WATCH: 'Steins;Gate 0' Anime Reveals Second Trailer

Airing April 11, 2018.

By Eknoorpreet Singh | March 25, 2018

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The release of the anime 'Steins; Gate 0' is just around the corner. The anime has been updated with a new trailer :

The anime is a sequel to the critically acclaimed 2011 anime 'Steins; Gate' and is produced by White Fox. Earlier, it was rumored that the anime will air for 13 episodes but later reports confirmed that the show's BD/DVD will be released with a total of 23 episodes plus 1 unaired, spanning a total of 23 weeks just like its predecessor. The anime is being promoted heavily at Anime Japan 2018. It is scheduled to start airing from April 11.

Here's the synopsis for the anime:

The dark untold story of Steins;Gate that leads with the eccentric mad scientist Okabe, struggling to recover from a failed attempt at rescuing Kurisu. He decides to give up and abandons his lively scientist alter ego, in pursuit to forget the past. When all seems to be normal, he is seemingly pulled back into the past by meeting an acquaintance of Kurisu, who tells him that they have begun testing a device that stores the memory of a human and creates a simulation of them with their characteristics and personalities. Okabe begins testing and finds out that the simulation of Kurisu has brought back anguish and some new unexpected tragedies.

Zero is a side story that explores events from the Beta Attractor Field's future that contribute in making the end of the original story possible.

The original anime ran for 24 episodes from April 6, 2011 to September 14, 2011. 'Steines ; Gate' director has alos begun working on a new original Sci-Fi anime anime called 'RErideD', scheduled to premiere in 2018.