Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale US Theater Tickets Go On Sale January 6

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

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The official Twitter page for Sword Art Online announced that US nationwide theater tickets for Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale will go on sale starting January 6, 2017 at 12 pm (PST) or 3 pm (EST). You can check out their Twitter post announcing the sell date below.

 

 

You can purchase tickets for the movie on the film’s official website HERE. A list of theaters will also be made available on January 6.

A prologue of the film is provided by Aniplex USA:

In 2022, the world of virtual reality was upended by the arrival of a new invention from a genius programmer, Akihiko Kayaba. Called NerveGear, it was the first full-dive system and with it, came endless possibilities to VRMMORPGs.
In 2026, a new machine called the Augma is developed to compete against the NerveGear and its successor, the Amusphere. A next-gen wearable device, the Augma doesn’t have a full-dive function like its predecessors. Instead, it uses Augmented Reality (AR) to get players into the game. It is safe, user-friendly and lets users play while they are conscious, making it an instant hit on the market. The most popular game on the system is “Ordinal Scale” (aka: OS), an ARMMORPG developed exclusively for the Augma.
Asuna and the gang have already been playing OS for a while, by the time Kirito decides to join them. They’re about to find out that Ordinal Scale isn’t all fun and games…
Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale is set to premiere in the US nationwide on March 9, 2017.

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