Yuuki is able to continue her life with Asuna and everyone else for a few months. Then, Asuna gets an email from Yuuki's doctor.
With Kirito's help, Asuna is able to help fulfill Yuuki's wishes.
Asuna hasn't been able to find Yuuki since they visited the monument. Thanks to Kirito, she's able to find her again in the real world.
After the way the last episode ended, there's really only one thing to do in this episode: FIGHT!
Zekken brings Asuna to meet her guild, Sleeping Knights. While Asuna considers their request, she also has to deal with her mother threatening to take her game away from her.
In this episode Asuna meets Zekken and we meet Asuna's mother.
With the Excalibur and GGO adventures behind them, everyone's taking it easy. Both in the real world and the virtual one.
Well, everyone, hold on to your butts. This episode marks the end of the Jotunheimr quest.
Before the quest begins Yui relays a theory about the scope of the quest that they're about to embark on. 931
With the GGO adventure behind them, Kirito and his friends can get back to their regular lives. Of course, that means back to gaming and it just so happens that something interesting is going on in ALO. 926