Sword Art Online Characters

Sword Art Online Characters

Kirigaya Kazuto

Lives in Kawagoe City, Saitama and he often travels by his scooter, and entered the virtual world at 14 years of age and log out at 16 years old. His date of birth is October 7, 2008 with 172 centimeter in height and weights 59 kilogram.
He is an adopted son by her auntie Kirigaya Midori and uncle Kirigaya Minetaka, and being a step-brother of Suguha. He became aloft to his sister when he found out he is not his legitimate brother but only a cousin. From then he got interested in computers when his auntie present him with computer magazines and totally forgets his training in kendo.
His in-game name is Kirito, an anti-social online gamer with an immense talent in programming thus creates his own online equipment. A beta tester of Sword Art Online game, a skilled player online having the dual blade skills using the combined elucidator and dark repulser swords. He is a solo player until he met Sachi a member of a computer club group that created Moonlight Black Cats, his first ever guild followed by Knight of Blood Oath which he was force to join cause he lose with Commander Heathcliff of KOB. Later he had a nice relationship with Asuna which later become accustomed to her that he ask her to marry him and be his in-game wife and in real world became his girlfriend. He also become a father in SAO to Yui an AI emotion program who was attract to them because of their happy disposition instead of being trapped in the game for almost 2 years already.
Kirito can also be described as emotional-capable guy instead of his calm and proper attitude he often cry when he learned about losing Asuna for real. But in fighting online or in real world he is very fierce and aggresive especially when he wants to protect Asuna from Nobuyuki Sugo at the hospital grounds and to protect Shino from Kyoji Shinkawa in her apartment.
He is accustomed in using sword in online games that’s why even in Gun Gale Online (GGO) he still choose a photon sword which is more-like a star wars light saber and he partnered it with a Five Seven hand gun.
He can sometimes lose control in online fights like in ALO when he was trapped with Leafa in the bridge where he is capable of using illusion magic that made him a big demon buffallo man same face with one of the SAO boss that he fought.
And frequently he enjoyed napping that his daughter Yui sometimes nagged him about it. He can be a teaser also especially with Asuna. Though he really loves Asuna’s spicy sandwiches even its only an online virtual food.

Seiyuu: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
Notable roles: Sora (No game no life); Bell Cranel (Is it wrong to pick up girls in dungeon?); Soma Yukihira (Foodwars:Shokugeki no soma); Natsuki Hashiba (Nijiiro Days)

English dubbed: Bryce Papenbrook
Notable roles: Eren Jaeger (Attack on Titan); Rin Okumura (Blue Exorcist); Masaomi Kida (Durara); Caesar Anthonio Zeppeli (Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure)

Yuuki Asuna

Asuna date of birth is September 30, 2007 and the daughter of Yuuki Shozo the former CEO of RCT Progress Inc and Yuuki Kyouko a professor who also tried entering the virtual world to understand her daughter more.
Asuna is a strong-willed girl but when trapped in SAO first season seems not to care about her situation. She uses the Lambent light rapier sword. Later when she met Kirito she learned to enjoy more where you may be and improve oneself to achieved your goal. She is second in command in Knights of Blood and possess a lightning speed that earns her a lightning flash title in SAO world. Besides her agressive and fierce skill in battle she enjoys cooking especially when Kirito brought her a ragout rabbit meat which is a high quality meat in virtual world. Later on in the SAO world she became an in-game wife of Kirito and had an adopted daughter named Yui. She is one year older than Kirito but because of her young-look she looks more younger than Kirito.
In half season of SAO she became the prisoner of King Oberon the fairy king and she was named as Queen Titania. She was helpless in this end part of the season for all her abilities in online game she can’t use because she is being monitored by Suguo and imprisoned in a cage on top of the ALO world tree and just waited for Kirito to save her.
In second season she have a new avatar in ALO and became an undine with often called the Berserk healer and a great undine fighter. And as the season two she became accustomed with Konno Yuuki and treat her as her little sister since Yuuki call her Onee-chan when they fight with the boss. But then she became very sad when she found out about Yuuki’s real situation as a terminal cancer patient who only lived in virtual world by medicuboid machine.

