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Hunter x Hunter is a shounen manga by Yoshihiro Togashi about Gon, a hunter, which is a privileged person.

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What would have happened to Gon, Killua, and Kurapika if they had lost the coin game against Gotoh?

What would have happened to Gon, Killua, and Kurapika if they had lost the coin game against Gotoh? Would Gotoh really have killed them, or was he bluffing all along?
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Kurapika's initial disrespect for Leorio, “Rewolio”

In the various English versions of Hunter x Hunter, Kurapika shows his initial disrespect for Leorio in various ways: 1) 2011 sub: calls him "Leorio" instead of "Leorio-san" 2) 2011 dub: calls him "...
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Why didn't Melody (センリツ, Senritsu) enter Greed Island to heal her condition?

Why didn't Melody (センリツ, Senritsu) enter Greed Island and use the Angel's Breath (G.I card) to heal all the after effects (her arm, figure etc. etc.) of the Sonata of Darkness that she listened to ?
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Who tattoos the Phantom Troupe?

Each spider has a spider tattoo with their member number tattooed somewhere on their body. Shizukus is on her hip, for example. As they are thiefs, anonymity is a valued good, so I can't imagine them ...
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Why did Hisoka want to kill Panthom Troupe's members?

I am not quite understand why Hisoka tried to kill all Phantom Troupe member after he was lost from its leader, Chrolo Lucifer. That fight, Chrollo vs Hisoka i think is reasonable because Hisoka ...
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Is there any clarification from the publisher/author of Hunter x Hunter regarding the quality of chapters 335 to 338?

Why do Hunter x Hunter's chapters between 334-338 look this bad? I know that Togashi had several illnesses, but is the illness that he had getting worst at those chapter? (I didn't resize the image ...
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Is Kurapika the only person who has 2 types of Nen?

So according to the 2011 anime, persons can use different types of Nen to different levels of effectivity. But Kurapika is type Conjuration when he's normal, and type specialization when he's mad and ...
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Was it not possible to see Illumi's needle with gyo?

Hisoka uses In to conceal his bungee gum which is visible with gyo, so I figured Illumi must have also masked his needle with In. I think anyone could see with gyo that Killua has a different aura on ...
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What did Hisoka whisper to Bodoro?

In episode 20 during the Hunter Examination, after knocking down Bodoro, Hisoka whispered something to Bodoro and conceded after. I don't know if it has shown what Hisoka said or whispered that i ...
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Why Chimera Ants who were created from humans have the physical appearance of animals?

If I understand correctly, the Ant Queen can pass the genes of what she eats to her offsprings. And also, IIRC, she ate humans and created chimera ants like Colt, Peggy and Meleoron. These ants ...
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Is there any difference between the ideas of Ten from Hunter x Hunter and God Ki from Dragon Ball?

Hunter x Hunter already has an idea which is very similar to Dragon Ball's ki, which is Nen. According to the Hunter x Hunter wikia, Nen in Hunter x Hunter means "Mind Force" and "allows a living ...
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Is Kurapika still the spiders target after removing the boss nen?

After removing the nen from the spider's boss placed by Kurapika, what does the spiders do next? Do they want to kill Kurapika for the trouble he made to the spiders? Also, what happened to Kurapika's ...
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If the rose bomb is so powerful and poisonous why didn't they airdrop a dozen on the palace and called it a day?

The coulda used the teleportation guy to drop a couple dozen of those roses and BOOM they're all dead. And even if they're not, there's poison to finish them off. That would've been so much easier ...
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What's the song playing when the group is discussing what to do while Bisky throws the dodgeball in episode 70?

What is the song that is played in episode 70 while the group is discussing what to do and it continues while Bisky throws the dodgeball?
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Is Hisoka basically immortal?

In "Hisoka vs Chrollo", Hisoka lost the challenge, his legs and hands, and also his life as well. But after a moment, he came back alive and with his other body parts.(regenerate with rubber body) ...
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Who was Meruem in his human life?

