Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Announced, Screens Released

Combo attacks, execution speed and knowledge of the opponent will be mandatory to survive in the VR world
BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe S.A.S today announced that Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment will arrive in Europe and Australia this July and will be exclusively digital for the PlayStation Vita handheld system.
Based on the novel, manga and anime, Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment captures the characters and storyline of the SAO universe a series of virtual-reality worlds set in the near future. Players enter the VR worlds of SAO and discover that the creator of the game, Akihiko Kayaba, has locked them inside these worlds. To escape these worlds, players must explore and defeat the enemies contained within. Continuing to fight is key inside the VR world if the player dies in the fantasy world, he also dies in real life.
On top of the Hollow Fragment episode, this new SAO game will be accompanied by Sword Art Online: Infinity Moment - originally released in Japan for the PlayStation Portable.
Update: fifteen screenshots found their way in our gallery.