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Sword Art Online 2012

  • 2014-12-20T06:30:00-08:00
  • Tokyo MX
  • 2012-07-07T07:30:00-07:00
  • 25 mins
  • 20 hours, 25 mins
  • Japan
  • Japanese
  • Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Anime
In the near future, a Virtual Reality Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (VRMMORPG) called Sword Art Online has been released where players control their avatars with their bodies using a piece of technology called Nerve Gear. One day, players discover they cannot log out, as the game creator is holding them captive unless they reach the 100th floor of the game's tower and defeat the final boss. However, if they die in the game, they die in real life. Their struggle for survival starts now...

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Love The Online VR Animes...

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FIRST SEASON. The first part, the world of SAO, apart from fightings and MMOs stuff, is interesting and sometimes makes you think about the reality and existence, and even the relations established in virtual worlds. But second part, when world of Alfheim get into the show, is totally (s)crap.

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Yes, cliche. And yes, the animation isn't the best. And yes, female characters tend to be ruined in the end.

But it was still enjoyable overall. The friendships and action scenes are absolutely awesome in this.

I think this would be a great starter anime, but a well-seasoned anime fan probably won't find anything too interesting or original in this.

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