“Start over”: Hunter x Hunter Fans Get Spark of Hope as Yoshihiro Togashi Gives Update on Latest Manuscript

“Start over”: Hunter x Hunter Fans Get Spark of Hope as Yoshihiro Togashi Gives Update on Latest Manuscript
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Hunter X Hunter is one of the most globally acclaimed anime series and one of the most popular manga in the world. The series has been on hiatus for a long time due to the poor health of the mangaka. Just as fans were about to lose hope, Yoshihiro Togashi, the author of Hunter x Hunter, shared a message on Twitter that has got fans brimming with hope.

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Hunter x Hunter

Hunter x Hunter has always been known in the community for its unique storyline, well-written characters, and breathtaking animation. However, one of the other highlights of the series is its release schedule.

The series has faced several delays due to the poor health of the author, but a recent update shared on Twitter by the author has got fans excited once again. The long wait might finally be over!


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Latest update by Yoshihiro Togashi, the author of Hunter X Hunter

The series has seen numerous delays in the past few years due to the extreme health issues faced by Yoshihiro Togashi. Taking a break is expected in the manga industry, as being a mangaka takes a heavy toll on your body.

The story is based on Gon Freecss, a young boy who wants to become a hunter and find out about his father, who left him as a kid.


Hunter X Hunter went on hiatus from 2018 to 2022, an incredibly massive time for a manga. Yoshihiro Togashi also wrote another popular series, YuYu Hakusho.

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Gon Freecss And Killua Zoldyck

Fans are always eager to see the return of their beloved series, and they might have just seen the proof shared on Twitter by the author himself.

Yoshihiro Togashi shared this picture from his Twitter account titled Start Over.


It has been a long time since they have had confirmation, and this has given the fandom a glimpse of hope, which they severely needed.

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When will the Hunter x Hunter manga return?

The return date of the Hunter x Hunter manga has yet to be announced, and it can take a long time before it actually does.

Yoshihiro Togashi decided to leave Shonen Jump due to an irregularity in the release schedule of his manga. And fans always want Yoshihiro Togashi to prioritize his health over the series.

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Phantom Troupe

The anime is also on hiatus since there is little to no material available for adaptation; now that Yoshihiro Togashi has decided to try it again, it would be interesting to see how many chapters the audience will get.


Hunter x Hunter has millions of fans all around the globe who are desperately waiting for the series to return.

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