The creator of Hunter x Hunter becomes the most followed mangaka on Twitter

Hunter x Hunter’s return has been long overdue for years

Fans crossing their fingers that they haven’t seen the last of Gon and his fellow hunters from the pen of the mangaka Yoshihiro Togashi. While the last chapter was released in 2018the series’ writer and artist recently took to a new Twitter account to hint that new pages were being worked on to continue the Hunter x Hunter Succession Contest arc. Even though Togashi only created the Twitter account at the beginning of the week, the account quickly allowed the creator to receive the most Twitter followers of any mangaka in the industry.

The previous mangaka who had the most followers was Kohei Horikoshi, the creator of My Hero Academia who regularly shares new artwork of his heroes and villains from the UA Academy universe. While Horikoshi is about to close the story of Deku and his fellow Class 1-A heroes in the final arc of the Shonen manga, Togashi has yet to reveal if these next chapters could be Hunter x’s last. Hunter, with fans crossing their fingers for Gon and his friends to have more adventures.

Twitter accounts

Currently, Yoshihiro Togashi’s Twitter account has about 2.3 million followers.exceeding that of Kohei Horikoshi who has 2.1 millionwhich just goes to show how much fans are looking forward to the return of some of their favorite hunters.

When Togashi opened his new Twitter account, many fans were skeptical that it was actually the popular mangaka’s account, although the creator of One-Punch Man, the artist simply known as ONE, helped confirm that the creator of Hunter x Hunter had arrived on the internet. While the release date for the new chapters is not revealed, one can imagine that Yoshihiro will see even more fans following the creator’s account on social media.

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