Sword Art Online 1: Aincrad (light novel)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316560855

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 5910

Read the novel that ignited the phenomenon! In the year 2022, gamers rejoice as Sword Art Online - a VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) like no other - debuts, allowing players to take full advantage of the ultimate in gaming technology: NerveGear, a system that allows users to completely immerse themselves in a wholly realistic gaming experience. But when the game goes live, the elation of the players quickly turns to horror as they discover that, for all its amazing features, SAO is missing one of the most basic functions of any MMORPG - a log-out button. Now trapped in the virtual world of Aincrad, their bodies held captive by NerveGear in the real world, users are issued a chilling ultimatum: conquer all one hundred floors of Aincrad to regain your freedom. But in the warped world of SAO, "game over" means certain death - both virtual and real...

Sword Art Online 3: Fairy Dance (light novel)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen On

ISBN: 9780316296427

Category: Fiction

Page: 208

View: 1510

Kirito has escaped Sword Art Online, the forbidden VRMMORPG of death, and returned to reality. He heads off to find his game partner and lover, Asuna Yuuki. But Asuna never made it back from the nightmare. Lost and desperate, Kirito's only clue to her virtual whereabouts is a mysterious screenshot of Asuna as a fairy trapped in a giant birdcage. His conclusion: She must be trapped within the new, high-powered VRMMORPG, ALfheim Online. Now Kirito must plunge into the world of ALO, where players are fairies who fly gracefully through the air!

Sword Art Online Progressive 5 (light novel)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen On

ISBN: 9781975328146

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 8246

After successfully untangling themselves from a dangerous encounter with the Black Poncho Man and clearing the fifth floor of Aincrad, Kirito and Asuna head to the next challenge, an area filled with...puzzles? What's more, because of the precarious balance of power between two large guilds aiming for the same item, "The Flag of Valor", there's also a murderous PK group to be wary of. As the problems seem to pile up, Kirito and Asuna face the sixth floor of Aincrad completely unaware of the malicious trap awaiting them!!

Calendar Girl Mai

Author: Audrey Carlan

Publisher: Ullstein eBooks

ISBN: 3843713553

Category: Fiction

Page: 160

View: 5684

Mr Mai ist ein Mann für die einsame Insel - und für heiße Nächte ... Dass sie einmal als Bademoden-Model arbeiten würde, hätte sich Mia nicht träumen lassen, schließlich ist sie alles andere als dünn. Doch die 100.000 Dollar, die sie für das Shooting bekommt, bringen sie ihrem Ziel näher, die Schulden ihres Vaters zu begleichen und ihm so das Leben zu retten. Und dann steht sie ihrem Shootingpartner, den Samoaner Tai Niko, gegenüber. Sein mit Tattoos verzierter Körper ist zum Niederknien, sein Angebot klar und deutlich: Vier Wochen pure Lust. Kann Mia in Tais Armen vergessen, dass Wes ihr Herz gebrochen hat?

Lexicon

Roman

Author: Max Barry

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641122929

Category: Fiction

Page: 464

View: 7538

Worte sind Waffen Wil Parke ist ein einfacher Zimmermann. Oder zumindest glaubt er das. Bis er auf einer Flughafentoilette in Portland von zwei Männern angegriffen wird. Sie behaupten, er sei der Schlüssel in einem geheimen Krieg, ein »Ausreißer«, immun gegen die Kraft der Worte. Sie zwingen ihn mitzukommen in die Geisterstadt Broken Hill, deren gesamte Bevölkerung bei einem Chemieunfall vor zwei Jahren ausgelöscht wurde. Dort soll ein mächtiges Artefakt verborgen liegen, das den Krieg ein für alle Mal beenden könnte. Doch der Feind ist ihnen bereits auf den Fersen ...

Sword Art Online Progressive 3

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen On

ISBN: 9780316348836

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 8061

"Here we go, Asuna! Hang on tight! Tilnel, launch!"Having said their good-byes to the mysterious elven knight Kizmel, Kirito and Asuna set their sights on the fourth floor of Aincrad. But once they open the door, they find the way forward blocked by a powerfully flowing river. The updated version of the fourth floor has been changed into a water world! When they finally arrive at the floor's town, they're greeted by chalk-white streets and countless gondolas of all sizes. To navigate this place, Kirito and Asuna will need their own gondola--but getting one will involve confronting an eight-meter-tall beast of flame: Magnaterium...And that's only the beginning of the difficulties the fourth floor of Aincrad has in store! Sword Art Online: Progressive, a new version of the Sword Art Online tale chronicling the entirety of Kirito and Asuna's epic adventure through Aincrad, continues!

