Two of the biggest visual novel frachises of the mid-2000s are teaming up in mobile game form this Friday. The Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei smartphone game in the Higurashi: When They Cry franchise will hold a crossover with Visual Art’s/Key’s Clannad visual novel from August 13 to 27.
The game’s Twitter account posted a teaser video on Monday:
— ひぐらしのなく頃に 命【公式】 (@higurashi_mei) August 9, 2021
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei launched in Japan on September 13, 2020. The game features a completely new story, and Ryukishi07 is credited with cooperation on the original work.
Source: Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei’s Twitter account