After deciding with Asuna to resume their search for Grimlock the following day, Kirito returned to Lindarth past 22:00 to spend the night at his current residence. As more and more of Eldrie's life details were revealed, a purple prism began to protrude out of Eldrie's forehead. Months later, in school, Kazuto had just finished a class and headed outside to meet up with Asuna. Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game, "Bryce Papenbrook, Cherami Leigh Lead Sword Art Online Dub Cast", "Interview with Kawahara Reki @ Sakura-Con 2013", "Interview: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Sword Art Online's Kirito", "Sword Art Online: Are the haters right? Thus, the two traveled to the West Mountain to obtain a «Crystallite Ingot» to forge what would eventually be known as «Dark Repulser». Upon realizing that the person was female, he became concerned that the girl would think he was just flirting with her, rather than being genuinely lost. One of the lucky 1000 players accepted into the closed-beta, Kirito logged hundreds of hours of playtime. Contemplating on the alteration of the landscape, Kirito concluded that the only method of navigating the now water-filled canyons was to swim through them. This Section is missing some information. The idea that the girls like a guy who is competent and also nice paints them as good judges of character, versus mindless objects who like a character for no apparent reason. Under Kirito's request, Eugene was revived, and, after being revived, he contemplated on Kirito's statement of the Spriggan-Undine alliance. Instead of a talwar, as he originally carried in the Beta, he now carried a nodachi. 14 (Beginning of Aincrad Arc) 16 (End of Aincrad arc, Fairy Dance Arc) 17 (Phantom Bullet Arc, Alicization Arc)  Asuna and Kirito were awarded first and second respectively in a character poll by Dengeki Bunko (the publisher of Sword Art Online) for their light novels. A temporary weapon used in the fight against Eldrie Synthesis Thirty-one. Kazuto then smashed Nobuyuki's face into a van and put the knife to his neck. While walking through a street of Alne, Yui told Kirito that Asuna was right above them. After logging out, Kirito hurried over to Shino's house and arrived just in time to save her from Death Gun's first accomplice. Kirito awoke in a forest in an unknown place, wondering where he was. As a sudden change from standing to a lying down caused a strong sense of vertigo, he decided to use the "sleep off" approach to log out, literally falling asleep, which would automatically log him off. Eventually at some point, Asuna's parents decided he would be her future partner while still completely unaware of his true nature. Replaced by a new long sword after the Fairy Dance arc. Kazuto after finishing his rehabilitation. As Kirito helplessly watched Oberon abuse Asuna, Kayaba appeared and told him to re-think the fact that human will could overcome the system and give him his admin ID and password. As the players progress through the game Kirito eventually befriends a young girl named Asuna Yuuki, forming a relationship with and later marrying her in-game. Kazuto has been shown to be extremely arrogant both before and after his imprisonment in Sword Art Online. Soon after, at the prompting of a government official investigating strange occurrences in VR, Kazuto takes on a job to investigate a series of murders involving another VRMMORPG called Gun Gale Online (GGO), the AmuSphere (the successor of the NerveGear), and a player called Death Gun. When Kayaba Akihiko announced that Sword Art Online had become a Death Game, Kirito was able to quickly accept the new conditions of the game and take immediate action to increase his chances of survival. They attacked Kirito but were forced to surrender due to his higher level. Kazuto choosing a Spriggan as his avatar. Kirito (jap. Several days later, Kazuto pointed Asuna to the hospital Yuuki was in when Asuna told him she wanted to meet her again. Kayaba gave Kirito «The Seed», and then told him he could do whatever he wanted with it. As he waited for Asuna, he focused all his willpower to not look at the bathroom door and tried to read Argo's strategy guide. Kirito protested against her suggestion, arguing that the NPCs were not mere objects. Weight Manga Kirito suspected Asuna to be older than him but thought she probably viewed him older than he really was. Assisted in-game by his cousin Suguha "Leafa" Kirigaya and Yui, a navigation pixie (originally an AI from SAO), he quickly learns that the trapped players in ALO are part of a plan conceived by Sugou to perform illegal experiments on their minds. Kazuto rides a bike which has also had a multitude of passengers including Asuna, Suguha, and Shino. Initiating their plan, Kirito stepped out of the cave while Sinon prepared her equipment. SAO survivors congratulating Kazuto for completing SAO. When the player collapsed just before she could leave, the swordsman carried her to the forest outside of the Labyrinth and waited for her to recover. Kirito then told Leafa that he wanted to apologize to her, but he did not know what to say and wanted her to have a free hit on him. 