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Higurashi, Umineko, RGD, Higanbana, Trianthology, Ciconia

>> No.21866862

Ciconia when

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>> No.21867458

Starting the thread off strong I see.

>> No.21867720

When the Seagulls stop crying

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>> No.21868164

She got a crippled leg or what

>> No.21868222

where is the new music

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The great detective has arrived !

>> No.21868316

did she bring the new music

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>> No.21868416

where's the new music @

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Me and my girlfriend.

>> No.21869129

Sex with Beato

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>> No.21869239

It took 2 years before the Trianthology opening CD was uploaded. I wouldn't be surprised if the game is released before the CD is uploaded

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Why not just put the book ON her boobs? The spine could lay right along her cleavage, and she could even carry it between them when she's done so that her hands are free.

>> No.21869398

Or more specifically, October 4th.

>> No.21869550
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From late August to early October, what a fucking disaster. Who should I blame? Who should receive my curses?

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>> No.21869942

DESU I'm actually somewhat happy because October is much better "binge play a VN" weather.

I don't like playing VNs in Summer because the monitor creates too much heat.

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>> No.21871354

Does anyone have the English script for Higanbana? Wanted to look up some quotes in it.

I got the scripts for Umineko, but not it. I guess I could use ONScripter tools on the patch, but I don't have that installed on this comp and it'd be some work to do.

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>> No.21871690

where the fuck is the music

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Ciconia OP 8:25
Saku OP 21:33

>> No.21872008

i needed this

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Why is he such a tard?

>> No.21872522

Better question is why is his shota self objectively brilliant and more well-read than Yasu(to the point of getting Yasu into reading mystery novels), and his teenage self not familiar with rather obvious detective cliches?

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Keiichi had a fun school life.

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Is there no place for the 105 IQ female?

>> No.21872721

It's going to be tough with Ciconia. Never have I seen a more obvious trap of a VN

>It's in english release day 1, same as Japanese
>But the entire preamble is emphasizing hopelessness and that you're not a player

Maybe I should just duck it.

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There's plenty of places she belongs.

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When the time comes will Keiichi be ready for the Sonozaki initiation ritual?

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fat glasses man is fat and glasses

>> No.21873156

I'm sure Keiichi will "rise" to the challenge, whatever it may be. Though I wonder what sort of grueling initiation the great Sonozaki family would hold.

>> No.21873166

Piece Battler is an illusion based on his portrayal in the message bottles, which make him out to be a fool.

>> No.21873177

Exactly. It's the exact opposite of how Bern makes him out to be much more competent in Episode 5's gameboard. Both interpretations of Battler are valid.

>> No.21873181

i want to fuck EVA

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I'd sooner go for Eva, but both are great.

>> No.21873219

Just finished the VN for the first time. I can't believe I didn't figure out the identity of the culprit, but I'm also simultaneously stunned with how well hidden it was. The scene with Shannon and Will in Ch. 7 really gave it away, as well as the Love Duel in Ch. 6.

>> No.21873232

>Just finished the vn
Yeah. The story is technically solvable by the end of Episode 4, but most don't get it until later on. I personally didn't figure it out until the "17 people" truth at the end of Episode 6.

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Furniture exchange program.

>> No.21873273

I think the only way I would have been able to figure it out is the "disappearing Kanon" aspect of the story, which means I still wouldn't have figured it out until Ep. 8 with Bern's riddle, where she says, "If Shannon dies, Kanon also dies." At best, optimistically, I might have been able to get it during the creepy Shannon part in Ch. 7, but I just took Will's word for it that, "He isn't allowed to do that (yet)," and forgot about the whole exchange. I pathetically had to consult the wiki after I was stumped with the Sayo Yasuda confession and how it related to Shannon. I guess I'm just much more of a fantasy guy, and I take what's stated in the writing to be true, even if the book is constantly telling me that the magic scenes are just embellishment. All I read was, "Sayo becomes a witch," and I figured she literally became a witch and kept reading like a dumbass.

I also didn't figure out Ch. 2 Higurashi until I read Ch. 5, so I think I can say I'm just fucking bad at mysteries and riddles.

>> No.21873291

Did that one guy ever find his lewd image?

>> No.21873317

Not that I know of, sadly.

>> No.21873346
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>S Tier
Battler / Beatrice / Kanon / Kinzo / Ronove / Ange / Bernkastel / Erika / Lambdadelta / Jessica / Natsuhi / Kyrie / Kumasawa / Sakutarou
>A Tier
Shannon / George / Maria / Rosa / Genji / Lion / Virgilia / Chiesters
>B Tier
7 Stakes / Rudolf / Krauss / Gohda / Featherine / The Boat Captain
>C Tier
>D Tier
Everyone Else

>> No.21873370

Oh, and I forgot that Will and Dleanor are bottom of the barrel C-Tier. Almost as forgettable as that Witch Hunter who doesn't even get Pachinko art in the Steam edition. Except when Dleanor says "die the death," then she goes in A tier.

>> No.21873379

I was kind of similar in that I got caught up in the fantasy stuff too much and also didn't want to suspect any of the characters since I liked them all too much. But after episode 6 it was pretty obvious that SOMETHING was up with Shannon and Kanon, at the time I thought that Kanon wasn't real and was just Shannon's imagination or something. I didn't think of the possibility of them just literally being the same person until episode 7 made it obvious

>> No.21873386

Both Eva and EVA are D?

>> No.21873393

I originally had Eva in A tier, but I took her out for someone else and forgot to put her back in. EVA is S and Eva is A.

>> No.21873398

Will maybe, but Dlanor made for a very enjoyable noble rival, and her concept means a lot to the game board, being a personification of the decalogue. Also, she’s cute.

>> No.21873409

My problem was how was anyone supposed to possibly comprehend the logic error in Ep. 6 unless they KNEW about Shannon and Kanon perfectly. The logic only works if you have the story figured out in its entirety, and even then, the "loophole" for escaping the guest house is ridiculous unless you take it to mean, "Shannon and Kanon were never locked up because it's impossible to lock up both," when it's more obvious that "only one of them is locked up." Though, I do assent they're the only ones available to switch with.

>> No.21873417

She is cute, and I like the concept of the decalogue, but she just feels "out of place," similar to how Will feels like some kind of self-insert OC from Deviantart. The only time I could believe her character was in the battle in Kinzo's study.

>> No.21873427

I also feel like her moments with Erika in Episode 6 were very nice and helped make Erika more fleshed out.

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So I'm rereading through Tsumihoroboshi and I can't help but notice that Satoko's HOHOHOs are the same size as Rena's Hauuu~s. The biggest mystery is why Satoko's breast size changes in almost every official version.

