Next week's Shonen Jump issue 43 features a message regrettably informing readers that Hunter x Hunter's hiatus continues to extend beyond what was expected as author Yoshihiro Togashi focuses on treatment for his health problems. Jump foresees an extended hiatus. More after the ump.
As the days draw close to the airing of the final episode in Madhouse's 2011 Hunter x Hunter production, animation director Takahiko Abiru has posted the series staff The Last x The Last message, as well as a bit of Gon x Killua and a few other memories. Get a look after the jump.
Shonen Jump will be announcing that, as author Yoshihiro Togashi continues to battle back problems, Hunter x Hunter's hiatus has become indefinite. Previously, the break was extended at least through next week's issue 41, but its absence from issue 42, on sale September 13th, is now confirmed. More after the jump.
Anime studio Madhouse will be celebrating the end of their Hunter x Hunter production with an exhibit showcasing production art from highlights of the series' three-year run, as well as promo videos and visuals. Running today through October 6th at their Asagaya Anime Street shop in Tokyo's Suginami Ward, fans who spend 2,000yen on HxH merch will get reproductions of the work. Get a look after the jump.
September is shaping up to be a lively month for Shonen Jump's schedule. Kuroko's Basketball is confirmed to be gone as of September 1st's issue 40. Nurarihyon no Mago author Hiroshi Shiibashi's 2014 Illegal Rare looks like it could be leaving in the following issue. Meanwhile Hunter x Hunter's hiatus is extended at least through issue 41. More after the jump.
Next week's issue 39 of Shonen Jump is announcing that Hunter x Hunter will be absent from it and the following week's while author Yoshihiro Togashi deals with a severe backache that makes it painful for him to work. More after the jump.