Steins;Gate Games Get Released in Japan with Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

Three of 5pb.'s Steins;Gate games get a Japanese release on Xbox One via the system's backwards compatibility feature.

By Jordan Loeffler

May 18, 2017

Today, it was announced that three of the Japanese visual novels from the Steins;Gate series were released on Xbox One via its backwards compatibility feature.

In the tweet below, Xbox Director of Programming Larry Hryb announced the three titles have been brought to Xbox One in Japan.

Steins;Gate was developed by 5pb. and tells the story of a group of young and bright students who stumble upon the ability to change the events of the past, thus irreversibly altering the present and future.

If you’re looking for these games in your Japanese Xbox 360 Marketplace, take note that you’ll only be able to find the first and third installments. The second is only available in its physical form.

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Jordan is a Staff Writer at DualShockers, where he covers the latest in indies and collectibles. He has a degree in Creative Writing from University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. He is currently based out of Portland, OR.

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