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BANDAI NAMCO celebrates 20th anniversary of .hack franchise with .hack//g.u. Last Recode remaster for Nintendo Switch

Welcome back to “The World”!


BANDAI NAMCO Europe today announced .hack//G.U. LAST RECODE is coming to Nintendo Switch.


The .hack//G.U. franchise brings a collaboration between two giants of Japanese animation: Ito Kazunori (Mobile Police PATLABOR) and Sadamoto Yoshiyuki (Neon Genesis Evangelion) to create a futuristic JRPG focused on “The World” a Virtual Reality MMORPG with consequences in the real world.


Logging back into the .hack//G.U. series, the player will play as Haseo, tracking down the Player Killer Tri-Edge to avenge his friend Shino, who was killed in the game, putting her into a coma in real life.


The LAST RECODE remaster, previously released on PS4, includes the 3 original titles Rebirth, Reminisce, Redemption and brings a 4th and last story, Reconnection, now all fully restored and remastered for Nintendo Switch, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the franchise.


.hack//G.U. LAST RECODE will be available digitally on March 11th, 2022 on Nintendo Switch.


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Log back into the .hack//G.U. trilogy and return to “The World,” as Haseo tracks down Tri-Edge in .hack//G.U. Last Recode, now with enhanced graphics, improved gameplay, and brand new modes!


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