The second Sword Art Online Progressive movie is now releasing worldwide in different regions. The film has been released in the Philippines today. Now the isekai action-adventure is about to make its entrance in the western regions.
Tickets are also available in Poland, where the film will be released on the same day. For Dutch audiences, the film will arrive on February 23.
Previously, the release dates for certain western regions were announced. Here is the list below:
|US and Canada||February 3, 2023|
|UK and Ireland||February 1, 2023|
|Australia and New Zealand||February 2, 2023|
Sword Art Online Progressive: Scherzo of Deep Night premiered in Japan on October 22, 2022, after a delay due to COVID-19. The film topped the chart on its opening weekend and has earned about $8.6 million in gross turnover.
Ayako Kono directed the film at A-1 Pictures. Kento Toya designed the characters. Yukito Kizawa composed the script for the film. Yuki Kajiura composed the music.
Aniplex is releasing the film in the US, Canada, and other western regions.
About Sword Art Online Progressive: Scherzo of Deep Night
Sword Art Online -Progressive- Scherzo of Deep Night is the sequel to the Sword Art Online -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night anime film. It is the second part of the Sword Art Online franchise’s -Progressive- film series.
The film adapts the novel’s Aincrad arc in more detail with extra footage and content. Scherzo of a Deep Night is set in Aincrad’s dangerous fifth floor that Kirito and his gang have to clear.
Two Major guilds – The Aincrad Liberation Squad and the Dragon Knights Brigade enter into a conflict that engulfs Kirito and Asuna. Elsewhere, a mysterious figure is pulling the strings.
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