Tags : Higurashi

New Higurashi When They Cry Anime Project Announced

Today saw a teaser trailer for a new anime project based on Higurashi When They Cry. There’s not much we know about the new project other than that it seems to be a remake / fresh re-telling and character design will be done by Akio Watanabe of Monogatari success.    Catch the teaser trailer here: […]Read More

Iwaihime: Matsuri First Trailer Looks Creepy

Nippon Ichi Software released the first actual trailer for the Iwaihime: Matsuri, a PlayStation 4 and Vita port of the 2016 Iwaihime visual novel. The game will be available on July 20th in Japan.       The story is from the legendary Ryukishi07, the creator of Higurashi and Umineko, while the art was done by Kina Kazuharu who has […]Read More

Iwaihime: Matsuri Horror Visual Novel Coming to PlayStation 4 and

After the teaser video for the upcoming horror game, Nippon Ichi Software has finally revealed this mysterious title. The teasers were actually for a PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita port of the 2016 PC visual novel Iwaihime: Matsuri.     The protagonist is a new transfer student and starts his carefree life in the Susuda Prefectoral High […]Read More

When They Cry New Game in 2017

Higurashi When They Cry and Umineko When They Cry are some of the most remarkable visual novels out there. Starting out as little more than doujin titles, they quickly grew in popularity and rightfully so. The last installment of these games was released way back in 2011 and a new installment in the series is long overdue. […]Read More

MYTH Review (PC)

Reviewing a game isn’t usually a challenging endeavor. After playing through it you need to form an opinion and tell potential buyers whether they should sink their hard-earned money and valuable time into the game. However, when the impression the game leaves you with is so divisive, such as the case with the visual novel […]Read More

Tokyo Dark Investigates Kickstarter

Detective Ito goes on a hunt for her missing partner, but what set out as a straightforward case soon spirals in to a nightmare, making Ito question her reality. Will you find out what awaits you in the rundown underworld that Tokyo Dark?       Cherrymochi Game Studio is a small Japanese indie studio […]Read More

Higanbana no Saku Yoru ni Review (PC)

Higanbana no Saku Yoru ni is uncomfortable to say the least. It not only touches a few dark topics but fully submerges you in them. Whereas Higurashi and Umineko start sincerely enough and slowly spiral into a tale of deceit hatred and lies, Higanbana drops you right into the middle of its rotting detestable world. […]Read More

Doujin Classics: Higurashi Daybreak (PC)

Despite its modest roots, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni made a big splash in Japan. Because of its popularity, it’s no wonder the game spawned a spin-off arena fighter called Higurashi Daybreak. 07th Expansion the creators of the original series assisted with the creation of this title, allowing fans to recreate battles with their favorite […]Read More

Umineko no Naku Koro ni Review (PC)

I’ve been putting off this review for months trying to collect my thoughts. It has been an experience unlike any other. It single-handedly made me fall in love with the mystery genre, teaching me to appreciate all the intricate details the author has to conjure up. But with its mystery themes aside, Umineko no Naku Koro […]Read More

Higurashi Sui Creeping Its Way To PS3 and Vita

Higurashi came out in 2002 and its author could have never imagined how successful it would be. Higurashi quickly became one of the most popular doujin games ever. In 2006 came the PS2 port, which had redrawn CGs and voice acting, while in 2007 Higurashi arrived on the DS, both versions with different additional chapters. […]Read More