Higurashi no Naku Koro ni’ or ‘When the Evening Cicadas Cry’ is visual novel series that is based on Ryukishi07. It’s is a great anime that comes under the genre of Science fiction and horror/thriller respectively.
The plot revolves around the character of Keiichi Maebara. The story is happening in the year 1983 when our character moved to a little village named Hinamizawa. the four other characters are introduced named Mion Sonozaki, Rena Ryuuguu, Rika Furude, and Satoko Houjou who become great friends with our main character Keiichi Maebara.
The village, the year celebrates a festival to honor the God, Oyashiro. But Keiichi finds about the unnatural events which revolve around this festival, where people in the village disappeared suddenly and sometimes murdered and it happens just in the time of this festival. When he asked his friends about his doubts.
His friends disappoint him by not giving him a clear answer and then our character has a problem trusting his friends. With all this suspicion, the story moves ahead in the chapters as we read today.
RELEASE DATE OF THE NEW EPISODE:
Passione Studios announced the 17th episode to be released on the 28th of January, 2021.
WHERE TO WATCH:
In Australia and New Zealand, if you want to watch the subbed version, you can watch it on AnimeLab. If you live in the UK, US, Canada, and Ireland. you can watch the subbed version on Funimation. If you are in Netherlands or Scandinavia, you can binge on, Wakanim and Hulu.
Keiichi Maebara is quite happy in this small village named, Hinamizawa. He helps many people in the village, one of them is Rena. She thinks The mascot of the fast-food restaurants is cute hence, She acquired the colonel. He also finds out that his friends are not truthful to him by chatting to Jiro Tomitake, a photographer in the village.