This artwork has a shameful story.
On Mar 30 2020, SAO official twitter account announced a vote about 10 yrs anniversary project. They contacted the illustrator abec to design an artwork. Firstly Asuna&Kirito has the best popularity , but at the last 10 minutes, Eugeo&Kirito become the NO.1 , voted with tremendous blackmail account , this operation is shameful for BL fans, but they do use this method.
Why, they already recognized that BL(Yaoi, Gay) has far less population than BG(Nonke, Straight) and GL(Yuri, Les), to get an artwork from the official artist, they brought a large number of blackmailed twitter IDs to vote.
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