History NightmareFuel / HigurashiWhenTheyCry

19th Apr '17 1:41:38 PM darksoul4242
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** When Keiichi, his parents, and the other kids sans Rika get to Okinomiya, everything is destroyed as if there was a huge outbreak like back in Hinamizawa. It was stated earlier that [[spoiler: pretty much every country has something close to the virus behind Hinamizawa Syndrome, but even though the UN swept it under the rug, Each country continued its research. Thanks to research that had been done, Japan had successfully made it into a biological weapon, only to have it accidentally leak out and infect some of the population in the country, mainly in Hinamizawa and neighboring towns. Their reaction? Something along the lines of "Oops. Well, let's cut them off and observe what happens."]]

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** When Keiichi, his parents, and the other kids sans Rika get to Okinomiya, everything is destroyed as if there was a huge outbreak like back in Hinamizawa. It was stated earlier that [[spoiler: pretty much every country has something close to the virus behind Hinamizawa Syndrome, but even though the UN swept it under the rug, Each each country continued its research. Thanks to research that had been done, Japan had successfully made it into a biological weapon, only to have it accidentally leak out and infect some of the population in the country, mainly in Hinamizawa and neighboring towns. Their reaction? Something along the lines of "Oops. Well, let's cut them off and observe what happens."]]



* In Onisarashi hen [[spoiler:Natsumi's grandmother attempting to calm the wrath of Oyashiro by drowning puppies in the bath]]
** Also in Onisarashi hen [[spoiler:Haruko Kimiyoshi after killing Natsumi's grandmother forcing her teenage daughter to help her chop up her corpse]]
** And not to mention the ending of Onisarashi hen reveals that [[spoiler:Natsumi was the one who killed her grandmother not her mother and that her mother's insanity was all a delusion caused Hinamizawa syndrome. She in fact was the one who chopped her grandmother up into pieces and the fact that she was doing this with a mixture of vomiting and a really creepy smile was just horrific.]]
* As mentioned above, the PC visual novels have no voice acting, instead using colour-coded lines to indicate who is talking. NightmareFuel comes in when they add a deep crimson red to indicate someone (in most cases the narrator at the moment) has gone off the deep end.

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* In Onisarashi hen Onisarashi-hen [[spoiler:Natsumi's grandmother attempting to calm the wrath of Oyashiro by drowning puppies in the bath]]
** Also in Onisarashi hen Onisarashi-hen [[spoiler:Haruko Kimiyoshi after killing Natsumi's grandmother forcing her teenage daughter to help her chop up her corpse]]
** And not to mention the ending of Onisarashi hen Onisarashi-hen reveals that [[spoiler:Natsumi was the one who killed her grandmother grandmother, not her mother mother, and that her mother's insanity was all a delusion caused Hinamizawa syndrome. She in fact was the one who chopped her grandmother up into pieces and the fact that she was doing this with a mixture of vomiting and a really creepy smile was just horrific.]]
* As mentioned above, the PC visual novels have no voice acting, instead using colour-coded lines to indicate who is talking. NightmareFuel comes in when they add a deep crimson red to indicate someone (in most cases cases, the narrator at the moment) has gone off the deep end.
19th Apr '17 7:50:02 AM darksoul4242
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* Satoko's uncle, [[EvilUncle Teppei Houjou]]. [[spoiler:He, along with Rina, enjoy squeezing out money for people, including Rena's father. Not only that, but he abuses the living hell out of Satoko and does the very dirty work for him.]]

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* Satoko's uncle, [[EvilUncle Teppei Houjou]]. [[spoiler:He, along with Rina, enjoy squeezing out money for from people, including Rena's father. Not only that, but he abuses the living hell out of Satoko and does the very dirty work for him.]]
19th Apr '17 7:46:54 AM darksoul4242
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*** [[spoiler: She is most probably caught up in Emergency Manual 34, and killed, she has also had Hinamizawa Syndrome for quite a while, she is the first patient to be brough back from L5, and she is the one resposible for her parents death, due to her L5 delusions.]]

