Hunter x Hunter manga returning with Kurapika side-story

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Shueisha has revealed that Hunter x Hunter will return for a two chapter side-story focusing on the past of popular character Kurapika, in particular the massacre the stole the lives of his entire clan.

The two chapter side-story will be titled Tsuioku-hen. The first chapter will be released on December 3rd with 29 pages in Weekly Jump #01 and the second chapter will be released on December 12th with 34 pages in Weekly Jump #02.

The Hunter x Hunter movie is set to release in January, the same time in which volumes 31 and 32 are due to hit shelves. It has been heavily rumoured that the manga will continue where it left off around this time as well.

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