More and more projects and events are being delayed or canceled due to COVOD-19. With Bandai Namco’s Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris now delayed until July 10th. In order to ensure the best possible launch conditions for #SwordArtOnline Alicization Lycoris, we would like to share an update regarding the game's release date. pic.twitter.com/jBCXfcOFLp — BANDAI NAMCO EU (@BandaiNamcoEU) April 24, 2020 Bandai Namco came out with an official statement saying the decision was due to the global pandemic. Lots of gaming-related projects and events have been delayed or canceled due to the pandemic. Including E3 2020 and Gamescom 2020’s live event. Sony also put The Last of Us Part II and Iron Man VR on definite hold. Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris launches on PS4, PC, and Xbox One this July 10th.