Seiyuu: Haruka Tomatsu
Notable roles: Lala Satalin Deviluke (To Love-Ru); Morgiana (Magi:The Labyrynth of Magic); Keita (Yo-Kai Watch); Saki Rukino (Valvrave the liberator); Megumi Wakamiya (Accel World)

English dubbed: Cherami Leigh
Notable roles: Lucy Heartfilia (Fairytail); Patty Thompson (Soul Eater); Shana (Shakugan no Shana)


Ryotaro Tsuboi

Nickname as Klein derived from the term Klein Bottle (Kurain no Tsuboi). He is a bachelor and often get dumped by girls. Though he is the first ever online player that Kirito meet up in SAO. Kirito teach him the basic fighting technics in SAO since Kirito is a beta tester and became friends with him though they parted ways when the game was announced to be a no clear game no log out game. He is born on 1999 and termed as a wondering samurai or bandit. Klein is very friendly and lively among the group and he is the leader of Fuurinkazan guild who wield a one handed sword or katana. According to Reki Kawahara he is one of the most popular character in SAO together with Agil.

Seiyuu: Hiroaki Hirata
Notable roles: Sanji (One Piece); Kotetsu T, Kabunagi (Tiger & Bunny)

English dubbed: Kirk Thornton
Notable roles: Brandon Heat (Gungrave); Hotohori (Fushigi Yuugi); Jin (Samurai Champloo); Hajime Saito (Ruruoni Kenshin)

Andrew Gilbert Mills

Born on 1994, married to a foreigner wife Kathy. Agil is an African-American etnicity that gives him an intimidating look plus his bald head and muscular muscles. But despite of these appearance he is a kind-hearted guy who owns the Dicey Cafe where the SAO survivors often visit and meet up. In SAO virtual world he is also a merchant dealer that owns a shop in the 5oth floor Algade that helps the SAO players when they need some help. He is an axe wielder and often played solo in SAO first season and only join teams when needed.

Seiyuu: Hiroki Yasumoto
Notable roles: Yasutora Sado (Bleach); Hozuki (Hozuki no Reitetsu); Kishuard (The heroic Legend of Arslan); Elfman (Fairytail)

English dubbed: Patrick Seitz
Notable roles: Keith (Attack on Titan); Kunzite (Sailormoon Crystal); Laxus (Fairy Tail); Franky (One Piece)

Keiko Ayano

A 12 year old girl born on October 4, 2010 with a nickname Silica from the chemical element silicon dioxide. She is the youngest and very cheerful and bright online player in and out of the virtual world but sometimes her fame got into her head that makes her in a difficult situation. She is saved by Kirito in the forest and help her in reviving her Pina a small rare beast which she named after her cat in real world. She is a rare beast tamer handling a dagger as her weapon, she got close to Kirito cause she was attracted to him as her onii-chan or more than that.

Seiyuu: Rina Hidaka
Notable roles: Yuniko Kozuki (Accel World); Nagisa Akatsuki (Strike the blood); Urara Kawashima (Foodwars:Shokugeki no soma); Sherry Tyeri (Gate:Jieitai kono chi nite, kaku tatakaeri)

English dubbed:Christine Marie Cabanos
Notable roles: Azusa Nakano (K-On); Madoka Kaname (Puella magi madoka magica); Mako Monkan Shoku (Kill la Kill); Yukiho Kosoka (Love Live)

Rika Shinozaki

Lisbet as known in SAO, a straight-forward girl who is focused especially when she is making weapons like swords in her blacksmith shop in SAO but also a big teaser among the group. In real world she is a student with brown hair unlike in SAO with her pink hair. She meet Kirito and join him in his quest to get one of the most precious element for weaponry in SAO, and in their adventure together she falls for Kirito but finally give up when she learned her bestfriend Asuna is her love interest. In spite of the broken heart thing she still wants to be close with Kirito thus she proclaims herself to be Kirito’s exclusive blacksmith in SAO so as the group afterwards.

Seiyuu: Ayahi Takagaki
Notable roles: Erika Karisawa (Durara); Wakana Sakai (Tari Tari) Chris Yukine (Symphogear); Arpeggio El Lelena (Gate:Jieitai kono chi nite, kaku tatakaeri)

English dubbed: Sarah Williams
Notable roles: Sayaka Miki (Puella magi madoka magica); Jinx (League of legends); Peacock (Skullgirls)

Kirigaya Suguha

A younger step-sister of Kirito who have feelings for him, who learned the game of virtual world to understand more her step-brother Kirito. She is a up-beat and sociable character unlike her cousin thus helps her to move on when she found out about Kirito’s deep feeling for his girlfriend aka in-game wife Asuna. She practice kendo everyday thus making her a national quarter finalist and a winner in ALO fighting games where she appeared as Leafa in ALO at the half part of the SAO first season. Together with Recon aka Shinichi Nagata she explore and enjoys the world of ALO, then later join the group in different quest.

