Yesterday, the internet imploded when a mysterious user suddenly shared an update Hunter X Hunter, the manga by Yoshihiro Togashi, has been on hiatus for several years. However, as later confirmed by multiple parties, this user was none other than the author himself.

The Sensei has therefore resumed work on Hunter x Hunter, at least on the first 4 chapters as he seems to have finished the manuscript for these. We don't know if the author's possible return will just coincide with the release of a volume or with another project, but we'll keep you posted pending further news.

In any case, it was the means of communication with which it attracted a lot of attention Togashi announced his return behind the desk, also known as Twitter. His official profile, opened yesterday for the release of this social notice, was literally inundated with followers in just 24 hours, so much so that the Number of followers to over 1.4 million. This made him the third most watched mangaka in the world, behind Hiro Mashima (Fairy tale Kohei Horikoshi (My Hero Academy).

These numbers therefore only underscore the huge expectation of the community for the new chapter of Hunter x Hunter. And you instead, what do you think? Let us know with a comment below.


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