Tags : Ryukishi07

Ciconia When They Cry Delayed, Opening Movie Released

Unfortunately, we won’t be seeing Ciconia When They Cry and Umineko no Naka Koro ni Saku released this summer as planned. On the positive side though, the Ciconia When They Cry opening movie has been released and it’s looking pretty good!     Ryukishi07 stated on the 07th Expansion Twitter that Ciconia‘s delay is due […]Read More

Horror Visual Novel Iwaihime: Matsuri Opening Movie Released

Nippon Ichi Software has released the opening movie for horror visual novel Iwaihime: Matsuri! The game is being ported to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in Japan in July. Something sinister is bubbling under the surface in the opening movie, but the music’s very catchy! Check it out below:     Susuhara has just transferred to […]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

Rose Guns Days Review (PC)

You may already know that we are huge fans of Ryukishi07’s games. Not only are his works among the best stories written to date in a game, but they are also deep thought provoking novels that will stick with you long after you have stopped playing. Rose Guns Days is his newest title and while […]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: Ougon Musou Kyoku (PC)

It seems that every great doujin visual novel has its own fighting game spin-off. Ougon Musou Kyoku is such a game, based on the popular Umineko no Naku Koro ni visual novel and made by the same team. This is a fast paced 2D tag team fighting game with amazing visuals and a fully voiced […]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