And what is the real [truth] of Kirito's existence? She meets 16 other students and one teacher in the same situation. Itâs just daring players to keep attempting for no reason at all, and it eventually leads to the antagonist losing. He receives a picture from another VRMMORPG called Alfheim Online in which Asuna could be seen in a cage on the legendary World Tree, which no Alfheim player has ever reached directly. Reaper . I’m curious…you can DM me on twitter if you’d like to discuss! In fact, those two factors played a huge part of Asuna’s character in the beginning. Asuna and Kirito breakup possible? The design of her KoB uniform in SAO was actually chosen by other members, who kept it a secret from her until it was ready. Vice Commander Asuna returns. By: Imouto to Aniki. Upon being rescued by Kirito and returning to the real world, Asuna decides to continue playing ALO with her … She takes on a leadership role and gives commands to the other players. Follow/Fav Alfheim Online Diverse Route Reboot. She was second in command of a major guild, and fearlessly fought on the battle field, despite the possibility of death. Be it the light novels or the anime, Sword Art Online has proven incredibly popular. *“Wake Me Up Asuna” is only available for Android devices. Her character was intact the whole time. I agree it was upsetting that she was placed on the side for a while and I would have preferred that she had continued fighting the whole time. Inc. I haven’t watch all of it, but it’s been spoiled( all of them!!). She figures out the lockcode on the prison door, and manages to actually get out for a while. Thank you for pointing that out. The main key to Sword Art Online at the beginning is that the players are trapped in the game until they can clear Kayabaâs absurd conditions...or until they die. What'll she do? In my opinion, it did just that, and I couldn’t be happier. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. This should have been attempted even without the police getting involved, as its a challenge any hacker would love to try and take on. So...what happens if real life gets in the way? Unfortunately, many people scoff at SAO 2 and probably don’t see how crucial this arc was for Asuna’s character.Â Because of this, I hoped that Ordinal Scale would show what a strong character Asuna still is to this day. I was hoping that her actions in the movie would help redeem her reputation. It’s interesting to see Asuna being portrayed (at least in your post) as someone who can need help without reverting to the tropes. At first, Kirito isn’t very interested in augmented reality, and doesn’t really participate in it.Â Asuna, on the other hand, enjoys it. Wake Me Up Asuna will answer many of your other questions. 3-4 episodes is about what it'll take for Asuna to appear, not Kirito to wake up. No can doubt that. After joining the «Knights of the Blood», she wore a red and white uniform that all KoB members wear and wielded a rapier made by Lisbeth, called the «Lambent Light».Asuna's B-W-H measurements wer… That was the last of her until Alfheim online where she helped Kirito out by being a Navi of Alfheim Online. After that, the VRMMO genre should have completely died out given that thousands of players were killed. Change ), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Sword Art Online Ordinal Scale and a Rant About Asuna As A Female Character, Chuunibyou- A Disease or Sanctuary? Yeah I totally agree. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. What'll she do? During that time...the police basically gave up? ... Asuna Enoshima does not remember anything after being accepted into Hope's Peak academy. Upon being released she creates two avatars for Alfheim, Asuna (being the healer of the team) and Erika (a battle-type avatar), and went on to continue living together with Kirito. She tries to escape. The franchise also does not always make any sense. And there’s no guarantee that Sugou would’ve deactivated the kill switch in the programming. Kirito goes into another game called Alfheim Online to save her. NEWS. Suguha has short black hair and dark grey eyes, almost blackish. Public sentiment alone would be an absolute mess, to say nothing of legal implications. In the Aincrad arc, she is an amazing representation of a powerful female character. Asuna comes from a wealthy family consisting of her parents and older brother, where her father is the President of RECT. Because so many people were upset by the second half of the first season, Kawahara Reki decided to write a separate light novel that helped to redeem Asuna’s role as a strong female character. RELATED: 10 Anime To Watch If You Love Sword Art Online. Although, I will disagree with you on her role during Ordinal Scale. I think it was a boss room or something where Kirito and Asuna found out Yuuki was a computer program and she saved them or something by overwriting the programs in the game and then turned into a computer chip. It’s almost like admitting SAO is good is a taboo. Great post, I’m glad we both painted her as a positive character in our posts. Asuna and Yuuki become very close friends, and Yuuki inspires her to keep fighting.