The second installment of Higurashi: When They Cry, Watanagashi, is now available for pre-order! Watanagashi will be available on MangaGamer.com and Steam on Friday, November 13th! Pre-ordering on MangaGamer.com will get you the game at 10% off and you’ll receive a complimentary Steam key as well.
In this chapter, Watanagashi (“Cotton Drift”) Keiichi encounters a brand-new mystery in Hinamiazawa – Shion Sonozaki. Who exactly is Shion? Is she really Mion’s twin sister? Is she just an alter ego Mion adopts to let off steam, or is she a split personality? Maybe she’s being manipulated into carrying out Oyashiro-sama’s curse?! Either way, you’ll have to find out the answers or die trying… when the higurashi cry.
I cannot begin to explain how excited I was when I heard the next title I would get to sink my teeth into was Higurashi. Years ago, it was my obsession, my “curse” you might even say. Puns and jokes aside, I was very much stoked to get my hands on the 07th Expansion visual novel that started it all: a franchise of anime, shorts, OVAs, among others. Continue reading
Higurashi was not the kind of game I was expecting it to be. I didn’t really know much about it going in other than it being a horror series. Based on that I had assumed there would be a lot of murdering going on, but in reality it was more of a slice of life comedy with an occasional murder and some mystery elements thrown in. Continue reading
I was lead to believe that Higurashi was about mystery and murder. Soon I learned that it was accurate, but not in the way that I thought. Continue reading
In both its visual novel and anime incarnations, Higurashi When They Cry, also known as Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, is revered as one of the greatest horror/mystery works of their mediums. Continue reading
Hey everyone, Doddler here. I wanted to talk a little bit about my work on the new release of Higurashi Chapter 1. Continue reading
Higurashi When They Cry Hou – Ch 1 Onikakushi is now live and available for download! Everyone purchasing through our website will also get a free Steam Key, and the Steam Version will go on sale in roughly 19 hours (around 4PM PDT). Help spread the word on twitter with #Higurashi and introduce new fans to this remastered version of such a great series from 07th Expansion! Continue reading
Today we have a few words to share from our translator for Higurashi no Naku Ni Hou: Onikakushi available this Friday on our website and Steam! Continue reading
Today we have a couple very special announcements from Anime Boston: our acquisition of Higurashi Hou and MYTH! Continue reading