Shino Asada - Sword Art Online / Sword Art Online / Anime - Otapedia | Tokyo Otaku Mode (2023)

Given Name: Shino [朝田]
Family Name: Asada [詩乃]
Alias: Sinon [シノン]
Gender: Female
Birthday: August 21st, 2009
Height: 161cm
Voice Actors: Sawashiro Miyuki [沢城みゆき] (Japanese), Michelle Ruff (English)

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Asada Shino, otherwise known as Sinon online, is a main character in the Sword Art Online series, after being introduced in the shows second season. Sinon began playing VRMMO games starting with Gun Gale Online, where she become renown as the game's most skilled sniper.
In the real world, Sinon has black eyes and wears half-rimmed glasses. Her hair is short and dark, with the hair next to her fringe tied up with a pair of ribbons.
In Gun Gale Online, Sinon has light blue hair, highly resembling her human style, replacing the ribbons with hair clips. Her combat attire is exposes a lot of her skin to any onlookers. Exposing most of her waist and thighs, her under-armour covers her chest and back, with a green and white long-sleeved crop jacket. Her pants are stylised to match her jacket, while exposing her inner thigh, where each is covered by a single strap. Sinon also wears a white scarf with a single black line down the middle, with each end flowing down her back, she utilises this as a mask for her mouth in some occasions.
When transferring her character to ALfheim Online, Sinon plays a Cait Sith race fairy, with blue hair, cat ears and tail. With her existing skills in long-ranged weaponry, she battles with archery skills allowing her to hit targets well outside the bow's typical combat range.

(Video) Figma Sinon From Sword Art Online 2 GGO


Born in 2009, Sinon was only two years old when her parents were involved in a tragic car accident, resulting in the death of her father. Moving out of Tokyo to live with her grandparents, Sinon took to herself to need to take care of her mother as they grew older and closer together. At the age of 11, Sinon and her mother became the target of a armed robbery at the local Post Office they were attending. The gunman, armed with a Type 54 handgun used Sinon's mother as a hostage, threatening to kill her if his demands were not met. In an attempt to rescue her mother, Sinon attacked the gunman by biting him on the arm, dropping his gun in the process. Sinon picked up his pistol and shot him in the chest, withstanding the injury, the gunman attempted to fight back, before Sinon promptly fired two more times in retaliation, resulting in his immediate death with a bullet to the head. This event would give Sinon lasting trauma, with anything object resembling a gun would bring back the memory of the incident. When Sinon was 15, she met Shinkawa Kyouji at her local library, Shinkawa was an established player of Gun Gale Online, and the two thought it might help Sinon overcome her fear of guns from first hand experience within the game.

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  • Kirigaya Kazuto [桐ヶ谷和人] (Kirito)
    Sinon met Kirito as he was starting out within Gun Gale Online, originally mistaking him as a female player with his unique avatar.
  • Shinkawa Kyouji [新川恭二]
    Sinon met with Shinkawa while studying guns at the local library in attempt to overcome her trauma. Shinkawa in return introduced her to Gun Gale Online, were she would quickly surpass him in terms of skill and ability


  • Giat FR F2
    The Giat FR F2 is a sniper rifle manufactured by GIAT Industries and used in the French Military
    Sinon used this sniper when encountering a boss battle in one of the game's many dungeons. Battling it for hours on end, this weapon was replaced with her rewarded PGM Ultima Ratio Hecate II
  • PGM Ultima Ratio Hecate II
    The PGM Ultima Ratio Hecate II is an ingame item based heavily off the PGM Hecate II anti-material sniper rifle. Produced by PGM Precision in France, it is used within the French Military. At 1.3m in length, and weighing 13.8 kilograms, the Hecate II can fire a .50 Calibre to the effective range of 1.8 kilometres
  • H&K MP7
    The H&K MP7 is a submachine class Personal Defence Weapon which Sinon uses as a sidearm when close quarters combat is necessary


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What gender is Sinon? ›

[Sinon] is the first recurring female character in the anime side of the franchise who is not defined primarily by her connection to Kirito.

How old is Asada Sao? ›

7 Shino Asada / Sinon (16 - 17)

A skilled player in the game, she uses the virtual world to overcome personal traumas, eventually becoming a powerful archer. She is 16 during the Phantom Bullet Arc and the Alicization Arc. During the Unital Ring Arc, she was 17 years old.

