Alchemist (アルケミスト Arukemisuto) was a Japanese visual novel developer specializing in the porting of PC visual novels to console platforms. It is responsible for the various console ports of Higurashi When They Cry and Umineko When They Cry.
The company declared bankruptcy on April 1, 2016.
07th Expansion Works
A port and remaster of the Higurashi When They Cry series on PlayStation 2. It features new character sprite art and the addition of CGs and voice acting. Three additional arcs are added, as well as choices that determine the story branching of Question Arcs (as opposed to the standalone format of the original arcs).
A port and remaster of the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni series on Nintendo DS.
A port and remaster of the spin-off Higurashi fighting game on PlayStation Portable.
A port and remaster of Umineko no Naku Koro ni Question Arcs on Playstation 3.
A port and remaster of the spin-off Umineko fighting game on Xbox 360.
A port and remaster of Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru on Playstation 3.