>> No.21873452

I love Erika, but I don't care for her backstory. I love Ryukishi's writing, but he has the highest peaks and the deepest lows, and his attempt to make her into a nuanced character was a generic fucking pit, compared to his explanation for Maria's "uu-uu," which was Mt. Everest level quality. The rationality also pales compared to the motivation for Bernkastel and Sayo, when she's a sufficiently interesting villain just in being "an evil detective." It's not like I wouldn't believe in an intellectual rapist, half the premise of the series is that the world is full of them.

>> No.21873455

It’s really very simple. Satoko is supposed to have boobs, and some artists just don’t want to put any on someone her age.

>> No.21873458

I'm going to say it's because he doesn't know how to fucking draw.

>> No.21873470

It’s the same way with Erika and Bern

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Truly the only reason Rika became so conscious of her flat chest is because of living with Satoko.

>> No.21873481

god i wish that were me

>> No.21873484

That was the whole point of the logic error, to spell it out to the reader in case they hadn't figured it out. If you read the part with Erika trying to solve it again there are plenty of hints trying to get you thinking along the right track. The logic error narrows down the amount of possible solutions drastically so if you think about it enough you should be able to get the right idea, especially with the number of people truth at the end. That said I'm still dumb and wasn't thinking about it entirely properly

Also I don't get what you mean by people being locked up. Wasn't it just that we know nobody left the room that "everyone else" was in but people could leave from the room that Shannon and a few other people were in?

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>> No.21873503

I didn't understand what it meant by having Kanon die and then go to the room, and then I still didn't know how he escaped from it. To me it looked like Battler was switching with a ghost, though if I knew about Kanon and Shannon, I think I could have used logic to come up with the same argument for how "Kanon no longer exists in the room."

I didn't understand how Kanon or Shannon could escape from the room unless they were never locked up. Because, after all, Shannon/Kanon does have to LITERALLY switch with Battler, right? Sure the game doesn't "go on," but someone has to be physically able to switch, you can't say, "Kanon switched with Battler, while Shannon stayed at the guest house." There has to be an explanation for how Sayo can escape the guest house even if the game master wants to pretend that Kanon and Shannon are in different places at the same time.

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Can you blame her? Just look at those premature melons. Seeing those in the bath everyday must've been hell for poor Rika.

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I'd say Eva's more of an F

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Never forget.
Personally I think the ideal Erika is her Episode 8 manga look.

>> No.21873526

Ah, I think I get what you mean. Shannon's room isn't sealed, but Kanon's room is. So for the purposes of the game, Battler says "Kanon leaves his room and switches with Battler then escapes the closed room with magic," but what's really happening is that Shannon leaves the guest house through the window, and "becomes Kanon," who couldn't be locked up because there can only be one at a time, switches with Battler, and then turns back into Shannon to "kill Kanon" so he doesn't exist in the room anymore. Still, that's a fucking hard trick to figure out without knowing that "Kanon is being used as an image," and doesn't have to escape his own room. Did anyone online figure out the mystery of Umineko before the Answer arcs were released?

>> No.21873536

I think I was also tricked because I was thinking about Kanon's "death" too literally, when him perishing in the closed room was meant to signify that he "never existed in that room," right?

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>> No.21873567

ryukishi give me your secret hand drawn lewds folder

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Those are some very convincing pieces of evidence she has there. As a detective, it's her duty to make the truth of the matter known by exposing the truth.

>> No.21873580

We already got nude Satoko. What more do you want?

>> No.21873593

You actually don't want to see it, nobody wants to see it

>> No.21873597

>Though I wonder what sort of grueling initiation the great Sonozaki family would hold
Anyone got any ideas?

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>> No.21873615
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How about being blindfolded and forced to try and distinguish between Mion and Shion by the feeling of their breasts?

>> No.21873618

Nobody can resist Erika's Paizuri interrogation technique.

>> No.21873624

Does anyone think Ciconia is actually going to be good? The premise sounds fucking awful.

>> No.21873638

The premise sounds like Evangelion × Rose Guns Days 1948 × Fortnite, imo it's fucking great

>> No.21873645

He might actually succeed. Keiichi seems to have an uncanny talent for being able to sense when one is impersonating the other.


>> No.21873654

Trapping her suspect's erection between her breasts, the soft flesh creating a perfect "closed room" for the interrogation. Then using her trusty roll of duct tape to bind her breasts together for a perfect seal that leaves her hands free. From there the interrogation would begin, with Erika swaying her shoulders side to side as she asks the questions, using her hands to tickle the balls from below and the head from above.

>> No.21873655

I always thought that Keiichi's ability to tell that Shion wasn't Mion in that scene is because he refused to accept the "truth" that either Mion or Shion was capable of murder. After all, it doesn't matter which is which, it's just that a demon has possessed Shion and has overwritten her existence. Kind of reminds me of how Maria doesn't think Rosa and the Bad Witch are the same person, or that the servants and Beatrice are the same.

>> No.21873666

Then maybe as a handicap he'd have his hands bound as well, leaving him unable to move as they both drag their soft, heavy chests across his figure. Resting them on his head, pushing them into his face, sandwiching his upper arms from either side, plopping them down in his lap, etc.

>> No.21873699

all of them
i know he has more

>> No.21873709
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Kinzo's new plan to settle the inheritance issue via strip poker.

>> No.21873717

I love how lewd these threads get during the witching hour.

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Me too anon. It's nice to have others to share such profound topics with.

>> No.21873728
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Keiichi will definitely need something to help keep him focused. His mom should give him a drink of milk before the trial commences.

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She could also use herself as a point of reference for him to work off, and maybe have a few practice runs at home to help train him.

More Erika titty. I just wish there were other places to have such fun chats.

>> No.21873767
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Could Erika have won Battler over with her chest?

>> No.21873782

I think in the end though, Mion would give herself away. Shion would be a tease through the whole thing, while her sister would get all shaky and nervous.

>Remember, Keiichi. Stay focused and your beloved will reveal herself to you.
>Got it. Thanks mom.

>> No.21873806
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Yeah. Even if they're bodies are perfectly identical, the differences in their techniques would be what gives them away. When it's finally time for him to make his declaration, both Mion and Shion would kneel before him and place their busts on his lap, each pair resting heavily on one of his thighs. Together, they'd reach out and undo his pants, pulling out the object with which he'd make his decision known. As the whole room goes quiet, he'd maneuver his hips until his manhood slips into the cleavage of the one he picks. Then the one who remains would rise to her feet and circle behind him to untie the blindfold, letting him see who he chose.
As his eyes adjusted to the light, he'd make out the figure of Mion crouched before him, his dick nestled snuggly between her boobs.

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Now those are some perfect Satokos.

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Here, have a few more great ones. SFW versions of course.

