Bandai Namco Entertainment have released a new gameplay trailer for Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris, focusing on the game’s combat.
Up to four players can slice through the virtual Underworld, using team-up attacks and sacred arts to obliterate foes, and perfectly timed guards and parries to leave foes vulnerable. Players can also develop skill trees and select gear to customize their party.
You can find the Battle Gameplay trailer below.
You can find the full rundown (via the official website) below.
Your Journey Is Ready To Begin…
For the first time ever, players can experience SWORD ART ONLINE’s anime storyline in game format with SWORD ART ONLINE Alicization Lycoris! Play as the protagonist Kirito and immerse yourself in “Underworld,” a mysterious virtual world set in the anime’s Alicization arc. Featuring intense battle action, stunning JRPG visuals, and an expansive world to explore; your journey through the latest VRMMO SWORD ART ONLINE game is ready to begin!
Lycoris is a species of flower found in the South of Japan which symbolizes passion, sad memories, reunion, and self-reliance. Experience these themes as you dive into the game’s storyline.
Faithful to the Original Work
Kirito has awoken in a mysterious yet somehow familiar virtual world where AIs behave like humans. In this world, Kirito meets a young man named Eugeo. They make a promise where their destinies will soon become entwined. To keep that promise and stay together, they must venture onwards.
Meet your Favorite Characters
Relive the story of Alicization with your favorite characters such as Kirito, Eugeo, Alice, Administrator, and many more.
Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris launches July 9th in Japan, and July 10th worldwide, for Windows PC (via Steam), PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.