It is said Chimera Ants made from humans keep some of the characteristics from their human life. Do we have any hint about Meruem's human identity ?
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What are the notable differences between Hunter x Hunter in 1999 vs 2011?

Hunter × Hunter is quite a large series which has an anime starting in 1999 and one starting in 2011. The latter is longer (currently at 80 episodes versus 62 from the original), and is said to follow ...
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What language does Feitan speak when activating Pain Packer?

In Hunter x Hunter, episode 97, Feitan activates his nen ability. What language is the vertical text on the right?
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What's Meruem's nen type?

So far in anime, I haven't seen any technique that shows what's his nen type. I read the chimera arc years ago so I'm not sure, but I "think" I remember in a moment Meruem growing a pair of wings. If ...
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Contradictory cards?

In Greed Island, one card, Sage's Aquamarine, gives the user friends for life. Another card, Lonely Sapphire, gives the user immense wealth but all of his/her friends will forsake him/her and he'll/...
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What is this song that plays in Hunter x Hunter?

I can't find it anywhere, but it's played 3 separate times... 20:48 season 1 episode 26 "then x and x after" 16:44 season 2 episode 11 "ging x and x gon" 18:47 season 3 episode 10 "very x sharp x eye"...
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How did Ging know Gon wouldn't die?

In the Election arc, Ging confidently tells Pariston Gon won't die. How would he know this? Sure he has trust in Gon's friends, but Gon's condition was like nothing ever seen before, even if he has ...
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Is there a reason Gotou and Menthuthuyoupi look so similar?

Is there a correlation between these two characters? I was wondering if the same illustrator drew both characters or if perhaps one of them was sort of a homage to the other.
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Why is Kurapika so powerful?

I know he made ​​a contract with his own soul or something like that. But if this Nen is so powerful, how come he is the only who used it in the series? I also watched the previous version(1999), ...
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End of the HunterXHunter [closed]

I started watching HxH and I saw the video where Killua and Gon said goodbye. I haven't watched anime completely yet, but I am really interested 1) Did Killua leave Gon forever? 2) Did the 2011 series ...
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What's with the “x” in “Hunter x Hunter” (and other anime/manga)?

I am wondering what the "x" in "Hunter x Hunter" means. To clarify: I am also talking about what the "x" means in general as many other anime/manga also have it in their titles. A quick Google search ...
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What is the song that play while gon use jajanken?

What is the song that play while gon uses Jajanken in greed Island arc??? I don't know exactly but it is a track that is played when he uses the full power jajanken against Razor in Soufurabi.. while ...
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How Knov apperance kept on changing?

In Hunter x Hunter at first Knov appearance was pretty bold and looked smart. But after knowing the fact that their enemies are stronger then he got scared. But being a Hunter why he undergoes such a ...
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Can a Nen user still use their abilities after Kuroro Lucifer steals it?

When Kuroro Lucifer steals the ability of another nen user, does it mean that the original user wont be able to use it anymore? Or is it like a copy-paste, like Ging copy-pasting the punching ...
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What's the song playing in “HxH: The Last Mission” movie at around 58:17?

There is a song playing in Hunter X Hunter: The Last Mission at around 58:17. It sounds kind of suspenseful in the beginning, with just cellos or something, and then it explodes into a mixture of ...
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Why didn't the Zoldyck teach Killua Nen

Killua is the Zoldyck with the highest potential, why didn't his familly teach him Nen? Even as a kid he would definitely be able to learn it, at least the basic principles.
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How did Welfin know about Komugi?

In episode 134, when Meruem asks about Pouf's secret to Welfin, Welfin thinks so hard, harder than his brain is capable of. And the result is that he says "Komugi". Why did Welfin know about Komugi? ...
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Why wasn't Hisoka interested in fighting Meruem?

