Welcome to the world as Bandai Namco Entertainment announces that .hack//G.U. Last Recode is now available on the Nintendo Switch. Originally released for the PlayStation 2 in 2006 and 2007, and re-released as a compilation for PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, and PC via STEAM in 2017, .hack//G.U. Last Recode returns in 2022 on the Nintendo Switch.
2022 marks the 20th anniversary of the “.hack” franchise, and this year will see .hack//G.U. Last Recode being ported to the Nintendo Switch for fans to experience the exciting saga composed of four remastered .hack//G.U. action-RPG titles – Rebirth, Reminisce, Redemption, and Reconnection, which will tell an epic and compelling tale.
.hack is a multimedia franchise developed by famed Japanese developer CyberConnect2, the developer behind the critically acclaimed Naruto Storm series of video games. Composed of video games, anime, novels, and manga, the world of .hack focuses on the mysterious events surrounding a wildly popular in-universe massively multiplayer role-playing game called “The World”. .hack//G.U. begins after the events of the original .hack series with players assuming the role of Haseo as he tracks down a powerful Player Killer named Tri-Edge who killed his friend’s in-game avatar Shino, which put her into a coma in real life.