Requiem of the Golden Witch is the third installment of Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru, and the seventh arc of the overall series. It was released at Comiket 78 on August 14, 2010.


Good morning.
Scheduled for today is the funeral of the Golden Witch and her game.

The days of the game are already over, and nothing remains but fond memories.
Here, the cold, hard truth will be revealed, and death will come to the game...

There is...a bit of difficulty to this one.

Plot Summary

This episode presents an alternate reality where Battler does not come to Rokkenjima, the Golden Witch does not exist, and a mysterious child named Lion is now the designated successor to the Ushiromiya family. It introduces a new detective, Willard H. Wright, who is tasked by Bernkastel to uncover the truth behind Beatrice. The chapter delves into the past experiences of several characters, including Kinzo and the person who would become Beatrice. The Tea Party of the episode explores a scenario where the adults solve the epitaph together, but a massacre still occurs.


Main Characters

New Characters

Bernkastel's Fragment

Kinzo's Story

Clair's Story


Original Version


Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru OP EP7 & 8

Kiri no Pithos by dai The original VN opening for the seventh and eighth arc of the visual novel.

File:Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru PC OP 2 (EP7-8) with PS3 sprites - Kiri no Pithos

Kiri no Pithos by dai The original VN opening for the seventh and eighth arc of the visual novel using PS3 Sprites.

PS3 Version


Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru PS3 OP - Inanna no Mita Yume

Inanna no Mita Yume by Zwei Used for the PS3 remake Nocturne of Truth and Illusions and contains spoilers for all Answer Arcs.

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