Revisited: “Hunter X Hunter: 1999 VS 2011 Version”

Read This first before continuing.

Hunter X Hunter: 1999 VS 2011 Version

Without a doubt I can now say Hunter X Hunter 2011 has less filler per arc (You could say less content per arc) and is censored in comparison to its 1999 predecessor. Here see for your self.

2011 Version:

1999 Version:

https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/b7/7b/e0/b77be057f25fa821e40af8156c8e43a3.jpg

2011 Version:

https://shinmaru.files.wordpress.com/2011/12/oopsgotyourheart.jpg?w=640

1999 Version:

https://i1.wp.com/i3.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/original/000/934/185/e2f.gif

One other thing I would like to point out is the 2011 version has overly bright colors. It clashes with the mood of the anime. A bright, colorful pallet kills the suspense the story’s trying to build. (Pun intended) While I could care less about the amount of violence I do care about the atmosphere of the story. Even though the stories are the same Hunter X Hunter 1999 is darker because of the way it is presented. I’m not talking about blood and gore here. That’s how a child would think. Even without those things the 1999 version is more mature.

The only reason I bring this up is because the vast majority of people are drawn towards violence in media. While I recommend watching Hunter X Hunter 1999 for the filler which is extra content the vast majority of people reading this will watch the 1999 version because of the pictures shown above. More blood does not equate to more mature. In this pituitary case it may seem that way though.

GachiYellow Out

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Anime Reviews and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s