Hunter x Hunter (2011)


Hunter x Hunter

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Synonyms: HxH (2011)
Japanese: HUNTER×HUNTER(ハンター×ハンター)
English: Hunter x Hunter
German: Hunter x Hunter
Spanish: Hunter x Hunter
French: Hunter X Hunter
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Type: TV
Episodes: 148
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2011 to Sep 24, 2014
Premiered: Fall 2011
Broadcast: Sundays at 10:55 (JST)
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Score: 9.051 (scored by 14719051,471,905 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #82
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #10
Members: 2,361,426
Favorites: 180,657

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Synopsis

Hunters devote themselves to accomplishing hazardous tasks, all from traversing the world's uncharted territories to locating rare items and monsters. Before becoming a Hunter, one must pass the Hunter Examination—a high-risk selection process in which most applicants end up handicapped or worse, deceased.

Ambitious participants who challenge the notorious exam carry their own reason. What drives 12-year-old Gon Freecss is finding Ging, his father and a Hunter himself. Believing that he will meet his father by becoming a Hunter, Gon takes the first step to walk the same path.

During the Hunter Examination, Gon befriends the medical student Leorio Paladiknight, the vindictive Kurapika, and ex-assassin Killua Zoldyck. While their motives vastly differ from each other, they band together for a common goal and begin to venture into a perilous world.

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1: "departure!" by Ono Masatoshi (eps 1-26, 50-52, 62-75, 137-147)
2: "departure! -second version-" by Ono Masatoshi (eps 27-49, 76-103, 109-134, 136)
3: "departure! -Opening Tokubetsu-hen-" by Ono Masatoshi (eps 53-61, 104-108)
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Ending Theme

1: "Just Awake" by Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas (eps 1-26)
2: "HUNTING FOR YOUR DREAM" by Galneryus (eps 27-50)
3: "Riot" by Yoshihisa Hirano (eps 51)
4: "REASON" by YUZU (ゆず) (eps 59-75, 147)
5: "Nagareboshi Kirari (YUZU Version) (流れ星キラリ (ゆずバージョン))" by YUZU (ゆず) (eps 76-98)
6: "Hyouriittai (表裏一体)" by YUZU (ゆず) (eps 99-134, 136)
7: "Understanding" by Yoshihisa Hirano (eps 135)
8: "Hyouriittai -second version- (表裏一体)" by YUZU (ゆず) (eps 137-146)
9: "departure!" by Ono Masatoshi (eps 148)



Oct 2, 2014
Cresherhsm (All reviews)
The lack of popularity surrounding Hunter x Hunter (2011) has always confused me, especially after catching up to it six months ago. For an anime that seems to do everything right, it isn't talked about a lot at a popular level. Neither has it been successful in garnering a fan base similar to that of SNK or SAO. I decided to write this review to do the show justice. If a show this good is still flying under your radar or if you are discouraged from watching this because of its "childish appearance" then reading this review is a must.

Story:
HxH is about a young boy read more
Sep 23, 2014
_juno (All reviews)
---The review contains spoilers---

“You should enjoy the little detours. To the fullest. Because that’s where you’ll find the things more important than what you want”. (Hunter Election Arc).

I don’t have words enough to describe what was this 148 episodes for me.
I'll not spend this review talking about the Synopsis, because It’s right here on MAL.
I need to tell you, why you must watch this masterpiece, and what it represents to me.

First of all I’m gonna talk about the final episode. I felt Joy, sadness, angry (Togashi hurry up with the manga! hahah), and of course, satisfaction. Satisfaction because I heard my friends (you NEED read more
Jun 7, 2015
RedInfinity (All reviews)
At first, when I read the synopsis of hunter x hunter (2011) (for the rest of this review will be called hxh as abbreviation) I could not quite deduce the rationality of this show being scored and reviewed with such praise as it receives on a daily basis. I am sure many of you ,who are planning to pick up this show sometime soon, are thinking the same as I did before watching this show and I will do my best to change any contravening opinions towards this series.

Story: 9

As you all have likely read the synopsis of hxh, it certainly stands out from most read more
Jul 29, 2015
Lockensocke (All reviews)
***THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS***

HxH is one of the many overrated shounen anime out there and I can summarize my review with one sentence: „If you became kinda interested in HxH, because you have heard it’s so much more than just a shounen, don’t believe it, because it is exactly that, just another shounen." Now I’m not a fan of shounen, and if you read this review you will find out why, so this anime is not made for me, but just for more diversity in views I will analyze this anime a bit closer.

HxH is one of those anime where you can literally see the read more

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