The world is already gearing up for the worldwide premiere of one of this year’s most highly anticipated anime, Sword Art Online II, and its German distributor, Peppermint TV has shown a new TV ad for the upcoming anime. (subtitles are in German)
The anime is scheduled to premiere July 5, 2014 as and will undoubtedly be Summer 2014’s most hyped anime. Yoshitsugu Matsuoka will reprise his role as Kazuto Kirigaya/ Kirito, while Miyuki Sawashiro will be the voice of Shino/ Sinon. Sawashiro voiced Sinon in Sword Art Online Hollow Fragment as well as the 1st SAO game, Infinity Moment.
Peppermint TV will be distributing the anime in German-speaking countries Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Luxembourg, and Poland. Cable anime channel AniPlus will be airing the series in South Korea while iFun TV will be airing it in Taiwan. Wakanim meanwhile will be airing SAO II in French-speaking areas which include France, Switzerland, Belgium, Algeria, Monaco, Tunisia and Canada. Hulu.com, Crunchyroll and Daisuki.net meanwhile will be streaming the series worldwide.
Special screening for the premiere episode will be done in seven countries. The Anime Expo in Los Angeles, California will host a premiere event with SAO creator Reki Kawahara as the special guest on July 4, 2014 while it will be shown during the Japan Expo 2014 in Germany on the same date. It will also have premiere events in Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, and France.
Now, are you excited for SAO II or what?