MAGES’ mega-popular Visual Novel Steins;Gate Is Coming To Steam Next Month
Tokyo-based company MAGES today announced that their popular visual novel Steins;Gate is making its way to Steam very soon. It will be released on September 8 and will be priced at $34.99 with 15% launch discount.
Set in the summer of 2010 in the famous town of Akihabara, self-proclaimed mad scientist Rintaro Okabe accidentally discovers that one of his inventions is capable of sending email messages into the past. With this new discovery, Rintaro and his friends are thrown into a world of constantly shifting timelines where one wrong move can alter the future.
Originally released in 2009, Steins;Gate is a hypothetical science adventure game featuring nonlinear plot lines and branching scenarios with many different endings to discover. The game has been lauded for its multi-layered characters and intertwining storylines, the game has been adapted into several different forms of media including a manga series, a highly successful anime series, and also a film.
You can watch the Steam announcment trailer below:
You can find more information on the Steam release of Steins;Gate at the game’s official Steam page.
In related news, Steins;Gate 0 will be making its way to the PlayStation 4 and Vita later this year. Last week online retailed Rice Digital unveiled their exclusive version of the game’s special limited Collector’s Edition – the Amadeus Edition, which you can pre-order here.