Anything Similiar to SAO?

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Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby Ghizz » Tue Jul 17, 2012 2:21 am

As the subject title reads, are there any light novels/mangas/anything that is remotely similar to SAO? Love this genre and would love to read more.
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby Ushwood » Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:35 am

"1/2 Prince" and "Moonlight Sculptor" I guess?
Though they are similar to SAO only in VR-MMO component...
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby ben1234 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:38 am

.Hack quickly comes to mind
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby ShadowZeroHeart » Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:51 am

Depends on what genre you are referring to exactly.

But for one, you can try Accel World, written by the same author(I'm surprised noone mentioned it!)
God!!
You need not forgive me.
For those I love,
The violence brought about by sinful men
Shall now be used once more.
If you were created to save this world,
If there is a single shred of hope left for the future of mankind,
I am very sorry, but, please begone!
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby shichinanatsu » Mon Jul 23, 2012 10:43 pm

.hack, particularly Sign's Tsukasa.. on a more vague note, probably the Matrix franchise 8)
雨 (ame) trilogy 8)

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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby otaku_amer » Sat Oct 20, 2012 11:31 pm

There is BTOOOM!. It isn't exactly in a game but ppl are forced into a death match based off of a game. Anime is up to epi. 3 and I haven't been following the manga. Good luck in your quest my friend.
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby mythu » Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:54 am

They were in here first. Anyway enjoy.
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Re: Anything Similiar to SAO?

Postby Mr Guest :P » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:59 am

Check out dennou coil , its older and different but has a lot of the same ideas to it.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennō_Coil
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