桐ヶ谷和人 Kirigaya Kazuto) – postać fikcyjna, protagonista serii powieści ilustrowanych, mang oraz anime Sword Art Online.W anime głosu użycza mu Yoshitsugu Matsuoka.Koncepcję postaci stworzył Reki Kawahara.. Opis postaci. Kirito and Eugeo then began to retreat into the Cathedral's garden, while getting directions from Charlotte pulling Kirito's hair in a certain direction at every crossroad. Nevertheless, Kirito was considered a likable and "fun" character. When Asuna finally awoke over eight hours later, the boy was offered a free meal as compensation for his consideration. Once he took out the item, a recording crystal, he heard a message left to him by Sachi before her death, urging Kirito to survive. As Yui and Kirito explored the area, Kirito realized that the Floating City atop the World Tree had been a lie along with the quest. Sometimes, he actually seems to enjoy angering and teasing people as well. Kirito described the appearance of his avatar at the beginning of the game and the beta-testing phase as having the appearance of a ridiculously handsome protagonist from some fantasy animation, looking noticeably older than he actually was. The melee guardians then started throwing their swords at Kirito, successfully hitting him and causing him to stop and bleed out from the damage, turning into a Remain Light. As the boss, The Fatal Scythe, was about to deal the final blow on Kirito and Asuna, Yui went in front of them. As the fight progressed, he tried to get close to the tanks and tried to move their shields, but was forced to jump back after the mages cast another set of fireballs on him. Yui watched Kirito easily handle the Scavenge Toads and was amazed by his fighting skills. He and Klein can be seen in the Oasis Nightclub. After an intense battle, Eugeo recalled that Eldrie was the winner of the Four Empires Unity tournament held the previous month. Kazuto is later recruited to assist in testing an experimental FullDive machine, Soul Translator (STL), which has an interface that is far more realistic and complex than the previous machine he had played to help develop an artificial intelligence for the Ministry of Defense (MOD) named A.L.I.C.E. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight, Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Kirito_(Sword_Art_Online)&oldid=989838519, Fictional Japanese people in anime and manga, Fictional characters with post-traumatic stress disorder, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 November 2020, at 09:41. The two later arrived at the hospital where Asuna was being cared for. However, Black injures Kazuto with suxamethonium chloride. «Sword Art Online»«ALfheim Online»«Gun Gale Online»«Ordinal Scale»«Project Alicization» Kirito then reorganized the shocked players and, with Asuna, worked together to take down the boss. However, the clash of between the two Armament Full Control Arts resulted in a torrent that struck the supposedly indestructible wall and created a hole, which sucked Kirito and Alice out of the Central Cathedral. After SAO was cleared and Kazuto woke up in a Tokyo hospital, he wandered off to find Asuna, but failed. That being said, all the items that he had in SAO, though no longer usable, confirmed that his SAO save data was brought over to ALO for some reason. After the latter killed Godfree, the vanguard who wanted to see Kirito's skills, and revealed his plan to kill him, Asuna quickly came to Kirito's aid. The combined forces destroyed many Guardians, and Leafa tossed her sword to Kirito. After he tapped the crystal twice, Yui appeared. Due to being pressed for time and not planning to play the game too seriously, he selected the Spriggan race because of its initial black-themed equipment rather than based on the race's strengths and weaknesses. Kirito managed to escape, but Coper, who did not know that his «Hiding» skill would not work against monsters that did not rely on sight, died. He was one of the 1,000 beta testers for the Closed Beta of Sword Art Online, the first ever VRMMORPG … Aided by a female player named Shino "Sinon" Asada, he participates in a gunfight tournament called the Bullet of Bullets (BoB) and discovers the truth behind the murders, which originated with a player who