>> No.21873887
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Celebrating with an impromptu paizuri right there as the others cheer, tears of joy welling up in Mion's eyes as her boobs bounce up and down on Keiichi's fur seal.

>> No.21873892
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>Well done, Onee!

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Shion still standing behind Keiichi, letting him rest his head on her chest as she watches the "celebration" over his shoulder.
>M-Mion, I'm-!
Keiichi's words trailing off into an incoherent moan, followed by a spurt of clowdy liquid erupting from the girl's cleavage and splashing her in the face, much to everyone's applause.

>> No.21873917
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>Did you remember to bring the engagement ring?

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Slipping it on while still connected at the chest, smiling happily through semen covered features.

If this is the engagement trial, I wonder how the wedding would go...

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Keiichi receives pre-marriage training from Akane. For certain valuable skills...

And vice versa with Mion.

>> No.21873958 [DELETED] 

This was lots of fun, though it may have been pushing what's allowed in these threads a bit. If you ever want to chat some more feel free to hit me up on discord. M-anon#9139 If not then no problem; Just thought I'd offer.

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Akane reenacting the "trial" and "celebration" with Keiichi, then afterward turning things around by having him do the same to her, rubbing himself against various parts of her body as she stays seated, teaching him how to take the lead with women.

As for Mion, I'm sure Keiichi's mom would give her all sorts of information about the sort of things her son enjoys, helping her practice so that she can fulfill his every desire.

>> No.21874020
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>Now, about those costumes he keep coming home in...
>I-I'm so sorry ma'am! It won't happen agai-
>Oh no, keep up the good work. He looks adorable in them.

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Meanwhile, at the Sonozaki estate...
>>Now, about those outfits Mion sometimes comes home wearing...
>>F-Forgive me! It was just-
>>No, that's not it. I was just going to say they could stand to be a bit more showy.

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Someone has the Lambdadelta comics where she talks about her logical error experience ? The terror comes back, etc.

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You mean this?

>> No.21874071

thanks friend

>> No.21874112

>You will never have a qt femboy Keiichi maid as your slave

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No problem anon.

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>> No.21874160

I want to hold her tightly and tell her everything is alright.

>> No.21874185
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How is Rose Guns Days ?

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Boobs are great, but.

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>> No.21874820

It might sound/look a bit like generic Fate-esque action novel, but this is Ryukishi, so I'm trusting it will have a huge and worthwhile amount of meta twistiness.

>> No.21874831

Pretty good, although it takes a while to really hit it's stride. The first half or so of the First Chapter is a bit meh...it feels a bit aimless, like it's just introducing the world in a kind of boring way, until it gets to the first real villain who puts some real momentum to the story. I absolutely love the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th chapters.

>> No.21874881

>It'll be a generic Fate action novel
I think people forget just how big a deal it was to see Saber suddenly scream EXCALYBAH!

Fate was never generic. Everyone knows every route even through osmosis now, but back in the day it was some crazy bullshit, and managed to do so without breaking the fourth wall.

>> No.21874919

>oh there's a bomb btw
Eh no big deal I'm sure we'll get to it

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I loved it. It also has some of the best 07th expansion music.

>> No.21875077

The "death" of Kanon and/or Shannon just refers to their personalities. So Yasu decides to "kill" whoever loses the love duel, because the love duel represents Yasu deciding which personality she's going to live on with. That's how Yasu can shoot Nanjo at the end of Episode 3 even with Shannon and Kanon confirmed dead in the red. That's what the Shannon revival scene represents, Yasu "killed" the personality Shannon but decided to play the role of Shannon just a bit more to talk with George.

Like I said it's kind of a mean trick but if you reread the story you'll be shocked at just how much forshadowing there is. Both stuff on the game board that emphasises Shannon and Kanon and forshadows a lot there, and stuff outside of the game board that implies that stuff like personality swapping is possible. In fact I'm pretty sure in EP4 there's a scene where Battler straight up says "say it in red, nobody in this story goes by multiple different names" and Kinzo says "I can't!". And in EP3 Battler brings up the idea that even though "Jessica" didn't kill Nanjo maybe she has another personality, and instead of saying "no that's dumb personalities don't count" Eva simply says "Jessica's body is not able to commit murder regardless of personality".

>> No.21875245

Yeah yeah. Kinda weird that "If Shannon dies Kanon dies" but they can be "killed" independantly

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>> No.21875388

But can they be personalities? I see them as roles.

>> No.21875398

Rena's smelly human arse!

>> No.21875410

>implying preteen lolis have no human dignity and don't give a shit about being seen naked by others
Pretty sure they don't take baths together. That's just gay.

>> No.21875422

They are roles made into separate indentities that eventually turned into actual tulpas. Sayo drove herself crazy by entertaining these tulpa ideas.

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The great pervert knows

>> No.21875542

That statement was just for Bern's game in Episode 8, it wasn't talking about the story in general.

>> No.21875655

Yeah, the original Fate/Stay night is still one of my favorite VNs. Shame what happened to the series though.

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>> No.21875739

I-it'll all be worth it when the Tsukihime remake comes out funded by the literal hundreds of millions of dollars FGO is making

>> No.21875883

aw man , I used to had that Mion figure but lost it during moving .

>> No.21875896

Thanks , now I have something to play while waiting for Ciconia .

>> No.21875947

I envy you, I have nothing and the boredom is killing me. The delay was a mistake.

>> No.21876124

Can you explain? I know absolutely nothing about Type Moon. When exactly did the company go to shit? When they stopped being a doujinshi circle?

>> No.21876129

>reading RGD while waiting for Ciconia
Jesus, I can't think of a more fitting choice. It will make you want to read Ciconia all the more, because Ciconia seems to be heavily inspired by it.

>> No.21876179

When there are Beato, Ange, Jessica, the Stakes and so on around?
No chance.

>> No.21876553

It's a fact, though. If Shannon LITERALLY dies, that means the body that is Sayo, Shannon, and Kanon has perished, which will result in all three of them perishing.

>> No.21876852

The Tsukihime remake would surely be the highest budget VN ever made. I'm sure it would look amazing. Too bad it's never getting released

>> No.21876903

Maybe I coulda felt the same if I could get farther than about a hour or so in before needing to stop because of how fucking bad Emiya is. He feels like someone took a generic blank slate MC then loaded him with the most annoying traits.

>> No.21876993

Stay in the kitchen my demi-god servant, I will save you from this rapscallion with good old fisticuffs

>> No.21877137

If you read the entire book you'll think Emiya is the best character in the novel, perhaps one of the best protagonists ever made. It's like thinking "Beatrice sucks, she's just a generic evil witch!"

>> No.21877206

Shirou's a great character actually, at least in UBW and HF because it's grue that he is anoying in the Fate route.
He makes you think he's a generic shonen MC at first but after his development and the EMIYA twist you realize he's more like a "deconstruction" (though I dont like the term) of what a generic shonen protag is, while being a genuinely interesting character.

