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Steins;Gate 0 Anime In the Works, First Details on “Steins;Gate World Line 2017-2018 Project” Unveiled


Send me back in time with a cell phone and a microwave if old.

Earlier today, Kadokawa announced new details on its “Steins;Gate World Line 2017-2018 Project.” The project will be composed of several parts, including:

  • An anime adaptation of Steins;Gate 0
  • A manga adaptation of Steins;Gate 0 by Taka Himeno
  • A novel adaptation of Steins;Gate 0

The Steins;Gate 0 novel will be released under Kadokawa’s Sneaker Bunko imprint. Visuals for the “Steins;Gate World Line 2017-2018 Project” and Taka Himeno’s manga were also unveiled, along with a trailer. You can check these out below:

Promo Video

Key Visual: Main Project

Key Visual: Manga

The “Steins;Gate World Line 2017-2018 Project” was originally unveiled at this year’s Anime Expo. At the convention, Kadokawa showed off a promotional trailer, which included the Steins;Gate 0 logo, as well as characters Rintarō Okabe and Mayuri Shiina clad in her Steins;Gate 0 outfit. The two are standing before the original Radio Kaikan building, which was devastated by a satellite impact. The trailer hints that the gate between “Zero” and the Beta World (where Rintarō was unable to save “her”) will open.

Steins;Gate 0 is a 2015 follow-up to the original Steins;Gate. The title was released in North America in December 2015 by publisher PQube.

Source: Otakomu

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