What is Kirito age? ›

Kirigaya Kazuto
Age14-5 (Aincrad Arc) 16 (end of Aincrad Arc; Fairy Dance Arc) 17 (Phantom Bullet Arc; Alicization Arc)
BirthdayOctober 7, 2008
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What color is Shino Asada hair? ›

Shino's avatar maintains her blue hair from GGO, yet holds the appearance of a Cait Sith, her chosen race, with blue ears and a matching tail. She wears a green coat with white chest armor, a black choker and a belted quiver across her shoulders.

Is Kirito a boy? ›

Not only that, Kirito even earned some fans among other players who like his cute looks despite knowing that he is actually a guy.

Who is the fairy girl in SAO? ›

Suguha Kirigaya (桐ヶ谷 直葉, Kirigaya Suguha) is a fictional character who appears in the Sword Art Online series of light novels by Reki Kawahara. She is more commonly known as Leafa (リーファ, Rīfa), her player name in the fictional Alfheim Online virtual reality MMORPG in which the novels are partially set.

Is SAO a 12 year old? ›

Its a great show I recommend it for ages 11+.

Why is SAO an 18? ›

WARNING: Contains spoilers to previous collections, and this series is only suitable for over-18s. Includes violent scenes, including some of a sexual nature.

How old is Asuna in Season 1? ›

Asuna is 15 at the start of SAO, one year older than Kirito. In the current arc she is 19.

How did Kirito and Asuna live 200 years? ›

The 200 years they spent in Underworld were attributed to Fluctlight's technology effect; time acceleration. After Kirito and Asuna leave the Underworld after 200 years, they decide to remove their memories of the VR world.

Is Kirito female? ›

Sinon eventually discovered Kirito was in fact not a girl while in a changing room, and was appalled and frustrated that he took advantage of the mistake. Despite the initial upset, Sinon still entered a tournament with Kirito.

How heavy is Kirito's sword? ›

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Item Package Dimensions L x W x H‎44.41 x 11.18 x 5.39 inches
Package Weight6.15 Kilograms
Brand Name‎Top Swords
Material‎High Carbon Steel
Manufacturer‎Top Swords
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What breed is Shino? ›


Shino is a cream-white deer with a white muzzle, small fangs, and gold hooves.

What species is Shino? ›

Shino (よしの Yoshino?) is a peppy deer villager in New Horizons. She was revealed in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct on October 15, 2021, and introduced to the game in the version 2.0 update.

What type of ninja is Shino? ›

Shino Aburame (油女シノ, Aburame Shino) is a shinobi of Konohagakure's Aburame clan. Quiet, and at times off-putting to some, Shino puts his clan's insect-based techniques to use on Team Kurenai.

Why does Kirito turn into a girl? ›

Kirito played SAO for a long time, so its data of Kirito's playtime got transferred when converted to ALO and to GGO. Thus, the system rewarded him with that "female" avatar. 2. The system got "confused" when scanning Kirito's appearance, and ended up with a male avatar that looks like a girl.

Who is Kirito in Naruto? ›

Kirito Hyūga is a genin-level shinobi of Konohagakure and Branch member of the Hyūga Clan. He died in the second Shinobi World War.

What is Kirito real name? ›

Kazuto Kirigaya (桐ヶ谷 和人, Kirigaya Kazuto), born as Kazuto Narusaka (鳴坂 和人, Narusaka Kazuto), is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Sword Art Online series of light novels written by Reki Kawahara.

Who is the sick girl in SAO? ›

Asuna befriends a girl named Yuuki Konno, leader of the Sleeping Knights, who asks Asuna to join them in one last quest together. However, Asuna later discovers that Yuuki is suffering from a terminal illness and does not have very long to live.

Who is Kirito and Asuna daughter? ›

Yui (Sword Art Online)

Who is Kirito's brother? ›

Vassago Casals | Sword Art Online Wiki | Fandom.

