It looks like Switch owners may soon get to take their first dive into the cult classic .hack series!
The ESRB has posted a new listing for .hack//G.U. Last Recode on Switch – seemingly hinting that the title will eventually land on the Nintendo console. There’s not much more information for now, but you can read the details of the rating below (click to enlarge):
.hack//G.U. Last Recode first launched for PS4 and PC in 2017 – collecting .hack//G.U. Vol. 1//Rebirth, Vol. 2//Reminisce, Vol. 3//Redemption, and Vol. 4//Reconnection in a single package. Here’s a brief synopsis of the game’s original release:
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 three original .hack//G.U. titles, Rebirth, Reminisce, and Redemption, all fully restored and remastered. As well as an all new exclusive fourth 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 60 frames per second.
- Improved System Features – Enhanced battle balance and game pacing to provide an optimal experience for new and old fans alike.
Currently, Bandai Namco has not confirmed that a Switch port is in the works – but this ESRB rating seems to be a promising sign! We’ll report back if we hear more in the future.