Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | Release Date JP

At TGS 2017, Bandai Namco held a live event for the Sword Art Online franchise. At the event, the company revealed a new story trailer for Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet and revealed other details about the title.

You can check out the story trailer below.

Franchise mainstays (Kirito, Asuna, Sinon, Lisbeth, Leafa and Silica) will be receiving new character designs for the game. You can check those out below.

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | New Character Designs

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | Silica

In Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet, the main character of the story is your custom created character. You will meet brand new characters made specially for the game as well as meet well known characters from the franchise such as Kirito, Asuna and Sinon. It appears you will also come into conflict with Kirito sometime in the story.

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | Custom Characters

The new characters introduced are as follows (note the spelling for these names are not official):

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | New Characters

  • Kureha (Pink Haired Heroine, voiced by: Ayane Sakura)
  • Zeliska (Middle Character in Blue, voiced by: Mamiko Noto)
  • ArFA-sys. (Support AI)

Downloadable Content as well as a Season Pass were also announced for the title. It appears the DLC will involve some type of expansions for the story as well as something for Asuna.

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | DLC 1

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | DLC 2

The premium edition for the game was also shown. You can check out a picture of the contents below.

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet | Premium Edition

Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet is set to release on February 8, 2018 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam in Japan. The game will release in the West for the same platforms in 2018.

Patrick Aguda
Patrick is an avid fan of both video games and anime. He has been a fan of anime since his older sister introduced him to the genre when he was younger. He grew up watching shows such as Cardcaptor Sakura, Digimon Adventure, Gundam Wing, Dragon Ball Z, Tenchi Muyo and Yu Yu Hakusho. His favorite games include Persona 3 Portable, Steambot Chronicles and the .hack//G.U. trilogy. He strongly believes that Sinon, Maki and Mash are best girls.