The Umineko fighting game, Umineko: Golden Fantasia, is now available to westerners in English thanks to MangaGamer, providing fans with a rather investing fighting game that should make for a nice change of pace from the rather lengthy visual novel.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 18, 2017 05:47

    Tell me about it. I haven't even unzipped the three versions of the game with cross included the I've snatched from nyaa back then, let alone got to play it.... More

  • Anonymous commented on December 18, 2017 00:58

    I hate japanese trailers for games. Is there some reason that japanese trailers for games never show any freaking gameplay? I dont care about the opening video, or some music video, I want to see... More




Those eagerly awaiting the next English-translated entry of the Umineko series can rejoice as “Umineko When They Cry – Answer Arcs” has finally arrived, once again continuing the mysterious tale but hopefully offering more answers than questions this time around.

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  • Anonymous commented on November 30, 2017 08:31

    was going to say this clicked on it for boobs got shitty art and ads for way more shittier games... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 29, 2017 17:51

    Most things are explained but not all, as that would go against the main thesis of umineko: "Mysteries must be interactive; the highest joys are when the reader solves the mysteries for themselves." The lack... More

Umineko When They Cry Hard Copy Emerges




The hard copy version of Umineko When They Cry‘s English release has at last been made available for purchase, allowing those who prefer physical versions of their games an opportunity to pick up multiple copies for no reason – much like obsessed Japanese otaku.

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  • Anonymous commented on August 23, 2017 10:19

    Now now, when he was castrated he became "gender confused" and started dressing as men and women and stopped caring about the stuff like incest or Nazi gold, you should to!... More

  • Anonymous commented on August 22, 2017 10:38

    PS3 srites looks better than this new ones... More

Iwaihime: Matsuri Port Truly Frightening




Unnerving horror title Iwaihime: Matsuri has gotten an atmospheric trailer for its upcoming PS4/Vita port, certainly doing an effective job in demonstrating the game’s focus on horror elements and bound to be a required purchase for those obsessed with cruel occurrences and twisted visuals.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 5, 2017 21:26

    Righty-O, and games like torture murder porn like Outlast 2 will go scot-free without a peep.... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 5, 2017 01:15

    I thought this looked like Tinkerbell as well. Got all excited for a second until I realized it wasn't...... More




A new website has revealed that a virtual reality game is coming to the beloved Higurashi series entitled “Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Utsutsu”, unveiling a virtual reality demo of sorts featuring a surplus of scrolling text in classic visual novel style and some occasional jump scares – likely suggesting that this upcoming title will possess these elements.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 4, 2017 11:46

    Damn it Hanyu, I musta gotten to like level 3 and am now hallucinating shit, because I could swear that footage looks like PS1 era shit..... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 3, 2017 13:07

    VR footage doesn't start until 3:23 into a 4:15 video, and when it starts you realize it's just a static panoramic 2D drawing. Terrible.... More

Umineko When They Cry Highly Enigmatic




07th Expansion‘s Umineko When They Cry – Question Arcs has at last made its English debut, allowing fans in the west (who likely only know of the title through the relatively notable anime) to decipher the mystery themselves without being hindered by the ever obstructive language barrier.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 13, 2016 14:38

    You think his writing is shit because you are shit. It is greater than anything you will ever accomplish.... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 13, 2016 12:37

    It's static but somehow more interactive than most games. Try it out and you might like it.... More

Higurashi Released in English by MangaGamer


07th Expansion’s hit sound novel series Higurashi is being released in English by MangaGamer, with the first installment having just been released.

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  • man1 commented on December 23, 2009 18:44

    [url=]HAU-AU-AU-uuUU~~![/url] Oh wait... Does Hanyuu even appear in this installment? Ah haha... Seems like I spoke to soon. ;-P... More

  • Fonzer commented on December 19, 2009 18:55

    Mitsuo Kubo said: I love Higurashi, it's one of my favorite series, but I cannot for the life of me stand the artwork for this game...I cringe everytime I see it... does doujin have any meaning to... More

Umineko no Naku Koro ni TV Anime Confirmed


Fans of the inscrutably complex web of adaptations of the 07th Expansion visual novels (Higurashi no Naku Koro ni) will be interested to hear that the TV anime adaptation of うみねこのなく頃に / Umineko no Naku Koro ni, a murder mystery doujin visual novel along similar lines to their other titles, has been formally announced. Production activity is set to begin this summer, though release is still some way off.

The official homepage is not yet open (I prefer Interworx to Plesk), but the brief announcement can be read here.

  • Katameido commented on February 4, 2009 22:25

    All hail killer gothlolis...!!... More

  • Svinto commented on January 9, 2009 20:59

    Half a year has past. Maybe time for more news about this soon.... More


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