Aniplex will release the Sword Art Online 10th Anniversary Box to celebrate the anime adaptation’s anniversary in 2022. The large compilation will have twenty discs in addition to a 500-page storyboard book and a 100-page illustration book. This will consist of Sword Art Online anime seasons and their soundtracks.
The 20-disc collection will consist of twelve Blu-ray video discs and eight audio CDs. The video segments will consist of the first two anime seasons, the Extra Edition, and the Ordinal Scale movie. It will also include the anime’s trailers, creditless opening/ending segments, and commentary videos featuring chibi characters.
The audio part of the box will have more than 200 tracks. It will comprise 131 tracks from the Sword Art Online Music Collection, 19 songs from the first Song Collection, 22 from the second one, and 60 tracks from the Ordinal Scale soundtrack.
Pre-orders of the Sword Art Online 10th Anniversary Box are available on several websites, including Aniplex+, Amazon Japan, and AmiAmi, with an MSRP of 65,780 yen (~$518). Only 10,000 sets of the limited box will be available for sale.
2022 marks the tenth anniversary of Sword Art Online‘s anime adaptation, which first aired in 2012. The franchise has its roots in Reki Kawahara’s self-published web novels in 2002 and the official light novels that started publication in 2009. The series’ latest console game is Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris, available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
The Sword Art Online 10th Anniversary Box will release in Japan on October 31, 2022.