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Guests Revealed for H.I.S. Special SAO Japan Tour!
H.I.S. has announced the exclusive artwork & special guests of the secret talk show for the upcoming H.I.S. x SWORD ART ONLINE Official Japan Tour in February 2017!

Exclusive Tour Artwork!
All-new exclusive artwork for this tour has been specially drawn by abec, illustrator of the Sword Art Online series and Mel Kishida (岸田メル), illustrator of World Cosplay Summit (WCS) original characters. Check out the brand new look of Kirito as a pilot and Asuna as a bus guide with the WCS official characters as cosplayer tour participants!

Special Present
Tour participants will receive a limited edition tour pass based on these illustrations!
Details are planned to be announced later.

Special Guests
Reki Kawahara (川原 礫) – author of Sword Art Online
Reki Kawahara is the winner of the 15th Dengeki Bunko Prize in 2008. His prize-winning work Accel World began being published in February 2009. In April 2009, his other series, Sword Art Online, which was written under another pen name on his own website, also began being published by Dengeki Bunko. In 2012, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of ASCII Media Works, both works were made into their own animated series. Currently, Sword Art Online is planned to be adapted into a live-action Hollywood drama series.

Kazuma Miki (三木一馬)
Kazuma Miki is the former editor-in-chief of Dengeki Bunko publishing who acts as Reki Kawahara’s manager and editor and is also the producer of the SAO animated series. Other series Miki has been involved in include Accel World, The Irregular at Magic High School, and Oreimo. He also published his own book titled If It’s Interesting Anything Goes: 600 Million Copies Printed—The Day in the Life of a Certain Editor.

This secret talk show event is going to be held at the beautiful, luxurious banquet hall of Lieu de Vintage Mejiro.
*Details of the menu & time will be announced later on.

How to Book?
Tour reservation sites by country can be found on this page.

Or, contact H.I.S. international branches for more information.
For foreign residents in Japan, tour booking is now available at H.I.S. Tourist Information Center branches.