Seiyuu: Ayana Taketatsu
Notable roles: Azusa Nakano (K-On); Kirino Kosaka (Oreimo); ako suminoe (Kissxkiss); Konako Tojo (High school DxD)

English dubbed: Cassandra Lee Moris
Notable roles: Tsubasa Kira (Love live); Saki Mikajima (Durara!!x2); Taiga Aisaka (Toradora); Ritsu Tainaka (K-On)

Asada Shino

One shot One kill this is her common phrase in Gun Gale Online, she was considered as the ice sniper in the Ballet of Bullet Arc and her avatar name is Shino or Sinon. Unlike in the virtual world her personality is the opposite, she is often bullied and had a trauma guns, in order to recover from this trauma her friend Kyoji Shinkawa offered to be her mentor in virtual world gun fighting where she become skilled in using hecate II a sniper rifle. She appeared in SAO II first half where the mysterious death of online gun players death, she helped Kirito in learning the rules and weapons in GGO though she is mad to him believeing she got tricked by Kirito’s identity. Later on she developed a kind of liking to Kirito and also trusted her life with Kirito thus saving her in the hands of spiegel her friends code name as a laughing coffin member who is obsessed to her. After the case of GGO Shino also join the team in ALO as a Cait sith archer that she oftens tease Kirito in front of the girls in ALO.

Seiyuu: Miyuki Sawashiro
Notable roles: Kurapika (HunterXHunter); Shion Karanomori (Psycho-pass); Bishamon (Noragami); Fujiko Mine (Lupin III)

English dubbed: Michelle Ruff
Notable roles: Rukia Kuchiki (Bleach); Chi (Chobits); Yuki Nagato (The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya); Elie (Rave Master)

Konno Yuuki

A Zekkan who uses the Mothers rosario skills and use the Absolute sword, a fighter and always smile even in the difficult situation. Opposite to her virtual world situation she is very fragile in real world, physically fragile cause she is in a coma for almost so long. She has a terminal disease HIV/AIDS infected when they had a blood transfusion, together with her whole family her parents and twin older sister Aoki they was laid in these infectious disease and later on died and Yuuki being the last one of their family offers to try using the medicuboid machine to have a life in the virtual world where she can do all things and meet up with her members who are also terminally ill the Sleeping Knights guild where their goal is to fight the boss and their names be written in walls of Monument of Swordsman. Among the members of her group are the first leader her older sister codename Ran together with Merida and Clovis who both already died, the remaining members are Techi, Jun, Nori, Talken, and Siune the second in command. Together they fight the boss with Asuna which Yuuki considers as her older twin sister and till her death Asuna held her in her arms in ALO with the whole ALO online gamers as a salute for her as the best swordsman ever lived in ALO.

Seiyuu: Aoi Yuuki or also known as Aoi Yabusaki
Notable roles: Madoka Kaname (Puella mari madoka magica); Chiaki Tanimura (Beelzebub); Inaho Misora (Yo-Kai watch 2nd season); Krul Tepez (Seraph of the end)

English dubbed: Erica Mendez
Notable roles: Gon Freecs (HunterXHunter); Haruka Tenoh/Sailor Uranus (Sailormoon); Fu Inubozaki (Yuki Yuna is a hero); Nico Yazawa (Love Live)


An AI or mental health program in Cardinal system in SAO, due to neglect of the system to this AI she learned to detach from the system and appear as an entity to Kirito and Asuna and later on want to be daughter of Kirito and Asuna. She appears to be a 10 year old girl but a bit 8 or 7 years old attitude cause she always wants to be with Kirito or Asuna. As they have a request from Yulier to a quest to save Thinker their leader the scythe boss appear and because its so powerful Yui helped Asuna and Kirito by deleting this boss from the system that enables the cardinal system to delete her. Due to Kirito’s will to save Yui from deletion by the cardinal system he programmed Yui and stored in his nervegear and became an amulet-like stone called the heart. After the first half of the season Yui becomes a navigation pixie in ALO thus helping Kirito to find her mama trapped in the tower. Together she was always with Kirito even in the real world after Kirito designed a VR probe to let her see the real world.

Seiyuu: Kanae Ito
Notable roles: Sena Kashiwazaki (Sukunai); Airi (Queens blade); Fumino Serizawa (Mayoi Neko Overrun); Amu Hinamori (Shugo chara)

English dubbed: Stephanie Sheh also known as Jennifer Sekiguchi
Notable roles: Orihime Inoue (Bleach); Hinata Hyuga (Naruto); Eureka (Eureka Seven); Usagi (Sailormoon)