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Nov 22, 2022 10:33 PM

Aug 2021
The flashback continues. Amazing to get to know the PT after all this time.
Nov 24, 2022 11:20 PM
Feb 2013
Nov 25, 2022 4:40 AM

Oct 2007
So that's what happened to Sarasa! Are we getting a monster hiatus after 4 chapters?
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Nov 25, 2022 5:59 AM

Nov 2012
The last page.... this gonna get ugly.
Nov 25, 2022 7:08 AM
Apr 2016
So the Phantom Troup was originaly a Theater Troup, huh? Love it!

What a wholesome chapter, but that ending was eerie as fuck. Man I feel so bad for these kids in Meteor City.

The Troup's popularity is gonna skyrocket to new highs after that batch of chapters.
Nov 25, 2022 7:22 AM
Jan 2019
My hunch says Sarasa wll not die or be kidnapped because of them as we say. Togashi is jsut on another level when it comes to refuting our theories especially if they are way too obvious
Nov 25, 2022 9:13 AM
Jul 2020
I feel the upcoming hiatus :(
Nov 25, 2022 9:24 AM

Apr 2016
Uh-oh, death flag for Sarasa.
It's really sweet seeing the Phantom Troupe's early origins together as kids, it just makes it even sadder to know what they become. Even the fact that we're getting this flashback now makes me feel like this arc will see the end of the Phantom Troupe.
Nov 25, 2022 11:25 AM

Aug 2020

We expected the continuation of this backstory and Togashi gave us just that. The name Troupe has been established now we wait to see their descent to the ruthless Phantom Troupe

It's great seeing every young PT members, we even got a look at young Nobu with his silky hair. He was missing last chapter but makes his due appearance. Chrollo was a entertainer from the beginning, huh? His charisma managed to even pull a hard ass like Uvo or un-assuming Machi to his side. They all just wanted to perform for the rest of their lives but it turned out very different from their original trajectory. What could've possibly happened to them for them to eventually turn sour and be where they are now. It has to something with the new former troupe members Shiela and Sarasa.

Sarasa's death seems imminent but is that the only trigger for troupe's divilgence towards evil & tyranny. I doubt it. I think there's something deep rooted trauma we readers probably don't know about and Togashi is slowly but surely revealing it. So, strap yourselves for a possible brutal revelations in next couple of chapters. Overall, an average chapter
2Birds1StonedDec 2, 2022 12:43 PM
Nov 25, 2022 4:41 PM

Dec 2013
So Pakunoda came up with the the "Troupe" part of the name, huh? And they originally started out as voice actors dubbing over lines from episodes of a TV show. Lol at Machi only wanting to be a baddie and refused to be the princess and told Uvogin to play the princess.
Nov 25, 2022 6:30 PM

Mar 2016
I'm loving this flashback so much I almost forget we haven't advanced the plot in like 6 years
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Nov 25, 2022 7:30 PM

Feb 2017
It's crazy how innocent and wholesome these characters are... Something awful is surely about to happen.

Looks like Chrollo released his Nen during that villain act, pretty crazy.

I can't believe "Phantom Troupe" is based on their theatre group LOL. Never would have guessed they loved play-making.
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Nov 25, 2022 8:28 PM

Feb 2010
Another Troupe related chapter = Another default W. ­čĆć
Nov 26, 2022 12:17 AM

Sep 2014
It actually makes sense that the name Troupe had to do with theater but damn they were just a bunch of kids who were dubbing TV shows. How did this go so wrong?

