Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online (2012)

  • Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Action & Adventure
  • First Air Date: 2012-07-08
  • Last Air Date: 2019-03-31
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 74
  • Status: Returning Series
  • Episode Runtime: 24 min.
  • Production Company: A-1 Pictures
  • Networks: AT-X, Tokyo MX, BS11
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The players of a virtual reality MMORPG, Sword Art Online, are trapped and fighting for their very lives. After it is announced that the only way to leave the game is by beating it, Kirito—a very powerful swordsman—and his friends take on a quest to free all the minds trapped in Aincrad.

  • Keywords: fantasy, japan, virtual reality, swordplay, magic, sword fight, game, alternate reality, based on light novel, anime, mmorpg, survival game, action
  • Sword Art Online Trailer


    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2012-10-24
    24 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2012-07-07
    25 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2014-07-05
    24 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2018-10-07
    25 Episodes


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    Visual Effects Shingo Adachi Character Designer
    Visual Effects Tomoya Nishiguchi Character Designer
    Visual Effects Gou Suzuki Character Designer
    Visual Effects Gou Suzuki Animation Director
    Directing Sakuma Takashi Assistant Director
    Sound Yoshikazu Iwanami Sound Director
    Writing Reki Kawahara Writer
    Production Atsuhiro Iwakami Producer
    Production Yasunori Mori Producer
    Sound Yuki Kajiura Music