Bandai Namco announced that they are collaborating with NTT DoCoMo in a virtual reality game based in the Sword Art Online universe called Sword Art Online: Replication Project.
NTT DoCoMo is a prominent mobile phone operator in Japan which has worked with other companies such as Capcom, Konami, Koei Tecmo, Square Enix for mobile gaming.
Besides that, Bandai Namco is currently open a registration for participants of 5G testing and a hands on event that will take place in Tokyo Solomachi in Tokyo Skytree Town on December 8 through 10.
Below is the player character and the original heroine Mist.
Here’s the Sword Art Online: Replication Project introduction.
On day, you dive into the VRMMO Sword Art Online and taken as a prisoner on the world known as the floating island Aincrad.
You end up becoming one of the participants of a death game where “death in real life = death in reality.” This is where you encounter a pretty girl named Mist.
Will you be able to partake in this death game and its many difficulties that await, all while protecting the girl and staying alive until the end?
Sword Art Online: Replication Project is now still underdevelopment.