While he was unharmed, his friend Pairo had harmed both his legs and both of his eyes and their condition gets worse everyday. In his showdown with Uvogin, he used his chains when he is afar and at close quarter combat. The weapon that he conjures is a unique one — five chains that extend from each finger on his right hand. In the 2011 anime series Kurapika Kurta has light fair skin, thick eyebrows including medium blond hair with dark grey eyes. Kurapika was able to land several punches and kicks on a fighter specialized in unarmed combat such as Uvogin with almost no damage on his part.[56]. Both have the same first two syllables on their names and are the only main characters to do so. As a fictional character, if the author says he's a boy, then he's a boy, and that's that. Having an argument again, the clan elder finally allowed Kurapika to take the test to go to the outside world. In one of Hunter × Hunter's card collections, the character is also alternatively named as "Kurapica". As a fictional character, if the author says he's a boy, then he's a boy, and that's that. Although she has an extensive vocal range, voicing a large variety of characters throughout her career, she is commonly typecasted as young males, achieving mainstream success as her roles in Hunter × Hunter as Kurapika, The Prince of Tennis as Shusuke Fuji, Shōnen Onmyōji as Abe no Masahiro. In the Hunter × Hunter Character and World Databook, his name is spelled as "Curarpikt". The series aired in Japan between October 2, 2011 and September 24, 2014, consisting of 148 episodes. Both are highly intelligent with a vast knowledge in many fields. At MyAnimeList, you can find out about their voice actors, animeography, pictures and much more! « » Log in or sign up. HOWEVER, the question I would like answers is: Is it a girl doing the voice for Kurapika in the 1999 and 2011 anime series? Proficient in hand-to-hand combat: While it is unclear if he has ever received proper training in martial arts, he was able to land several punches and kicks on a fighter specialized in unarmed combat such as Uvogin with almost no damage on his part. Episode 3. Yamadera, Kouichi: Knov. Kurapika shares his Japanese voice actress with Shion "Sinon" Asada, Isabella "Ivy" Valentine, Jolyne Cujoh, Dead Master, Carl Clover, Cammy White, Decapre, Tarah, Wyldstyle and Edina Pop. These scarlet eyes were to be one of the seven most beautiful eyes in the world. HOWEVER, the question I would like answers is: Is it a girl doing the voice for Kurapika in the 1999 and 2011 anime series? Kurapika Kurta is shown being as an intelligent individual, possessing vast knowledge. As a child, Kurapika almost fell from a cliff if not for the interference of his best friend, Pairo. After fighting for a while, Hisoka whispers something to him and quits the match, allowing him to become a licensed Hunter. Kurapika's first fight is against Hisoka. Episode 1. Photos of the Hunter x Hunter (2011) (Show) voice actors. After each of them completes another mission of finding a rare body part, they are all officially hired by the man who was on the screen previously, Dalzollene.[44]. The legendary brilliance of such scarlet eyes caused them to have high demand as a collector's treasure. (For Kurapika : a Blacklist Hunter. Kurapika decides to follow him, interested in what he may do. Kurapika is one of the four main protagonists in the anime/manga series Hunter × Hunter.He seeks vengeance for his clan's death at the hands of the Phantom Troupe. Japanese : Hozumi Goda (1999 series), the late Keiji Fujiwara (2011 series) English : Jonathan Love (1999 series), Matthew Mercer (2011 … Find out more with MyAnimeList, the world's most active online anime and manga community and database. Kurapika also wears a single, drop earring ornamented with a ruby in his left ear. Koebu is an online community with 460,000 users who do voice acting work—a mix of pro and amateur—and the results are in on their top picks for best voice actors, anime, online games and m Both have a combat style that is similar. Both have the same (Filipino) voice actors when the show aired in the Philippines. Kurapika wears two earrings, although only one is seen throughout the series. Even though Kurapika already has six points from his own and Tonpa's badges, he still helps Leorio find his target Ponzu, examinee #246. Before they go, Gon takes the badge #246 from a sleeping Ponzu and leaves her the badge #103. She participated in voice actor auditions of Di Gi Charat on May 2, 1999, and she won the Special Jury Prize. The second name of Emperor