Sword Art Online EX-CHRONICLE Online VR Event Announced

The global version of Sword Art Online -EX-CHRONICLE- Online Edition is coming soon! This exhibition is the English version of “Sword Art Online -EX-CHRONICLE- Online Edition” held exclusively in Japan from November 20 through December 7, 2021. This special event will deliver VR and other online experiences to SAO fans around the world, including numerous anime materials and an immersive world view of the globally popular anime. Additionally, visitors can purchase official merchandise produced exclusively for this event!

Tickets are on sale now!

The global version will be available in these countries/regions: Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Macau, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Enjoy a unique online experience in 360-degree virtual space as if you’ve dived into the world of SAO!

You can enjoy this exhibition through different platforms; this event is not limited to VR headsets and gaming PCs. Visitors without VR headsets can also enjoy EX-CHRONICLE’s WEB VR experience with a smartphone or PC.

  • “Town of Beginnings” can be enjoyed for free.
  • Experience the mega-popular four-sided theater video as if you have dived into the world of SAO.
  • Enjoy enormous amounts of anime materials on display, including special behind-the-scenes work.
  • Pick up cool SAO weapons and fight the Boss Battle “The Skull Reaper” with your friends in real-time.

Limited Merchandise Available for the Global Version

We have physical and digital merchandise line-ups only for this SAO exhibition! Physical items such as T-shirts and towels were carefully selected from popular items sold in the Japanese edition. They are available as pre-order for fans in Germany, Hong Kong, Korea, Macau, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, the UK, and the US. Digital items will also be available without any limitation in numbers or location.

The online market will open for sale at the same time as the start of the exhibition. Don’t miss it!

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ReoNa’s Special Mini Live Using State of the Art Technology

Enjoy a special mini-live online concert by ReoNa, a popular artist who has performed many SAO-related songs. This recording uses the virtual camera system “jeannedarc” and links virtual space with motion capture studio. A new form of performance will be streamed by going back and forth in space with the same camera coordinates. CG and the real ReoNa will appear at the concert. Please look forward to the unique live performance that can be enjoyed only from this virtual world. 

  • “jeannedarc” is a system developed independently by KAYAC Akiba Studio.
  • Anyone with an admission ticket to Sword Art Online – EX-CHRONICLES – Online Edition can watch this live performance.  
  • The concert can be viewed from any device (PCs, smartphones, Gaming PC App, and VR App).  

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A special trailer was released to preview the event which you can check out below:

“Sword Art Online EX-CHRONICLE” is scheduled to be held from Monday, February 21 at 8 PM PST / 11 PM EAST to Thursday, March 10 at 11:59 PST / March 11 at 1:59 AM EST. Tickets are 3,800 yen each or about $33.02 USD for the VR experience and 3,300 yen each or about $28.68 USD for the online experience. You can learn more information via their official website at the following link: https://2021.sao-ex-chronicle.com/s/excglb/?utm_source=mr&utm_medium=owned&utm_campaign=mr

Source: Press Release