Opening theme: "Departure!" by Masatoshi Ono [VERSION 4] Ending theme: "Reason" by Yuzu CHARACTERS Spoiler Gon Freecss Voiced by: Erica Mendez Gon is a young energetic boy from Whale Island who has become a Hunter to venture the world and find his father, Ging. His latest clue to locating Ging was in the form of a box with a ring and a memory card for an extremely rare video game titled "Greed Island". He has now entered the game, only to find his father is not within it, but nevertheless he is determined to play his father's game and see all that is within it. Gon is an enhancement-type Nen user, who has recently discovered how to release a destructive amount of Nen from his fist. Killua Zoldyck Voiced by: Christina Vee Killua is the youngest son of the Zoldycks, a family of assassins known the world over. After meeting Gon, the two quickly became best friends and he’s been tagging along with him ever since, which most recently has taken them within the realm of Greed Island. Killua is a transmutation-type Nen user, having recently discovered how to absorb and control electricity. Biscuit Krueger Voiced by: Tara Sands An expert Nen user with 40 years of experience, Biscuit is a Double Star Treasure Hunter who uses Nen to make herself appear young. Like Gon and Killua, she was hired by Battera to complete Greed Island, and is now tagging along with them to help unlock their hidden potential while clearing the game. Tsezguerra Voiced by: Jay Allen White A “Jackpot Hunter” who has many years of experience with Greed Island. He was hired by Battera and, along with his group, is one of the top players in the game with nearly all the cards collected. Goreinu Voiced by: Edward Bosco A Jackpot Hunter hired by Battera to clear Greed Island. Goreinu is a Manipulator, able to create two Nen beast gorillas which he commands. Genthru Voiced by: Todd Haberkorn Genthru is the leader of the Bomb Devils, a trio of players on Greed Island with explosive abilities who intend to complete the game by any means, including blackmail and murder. Bara and Sub Voiced by: J.D. Zelman and Kyle Hebert The other two members of the Bomb Devils. Abengane Voiced by: Jalen K. Cassell A Nen Exorcist hired by Battera to complete Greed Island. Recently he has gone into hiding after Genthru attempted to kill him using Little Flower; While Abengane was able to exorcise the Nen before it killed him, he’s now cursed by a Nen spirit that will stay attached to him until Genthru is killed. Unbeknownst to Abengane, the Phantom Troupe have been trying to track him down, planning to use his ability to cure Chrollo of the block placed on his Nen by Kurapika. Hisoka Morow Voiced by: Keith Silverstein An intimidating and mysterious character, Hisoka is bloodthirsty and willing to kill whoever he has to in order to advance his questionable goals. He was a member of the Phantom Troupe, though showed no real loyalty to them and only joined to get closer to Chrollo. Currently he has taken on Chrollo’s name within Greed Island in order to locate a Nen exorcist to remove the seal placed on Chrollo by Kurapika. Hisoka is a Transmuter, able to use an incredibly elastic substance known as Bungee Gum, which in combination with other aspects of Nen can be quite devastating. Phinks Voiced by: David Vincent Phinks is short-tempered and ruthless, often getting into fights with his own teammates. However, he is also loyal to his comrades and Chrollo especially. Phinks is a master of unarmed combat, able to moved quickly and snap necks without alerting his victims to his presence. Phinks is an Enhancer, which allows him to unleash devastating punches. Franklin Voiced by: Edward Bosco Franklin is as dangerous as his Frankenstein’s Monster-like appearance suggests, never hesitating when it comes to murder and unfaltering in difficult situations. It could be argued he is the second-in-command of the Troupe, as he is the only one besides Chrollo who can rally the group to cooperate. Franklin is an Emitter, able to create tiny machine guns from his fingers. Feitan Voiced by: Tom Bauer Feitan is the Phantom Troupe’s interrogated skilled in the art of torture. He is cold-natured and a man of few words, the common tongue of the world being a second language to him. His greatest skill is a combination of immense speed as well as precise swordsmanship, able to slice the heads off half a dozen men in the blink of an eye. Machi Voiced by: Abby Trott Machi is possibly the coldest member of the Troupe, feeling no reason to hold back her opinions no matter how harsh. This is valuable to her comrades as her intuition is sharp, observations that are almost always correct. She a transmutation type who uses Nen-infused needles which can be useful for either tracking someone or repairing serious wounds like a severed limb. Bonolenov Unlike his comrades, Bonolenov isn’t interested in fighting, only doing so when provoked. He is a Conjuror type. Nobunaga Hazama Voiced by: Joe J. Thomas Nobunaga is usually calm, but has a tendency to clash with his allies. He, like his best friend Uvogin, is terrible at impromptu decision making. Nobunaga is an Enhancer, and is greatly skilled in swordsmanship. Shalnark Voiced by: Griffin Burns Shalnark is the most “friendly” member of the Troupe, always smiling and able to get along with everyone, but this is more to keep up morale than any sentimental attachment to the group. He is a Manipulator, able to control people with his cell phone and increase his own strength greatly. Shizuku Voiced by: Janice Roman Roku Shizuku is an air-headed and has short term memory loss, which leads her opponents to often underestimate her abilities. She is a Conjurer, able to conjure a vacuum cleaner that can inhale an infinite number of nonliving objects, allowing the Troupe to commit murders and erase any evidence of the crime. Episode 72: "Chase × And × Chance" Chapters adapted: 170-173 Corresponding 1999 episode: 87 Last time... Spoiler Acting as a combined unit, Gon, Killua, and Hisoka managed to defeat Razor at his game of dodgeball. After the match, Razor told Gon about his past, how he was a convict whom Gon’s father Ging saved and recruited to be an admin for Greed Island. The team was rewarded Strip of Beach, and which they made two clones of to throw Genthru off, giving Gon the original. Hisoka then departed, but not before hinting to the group that he had been lying about his true motives for being in the game. Being alerted that they had obtained the elusive card, Genthru immediately contacted them, planning to spare their lives if they hand over the original, which he expected Tsezguerra to have. Now Team Tsezguerra plans to delay Genthru for three weeks, giving Killua time to heal from his dodgeball-related injuries and Gon time to train to defeat Little Flower. This time… With three weeks at most left before their confrontation with Genthru, Gon continues his training with Biscuit while Killua formulates a plan. Elsewhere, the Troupe moves forward with their search for a nen exorcist, while Tsezguerra attempts to stall Genthru. Notes: The chapters which this episode covers can be found in volume 17 of the manga release. Three Bluray/DVD sets are available now from Viz Media, containing the first 50 episodes.