Publisher D-techno and developer Smileaxe have announced Higurashi When They Cry Mei, a free-to-play RPG with in-game purchases for iOS and Android. A release date was not announced. Pre-registration is available now.
Higurashi When They Cry Mei is a new game in the Higurashi When They Cry ni series, and features a completely new story developed in cooperation with series creator Ryukishi07.
The game’s staff is as follows:
- Original Plan Cooperation: Ryukishi07
- Script: Kiichi Kanou (AlterCiws) (Higurashi When They Cry console series)
- Theme Song: “Frustration” sung by Ayane, and written and composed by Chiyomaru Shikura
- Game Music (Battle): Motoi Sakuraba
- Planning: D-techno
- Development: Smileaxe
Visit the teaser website here.