Wrapping up the week, Aniplex of America announced that they have begun ticket sales for the upcoming nationwide theatrical release of Sword Art Online the Movie -Ordinal Scale- on their official homepage (www.sao-movie.net/us). Aniplex of America, along with the film distribution company ELEVEN ARTS, will be kicking off their national release of this animated feature on Thursday, March 9th with a special one-night Fathom Event.
Aniplex describes the feature
Fans of the Sword Art Online franchise can experience an all new adventure with Kirito, Asuna, and their party members as they explore the world of “Ordinal Scale,” a new hit game utilizing augmented reality technology. Players are about to find the line between the virtual world and reality beginning to blur and their worst nightmares coming true… As his fellow players find themselves in danger, the hero is called upon once again – can Kirito save his friends, or is this going to be game over for him…?
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