Gerg is one of the 10,000 players who were trapped in «Sword Art Online». He's a master blacksmith, great sword user, and best friend of Aiken. His real name is Garrith Sheets
Originally from Germany, Garrith moved to Japan for a better education. He feel in love with the crafting systems in most MMORPGs; he found the ability to create unique weapons and sell his creations filled his inventive spirit and would often find ways to custimize weapons in online games to make them stronger and better. He met Eric after being assigned to a group school project with him; the two quickly became friends and, after learning about the MMO group, Gerg joined him on his adventures in the online world. Gerg was a part of the guild, Darkness Falls, in SAO and funded it through his blacksmithing shop, Belts and Blades. He also provided the guild with weapons, including Aiken's large assortment of projectile weapons
Garrith, along with Devon, convinced Eric to play ALfheim Online, saying that it would help him deal with the hole in his mind that SAO had created. In real life, Garrith is Eric's roommate and has a part time job working in a warehouse. Garrith was also one of the first people from SAO to almost completely recover the muscle and body mass lost during his time playing the death game.
Gerg is a very loyal friend and is always willing to help someone out. Often, in the real world, he helps Eric lift and carry stuff that he can not carry by himself. Gerg shows a great interest in the mechanical world and is often devising new inventions and contraptions to help his friends. In addition to his engineering mind, Gerg is a very strong character and serves as the tank in dungeon and farming groups.
Fairy Dance Arc
Gerg is based on a character in the fan fiction, Right Back At It Again
Sword Art Online
「Behemoth's Claw」 (Great Sword- Crafted by Gerg)
「Blacksmith's Robes」 (Armor)
「Crafter's Mitts」 (Gloves)
「Crafter's Boots」 (Shoes)
「Blacksmith's Work Belt」 (Belt)
Crafting Weapons - Proficent in crafting weapons of every type.