SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET is set within the popular story arc “Gun Gale Online”, a popular third-person shooter title in the world of the SWORD ART ONLINE anime. This new setting provides SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET with a new Shooter RPG gameplay, combining both third-person shooter and role-playing game genres.
Bandai Namco have released more details regarding to SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET including details on the online multiplayer modes as well the name of the new original character to the game Itsuki, who is regarded as one of the most famous top players in “Gun Gale Online” and is loved for his looks and communication skills.
SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET includes eight-player competitive and four-player cooperative online multiplayer modes:
- Online Battle – Up to eight players are divided into Alpha and Bravo teams and compete to cause the most damage to a boss character that populate the map. Threats come from all angles as players manage their time damaging boss character while also denying the other team from scoring points.
- Online Cooperative Battle – Four players and their ArFA-sys support characters team up to take down the enemy boss. Players must make use of their unique skills and carefully consider their roles as they complete their objective.
SWORD ART ONLINE: FATAL BULLET is currently slated for release on the PC, XBOX ONE, and PlayStation 4. There is no current release date for the game, but we’ll be sure to update this article as soon as we know more.