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*** [[spoiler: She is most probably caught up in Emergency Manual 34, and killed, she has also had Hinamizawa Syndrome for quite a while, she is the first patient to be brough brought back from L5, and she is the one resposible for her parents death, due to her L5 delusions.]]
14th Mar '17 5:39:16 PM Isaac_Heller
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** [[spoiler:Hanyuu when she becomes angry. Those blank eyes along with the blood red pupils and the voice are really creepy]]

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** [[spoiler:Hanyuu when she becomes angry. Those blank eyes along with the blood red pupils and the voice are really creepy]]creepy, even if she's still ultimately benevolent even when in that state.]]
13th Jan '17 9:04:20 PM TomServo3000
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* We all may think that the series itself is already pretty terrifying, but some of the fanart ''[[UpToEleven kicks it up even further!]]'' [[http://danbooru.donmai.us/post/show/305075/artist_request-baseball_bat-blood-blue_eyes-crazy_ Behold]], and let your bodies shiver and [[TearJerker your eyes water]]. (Site may be NSFW.)
21st Aug '16 9:17:36 PM bt8257
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* Any of the mad laughter in general. Although it can sometimes cross over to {{Narm}} territory
* [[http://www.tenmanga.com/chapter/HigurashiWhenTheyCryHimatsubushi5/150850-11.html What the hell is with this page?]] Is the boy hallucinating or is he... AAAUUUUUGHHH!

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* Any of the mad laughter in general. Although it can sometimes cross over to {{Narm}} territory
into {{Narm}}.
* [[http://www.tenmanga.com/chapter/HigurashiWhenTheyCryHimatsubushi5/150850-11.html [[http://mangapark.me/manga/higurashi-no-naku-koro-ni-himatsubushihen/s1/v2/c5/11 What the hell is with this page?]] Is the boy hallucinating or is he... AAAUUUUUGHHH!
21st Aug '16 9:09:56 PM bt8257
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** It was handled fantastically in the manga. He's left alone, and there's a full-page spread of Keiichi just sitting there and ''OhCrap why is there a hand there?'' You flip the page, and you find the ''exact same shot'', only that a terrifying face has emerged to accompany the bloody hand, rising from under the bed. The final two pages are, to be blunt, EXTREMELY DISTURBING.

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** It was handled fantastically in the manga. He's left alone, and there's a [[http://mangapark.me/manga/higurashi-no-naku-koro-ni-watanagashi-hen/s2/v2/c12/37 full-page spread of Keiichi just sitting there there]] and ''OhCrap why is there a hand there?'' You flip the page, and you find the ''exact ''[[http://mangapark.me/manga/higurashi-no-naku-koro-ni-watanagashi-hen/s2/v2/c12/38 exact same shot'', shot]]'', only that a terrifying face has emerged to accompany the bloody hand, rising from under the bed. The final two pages are, to be blunt, EXTREMELY DISTURBING.



** In the anime this point is even more horrific if you re-watch the scene where Keichii is on the phone. The camera takes various points of view, first from the ceiling, then from behind the telephone. This is done to add a circling atmosphere of paranoia and disorientation. Then it shows from the ceiling, ''a crack in the door'', the floor, etc. When you find out that Rena was spying on the conversation, you realize the crack was '''her vantage point'''.

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** In the anime this point is even more horrific if you re-watch the scene where Keichii Keiichi is on the phone. The camera takes various points of view, first from the ceiling, then from behind the telephone. This is done to add a circling atmosphere of paranoia and disorientation. Then it shows from the ceiling, ''a crack in the door'', the floor, etc. When you find out that Rena was spying on the conversation, you realize the crack was '''her vantage point'''.
25th Jun '16 8:58:23 AM McDucky
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** The word 'nagasu', apart from meaning 'to set adrift' also means 'to spill' or 'to shed' (e.g. blood). This is not conveyed in most translations.
4th Jun '16 9:44:52 AM nombretomado
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** The PS2 version of the scene is much creepier. The scene plays out the same right up until the moment of silence. Then Shion starts laughing in a more psychotic style than the anime, then out of nowhere, the volume suddenly become ten times louder as the screen goes, black, is then filled up with text that is Shion's laughter, and then we get a shot of Shion in a completely dark room where all that can be seen is her face, which can be only describe as a [[SlasherSmile clown-esque deranged smile]], all while the laughter goes on.

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** The PS2 [=PS2=] version of the scene is much creepier. The scene plays out the same right up until the moment of silence. Then Shion starts laughing in a more psychotic style than the anime, then out of nowhere, the volume suddenly become ten times louder as the screen goes, black, is then filled up with text that is Shion's laughter, and then we get a shot of Shion in a completely dark room where all that can be seen is her face, which can be only describe as a [[SlasherSmile clown-esque deranged smile]], all while the laughter goes on.



* The lyrics for the PS2 port of the original novel contain what could be part of the creepiest nursery rhyme in human history:

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* The lyrics for the PS2 [=PS2=] port of the original novel contain what could be part of the creepiest nursery rhyme in human history:
2nd Jun '16 7:57:47 AM ferrelas
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** The visual novel is also quite bad, but works more along the lines of NothingIsScarier with the punishments only given by names like the punichment of a casket, or the punishment of a duck that can't drink water, the text describing the punishments after Takano is caught is censored, more and more heavily towards the end, but it implies some nasty stuff.
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