.hack//G.U. Last Recode Video Comparison Shows the Visual Upgrades

September 22, 2017Written by Elizabeth Henges

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Bandai Namco has released a new video for .hack//G.U. Last Recode, this time showing off the comparisons between the original PlayStation 2 version and the PlayStation 4 compilation. It’s quite the visual upgrade, and you can tell this isn’t a simple port job! Last Recode will release on November 3 for PlayStation 4.

Here is the video:

Last Recode is the re-release of the three .hack//G.U. games for PlayStation 2, with a special fourth episode added on exclusively for Last Recode. 

Learn more about .hack//G.U. Last Recode:

.hack//G.U. Last Recode, a collection of the three .hack//G.U. action RPG titles remastered with 1080p resolution, 16:9 widescreen picture, 60fps frame rate, balance changes and additional features. .hack//G.U. Last Recode will be available for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system (physical and digital) and PC later this year.

The new assets highlight one of these new features – a brand new fourth episode detailing events 1 year and 3 months after .hack//G.U. Vol. 3//Redemption! Haseo has quit the The World R:2 (the MMORPG which the .hack//G.U. games take place in) after the events of .hack//G.U. Vol.3//Redemption, but has received a mysterious email hinting at the location of his friend Ovan, who was thought to have disappeared. With the announcement of The World R:2 ending its service on 31st December, 2018, Haseo must once again log into the game and save his friend before time runs out. The 5th form of Haseo will be also unveiled with a new Job Extend from Haseo’s Xth form, and new characters and dungeons will be included into the adventure.

.hack//G.U. Last Recode will release November 3 on PlayStation 4.