Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of September 27th through October 3rd! Check out latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Excited about all the news series? Which… Read More Doki Doki News: New Demon Slayer and Promised Neverland and Where to Find Fall 2020 Anime
Keiichi Maebara has recently moved into Hinamizawa, a quiet, sparse country town. He’s settling in well: the locals are sociable, the scenery is inviting, and his classmates are fun. Rena’s the clumsy-cute schoolgirl type. Satoko’s ingenious pranks keep him on his toes all the time, but Rika’s around to comfort him should he ever fall… Read More First Impression: Higurashi: When They Cry
The fall 2020 anime season is here! After a spring season cut short by the pandemic, and a strange catch-up summer season, the autumn is full of promise with a few returning series and a number of big name shows and well-known creators with new projects. Check out our thoughts on the new series and… Read More Fall 2020 Anime First Impressions
The new anime season is upon us! The first episode of the first new series of the season (the remake of Higurashi) drops this Thursday—can you believe it? And it should be an interesting fall, a leveling up in quality judging by the names involved (and perhaps a result of the industry catching up after… Read More What Fall 2020 Anime Are You Most Looking Forward To?
Where did it all go wrong? As the events of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (When They Cry) reset again and again to square one, like an inadvertent Goundhog Day, protagonist Keiichi Mabara repeatedly asks himself this question. Caught in a murder spree of some sort or another, with a different friend of his group involved… Read More Higurashi, Lent and the Martyrs