Remember .Hack//? Yeah the anime about the MMORPG. Well a new series with a similar yet different premise is starting up soon. That series is Sword Art Online, a series which focuses on that distinction between reality and the video-game world. A new preview trailer has been released for the new series which you can see below.
Sword Art Online comes from the mind of Reki Kawahara of Accel World fame and focuses on a scenario in which players are trapped within a virtual reality MMORPG with in game death resulting in real world death.
The series is set to premiere soon as part of the Summer 2012 anime season. Be sure to check out the trailer for Sword Art Online below and let us know what you think in the comments section.