The second part of Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of Underworld will have 11 episodes

On the official site for the animated franchise of Sword Art Online, it was confirmed again that the second part of Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld It will have a total of eleven episodes distributed in four Blu-ray / DVD releases, scheduled for the following dates:

  • Volume 5 (episodes 13-15): September 9, 2020.
  • Volume 6 (episodes 16-18): October 14, 2020.
  • Volume 7 (episodes 19-21): November 11, 2020.
  • Volume 8 (episodes 22-23): December 9, 2020.

For its part, the series premiered today in Japan. Sword Art Online: Alicization It is an adaptation of the "Arc Alicization" from Reki Kawahara's series of light novels that will air in a total of four arcs. "War of Underworld" aired the first 12 aired in the first part released in October 2019.

Reki Kawahara began publishing the novels independently in 2002, and subsequently published it through the publisher. Kadokawa in April 2009, counting to date with 23 volumes. The franchise is one of the most successful light novel series in Japan, considered the light novel of the decade by fans.

Synopsis of Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld

Kirito suddenly wakes up in a vast and fantastic forest full of towering trees. In his search for clues that indicate where he is, he runs into a boy who seems to know him. It seems to be a simple NPC, but its conversation and depth show that it could be a human. As they search together for the boy's parents, a memory begins to echo in his head, a memory of his own childhood, where this boy and another girl appear, who also has golden hair and a name that he should never have forgotten: Alice.

Source: Official site

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