Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris Reveals New Playable Characters, Multiplayer, Advanced AI, & More

Today Bandai Namco Entertainment released new screenshots of Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris alongside English version of yesterday's trailer.

Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris

Today Bandai Namco Entertainment released a batch of new screenshots of Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris alongside English version of yesterday’s trailer.

We get to take a look at the Tactical Emulating AI System, which enables your AI party members to “memorize their own moves from the commands you sent them and use those moves depending on the situation.” 

Bandai Namco defines this a first-of-its-kind AI system.

On top of that, we get the reveal of  4-player multiplayer including the ability to customize your own character, and three new playable characters that can join your party, Bercouli, Fizel, and Linel.

We also get a reveal of the theme song performed by ReoNa, who also did the ending theme of the second season of the Sword Art Online Alicization anime.

You can check out all the screenshots and the trailer below.

If you want to learn more about Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris, you can enjoy the recent reveal of the traditional fanservice scenes in bed, two recent gameplay trailers featuring Kirito and Asuna respectively, on top of a video showing the first meeting between Asuna and Alice, the first look at Tiese and Ronyeextensive gameplay from a few months ago, and the previous trailer and screenshots.

You can also enjoy the original announcement trailer, another promotional videomore gameplay from a few months agomore screenshots, another trailer, and even more semi-recent  gameplay.

Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris will launch in the west on May 22 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC, one day after the Japanese release.

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