>> No.21877355

Type-Moon stopped being a doujin circle since the release of Fate/Stay Night.

>> No.21877386

I wonder if it really was a delay

>> No.21877428

If SHANNON literally dies, the narrative can still make it so Kanon ran off somewhere and can't be found by the survivors. In that case, Kanon would technically still be alive, since his existence is a mere role that can persist even after the actor dies.

>> No.21877436

>If Shannon LITERALLY dies, that means the body that is Sayo, Shannon, and Kanon has perished, which will result in all three of them perishing.
Not if they create the illusion of Shannon being kidnapped or hidden somewhere nobody can find. In that case, Shannon is technically not dead even if the body is.

>> No.21877445

Why did they need to stop being doujin? And is Fate/Stay Night good, or is it a step down?

Isn't it the one with the "defenseless anus" line? That's pretty based.

>> No.21877460

MARIA wa one hell of a literal negroid.

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Too much effort for too little payoff. Beato is at least an engaging antagonist from the start because she's different and also isn't the protagonist. If the story wasn't told from his perspective, then it'd be possible to read because I could ignore him when he isn't on screen. He reminds me a lot of Rand Al'thor from The Wheel of Time, when I really think about it, but without the things that make him interesting.

>> No.21877565

The problem is that they haven't released a VN since Mahoyo in 2012. Mahoyo is supposed to get 2 sequels, and there's also the Tsukihime remake, but they just keep milking the Fate mobile game instead of working on those

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Their first VN Tsukihime is a cult classic that a lot of people love, and we were promised a remake ages ago that they keep assuring us is in development but they never have anything to show for it. Fate/Stay Night was great, so was the fandisk Hollow Ataraxia and some of the spinoff stuff was fun too but a lot of the old TM fans are just sick of Fate by now. The problem is Fate garnered a new audience that isn't interested in anything other than Fate, so the company keeps shitting out new Fate stuff even though this series has no business being stretched this far.

Basically imagine if the Umineko anime was less shit and blew up in popularity, and then imagine if Ryukishi decided to just stretch Umineko as far as possible instead of making anything new. Imagine if he promised some new Higurashi thing that people were excited for but instead he keeps making new Umineko stuff. And imagine if this new Umineko stuff was garbage that's ends up feeling like an insult to the original work, taking the characters and ruining them for the sake of pandering to waifufags. Stretching the series way further than it was ever designed to go, just because there's a new audience who demands more Umineko waifus at the expense of the series's integrity. That's basically what TM fans have had to put up with.

>> No.21878109

Why does Battler cry with his hand in his pocket?

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>> No.21878120

The grand order content is basically separate from the actual Fate one by now. One is a giant gacha cashgrab, the other is Ufotable doing a great job at adapting FSN, and I do want to see them adapt the full FSN series and Hollow Ataraxia.

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Why does Takano look so ugly in the console ports compared to the OG sprites

>> No.21878218

>The grand order content is basically separate from the actual Fate one by now.
And sadly GO is way more popular.

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They failed to capture her mature charm.

>> No.21878256

Well yeah, that’s why GO is a thing in the first place, because it’s a cashgrab. It’s not really comparable to the actual TM series.

>> No.21878272

But the person who was actually Kanon would be dead if Sayo dies. That's why Kanon disappears and doesn't return (except by lying about him appearing) in the second story when Shannon commits suicide.

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Takano definitely got the short stick, all three adaptations of her sprite are shit. The stream guy even managed to make her even less sexy than the alchemist ones.

>> No.21878288

Even if they say, "Shannon has disappeared," the fact is that Shannon is actually dead. Just like how when Shannon isn't "playing dead" in Bern's game, but is actually murdered by Kyrie/Rudolf, it automatically results in Kanon dying. If Sayo isn't around to portray the role, they can lie and say the person is alive, but they're no more alive than Kinzo.

>> No.21878338

what happened to her tits

>> No.21878343

Stollen, just like everyone else's.

>> No.21878404

Source on this? Looks very nice

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Artist is https://twitter.com/thegoldensmurf?lang=en
He did a few others as well as some 3D models.

>> No.21878499

Guys, I think I might have a panic attack if Miyao turns out to be a girl. What should I do?

>> No.21878798

>Why does Battler cry
He's a seagull.

>> No.21878800

stop being a faggot

>> No.21878866

In addition to being popular I think it's also because the series is so easy to milk. They can essentially keep making new servants forever. There's no limit. Fate is like a cow that never runs dry, but the milk tastes worse and worse

>> No.21878958

fuck you dad

>> No.21879201
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Draw Genderbender doujins.

>> No.21879294

ange struggling to make money working in maid cafes after giving up her inheritance

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>> No.21879372

Kinda disappointing that Keiichi doesn't do that much on Matsuribayashi.

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Just started the Umineko anime. I'm surprised with how good it is. I thought it would be garbage, but it has a lot of the soul of the VN and seems to be faithful to the story.

>> No.21879964

if you really think that is faithful, this image really represents you anon

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It's faithful enough. The main issue is how poorly it expresses everything. The emotional investment is as desaturated as the color scheme.

>> No.21880106

shion shion shion

>> No.21880108

mion mion mion

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>> No.21880147

I want to see Shion in Shannon's sexy outfit.

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>time for parenting
every time

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>> No.21880405

Jedic is that you?

>> No.21880508

The build-up in the first half makes it even more jarring. The story hypes up his arrival to Hinamizawa as if he were the second coming of Christ, with Oryou, Mion, and Rika making hamfisted speeches about a new wind fixing the village.

Those scenes might have made sense in they were in Minagoroshi-hen, where Keiichi did actually help unite the village. But he does fuck-all in the final arc.

>> No.21880509

I just released how awesome Ciconia releasing simultaneous in japanese and english is. Finally that endless waiting for a translation of a VN is over

>> No.21880573

Despiste being the longest arc, Matsuribayashi felt too fast to be honest. The best part was Takano and the adults kicking ass.

>> No.21880589

Also, maybe that why I'm kinda hyped about Miotsukushi's translation. Maybe the end will be better for me.

>> No.21880606

From what I've seen it looks like Keiichi has a more proactive role, instead of just being the guy who squeals into a radio. Plus the club's various dilemmas have to be confronted and resolved, instead of just being easily sidestepped with convenient dreams.

>> No.21880618

Sounds K I N O. But really I hope thats Miotsukushi is better than Matsuribayashi. It sounds like the ending that I wanted all this time.

>> No.21880659

I honestly think the series would have been better off without the Yamainu and government conspiracy elements. I just felt they were too fantastical. All those non-lethal gunfights become really jarring when you compare them with how violence was portrayed in the first six arcs.