What is the best anime for 12 year olds? ›

Anime TV for Teens and Tweens
  • Doraemon. age 7+ Fun, adventurous anime series has decent messages for kids. ...
  • Pokemon Master Journeys. age 7+ ...
  • Yo-Kai Watch. age 7+ ...
  • Cardcaptor Sakura. age 8+ ...
  • Inazuma Eleven. age 8+ ...
  • Marvel Future Avengers. age 8+ ...
  • Oban Star-Racers. age 8+ ...
  • Skyland. age 8+

Who is the oldest in Sword Art Online? ›

Nishida (ニシダ, Nishida?) is one of the 10,000 players who were trapped in «Sword Art Online» and one of the oldest in the game.

Who is the youngest in SAO? ›

Ayano Keiko
  • RL.
  • SAO.
  • ALO.

Is bleach appropriate for 12 year olds? ›

Good Series, Not Really For Kids

While the series has the positive message of sticking with your friends and Ichigo isn't the worst character for your kids to emulate there is a lot of violence and said violence gets darker as the series progresses. The language is also pretty bad if you're watching the English dub.

Is Sword Art Online for 13 year olds? ›

The Sword Art Online anime is deemed to be PG-13 which means it's perfectly acceptable for a 13-year-old to watch.

Is Sword Art Online appropriate for 15 year olds? ›

It's intended for teenagers and older. First of all, SAO is not about people happily playing games together like Netoge no Yome. The author finds ways to raise the stakes to make a game more than a game. It has people dying for real, sexual and psychological violence, madmen and corrupt corporate executives…

Who dated Asuna? ›

Being one of the few girls that play SAO and extremely attractive, she receives many invitations and proposals. Asuna is a strong-willed, accomplished player known in-game as the "Flash" for her extraordinary fast sword skill. Later, she falls in love with Kirito and they marry in-game.

How old is Asuna 100 thieves? ›

Peter "Asuna" Mazuryk (born July 26, 2003) is an American player of Ukrainian descent who currently plays for 100 Thieves.
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Who is the main villain in SAO? ›

Heathcliff. Akihiko Kayaba is the director and creator of the NerveGear and Sword Art Online, as well as the main antagonist of the SAO arc. He traps all the players within SAO by using the NerveGear to obstruct signals from the user's brain.

Is Kirito and Asuna married in real life? ›

No, they are not engaged. The ring from the end of the movie was just a "promise" ring. You are aware that being vexed basically means irritated right?

Are there 2 kiritos? ›

To put it simply, the Kirito we saw wake up from the STL is the real Kirito (its physically impossible for him to be the copy they can't clone his real body....) and the Kirito that we saw speaking on the monitor to Higa in his bedroom was the copy.

Did Kirito and Asuna did it? ›

Both the anime and volume 1 of the LN strongly imply that they did. The Sugary Days short storys make it very obvious that they did.

Who is Kirito married to? ›

Kirito and Asuna become a couple, but in the original light novel and the anime, they hardly have any time for dates when they're trying to survive. The most they ever did was take time off to go on a honeymoon after getting married inside the game.

What nationality is Kirito? ›

Kirito (キリト) is a Japanese rock singer and musician. He was born in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Formerly vocalist of the rock band Pierrot, he is now the vocalist of Angelo and also holds a solo career.

What is Kirito hair color? ›

Kirito has slightly long but neat black hair and black eyes.

What is the heaviest sword? ›

Mass2–4 kilograms (4.4–8.8 pounds)
Lengthup to 213 centimetres (84 inches)
Blade typeDouble-edged, straight bladed
Hilt typeTwo-handed cruciform, with pommel
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How heavy is a 5 foot sword? ›

The sword is 5 feet 4 inches (163 cm). long, of which the blade is 4 feet 4 inches (132 cm). The blade tapers from 2.25 inches (5.7 cm) wide at the guard to 0.75 inches (1.9 cm) before the point.
Wallace Sword
Mass5.95 pounds (2.70 kg)
Length5 feet 4 inches (163 cm)
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How heavy is a real sword? ›

The majority of genuine medieval and Renaissance swords tell a different story. Whereas a single-handed sword on average weighed 2–4 lbs., even the large two-handed “swords of war” of the fourteenth to the sixteenth century rarely weighed in excess of 10 lbs.

