VRAINS New Story & Episode Details

This weekend the company behind the series revealed some new details on the upcoming story and episodes coming soon. 

Some more information was revealed for the secondary characters as well. The new secondary characters details and descriptions can be seen below:

  • SpecterSpecter: A member of the Knights of Hanoi, he serves as Revolver’s right hand man. He calmly analyzes and reports the goings-on of events in LINK VRAINS.
  • Bessho, Ema : A mysterious woman. Based on the clothes she wears, it appears she Duels inside LINK VRAINS.
  • Zaizen, Akira: The Security Chief of SOL Technology Inc. and Aoi’s older brother. He has a workaholic personality, and doesn’t seem to care much about Aoi.
  • Shima, Naoki: Yusaku’s classmate. Although he heavily enjoys Dueling, he’s not very confident in his ability to Duel online in LINK VRAINS. He’s a fan of Playmaker.
  • Aoi ZaizenZaizen, Aoi: A classmate of Yusaku’s, but remains in the dark as to Yusaku’s True Identity. Online in LINK VRAINS, she goes by the alias “Blue Angel”, a popular Charisma Duelist. She has a Brother Complex. She wants to admit to her brother that she Duels.
  • Onizuka, Go: A Duelist who goes by “Go Onizuka” inside LINK VRAINS. Although he’s extremely popular due to his exciting Duels, he’s also known for his friendly and kind-hearted side in the Real World. He’s interested in the person known as “Playmaker”. He looks the same in real life and online. He holds the title of the strongest Duelist inside LINK VRAINS. He’s popular even offline.

In addition to the information details on the new characters, there was also summaries released for episode 2 and 3 of the first season.

Episode 2 “Catch the Wind! Storm Access” summary:
“Yusaku managed to capture the mysterious lifeform as he chases after the Knights of Hanoi. In order to defeat them, he logs into the VR Space network, Link VRAINS, as Playmaker. He commenced a Duel, holding the lifeform as a hostage. However, the lifeform predicted that “Yusaku can’t win with his deck,” and performed a certain action..”

Episode 3 “First Contact” and is summary:
“Yusaku begins to examine the information hidden in the mysterious lifeform. Meanwhile, after his Duel against the Knights in the network, he became famous as the hero who saved Link VRAINS. Learning that the lifeform is with Playmaker, SOL Technology sets up an operation to capture it..”