Time was changed to Absolute Mastery in the Viz translation, which also omitted the "Chain" part of each chain's second name. Therefore the condition gets worse everyday. Blacklist Hunter His only goal in life is to avenge his clan, and to recover the remaining pairs of Scarlet Eyes. In the 1999 anime adaptation, his Japanese voice actor also voices Kenmi. Tonpa is the first to fight and he deliberately forfeits the match to undermine his teammates. GonLeorioKilluaMelodyBashoBaise and Sqolla Both have an androgynous appearance that has lead readers to wonder if they were in fact girls. Kurapika is also proficient in other branches on Nen, such as Shu[56] and Gyo. His anger leads him to commit villainous acts of wrath as catharsis for his pain. Known for voicing Kurapika, Izuna Hatsuse, and Celty Sturluson. He can move them with such mastery that they act as natural extensions of his limbs, being even able to entangle targets at a distance of almost 30 meters in less than a second. Both want to exact their revenge on a group of villains who murdered their family. His distance from others initially keeps him level-headed and moralistic, but his heart has been poisoned with sadness and hatred. Friends/Allies Kurapika Kurta makes his first appearance on board a ship that goes from Whale Island to a testing site of the 287th Hunter Exam. [53] He outsmarted minds of Chrollo's level with carefully planned strategies, and his predictions have rarely turned out to be wrong. An examiner, Satotz, then appears and tells the candidates to follow him through the tunnel. When his trib… Both have androgynous traits which have caused them to be mistaken for girls. His distance from others initially keeps him level-headed and moralistic, but his heart has been poisoned with sadness and hatred. MyAnimeList is the largest online anime and manga database in the world! He also promised Pairo that he will have fun and enjoy himself while outside, having adventures just like the Hunter they read about from Shilah's book. Enemies After the monster runs away, he asks the wife who she really is, ready for combat. The real question isn't whether Kurapika is a boy or girl because Kurapika is a fictional character, and thus has no gender. Voiced most times by Erika Harlacher, Miyuki Sawashiro. When they arrive in Zaban City one of the Kiriko takes them to the secret entrance of the exam hall. Both are cunning master strategists who always plan their attacks in advance. Hiroki Takahashi, the clown's voice actor from the 1999 series, doubles as the voice behind Pariston Hill in the 2011 adaptation. 1 Background 2 Personality 3 Appearance 4 Abilities 5 Quotes 6 Relationships 6.1 Kurapika 6.2 Kurapika's Father 6.3 The Village Elder 7 Knownable Relatives 8 Trivia 9 Voice Actresses 10 Gallery She was first seen having a talk with her husband, about their son Kurapika taking the tests. Hisoka agrees, lets them go and takes the badge #118. Out of 6,028,151 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Kurapika was not present. Kurapika was ranked second in all of the 3 popularity polls that have been conducted so far by Weekly Shonen Jump. Considering this as his own fault, he decided to solve it by going to the outside world and bringing back the best doctor to cure Pairo. His shoes are periwinkle Chinese style flats. This incident really deeply affects Kurapika with the feelings of guilt. Do-Gooder Miscellaneous. 6 weeks later, while Kurapika was away, the Kurta Clan was approached by the Phantom Troupe for their valuable eyes and tragically massacred. (For Kurapika : he has the ability to conjure up a chain from his aura, which is used for the same purposes as Kurama's plants. In the 2011 anime adaptation, his Japanese voice actor also voices Cherry, Pig, and Worm. [56] He has reached a level of skill high enough that he can remain in a state of Ten without conscious thought. both are renowned for their deduction skills. Being Light Nostrade's right hand man, he had power over the clan, and is now the boss of Light's new organization. Biography. Kurapika bears resemblance to Lyserg Diethel from Shaman King in that: Kurapika has similarities with Kurama from YuYu Hakusho. Kazuki Yao (Japanese: 矢尾 一樹, romanized: Yao Kazuki, born June 17, 1959) is a voice actor and actor. Telling Leorio to take care of the husband, Kurapika and Gon chase after it, and Kurapika is impressed by Gon's vision in the darkness, and shocked by his ignorance about Magical Beasts. Was born Jun 2, 1985 - Tokyo, Japan. 