>> No.21880726

Anyone got a vnds port of higanbana to share?

>> No.21880781

My main complaint is that it Keiichi and Rena basically don't do anything during the arc and also that Rika didn't remember the events of Minagoroshi. I mean, after all that dhe had to go through in Minagoroshi she doesn't even remember? That's disappointing as hell. I would also like the whole village uniting vs Takano like in Minagoroshi but that might a bit too difficult to pull off.

>> No.21880790

>My main complaint is that it Keiichi and Rena basically don't do anything during the arc
That's definitely a major problem. It kind of undermines the idea the story keeps pushing about "all the pieces needing to be in place" when the reality is that Rika and the village could have easily been saved without the two of them.

Really, it felt more like Kasai, Akasaka, and Satoko were the ones doing all the heavy lifting.

>> No.21880995

there is an onscripter app for android. you can try just using that

>> No.21881602

Well we know they're a kid because this is some weird world where you need to be a child soldier to be a soldier, tying into Storks being able to cry when young but not when adults

>> No.21881616

Eh, it means no spoiler shitstorms

>> No.21881887

Age is just a number.

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>> No.21881955

this is what magicfaggotry does to you

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I see Higurashi Kai being trashed every time I check in on these threads. Fuck you guys. Pic related. Wish Umineko or any other VN in general had anything similar, the pseudo-Layton segment just didn't cut it for me.

>> No.21883115

When has anyone ever trashed Higurashi Kai? Tsumihoroboshi is in my opinion by far the best WTC arc. Meakashi is pretty good too. And Minagoroshi had some great scenes even if it's overall less memorable than the other arcs. And Matsuribayashi is a fun enough ending even if you can argue it feels out of place, I appreciated a fun happy ending after all the tragedy.

>> No.21883291

That part was SO much more better than the Umineko one. The Umi one felt too forced and random, they just threw it out there so you can have a gameplay scene.

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Who is your auntfu?

>> No.21884804

I want to sexually abuse Satoko!

>> No.21884814


Isn't it sad Sacchin?

>> No.21884815

He's just pretending. In reality he planned the whole massacre with Rudolf which is why Rudolf was so confident that he could 'convince' Battler.

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So I have to choose between a child killer, a child abuser or a psychopathic yandere?
I guess Eva is mostly okay beyond that one time she killed Natsuhi IRL, but at this point I would rather have an unclebando

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Does it count if Ange would have been old enough to be my aunt now?

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>> No.21885356

Meakashi-hen and Tsumihoroboshi-hen are perfectly fine. It's the final two arcs that are where the series goes downhill. The government conspiracy and the increased prominence of the supernatural stuff detracts from the low-key grounded nature of the previous entries.

Plus the characters feel a lot more shallow with their issues being so easily resolved by convenient dreams. Compared to how he was in Onikakushi-hen and Tatarigoroshi-hen, Keiichi of the final arcs comes as a really generic anime protagonist.

>> No.21885609

>low-key grounded nature of the previous entries
This is the worst complaint about Higurashi. It was never grounded. Especially not by the time of Tsumihoroboshi, the fuck? K1 magically gets visions of an alternate universe for basically no reason? You are either delusional or a speedreader.

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Eva for sure.

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Keiichi doing his duty as nii-nii and checking her growth.

>> No.21885674

That scene did open Pandora's Box. But at least it utilized it for a memorably heartbreaking scene.

The discussions about the other worlds becomes a fucking drag from Minagoroshi-hen onwards. There is nothing quite as dull as having an apathetic layabout monologue for hours on end about dice rolls and fate and what have you.

And while it went a tad wild at the end, the craziest Tsumihoroboshi-hen ever got was having two teenagers fight on top of a rooftop. It didn't turn everyone and their mom into some kind of former Spec Ops agent or martial arts master.

>> No.21885738

>apathetic layabout
What does that have to do with anything? Don't tell me you're the kind of guy who thinks Lolita is bad because Humbert is a dickhead.

I'm not going to lay out an autistic dissertation on Higurashi here, but I'll repeat: if the "dice rolls" and crazy action sequences seemed wildly out of place of to you, then you probably weren't paying attention to the earlier parts of the story and are very arbitrarily choosing to no longer suspend disbelief where 95% of the preceding story would violate whatever standard you've decided on. It's not like Rena breaking dudes ankles in the blink of an eye didn't happen in Watanagashi, you just chose to ignore it.

>> No.21885890

Friendly reminder that Keiichi is destined to die of acute heart failure even if he survives the Endless June.

>> No.21886161

I'm going to ignore that plot point because it's stupid.

>> No.21886217

Aah, I knew it you cheeky bastard. Should've expected you to frequent these threads. Still having wrong opinions on Emiya I see.

>> No.21886292

Could always give the VN a 5th shot. Maybe some speed reading will at least get me to the halfway point of a route.

>> No.21886318

If you don't like it, you don't like it. There's nothing wrong with that, I just get miffed looking at people badmouth my boy Shirou without seeing his full development. This'll sound repetitive, but it really is like judging Mat Cauthon by the Eye of the World alone.
The first route suffers from being the infodump route and having the least development for Shirou, making it merely decent compared to the other two. But if you do manage to make it there I really hope you enjoy it.

>> No.21886376


That part was soooo great

>> No.21887347

Anyone read Chaos;Child and made parallels with Higurashi? I haven't finished it yet but so far it's a murder mystery / horror / paranormal visual novel with traces of conspiracy and delusions as one of its main theme, so it really reminds me of it

>> No.21887407


I feel like the VN medium is very conducive to this whole "meta/twisty/lots of levels of reality" style.

Myth is another doujin VN with a similar vibe.

All this When They Cry stuff has gotten me on a big nostalgic kick lately. In the mood reading a VN, but I feel like most are so self-indulgent and excessively long.

>> No.21887455

>The build-up in the first half makes it even more jarring. The story hypes up his arrival to Hinamizawa as if he were the second coming of Christ, with Oryou, Mion, and Rika making hamfisted speeches about a new wind fixing the village.
How is that jarring? They were referring to the future of the village, not the weird ass conspiracy they know nothing about, which is what the arc was trying to resolve.

>> No.21887470

>Plus the club's various dilemmas have to be confronted and resolved, instead of just being easily sidestepped with convenient dreams.
That would feel too scripted and also invalidate the shit they went through and they lessons their other selves learned. The dreams guarantee that tragedies in the previous arcs weren't for nothing.

>> No.21887479

>implying he wasn't poisoned by Tokyo every time he died "of heart failure" because he saw too much

>> No.21887491

I think Matsuribayashi is the best arc in the series by far, followed by Tsumihoroboshi and Saikoroshi. I don't get why people dislike it so much.

