- Main article: Batsukoishi/Plot Summary
When Keiichi loses several club games in a row, the Soul Brothers help him regain his will to fight by imagining the other club members in perverted fantasies.
- Keiichi Maebara
- Jirou Tomitake
- Kuraudo Ooishi
- Kyousuke Irie
- Rena Ryuugu
- Mion Sonozaki
- Shion Sonozaki
- Rika Furude
- Satoko Houjou
- Satoshi Houjou
- Rumiko Chie
- Miyo Takano
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei re-released the chapter on December 31, 2006.
Batsukoishi-hen was rereleased with Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Hou at Comiket 86 on August 17, 2014.
- This arc was ported to i-mode cell phones.
- The console version of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Hou adapts this arc, including voice acting and CGs.
- Main article: Batsukoishi-hen (episode)
The first episode of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kira adapts this arc.
- Main article: Renapan / Batsukoishi-hen (manga)
- There is a unit class named "Penalty Loving" (罰恋し Batsukoishi) in Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei that features similar themes as in this arc.