News from Entergram announced that supernatural horror visual novel Higurashi no Naku Koro Ni Hou, known world-wide as Higurashi When They Cry Hou will be making its way to the Nintendo Switch, and will be released in Japan on July 26.
The upcoming Nintendo Switch version of Higurashi When They Cry Hou will come with its 19 chapters, compounded by 3 original scenarios, which are new to the console, in the form of Outbreak, Outbreak Kami Kashimashi, and Teiryujo. Characters of Tomozo and Teiryujo are to be featured in it.
Theme songs and music from the previously released console titles from the series will be included, along with the updated “Quiz Oyashiro Ver. 2018”. The game will play in Full-HD resolution while in the TV mode.
The original version of Higurashi When They Cry Hou was first released for the PC in August 2014. Simply put, it is an updated edition of the original Higurashi When They Cry, with a new opening, new characters and other upgrades.
Higurashi When They Cry Hou is slated to release for Nintendo Switch in Japan for a price of 7980 Yen on July 26, 2018.