Sword Art Online

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Sword Art Online (Japanese: ソードアート・オンライン, Hepburn: Sōdo Āto Onrain) (also known as SAO) is a 2009 Japanese light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The series is about many virtual reality worlds.

Sword Art Online was commercially successful. According to Oricon, SAO was the top selling light novel series of 2012.[1] More than 16 million copies of the light novel has been printed.[2]

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  1. "Top-Selling Light Novels in Japan by Series: 2012". Anime News Network. 3 December 2012. Retrieved 2 July 2016. 
  2. "Sword Art Online Light Novels Have More Than 16.7 Million Copies in Print Worldwide". Anime News Network. 20 December 2014.  Text "https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-12-19/sword-art-online-light-novels-have-more-than-16.7-million-copies-in-print-worldwide/.82398" ignored (help);