Sword Art Online: Alternative GGO Gets Cheesy with Pizza Hut
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
Pizza Hut is baking up a new anime collaboration, this time with the pink gun toting Llenn from Sword Art Online: Alternative Gun Gale Online. The "Pizza Hut Squad Jam" campaign is giving away prizes via social media and through pizza orders.
The first "Squad Jam" is running from June 5 to July 8. Take a picture of pizza order with the hashtag "#ピザハット・スクワッド・ジャム" (Pizza Hut Squad Jam) to enter to win one of 10 posters signed by Llenn voice actress Tomori Kusunoki.
The second Squad Jam has even more prizes. Fans can log on to the Pizza Hut website and while checking out their order, can add the "Gun Gale Online Entry" to the cart for a chance to win one of three original signed illustration by Sword Art Online: Alternative Gun Gale Online light novel author Keiichi Sigsawa and artist Kouhaku Kuroboshi, an episode script autographed by Tomori Kusunoki and Pitohui voice actress Yōko Hikasa, an air-soft gun replica of Llenn's pink P90, or a large plasma grenade mineral water bottle signed by Kusunoki.
The second Squad Jam giveaway starts on June 6 and runs until July 8.
Sword Art Online: Alternative Gun Gale Online premiered on April 7 on Crunchyroll is streaming the series as it airs in Japan.
The story follows Karen Kohiruimaki, a 183-centimeter-tall (6-foot-tall) college student who's insecure about her height, and is bad at dealing with people in the real world. She enters the world of Gun Gale Online with her avatar, Llenn, who is less than 150 centimeters (5 feet) tall and wears all pink. She meets a beautiful, brown-skinned female player who goes by Pitohui. They hit it off, but one day Pitohui pressures her to participate in "Squad Jam," a team Battle Royale variation of the Bullet of Bullets tournament.
Pizza Hut famously collaborated with Code Geass, but its other collaborations include Attack on Titan, Kyousogiga, Love Live, Aikatsu Idol, and KanColle.