Â Bad ass, sword-wielding Asuna is reborn. The second half of the first season is when people begin to look at Asuna differently. Because Kayaba designed the game, he was of course nearly impossible to defeat...and winds up killing both Asuna and Kirito. The second story arc deals with the fact that 300 people, including Asuna, don’t wake up after the end of Sword Art Online. How is that even possible? While heâs watching Asuna, Sugou points out that he intends to marry Asuna while sheâs still comatose. Why werenât they both instantly just killed, other than main character plot armor? And what if his Knight in shining Black armor Kirito remains in a coma? She does get captured again, but in trying to escape, she was able to grab a key card that later helped Kirito and Yui free her. I actually think she was the show for me. Sword Art Online was an immediate hit from the moment itâs pitch-perfect first episode aired in 2012. Asuna has long, orange-brownish chestnut hair and hazel eyes. She also never stopped giving her sassy attitude to her tormentor. 2. The device would have had to pass through a number of considerably more sane people as part of its inspection...did they all just ignore it, or were they paid off? There is no fear of dying, no despair. 04/01/18. And I was confused about the ending and the technological aspects… Maybe it was too over my head @.@. And what if his night in shining Black armor Kirito remains in a coma? That is, until she meets Yuuki. But in Alheim, with that fear and anxiety gone, Asuna has mellowed out and doesn’t use her sword skills as often. I love Asuna. In the movie, there is a new form of virtual reality called “augmented reality.” It is basically like Pokemon Go. Since childhood, she grew up with Sugou Nobuyuki, but unknown to her parents, she secretly hates him as he sexually harasses Asuna. After he rescues her and beats THAT game. Overall, Ordinal Scale granted my wish: repainting Asuna as a strong female character.Â She may have mellowed out since the original series, but this is because sheÂ is much happier. Altogether, I really enjoyed the movie for its other elements. Despite my dislike for SAO, Asuna is my favorite character design and personality-wise. Sword Art Online is set a couple of years into the future, but 2022 is not that far removed from the present day. We provide “Wake Me Up Asuna” 1.2.25 APK + OBB file for PC (Windows 7,8,10). omg, RAI! He teams up with his cousin/adoptive sister Suguha and dives in, learning how to fly and securing the help of rival guild factions to overcome all obstacles. For details, see “List of Commands”. What'll she do? And it delivered. Thereâs no way she could ever give her consent to something like that, and itâs way too high profile a marriage to fly under the radar. And what if his Knight in shining Black armor Kirito remains in a coma? Iâm so glad we have the same view of Asuna in ALO and Ordinal scale! - If you press “TALK” and say, “Wake me up tomorrow at XX:XX”, Asuna will reply, “Is it okay if I set the alarm to XX:XX?” to confirm your instructions. Sao keeps on making me cry. When he regains consciousness, it was Asuna. Instead, we get Alfheim Online and even Gun Gale Online...and one of those turns out to be a mind-control experiment. If you haven’t seen it, I highly recommend watching it, especially if you are a Sword Art Online fan. Yes Asuna is stuck in another game called Alfheim Online, a game in which the antagonist stole from Kayaba and made it his own. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. In particular, I was very curious about how they were going to portray Asuna. However, just as the show accumulated haters, so did Asuna. (OWLS March Blog Tour), March Video Game News: Current and Upcoming Games – Rai's Anime Blog, Anime Winter 2017 Part 2- The Best And Worst Characters – Rai's Anime Blog, Black Butler: Book Of The Atlantic (Sub) Review – Rai's Anime Blog. One thing I have noticed is any strong female character isn’t allowed to show any weakness at all; as if they need to be super humanly strong. It is recommended that you use this app alongside other devices, such as an alarm clock. Kirito goes into another game called Alfheim Online to save her. She enrolls at the SAO Survivor School with Kazuto Kirigaya in the real world after everything ended. I just recently discovered SAO. Kirito decides to get a copy of the game and rescue Asuna nonetheless. She isn’t really mentioned in the first half of the season, the Gun Gale arc, so I am going to go right into the Mother’s Rosario arc. However, the “condition” she got was important to the story because it showed the foundation of her relationship with Kirito, and how deep her feelings are for him. And she can play the game just a well or even better than the men. For whatever reason, people completely trash on SAO 2 and act like it was absolutely horrible. I am always joking that Asuna is my ultimate waifu (which she is), but the truth is that I really respect her as a strong female character. They were trapped in that game for two entire years. or Lyfa/ Suguha may do? Thereâs no one who could have bought one of these helmets and experimented with them in the hopes of figuring out how to hack it and keep people from dying before they took it off? And even if Kirito knew, it