A new trailer of Sword Art Online Season 2 was launched last Sunday and it features a new villain named “Death Bullet”.
Aniplex released the new trailer and shortly began streaming it online after the early screening event in Japan for episode one.
The SAO season 2 trailer shows Death Bullet on a killing spree in Gun Gale Online as Kirito embarks on a mission to stop him from killing millions of players in the game. It also featured the new opening theme “Ignite” by Japanese singer Eir Aoi.
Sword Art Online season 2 will focus on the Phantom Bullet Arc as Kirito will play GGO to investigate a series of murders that are linked with the assassination features of the game. From there he will encounter the female sniper Sinon, who will soon to be his future rival and friend/ally in GGO.
The Anime Expo 2014 will host the special SAO event with special guests such as SAO creator Reki Kawahara and character designer abec.
Crunchyroll will be streaming season 2 on July 5 and the series will stream in China on LeTV, in Taiwan on i-funtv, in French-speaking countries (France, Switzerland, Belgium, Algeria, Monaco, Tunisia, and in Quebec, Canada) on Wakanim and Daisuki will stream the series in the rest of Europe.
SAO season 2 will air in Korea on the cable TV station Aniplus and will also air in Thailand and Singapore on cable TV while the show airs in Japan via Tokyo MX TV on July 5 at 11:30 p.m. before the show also airs on MBS, TV Aichi, tvk, BS11 and several other stations. Finally the series will also stream in niconico and the d Anime Store.