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Gaming PR: THE SWORD ART ONLINE SAGA CONTINUES AS BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES SWORD ART ONLINE: HOLLOW REALIZATION™!

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Sword Art Online fans, check this out! — THE SWORD ART ONLINE SAGA CONTINUES AS BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES SWORD ART ONLINE: HOLLOW REALIZATION™!   Dive into a brand-new adventure while Kirito is thrown back into a new VRMMORPG world: Sword Art: Origin!   SYDNEY, 9TH November 2016 — BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, the premiere publisher of anime video games, has released SWORD ART ONLINE: HOLLOW REALIZATION for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and PlayStation®Vita handheld system in Europe, Middle-East, Africa and Australasia. Based on the worldwide hit Sword Art Online franchise and with an original story supervised by Reki Kawahara, players will assume the role of Kirito to explore the world of Ainground in the most immersive single player MMO-like … Continue reading

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Sword Art Online II Part 3 Review (Bluray)

Sword Art Online II has returned for its third partial release. The insanely popular anime, created by A-1 Pictures and distributed by Madman here in Australia, returns to the land of fairies and Norse mythology with a short, enjoyable quest to obtain Excalibur and the beginnings of a new arc focusing on Asuna. While they were enjoyable episodes as a whole, the Excalibur arc was quite short. Nonetheless, expect the same outstanding action sequences, excellent animation and enjoyable soundtrack, staples of this great series. Part 3 leaves the world of Gun Gal Online and returns to Alfhiem Online, the game featured in the second half of the first series. After being swallowed by a giant worm, Kirito, Leafa and Yui … Continue reading

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Sword Art Online II Part 2 Review (Bluray)

It gets more and more exciting for another release of the Sword Art Online anime series. This steady release of the second season only heightens the excitement for more Sword Art Online. Alas, all good things must come to an end and Sword Art Online II Part 2 is the conclusion of one of the more exciting VRMMOs in the world, Gun Gal Online. Kirito and Sinon are part of the final of the Bullet of Bullets tournament. As they progress, they finally encounter Death Gun, who has been killing the real life counterparts of the in game avatars. With exciting action sequences, an excellent continuation of the plot, great animation and great visuals, the second part of this first … Continue reading

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Sword Art Online II Part 1 (BluRay)

A second series of Sword Art Online is upon the English speaking world and it’s off to a great start. Sword Art Online II Part 1 focuses on the beginnings of an arc set in a VRMMORPG known as Gun Gale Online. As the name suggests, the main gameplay mechanic is gunplay. It already has a superior story to the last arc as well as an interesting new character to help out the hero of the story, who ventures alone in this one. The amazing art and character designs and decent sound design round off an excellent package, even if it’s only seven episodes long. Sword Art Online II picks up after one year of the events of Sword Art … Continue reading

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Accel World Part 2 Review

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The VR fighting game story continues in the second half of the Accel World story, with the amazing quality animation continuing on with Sunrise and the original story by Sword Art Onlines writer, and the original novels author, Reiki Kawahara. Accel World is the better VR story by the author, and this second part exemplifies that fact. Action, adventure, hardship, relationship woes and drama, this second installment of Accel World has something for everybody. See also, more Kuroyukihime. At the end of the last season, we just begin to see the beginning of Accel Worlds world-building, with the introduction of some of the more interesting player zones, as well as the coloured Kings of each region in Japan. At the … Continue reading

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Madman Announcements At Supanova

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During the Supanova Pop Culture Expo in Sydney, Madman announced three bits of interesting news that fans can be on the lookout for soon. These things range from Anime releases to, what looks to be, a pretty cool Anime exhibition in itself. These announcements are: Tokyo Ghoul is to stream on Madmans Anime Lab streaming service. The Second Sword Art Online Exhibition (SMASH! (Sydney), AVCON (Adeliade), and Armageddon (NZ)) And the acquisition of the Anime series’: Ben-to, Hetailia: The Beautiful World (S5) and the Black Butler/Kuroshitsuji movie. See below for the full Press Releases: — Madman acquires TOKYO GHOUL – set for simulcast on AnimeLab in July. Madman is thrilled to announce today that it has acquired Australian & New … Continue reading

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Anime PR: SWORD ART ONLINE – 2014 EXHIBITION TOUR COMING TO AUSTRALIA

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This is strange, as Sword Art Online certainly isn’t a masterpiece or influential work in any case. But still, it’s pretty interesting. See the full release below for details on this upcoming tour. — SWORD ART ONLINE – 2014 EXHIBITION TOUR COMING TO AUSTRALIA.   Madman Entertainment, in conjunction with Aniplex of America, are thrilled to announce a Sword Art Online Exhibition Tour will be coming to select cities across Australia in 2014.   Featuring original artwork pieces from the show including character designs, storyboards, key animation frames and more, the Sword Art Online Exhibition will to give fans a unique behind the scenes look at the creative process and how the hit anime series was created.   The exhibition … Continue reading

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