What You Need to Know:
- A live action adaptation for Higurashi no Naku Koro ni has just finished airing here in Japan - with mixed reactions from fans.
- Now, a sequel for the drama, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni: Kai, has been confirmed. The same cast and staff will be behind the new project.
- The continuation is scheduled to begin airing in November this year.
Yu Inaba as Keiichi Maebara
Minami Katou as Rena
Source: Anime Anime
Despite everyone's complaining, it can't have been that bad if it's continuing!
With the same cast, too! Apparently it's faithful to the original, so maybe that's what drew people in?