Drawn to the mystique of the unknown, Hunters travel the world in search of terrifying creatures, incredible riches, and unexplored lands. Gon Freecss is a naive-yet-determined young boy who aspires to join the ranks of these individuals, in order to find his missing father Ging - a master of the profession himself. To reach his goal, he partakes in the formidable Hunter Exam, a series of tests that push the participants to their physical and mental limits, with a Hunter License as the prize. During the exam Gon befriends vengeful Kurapika, doctor-to-be Leorio, and skilled assassin Killua, who have entered for their own reasons. But with the sinister Hisoka standing in their way, will Gon and his friends be able to succeed in obtaining their reward, or even escaping with their lives?
Update: Upon watching the excellent Chimera Ant Arc, I can safely say my points in this review are reinforced even further. Hunter x Hunter 2011 is the anime adaption of Yoshihiro Togashi's manga of the same name, and is also a reboot of the original anime adaption from 1999. At the time of writing, I have watched up to episode 75, which marks the end of the Greed Island Arc. This review will contain... read more
Review up to episode 135. Will edit as I watch more.
This is the remake of a cult shonen show from 1999, which still remains as a top favourite for thousands of people who followed it through the years. It was taken out of the spotlight as soon as Naruto and Bleach came around because its merits were always hinted, the artwork was very weak (manga included), and the story... read more
|Hunter x Hunter: Jump Super Anime Tour 1998||Other||1998||TBD|
|Hunter x Hunter||TV||1999||Original|
|Hunter x Hunter OVA||OVA||2002||Same Franchise|
|Hunter x Hunter OVA 2: Greed Island||OVA||2003||Same Franchise|
|Hunter x Hunter OVA 3: Greed Island Final||OVA||2004||Same Franchise|
|Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge||Movie||2013||TBD|
|Hunter x Hunter: The Last Mission||Movie||2013||TBD|
|Hunter x Hunter||1998||Original Manga|