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.
If you were worried that the 2011 Hunter x Hunter anime hasn't slowed its pace and the manga hasn't accelerated its, turned out that your concerns were valid. Mantanweb spoke to Megumi Han, voice of the series' lead, about being a second generation voice actress (her mother was Keiko Han, Gundam's Lalah Sune), and the fact that production of the series has concluded with episode 148. More after the jump.
After using a placeholder with the composite character designs, the Japanese Hunter x Hunter anime site has finally been updated with a proper visual for the current Election Arc. Get a look after the jump.
If you're reading the Hunter x Hunter manga, you'll know that big things have been developing since the manga returned last month. In a postscript the chapter in this week's Shonen Jump, the series' editor suggests just how momentous its going to be. More after the jump.
At least in terms of variety, Coolens has really gone all out with their latest anime collaboration. Orders open today for a Hunter x Hunter selection, featuring six characters with six color options each. 5130yen gets you the frames as well as special cleaning cloth and cases, set to ship in September. Get a look after the jump.
July 7th is a big day for anime birthdays, with dozens of characters celebrating theirs on the lucky day, including major ones like Monogatari's stationary wielding fan-favorite Hitagi Senjōgahara, Kuroko's Basketball's Shintarō Midorima and recent sports anime charmer Yuusuke Makishima from Yowapeda. Join the the celebration after the jump.
So, who had five chapters in the Hunter x Hunter hiatus betting pool? After returning from a two year gap with chapter 341 on June 2nd, Hunter x Hunter 345, set to be released in next week's Weekly Shonen Jump issue 31 announces that Yoshihiro Togashi will be absent in the magazine's following issue. More after the jump.