In the past few hours, the television station has been spreading on social networks in Japan AT-X has listed the broadcast of up to thirty episodes of the anime in its program Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou ((Higurashi: When they cry – Gou). In fact, the schedule shown looks like this:

  • March 19, 2021 – Episode 24.
  • March 26, 2021 – Episode 25.
  • April 2, 2021 – episode 26.
  • April 9, 2021 – episode 27.
  • April 16, 2021 – episode 28.
  • April 23, 2021 – episode 29.
  • April 30, 2021 – episode 30.

Officially, a total of 24 episodes for this program were listed on the project’s official website Until confirmed to the contrary, it could either be a bug on the part of the television network or an accidental leak that the series is continuing. On the other hand, the franchise is entirely based on a series of visual novels, the first episode of which was published in Japan in 2002. From there, several adjustments to manga, anime, and live-action projects began.

Production team

  • Ryukishi07 Y. 07. Extension The original idea is credited Akio Watanabe ((Monogatari series) is responsible for the character design.
  • The studies Passione ((Citrus fruits, Rokka no Yuusha, High School DxD Hero) are responsible for the animation of the project.
  • Naoki Hayashi ((Black fox, Citrus fruits) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Kenji Kawai ((Ghost in the shell, Mobile suit Gundam 00) returns to compose the series’ soundtrack.
  • Asaka plays the opening song titled “I Believe What You Said” while Ayane carries out the final topic entitled “Kamisama no Syndrome”.

Summary of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou

On a warm summer day in 1983, transfer student Maebara Keiichi arrived in a peaceful rural town in Hinamizawa. There he befriends his classmates Rena, Mion, Rika and Satoko. Keiichi and the gang, who are recognized as official members of the “Club”, practice various activities such as card and board games as well as hide and seek. But just as Keiichi was getting used to life in the country, he came across the dark story behind Hinamizawa. When Keiichi reveals this dark secret, he discovers that his new friends may not be what they appear to be.

Source: official page

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