On the Twitter account of the anime series »Sword Art Online« was released today announcedthat the second »SAO: Progressive« film, which will start in Japanese cinemas on September 10, 2022, will receive an IMAX release. You can find a visual of this later in this article.
Film adapted fourth novel volume
Sword Art Online Progressive The Movie: Scherzo of Deep Night is being directed by Ayako Kouno at Studio A-1 Pictures. Kento Toya (»Sword Art Online: Alicization«) is in charge of character design, while Yuki Kajiura (»Demon Slayer«) composed the music.
“Scherzo of Deep Night” tells the storyline of the fourth volume of the “Progressive” novel, with which the anime adaptation skips two volumes of the original. So far, no date has been confirmed for a release of the film in Germany and Austria.
The first progressive film, Sword Art Online Progressive: Aria of the Starless Night, opens in Japan on October 30, 2021. All previous anime works in the Sword Art Online franchise are available on DVD and Blu-ray from publisher peppermint anime.
More on the subject:
- Another trailer for the second »SAO: Progressive« movie
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For two months they have been trapped in the game of death whose name is Sword Art Online. Kirito and Asuna continue their fight at the top. The fifth level of Aincrad is a maze-like ruin and the two dare to plunder it for the treasures it contains.
After returning to the fourth level, it’s time to do some quests on behalf of the elf lord Yofilis – but this is where Asuna’s dissatisfaction begins, because in the process they have to face their very last favorite monster…
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