The release date for Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization in PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita are revealed. Bandai Namco noted that November 8th will be the release date for this upcoming RPG.
Following the release date, the bonus for pre-ordering is also revealed to be DLC costume. In North America, early consumers who buy the PlayStation 4 version will get the “Maid” and “Nightwear” costume pack for Asuna. Male characters will also be given a God Eater Soma Schicksal‘s costume, while other female characters are given God Eater 2: Rage Burst’ s Livie Collete‘s one. Meanwhile, Pre-ordering in Europe will get player to receive the same costume pack without the maid one, as well as a lithograph signed by Reki Kawahara, the author of Sword Art Online. The lithograph will only come with the game’s physical release.
In addition to the announcement, the publisher also details gameplay mechanics as follows:
Skill Tree System
During their trip in the virtual world of Sword Art Origin, players will be able to improve their fight skills thanks to the Skill Tree System. Numerous skills’ families will be available such as the Sword Skill or the Battle Skill. In each skills’ families, players will be able to learn different abilities to improve their way of fighting. Extra Skills, related to players ways of fighting (attack, heal, tank, etc.), will also be available and will permit players to be even more powerful. Players have to choose wisely because each skill can affect each battle!
In addition, players will be able to improve their relationships thanks to the Cosleeping Event and enjoy conversations with their partner lying down with her/him.
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in North America and Europe on November 8, 2016 as digital and physical release. Read more posts related to Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization here or Sword Art Online series here.