Today Bandai Namco announced that .hack//G.U. Last Recode is coming for Nintendo Switch.
The Switch version will come for Japan and South East Asia on March 10, 2022, and to North America and Europe on March 11.
The package includes the whole .hack//G.U. trilogy plus the 4th volume .hack//G.U. Reconnection created specifically for Last Recode.
A “Begins Edition” with the .hack//G.U. begins manga and a soundtrack CD in a special bock has been announced only for Japan.
You can check out the announcement trailer below, alongside the official description from the Steam version, in case you’re not familiar with .hack//G.U. Last Recode.
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!
This collection includes all 3 original .hack//G.U. titles, Rebirth, Reminisce, and Redemption, all fully restored and remastered. As well as an all new exclusive 4th Volume: .hack//G.U. Reconnection.
• 15 years of .hack – Celebrate the 15th anniversary of the beloved global cross media franchise that first released in 2002
• Fully restored – Graphically enhanced gameplay and cut scenes now in 1080p and 60fps
• Improved system features – Enhanced battle balance and game pacing to provide an optimal experience for new and old fans alike.
.hack//G.U. Last Recode was already made available back in 2017 for PS4 and PC. Developer CyberConnect2 had expressed multiple times the desire of porting it to Nintendo Switch.