|Source: SAO Integral Factor official website|
Bandai Namco, on February 19, announced Sword Art Online: Integral Factor, smartphone game, for West. The game was announced in September 2017 at Tokyo Game Show 2017.
Here are a few details about the game from the official website:
It’s the year 2022 —
The brilliant scientist Akihiko Kayaba has developed the first full dive VRMMORPG.
Sword Art Online…
But it turns out that logging before the game is cleared is impossible…
A Game Over means ‘Death’ in the real world.
Protagonist: The hero of the game is a former SAO beta tester.One of the people trapped in the game after it became officially available.
Heroine (Koharu): A former SAO beta tester. But she hasn’t played any serious VR game before SAO. She met and learned combat from the protagonist during beta testing, and they became friends. They swore to meet again when the official game was released.
Worldwide release special:
All the players will get the following bonuses when the game goes live:
- Arcana Gems x 2500. (Arcana Gems are fictional currency used within the game)
- In-game stamps x 2
- Skill record 4 Asuna: Attack and defense boost for a flying start. (Skill Records are special items that can be set on the protagonist or Koharu to customize them)
- Original avatar outfits: Along with the release of more languages, we are giving all users free original avatar outfits to use on yourself and your partner after the release of the game.