9 The Reason Pariston Hill's Japanese Voice Sounds Familiar Hisoka and Pariston Hill have one thing in common, though it has nothing to do with the Hunter x Hunter storyline itself. Idk why people on this sub get so mad when others mistake Kurapika for a girl, it's like it personally offends them. However, "Kurapika Kurta" is the name given by the fans. Kurapika Kurta is a member of the incommutable shadowed Kurta Clan. Due to his longing for new notions, he is a fast learner with an impressive memory. His birthday is also revealed to be April 4. When is Kurapika's debut episode? Take a visual walk through her career and see 134 images of the characters she's voiced and listen to 7 clips that showcase her performances.. Find out more with MyAnimeList, the world's most active online anime and manga community and database. Kurapika chose Pairo as his partner, much to everyone's shock. He is the current leader of the organization founded by Light Nostrade. Although she has an extensive vocal range, voicing a large variety of characters throughout her career, she is commonly typecasted as young males, achieving mainstream success as her roles in Hunter × Hunter as Kurapika, The Prince of Tennis as Shusuke Fuji, Shōnen Onmyōji as Abe no Masahiro. Whereas for Lyserg : he sought to become a detective). [18] Furthermore, overusing his Scarlet Eyes can have severe repercussions on his health, as doing so caused him to become incapacitated and feverish for more than one day without Melody's Nen ability managing to lower his body temperature. Kurapika is a Conjurer, a Nen user that can create objects out of thin air according to his imagination, but he becomes a Specialist when his eyes turn red. Tonpa, nicknamed Rookie Crusher, offers each of them a can of his laxative-spiked drink but Kurapika pours it on the floor after Gon claims that it has a bad taste. Mickey, Donald and Goofy: The Three Musketeers, https://japaneseanime.fandom.com/wiki/Kurapika?oldid=142174. He demonstrated it when inquiring about Melody's motivation for becoming a bodyguard: he not only understood her answer was sincere, but also that she was hiding important details. Leorio's own match is the 4th, and he loses it after a rock-paper-scissors game along with a bet of ten hours on the gender of his opponent, Leroute. Kurapika The number of the month and day of his birthday are the same: Kurapika shares this characteristic with the other three protagonists and Hisoka. Kurapika Kurta has all the benefits granted by his status as a Hunter. They possess eyes that turn flaming scarlet in times of anger or emotional agitation - a color that, if they die while in such a state, remains eternally in the iris. Satotz warns them of the dangers and tells them to follow him through the Swamp in another marathon. His shoes are periwinkle Chinese style flats. Anime voice actor & seiyuu comparison ... Hunter x Hunter (2011) ハンター×ハンター (2011) The Past. The Kurta clan Erika Lynn Harlacher (/ ˈ h ɑːr l ɑː k ər /; born August 29, 1990) is an American The real question isn't whether Kurapika is a boy or girl because Kurapika is a fictional character, and thus has no gender. In his first appearance in the series, he wears a blue tabard decorated with an orange-colored hem and a white full-body training suit underneath. The marathon finally ends when they reach the Milsy Wetlands, also known as the Swindler's Swamp. At MyAnimeList, you can find out about their voice actors, animeography, pictures and much more! After the outsider girl left, Kurapika had realized that the Kurta Clan's elder had stolen it and he confronted him about it. In the 1999 anime, it was revealed the bokken swords were actually two sheathed blades. [51] To increase the effectiveness of his chains against them, Kurapika placed strict Limitations on the usage of his chains. He is voiced by Yuki Kaida in the Japanese version of the 1999 anime and Cheryl McMaster in the English version while in the 2011 anime, he is voiced by Miyuki Sawashiro in the Japanese version and Erika Harlacher in the English version. Fans were glad to accept the thanks to send it right back to Gon. The dub voice actors gave fans their thanks for being such supporters of Gon, Killua, and the whole gang. The daughter states that Kurapika passed the test thanks to his vast knowledge and deduction skills, which allowed him to recognize the chastity symbols on her body and understand that she could not have a husband. Episode 1. While Leorio protests the unreasonableness of the question, Kurapika hears the applicant the lay let pass scream and understands how to pass the test, but the screener silences him and, after Kurapika agrees to it, poses them her question. Kurapika chose Pairo as his partner, much to everyone's shock. 