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Questions tagged [.hack]

".hack" is a popular franchise of video games and mange, anime, and light novels. The story takes place inside a MMORPG published and maintained by the CyberConnect Corporation called "The World".

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What is the name of the song that plays in .hack//G.U. Vol 1 Rebirth just before Haseo and Sakaki meet for the first time in mac anu?

Here is a video clip of the first game, .hack//G.U. Vol 1 Rebirth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RMGARfCM4c&t=144s The song is between 0:31 - 0:46
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What does G.U stand for?

in .hack//ROOTS and .hack//G.U, the guild Raven is actually the CC Copr Organization "Project G.U" who's focus is on AI, partially the AIDA, the Morgana Mode Gone Epitaphs and Aura. But what does the ...
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How much time will it take me to watch the .hack series?

I'd like to give .hack a go, however I have very limited time in my schedule so I often avoid picking series with too many episodes. I would like to know : How much time does it take to watch ...
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Who altered Δ Hidden Forbidden Holy Ground and removed Aura's Statue?

in The World in Δ Hidden Forbidden Holy Ground (.hack) there was a statue of Aura wrapped in chains. in The World:R2 Hulle Granz Cathedral (.hack//G.U) has the same address (Δ Hidden Forbidden Holy ...
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A manga about the adventure of a pair of brother and sister in a game world [closed]

Around 1-3 years ago, I found an interesting manga in my local library, but I didn't bring my library card with me. The following week, I returned to borrow it to read, but of course it was gone :/ ...
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Trying to recall an anime name [closed]

I remember waking up in the early morning as a child and catching the last few minutes of this one anime on Toonami. From what I remember, this anime took place both in a simulated environment and in ...
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How to start the .hack series and its viewing order?

As the questions suggest: how do I start and what is the preferred order? It would be appreciated if one would also identify which anime/film/OVA has a main story. Additionally the timeline of which ...
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Where to watch .hack legally?

I watched .hack//Quantum on Netflix and loved it. I would like to watch the rest of the .hack shows as well, but they seem to not be on Netflix or Crunchyroll. Is there anywhere else I can stream ...
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What is the Black Box?

I was reading on the Wiki about the Vagrant AI's and it said that most were born from The Black Box. I've seen //SIGN, //Liminality, //Legend of the Twilight //Terminal Disk, //ROOTS, //QUANTUM and ...
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Who is the red woman in .hack//SIGN's opening?

In the opening of .hack//SIGN there is a woman who looks to be wearing a red body suit and a visor, at the end she's seen floating on the opposite side of the screen to where Aura is but she is never ...
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Why does the “A in C major” tone play whenever a strange event occurs in The World?

Mai Minase first notices this in .hack//Liminality when she and Tomonari Kasumi are attacked by the First Phase, Skeith. The "A in C major" tone (ハ長調ラ音) seems to recur whenever some strange event ...
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What happened to Aura between the events of G.U. and the movie?

Aura seems to be missing in all if not the majority of the //G.U. anime and games, //Quantum, but makes some appearances in the //Beyond the World movie? What happened to her between this period of ...
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Did Sora / Kite ever return to the world?

Toward the end of .hack//Beyond The World (like the last two minutes), it's announced that THE WORLD would come back online and Sora is asked if she was going to play again. However, at the very end ...
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What is the significance of the symbol in Tanaka's eyes?

At the end of the Thanatos Report OVA (set after the events of the .hack//Sekai no Mukou ni movie) after Tanaka picks up a certain chip, a symbol appears in his eyes. What is the significance of ...