Yoshihiro Togashi announced the completion of 401st chapter of Hunter x Hunter manga on his official Twitter account on March 9, 2023.
Along with this, he also gave updates regarding his working schedule, reassuring the fans that it has increased little by little.
Although the production system has not been finalized, I am glad that my working time at the desk is gradually increasing,” Togashi tweeted.
Recently rumours regarding the cancellation of Hunter x Hunter manga had been taking online platforms by storm. But this update by the author safely put an end to the rumours.
Hunter x Hunter manga had gone on a break after the publication of chapter 400.
Hunter × Hunter is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. It has been serialized in Shueisha’s shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump since March 1998, although the manga has frequently gone on extended hiatuses since 2006.
Its chapters have been collected in 37 tankobon volumes as of November 2022.
Hunter × Hunter was adapted into a 62-episode anime television series produced by Nippon Animation and directed by Kazuhiro Furuhashi, which ran on Fuji Television from October 1999 to March 2001.
Three separate original video animations (OVAs) totaling 30 episodes were subsequently produced by Nippon Animation and released in Japan from 2002 to 2004.
A second anime television series by Madhouse aired on Nippon Television from October 2011 to September 2014, totaling 148 episodes, with two animated theatrical films released in 2013.