The long wait is over for Hunter X Hunter fans since the news came out that the manga series hiatus has already come to an end. Your longing to read new issues is about to be satisfied. Yoshihiro Togashi?s popular manga is slated for release at The Jump Plus digital manga app.
Crunchyroll reports that the hiatus of Hunter X Hunter since 2014 will not be breaking after the 2006-2007 record. It had been assumed that Yoshihiro Togashi?s break from 2014 to present would probably surpass his longest hiatus. It has been noted that he missed a total of 79 issues from issue 12/2006 to issue 44/2007.
According to Anime News Network, the announcement of Hunter X Hunter manga series? return was announced in Shonen Jump+ website. More details will be revealed in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine 16th issue, which will be available on Saturday.
ANN also mentions that Hunter X Hunter will pick up where it left off in Ankoku Tairiku (Dark Continent) arc. It is also recalled that prior to its hiatus, the last issue published was a combination of the 37th and 38th issue in Weekly Shonen Jump in August 2014. The supposedly 2-week break has been extended up to today since Togashi has been experiencing severe lower back pain.
Based on the report, Hunter X Hunter manga had been adapted to TV anime series. ?The latest one ran from 2011 until 2014.? Togashi?s famous manga had also a handful of OVA titles including 2 anime film adaptations.
The record shows that Togashi has never published a single issue of Hunter X Hunter manga in 2015. But frustrated fans can now celebrate with this good news. The agony of waiting is almost over. It might sound too good to be true, but you better believe it that it is finally for real. The official announcement can be viewed here. Although it is a Japanese website, you can always have the Chrome browser to help you with the translation.
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