The Sword Art Online movie will be released in theaters worldwide on February 18th, 2017, publisher Kadokawa Corporation announced last night. In the movie, protagonists Kirito and Asuna become immersed—literally—in an augmented reality MMO called Ordinal Scale.

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You know, I really dug the first... half of the first season, while they were all still in the original online game. After that I lost interest, tone seemed to shift. Lots of stuff changed. Oh well!