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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 card game is being played by The Phantom Troupe?

In episode 44, "Buildup × To A × Fierce Battle", I was wondering if anyone could tell me what card game is being played by The Phantom Troupe not involved in the fight in this episode. They seem to ...
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Where do I read Hunter x Hunter? [closed]

I've seen people saying that the Hunter x Hunter episode 148 corresponds with chapter 388, but on every site I've checked they only had up to chapter 360. With this in mind, Where do I go to read past ...
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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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Where is it mentioned that Gon didn't get his Nen back after being healed by Something/Nanika?

I watched the entire Hunter x Hunter series and I've just noticed that it is not stated whether Gon got his Nen back after being healed by Nanika or not. And I'm curios... once he jumped so high on ...
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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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Why is illumi after alluka?

Why is Illumi after Alluka's power? Does it have something much more powerful than just creation n destruction.
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Why didn't Kurapika manipulate Uvo to tell him all the information about the Phantom Troupe?

I've just started watching Hunter x Hunter (2011) and stumbled upon a question on ep. 47. Why didn't Kurapika use the same power as that "Manipulator" woman who made a certain man become her slave by ...
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Is there a nen user that could've defeated Meruem (the king)?

During the Chimera Ant arc of HxH, we witness the awesome battle between Meruem or the chimera ant king, and At the end, If could not defeat Meruem, is there a nen user in the HxH universe that ...
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Do we ever find out what happened to Chrollo?

During the "Greed Island" arc, we learn of a nen user who can remove other's nen. When he got the Bomber's nen removed, the creature he summoned to remove the nen had to stick to him until he touched ...
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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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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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Is there any news about Hunter x Hunter since June 2016? [duplicate]

I know that it's been put on hold for a bit, but does anyone have any recent information on updates or progress? The last post I read was from Dec.21 '14 so it's been a bit.
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Where can I legally read HxH manga in English?

I'm going on a trip and want to read some manga on the airplane. So I was wondering if there is a way to legally download manga to a PC?
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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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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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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 was the favor Brovada mentioned in the Chimera Ant Arc?

In the Chimera Ant Arc, Reina and Brovada return home and Brovada says he did it for a favor. What was the favor and who did he do it for?
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Is there any news about Hunter x Hunter since March 2016?

I was searching on the internet and I found this article on Anime News Network, A page on the Shonen Jump+ website announced that Yoshihiro Togashi is resuming his Hunter × Hunter manga in the ...
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In Chimera Arc, why weren't the people infected by the bomb?

In Chimera Arc, why weren't the people that stood in front of the castle infected
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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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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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Why did the Phantom Troupe let Gon and Killua go?

In the very first episode of the Greed Island arc, Gon and Killua meet up with two of the Phantom Troupe members while in the auction. The members say they will no longer hunt our heroes because... ...
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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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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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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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Who is the biological mother of Gon?

It is not Mito obviously. When Gon is listening to the tape that Ging leave him, Gon stop the taped when Ging ask if Gon want's to know about his mother. I've waited so far but until the last episode ...
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Is Nen related to Haki?

I'm watching the Hunter x Hunter series and I'm also a fan of the One Piece anime. I notice that the power that exist in these two anime is somewhat similar. I notice these similarities: Ko in ...
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What are the rules for Chrollo to steal an ability?

Chrollo, the leader of the Phantom Troupe possess a book which contains all of the abilities that he has stolen from other Nen Users. When he opens the book to a specific page where an ability is, he ...
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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 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'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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Could Alluka completely heal Gon?

I understand that she physically healed Gon via the wish that Killua asked of Nanika, but there are a few things that were possibly not "healed". Gon's Nen ability As far as we know Gen has lost ...
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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 Yoshihiro Togashi recycle designs from Yu Yu Hakusho for his characters in Hunter x Hunter?

Although Gon doesn't look similar by facial design, he is similar to the green schemes that Yusuke has, and his hair color is similar. Killua is similar to Hiei's demeanor. Both Kurapika and Kurama ...
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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 are some of the names written in the Latin alphabet in Hunter x Hunter?

In chapter 199, Gon and Killua's names are written the Latin alphabet on the blackboard. In chapter 45, Killua and Zushi's names are also in the Latin alphabet. Most of the writing uses the Hunter ...
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How will Gon continue fighting after his fight with Neferpitou?

During the Chimera Ants Arc, after Gon fights with Neferpitou, Will he be able to fight and continue advancing within the Hunter x Hunter Universe?
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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 does Killua get upset when Gon says “being weak is so painful” in manga chapter 214?

In chapter 214, just after Knuckle and Shoot left Gon and Killua to go to NGL, there is a scene where Gon cried, saying that he didn't realise that being weak was so painful. At the bottom of this ...
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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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Did anybody feel Gon's Nen?

When Gon transformed against Pitou, his Nen increased a lot. Why didn't we see any reaction of people feeling it like The King, the other Royal Guards, or Netero (if they were still alive) ? In the ...
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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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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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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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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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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.