A Higurashi When they Cry and Umineko When They Cry dual pack for the Nintendo Switch is scheduled to release in March 2021. This version will come with an exclusive wall tapestry and game sleeve. Both of these items feature Rika Furude and Bernkastel. Consumers can get their hands on the Higurashi When they Cry and Umineko When They Cry dual pack on March 25, 2021. [Thanks, Gamer!]
The version with the included tapestry and game sleeve will exclusively be sold through Japanese retailer Rakuten. The dual pack will cost ¥11,990 (or roughly $113) and will ship around the expected release date. Additionally, consumers can purchase a character fine board which features the special tapestry illustration included in the dual pack. This will cost 4,400 (or approximately $41).
Recently, a Higurashi When They Cry and Umineko When They Cry board game was announced. The board game is currently in production and will set players in the middle of a series of mysterious murders. Inspired by the events of both titles, series creator Ryukishi07 will oversee production.
Higurashi When They Cry and Umineko When They Cry are immediately available for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 as individual purchases to Japanese audiences. Global audiences can purchase both titles individually for PC. The dual pack will release on March 25, 2021.