Do you love Sword Art Online and want more? With Alicization – War of Underworld concluding, there is more adventures for Sword Art Online. According to Crunchyroll, the official website of Sword Art Online announced that there is plans for an anime adaptation of Sword Art Online Progressive. Currently, there is six volumes of the novel and it was written by Sword Art Online creator Reki Kawahara. Sword Art Online Progressive is a light novel series retelling the story about Kirito and Asuna during the captivity of Aincrad arc. This will include stories that wasn’t shown in the original Sword Art Online season 1 anime. There is no further news of when the anime will be completed.
Synopsis on Light Novel volume 1 from YenPress:
‘There’s no way to beat this game. The only difference is when and where you die…’One month has passed since Akihiko Kayaba’s deadly game began, and the body count continues to rise. Two thousand players are already dead. Kirito and Asuna are two very different people, but they both desire to fight alone. Nonetheless, they find themselves drawn together to face challenges from both within and without. Given that the entire virtual world they now live in has been created as a deathtrap, the surviving players of Sword Art Online are starting to get desperate, and desperation makes them dangerous to loners like Kirito and Asuna. As it becomes clear that solitude equals suicide, will the two be able to overcome their differences to find the strength to believe in each other, and in so doing survive?Sword Art Online: Progressive is a new version of the Sword Art Online tale that starts at the beginning of Kirito and Asuna’s epic adventure–on the very first level of the deadly world of Aincrad!