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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 is the context of this Hunter x Hunter reference in Inou Battle manga chapter 2?

In chapter 2 of Inou Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de manga adaptation, we can see that the middle panel makes a reference to Dragon Ball's meme "It's over 9000!". The line was actually "It's over ...
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What was Ging trying to accomplish at the election of the 13th Chairman?

What was Ging trying to accomplish at the election of the 13th Chairman? It seemed that he had a plan and that everything went according to it, excepting the part where Pariston resigned from his ...
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Did Meruem propose to Komugi by asking her to hold his hand? [closed]

I was reading on a forum that the author/mangaka of the "Hunter x Hunter" series was trying to "tell" the readers that Meruem asked Komugi to be his wife by telling her to hold his hand. Is it true? ...
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Any more HxH stories or episodes out there?

I've watched all 148 episodes of the Hunter x Hunter anime, and even the movie "The Last Mission." Now I want to know if there is anything else to watch? Are there any more movies, or maybe some new ...
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What happened to Retsu's doll at the clothing shop?

In the Hunter X Hunter: Phantom Rouge movie, what happened to Retsu's doll when she activates it after Gon and Killua step out to talk? We never see anyone exit the shop after Gon and Killua. Did she ...
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Does it make sense that Knuckle has a mascot as an emitter?

Knuckle Bine is listed as being a natural emitter but I am having difficultly reconciling that with his main power. As an emitter, the most difficult class for him to master is the conjuration and ...
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How is it that applicant 44 is able to turn into smoke and do magic if he is just another contestant?

I would like to know why he is able to do pretty much anything. He seems to be almost unkillable, except when Gon surprises him. I am only on episode 4, so try not to spoil anything please :)
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Why did Pariston Hill leave the election stage out of a sudden?

As I watched Hunter x Hunter on AnimaxTaiwan, I am not sure but probably Pariston won the election. Then he suddenly (probably) let Cheadle be the Chairman and left. If I am right, please explain his ...
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What is meaning of “Brush Your Teeth. — Unripe Fruit” in Hunter x Hunter?

At the beginning of the Hunterpedia segments at the end of episodes of the 2011 Heaven's Arena arc, the opening image contains the English text: Brush Your Teeth. Unripe Fruit The rest of ...
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Couldn't the Chimera Ant King be trapped in Knov's Nen dimension?

I enjoyed the anime a lot. Most of the time, no main character made bad decisions in fights or at progressing. However, in the Chimera Ants arc, wouldn't it be easier to trap the Chimera Ant King in ...
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How does one play Gungi?

In Hunter × Hunter (2011), Komugi and Meruem play a game called Gungi. It's a fictional game which appears to take conceptual origins from chess, Go, and other strategic board games. We see tidbits ...
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When was Kite shown as a little girl?

When Gon talked with Gin on episode 146, he told him that Kite turned into a little girl. I can't recall that scene anywhere in the series, can anyone tell me when/how it happened and where it was ...
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Why does the Chimera Ant bat suggest that water weakens sound?

In episode 99, the Chimera Ant bat says, "Water significantly weakens the power of sound!" But water is a good conductor of sound. Why does she say this?
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Why did Killua kill the opponent of Leorio? [duplicate]

I'm currently watching the anime series Hunter x Hunter. I'm currently on the episode 30. But looking back, I get confused why exactly did Killua kill the opponent of Leorio. Before the fight, his ...
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What's the name of the violin score played by Shaiapouf when Meruem is born?

In the episode where the Chimera Ant King Meruem is born, Shaiapouf plays some vigorous music with his violin. I want to know the name of the song he played.
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Why do Killua and Gon pretend not to know Hisoka in episode 50?

In episode 50 of Hunter x Hunter (2011), Hisoka wants Gon and Killua to "Play dumb," and pretend not to know him. Why? What's the purpose of Gon and Killua pretending not to know Hisoka?
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Is there more than one World Tree in the “known” world?

In episode 37 "Ging × And × Gon" we can see that a tape was left for Gon by his father Ging. After playing this tape, the scene jumps to Ging riding atop two different beasts. The scene clearly shows ...
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How did Netero manage to levitate during his fight with Meruem?

