HomeAnimeSneak peek into the confirmed "season 4" of the 'Sword art online'. Release date, cast, plot, trailer and everything you should know.

Sneak peek into the confirmed “season 4” of the ‘Sword art online’. Release date, cast, plot, trailer and everything you should know.

‘Sword art online’ is an adventure and sci-fi Anime T.V series, previously produced by A-1 Pictures. It is based on the light novel series by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by Abec. Its first season was aired in Japan between July and December 2012. The Anime is said to have great commercial success. And now the show is coming back with season 4 which has been confirmed, sending waves of happiness in the fans.

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The audience gave a mixed reaction to the series,  the animation was highly appreciated but at the same time, the plot and the pace of the series were criticized. All in all, the whole series is very engaging and best to binge-watch.

Release Date:

The creator of the anime had planned to end all the seasons of the series by 2022, but due to the pandemic, everything seems to be delayed. Season 4 was supposed to be released by the end of October 2020 but is delayed with no further information. It might get released by the end of this year or early 2021.


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All the characters from the previous season are set to return in season 4 as the gameplay has to continue. Some of the characters that could be seen are Kazuto Kirigaya, Asuna Yuuki, Alice Zuber, Asada Shino, Eugeo, Quinella, Sortiliena Serlut.


The series revolves around two main characters, Kazuto Kirigaya and Asuna Yuuki. Set in the year 2022, A virtual role-playing game named ‘sword art online’ is released. Both the main characters meet in the game and develop feelings towards each other that lead to their marriage. Together, to free themselves, they defeat the leader of the guild that Asuna joined in. Season 4 will be the continuation of season 3 and more adventure thriller will be seen and experienced.


A sneak peek into season 4 was released at the beginning of this month. The trailer is being appreciated by fans all around the world. Watch the trailer below.



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