The Sword Art Online stage panel at the “Dengeki Bunko Fall Festival 2017” event in Tokyo has announced that a television anime adaptation of the Alicization arc in Reki Kawahara’s Sword Art Online light novel series is launching. The third series is titled Sword Art Online: Alicization. The Alicization arc is covered in Volumes 9 through 18 of the original novel series.
The series will again star Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Kirito and Haruka Tomatsu as Asuna. Ai Kayano will play Alice, and Nobunaga Shimazaki will play Eugeo.