I also think Hanyuu is a pretty good character. The anime fucking ruined her and removed her entire character arc.

>> No.21887526

>Don't tell me you're the kind of guy who thinks Lolita is bad because Humbert is a dickhead.
Not that guy, but... I fucking love that book and still think it was a mistake to make the protagonist a sociopath. A different kind of story with a genuinely sympathetic protagonist could've been just as good. Not many authors write about this subject, so it's unfortunate that he chose to make the pedo a despicable dickhead, fueling the stereotype.

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>> No.21887780

Loli Ange is human and she's got an ass!

>> No.21887850

Who is the best 07th Expansion protagonist?

>> No.21887863

Black Battler, Tatari/Tsuki Keiichi and Bernrika.

>> No.21887882

Battler's design is cool as all fuck, but Keiichi is slightly more entertaining to read because his internal dialogue is absolutely insane.

>> No.21887887

Tsumihoroboshi Keiichi

>> No.21887889

I read through all the common route of Chaos;Child and found it very mediocre, don't think I will finish it.

I always felt like Homura's character in Madoka was a complete rip off of Rika though, I'm surprised no one mentions it with how blatant it is too.

>> No.21887892

I can't get any of the RGD music out my head. God damn, the soundtrack is godlike.

The Chinatown themes are especially catchy.

>> No.21887908

Does anyone here thinks tht Rika kinda sucks compared to Keiichi?

>> No.21887943

Speaking of RGD, what the hell was Claudia doing at the club in the beginning? I can't remember the reason she was there. Did Rose just pay her to be a waitress because they are friends, or was she a ""lady of the evening"" like the others, fucking customers at a hotel after the club closed?

>> No.21887952

>Berkastel's profile
>"In other words, sometimes she is you and sometimes she's your only friend. Understand?"
What did this even mean? I still don't get it. Is it referring to the fact that sometimes Rika was the MC and sometimes she was an NPC? Is it referring to how Bernkastel viewed the fragments from the perspective of each protagonist and also from the perspective of Rika depending on the chapter?

What the actual fuck did that mean?

>> No.21888157

He didn't see jackshit in Watangashi-hen and Meakashi-hen. Killing him accomplishes absolutely nothing for Tokyo. The ending of the former made it pretty obvious that the stress from the hallucinations were what caused him to keel over. Kid seems to just have a weak heart.

>> No.21888185

Which Keiichi? The one from earlier in the series or the persona he puts on later? I found him more interesting back when the series didn't pretend he was anything but a neurotic insecure loser.

The whole "Magician of Words" thing felt like some weak artificial attempt to give him a unique quirk like Satoko's Trap Master thing. Keiichi was always a talentless dumbass who couldn't lie to save his life.

>> No.21888246

Eh Keiichi is great for what he is and possibly the best 07th expansion male protagonsit but Rika is definitely better, the depiction of her depression is on point and straight up carried Minagoroshi, more interesting personalities, more compelling backstory and all around the most developed by the end of Saikoroshi.

>> No.21888258

Just bebause K1 is dumbass lying in some ways doesn't make him a complete dumbass when it come to words. He show plenty of charisma and convincing skill through the club game especially in Wata or Tatari. If anything, it was natural quirk that come with the way Ryukishi written him

>> No.21888274

Can we talk about how garbage Beatrice/Sayo turn to be? easily the most artificial and pseudo-complex character in WTC with weak attempt to go "pls feel bad for me" backstory

>> No.21888277

About the only time he ever showed anything like that was when he's able to appeal to that baseball player's closet fetish. The real Keiichi was never a charismatic person. He was always pretty pathetic.

>> No.21888304

>The game's story begins with four girls who are close friends locked inside a strange room. They have no idea how they got there. The girls all have iron rings locked around their necks. The rings are connected to chairs, which look like torture devices, in the four corners of the room. A large cage appears from the ceiling, and a boy in a white hospital gown is locked inside. The girls know they need to escape the room, and a mysterious voice suddenly speaks to them. The voice tells them that they have two fates: one in which all four of them will die and one in which three of them may be saved. The voice explains that they are undergoing a test to determine their fate, and if they reach the five-minute time limit, all of them will die.
>The boy gives the girls four cards: two "judgment" cards, one "pierrot" card, and one "prisoner" card. The player decides who should have each card, and the cards will ultimately determine the fate of the girls.

>> No.21888310

sounds like it could be Ryukishis most Kaiji-esque title yet

>> No.21888327

Does the melody of 'Thanks for being born' appear in another BGM from Umineko?

>> No.21888403

rebirth is the only one I can think of

>> No.21888429

mion keiichi forced feminization

>> No.21888435

works both ways desu

>> No.21888437

Thank you. I've been searching for the source of this video's BGM used from 0:24
I was sure that it is from Umineko and thought of 'thanks for being born' but the instruments used are different. Is it another song from the OST or do I mishear the melody and it is not even from Umineko?

>> No.21888450

sounds closer to something from key

>> No.21888460

I was about to ask you guys about that.
What is this thing exactly ? Is it a VN directed by R07 ? I'm surprised about the Hinoue collaboration but I like it.
Is it going to be released on pc ?
Did R07 really work on 3 projects in the same time ?

>> No.21888508

She was like 16, so she probably had a super hairy asian pussy. No way in hell she wasn't making money off that in such a time of poverty.

>> No.21888516

Saikoroshi made Rika better than Keiichi ever was. Before that, yeah, Keiichi wins.

>> No.21888544

IIRC, Claudia was technically a waitress trying to save up money to open her own restaurant. Rose was her childhood friend, so I always assumed she SOMEHOW convinced Richard to pay her extra money so she could make a decent living without fucking customers after work.

Rose is a virgin at the start of the story, I think.

Meryl and Stella have taken hundreds of dicks up their asses. They became the most successful prostitutes back in the day and got selected as the leaders of their respective groups when they decided to form an alliance and choose Rose as the madam. So they kinda went back to sucking dick but now in a safer environment.

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>> No.21888550

Writing is his full-time job, now, as being a husband.
Also, we got a period with practically nothing, so it's sort of explain it.

>> No.21888583

>Is it going to be released on pc ?
No, it'll be released on PS4, Vita and Switch. Which means translation never, of course

>> No.21888647

Thank you!

>> No.21888714

Ryukishi is married? Source? I've never heard anything about that

>> No.21888722

Ryuukishi is a woman. The man we know as Ryuukishi is her husband.

>> No.21888726

Whores have no dignity. I hate how Rika and Lambda are disgusting fucking whores now!

>> No.21888728

No we can't cause it's not true.

>> No.21889010

Ushiromiya Ange is the nudest character in the series.

