Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu

From When They Cry Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu
Sotsu promo.jpg
Promotional image from Kadokawa
ひぐらしのなく頃に卒
(Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu)
GenreMystery, Psychological horror, Supernatural
Anime television series
Music byKenji Kawai
StudioPassione
Licensed byFunimation (North America)
AnimeLab (Australia, NZ)
MediaLink Entertainment Ltd (SE Asia)
Original runJuly 1, 2021 - ongoing
Episodes15

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu (ひぐらしのなく頃に卒 lit. When the Cicadas Cry Graduation?), licensed in English as Higurashi: When They Cry - SOTSU, is a sequel to the 2020 anime Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou.

Synposis

Sotsu continues the story of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou, following Satoko Houjou as she attempts to stop Rika Furude from leaving Hinamizawa.

Production

Sotsu was first teased at the end of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou along with a teaser trailer posted to Kadokawa's Youtube channel.[1] The official anime account posted that Sotsu would begin airing in July[2], with Funimation putting out an English announcement.[3]

Episodes

No.TitleOriginal air date
1 "Demon-Revealing Chapter, Part 1"
"Oniakashi-hen, Part 1" (鬼明し編其ノ壱) 
July 1, 2021
2 "Demon-Revealing Chapter, Part 2"
"Oniakashi-hen, Part 2" (鬼明し編其ノ弐) 
July 1, 2021

References