Requiem of the Golden Witch Vol. 1 is the first volume of Eita Mizuno's manga adaptation of Requiem of the Golden Witch and the 33rd overall volume of the manga adaptation of Umineko When They Cry. The volume was released in English by Yen Press in an omnibus format with Volume 2 and Volume 3.
- 1 Publisher's Summary
- 2 Chapters
- 3 Afterword
- 4 Gallery
- 5 External Links
The time for logical debate and magical feints has come to an end; the revelation of the truth about Beatrice the Golden Witch is at hand. To facilitate this, game master Bernkastel has chosen Will Wright the Mage-Hunter to step onto her board and answer a single question: Who killed Beatrice? Joining him in the game is Lion Ushiromiya, Krauss's firstborn and heir, whose role is a mystery in its own right. Will's line of questioning draws together the stray strands from all the previous games, twisting them into a thread of truth, revisiting Kinzou's first encounter with the young Beatrice and working through the legends that have since sprung up around her...
Chapter 1: Invitation to the Game
Chapter 2: Beatrice's Portrait
Chapter 3: The Right to Spectate
Chapter 4: Kinzou's Confession
Chapter 5: Encounter on Rokkenjima
Chapter 6: Submarine's Payload
Chapter 7: Bargaining
Chapter 8: Gold and Madness
Hello I am Ryukishi07
First of all, thank you for pickign up the first volume of Episode 7 of the manga adaptation of Umineko When They Cry. My deep thanks go out to Mizuno-sensei and everyone else involved in putting out the book.
In Episode 7, we begin to see the answers to a number of mysteries comes to light. When originally writing the material, I remember undergoing quite a bit of strain checking for logic errors and debating how much of the answer to reveal... (laughs)
But enough about my side of things. I just hope that you are able to enjoy Episode 7 in this different form from the original visual novel. Also, we've got a number of new characters to watch. Going into it, I had only a few concerns: Will had to be cool! Lion had to be androgynous! And clair had to be...
Whoops, I'd better hold back on that for now... (laughs) I can't wait to see how Mizuno-sensei draws Will and the others going about their duties!
I am Eita Mizuno, the artist in charge of Episode 7.
Will and Lion make their first appearance in this one, so I was a bit nervous taking that on, but I'll do my best to make their qualities shine!
By the way, I had always imagined Will's "girlfriend" (ha-ha) Diana as a slim Siamese, but then I found out she's supposed to be a white Persian... Will, with a fluffy Persian cat...? I think...I like it! (ha-ha)
Anyway, hope to see you in Volume 2!
Creator/Supervisor: Ryukishi07-sama, the staff of 07th Expansion
Editors: Yumura-sama, Horii-sama, Koizumi-sama
All the assistants