Are Masashi Kishimoto and Yoshihiro Togashi friends?
Kishimoto: I respect Togashi-sensei and I feel close to him since a little while now, even before we were under the same chief editor, it’s been a while since I’ve met him in person, so I was very happy to meet him here today.
Did Kishimoto work under Togashi?
It’s not that Kishimoto ripped-off Togashi’s work, it’s just that Kishimoto considers Togashi as his favorite mangaka and is heavily influenced by his work. Plus, the two mangaka know each other and will sometime discuss and share ideas.
Why is Yoshihiro Togashi in the hospital?
For those who do not know, Yoshihiro Togashi the creator of Hunter x Hunter. The artist, who helmed Yu Yu Hakusho back in the day, has suffered from chronic debilitating back pain for years now. “The worst part of back pain is that it’s only after it gets a little better that you can go to the hospital.”
What is Yoshihiro Togashi famous for?
He is perhaps best known for writing and illustrating the YuYu Hakusho and Hunter × Hunter series, both of which have been published in the popular Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine. Togashi is married to Naoko Takeuchi, the author of Sailor Moon.
Was Sasuke based on kurapika?
The thing of the “copy” comes from Sasuke being a character that goes on a journey of revenge against his brother (member of Akatsuki) that killed his clan, which eyes turn red when they get “excited” and gain powers from it.
What inspired Naruto?
Kishimoto cites Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball series as one of his influences, noting that Goku, the protagonist, was a key factor when creating Naruto Uzumaki due to his energetic and mischievous personality.
Is Naruto inspired by Goku?
10 Naruto — Masashi Kishimoto drew inspiration from Dragon Ball & Goku. Kishimoto has admitted that he started working on manga, to begin with, because of Dragon Ball and Goku in particular. Naruto might be the only character in anime that has more transformations than Goku, with nine transformations and counting.
Is HxH coming back in 2021?
Madhouse has not announced any plans of renewing Hunter X Hunter for new seasons yet. They’re currently busy with other projects instead and have released several anime series and films last year. It’s also worth noting that the past seasons have already exhausted the source material for an anime adaptation.
What is wrong with the Hunter Hunter writer?
For those who do not know, Yoshihiro Togashi the creator of Hunter x Hunter. The artist, who helmed Yu Yu Hakusho back in the day, has suffered from chronic debilitating back pain for years now.
Is Togashi going to finish HxH?
“I need to finish writing Hunter x Hunter,” Togashi said (via VeraciousCake). “It has come to a point where either the story concludes first, or I die before that happens (lol). But I do intend to finish it.” We are in the middle of 2021 and there hasn’t been any news regarding HxH return.
Is HxH older than Naruto?
Hunter x Hunter was released first, which is what makes it seem like like Naruto took the inspiration, not HxH. Naruto began in late 1999, HxH in early 1998, that’s how.