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.
Original title シュタインズ・ゲート ゼロ
First air date Apr. 12, 2018
Last air date May. 31, 2018
Seasons and episodes
1 Season 1 Apr. 12, 2018
1 - 1Missing Link of the Annihilator -Absolute Zero- Apr. 12, 2018
1 - 2Epigraph of the Closed Curve -Closed Epigraph- Apr. 19, 2018
1 - 3Protocol of the Two-sided Gospel -X-day Protocol- Apr. 25, 2018
1 - 4Solitude of the Mournful Flow -A Stray Sheep- May. 03, 2018
1 - 5Episode 5 May. 10, 2018
1 - 6Eclipse of Orbital Ordering -The Orbital Eclipse- May. 17, 2018