Higurashi: When They Cry franchise’s new game’s promotional video released on Friday. The video revealed character information and a few more details. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming game.
Watch the promotional video below!
Higurashi: When They Cry- The promotional video details
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei smartphone game’s official website revealed a promotional video and character information on Friday. The video reveals Ayane’s “Frustration” song.
They also revealed the game’s cast. Mayu Sagara will be seen as Kazuho Kimiyoshiki. Miyuki Sawashiro will portray Kazuho Kimiyoshiki. Additionally, Rie Takahashi will play Nao Ōtoritani’s role.
More about the game!
The smartphone game will release for iOS and Android users. The game has a completely new storyline. The main story revolves around a murder. These multiple murders coincide with an annual festival in a quiet rural village.
Smileaxe is the game’s developer. D-techno is the main planner. Additionally, Kiichi Kanou is the game scriptwriter. Motoi Sakuraba is the game’s battle music composer.
The game is a free-to-play role-playing game. It will have in-game items for purchase. A pre-registration campaign launched on July 31. All those who have pre-registered will have free in-game purchases.
The new Higurashi: When They Cry anime project is all set to land this October. The coronavirus pandemic delayed its original release date set in July. The new anime will also have a manga adaptation.
The first Higurashi: When They Cry television anime series released in 2006 and became very famous. They released the second in 2007. The anime got its first DVD release in 2007-2008. Funimation also released the anime’s DVD in 2009 and 2010.
The story and the way it engages users are very famous. It got adapted into several video anime projects, two live-action films, and also manga adaptations by several artists. The game was also adapted into a stage drama that ran last July.
We will bring more details very soon. Until then, stay tuned and keep reading for the latest updates!