Characters that have appeared in the .hack novels, anime, manga, and Video Games. Players of a virtual reality MMORPG called "The World" that keeps mind raping them; but they keep playing.Due to the nature of the series, spoilers are inevitable. Continue with caution.
- .hack//First Generation: The World R:1 and some Key Characters
- .hack//Second Generation: The World R:2
- .hack//Third Generation: The World R:X and The World FORCE:ERA