Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online Alicization Parts 1 & 2

The number of manga, light novels and anime being produced around the isekai storytelling trope continues to increase as each season passes us by. Isekai focuses on characters who for some reason or another, find themselves trapped in or...

Accel World vs Sword Art Online to Receive English Localisation in July

Although not an unfounded crossover given its source material, Bandai Namco Entertainment have confirmed they will be releasing the action RPG Accel World Vs. Sword Art Online on the PlayStaton 4 and PlayStation Vita on July 7th 2017. As...

Sword Art Online: Extra Edition

First airing at the end of 2013, Sword Art Online: Extra Edition is a 1 hour 40 minute feature based on the Sword Art Online anime franchise. Airing approximately six months before the show's second season began its 24-episode run in Japan and...

Madman Entertainment Open Pre-Orders for December 2016 Anime Release Slate

Last month, Australian anime publisher Madman Entertainment opened up pre-orders for their November 2016 release slate. In addition to a number of new releases, the company seemed to be gearing up for the Christmas season, with complete season collections...

Aniplex of America to Host ‘Sword Art Online Festival’ During Anime Expo 2016

Above: Promotional trailer for Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale. As fans of the successful media franchise will already know, there is a new Sword Art Online film on the horizon. Known as Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal...

Sword Art Online II Part 1

Regular readers of The Otaku's Study may already know, I consider the anime adaptations of both Mamare Touno's Log Horizon and Reki Kawahara's other light novel project Accel World to have provided a more satisfying watch compared to the...

Available this Month from Madman Entertainment [August 2015 Edition]

While Madman Entertainment will return to releasing their monthly anime releases closer to the middle of the month starting in September, those looking for their monthly Madman anime fix can head down to stores from today to pick up...

Available This Month From Yen Press [April 2015 Edition]

Manga fans have quite a lot to look forward to this month, with North American manga publisher Yen Press offering a sizable selection of published works throughout April 2015. Approximately fourteen titles will be available over the next few...

SMASH! 2014 – Lisbeth’s Smith Shop Merchandise List

In addition to the Sword Art Online Exhibition being on display at the Sydney Manga and Anime Show (SMASH!) 2014 this weekend, Madman Entertainment will also be opening a merchandise store dubbed "Lisbeth's Smith Shop". This shop will feature...

Madman Entertainment Announce the Second Instalment of Sword Art Online Exhibition Tour

While to be completely honest I only found little of interest at the Sword Art Online Exhibition Tour booth during Supanova Gold Coast (Possibly because a crowd consisting dozens of people is not the best way to appreciate artwork), Madman Entertainment...

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