BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. Bringing SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag to Mobile Platforms for the First Time
Popular Action RPG Makes Mobile Debut for Android and iOS with Rewards for Early Downloaders
(Jan. 25, 2017) – BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. has brought the popular anime and novel series, Sword Art Online, to mobile platforms in the west for the first time with SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag on the App Store and Google Play. SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag puts players in control of Kirito, Asuna, Leafa, and other fan favorite characters set directly in storylines from the original anime along with an all-new story created for the game. SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag can be downloaded for free from the App Store and Google Play. Players who download the game for a limited time will be rewarded with special limited-time items including character unlocks, special items and more.
- Download SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag for iPhone and iPad from the App Store, or for Google Play:
Utilizing an intuitive gesture system, SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag brings intense adventure and fast-paced action that fans will love. With a series of taps and flicks, players can execute a variety of actions, unleashing a number of attacks using a selection of one-handed and dual-wielding weapons and skills, including swords, guns, bows, and magic. Gamers can tailor their weapon loadouts and skills to their unique playstyles, and master characters’ moves to take on the increasingly challenging bosses and dungeons that await them in the virtual worlds of Sword Art Online.
“Sword Art Online has amassed millions of fans around the world by exploring the mysteries and adventures of an online virtual world, so it’s especially exciting to see that world expand into mobile platforms,” says Yasukazu Kawai, the Producer of SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag. “Fans of the anime, manga, and video game series will be happy to see that the intense action, compelling story, character customization, and very soon, the multiplayer adventures are all there on the mobile device of their choice. We’re also extremely proud that SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag was selected by Google Play as the best trend game of 2016, and we know our players will love the game, too!”
In addition to the extensive single-player story mode, SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag will soon receive an update that will unlock a new cooperative multiplayer mode to allow players to team up with friends to take down massive boss monsters together.
Fans can get the latest information on SWORD ART ONLINE: Memory Defrag at the game’s official website:
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About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content — including all major video game consoles, iOS, mobile and online. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA®, RIDGE RACER® and ACE COMBAT®.