Yu Yu Hakusho Anime Special Coming in 2018

Yu Yu Hakusho was on of the biggest anime back in the 90’s and still holds a special  place in most people hearts. In Celebration of it’s 25th anniversary, a new Yu Yu Hakusho box set will include a new anime special.

This news was first seen at Jump Festa 2018, a banner at the Bandai Visual booth announced that Yu Yu Hakusho is getting an all new animated work.

Yoshihiro Togashi published the original Yu Yu Hakusho manga from 1990 to 1994.  The series consists of 175 chapters collected in 19 volumes.  The television anime adaptation consisting of 112 television episodes ran from 1992 to 1995, which was directed by Noriyuki Abe.

Yu Yu Hakusho tells the story of a teenage delinquent who is struck and killed by a car while attempting to save a child’s life. After a number of tests presented to him by Koenma, the son of the ruler of the afterlife Underworld, Yusuke is revived and appointed the title of “Underworld Detective”, with which he must investigate various cases involving demons and apparitions in the human world.