Naturally, Hisoka seeks power, intelligence, and potential in an enemy. Meruem exceeds all Hisoka's targets in this regard. Why didn't he show any interest (or even appear in the arc) in the king, ...
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has anyone found anyone else trying to work on a real world gungi game? [duplicate]

Is anyone else working on a real version of gungi? I'm making an app from these rules and wondering if there's anyone to collaborate with https://www.docdroid.net/EVvuZvf/gungi-rules.docx https://...
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Why didn't Netero call the more powerful adventurers for help in Chimera Ant arc?

In the Chimera Ant arc of Hunter x Hunter, We learn later that there are powerful adventurers out there (the Zodiacs), that have a seemingly tremendous amount of power. My question is: why didn't ...
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Is there any reference which confirms that Meruem is much more powerful than Hisoka?

In the Hunter X Hunter anime, Meruem is said to be (arguably) the strongest character in the series. However while reading about Hisoka, I found that he once thought to challenge Ging to a battle to ...
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Why is (Adult) Gon Freece's Hair so Long? Why is Illumi's hair long?

So I have seen, and understood how Gon would have to train for such a long time frame to have his hair be that long. But, Illumi also has long flowing hair. Does this mean that Illumi has done ...
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What's the name of the song that is played at exactly 3:38 of Hunter X Hunter episode 123?

At exactly 3:38 of Hunter X Hunter episode 123, there's a bell-like chords and it just sounds so amazing. It is quite short and is only a few seconds but I'm hoping that section is apart of a whole ...
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How were the English translations of character names for Hunter x Hunter conceived?

If Togashi originally conceived the names in Japanese, for example Furikusu, how was it decided that this would translate into the decidedly weird Freecss, with 2 's'? How did Zorudikku become the ...
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Why was Palm sent on the mission to see the king and his guards?

I'm not sure of the etiquette of this site so I'm just going to point out at the beginning here that this post will have spoilers. I'll edit this part out if I am informed that spoiler warnings are ...
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What music plays in Hunter x Hunter SLOW MO?

2011 release of Hunter x Hunter (Chimera Ants arc): In the episode where Gon and his friends enter the castle of ants through the hole made by Knov , everything goes like a slow mo and an epic music ...
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What is the name of this Hunter x Hunter (2011) song in episode 20?

In Hunter x Hunter (2011) episode 20, there's music playing on around 03:21. What is the name of the song?
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Why did Bisky ask Killua to leave Gon?

In Hunter x Hunter, Killua had to leave Gon because he wasn’t able to defeat Shoot, and Bisky told Killua his weakness and one day he would leave Gon to die. Later on, Killua removed the thing Illumi ...
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Why didn't Killua use Nanika in the Chimera Ant arc?

He removed the needle midway through the arc, shouldn't he have remembered Alluka? He could've used her to just kill the threats in the arc and prevent any other deaths.
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The instrumental version of this Hunter x Hunter song?

I'm looking for an OST that I have been searching for years. I try here. It is in Hunter x Hunter, and the song is : Tell Me (Kirua Theme) Here is the link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-...
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What's the song playing in HxH: The Last Mission when Kurapika fights?

There's a song playing in Hunter x Hunter: The Last Mission at around 54:34 when Kurapika fights. What is the title of the song?
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Why did all Kurta Clan get beaten up even though they have the Scarlet Eyes?

Kurapika is so powerful with his Scarlet Eye. We already know that all Kurta Clan has the Scarlet Eye. According to that, why did all the other members of the Kurta Clan get massacred by the Phantom ...
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If someone surgically replaced their eyes with Scarlet Eyes, would they get the same specialisation power like Kurapika?

If someone was able to acquire one of the last 36-pairs of the Scarlet Eyes that was taken from the Kurta Clan and then surgically replace their own eyes with them, would they be able to have the same ...
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In “Hunter x Hunter” (2011), does Gyro appear and reborn to a chimera ant?

In Hunter x Hunter (2011), does Gyro appear later on the anime as an ant? If so, which character from the ants?
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Is Alluka a biological offspring of the Zoldyks?

In chapter 321, Silva Zoldyk says: I'd consider this dialogue as talking about the entity within Alluka, rather than about Alluka herself. But moving on to chapter 323, Illumi talks to Hisoka about ...