Higurashi no Naku Koro Ni takes place in the fictional village of Hinamizawa, with a population of about 2,000. Keiichi Maebara has just moved here with his parents, and he makes plenty of new friends. Everything is going smooth untill, the Watanagashi Festivel, where things take a turn for the worse.
This Series has been adapted into a Manga, Anime and a Live Action Feature Film.
The Higurashi series is divided into 8 individual episodes. These episodes are collected into two story arcs. Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, The Question Arc, contains the first 4 episodes and Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai, The Solution Arc, which covers the final 4 episodes.
The Question Arc
The Solution Arc