Sequel to Higurashi movie already in progress?!

>> April 28, 2008

OYASHIROSAMA.COM - the official website for the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni animated series has announced that the sequel to the first Higurashi movie has been planned and is already in progress. Whether you're for the production of another Live-Action movie or completely against it, it's coming anyway! Source: [1]


Higurashi Manga American Release

>> April 19, 2008

Higurashi has been acquired for American distribution by Yen Press. The publisher made the announcements during its Saturday afternoon panel at New York Comic Con 2008. It will initially run in the Yen Plus anthology magazine, the first issue of which will be sold starting on July 29. Standard volumes of Higurashi will go on sale in the first part of the next year. Source: [1]


WHEEL OF FORTUNE (運命の輪) single

>> April 15, 2008

Hello everybody. The WHEEL OF FORTUNE single is out today. Since you are a bunch of cheapskates and probably won't buy it anyway, I will post it for download here. Please enjoy it! 01. WHEEL OF FORTUNE (運命の輪) - download 02. ディオラマ - download 03. WHEEL OF FORTUNE (運命の輪) -instrumental- - download 04. ディオラマ -instrumental- - download


New Character CD & Remix Album

>> April 14, 2008

A new CD containing new character songs as well as a few previously released remixed character songs will be released. - Keiichi/Ooishi no Uwasa no Jikenbo ABC - Maebara Keiichi (Hoshi Souichirou) and Ooishi Kuraudo (Chafuurin) - Nanodesu☆ - Hanyuu (Horie Yui) The title for the new character CD is titled "Irietachi no Gyakushuu" (meaning: Irie and the others) The cast for that is Irie Kyousuke, Akasaka Mamoru, Chie Rumiko. --Anyway, it's very late and I can't stay awake any longer. Information on the character CDs and other shit ASAP



>> April 6, 2008

A day or so late but nonetheless here is the music video to "WHEEL OF FORTUNE (Unmei no wa)"from the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni movie by Eiko Shimamiya. Apparently it was not supposed to be released yet, but BARKS had it up just long enough to grab it. So here it is. You can also download the mp3 to the song here: WHEEL OF FORTUNE mp3 Please enjoy it!


Advanced Movie Tickets On Sale

>> April 3, 2008

Last weekend the advanced movie tickets for the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Movie were put up for sale. If you would like to purchase an advanced ticket, you can go to your local ANIMATE shop (Japan Only). If you do not live near an ANIMATE shop, you can mail-order your tickets. Here is a list of places that will be selling the tickets: 池袋シネマサンシャイン( 渋谷Q-AXシネマ ( 名古屋ピカデリー( なんばパークスシネマ( シネ・リーブル梅田( シネ・リーブル神戸( And here's a list of places that you can mail-order your tickets: ・アニメイト( ※徳島店を除く ・とらのあな( ・メロンブックス( ・ゲーマーズ( ・アニブロゲーマーズ( ・マグマニ( ・アソビットシティ( ・PANORAMA LD‐DVD.COM( ・アニメイトTV通販( The advanced tickets include special gifts that you receive with your purchase. Below is a compilation of what you can get with your advanced tickets. 1. Ryukishi07 newly-written TIPs, with a deluxe hardcover 2. Original Higurashi syringe mechanical pencil. Is filled with a "mysterious liquid." This special offer is worth over 2000 yen. The production of these items are limited, so please get them as soon as possible.
Translated from Higurashi Official site