The Umineko no Naku Koro ni 4th Popularity Poll was held from February 1 to February 11 2009, two months after the release of Alliance of the Golden Witch. Voters were required to register an account with a unique email address and could cast one vote per day. Voters were also able to nominate their own characters. These are marked with an asterisk in the results table below.
The webpage is no longer online, but the results may still be found on the Internet Archive.
|Rank||Character Name||Vote Share|
|7 (tied)||Jessica Ushiromiya||3.6%|
|16 (tied)||Chiester 410||1.6%|
|32 (tied)||Chiester 556||0.4%|
|44||Witch of Possibilities Chiester 7914 (Belphegor)*||0.1%|
|45 (tied)||Terumasa Nanjo||0.1%|
|45 (tied)||Professor Ootsuki||0.1%|
|45 (tied)||Sabakichi Kumasawa||0.1%|
|49||Convenience Store Man*||0.1%|
|52 (tied)||Captain Kawabata||0.1%|
|52 (tied)||Masayuki Nanjo||0.1%|
|52 (tied)||Clever Goat*||0.1%|
|55 (tied)||Psychological Technique "Refusal"*||0.1%|
|55 (tied)||Evil Spirits of Akujikishima*||0.1%|
|55 (tied)||Welfare Officer*||0.1%|
|58 (tied)||Another Battler*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Detective who appeared in PE4[sic]*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Kanon's Blade*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Chiester 1046 (Toshiro)*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Hammerhead Shark*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Kei Natsumi-sensei*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Flat-chested loli with long, black hair*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Akiko Shikata*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Maria' father*||0.0%|
|60 (tied)||Jiro Suzuki-sensei*||0.0%|
- The "Convenience Store Man" in 49th place and "Welfare Officer" in 55th place are from the flashback scenes of Maria's diary in Alliance of the Golden Witch.
- Hanyuu in 50th place is a reference to the character from Higurashi When They Cry.
- Goat-kun in 51st place and Clever Goat in 52th place refer to the goat that faced off against Krauss in Alliance of the Golden Witch.
- "Another Battler" in 58th place refers to the suggestion that Battler is not the "true Battler" in Alliance of the Golden WItch.
- "Flat-chested loli with long, black hair" in 60th place is a reference to Alliance of the Golden Witch, where Battler suggests to Beatrice that his ideal woman has the exact opposite physique that she does.
- Several of the nominees are staff members. BT is Ryukishi07's close friend and editor, dai and Akiko Shikata are music artists, and Kei Natsumi and Jiro Suzuki are manga artists.