The Stage Panel for Sword Art Online during the Dengeki Bunko Fall Festival 2017 event in Tokyo announced that Sword Art Online will be receiving a 3rd season, adapting the Alicization arc.The new Sword Art Online 3rd Season will be titled Sword Art Online: Alicization.
Sword Art Online 3rd Season Poster
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka will return to voice Kirito and Haruka Tomatsu as Asuna
Summary For the Alicization arc
Kirito awakens in a vast, fantastical forest filled with towering trees. In his search for clues to the truth of his surroundings, he encounters a young boy who seems to know him. He ought to be a simple NPC, but the depth of his emotions seem no different than a human. As they search for the boy’s parents, Kirito finds a peculiar memory returning to him. A memory from his own childhood, of this boy and a girl, too, with golden hair, and a name he should have never forgotten—Alice.
The Dengeki Bunko Fall Festival 2017 event also announced the Gun Gale Online novel series by Keiichi Sigsawa will be receiving a new anime projected titled Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online.
Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Poster
Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Summary
Karen Kohiruimaki always felt out of place in the real world. Due to her extreme height, she found it hard to make friends with other girls her age. Everything changes when she’s introduced to VR and Gun Gale Online. In GGO, Karen is free to play the cute, chibi avatar of her dreams! Can Karen find friendship in this bullet-ridden MMO…?