Bandai Namco Europe has confirmed the release of.hack G.U. Last Recode on Nintendo Switch next March 11, 2022. After its passage through PS4 and PC in 2017, this remastering includes the three original titles (Rebirth, Reminisce and Redemption) and add a fourth ending story, Reconnection. The Japanese company wants to celebrate in style the twentieth anniversary of the popular Japanese anime franchise by bringing to the West this work so demanded by fans of the saga.
.hack // GU Last Recode heads to Nintendo Switch; first trailer
The .hack GU franchise was born twenty years ago as a product of the collaboration of two heavyweights of Japanese animation: Ito Kazunori (Mobile Police PATLABOR) y Sadamoto Yoshiyuki (Neon Genesis Evangelion). Together, they created a futuristic role-playing game that around The World, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game for virtual reality in which everything that happens has consequences in the real world.
On .hack G.U. Last Recode We will reconnect with the world of the saga and we will embody Haseo to keep track of Tri-Edge, a murderer and players, and so come to Shino, a friend of Haseo, who passed away in the game and was left in a coma in the show’s real world. You can see the presentation trailer from .hack GU Last Recode for Nintendo Switch at the beginning of this news.
At the moment we do not know if the game will be localized to Spanish and if the distribution will be only digital. In case there is a physical distribution, it will be communicated later.
The PlayStation and Steam versions of consoles allow you to play with graphics and cinematics in 1080p resolution and 60 FPS. The technical characteristics of the video game on Nintendo Switch are unknown at this point, which will have the advantage of being able to be played in full in portable or desktop mode, at the player’s choice. These versions included several languages: English, French, German and Japanese, added to voices in Japanese and English.
Source | Press release (Bandai Namco)