Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai Specials

Higurashi: When They Cry – Kai Specials

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Synonyms: Ura☆Higu, Ura Higu
Japanese: ひぐらしのなく頃に解「うら☆ひぐ」
English: Higurashi: When They Cry – Kai Specials
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Type: Special
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 21, 2007 to Aug 22, 2008
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Visual novel
Genre: ComedyComedy
Theme: ParodyParody
Duration: 33 sec. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.151 (scored by 1978019,780 users)
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Ranked: #34142
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Popularity: #3010
Members: 48,839
Favorites: 120

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Kon, Chiaki
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Hasegawa, Takuya
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Jan 9, 2012
This is only 20-50 seconds of parodied scenes in Higurashi.. Some from first season, some from second season..

A bit spoiler for you..

Story : Some are fanservice,
some are just short scene with different conversation in the real series,
some are something like behind-the-scene scene,
some are scene-that-not-exist-in-TV scene,
and some are scene that maybe hard to understand, even you already watch all episodes of Higurashi..

Jun 21, 2023
Higurashi n Naku Koro ni Kai Specials is a love letter to Higurashi no Naku Koro ni and Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai.
It takes little snips from those animes and changes the context into blooper scenes. It's basically Higurashi's outtakes and silly ideas on full display.

It consists of 24 episodes lasting from 20 seconds to 1 minute per episode.
It's not that long, and it will take roughly 12 to 20 minutes to watch it all.

The best part is that it's surprisingly pretty funny sometimes, especially if you understand Japanese humour well.
Additionally, you can tell the animators had fun creating this, and ...
Oct 18, 2010
Mixed Feelings
Well it doesnt look like there's any reviews here so ill just make one then.

Watch these After you finish watching Kai. These specials are mostly 20-40 seconds long so you cant really expect much. They are mainly short clips of either a scene in the anime or just something totally random, and they all have some kinda joke to them. I couldn't get all of them since there were no subs but that's pretty much the main idea. Not exactly worth seeing even if you're a Higurashi fan but if you really want to then sure.

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