participated in a player-killing guild in SAO. He was then rescued by Leafa, who revived him outside the World Tree. Originally, Kirito and Klein had not cared about the boss until they learned that it would drop a resurrection item. Affiliation Sensing her exhaustion, the swordsman decided to let her sleep, guarding her from player killers. Kirito used all his funds in buying a photon sword, a Kagemitsu G4, an FN Five-Seven and some equipment to participate in the 3rd Bullet of Bullets event. Received as a reward for completing the «Jade Key» quest. The next day on December 28, the pair committed most of the day to fulfilling quests. Later, Kirito grabbed Leafa's hand and took her near the World Tree, where he showed Leafa the Floating Castle New Aincrad, and told her that they were going to clear all one hundred floors this time. Seven hours later, the girl awoke, desiring to return to the Labyrinth again, thus Kirito suggested going to the First Floor Boss Strategy conference at Tolbana instead, if she truly wished to beat the game, instead of just dying pointlessly. Just as the two were about to start their meal, they were approached by Argo with Kirito's requested information on a map scroll.  Another poll which would decide the characters placed on a Sword Art Online artbook had Kirito placed in fourth place. Aincrad Manga Stage.001 Klein, a new guy, asks for his help in learning how to play. However, while free falling towards the Spriggan capital, a glitch occurred, and the area below Kirito collapsed into darkness. Kirito tried wielding three swords but gave up since. Apparently, it felt like his teeth would fall out. Its metal guard is remarkable, present only on one side.  Carly Smith of The Escapist criticized Sword Art Online II and compared it unfavourably to the original storyline, summarizing "welcome to Sword Art Online II: the show where everyone loves Kirito and nothing matters", and that the anime doesn't "start to shine" until "Kirito is pushed to the sidelines". During the tournament, Kirito used an original battle style of deflecting incoming bullets with his sword. In response, he was comforted by Natsuki, who reminded him of his right to save others and himself. Made by Players for Players. As dusk fell, Kirito was requested by Asuna to teach her the basics of player versus player combat, thus the two initiated a first-strike duel. Question I havent watch all the anime yet. Kirito killed the one carrying the flower while Coper intentionally kills the one with the fruit while triggering the fruit, which caused many Little «Nepenthes» to swarm on their position. Kirito then repeated the same command to spawn one and gave it to him, while setting the Pain Absorption level to 0, which made Oberon panic. He then recalled what had happened the night before and, due to Suguha's encouragement, had renewed his resolve to save Asuna. She took Kirito and Eugeo to the 80th floor where they met Alice, sitting in the «Cloudtop Garden» waiting for them. At that moment, he was asked to lend his bathroom. Reward for a Dark Elf Queen's 9th Floor quest. Appearance. Kirito was trapped in Sword Art Online and it took roughly two years to clear. In that cage was a girl who looked exactly like Asuna. Matsuoka Yoshitsugu  As the members gathered themselves into parties at Diavel's suggestion, Kirito and the mysterious fencer found themselves without a group. AGGO Season 1 takes place shortly after the 3rd Bullet of Bullets Tournament, the one Kirito and Sinon won together, and roughly around the time of Yuuki’s death. Thinking of all the things Nobuyuki had done to him and Asuna, Kazuto almost killed him but in the end let him live. Before they depart, Kirito noticed that Leafa was about to take flight without using the controller and asked her how she was able to do it, therefore she showed him the trick to Voluntary Flight. Kirito is someone who is not good with words, as stated by Klein, and can be quite direct. In an official character popularity poll hosted by Dengeki Bunko for the cover of abec Art Works, Kazuto's SAO avatar ranked fourth, GGO avatar ranked nineteenth, his Alicization avatar ranked twenty-eighth, while his real life persona ranked twenty-second. Credits data/pictures of the game Sword Art Online Alicization Rising Steel at Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. and other respective authors. Inc. However, his ascent was halted by a system barrier, nearly causing him to fall to his death. But, to his disappointment, the item only revived players up to ten seconds after they had died.  