One month after Kayaba Akihiko's game of death began, the death toll continues to rise, two thousand players having already lost their lives to the ultra-difficult VRMMO world of Sword Art Online. On the day of the strategy meeting to plan out the first-floor boss battle, Kirito, a solo player who vows to fight alone to get stronger, runs into a rare, high-level female player. She gracefully dispatches powerful monsters with a single rapier that flashes like a shooting star in the night...
- Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction
- Studio: Kadokawa, Aniplex, Bandai Namco Entertainment, A-1 Pictures, EGG FIRM, Sonilude, Straight Edge
- Keyword: video game, based on novel or book, monster, virtual reality, sword fight, romance, survival, combat, fantasy world, anime, mmorpg, virtual world
- Cast: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu, Inori Minase, Koichi Yamadera, Hiroki Yasumoto, Nobuyuki Hiyama