Sword Art Online: Aincrad (manga)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press

ISBN: 9780316371230

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 384

View: 4447

In the year 2022, gamers rejoice as Sword Art Online - a VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) like no other - debuts, allowing players to take full advantage of the ultimate in gaming technology: NerveGear, a system that allows users to completely immerse themselves in a wholly realistic gaming experience. But when the game goes live, the elation of the players quickly turns to horror as they discover that, for all its amazing features, SAO is missing one of the most basic functions of any MMORPG - a log-out button. Now trapped in the virtual world of Aincrad, their bodies held captive by NerveGear in the real world, users are issued a chilling ultimatum: conquer all one hundred floors of Aincrad to regain your freedom. But in the warped world of SAO, "Game Over" means certain death - both virtual and real...

Sword Art Online: Aincrad, Vol. 1 (manga)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316296465

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 191

View: 5286

In the year 2022, gamers rejoice as Sword Art Online - a VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) like no other - debuts, allowing players to take full advantage of the ultimate in gaming technology: NerveGear, a system that allows users to completely immerse themselves in a wholly realistic gaming experience. But when the game goes live, the elation of the players quickly turns to horror as they discover that, for all its amazing features, SAO is missing one of the most basic functions of any MMORPG - a log-out button. Now trapped in the virtual world of Aincrad, their bodies held captive by NerveGear in the real world, users are issued a chilling ultimatum: conquer all one hundred floors of Aincrad to regain your freedom. But in the warped world of SAO, "Game Over" means certain death - both virtual and real...

Sword Art Online: Phantom Bullet, Vol. 1 (manga)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316270318

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 163

View: 8578

A year after Kazuto and Asuna escaped from Aincrad, the deadly setting of Sword Art Online, they're still coping with the aftermath as they try to recover from the harrowing experience. Meanwhile, there's a new VRMMO game sweeping the world's gamers--Gun Gale Online. When a mysterious player who calls himself "Death Gun" claims to be responsible for real-world deaths, Kazuto (aka Kirito) is recruited to enter the game to investigate, bringing an end to his hard-won peace!

Sword Art Online 7 (light novel)

Mother's Rosary

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316560936

Category: Fiction

Page: 208

View: 6364

Kirito and Sinon's battle with Death Gun is over, but mere weeks later, something strange is afoot in the next-generation VRMMO ALfheim Online. A new duelist with a custom sword skill is defeating all comers--including Kirito! But when Asuna goes to face this duelist, she receives something she never expected: An invitation to an exclusive guild! But what is their aim? The Mother's Rosary arc begins!

Sword Art Online Progressive, Vol. 3 (manga)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316390526

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 179

View: 2157

After reaching the second floor of Aincrad, Asuna decided to have a player controlled blacksmith upgrade her beloved sword, a rare Wind Fleuret--but when the unimaginable happened and the sword was shattered in the attempt, Kirito suspected foul play. Did the blacksmith really just happen to destroy an incredibly valuable item? And if not, is there any way to get it back? And--if there really is a conspiracy of thieves--how can they be stopped before they spread too much mistrust? The game of death is bad enough already!

Sword Art Online 2: Aincrad (light novel)

Author: Reki Kawahara

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

ISBN: 0316560863

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 9078

Linked up and logged into the deadly VMMORPG "Sword Art Online" in both the real and virtual worlds, Kirito is stuck in a hell of one man's making, and like everyone else, unable to escape until the game is beaten. But while some players are crippled by fear and others throw themselves into completing the game, still others relax into everyday life in the face of their cruel predicament and live to the best of their ability...laughing, crying, but always enjoying the game. Among them are four women who make a mark upon the solo adventurer that Kirito has become: Silica, the beast-tamer; Lisbeth, the blacksmith; Yui, the mysterious orphan; and the tragic Sachi, never to be forgotten by the black swordsman...