Bandai Namco has revealed more SAO:AL / Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris playable characters, alongside tantalizing glimpses into the story and gameplay! The upcoming action RPG game is slated for release on 22 May 2020 for the Southeast Asia region (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia & Philippines).
The latest trailer has revealed the opening theme ‘Scar / Let’ by artist, ReoNa. The Underworld will evolve even more with the emergence of the mysterious Hersyrian, Black Knight and Mysterious Giant. For game original character Medina, sneak a glimpse into her story, of her past and her future. These additions of new stories and characters will only expand the relationship players can have with these characters, as well as possible interactions between themselves in the game.
Utilize the eight different Sacred Arts in order to turn the tides of battle and counter your enemies! Each Sacred Art will have their own unique battle effects, and can be charged to become even stronger! Confirmed playable characters are listed as follows:
- Renly Synthesis Twenty-Seven: Part of the Integrity Knights, he battles against the Dark Territory forces as the leader of the Human Empire army. Renly is the only character who can use the Twin-Wing Blades weapons and especially the “Twin-Edged Wings”.
- Sheyta Synthesis Twelve: Integrity Knight also known as Sheyta the Silent Taciturn, the Administrator gave Sheyta a divine weapon able to slash any and all things, The Black Lily Sword.
- Sortiliena Serlut: Graduating second in her class at the Swordcraft Academy, Sortiliena was served by Kirito whom earned her respect. She uses her own battle style with Claymore-type weapons.
Digital early purchase bonus and Day-1 retail package bonus for Southeast Asia will also contain:
- 4 Original Costume Design Contest in-game costumes
- SAO Coin: 200