BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. has announced that SWORD ART ONLINE Alicization Rising Steel, the mobile RPG based on the beloved anime series, is celebrating its first anniversary with rewards within the campaign, including bonuses for connecting, free character and weapon recruits, double Quest rewards, and much more.
The in-game campaign includes the following:
- Bonus for connecting
- Players will receive up to 15 Golden Recruitment Tickets, which can be used for specific recruits, as well as various other rewards, including upgrade items, by connecting to the game for 10 different days during the campaign period.
- Every Wednesday during the campaign, players will also be able to participate in a bonus roulette per connection to obtain golden recruitment tickets.
- Daily between November 1-8, players will be given character recruits up to 110X; there will also be Step-Up recruitment from November 7 to November 29.
- Players will receive 3x free weapon recruits each day for the duration of the campaign.
- Additionally, and only three times, guaranteed 4 * recruits will be available during the first anniversary campaign.
- Active Link Skills
- Some characters available during the anniversary recruits will possess the Active Link ability, which will allow them to connect with other members of the group to increase damage, improve the critical attack rate, extra attacks and other additional effects; Running Active Link will trigger other special animations for the characters.
- Double rewards for Quest
- All players will receive double rewards for Quest from October 31 to December 9.
- Gameplay updates
- On October 31, new features will be added to the game, such as Passive Skills for the party, new maximum level unlocks, Guild Stickers and much more.
Also, following the game’s first anniversary, the main story of SWORD ART ONLINE Alicization Rising Steel will revolve around the Moon Cradle chapter of the Alicization arc, during which Kirito and Asuna will begin their lives in the Underworld. In addition to Kirito and Asuna, characters like Nergius Synthesis Sixteen, Entokia Synthesis Eighteen, Ronie, and Tiese will appear in the story, which takes place after the end of the Underworld War.
SWORD ART ONLINE Alicization Rising Steel It is available as a free download on both the App Store and Google Play.