Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kira (When They Cry Glitter)

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kira, why? Why why why Who thought this was a good idea to celebrate the 10th anniversary? Why would you make OVAs that have nothing to do with the Higurashi that people know and love (or despise). This is nothing like the first or second series or the Outbreak OVA. This is light and airy drek. Usually I save that kind of comment for the end but this one really irked me.

Keichii and the guys dreaming up new punishment games for if Keichii ever wins. Then there’s Rika and Satoko as magical girls. You have Keiichi in a love triangle or square… They do make use of all the characters so you’ll probably see your favorite or hated characters in some weird situations but it’s just not Higurashi.

Even the theme song is just too painful, it makes me want to throw up. At least the art is a lot better…so there’s one positive, it’s even better than the art in Rei.

You do have to watch the others to know the characters so if you dare to watch then check out Higurashi and Higurashi Kai first. I can’t believe someone did this to Higurashi. I just…
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