Spike Chunsoft has announced a western release for Steins;Gate Elite.
The game will be released via retail and digital storefronts across Windows PC (via Steam), PlayStation 4, and the Nintendo Switch in North America and Europe sometime this year. Featured above, you can view a new trailer for the game.
The PlayStation 4 and Windows PC versions will include a high-definition remake of Steins;Gate Phenogram (a collection of ten bonus stories written by talented writers like Kotaro Uchikoshi), while the Switch version will include Steins;Gate 8-bit, a unique 8-bit version of Steins;Gate made by series creator Chiyomaru Shikura.
Further details on how to obtain these bonus games will be announced soon.
Here’s a rundown on the game:
Now, as Steins;Gate Elite, the game is fully remastered with animated scenes from the anime, creating a perfectly new, immersive experience. follows a rag-tag band of tech-savvy young students who discover the means of changing the past via e-mail using a modified microwave. Their experiments in pushing the boundaries of time begin to spiral out of control as they become entangled in a conspiracy surrounding SERN, the organization behind the Large Hadron Collider, and John Titor, who claims to be from a dystopian future.
- Fully Animated Adventure – Indulge in all the beautiful animation from 24 episodes of the Steins;Gate anime.
- A New Way to Time Leap – Experience the world of Steins;Gate with this remastered, ultimate version that features newly animated sequences for certain endings.
- Branching Storylines – Every choice you make has its own consequence, shifting the world line closer or farther from reaching 1% divergence, providing a multitude of animated endings.