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Original Air Date(s) October 29 - November 19, 2020
Number of Episodes 4
Number of Chapters 4
Previous Arc Onidamashi-hen
Following Arc Tataridamashi-hen

Watadamashi-hen (綿し編, Cotton Deception Chapter) is an anime and manga only arc that was introduced as the second chapter in Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gō, the third season of the anime series. The name is similar with the second chapter of the first season, Watanagashi-hen.


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Anime Episodes

Disappearances and Deaths

All deaths and disappearances are listed only as they are told in Watadamashi-hen. Spoilers only for the individual arc, not the overall series.



  • Kimiyoshi Kiichirō: found at the bottom of the well at the Sonozaki Underground Tool House.
  • Sonozaki Oryō: also found dead at the bottom of the well.
  • Sonozaki Shion: her corpse was found in the aforementioned well.
  • Furude Rika: found in the outside septic tank of the Hinamizawa School.
  • Sonozaki Mion: found shot to death in the Sonozaki Mansion's hallway with scratch marks on her neck and a gun lying next to her.
  • Hōjō Satoko: also found shot to death next to the Mion's corpse in the same hallway.

Answer Arc

See Wataakashi-hen

Anime Arcs
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Onikakushi-henWatanagashi-henTatarigoroshi-henHimatsubushi-hen


Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai Yakusamashi-henMinagoroshi-henMatsuribayashi-hen
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei Hajisarashi-henSaikoroshi-henHirukowashi-hen
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kira Batsukoishi-henAyakashisenshi-henMusubienishi-henYumeutsushi-hen
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kaku Higurashi Outbreak
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gō Onidamashi-henWatadamashi-henTataridamashi-henNekodamashi-henSatokowashi-hen
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu Oniakashi-henWataakashi-henTatariakashi-henKagurashi-hen