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Sword Art Online: The Movie - Ordinal Scale (2017)

Gekijo-ban Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale (original title)
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Kirito uncovers a conspiracy within Ordinal Scale, a popular VR game developed for a new system called The Augma.

Director:

Tomohiko Itô

Writers:

Tomohiko Itô (screenplay), Reki Kawahara (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka Yoshitsugu Matsuoka ... Kirito / Kazuto Kirigaya (voice)
Haruka Tomatsu ... Asuna Yuuki (voice)
Kanae Itô Kanae Itô ... Yui (voice)
Ayana Taketatsu Ayana Taketatsu ... Leafa / Suguha Kirigaya (voice)
Rina Hidaka Rina Hidaka ... Silica / Keiko Ayano (voice)
Ayahi Takagaki Ayahi Takagaki ... Lisbeth / Rika Shinozaki (voice)
Miyuki Sawashiro ... Sinon / Shino Asada (voice)
Hiroaki Hirata ... Klein (voice)
Hiroki Yasumoto Hiroki Yasumoto ... Agil (voice)
Shiori Izawa Shiori Izawa ... Pina (voice)
Hidenobu Kiuchi Hidenobu Kiuchi ... Dr. Kurahashi (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Satomi Akesaka Satomi Akesaka ... (voice)
Ayaka Asai Ayaka Asai ... (voice)
Ryan Bartley ... Yuna (voice)
Jeff M. Burns Jeff M. Burns ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Storyline

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, and soon Kirito decides to join them. However, they're about to find out that Ordinal Scale isn't all fun and games.

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It's just a game... Or so I thought


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

18 February 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Gekijouban Sôdo âto onrain: Ôdinaru sukêru See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

JPY 425,762,076 (Japan), 20 February 2017, Limited Release
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Dolby Digital

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Some elements from the Ninth novel (which at the time of the film's release had yet to have been adapted into the anime) are explored in the film. for example, the Book describing events during the SAO incident and Asana wanting Kirito to meet her mother are both elements briefly talked about in the novel. See more »

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After the secret ending has finished, a text will be shown on the screen stating "SAO Will Return". See more »

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Follows Sword Art Online (2012) See more »

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Lyrics by Yuki Kajiura
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The movie is great!
3 April 2019 | by yargitmeSee all my reviews

If you have never watched the series, that O.K the movie has a quick summary of 1st season and the animation is so perfect! The story reminds me of season 1 but i think its really good and creative.


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