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Series OverviewEdit

Color Story Arc Episodes Toonami Premiere Toonami Finale
Alicization Beginning 13 February 9, 2019 April 27, 2019
Alicization Rising 7.5 May 4, 2019 June 15, 2019
Alicization Uniting 04 June 22, 2019 July 13, 2019

Alicization Beginning (2018-2019)Edit

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01 01 "Underworld" October 6, 2018 February 9, 2019
Kirito, along with his childhood friend, Eugeo, has been tasked with cutting down a colossal tree called the Gigas Cedar. They’re swinging their axe when their friend Alice arrives with lunch. As they eat, the three friends decide to go to a fabled cave.
02 02 "The Demon Tree" October 13, 2018 February 16, 2019
Kirito awakens back in Underworld, but he does not remember how he got there. His memory fuzzy, he tries to log out, but is unable to return to the real world. After wandering aimlessly, he finds himself underneath a colossal tree.
03 03 "The End Mountains" October 20, 2018 February 23, 2019
Kirito makes up his mind to journey to Centoria. Since he’ll need Eugeo’s help, he also decides to fell the Gigas Cedar. Meanwhile, Alice’s little sister, Selka is worried about Eugeo, and opens up to Kirito about her concerns.
04 04 "Departure" October 27, 2018 March 2, 2019
Kirito and Eugeo realize Selka has taken off to the End Mountains alone, and decide to chase after her. As they enter the cave, they encounter goblins, presumably from the Dark Territory, and must engage in a battle.
05 05 "Ocean Turtle" November 3, 2018 March 9, 2019
In the real world, Kazuto Kirigaya lies unconscious. At Kikuoka’s request, Kazuto is moved to a well-equipped hospital, but when Asuna and Suguha try to visit, they’re turned away. Suspicious, Asuna and the others split up to find out more about Rath.
06 06 "Project Alicization" November 10, 2018 March 23, 2019
Asuna infiltrates Rath, the research lab in the Ocean Turtle, where she relentlessly grills Kikuoka about Kazuto’s whereabouts. Kikuoka reveals that behind the development of the Soul Translator is a mind-blowing objective of epic scale.
07 07 "Swordcraft Academy" November 17, 2018 March 30, 2019
Two years have gone by since Kirito and Eugeo left Rulid Village. In the capital city, Centoria, both boys have attained their goal of being admitted to the North Centoria Imperial Swordcraft Academy.
08 08 "Swordsman's Pride" November 24, 2018 March 30, 2019
Kirito finds himself in a duel against the Elite Disciple Volo Levantein, using real swords. As the curious crowd looks on, Kirito is encouraged by Sortiliena, and the duel begins.
09 09 "Nobleman's Responsibilities" December 1, 2018 April 6, 2019
Now an Elite Disciple along with Kirito, Eugeo struggles with the question of what he should infuse in his sword so he can become stronger. When he’s taunted by First-Seat Elite Disciple Raios and Second-Seat Humbert, Eugeo decides to accept Humbert’s request for a duel.
10 10 "Taboo Index" December 8, 2018 April 6, 2019
Ronie and Tiese are late getting to the dorm. Kirito rushes out in search of them, but no sooner has he gone than Frenica appears. She tells Eugeo about how she’s suffered at Humbert’s hands, and that Tiese and Ronie went to confront him about it.
11 11 "Central Cathedral" December 15, 2018 April 13, 2019
Kirito and Eugeo are now considered criminals for having violated the Taboo Index and are thrown into the underground prison in the Central Cathedral. Meanwhile, on the Ocean Turtle in the real world, Asuna is watching over Kazuto as he’s being treated.
12 12 "The Sage of the Library" December 22, 2018 April 20, 2019
Kirito and Eugeo escape from their cell, only to find their way blocked by Eldrie Synthesis Thirty-One, under orders from Alice to lie in wait for them. Kirito and Eugeo struggle against him until Eugeo realizes that he’s seen Eldrie somewhere before.
13 13 "Ruler and Mediator" January 5, 2019 April 27, 2019
Kirito and Eugeo have been rescued by the young girl, Cardinal, who has secluded herself inside the Central Cathedral’s Great Library. Cardinal explains to Kirito how the Axiom Church and the Taboo Index came to be, starting with Administrator’s past.

