After moving into the quiet town of Hinamizawa, Maebara Keiichi spends his days blissfully in school often playing games with his local friends. However, appearances can be deceiving. One fateful day, Keiichi stumbles upon news of a murder that had occurred in Hinamizawa. From this point on, horrific events unfold in front of Keiichi, as he soon learns his close friends may not be all that they seem.
|Ratings:||TVMaze: No Rating|
|Released:||April 5, 2006|
|Genres:||Drama Anime Horror Mystery|
|AKA:||Higurashi no Naku Koroni, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai, Higurashi When They Cry, The Moment the Cicadas Cry, When the Cicadas Cry, When They Cry II: Solutions, ひぐらしのなく頃に, ひぐらしのなく頃に解|
|Cast:||Fumiko Orikasa Satsuki Yukino Fuyuka Oura Yu Kobayashi Chafurin Miki Itou Tōru Ōkawa Toshihiko Seki Yui Horie Sōichiro Hoshi Mai Nakahara Yukari Tamura Mika Kanai|