These characteristics often allow others to confuse him as being female. At that moment, he noticed a tree with donut-shaped fruit standing behind the staircase pavilion and rushed towards it with Asuna. Media They stated that they had come to help Kirito as he had helped them with their preparations greatly earlier. Taking out about one-eighteenth of those hours to coordinate in; eating sleeping and other misc actions. After spending the next hour on an impromptu relic hunt, the duo teleported to Rovia at around 21:30, where they borrowed a gondola from Agil to travel to Yofel Castle in order to claim their rewards from Viscount Yolfilis. Midway during the duel, he had a suspicion about his opponent and asked her whether she had completely become a resident of the virtual world. However, nobody could find a good lead, as the NPCs said that it would spawn at "a certain fir tree". He and Sinon then witnessed Death Gun dispatching Pale Rider despite their efforts to stop him. Kazuto's favourite dish is brown stew chicken with mushrooms due to its similarity to Ragout Rabbit Stew from SAO. As the duo wandered through the city, the boy recalled how he had been ambushed by a man in a black poncho in Karluin only a few hours earlier. One and a half months in the new school year, on the 17th of the 5th Month, he entered his and Eugeo's room from the window with a bag of honey pies, took a pair for Eugeo and himself, and gave the rest to their respective valets, Tiese Shtolienen and Ronye Arabel. This includes Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax, in which several characters appearing under the Dengeki Bunko imprint are featured. In the aftermath, Kirito jokingly reminded Argo about his desire to know about her whiskers, but when it seemed that Argo would show him her whisker-less face, Kirito panicked and instead inquired about the hidden skill the two ninja were interested in. Kirito defeated the four Integrity Knights, and leaped at Fanatio with «Sonic Leap»; however, as he reached the peak of his jump, she finished her «Armament Full Control Art» which upset the trajectory of Kirito's Secret Move as it hit him with a powerful ray of light. Kirito unintentionally caused Selka Zuberg to run into a certain cave and get captured, causing Kirito and Eugeo to go after her. Having returned to Karluin after 19:00 that evening, Kirito led Asuna through the southern part of the town to the BLINK & BRINK inn, where he ordered a limited-supply Blue-Blueberry Tart dish as part of their dinner. Asuna chose a restaurant that he knew, and after exiting, they found out that they had received a luck buff, so he took Asuna to the blacksmith to try to enhance her weapon. During his nap, the boy was found by Asuna, from whom he received an admonishment for not actively assisting the other players in clearing the Labyrinth. Narusaka Aoi (Mother, Deceased)Narusaka Yukito (Father, Deceased)Kirigaya Midori (Aunt, Adoptive mother)Kirigaya Minetaka (Uncle-in-Law, Adoptive father)Kirigaya Suguha (Cousin, Adoptive sister)Yuuki Asuna (Girlfriend/In-Game Wife)Yui (In-Game Adoptive Daughter)Unnamed Grandfather (Deceased) Recalling a debriefing before the raid against Laughing Coffin in SAO, Kirito finally … The two decided to follow the same route Kirito had chosen in the beta and assist the Dark Elf named Kizmel. キリト Kirito), właśc. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. , Many fans have asked Reki Kawahara whether there would be an eventual crossover between Accel World and Sword Art Online, to which he answered that while he had already written a scenario where Kirito and Haruyuki Arita meet and fight, such a prospect would be difficult due to SAO taking place in 2022 and Accel World in 2046. After noticing that the game was designed by RECT Progress Inc. and remembering that Nobuyuki, who worked there, said that he was in charge of the SAO servers, he realized that it could not have been just a coincidence. Oberon cursed Kayaba for interfering with him, even after his death, and he tried to attack Kirito, but Kirito parried his attacks with no effort and then quickly sliced and dismembered him which let Oberon started trembling from the pain and tossed him up to stab him in the right eye, killing him, and then freed Asuna. He decided to complete a quest, which he knew of from the beta period, to obtain a new sword. The Necrobrand Longsword was added in the Version 57 Update, occurring on 11/28/17. At some point in the game, Kirito became known as the «Black Swordsman» (黒の剣士, Kuro no Kenshi?) In the UW, the flow of time proceeds a thousand times faster than in the real world, and Kirito's memories of what happens inside are restricted. After befriending each other and training in the fields for several hours, they were forcefully teleported back to the Town of Beginnings, to receive an announcement