Accel World is a new Japanese Reki Kawahara light series written and illustrated Hima. The series began publication in Dengeki Bunko in February 2009 ASCII Media Works. Two manga series began serialization in Dengeki Bunko Magazine in May 2010 with another series serialization principle Dengeki Daioh, in January 2013. An anime adaptation by JC Staff aired in Japan between April and September 2012. Meanwhile, Accel World anime cosplay costumes are on sale.