The title of this has officially changed from Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (2020) to Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou as of episode 3. Episodes have been re-released to reflect the new title.
New kid Keiichi Maebara is settling into his new home of peaceful Hinamizawa village. Making quick friends with the girls from his school, he's arrived in time for the big festival of the year. But something about this isolated town seems "off," and his feelings of dread continue to grow. With a gnawing fear that he's right, what dark secrets could this small community be hiding?