Aniplex of America has announced that they will be releasing a Blu-ray Box Set for Sword Art Online. The set will include the entire first season and will also include the Extra Edition episode. The set will have a MSRP of $199.98, however RightStuf currently has the box set isted for $159.98.
The SAO Blu-ray Box set will include the following bonus features:
- Audio Commentary by Creators and Japanese Cast
- Textless Opening & Ending (Aincrad Arc)
- Textless Opening & Ending (Fairy Dance Arc)
- Special Short Animation “Sword Art OFFLINE”
- Original Web Previews
- SAO English Trailer
- SAO II Teaser Trailer
RightStuf provided a description for the story.
The mega-hit anime series “Sword Art Online” returns in a complete first season (episodes 1-25) Blu-ray box set which includes Extra Edition!
In the year 2022, a next-generation technology known as “NerveGear” has been developed, making Full Dives into a virtual dimension possible. The world’s first true VRMMORPG utilizing NerveGear known as “Sword Art Online (SAO)” has generated worldwide buzz, and on its official launch day, one player, Kirito, immerses himself in its virtual world.
But Akihiko Kayaba, the developer of SAO, proclaims the following to all players:
“This game is inescapable unless all levels are cleared. And in this world, “Game Over” means death in the real world.”
Those who are interested can preorder their set at the link below.