Upcoming Japanese anime film “Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale” is getting a Southeast Asian release next year according to Odex Private Limited on their official Facebook page.
The film will be shown in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Brunei and The Philippines on February 18, 2017, same as Japan.
The film is also confirmed to run in the United States, Australia, New Zealand and in United Kingdom.
Based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec, the film will feature an original story by Kawaharaw and it will take place after the Mother’s Rosario arc. The voice cast from the anime series will reprise their roles in the film.
*Erratum on movie’s release date which is February 18, 2017, same release date as Japan.