Sword Art Online: Alicization, the third season of the hit Sword Art Online series, will premiere at the Ricardo Montalban Theatre in LA September 15, it was announced at Otakon this past weekend.
The episode will be one hour in length.
September 15 will also see a similar premiere event in Japan, followed by events in Australia, France, Germany and elsewhere.
The series itself premieres the following month in October.
Sword Art Online season 3 stars includes Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Kirito/Kazuto Kirigaya, Haruka Tomatsu as Asuna/Asuna Yuuki, Ai Kayano as Alice Zuberg, and Nobunaga Shimazaki as Eugeo, and adapts the novels’ Alicization arc.
The Ricardo Montalban Theatre is named after actor Ricardo Montalban, who played such iconic roles as Khan in Star Trek and Mr. Roarke on Fantasy Island.