Let’s get this out of the way we are going to be comparing them critically. How I feel about both shows personally isn’t going to be included(Or at the very least I will try to be as unbiased as possible).What also isn’t going to be included is the second arc of sao along with both of the second seasons of LH(Log Horizon) and SAO(Sword Art Online).Now that I got that out of the way I can tell you what categories both will be judged off of and try not to spoil much.We are going to be looking at characters, story, atmosphere, how well it panders to the targeted audience,presentation, and overall scores.
Story and Atmosphere:
Both follow an anti-social gamer that’s been trapped in a mmo, but that’s as far as the similarities go. SAO is about trying to get out without dying or else they will get killed in real life because of the nerve gear.Which is totally different to Log Horizon's route when they try to make use of the time they have when they are trapped.Meaning that the atmosphere in both shows are completely different.SAO is more of an action/adventure compared to LH’s more colorful and informative manner.Now let’s get to how both execute the...