Synopsis: Steins; Gate is an adaptation of the video game of the same name. It is set in 2010 in Akihabara, Tokyo, and follows Rintaro Okabe, a self-proclaimed “mad scientist”, who runs the “Future Gadget Laboratory” in an apartment together with his friends Mayuri Shiina and Itaru “Daru” Hashida. While attending a conference about time travel, Okabe finds the dead body of Kurisu Makise, a neuroscience researcher; he sends a text message about it to Daru and later discovers that Kurisu is alive and that the message arrived before he sent it. Soon they discovered that they made a time machine which can send text messages to past, But when tragedy occurs Okabe struggles to stop it from happening he tried me reverse everything they changed in time.This is a time travel story with a really messed up time loop and intense butterfly effects.
I have heard many people dumping this show because they find the start slow and boring…but please watch it at least up to episode 8 before dumping. You won’t be disappointed. it’s a mind-blowing story.