6 weeks later, while Kurapika was away, the Kurta Clan was approached by the Phantom Troupe for their valuable eyes and massacred. The news reported the death of all 128 members of the Kurta Clan and of scores of dead bodies with eyes gouged out in their wake. Four hours later, they upon entering the house, they see a wounded man lying on the floor and a woman being held captive by a Kiriko. His first meeting with Izunavi demonstrated that he has a developed instinct, as he dodged an acorn imbued with Nen without knowing anything of inner energy, but also understanding in a moment it would have been lethal for him to be hit. He never makes an appearance (Lol, what?) Studying hard and passing all the tests successfully, the elder gave him his last test: to go shopping in the outside world with a partner without revealing their Scarlet Eyes. His tribe was massacred by the Phantom Troupe (which later appears in the series) When angered or excited Kurapika's eyes turn scarlet. When they are about to start, a crew member is knocked off the deck by a piece of wood broken off from a yard. As a fictional character, if the author says he's a boy, then he's a boy, and that's that. As part of his plan of revenge, ... Voice actor. After departing for the outside world for the last test, Pairo eventually fell asleep during the journey to the town, and Kurapika decided within himself that he will pass the test to go to the outside world in order to find a doctor that can cure Pairo and after that, they will explore the outside world together. The story focuses on a young boy name Gon Freecss, who discovers that his father, Ging Freecss, who he was told was dead, is actually alive. She beats Gon up to prevent them from advancing but thanks to Gon's insistence, she becomes more and more reluctant to block their path and finally asks them to save Killua. Saved by Laura Rossi. Kaida Yuki. In the mansion he meets five other people, three of them Hunters themselves: Melody, Baise, Shachmono Tocino, Basho, and Squala. In his first appearance in the series, he wears a blue tabard decorated with an orange-colored (red in the 2011 series) hem and a white full-body training suit underneath. [56] While he usually maintains a calm and collected persona, he also tends to lose his cool whenever the Phantom Troupe or his clan, are mentioned or nominated, by often turning violent. [38] Kurapika then tells his three friends what Hisoka whispered to him during the Final Phase. The two quarrel over their different opinions and decide to end it with a fight out on the deck while another storm is raging. Leorio Paradinight (レオリオ゠パラディナイト, Reorio Paradinaito) is a Rookie Hunter and a member of the Zodiacs with the codename "Boar" (亥(い), I). Translations around the World In the second character popularity poll, he had 7,176 votes. [57] The combination of his Limitation, the increase in skill granted by his Specialization Hatsu and the aura boost granted by his Scarlet Eyes allowed him to reduce the gap in strength against a master Enhancer such as Uvogin. After learning Nen, he starts using black contact lenses in order to hide his Scarlet Eyes. He runs faster and faster but Kurapika has little problem keeping up with him. (Though it was pretty obvious to me that he was a boy in the first episodes but his voice … On the original HXH anime(I didn't watched the remake) There is a scene that suggested Kurapika is a girl. Hunter x Hunter is set in a world where Hunters exist to perform all manner of dangerous tasks like capturing criminals and bravely searching for lost treasures in uncharted territories. Episode 3. When is Kurapika's debut episode? Once they dock, the Captain tells Gon to head for a lone tree up a hill, and Gon decides to follow his advice instead of taking the bus to Zaban City. Originally I didn't have a favourite although I had a leniancy towards Leorio in the 2011 anime because of his voice actor, I like how the characters interacted and the story the most. Genius-level intellect: Kurapika is one of the smartest characters in the series. In the 1999 anime series Kurapika Kurta has light fair skin, thick eyebrows, including medium blond hair with blue grey eyes. Despite having read some books about this dish and his careful analysis of the hints that Hanzo, a contestant from the country of sushi, and Menchi unintentionally gave away, Kurapika still failed like the rest. 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