|Accel World: Infinite Burst|
|Hepburn||Akuseru Warudo Infinito Bāsuto|
|Directed by||Masakazu Obara|
|Based on|| Accel World |
by Reki Kawahara
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Box office||¥115 million|
Accel World: Infinite Burst (Japanese: アクセル・ワールド INFINITE∞BURST, Hepburn: Akuseru Warudo Infinito Bāsuto) is a 2016 Japanese animated science fiction action film based on the Accel World light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by HiMA. It was produced by Sunrise, directed by Masakazu Obara and co-written by Kawahara, featuring character designs by Yukiko Aikei. It premiered in Japan on July 23, 2016. The events of the film take place after the final episode of the series.
The story starts off with a 40-minute recap of the anime television series, with Kuroyukihime narrating the recap. Then, it starts off showing a new character in what appears to be a gym. She had an accident that caused her to be hospitalized. The scene shifted off to a territory battle between Nega Nebulus and Great Wall, where Sky Raker and Ardor Maiden are fighting against two Burst Linkers. Meanwhile, Scarlet Rain and Blood Leopard are also battling off against multiple Linkers. The Scene shifted again to a battle between Silver Crow and Ash Roller. Black Lotus and Green Grandee appeared as each Legion's leaders. But before they could even battle, a huge storm appeared and destroyed the Battle Field and immediately disconnects all the Linkers from the Accelerated World. Back in the Real World, Shinomiya informs that the Brain Burst Application doesn't work as the Icon is greyed out, rendering every linker unable to Burst Link.
|Kuroyukihime||Sachika Misawa||Kira Buckland|
|Haruyuki Arita||Yuki Kaji||Erik Scott Kimerer|
|Takumu Mayuzumi||Shintarō Asanuma||Lucien Dodge|
|Chiyuri Kurashima||Aki Toyosaki||Stephanie Sheh|
|Fuko Kurosaki||Aya Endō||Dorothy Elias-Fahn|
|Yuniko Kozuki||Rina Hidaka||Sarah Anne Williams|
|Blood Leopard||Ayako Kawasumi||Erika Harlacher|
|Ash Roller||Kenichi Suzumura||Ben Diskin|
|Utai Shinomiya||Yumi Hara||Xanthe Huynh|
|Green Grandee||Takaya Kuroda||Jay Allen White|
|Yellow Radio||Akira Ishida||Vic Mignogna|
|Viridian Decurion||Kenji Yanagisawa||Vic Mignogna|
|Iron Pound||Naoya Nosaka||Austin Lee Matthews|
|Lignum Vitae||Asuka Ōgame||Jessica Straus|
|Purple Thorn||Kaori Mizuhashi||Jessica Straus|
|Sundan Schaefer||Miyuki Kobori||Faye Mata|
|Lemon Pierrette||Asuka Ōgame||Faye Mata|
|Risa Tsukiori||Chinatsu Akasaki||Kayli Mills|
|Nyx||Aoi Yūki||Cassandra Lee Morris|
Dengeki Bunko at their Autumn Festival 2015 event on October 4, 2015 announced that the light novel series will receive a new anime adaptation featuring an original story by Kawahara, titled Accel World: Infinite Burst, with the staff and cast returning from the anime television to reprise their roles in the film.In February 2016, the Dengeki Bunko Magazine announced in their 48th volume that the film is scheduled for release in Japanese theaters on July 23, 2016. The film's theme song, titled "Plasmic Fire", was performed by KOTOKO × ALTIMA.
A novel titled Accel World: Jump to Infinity (アクセル・ワールド－無限への跳躍－, Accel World -Mugen e no Chōyaku), also written by Kawahara, was given to those who watch the film within the first week of its premiere in Japanese theaters.
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