New kid Keiichi Maebara is settling into his new home of peaceful Hinamizawa village. Making quick friends with the girls from his school, he’s arrived in time for the big festival of the year.
But something about this isolated town seems "off," and his feelings of dread continue to grow. With a gnawing fear that he’s right, what dark secrets could this small community be hiding?
English: Higurashi: When They Cry – Gou
Synonyms: When They Cry, Higurashi: When They Cry - New, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (2020), When the Cicadas Cry, The Moment the Cicadas Cry
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Oct 1, 2020 to ?
Premiered: Fall 2020
Broadcast: Thursdays at 23:30 (JST)
Producers: Frontier Works, Infinite
Source: Visual novel
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)