I recently rewatched the epic battle between Netero and Meruem in the 2011 anime. I noticed that most of the time, Netero "floated" in front of his summoned Kannon. (I am lazy now to include snapshots,...
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Why do Chimera Ants seem to remember only one past life?

Some Chimera Ants remember parts, or all, of their life before they were eaten by the Queen. By eating other creatures, a Chimera Ant queen can impart the characteristics of ingested creatures ...
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Why did the Hunter x Hunter anime stop in episode 148?

The Hunter X Hunter anime stopped in episode 148. I wonder why? Is it because Hunter x Hunter is already finished?
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Would avoiding Nanika indefinately would stop Nanika's wish granting power?

In Hunter x Hunter, one of the rules of Nanika/Alluka's power is: If Alluka is making requests from a particular person, they cannot be moved over to another person mid-way. Therefore if that ...
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Why does Alluka only have the strength of a normal child?

It has been stated clearly that Alluak Zoldyck has the same amount of power of a normal child, which in the Hunter x Hunter universe means that he/she is very weak. However, all other children in ...
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What is the context of this reference to Chrollo Lucilfer in Inou Battle manga chapter 1?

In chapter 1 of Inou Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de manga adaptation, Andou made a reference to Phantom Troupe's leader Chrollo Lucilfer from Hunter x Hunter series, as pointed out by Tomoyo. (Note ...
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In the final phase of the Hunter Exam, why does Killua act the way he does?

I've just watched episode 20 of Hunter X Hunter, in which it is revealed that: Why would Killua act in this way? So I don't understand why he did what he did.
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Why wasn't Hunter x Hunter chapter 350 released yet? [duplicate]

Does anyone here know why Hunter x Hunter chapter 350 has not been released yet? When is it coming out? I would be grateful for any answers or comments you are able to provide.
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Does the Japanese The Last Mission DVD have English subtitles?

I want to see this movie and I don't want to torrent it, but I don't know where I can buy it so that I will be able to understand it. For instance if I buy the DVD listed on Amazon here will it come ...
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Are the female appearing ants female?

By my understanding, the chimera ant "sexs" are as follows: A Queen can eat any animal (plants seem to be excluded) and produce children without mating. A King can mate in order to produce a Queen. ...
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What did Hisoka do in the Hunter Exam?

In the first Hunter Exam of the series (Hisoka's second), he was introduced into the series removing another applicant's arms from his body for bumping into him and not apologizing. What did he ...
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Is it ever stated who the disappearing applicant was?

In episode 3 of Hunter x Hunter, Beans welcomes Gon as the 405th applicant to the exam. Later, Satotz states that there will be 404 participants in Phase One. We know that Hisoka... uh... disarmed ...
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Why Killua didn't use Knov abilities?

After watching episode 143 I wondered. Assuming Knov also wishes to Gon full recovery, If Killua would contact Knov from the start he could use his abilities to teleport himself to Alluka and take her ...
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How did Hisoka make the examinee's arms disappear? [duplicate]

Hisoka's Nen ability is Bungee Gum. It creates a flexible substance that sticks to objects and makes them pullable at demand. I don't understand how Hisoka made that exam participant's arms ...
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What is the name of the con trick Ging Freecss uses in HxH (2011) #137?

In Episode 137 of Hunter x Hunter during the Chairman Election arc, Ging rigs the election rule choosing process with his own 5 rules. He states his fifth and last rule is a decoy, with the purpose of ...
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Where did Menthuthuyoupi's eyes go?

In episode 116 of Hunter X Hunter 2011 we can see Menthuthuyoupi aka Youpi in the begining, but where did all the eyes that where covering him go ? We can still see the gray spot that was supposed to ...
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Why did the Hunter x Hunter manga go on hiatus?

I think the Hunter x Hunter manga has been on hiatus for months now; does anyone know the reason for the hiatus? Is the author planning to continue the series?
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Is “Phantom Rouge” story canon?

Simply that: did the events of Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge really happen (with respect to HxH story, of course)? At least the timeline is credible (between Yorknew City and Greed Island arcs).
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In which chapter did the Genei Ryodan fight the chimera ants?

In the manga, when did the Genei Ryodan fight the chimera ants?

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