Upcoming SAO season 3, Sword Art Online: Alicization is set to premiere in October 2018. The anime is an adaptation of Reki Kawahara’s sci-fi action adventure light novel series Sword Art Online. Furthermore, the official sources released a teaser PV on Twitter earlier today. The adaptation for the season three will be based on the fourth arc of the novel – from volume 9th to 14th. Also, A-1 Pictures will be the studio producing this season.
Shingo Adach has drawn the Key visuals, who is also in charge of the character designs. The visual depicts three people, Kirito, Alice and Eugeo. The anime is the story of Kirito, trapped in the game world using virtual reality technology he aims to clear the game with his colleagues. The first season of TV animation ran from 2012, the second season, “Sword Art · Online II” went on air in 2014. Also, in 2017 “Theater version Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale ” was released.
Additionally, the details of the voice cast are that Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Kirito and Haruka Tomatsu as Asuna have made a return. Also, new members joining will be Ai Kayano playing Alice, and Nobunaga Shimazaki playing Eugeo.
Sword Art Online: Alicization – Teaser PV
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Source: Comic Natalie