43Sword Art Online: Alternate Feelings » by Eleya Belle [Edit] Changing some history and main story elements of the well known story through multiple references in light novel, anime and manga, this adaptation confronts a different childhood and brings in a different perspective to the Sword Art Online adventures. [Sensitive content: Gender Identity confrontation exists here.]
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Drama & Fantasy, chapters: 97, words: 384k+, favs: 125, follows: 143, updated: 7/22 published: 4/24/2017, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Leafa/Suguha K., Sinon/Shino A.
8The Hollow Instructor » by NoNameBecauseWhy Based on the game Re:Hollow Fragment. After reaching the 76th floor of Aincrad, the Assault Team is in disarray. There are too many issues to handle: Heathcliff's secret identity, a huge system error and new, inexperienced players arriving at the frontlines, even from outside the game! Help arrives in form of a player who's experienced in training other players.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 43, words: 301k+, favs: 19, follows: 17, updated: 7/19 published: 12/5/2020, OC
42The Swordsman Chronicles » by TwistedFilms Kazuto Kirigaya had always known SAO would be unlike any other game he had ever played before. What he hadn't been expecting, however, was just how deadly it would be. AU reboot of the Aincrad Arc, set in a harsher version of SAO where Player-Killing is rewarded, there are evolving game mechanics and the pain absorption meter has been dialed down. GuildMaster Kirito / KiritoxAsuna.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 15, words: 69k+, favs: 150, follows: 195, updated: 6/10 published: 7/12/2018, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Argo, OC
3 The Unspoken Words in their Hearts by Tales of a Legend "The really important things ought to be said cleanly and clearly." -Asuna After barely surviving a bitter attack by 2 PKers on the 6th floor, Asuna is left feeling vulnerable and shaken. Kirito too, after almost experiencing the fear of loss, has to rethink his relationship. Through all the struggles, uncertainty, and fear, the two may just yet connect with their hearts.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, K, English, Romance, words: 5k+, favs: 15, follows: 12, 5/30, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.
10Fractured Code » by Tawnis The AmuSphere is nothing like the Nerve Gear. With safeguards in place to protect the users bodies, everyone thinks that there's no danger. However, after a pair of players playing a new Horror VRMMO based on the works of HP Lovecraft go berserk and kill their guild-mates IRL, it soon becomes clear that it's now the players minds that are on the line.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, M, English, Adventure & Horror, chapters: 13, words: 79k+, favs: 24, follows: 34, updated: 5/28 published: 7/29/2019, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Sinon/Shino A., OC
15SAO: Parallel Universe » by angelfish333 What if things were different? How could their past change their experiences? A virtual world can bring people together and also tear them apart. Is this just a game? Or is it reality? Why can't it be? What if it gives me more hope than devastation? Is that wrong to think that way? What does reality have to offer me? (trigger warnings:violence/abuse)
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Drama & Fantasy, chapters: 23, words: 83k+, favs: 59, follows: 68, updated: 5/12 published: 5/21/2017, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.] Klein/Ryoutarou T., Leafa/Suguha K.
102Sword Art Online: Advent of the Steel Mind » by Megawrath Two souls strung together by fate. One, a gifted genius with a misunderstood disability. The other, a beautiful girl with a heart of gold. Though both seek an escape from reality, what happens when that escape becomes a trap? Will those concepts still hold meaning? Is reality that where you feel the most alive? It all begins with a simple question. "Would you like to play with me?"
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 141k+, favs: 233, follows: 287, updated: 5/10 published: 1/28, [Asuna/Asuna Y., Kirito/Kazuto K.]
12The Troubles of Jaymes and Kirito » by whitworth5274 It's tough being Jaymes and Kirito when most of your friends are girls...and Klein. It's even worse when you're drawn into situations that you don't intend to be in. These are their stories. Adapted from the side stories of the Gameverse video games
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 13, words: 30k+, favs: 20, follows: 20, updated: 5/6 published: 12/11/2020, [Asuna/Asuna Y., Kirito/Kazuto K.] [OC, Lisbeth/Rika S.]
3Mother's Wish » by Samsapoping This is a redraft of my one-shot fanfic, "Mother's Gift". Kirito gets invited to Asuna's to celebrate Christmas Eve with her family. Upon exchanging gifts, the Black Swordsman and the Yuuki family discover the true meaning of the holiday and how surprises can come in all shape and sizes. Set after Unital Ring. Kiriasu/Kirisuna
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 27, follows: 23, updated: 4/20 published: 1/24, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.] Leafa/Suguha K.
