Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Chapter II Story DLC Gets Western Release Date

on July 20, 2017 11:57 AM

Bandai Namco announced new story DLC for Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization, available now for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.

The DLC titled “Abyss of the Shrine Maiden Chapter II: Tuner of Causality” will launch on both consoles on July 21, yes that’s tomorrow, in North America and Europe. Up until now, only the first chapter Abyss of the Shrine Maiden Chapter I: Explorer of Illusory Mists has been available for western fans.

The DLC adds a number of updates including new story content were Kirito will pursue a masked girl through a new frozen world. Traveling through ice and snow, the group is joined by a party of hunters that will take on the hordes of monsters and bosses.

The main quest will also include a Heroine Quest which gives players the chance to practice with Kirito and Leafa and acquire a new attacker skill. Also, there’s a quest where Philia want’s to unlock a mysterious treasure box, unsurprising.

The newest story DLC “Chapter III: The One Who Opposes God” recently released in Japan and added a handful of new updates. Currently, there is no word on a western release.

You can check out new screenshots below:

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