A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!

Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!

Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni

Genre:
Mystery, Horror, Psychological, Thriller


Airing Date:


Studios:
Passione

Promotional Videos / PV

Official Images / Key Visuals

Synopsis

Far away from the central cities, a village which is surrounded by a deep nature...Hinamizawa Village.
Village once scheduled to be sunk under a dam,
still exists in the same shape as before, and
welcomes the transfer student, Maebara Keiichi.
For Keiichi, who used to live in urban areas,
the peacefuland exciting life with the friends from Hinamizawa
is great and seems that this happiness will last forever, but...

An annual festival at the village, Watanagashi.
Until that day comes...

Jun. of Showa Era 58th year (1981).
When they cry.
The ordinary life suddenly ends, and
an infinite chain of tragic events begins...

Characters & Voice Actors List

Keiichi Maebara

Voice Actor: Souichirou Hoshi


A boy who recently moves to Hinamizawa. He is called "Magician of Words" because of his great ability to influence people with words. On the other hand, when he gets confused, he gets so bad at talking that no one is able to understand him. He is good at academics and smart, but still needs to work more to be perfect. He is so bad at cooking that he once almost catch his house on fire when he was cooking vegetables. With his kind and friendly personality, he gets along with the people in the village very quickly.

Rena Ryugu

Voice Actor: Mai Nakahara


She moved from Ibaraki a year before Keiichi transferred to Hinamizawa. She is in the same grade in school as Keiichi, and are both good friends. She is so obsessed with cute things that she always tries to take them home regardless if they are objects or people. She is usually calm, but is really scary when she gets angry. She believes in "Oyashiro-sama" in Hinamizawa, and suddenly changes when someone denies "Oyashiro-sama."

Mion Sonozaki

Voice Actor: Satsuki Yukino


The upperclassman of Hinamizawa branch school, where Keiichi and Rena go. She has a kind personality, and sometimes shows her leadership towards her friends and lowerclassmen. She begins "the club activity" for a certain reason, and plays several games after school together with Rena, Rika, and Satoko.

Satoko Houjou

Voice Actor: Mika Kanai


The younger sister of Satoshi and the lowerclassman of Keiichi and Rena at Hinamizawa branch school. Since she hates losing, sometimes cries after being teased by others. She is good at setting up a trap.

Rika Furude

Voice Actor: Yukari Tamura


The lowerclassman of Keiichi and Rena at Hinamizawa branch school. She has a cute appearance with long hair, and has a unique way of speaking by adding "~nanodesu" and "nipa-" to her sentences.. She serves as the shrine maiden at the "Watanagashi Festival".


Other TitleHigurashi When They Cry
Main Staff
  • Original Creator: Ryukishi07/ 07thExpansion
  • Director: Keiichiro Kawaguchi
  • Series Composition: Naoki Hayashi
  • Character Design: Akio Watanabe
  • Music: Kenji Kawai

For more information: Official Website

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Honey’s Highlights

Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!
I still cannot believe we're getting a new Higurashi anime!!
Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!
All I can hope for is that it remains as good as the ones that came before it.
Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!
It looks promising just based off of the PV alone, so I have hope!
Higurashi-no-Naku-Koro-ni A New Narrative will Be Explored This Summer with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi: When They Cry - New)!
Only time will tell! Either way I'm excited!

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