80Little Moments (SAO Short Story Collection) » by Tigercry "I will ALWAYS be with you… Kirito…" Asuna and Kirito belong together no matter the game, world, or AU. They've gone through so much that even doesn't quite meet the outsider's eyes and yet they always prevail no matter the situation and no matter the cost. Note: I accept requests, just don't expect them to be done right away XD (ACTIVE since JUNE 13th)
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 37, words: 137k+, favs: 150, follows: 157, updated: 3/28 published: 8/20/2018, [Asuna/Asuna Y., Kirito/Kazuto K.]
1Secret of SAO Sequel: AI Download Disaster » by angelfish333 A secret virtual world is in development. It is classified and only Kazuto has access to it. That doesn't stop Suka from entering into a world of fantasy/chaos and accidentally rewrites his life and accelerates it. What was meant for good now threatens his existence. If only that was the only card in play.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 14k+, favs: 10, follows: 11, updated: 3/26 published: 5/21/2017, [Asuna/Asuna Y., Kirito/Kazuto K.] [Leafa/Suguha K., OC]
27The Demon and The Queen » by Chillhopsenpai Queen Yuuki is busy defending her kingdom of Aincrad from invaders when she's ambushed and about to be captured. Suddenly, a dark legend from the storybooks saves her, but they're trapped in enemy territory and must find their way back to save the kingdom.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 17k+, favs: 63, follows: 81, updated: 3/12 published: 3/24/2020, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.
36They Say Eyes Are » by Chillhopsenpai Asuna lives in a luxury high rise apartment and Kirito is a window washer. A chance meeting and a communication barrier makes for some good old fashioned fluff.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, K+, English, Romance, chapters: 6, words: 13k+, favs: 96, follows: 102, updated: 3/12 published: 4/28/2018, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.
42 Yui's Heart » by omegafire17 It was not time well-spent, confined to merely watching the players by Cardinal - but when two players begin to show emotions she's been longing to see, what will be her reaction?
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Family, chapters: 29, words: 123k+, favs: 216, follows: 157, updated: 3/4 published: 8/28/2014, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Yui
3Captive Behind Glass » by Dark-Paladin-Duelist Post-series. It had been going so well, Kazuto and Asuna were on their way to the lives they both wanted. That is, until she abruptly disappears.
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, favs: 11, follows: 10, updated: 2/20 published: 7/14/2019, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.]
5Just Wait » by GaLaXyEcHo Kirito and the SAO survivors are called to action by a mysterious company who aims to use virtual reality as a tool. It seems like a innocent project until the main cast discovers a sinister meaning behind the company and its founder. (I don't own SAO or it's characters)
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 10, words: 73k+, favs: 18, follows: 23, updated: 2/15 published: 6/19/2020, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.] Lisbeth/Rika S., Leafa/Suguha K.
7Aincrad Nights » by jujuba1204 This fanfic is about Kirito and Asuna's intimate relationship during their time in Aincrad, which includes their first night together and Sugary Days implicit moments (which I've decided to let spicier and a lot more explicit XD). If you hadn't read Sugary Days, I super recommend it, it's AWESOME and it feeds a lot the kirisuna fandom too!
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, M, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 33, follows: 28, updated: 2/12 published: 12/8/2020, [Asuna/Asuna Y., Kirito/Kazuto K.]
20Love Conquers All » by stelllaa SAO Kirisuna AU
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 12, words: 54k+, favs: 39, follows: 49, updated: 1/24 published: 8/16/2020, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Alice Schuberg, Eugeo
19Treasured Memories » by Syth-sama What if everyone's memories of Kirito in Sword Art Online had to disappear so that him and Asuna could survive? After successfully escaping the death game, the lovers finally meet again in the school attended by the game's victims. Despite not recognizing each other, they both feel an undeniable connection. [features an overpowered, popular Kazuto and KiritoxAsuna/Kirisuna pairing]
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 7, words: 17k+, favs: 47, follows: 65, updated: 1/14 published: 2/1/2020, [Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y.] Silica/Keiko A., Lisbeth/Rika S.
98Protector of the World » by biri24 A "rewrite" of the War of the Underworld sub-arc of Alicization. *Anime SPOILERS - SAO:Alicization Episode 24 onwards* *Light Novel SPOILERS - Volume 15 onwards* Imagine a different aftermath to the battle between Kirito and Administrator. Kirito gets to Eugeo before he fades, and manages to save him. And then, that pillar of light never descends...
Sword Art Online/ソードアート・オンライン, T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 19, words: 143k+, favs: 305, follows: 336, updated: 1/10 published: 12/30/2018, Kirito/Kazuto K., Asuna/Asuna Y., Alice Schuberg