07th Expansion Wiki
07th Expansion Wiki


Welcome to the 07th Expansion Wiki! We are a collaborative fan-made encyclopedia for all works written by the Japanese author Ryukishi07, from Higurashi, Umineko, and Ciconia of the When They Cry franchise, to Higanbana, Rose Guns Days, and much more.

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July 17, 2021 Preorders for Higurashi Gou Part 1 (episodes 1 - 13) Blu-Rays are now available for preorder on Funimation and RightStuf!
July 1, 2021 Higurashi Sotsu has begun airing!
May 28, 2021 The full version of LOOPERS has been released! An overseas release has also been announced, though no date has been given yet.
March 31, 2021 A remaster of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni titled Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Hou+ will be released in Winter 2021.
January 28, 2021 Symphony of Catbox and Dreams has been released in Japanese. The Switch port of Umineko Saku also includes four short stories in its Tsubasa section that had previously only been released in text format.
December 17, 2020 Kaleidoscope of Phantasm Prison has been released in Japanese.
November 8, 2020 Phase 2 of Ciconia has been delayed indefinitely due to concerns over its subject matter and the current pandemic situation. The popularity poll results have also been announced.
October 23, 2020 Ryukishi07's horror/supernatural visual novel Iwaihime has been released! Buy it on Steam.
September 3, 2020 The mobile gacha game Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei has been released.

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Featured Article

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Teppei Houjou (北条 鉄平) is Satoko Houjou's abusive uncle who had abandoned Hinamizawa after the fourth year of Oyashiro-sama's curse. He first appears in Tatarigoroshi. Teppei has blonde hair and wears a red Hawaiian shirt. He's always seen with a cigarette in his mouth. A tiger tattoo is said to be on his back.

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