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The second Sword Art Online The Film -Progressive- The anime film recently revealed plans for the September 10 premiere in Japan, and those who attend can expect a special bonus while supplies last. Along with a set of character-themed tickets that go on sale July 30 – pictured above and featuring Mito, Asuna, Kirito and Argo – fans who purchase will receive a special canvas board featuring the the film’s first key visual.

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Here is an example canvas:

Before the release of the sequel, the first movie—Sword Art Online -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night– will get revival screenings in select Japanese theaters starting August 2.

There is also an additional place for THE ART OF SWORD ART ONLINE exhibition, which will be held in Osaka after its presentation this month at the Royal Ueno Museum in Tokyo.

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Key cast members from the first film will return for the sequel, subtitled “Scherzo of Deep Night,” at A-1 Pictures, including Ayako Kono as director, Kento Toya as character designer and production director. chief animation, Yasuyuki Kai as action director and monster designer, and Yuki Kajiura as music composer.

It has already been confirmed that Yoshitsugu Matsuoka and Haruka Tomatsu will return as Kirito and Asuna, joined by Shiori Izawa (Nanachi in Made in the Abyss) as Argo “The Rat”, an information broker in Sword Art Online.

Sword Art Online -Progressive-a retelling of the Aincrad arc of the series, was first published by author Reki Kawahara in 2012 and now spans eight volumes, with each volume typically covering a single floor in the Sword Art Online game, at from floor 1 in Air of a starless night. “Scherzo of Deep Night” is the title of the fourth volume’s storyline, which means we’ll be moving to Level 5 of Sword Art Online when the new movie is released this fall in Japan.

Yen Press, which publishes the official English version of the light novels, describes the volume as follows:

It’s been barely two months since they were trapped in the game of death that is Sword Art Online, and Kirito and Asuna continue their struggle at the forefront of progress in the game. The Fifth Floor of Aincrad is a labyrinthine ruin, and the two dare to take pleasure in plundering it for the treasure it contains. Back on the fourth floor, it’s time to do some quests on behalf of the elf lord Yofilis – but here begins Asuna’s displeasure, because in doing so they’ll have to face her least favorite monster ever…

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