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Higurashi no Naku Koroni Gaiden Nekogoroshi-hen (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Cuando las cigarras lloran - Matando gatos (Spanish)
When Cicadas Cry Extra - Cat Killing Chapter
ひぐらしのなく頃に外伝 猫殺し編 (Japanese)
Themes: harem
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: After losing a bet, Keiichi, Mion, Rena, Satoko and Rika parade arround the town in costume. When they come to fork in the road they decide to go to Yagouchi a nearby village which was abandoned. Once there Keiichi learns the mystery of strange haunted quarry there from Mion and Rika as they debate whether or not to check it out.
User Ratings: 707 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 38 votes (sub:32, ?:1, raw:1, dub:1, others:3
3 Spanish subtitled
 Excellent: 81 votes (sub:72, dub:5, others:4
4 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 161 votes (sub:144, dub:5, others:12
7 Spanish subtitled
2 Italian subtitled
2 French subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 230 votes (sub:203, dub:10, raw:4, ?:1, others:12
9 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
 Decent: 115 votes (sub:97, dub:5, raw:3, ?:1, others:9
3 French subtitled
3 Spanish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 German subtitled
 So-so: 46 votes (sub:42, dub:2, ?:1, others:1
1 Russian subtitled
 Not really good: 17 votes (sub:16, raw:1)
 Weak: 13 votes (sub:13)
 Bad: 5 votes (sub:4, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Awful: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 1205 users, rank: #1007 (of 9579)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.136 (Good), std. dev.: 1.5207, rank: #3158 (of 9701)
Weighted mean: 7.018 (Good), rank: #3450 (of 9701) (seen all: 7.03 / seen some: 5.99 / won't finish: 3.93)
Bayesian estimate: 7.027 (Good), rank: #3244 (of 7285)
Running time: 23 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
Vintage: 2007-08-02
Opening Theme:
"Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (ひぐらしのなく頃に)" by Eiko Shimamiya
Ending Theme:
"why, or why not" by Hiroyuki Oshima feat. Rekka Katakiri
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Chiaki Kon
Series Composition: Toshifumi Kawase
Chiaki Kon (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Toshifumi Kawase (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Akira Iwama (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Chiaki Kon (OP; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Episode Director:
Chiaki Kon (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Shunji Yoshida (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Unit Director: Chiaki Kon (OP; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Music: Kenji Kawai
Original creator: Seventh Expansion
Character Design: Kyuta Sakai
Art Director: Chikako Shibata
Chief Animation Director: Kyuta Sakai
Animation Director:
Kyuta Sakai (OP; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Yumi Shimizu (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Sound Director: Hozumi Gōda
Director of Photography: Masayuki Kawaguchi
Animation producer: Koji Iijima
Assistant producer:
Takema Okamura
Yoshito Danno
Background Art:
Chigusa Orishiba (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Chikako Shibata (Studio Kanon; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Kōsuke Kanno (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Masahiro Akiba (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Mayumi Okawa (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Naoto Yoshida (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Shinya Yano (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Tomohiro Morishita (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Yasuhiro Okumura (Studio Kanon; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Color design: Shinji Matsumoto
Color setting:
Chitose Kimura (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Shinji Matsumoto (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Editing Assistant: Sayaka Mita
In-Between Animation:
Kanako Ono (Studio Deen; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Kimiko Hoshi (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Mayu Shinoda (Studio Deen; Nekogoroshi-hen)
Miyuki Yano (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
In-Between Check:
Ryūichi Akahori (Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Tomomi Kasukawa (Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Key Animation:
Aki Kumada (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Akiko Kumada (OP)
Akira Kasahara (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Atsushi Yamamoto (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Chiaki Kon (OP)
Chūji Nakajima (OP)
Gou Suzuki (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Hirofumi Masuda (OP)
Hiromi Kawamoto (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Hiromi Ogata (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Hitomi Tsukui (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Kan Ogawa (OP)
Kana Hashidate (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Kaori Itō (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Keiichi Sugiura (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Keiko Shimizu (OP)
Kenichi Iino (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Kyuta Sakai (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Masako Terada (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Miyako Tsuji (OP)
Miyoko Kawamoto (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Motoaki Satou (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Sanae Narasaki (OP)
Shinya Uchida (OP)
Taeko Ōgi (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Takaomi Higashino (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Toshimasa Kuroyanagi (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Yōichi Ishikawa (OP)
Merchandising Director: Retsu Tamura
Music producer: Akira Yoshikawa
Chisato Tsumotani (Studio Deen; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Kozue Arai (Studio Deen; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Mariko Mima (Studio Deen; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Paint Check:
Chitose Kimura (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Shinji Matsumoto (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Akie Sakamoto (Megumi; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Asahiko Koshiyama (Megumi; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Shigemitsu Hamao (Megumi; Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Production Advancement:
Tomonori Asano (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Yoshimasa Kobayashi (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Production Desk: Tomonori Asano
Recording: Kōhei Ōishi
Recording Assistant: Hiroyuki Satō
Sound Effects: Takuya Hasegawa
Sound Production:
Natsuki Fukuda (Dax Production)
Tetsu Hirata (Dax Production)
Special Effects: Takeshi Saitō (Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Theme Song Arrangement:
Hiroyuki Oshima (ED)
Kazuya Takase (OP)
Tomoyuki Nakazawa (OP)
Theme Song Composition:
Hiroyuki Oshima (ED)
Tomoyuki Nakazawa (OP)
Theme Song Lyrics:
Eiko Shimamiya (OP)
interface (ED)
Theme Song Performance:
Eiko Shimamiya (OP)
Rekka Katakiri (ED)
Titles: Kyuta Sakai (Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Video Editing: Akihiro Kanetaka (Tokyo Laboratory)
Mai Nakahara as Rena Ryuuguu
Mika Kanai as Satoko Houjou
Satsuki Yukino as Mion Sonozaki
Sōichiro Hoshi as Keiichi Maebara
Yukari Tamura as Rika Furude
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Studio DEEN
Background Art: Studio Kanon (Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
In-Between Animation:
AI (Nekogoroshi-hen)
E-cho (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Key Animation:
E-cho (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Studio Liberty (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Music Production: Frontier Works
Paint: E-cho (Nekogoroshi-hen)
Photography: Megumi (Nekogoroshi-hen; Hissatsu Nekogoroshi)
Recording Studio: Studio T&T
Sound Production: Dax Production
Special Thanks: Type-Moon
Video Editing: Tokyo Laboratory
German staff
German companies
Distributor: AniMoon Publishing
German cast

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