from Kayaba Akihiko. Kazuto met Shino at the Dicey Cafe, where they talked while waiting for Asuna to arrive. He arrived at the scene just in time to stop Raios from killing Eugeo. As Kirito began to attack, the Fragrant Olive Sword split into several petals, capable of killing with ease. Six days later, a hospital room was set up for Kazuto to FullDive in, with Aki Natsuki, the nurse who had taken care of him during the SAO incident, assigned to observe him for any abnormalities in his condition during the dives. The duel ended with Kirito's loss, forcing him to abide by their deal. In the morning in the real world, Kazuto greeted Suguha and they decided to go the hospital together. Shortly afterwards, everyone congratulated Kazuto for completing SAO. Used as a secondary sword before obtaining Excalibur. Though initially disappointed and discomforted at its lack of intimidation and aggressive aura, Kirito determined it would still help him be conspicuous among the players of GGO and attract Death Gun's attention. After a moment of shock, Kirito gingerly directed the girls' attention to the bag of sewn leaves containing the Jade Key quest item that the Forest Elf had dropped on his death. The deaths of Sachi and the Moonlit Black Cats had haunted him until his marriage with Asuna in Sword Art Online. After Asuna's father's departure, he revealed his true nature and started stroking Asuna's hair while stating that he had the right to marry her, as he was in charge of maintaining the servers that hosted her conscience. Despite this finding, they deduced that it was most likely that she was a player. Thus, he started to visit Asuna on occasion. Before he logged into GGO, he shared his guilt of having killed three Laughing Coffin members to stop them from harming others and then forcefully forgetting about their deaths.  This is due to him not having many friends and closing others off because of his love for computers. Once Lind's party completed the quest, the boy and the girl resumed their trek to the town. This is due to him not having many friends and closing others off because of his love for computers. As the leader of the Lancers, Eugene, was about to order the lancers to attack them, Kirito landed with a boom, and expressed a wish to speak with the commander of the attack force. Following several more battles against the spiders, Kirito, Asuna, and Kizmel found the cave that served as their nest. Shortly after, he received an e-mail from Agil that contained a picture of a virtual world, where a bird cage could be seen in the foreground. In this turn of events, Diavel was heavily wounded and subsequently died, after Kirito realized that Diavel had been a beta tester as well.  Asuna and Kirito once again made a list of the "[Top] 7 Couples Who Make Love and War" by Anime News Network, writing "love blossoms on the virtual battlefield and the two wed before taking on the game's creator together. He tried to attack the barrier but to no avail. Kirito noticing his abnormal skill values. Kirito reacted by wrapping both of his hands around the Pixie, not knowing how to explain what she was to Leafa, who then asked whether Yui was a Private Pixie, a prize of a lottery that took place at the launch of the game, which Kirito confirmed to cover Yui's true nature.  Another Otamart poll asking users to rank the anime characters they would want to give chocolates to for Valentine's Day had Kirito placed 15th on the "top 20 characters men want to give chocolates to" category. After school, the two and Suguha head towards the Dicey Cafe to attend the Aincrad Capture Commemorative Party. As Kirito considered several possible locations, Asuna revealed she had been sleeping in cheap inns that made sleeping less than ideal. Several months later, Kazuto was offered a part-time job to test a new FullDive machine known as the Soul Translator, but unbeknownst to him, he was actually helping with a military project known as Project Alicization. With that thought in mind, Kirito informed the girl of the incident, requesting to resume their player versus player combat practices in the morning before proceeding any further with clearing the 6th Floor, to which she agreed. After logging back in, she told him what the problem was, and that he should work for the Salamanders, but he refused and decided to assist Leafa with her problem. But as they were about to finish investigating the cave's first floor for their quest, the group noticed that Kibaou, an ax-wielding player in a chain coif, and four other members of the Aincrad Liberation Squad had entered the cave as part of the guild creation quest, prompting the trio to hide until the players reached the stairs to the second floor.