would’ve been his word against Sugous. Over the years, however, the hate bandwagon for the anime has grown immensely. Will the Flash of the guild Knights of the Blood be able to catch the ninja of Elder Tale? Asuna was strong physically and mentally. Just before the big climax of the series, the main characters Kirito and Asuna get married and spend the next few episodes enjoying life as husband and wife. By nishikayui Completed. After the end of the Sword Art Online incident, 300 people have yet to wake up, including Asuna. Essentially, Kirito only lives because he ignores his health bar and keeps fighting...but how does that even work? One of those ppl is Asuna, who doesn't wake up from her NerveGear, so Kirito goes in that game and saves her. Letâs assume Kayaba is able to somehow fool people into putting a helmet on the market thatâs capable of turning a personâs brain into buttered grits. My only complaint is the animation could have been a little better in the beginning (it gets better as the movie goes on though), and there was one part of the story I was confused about, but I don’t want to spoil that here. So, assuming it makes sense that Kayaba could get people to wear his VR helmets of death...why is that the end of it? Asuna trapped in the birdcage (look how pissed she is!). I don’t think you will be disappointed, especially with Asuna â¤. Thereâs no way people donât occasionally have their Wi-Fi go down for a bit. I’ve never seen SAO but it does sound intriguing so I might look it up. Both Asuna and Kirito had mortal wounds dealt to them by Akihiko Kayaba, though Kirito managed to muster the strength to kill him anyway. Itâs not official, but itâs obvious the two are deeply in love. Does Alice Love Kirito? She enrolls at the SAO Survivor School with Kazuto Kirigaya in the real world after everything ended. Many times, she finishes off the bosses herself. Kirito, Asuna, and other characters from the series play an augmented reality game called Ordinal Scale, where you fight monsters and go on missions, etc. I love this movie. At first thought to be a lost child in SAO, she is an artificial intellegence. Please read the License Agreement carefully. December 22, 2017 Amaya Napyeer . You get to see virtual monsters and events in real life, without having to fully “dive” into a game like SAO or Alfheim. In the real world, Asuna's parents want her to follow in their footsteps. She is still a strong and skilled player, but her role has fallen more to magic user and healer, rather than bad ass swords woman. Part of me was afraid that she was going to deemed “useless” again, especially since Kirito has to help save her once again. After the Sword Art Online incident, 300 people have yet to wake up, including Asuna. A lot of people started hating her during that arc, but she didn’t deserve it. However! a work of my imouto NishikaYui . 6. But, if players are still murdering avatars after theyâve already been told that doing so will mean killing someone in real life, arenât they then murderers? I think this has to do a lot with the fact Alheim is for entertainment. That...honestly should have been the end. Early in the series, itâs mentioned that some characters begin to become Player Killers. I liked seeing my favorite characters again, especially the side characters, such as Liz and Silica. Embed Story Share via Email Read New Reading List. In the early levels of SAO, she wore a dark red leather tunic with a lightweight copper breastplate and leather pants with boots up to the knees along with a hooded cape. Once the plan was put into action, not only did he have to tell people playing it, but he had to inform the entire world as well. How is that even possible? But she doesn't have blue hair! In two years, there was never a power outage? She is actually a strong female. In the real world, Asuna's parents want her to follow in their footsteps. Kirito receives a picture from another virtual reality called Alfheim Online, in which Asuna was trapped in a cage on the legendary World Tree. The people who didn’t wake up after SAO was cleared, the people Sugou used to experiment on, there was no explanation, at the time, why most of the SAO players woke up but they didn’t. This leads to the events in the Alfheim Online arc, where Kirito meets Nobuyuki Sugou, the CEO of RECT Progress. I feel like she is too good for that series and ABEC should have used her for another worthy LN. Upon being released, she creates two avatars for Alfheim, Asuna (the Undine Healer) and Erika (and the Sylph battle character), and went on to continue living together with Kirito. So whatâs the point of all the harem shenanigans that go on in both the Alfheim Online and Gun Gale Online arcs? Join Facebook to connect with Asuna Alfheim and others you may know.  