Bandai Namco have shown off what Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet multiplayer gameplay will look like. They premiered new footage on a Degeki live stream (embedded below), and it shows that players will be able to go on quests together. In the video, the player’s team takes on a quest where they have to deal 100,000 damage to their foes within a time limit of five minutes. They then complete another similar quest.
Check out the Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet multiplayer gameplay below (from 26:03 to 36:00):
Here’s how Bandai Namco describes the upcoming action RPG:
Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet brings an exciting twist to the popular action RPG series by adding third-person shooter elements into the game, forming a unique hybrid shooter/RPG/action title that balances gun and sword play with skill and gadget combat to create a new dynamic experience experience. Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet will feature an engrossing, original story supervised by Sword Art Online creator Reki Kawahara, that takes players into the world of “Gun Gale Online,” from the popular Sword Art Online II season of the series.
Players will be able to dive right into the immersive landscape developed by Dimps, and enjoy robust environments and textures powered by Unreal Engine 4. Using agile double jumps, air dashes, wall-to-wall repelling, and quick weapon swapping, players will engage in brisk platforming and shooting gameplay as they embark on epic adventures. Rounding out the package, full multiplayer cooperative and competitive modes will let two to eight players collaborate and compete against one another online.
• Welcome to the World of Guns: Gun Gale Online from Sword Art Online II is visually enhanced, with many landscapes to discover in an all new original story supervised by series creator, Reki Kawahara.
• Unreal Visuals: Get lost in a lifelike world developed by Dimps with realistic and robust environments and textures made possible by Unreal Engine 4.
• Friend or Foe: Challenge tough bosses that require friends in co-op or play against them in 4-on- 4 battles.
• Realistic and Heroic Gun Play: plenty of one-of-a-kind and beautifully Designed weapons to choose from and unique skills to create.
Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet will be available on February 23 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.