Andrew Gilbert Mills, known as Agil in Sword Art Online (SAO), ALfheim Online (ALO), and Project Alicization, is a supporting character in the Aincrad Arc and a reoccurring character throughout the Sword Art Online series. He was one of the 10,000 players who was trapped in «Sword Art Online» (SAO), where he was a veteran axe-wielder and a merchant who owned a shop in Algade, a city on the 50th Floor of «Aincrad». After returning to the real world in the aftermath of the Sword Art Online incident, Andrew began playing ALfheim Online (ALO) as a Gnome. In real life, Andrew manages the «Dicey Café» with the help of his wife

Powers and Stats

Tier: 10-A in AR/real life. 8-B in VR | At least High 8-C | High 8-C

Name: Andrew Gilbert Mills, Agil

Origin: Sword Art Online

Gender: Male

Age: 27 (Beginning of Aincrad arc), 29 (End of Aincrad arc & Fairy Dance arc), 30 (Phantom Bullet arc & Project Alicization arc)

Classification: Human, SAO Survivor, Cafe Owner, Merchant (SAO), Gnome (ALO)

Powers and Abilities: Skilled Battleaxe UserHand-to-Hand Combatant, Enhanced Senses (via Hypersense and Distinguish), and Negotiator in AR/real life. In VR he has everything from his SAO key | Everything from before, in addition to Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Skilled Crafter & Blacksmith, Statistics Amplification (Sword Skills amplify the user's speed and power, with the downside of leaving some aftercast delay), Regeneration (Low-mid. All VR avatars can regenerate entire lost limbs, however it takes time, thus it is not combat applicable), Statistics Reduction (via continuous powerful attacks, such as multi-hit Sword Skills or various critical hits), can Silence a player which renders them unable to speak (via Debuff Crystals), Paralysis Inducement that also forces opponents to drop their weapons (via Debuff Crystals), Status Effect Inducement (via Debuff Crystals), Status Effect Nullification (via Antidote Crystals, Potions, and Meditation), Healing (At least Low-Mid, via Healing Crystals and Potions. Healing Crystals act instantly while Potions work over time), Teleportation & BFR (via Teleport & Corridor Crystals), Immortality (Type 2), Resistance to Pain (All virtual reality avatars have a pain absorber, which lessens the amount of pain one feels to negligible amounts, even with injuries such as decapitation) | Same as before (though before New Aincrad, ALO didn't allow the use of Sword Skills), with the addition of Flight (Can fly with his ALO Avatar's wings for ten minutes before being forced to land pre-New Aincrad. Post-New Aincrad he's able to fly for an unlimited amount of time), Magic (Mostly earth based)

Attack Potency: Athlete level in AR/real life (Should be comparable to, if not stronger than Kirito and Leafa physically). City Block level in VR (Can harm An Incarnation of the Radius) | At least Large Building level (Comparable to Klein and other Clearers who participated in the floor 75 boss raid) | Large Building level (Should still be comparable to the players in SAO who defeated GeoCrawler, since New Aincrad's bosses are stronger than their original counterparts)

Speed: Athletic Human in AR/real life. Supersonic+ with Hypersonic+ reactions in VR | Supersonic+ with Hypersonic+ reactions (Shown to be able to keep up with the likes of KiritoAsuna, and other high level SAO players)

Lifting Strength: Normal Human in AR/real life. Class 5 in VR | Class 5 (Should be comparable to Klein, as they're around the same levels) | At most Class 5 (Should be around the same level as most of the cast)

Striking Strength: Street Class in AR/real life, City Block Class in VR | At least Large Building Class | Large Building Class

Durability: Athlete level in AR/real life. City Block level in VR | At least Large Building level (Comparable to other Clearers) | Large Building level

Stamina: Normal Human in AR/real life. Infinite physically, Normal Human mentally in VR | Infinite physically (Virtual Reality Avatars can never get physically tired; limited only to the mental power of the person themselves), Normal Human mentally | Same as SAO Avatar

Range: Standard melee range unarmed in real life, extended melee range with his battleaxe in AR. Extended melee range with his battleaxe, several meters with dash-type Sword Skills in VR | Extended melee range with his battleaxe, several meters with dash-type sword Skills | Extended melee range with his battleaxe, several meters with dash-type Sword Skills (Does not have this pre-New Aincrad), a few dozen meters with magic

Standard Equipment:

  • The Augma: A device that allows the user to use Augmented Reality technology. Real life only.
  • Ground Gorge: A battleaxe Agil uses in SAO.
  • Unnamed Battleaxe: A battleaxe Agil uses in ALO.

Intelligence: Agil was known in SAO to be an excellent barter and merchant, which comes from his experience being a cafe owner in the real world. His skill with two-handed weapons has also allowed him to be comparable to the likes of other Clearers in the higher floors of SAO.

Weaknesses: Sword Skills have a slight aftercast delay at the end of them in exchange for increased power.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

Outside System Skills

Outside System Skills (OuSS): As its name suggests, are skills that are the users own, unlike Sword Skills and magic that are provided for by the game engine.

  • Switch: A technique where two Players switch positions in-between an enemy's attack to recover Hit Points, chain attacks together without worrying about an aftercast delay, and/or burden the learning abilities of enemies if they are AIs.
  • Hypersense: The act of sensing hostile intention or killer intent, allowing the user to somehow react to attacks done outside of their field of vision.
  • Distinguish: Allows the user to eliminate background noise to focus on unnatural or certain sounds around the user.
  • Sword Skill Imitation: Imitating the user of Sword Skills without the system's assistance, removing the aftercast delay, but sacrificing the power and speed of the actual skill.

Sword Skills

Sword Skills (SS): A series of movements that allows the user to attack much faster than they normally could, but the movements required to perform the Sword Skill are fixed and cannot be canceled by the user after they begin performing it. Contrary to their name, Sword Skills do not have to be used with a swordCannot be used in Alfheim Online pre-New Aincrad (Can only use imitations).


Magic: Allows the user to use race-unique and Alfheim standard magic. Agil, as a Gnome is naturally inclined towards earth-based magic. Alfheim Online (ALO) Agil only.

Key: Real Life (Ordinal Scale/Augmented Reality) and Sword Art Online (Ordinal Scale/Virtual Reality) | Sword Art Online (Aincrad) | Alfheim Online (New Aincrad)


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