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Anime Profile: Umineko: When They Cry

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Title
Umineko: When They CryUmineko no Naku Koro ni(ใ†ใฟใญใ“ใฎใชใ้ ƒใซ)Umineko: When They Cry
Released
26 TV Episodes
Dates
July 2โ€“December 24, 2009
Company
07th Expansion
Creator
Ryukushi07
Director
Chiaki Kon
Genre
Action, Drama, Horror, Paranormal, SuspenseAction, Drama, Horror, Paranormal, Suspense
Related
When They Cry - HigurashiHigurashi No Naku Koro Ni
Characters
Battler Ushiromiya โŠ•Battler Ushiromiya โŠ•
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Beatrice โŠ•Beatrice โŠ•
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Bernkastel โŠ•Bernkastel โŠ•
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Chiyo Kumasawa โŠ•Chiyo Kumasawa โŠ•
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Last I checked, this anime was available on DVD at Amazon.

Characters: Umineko: When They Cry

English Name
Japanese Name
English Name
Japanese Name
Battler Ushiromiya โŠ• Battler Ushiromiya โŠ• Krauss Ushiromiya โŠ• Krauss Ushiromiya โŠ•
Beatrice โŠ• Beatrice โŠ• Kyrie Ushiromiya โŠ• Kyrie Ushiromiya โŠ•
Bernkastel โŠ• Bernkastel โŠ• Lambdadelta โŠ• Lambdadelta โŠ•
Chiyo Kumasawa โŠ• Chiyo Kumasawa โŠ• Maria Ushiromiya โŠ• Maria Ushiromiya โŠ•
Eva Ushiromiya โŠ• Eva Ushiromiya โŠ• Natshi Ushiromiya โŠ• Natshi Ushiromiya โŠ•
Genji Ronoue โŠ• Genji Ronoue โŠ• Rosa Ushiromiya โŠ• Rosa Ushiromiya โŠ•
George Ushiromiya โŠ• George Ushiromiya โŠ• Rudolf Ushiromiya โŠ• Rudolf Ushiromiya โŠ•
Hideyoshi Ushiromiya โŠ• Hideyoshi Ushiromiya โŠ• Shannon โŠ• Shannon โŠ•
Jessica Ushiromiya โŠ• Jessica Ushiromiya โŠ• Terumasa Nanjo โŠ• Terumasa Nanjo โŠ•
Kanon โŠ• Kanon โŠ• Toshiro Gohda โŠ• Toshiro Gohda โŠ•
Kinzo Ushiromiya โŠ• Kinzo Ushiromiya โŠ•

Description: Umineko: When They Cry

Umineko is made by the same company that made Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni and it takes place within that same universe, but the characters are all new. It also has a similar plot line involving a murder mystery.

The Ushiromiya family has assembled on the family head's island, Rokkenjima, for their annual discussion on what will happen to Kinzo's assets after his death. Once a typhoon hits, no one can get on or off. Maria arrives with a strange letter from the witch Beatrice, and people start dying.

The whole story is focused around Battler and his encounters on the island.

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