The production diary of Frontier Works recently announced that the live-action film sequel of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni, otherwise known as Higurashi to most fans stated that this film will be running through the start of May, which is the Golden Week holiday period in Japan. The manga for Higurashi no Naku Koro ni was picked up by Yen Press and the first volume will be released in January, the anime still lacks a distributor currently.
Along with this announcement, Meitantei Conan: Shikkoku no Chaser (Detective Conan: The Jet Black Chaser) has been slated a release date of April in Japan as well. This series has been picked up by Viz Media for the anime in the UK.
Source: Anime News Network