The decision to remake the “HUNTERxHUNTER” anime as opposed to continuing where it had previously left off will be a controversial issue among fans but for now, some additional tidbits regarding the new show. Based on reports, the new opening theme for the show is entitled, “departure” which will be sung by Ono Masatoshi of little known band, GALLERYUS. As for the ending theme, it will be sung by the likewise unfamiliar band, Fear, and Loathing in Las Vegas. The title of the ending theme is “Just Awake“. Other than the song titles, no other information about their respective CD releases have been given.
The new “HUNTERxHUNTER” anime will premier on October 2, 2011.