Higurashi When They Cry Reboot Release Date, Plot, Cast, and Where to watch in India? A piece of good news for all the Higurashi fans around the globe is that now they can watch the reboot in a legit way and that too for free. Higurashi is an anime that every horror fan loves. It is the pinnacle of horror anime. It was announced that the new anime would have a manga adaptation by Tomato Akase. Higurashi is a cult classic for everyone. It has significant involvement in upbringing the horror/mystery genre of anime.
Higurashi When They Cry Reboot Plot
The story focuses on Keiichi Maebara, who has just moved to a small town named Hinamizawa. He is making new friends. He is happy with his new school life and is enjoying his life to its fullest. When he got to know that a murder had taken place in the village in the past when he asks his friend about the details, they won’t tell him anything. His curiosity and uneasiness increase when at the town’s yearly festival, he got to know that for the last four years at the night of the festival, there has been a murder. It is because of the curse of Oyashiro-Sama. It is a punishment for those who have supported the Dam project that would have put Hinamizawa underwater.
Higurashi When They Cry Reboot Cast
- Rena Ryuuguu voiced by Mai Nakahara (Clannad)
- Rika Furude voiced by Yukari Tamura (Ahiru no Sora)
- Mion Sonozaki voiced by Satsuki Yukino (Bleach)
- Keiichi Maebara voiced by Soichiro Hoshi (Code Geass)
- Satoko Houjou voiced by Mika Kanaj (Code Geass)
- Kuraudo Ooishi voiced by Chafurin
- Jirō Tomitake voiced by Toru Ohkawa
- Miyo Takano voiced by Miki Ito
- Kyosuke Irie voiced by Toshihiko Seki
The anime is being produced by the Passione production house(High School DxD Hero). Character Design is being taken care of by Akio Watanabe(Monogatari series), and Infinite(Hataraku Maou-Sama!) is the producer. Keiichiro Kawaguchi(Great Teacher Onizuka ) is the director of the series, Naoki Hayashi is the composer of the series, and music composition is handled by returning Kenji Kawai.
Higurashi When They Cry Reboot Release Date
The reboot was supposed to be released in July, but now it will release on October 1. And everyone can watch the anime on the official youtube channel of Ani-One. The channel announced on Saturday that it would stream the episodes a few hours after the Japanese telecast. Higurashi will be a two cour anime, with the latter half releasing on January 7.
It is excellent news for everyone around the globe. India doesn't have many sources to watch anime in legit ways. So, getting anime like Higurashi, and that too for free is a massive deal for us fans. We advise you to use the youtube channel as your only place to watch the anime as it will promote the work of creators, and we will be able to get more anime in the future.
Higurashi When They Cry Reboot Preview
The preview was released on March 21, 2020. The trailer was able to give that eerie ad mystery vibes that the Higurashi franchise really needs.