(Featured Image – 2020 Dragon Knight 07 / Production Committee at the end of Higurashi )
The recently announced adaption of fan-favorite murder filled series, “Higurashi When They Cry,” has been delayed due to the spread of COVID-19. Originally slated for a July 2020 release, its production was impacted by the global pandemic, as expressed in a post on their official site.
“Although it was planned to be broadcast in July 2020, ‘Higurashi no Naku Koro ni,’ because the new coronavirus infectious disease (COVID-19) has a large impact on the originally planned production schedule. We will postpone the start of broadcasting. The new broadcast start date will be announced on the official website and Twitter as soon as it is decided. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and concern to all the fans who support us. Thank you for your understanding.”The Higurashi When They Cry Production Committee
An understandable delay due to the world’s current circumstances. Excited fans should stay tuned to the official ‘Higurashi When They Cry’ site and twitter to learn the series’ new release date.