After its delay due to COVID-19, the “Final Season” of Sword Art Online Alicization War of Underworld is finally back on track. It will finally return in Japan on July 11, 2020, and Aniplex has released a brand new PV to tease its return. The video also previews the ED theme song, “I will…” by Eir Aoi.
— アニメ ソードアート・オンライン 公式 (@sao_anime) July 2, 2020
The anime season was originally set to premiere last April, but the COVID-19 pandemic hit Japan hard during that time. Work on the anime was stalled, so production was delayed, as is the broadcast.
Manabu Ono will be returning as director, with A-1 Pictures once agaain animating the series. The studio has animated Sword Art Online since its first season. Meanwhile, Shingo Adachi is doing the character designs with Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale animation directors Gou Suzuki and Tomoya Nishiguchi. Meanwhile, none other than ReoNa is performing the OP theme song, and its title is “ANIMA”.
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Source: SAO Anime Twitter Page