Preview Illustration of Progressive Volume 02, from Accel World 15.
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Aincrad's 2nd Floor Boss Monster has been defeated by the «Lead Group» player-base.
After the victory, swordsmen «Beater» Kirito and his partner, rapier-user Asuna, withdraw from the main group and ascend the stairs to the next floor.
The 3rd Floor.
There, Kirito and Asuna wait in a dense forest that spanned the entire floor, and start their largest campaign quest.
In the forest, a «forest elf» knight and a «dark elf» knight do battle.
In the beta test, the battle between the two NPCs was supposed to end in a draw, but Kirito ensured the survival of the female dark elf «Kizmel».
Kirito was confused at the difference from the beta, but after a deep interaction with Kizmel, he confirmed that she was an NPC.
Meanwhile, the other players started the «Guild Quest», and Aincrad's first «guild» was formed.
In a while, the Third Floor «Strategy Meeting» will be opened.
However, in that meeting, Kirito and Asuna are faced with a serious decision with Lind, a scimitar user and the leader of the new «Dragons Knight Brigade».........