Sword Art Online season 4 can’t back anytime soon according to Netflix and anime series official social media accounts. Fans waiting new season after binge-watch to the third season. This is one of the most popular anime series also available to watch on the Netflix platform. Sword Art Online recently installment for the third season and fans asking when is the release date of season 4? There are too many questioning when they expect to watch season 4 on Netflix. And ‘Sword Art Online’ is a Japanese anime sci-fi genre series created by Reki Kawahara and produced by A-1 Pictures studios. After the first season of the anime, the series has grown to be one of the most popular anime franchises on the platform.
When is the ‘Sword Art Online’ Season 4 Release Date for Netflix?
There’s no official confirmation that season 4 is coming to the Netflix platform. But when we back to other seasons schedule and a series way to the new season also will be available on Netflix in the US region, after the broadcast on other platforms.
News: We are ecstatic to announce that Sword Art Online Alicization War of Underworld will be returning on July 11, 2020! Catch The Last Season every Saturday on @hulu @Crunchyroll @FUNimation and @HIDIVEofficial ! pic.twitter.com/HQDB3fi5jp
— Sword Art Online (@SwordArtUSA) June 10, 2020
So there’s an 18-month gap between the air finale episode of SAO season 3 on March 31st, 2019. And the anime series Netflix release date on October 1st, 2020. When we look at this, we guess Sword Art Online Season 4 will be available on Netflix US in 2022. However, Sword Art Online: Progress movie ‘Aria of a Starless Night’ will release in 2021. According to their official Twitter account.
『劇場版 ソードアート・オンライン プログレッシブ 星なき夜のアリア』
— アニメ ソードアート・オンライン 公式 (@sao_anime) November 8, 2020
How can you watch SAO season 4 online?
If you’re outside in the US region, you can watch this anime all 23 episodes of the fourth season on Crunchyroll, FUNimation, HIDIVE, and Hulu platforms.
What’s the synopsis of ‘SAO’ season 4?
Season 4 also follows the six months that have passed since the fierce battle against the Administrator. Alice has brought Kirito to her childhood home, Rulid Village, where they live peacefully. Gazing out at the world that she saved with Kirito, Alice reflects on all that’s happened.
Characters and cast:
- Kirito – Yoshitsugu Matsuoka / Bryce Papenbrook
- Asuna – Haruka Tomatsu / Cherami Leigh
- Leafa – Ayana Taketatsu
- Sinon – Miyuki Sawashiro
- Alice – Ai Kayano
According to this conclusion, ‘Sword Art Online’ Season 4 will release on Netflix sometime in 2022. Check out the trailer below!
About Sword Art Online (via Wikipedia)
Sword Art Online is a Japanese light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The series takes place in the near future and focuses on protagonist Kazuto “Kirito” Kirigaya and Asuna Yuuki as they play through various virtual reality MMORPG worlds. Kawahara originally wrote the series as a web novel on his website from 2002 to 2008. The light novels began publication on ASCII Media Works’ Dengeki Bunko imprint from April 10, 2009, with a spin-off series launching in October 2012. The series has spawned nine manga adaptations published by ASCII Media Works and Kadokawa. The novels and the manga adaptations have been licensed for release in North America by Yen Press.
An anime television series produced by A-1 Pictures, known simply as Sword Art Online, aired in Japan between July and December 2012, with a television film Sword Art Online: Extra Edition airing on December 31, 2013, and a second season, titled Sword Art Online II, airing between July and December 2014. An animated film titled Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale, featuring an original story by Kawahara, premiered in Japan and Southeast Asia on February 18, 2017, and was released in the United States on March 9, 2017. A spin-off anime series titled Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online premiered in April 2018, while a third season titled Sword Art Online: Alicization aired from October 2018 to September 2020. An anime film adaptation of Sword Art Online: Progressive is set to premiere in Q4 2021. A live-action series will be produced by Netflix. Six video games based on the series have been released for multiple consoles.
Sword Art Online has received widespread commercial success, with the light novels having over 26 million copies sold worldwide. The light novel series had good reviews, mainly on later arcs, while other series like Progressive were praised since the beginning. The anime series has received mixed to positive reviews, with praise for its animation, musical score and exploration of the psychological aspects of virtual reality, but criticisms for its pacing and writing.