Why does everyone want Shino? ›

Shino is one of the most popular villagers in New Horizons, since most players want her presence on their island. Her popularity can be credited to her adorable appearance. With her red horns, round eyebrows, and elongated eyes, the deer villager, Shino, is visually appealing to most players.

Does Shino name his bugs? ›

In the anime, Shino has been shown to name his insects.

What is the oldest Shiba? ›

The oldest Shiba Inu was 26 years old

He lived for an impressive 26 years and eight months, which is almost double the average life-span of a Shiba Inu.

Who possessed Shino? ›

Shino is possessed by the dark aura, hits his breaking point, and fights Boruto with Shikadai and Mitsuki being trapped in the forest.

Is Shino a goat? ›

Shino The Deer Is Animal Crossing's Hottest New Villager.

Does Shino have a wife Naruto? ›

Shino is not married up to the point of Boruto. He remains rather mysterious and I'm hoping we get some answers. The reason why the Aburame wear glasses would be one of them.

Who is Shino's wife in Boruto? ›

ShinoHana (シノハナ ShinoHana ) is a term to refer to the romantic relationship between Shino Aburame and Hana Inuzuka.

What is Shino's strongest jutsu? ›

Shino's Beetle Tornado was one of the most fearsome and deadly jutsu in his arsenal. He could effectively locate, attack, and disintegrate opponents in a matter of seconds using his beetle swarm.

Is asuna a boy? ›

Asuna is a kind and helpful young woman who, similarly to Kirito, cannot abandon another in trouble. She takes the game very seriously and is determined to clear it before Kirito tells her to enjoy SAO a bit.

Who is Sinon to Kirito? ›

Shino Asada, also known as Sinon, Hecate or Solus, is one of the main protagonists of the light novel/maga/anime franchise Sword Art Online. She is an ally of Kirito. Though originally considering him as her rival and target, she comes to see him as a trusted friend and confidant due to their shared trauma.

Was Kirito a female in GGO? ›

Sinon eventually discovered Kirito was in fact not a girl while in a changing room, and was appalled and frustrated that he took advantage of the mistake. Despite the initial upset, Sinon still entered a tournament with Kirito.

Is asuna a girl or boy? ›

Asuna (real name Asuna Yuuki) is the main female protagonist of the anime and light novel series, Sword Art Online.

What race is Asuna? ›

Peter "Asuna" Mazuryk (born July 26, 2003) is an American player of Ukrainian descent who currently plays for 100 Thieves.

How did Kirito and Asuna have a child? ›

Kirito and Asuna have an adopted child, an artificial intelligence called “Yui”. They didn't have an opportunity to make a biological child yet on SAO timeline, but Yui does the job of being adorable very well as she is.

Does Kirito marry Asuna in real life? ›

To sum up, as of current situation (in both anime and light novel), Kirito and Asuna are not either officialy engaged nor marred IRL. The ring is a promise ring that symbolizes their feelings for each other and planning their future togehter.

Who is Kirito's half brother? ›

Vassago Casals | Sword Art Online Wiki | Fandom.

Which episode does Kirito kiss Sinon? ›

And Kissed him! - Sword Art Online Alicization:War On Underworld ll Ep 1.

Why does Kirito look like a girl in SAO 2? ›

Kirito played SAO for a long time, so its data of Kirito's playtime got transferred when converted to ALO and to GGO. Thus, the system rewarded him with that "female" avatar. 2. The system got "confused" when scanning Kirito's appearance, and ended up with a male avatar that looks like a girl.

What is the female Kirito name? ›

Kirito offered to form a party with the female player and was accepted, upon which he learned her name was Asuna. They were assigned to support E group, charged with clearing the monsters that accompanied the boss.

Is Asuna there in SAO 2? ›

what happened to Asuna in season 2? Nothing special, as shown in episodes. Asuna is not a main character in the Phantom Bullet Arc. She'll get her showtime eventually.

Why is Asuna's name Asuna? ›

The name Asuna is primarily a female name of Japanese origin that means Tomorrow/Apple Tree. From the kanji "asu" meaning "tomorrow" and "na" meaning "apple tree."

Is Asuna a queen? ›

Kirito confirms Asuna was Queen and that they discussed the necessity of a memory-wipe and the possibility of their Underworld experiences being copied.


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