Higurashi: When They Cry

Higurashi: When They Cry (2006)


  • Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery
  • Creator: Toshifumi Kawase, Hideki Tachibana, Chiaki Kon
  • First Air Date: 2006-04-05
  • Last Air Date: 2009-08-21
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 55
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 24 min.
  • Production Company: Studio Deen
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Networks: AT-X, Tōkai Television Broadcasting, Kansai TV
  • Director: Toshifumi Kawase
star 8/10
From 130 Ratings

Summary

After moving into the quiet town of Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi spends his days blissfully in school often playing games with his local friends. However, appearances can be deceiving. One fateful day, Keiichi stumbles upon news of a murder that had occurred in Hinamizawa. From this point on, horrific events unfold in front of Keiichi, as he soon learns his close friends may not be all that they seem. Based on the amateur mystery game by 07th Expansion, the story is told in a series of different scenarios.

  • Keywords: sadism, mass murder, village, rain, trauma, gore, baseball bat, harem, horror, beaten to death, murder, psychic power, rampage, psychological thriller, torture, fear, psychic, rage, witness to murder, dungeon, psycho killer, adult animation, psycho, folklore, bloodbath, needle, brunette, 1980s, traumatic experience, anime
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    Higurashi: When They Cry Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2007-08-02
    6 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2006-04-05
    26 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2007-07-06
    24 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2009-02-25
    5 Episodes

    Higurashi: When They Cry Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Demon-Deceiving Chapter, Part 125 min
    Season 1Episode 2Demon-Deceiving Chapter, Part 225 min
    Season 1Episode 3Demon-Deceiving Chapter, Part 325 min
    Season 1Episode 4Demon-Deceiving Chapter, Part 425 min
    Season 1Episode 5Cotton-Deceiving Chapter, Part 125 min
    Season 1Episode 6Cotton-Deceiving Chapter, Part 225 min
    Season 1Episode 7Cotton-Deceiving Chapter, Part 325 min
    Season 1Episode 8Cotton-Deceiving Chapter, Part 425 min
    Season 1Episode 9Curse-Deceiving Chapter, Part 125 min
    Season 1Episode 10Curse-Deceiving Chapter, Part 225 min
    Season 1Episode 11Curse-Deceiving Chapter, Part 325 min
    Season 1Episode 12Curse-Deceiving Chapter, Part 425 min
    Season 1Episode 13Curse-Deceiving Chapter, Part 525 min
    Season 1Episode 14Cat-Deceiving Chapter, Part 125 min
    Season 1Episode 15Cat-Deceiving Chapter, Part 225 min
    Season 1Episode 16Cat-Deceiving Chapter, Part 325 min
    Season 1Episode 17Cat-Deceiving Chapter, Part 425 min
    Season 1Episode 18Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 125 min
    Season 1Episode 19Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 225 min
    Season 1Episode 20Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 325 min
    Season 1Episode 21Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 425 min
    Season 1Episode 22Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 525 min
    Season 1Episode 23Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 625 min
    Season 1Episode 24Village-Destroying Chapter, Part 725 min
    Season 2Episode 1Demon-Revealing Chapter: Part 125 min
    Season 2Episode 2Demon-Revealing Chapter: Part 225 min
    Season 2Episode 3Demon-Revealing Chapter: Part 325 min
    Season 2Episode 4Cotton-Revealing Chapter: Part 125 min
    Season 2Episode 5Cotton-Revealing Chapter: Part 225 min
    Season 2Episode 6Cotton-Revealing Chapter: Part 325 min
    Season 2Episode 7Curse-Revealing Chapter: Part 125 min
    Season 2Episode 8Curse-Revealing Chapter: Part 225 min
    Season 2Episode 9Curse-Revealing Chapter: Part 325 min
    Season 2Episode 10Curse-Revealing Chapter: Part 425 min
    Season 2Episode 11Curse-Revealing Chapter: Part 525 min
    Season 2Episode 12God-Entertaining Chapter: Part 125 min
    Season 2Episode 13God-Entertaining Chapter: Part 225 min
    Season 2Episode 14God-Entertaining Chapter: Part 325 min
    Season 2Episode 15God-Entertaining Chapter: Part 425 min
    • Yui Horie

      as Hanyu (voice)
    • Mai Nakahara

      as Rena Ryuuguu (voice)
    • Soichiro Hoshi

      as Keiichi Maebara (voice)
    • Yukari Tamura

      as Rika Furude (voice)
    • Satsuki Yukino

      as Mion Sonozaki (voice) / Shion Sonozaki (voice)
    • Mika Kanai

      as Satoko Houjou (voice)
    Directing Toshifumi Kawase Director
    Sound Eiko Shimamiya Theme Song Performance
    Writing Toshifumi Kawase Series Composition

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