Alicization Rising (2019)Edit

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14 01 "The Crimson Knight" January 12, 2019 May 4, 2019
After being entrusted with the fate of the world by Cardinal, Kirito and Eugeo head to the top floor of the Central Cathedral. They find their confiscated swords, only to be attacked by the bow-wielding Integrity Knight Deusolbert Synthesis Seven.
15 02 "The Relentless Knight" January 19, 2019 May 11, 2019
Kirito and Eugeo are on their way up the stairs of the Central Cathedral when they encounter two young girls named Linel and Fizel.
16 03 "The Osmanthus Knight" January 26, 2019 May 18, 2019
Though riddled with wounds, Kirito manages to activate his Perfect Weapon Control art. Continuing on their way to the top floor of the Central Cathedral, Kirito and Eugeo find themselves standing before a strange-looking floating platform.
17 04 "Truce" February 2, 2019 May 25, 2019
When Kirito and Alice both unleash the Perfect Weapon Control art in the Cloudtop Garden, the impact rips a hole into the seemingly impregnable Central Cathedral wall, which sends them both flying outside.
18 05 "The Legendary Hero" February 9, 2019 June 1, 2019
Eugeo reaches the ninetieth floor of the Central Cathedral, which turns out to be a vast bathing area. The perplexed Eugeo encounters Bercouli Synthesis One soaking in the bath. Meanwhile, Kirito and Alice are still climbing the Central Cathedral wall.
18.5 5.5 "Recollection" February 16, 2019 Unaired
To help Alice Synthesis Thirty recall that she was once Alice Zuberg, and to let her know the true reason why she became an Integrity Knight, Kirito starts to tell her about the path he and Eugeo have traveled till now.
19 06 "The Seal of the Right Eye" February 23, 2019 June 8, 2019
Seeing Alice’s reaction when he mentioned the name Selka, Kirito decides to tell her the truth about the Integrity Knights. Meanwhile, after being knocked unconscious during his battle with Bercouli, Eugeo awakes on the top floor of the cathedral.
20 07 "Synthesis" March 2, 2019 June 15, 2019
Kirito and Alice reach the communal bath on the nintieth floor. There, they find the Integrity Knight Commander, Bercouli, who’s been turned to stone by Chudelkin. Alice breaks down in tears upon seeing her mentor’s tragic plight.

Alicization Uniting (2019)Edit

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21 01 "The 32nd Knight" March 9, 2019 June 22, 2019
Standing in Kirito and Alice’s way is Eugeo, who’s undergone the Synthesis Ritual and become an Integrity Knight. Kirito is rattled, until Alice admonishes him into resolving to fight Eugeo with everything he’s got.
22 02 "Titan of the Sword" March 16, 2019 June 29, 2019
On the top floor of the Central Cathedral, Kirito, Eugeo, and Alice finally face Administrator. But Chudelkin uses the sacred arts to transform himself into a giant clown and attacks.
23 03 "Administrator" March 23, 2019 July 6, 2019
Cardinal appears on the top floor of Central Cathedral for a showdown with her bitter foe of the last two hundred years. She moves to achieve her objective of deleting Administrator, only to see the fallen sword golem rise up again.
24 04 "My Hero" March 30, 2019 July 13, 2019
Carrying the hopes of Cardinal, Eugeo, and Alice in his heart, Kirito stands yet again and visualizes the Black Swordsman, the top player who cleared SAO. For the sake of everyone he’s encountered in this world, Kirito, faces off with Administrator.
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