#5 Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni
Aired: Apr 2006 – Sep 2006
Genres: Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Supernatural, Thriller
Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni follows Keiichi Maebara, who moved to a quiet little village in 1983 and to his luck immediately became friends with his schoolmates Rena Ryuuguu, Mion Sonozaki, Satoko Houjou, and Rika Furude.
But it doesn’t take long for Keiichi to realize that something is different about this village. He soon learns about several murders and disappearances that happened recently and wants to find out more about these terrible incidents. But when he asks his newfound friends, they refuse to answer and remain silent when he brings up that topic.
Keiichi tries to investigate on his own now, and soon believes that he can’t trust his own schoolmates, who have been acting very suspicious lately…