Archived from on October 19, 2010. The anime has been given mostly positive reviews by critics in North America, complimenting its writing, characters, and amount of action. Yu Yu Hakusho: Dark Tournament Prima Official Game Guide. Pricing, channels, features, content, and compatible devices subject to change. Each of the 15 kanzenban volumes features a new cover and more chapters than the tankōbon edition.
Season One contained episodes 1~21, Season Two contained 22~53, Season Three contained 54~83, and Season Four contained 84~112. A version began publication on November 18, 2010 and was finished on October 18, 2011. In Japan, Yu Yu Hakusho was aired year-round continuously, with regular pre-emptions for sporting events and television specials taking place, not split into standard seasonal cycles. Yusuke is reborn as a partial demon, discovering that his ancestor passed down a that would hide until an heir with sufficient power surfaced, when his demonic lineage would be revealed. Archived from on August 12, 2014. During the years he worked on Yu Yu Hakusho, Togashi would calculate the personal time he had based on a formula of four hours per page without scripting and five hours of sleep per night. Yu Yu Hakusho proved to be popular in the Philippines, where it was rerun several times and managed to draw more viewers in the prime time slot than both local and foreign soap operas.
Yu Yu Hakusho borrows many elements from Asian folklore, particularly beliefs in the afterlife. Koenma, heir to the throne of the spirit realm, offers Yuusuke an opportunity to regain his life through completion of a series of tasks. Streaming content may count against your data usage. Archived from on April 1, 2012. The series tells the story of , a who is struck and killed by a car while attempting to save a child's life.
A based on the franchise was released by. The animated series won the Anime Grand Prix prize for best anime in 1994 and 1995. Compilations of vocal songs including Yū Yū Hakusho Super Covers, Yū Yū Hakusho Super Dance Mix, and were released on December 16, 1995, March 21, 1996, and March 21, 1997 respectively. The series was distributed in the United Kingdom by and in Australia and by. Between August 4, 2004 and March 4, 2005, Shueisha released the complete editions of the manga. This group of unlikely allies goes on to participate and struggle in battles that have outcomes that determine the fate of humanity! Urameshi Yusuke, 14 years of age, is about as troublesome and violent as teenagers come.
Archived from on April 1, 2012. Kuwabara and the others rescue him and learn that the whole scenario was a test put on by Genkai. A French translation from , for example, began publication in 1997. He claimed that, beginning with the Dark Tournament arc, inconsistent sleep resulting from overwork was causing him health problems. It was the second highest-rated show among ages 12—17 the same week. Additionally, the publication declared the series number 53 on its top 100 anime listing in 2001. It was voted by the users of as the tenth best animated series of all time.
Throughout Yusuke's journey, he is usually joined by; his arch-rival, and local bully, Kuwabara Kazuma. Archived from on April 1, 2012. Weekly Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary Exhibition in Japanese. Archived from on October 2, 2009. In a 2006 web poll conducted in Japan by the network , Yu Yu Hakusho was voted as the 15th best anime of all time.
Yu Yu Hakusho was localized in the as Ghost Fighter and aired on in the mid-1990s, as well as on in 1999. Sensui kills Yusuke then retreats into the newly opened portal to the Demon Plane. Archived from on April 1, 2012. He thought of them as places that one could not easily travel between using modern technology, but rather as a spirit lacking a material body. His editor at the time was nervous of him beginning the manga this way and recommended he transition to a battle-focused plot after about 30 chapters. The series concentrates on the adventures of , who after his death becomes a Spirit Detective, the protector of the Living World against supernatural threats. An adaptation consisting of 112 television episodes was directed by and co-produced by , Yomiko Advertising, and.
Archived from on April 1, 2012. During the tournament, Yusuke and Yomi meet in the second elimination round where Yusuke is defeated. He praised Lillian Olsen's English translation, but disliked Viz's use of overlaying English words to translate the expression of sound effects. Yusuke takes initiative and proposes a fighting tournament to name the true ruler of the Demon Plane, which is agreed upon by Mukuro and Yomi. In the movie, the protagonists Yusuke and Kuwabara are on a mission to rescue a kidnapped Koenma from a pair of demons who desire the Golden Seal, a used for finalizing the sentencing of souls in the afterlife. Archived from on October 19, 2010.