Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei

ひぐらしのなく頃に礼

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei
TitleHigurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei
Original titleひぐらしのなく頃に礼
AliasesHigurashi Rei, When They Cry 2+
LengthShort (2 - 10 hours)
LinksWikipedia
Developer07th Expansion
Publishers Entergram, Inc. & Kaga Create Co. & Alchemist & 07th Expansion
Relations
Original game
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai
Related anime[DB-ANN] Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei (2009)
[DB-ANN] Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kira (2011)
Available atJapanese Nintendo DS version at Play-Asia.com for US$ 64.99 »

Description

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei is a fandisc to the Higurashi games, including two further side stories/arcs and some commentary. The setting and characters are the same.

Releases

 Japanese
2006-12-31  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni ReiNot voicedStory: No animationsNon-freeDoujin640x4801 CD  
2010-02-2515+  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kizuna Vol.4 -Kizuna- Limited Edition BoxPartially voicedNon-freeCommercial1 CartridgeIncludes:
Matsuribayashi
Miotsukushi, a scenario from the PS2 version
Saikoroshi, a scenario from Rei
Kotohogushi, a new scenario.

This limited edition also includes a fan book and a drama cd.  
2010-02-2515+  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kizuna Vol.4 -Kizuna- Regular EditionPartially voicedNon-freeCommercial1 CartridgeIncludes:
Matsuribayashi
Miotsukushi, a scenario from the PS2 version
Saikoroshi, a scenario from Rei
Kotohogushi, a new scenario.  
2014-08-17All ages  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni HouNot voicedStory: No animationsNon-freeDoujin640x4802 DVDsContains the following:
• Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
• Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai
• Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei
• Higurashi Outbreak
• Higurashi Outbreak ~Kamikanshi-hen~
• Hinamizawa Bus Stop  
2015-03-1217+   Higurashi no Naku Koro ni SuiFully voicedStory: No animationsNon-freeCommercialHigurashi no Naku Koro ni Sui has all 19 chapters of the console ports, and also includes the drama cd arc, Hajisarashi-hen, which unlocks upon clearing the game. All the arcs are now fully voiced.  
2018-07-2617+  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni HouFully voicedStory: No animationsNon-freeCommercial1 CartridgeIncludes all 19 console arcs, the drama cd arc, Hajisarashi-hen, plus the three Hou exclusive arcs (Outbreak, Outbreak -Kamikashimashi-, and Hinamizawa Bus Stop).

Character design for Hinamizawa Bus Stop was done by Tomozo.

Runs in Full HD while docked.

Includes Oyashiro Quiz (2018 Version)  
2019-01-2417+  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni HouFully voicedStory: No animationsNon-freeCommercialPort from Switch to PS4  
 English
2009-03-27  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei - "Saikoroshi Hen" (patch)FreewareInternet downloadPartial patch that only translates the Saikoroshi chapter. Chapter selection and menus are left untranslated.

A new version of the patch was released on November 16, 2010. While Saikoroshi-hen is still the only arc that has been translated, the script itself was heavily edited.

The game was translated by theacefrehley and edited by Boinciel from AnimeSuki. The patch was created by kaitoein.

The patch is not available from the official source anymore. Direct link is here.  

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Character summary

Protagonist Furude Rika
Voiced by Tamura Yukari
Side character Chie Rumiko
Voiced by Orikasa Fumiko
Side character Houjou Satoko
Voiced by Kanai Mika
Side character Ryuuguu Rena
Voiced by Nakahara Mai

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Ranking

Popularity: ranked #502 with a score of 2.98

Bayesian rating: ranked #481 with a rating of 7.03

Screenshots

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  Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei - "Saikoroshi Hen"

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