Spike Chunsoft to Bring ‘Steins;Gate Elite’ West for PS4, Nintendo Switch, and Steam in 2018; New Trailer

Spike Chunsoft reveals plans to localize and publish Steins;Gate Elite in west for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC in 2018

on March 23, 2018 1:00 PM

Spike Chunsoft announced that they will publish the Mages developed visual novel Steins;Gate Elite for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC-via Steam in North America and Europe in 2018.

Steins;Gate Elite tells the story of Steins;Gate with fully animated cutscenes that have been remastered for the game.  This is in hopes to create a more immersive experience for the player through the already intense story. Players will learn about a group of students as they experience changes in their timeline while using e-mail and a modified microwave.

Available to players of the PlayStation 4 version will be an HD remake of Steins;Gate Phenogram, a collection of 10 additional stories by a handful of visual novel writers, including Zero Escape scenario writer Kotaro Uchikoshi.

Additionally, the Switch version of the game will have available Steins;Gate 8-bit, an 8-bit graphics and chiptune version of the game developed by series creator Chiyomaru Shikura. Details on how to obtain the aforementioned DLC will be coming soon.

In case you’d like to know more about Steins;Gate, please check out our review of Steins;Gate 0released in 2016 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.

You can also check out the announcement trailer for Steins;Gate Elite below showing characters and scenes from the visual novel:

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Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.