Sword Art Online will continue it’s success story this fall with its new season, Sword Art Online: Alicization Arc. After the huge success that the movieSword Art Online: Ordinal Scalehad all around the world with a box office revenue of over 4.3 billion yen, it has been announced that the long-awaited premiere of the Alicization Arc will be shown in seven countries worldwide. Aside from Japan, those countries are the USA, Australia, France, Germany, Russia, and South Korea.
The first episode will be shown at the premiere, before the regular broadcasting start, and it will be a special 1-hour episode. The Japanese premiere will be held at the Tokyo International Forum C and voice actors Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu, and Ai Kayano will be attending the event as guests. Fans who come to the event in any of the countries will receive a special illustration card as a present. Detailed information about the premiere event in other countries will be revealed at a later point. You can find information about the Japan premiere below.
Sword Art Online: Alicization Arc Japan Premiere
Date: 15 September 2018, 12:00 and 15:30 (JST)
Guests: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu, and Ai Kayano
Program: 1 hour special of episode 1 of Sword Art Online: Alicization Arc, stage event with the main cast
Present: Illustration card
Venue: Tokyo International Forum Hall C
Tickets: 4,000 yen (incl. tax)
Ticket website: http://eplus.jp/sao-a-20180915/
Pre-sale tickets are available from 10 August at 10:00 until 19 August 2018. General sales will start on 1 September 2018, 10:00 (JST)