.hack//G.U. Last Recode will launch for PlayStation 4 and PC in Japan on November 1 for 7,600 yen, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu reveals.
In North America and Europe, the game is due out this fall.
The magazine also reveals that in addition to remasters of .hack//G.U. Vol. 1: Rebirth, .hack//G.U. Vol. 2: Reminisce, and .hack//G.U. Vol. 3: Redemption, .hack//G.U. Last Recode will include a brand new fourth volume titled “Or Dreams the Snakes That Spin the World Dream.” Famitsu has an introduction to the girl character said to be a key to its opening and story, as well as an introduction to protagonist Haseo’s 5th Form, which debuts in the volume.
Update 7:35 a.m.: More details have come in.
Vol. 4 Story
Haseo logs into “The World R:2” for the first time in one year and three months following the events of .hack//G.U. Vol. 3: Redemption. In the Great Cavity Qua Holm, he finds a frozen Ovan. Haseo tries to break the ice, but with his current power, he does not have the means to do so. Haseo rounds up his former comrades to go on an adventure to rescue Ovan.
Kusabila (voiced by Sumire Morohoshi)
A mysterious girl who suddenly appears before Haseo. She seems to know about the Great Cavity Qua Holm, but…
Haseo 5th Form (voiced by Takahiro Sakurai)
The protagonist. His Adept Rogue (multi-weapon) class enables him to handle more weapons the more he grows.
Premium Edition Content
- Game disc (Vol. 1 to 3 + brand new Vol. 4 + Terminal Disc)
- Premium Disc Set (soundtrack, drama CD, and anime Blu-ray disc)
- “Secret File” booklet (newly written novel and Vol. 4 artworks)
- Special box
Thanks, Hachima Kikou.