Her breasts are very large, compared to other members of the female cast, although she has grown a lot recently. Sword Art Online has a neat enough premise that had rarely been explored in this much detail: Play a game in which if a player dies in the game they die in real life. At the risk of poking too many holes in the plot or possibly ruining someone's enjoyment of the series, weâre looking at ten things about the series that make absolutely no sense at all. After Sword Art Online is cleared, Asuna is unable to wake up while attached to her NerveGear, and stays trapped in the virtual world. He receives a picture from another VRMMORPG called Alfheim Online in which Asuna could be seen in a cage on the legendary World Tree, which no Alfheim player has ever reached directly. View Entire Discussion (15 Comments) More posts from the swordartonline community Alfheim Asuna. ( Log Out / After escaping SAO and rebuilding his real-life body strength in rehab, Kirito learns that Asuna never woke up and remains trapped in a different virtual gaming world-- ALfheim Online (ALO). Asuna wakes up, … They say that these events diminish her qualities as a strong female character. I felt like she was forced to be like this because of the situation. She was so desperate to get out of the game that she didn’t care what it took. What if Asuna gets to wake-up after the SAO incident instead of being the Damsel in Distress in the ALO world? That said, there are some aspects to the series which are a little...well...off. Was it as good as the first season? ALO Reboot What if Asuna gets to wake-up after the SAO incident instead of being the Damsel in Distress in the ALO world? Itâs one thing not to try to hack the helmets, but they couldnât find Kayaba himself and force the people involved to cut the stupid game off? In this post, I want to discuss my reasons for liking Asuna, why some people dislike her, and how Ordinal Scale (without revealing too many spoilers) helped to represent her in a positive light. How many more of these do businesses get to try before the government outlaws them all? At that moment, Heathcliff admits who he is and freezes everyone else so Kirito can have a duel with Kayaba to free everyone. This shows that she is independent and doesn’t have to rely on him, as some haters claim. Changing the alarm time by talking. In that battle, she helps bring victory once again. But it is still a great anime overall, in my opinion, and plays an important part for Asuna’s character. Who isn’t afraid to kick ass. If anyone tries to take the helmet off for any reason, their brains will get fried by the VR helmet. The movie showed us parts of the original SAO game and Aincrad we never got to see before, which was really cool. And she happens to be a girl! There are millions of geniuses in the world, and they had two years to figure out a way to get beyond this absurd plan. Eventually at some point, Asuna's parents decided he would be her future partner while still completely unaware of his true nature. “Wake Me Up Asuna” is a free Lifestyle app. In the early levels of SAO, she wore a dark red leather tunic with a lightweight copper breastplate and leather pants with boots up to the knees along with a hooded cape. I think I need to see this one. This makes Kirito a bit of a creep, âcause heâs always flirting with the women who show interest in him. Yeah, and I mean, some parts were touching, but not enough to sell me on the fact. ( Log Out / ð, ð I saw your post the other day about her; I will read it when I get a chance. Female gamers who are trapped in a virtual world. The story also focuses on Kirito and Asuna’s relationship and how they have matured as a couple. To be honest, I still liked Asuna in this arc. Many fans, myself included, were drawn in by her strong leadership skills. In the anime, after the boss battle on the 1st floor, Asuna runs up to Kirito while he is still climbing the stairs, but in the LN, she actually caught up to him while he was sitting idly on the second floor. Toward the middle of the movie, something happens to Asuna (I won’t say what so I don’t spoil it) that makes her go out of commotion for a while. I feel like she didn’t get respect on Fairy Dance. Yuuki is the strongest sword fighter in Alfheim, even stronger than Kirito. Ordinal Scale really stepped it up with her character. This app is not supported by iOS. I have personally liked this series since its premiere, as did many other fans. What if Asuna gets to wake-up after the SAO incident instead of being the Damsel in Distress in the ALO world? Thatâs an incredibly long time. This would be mildly acceptable if they managed to finish the game in a couple of months, but the cops had two years. She was by far the most powerful and influential female in the movie. It was a-okay seeing her on screen again, though! Even so, in her highest moments, she is a fine character. Do you have any interest in trying to help revive the Sword Art Online Amino and get people to be more active? Willow_Love96 . Andyemulator.com helps you to install any apps or games available on Google Play Store. The second half of the first season is when people begin to look at Asuna differently. However, in the movie, she proved that she still possesses leadership skills, as well as sword skills. It also helped them move forward as a couple. I felt like she overcame her weakness and fear too late and showing her fighting along side Kirito would has been a better alternative. I’m so glad we have the same view of Asuna in ALO and Ordinal scale! After Kirito wakes up, the first thing he does is go to see Asuna, whoâs still out of it. 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