Spike Chunsoft announced that Steins;Gate Elite will release for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on the 19th of February, 2019 in North America and Europe. No release date was given for the PC version.
A special limited edition of the game will be available at launch for $89.99 and will include:
- 100-plus page Hardcover Storyboard Collection — Storyboards for the newly-created animated scenes specifically for Steins;Gate Elite. Kenichi Kawamura, director of the Steins;Gate 0 anime series, was in charge of creating each storyboard.
- Exclusive Cloth Poster – Features original artwork designed specifically for this limited edition.
- Custom Outer Box
- Steins;Gate Elite for PlayStation 4 or Switch
- Steins;Gate: Linear Bounded Phenogram for PlayStation 4 or 8-BIT ADV Steins;Gate for Switch
Below are trailers for Linear Bound Phenogram and 8-BIT ADV respectively as well as an overview of the game:
Steins;Gate Elite is fully remastered with animated scenes from the anime, creating a brand new, immersive experience. Follows a group of young, tech-savvy “lab members” 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.
The Linear Bound Phenogram and 8-BIT ADV bonus games will also be available in the regular versions of the title.