.hack//link. Set in 2020, just three years after the .hack/G.U. events. The story will take place not only in the new version of "The World" known as "The World R: X", but also in the real world. The main character is Tokio Kuryuu, a middle school student. He lives a normal life as a gamer until the mysterious Ayaka Amagi transfers to his school and takes him into the game world.