>> No.21889015

R07 is a man BUT his wife is Nasu

>> No.21889044

Meryl has plenty of dignity and sass despite literally getting her ass and hairy 40s pussy drilled by big American dick every night.

I wonder how she can dissociate herself as a person with pride and dreams from the screaming, sweaty pig she turns into every night.

>> No.21889072

Yep, Rose was a virgin, the sex scene with Leo is from her perspective.

>> No.21889253

where is the new cd

>> No.21889287

They are not incarnations of Bern and Lambda, dude. They just look similar to them.

Lambda was a cunny lover, no way she would enjoy sucking dick for money.

>> No.21889448

They're not separable. In my view the biggest "redemption" for Keiichi isn't necessarily Tsumihoroboshi, but in early Minagoroshi where he hypes up Rika and acts really considerate even without all his memories. That scene where he notices Rika is bored during the game store setup is very "real" & humanizing, and super underrated.

>> No.21889559

Satoko exists.

>> No.21889572
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Is it true that Meryl is an alternate universe version of one of Miyoko's aunts who died in WW2?

Is it true that Nina is an alternate universe version of a random 50-something housewife from Hinamizawa that ignores Satoko when she goes shopping and eventually gets gassed?

I wonder where everyone else ended up in the regular Higurashi/Umineko timelines. Most of them (except maybe Yuuji) were born before the disaster that changed the course of the war, so they must exist somewhere as completely different people.

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>Okonogi gets away with a slap on the wrist after Higurashi
>His actions allowed Nomura (who he was in direct contact with)'s faction in Tokyo to gain more power
>An alternate version of Okonogi inherits the Ushiromiya Group
>"Okonogi had certain plans that he could carry out based on the knowledge that Ange trusted him" (EP8 Magic Ending)
>"We are talking about world peace here" (EP6 conversation with Amakusa about killing Ange)
>Okonogi shows up in Ciconia. It's literally fucking him, not an expy. Takano Miyo is there too. Literally Takano Miyo from Higurashi
What does this all mean?

My theory is that Ciconia will deal in some way with the 5th dimension/metaverse where Hanyuu's clan originally came from and where the Umineko meta takes place.

Okonogi was like 50 in Umineko and he became rich as fuck thanks to the Ushiromiya assets, so he was able to survive far into the future thanks to super expensive artificial organs and robotic implants that only the super rich could afford in 2030. His lifespan was prolonged and he lived long enough for scientists to develop a cure for aging (aging is already considered a potentially curable disease IRL). He was able to afford that miraculous cure too and is still alive far into the future, with parts of his body artificially reconstructed like an android.

Somehow, he gets involved in illuminati shit thanks to his vast wealth that he made sure to keep increasing over the decades. And he ends up taking part in a government project based on future discoveries about quantum physics and the existence of alternate realities that can be visualized from a higher dimension.

The futuristic technology in Ciconia has already been shown in the trailers, but I bet there are all sorts of crazy futuristic machines capable of tapping into the 5th dimension where the witches live. THIS is how Lambda and Bern, as metaphysical beings (that only called themselves witches in Umineko to fit in Beatrice's world), get involved in the story.

Maybe everything that happened with the Okonogi in Higurashi and the Okonogi in Umineko was part of the third Okonogi's plan. The Ciconia Okonogi from the future, who tapped into the multiverse and caused all of that to happen using his alternate universe incarnations. And his knowledge from the Higurashi universe allowed him to recreate a virtual projection of Takano that acts exactly like the original person. Or maybe it's an android based on her appearance.

Okonogi's plans are never made totally clear in Higurashi or Umineko. In both stories, Okonogi seemed to be in for the money and had some great plan in mind. Maybe his upbringing was better in Umineko and that's why he's less of a bastard. Or MAYBE he's being controlled by his alternate universe version from the future using some weird technology that lets people project their minds into their other selves from across the multiverse.

Seriously. I refuse to believe Okonogi didn't have bigger plans in both universes. I also refuse to believe he and Takano are just expies in Ciconia. They are the same fucking people.

Maybe Ciconia Okonogi is not Umineko Okonogi with an extended lifespan, and os simply a different Okonogi who needed the events of Umineko and Higurashi to happen to achieve some goal in his own world.

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Also, maybe the non-WTC series are also related in some small way. The earthquake that created the RGD world came out of nowhere. Was it just a random event that happened in a random fragment? Was it the work of witches? Was it the work of Okonogi or some other government big shot from Ciconia?

Okonogi shows up in RGD under a completely different name too. Suspicious. He seems to be a perfectly normal military dude with his own history, just like the other Okonogis had their own lives, but he's still a potential "entry point" for the Ciconia Okonogi. Maybe they needed to create this bizarre, westernized version of Japan in an alternate universe to obtain some information about enemy countries that couldn't be obtained in the regular timelines.

>> No.21889695

>tfw Ryuukishi reads 4chan threads and changes his plot depending on people's theories

>> No.21889741

>he's being controlled by his alternate universe version from the future using some weird technology that lets people project their minds into their other selves from across the multiverse
There are already metaphysical beings that can do exactly that (Hanyuu's race), can go in and out of fragments/universes, can adopt human forms in the third dimension, can breed with humans, can even give a human descendant the power to possess their alternate selves (what Hanyuu did to Rika), and their mere presence can trigger weird dejavus from parallel worlds on the people around them, including people who do NOT even have "demon" blood and don't descend from their clan.

It woudn't be strange for science to discover a way to recreate these powers through technology and navigate that higher dimension by introducing their minds into some strange quantum machine. Mere humans can use technology to do things that should only be possible for inhabitants of the 5th dimension.

>> No.21889757

This would be fucking insane, making Ciconia a true sequel to the other WTC stories without having to mess with their universes in any way but taking knowledge/butterfly-effects from them in order to advance its own plot.

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The meta world was a proper multiverse in Higurashi, but the meta in Umineko was more like a higher dimension where human thoughts and concepts exist and adopt physical forms. Like, the Ushiromiyas are dead for sure in millions of different fragments, but their meta selves are a "concept", an "idea" of them created by the collective consciousness of the public thanks to the Rokkenjima Mystery sparked by those message bottles. So the meta versions of the characters are not REALLY them, or their souls, or anything like that. They are more like "clones" of them in a higher dimension, the world of ideas and concepts.

Which would mean that this 5th dimension where infinite alternate universes exist as "fragments" is also a world of ideas whose inhabitants are unconsciously created and destroyed by the minds of humans. In this metaphysical dimension of the mind where ideas and concepts are given form, billions of fragments float around and they cointain the very universes where those concepts are generated by human minds.

This also explains Featherine's library. Every story ever published, hell, every story ever imagined, can manifest in this dimension and the people portrayed in those stories can exist for real here. Featherine herself is a persona imagined by Ikuko, but she genuinely exists in this higher dimension. Same with Dlanor, Willard, the court of Heaven and all that crazy shit. They represent concepts as imagined by Yasu and Maria. Other versions of the same concepts might exist somewhere out there.

