Today, Namco Bandai announced that .hack//G.U. Part 1: REBIRTH will ship out on October 24, to be available the next day in retail stores nationwide. Fans can also pre-order a Special Edition through GameStop and EB Games.
The SE will feature The Terminal Disc, which will come in handy for those new to the series. This disc summarizes the story and events from previous installments in the franchise, highlighting crucial plot points and providing a general history. Rounding out the goodies in the SE package is a Haseo action figure, which even sports an assortment of mini-weapons.
Rebirth will retail for $39.99 and the Special Edition will sell for $49.99.
Related Game(s): .hack//G.U. Volume 1