When the Seagulls Cry (Umineko no Naku Koro ni)

I’ve been a bit of a When they Cry fan ever since I started reading the Higurashi When They Cry manga series that Yen Press started bringing over 2 Years ago (Nov. 2008). I haven’t seen the Higurashi anime series, I started episode 1 and didn’t care for the art style in comparison with the manga. But when Umineko no Naku Koro ni started airing, I certainly had no complaints on the art style or the quality of animation. But I read comments from forum friends that both made me want to both watch this series and stay away. Basically I saw lots of positive comments…followed by a comment about a desire for a 2nd season. Given that this is a murder mystery series I realized that desire for a 2nd season is likely because not all questions were answered. But despite knowing this I became far too curious about Beatrice (The Golden Witch) to stay away from watching it.

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