The fragments floating around in this world of concepts are REAL universes, like the ones in Higurashi, so there's really no contradiction between both series and their meta worlds.

>> No.21889877

This also explains how Lambda existed before Higurashi but has so many personal connections to Takano. She's a concept that manifested into this higher dimension, along with her entire life history (similar to how Bastian created an old as fuck forest with The Neverending Story book just by wishing it into existence, including its past history and everything). Lambda was created as a concept when a middle schooler Miyoko swore to work hard to help her grandfather and not let any stroke of bad luck get in the way of her certainty and her goals. That's why she looks like a slightly older Miyoko. As soon as she manifested as a concept in the 5th dimension, her past was created alongside her and it was absolutely "real" in that world, because it's a world of concepts given physical shape.

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Miyao's teammates are named ジェイデン (Jaden) and ギュンヒルド (Gunhild maybe(?))

>> No.21889908

>Crisis of Infinite Okonogis

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Also, Hanyuu's clan didn't necessarily have to be "aliens". Her explanation in Matsuribayashi makes it obvious that we are supposed to interpret those old demons as "aliens", but aliens that come from a higher dimension and can create third dimensional bodies for themselves at will aren't your usual concept of an "alien".

They could easily be onis or some other mythical race from the Japanese folklore. They manifested in the conceptual 5th dimension, along with their entire world, powers and culture as imagined by the old Japanese tribes. And at some point a group of them entered the real world through a fragment, were unable to escape their physical bodies and had to fight with the villagers who saw them as monsters from the Japanese folklore. That's when Hanyuu fell in love with a human and gave birth to Ouka and the Furude family, which explains why Rika has the ability to produce miracles (Matsuribayashi ending) and can be given some of Hanyuu's powers to access the sea of fragments in the 5th dimension.

It also explains why Rika is the reincarnation of Hanyuu and the only one that can see her. Who came up with the story about the 8th daughter in a row being the reincarnation of Oyashiro-sama? Some old fucking dude far into the past. But since Hanyuu was a conceptual being and her entire race of oni still existed as a concept in their original dimension, the concept of the "reincarnation" and the exact details of the prophecy were applied to Hanyuu and became real.

It's just like how the youkai in Higanbana have powers, rules and personalities based on random stories that children made up. They exist as they are because they were imagined in a certain way.

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>> No.21889982

It's one of these two things:

-Okonogi is always the same guy (except in RGD which is not a WTC) and "X arc of Higurashi" (doesn't matter which), "Ange's real world" and the "Ciconia world" are ALL the SAME fragment. Okonogi was part of a secret military unit, the public didn't know about his past, so he could've easily created Okonogi Foods and gotten along with Hideyoshi after he lost his job / got too old to be the leader of the Yamainu. And the android shit you described could explain his survival until Ciconia.

-All Okonogis are separate guys in different universes and the guy is pulling a Rika using some fancy technology from the future to obtain useful information that can't be obtained in the Ciconia world anymore.

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>> No.21890003

Who was the twisted kid that came up with Izanami and the fucked up fate of his victims? I still feel bad about that one spriteless kid that got captured by him after discussing the curse with Aya in the 9th chapter.

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>> No.21890132

All the theories are pretty neato. I, personally, just hope Okongi dies.

>> No.21890162

Cravat is a favorite he is my boy.
He don't jive around he's a real McCoy.

>> No.21890706

inviting Battler to play the pocky game with the pocky held in her cleavage.

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>says Batora right after Shannon has been found dead

>> No.21890870

I think he mentioned this in one of the panels at ACen. There was also a woman there with him who I assumed was his wife.

>> No.21890887


Isn't Okonogi in Rose Guns Days, too?

>> No.21890924

>no pubes
>no awkwardly realistic medium-sized breasts

>> No.21890929

Yeah, but that can't be him. Okonogi wouldn't have been born at the time, and the guy isn't even named Okonogi.

I like to think James Tomitake is Tomitake's father in an alternate universe where he's a fucking mafia boss.

>> No.21890931


Bruh how big do they have to be for you to consider them big?

>> No.21891019

You misunderstand. He's saying he doesn't like big breasts and wants medium ones.

>> No.21891071

Anyone have a link for a clean download for JP Chiru? Want to finally go through witches and woodlands.

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>> No.21891096

I do like big breasts. I just don't like them on Ange because it makes her look like a different person wearing Ange's face.

>> No.21891101

>clean download
The fact that non-clean downloads are much easier to find is a fucking crime. If you get ahold of the original version of the VN, back it up and never delete it again.

>> No.21891112

but ange's fat

>> No.21891117
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Would you fuck her smelly loli arse?

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>Ryuukishi tweeted this
Is this what the Alfred family looks like?

>> No.21891131

No way I'd put my dick anywhere near the unwashed ass of a dirt poor chink brat.

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and has big boobs.

>> No.21891516

I don't think it's worth reading into the appearances of Okonogi and Takano just yet especially with Fuuka in Trianthology, the protagonist from Fireflies, and Ryukishi's Harrison Ford analogy, even if this is a new WTC game.

>> No.21891559

What was that from already?

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An omake from the Episode 6 manga.

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>> No.21894044

I want to see Mion pretend to be a loving girlfriend to Keiichi, only to later reveal it was all a prank. At which point she proceeds to emotionally and physically abuse him until he's on the verge of tears. His mom finds him crying in his room later that night.

>> No.21894173

Sounds like you’re projecting.

>> No.21894741

Should I get the Higurashi version with the original or updated graphics?

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>> No.21895101

Is Ciconia out? I thought it was going to be released during Comiket?

>> No.21895248

It got delayed to Umineko day, I have a feeling the simultaneous release might get delayed past that as well, witch hunt has never been that reliable even when they're being paid

>> No.21895318

Oh, damn. Thanks for the info.

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>> No.21896158

IIRC the script is finished, and it's the technical stuff that's causing the delay. So that might make it easier for Witch Hunt since they can already have the English script in.

>> No.21896531

Original. You could make a case for Umineko, but all versions of Higurashi's "updated" graphics are fucking garbage. Especially the CGs, which actively ruin the scenes they were supposed to enhance.

>> No.21897154

i want to cum in ange

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Original Higurashi by all means.

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Ps3 version graphics are best ones though

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>One slice can only make 2 pieces
Why did everyone agree to battler's reasoning again?

>> No.21898693

It's been awhile but who brought up the idea of the shape of the cheese being undefined? Was that Kyrie?

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A lot of the 'minigames' like that one are just trying too hard to be clever. Bern's game in Ep 8 is one of the only exceptions.

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