Uvo said about becoming the greatest villain but at that point he probably meant fictional and not in a literal sense. I guess what happened to Sarada and that "Meteor City hunt" led to the latter.
Nov 26, 2022 12:18 PM

Aug 2021
this is starting to actually feel like a manga again and not just a cesspool of dialogue. maybe it's a sign it'll return to it's former glory
Nov 26, 2022 1:38 PM

Mar 2014
Poor kids, they just started out wanting to entertain their friends and each other by dubbing a tv show :(

It is heartbreaking to see how innocent and enthusiastic they used to be in contrast to their current selves. While I totally love this flashback, idk if it's about to raise a death flag for multiple members of the troupe soon ;_;

That being said, I guess we can expect poor Sarasa to get kidnapped in the next chapter.
Nov 26, 2022 2:26 PM
Oct 2020
So that's how they got their name. Damn imagine in another universe/timeline the phantom troupe wasn't a group of criminals but Theater Troupe
Nov 27, 2022 7:16 AM

Jul 2022
Cute chapter. I like that we're actually getting to know why they're called the Phantom "Troupe." It's so random but interesting.

Stuff is probably going down in this flashback next week.
Nov 27, 2022 8:13 AM

Oct 2017
Another great chapter! I love that we’re getting the phantom troupe’s backstory.
Nov 27, 2022 9:20 AM

Jun 2014
What a wholesome and innocent chapter....until you get to the end and you realize what's probably about to happen.
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Nov 27, 2022 1:03 PM
Jul 2015
incoming plot twist: Sheila saves Sarasa, gets kidnapped, eventually escapes after horrible things happen, meets Kurta, etc.
Nov 27, 2022 1:04 PM
Jul 2015
tomateunmate said:
I'm loving this flashback so much I almost forget we haven't advanced the plot in like 6 years

based and never seeing the dark continent pilled
Nov 27, 2022 1:36 PM
May 2020
Oh man, that was messed up. Now i see there was a backstory for their orchestra-like performance back in YorkNew arc. Originally a threatre troupe, this is so brilliant!
Nov 27, 2022 3:14 PM
Nov 2021
Glad we're finally getting a phantom troupe backstory! Interesting that they were originally a theatre troupe. I wonder what will happen with Sarasa... Will Chrollo save her? Will she get kidnapped, causing Chrollo to go after the criminals that took her? I guess we'll find out...
Nov 27, 2022 9:38 PM

Feb 2022
How incredible Chrollo's ability to double characters, by the way a member of the cleaning squad looks like Gon, right?

And how beautiful the relationship that was formed between Chrollo and Uvogin

I loved this chapter
 I'm not a critic or anything like that but I like to give my opinion

Nov 28, 2022 4:04 AM

Aug 2015
Chrollo is so good at imitating because he never had a real personality lmao
Nov 28, 2022 2:51 PM

Jan 2021
Amazing chapter as expected of a genius like Togashi. I knew that the phantom troupe bacstory would be interesting but i never expected them to be the most wholesome characters ever lol.


Togashi here be like : Just in case, Lemme make sure people don't forget who the protagonist of the story is
TeqnobladeNov 28, 2022 2:58 PM
Nov 29, 2022 3:41 PM
Nov 2019
If someone told me "hey, one of future HxH chapters will have the Spiders doing a fandub of a tokusatsu like Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" I would say "Cut the crap", but I guess God really has His own way of having fun twisting the writings of fate.
Nov 29, 2022 6:33 PM
Mar 2016
Truly a masterpiece and one of the greatest manga of all time! Truly blessed to engage in such a wonderful series!
Dec 1, 2022 6:48 AM
Dec 2021
Phantom Troupe Flashback
Dec 1, 2022 11:24 AM

Jun 2022
I finally made it. I've been rereading HxH for over a month and just today read all the recent chapters. Seeing Chrollo and others in the past definitely brought a tear to my eye. Cant wait for more
I'd like to make myself believe that Planet Earth turns slowly
Dec 5, 2022 2:48 AM

May 2021
So they were originally in the dubbing industry, huh? I guess Crunchyroll just didn't treat them well enough...

Dec 25, 2022 3:22 PM

Dec 2015
I teared up a little bit reading this chapter don't ask me why....
Jan 12, 12:31 AM

May 2020
They were an innocent bunch back then, the phantom troupe. Though guess deeds like the one we're about to have the next chapter changed them for good.
Jan 23, 11:11 AM

Dec 2012
Great chapter we need more of this because I'm bored of the succession war arc

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