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Kurt
Kana

クルト

Rōmaji

Kuruto

Portrayal
Japanese Voice

Chika Anzai

Debuts
Manga Debut

Chapter 187

Anime Debut

Episode 77 (2011)

Characteristics
Gender

Male Male

Age

9

Eye Color

Gray

Hair Color

Black

Status

Deceased

Relatives

Haruna (Mother)
Reina (Younger sister, Deceased)
Shidore (Younger sister's reincarnation)
Colt (Reincarnation)

Image Gallery

Kurt (クルト, Kuruto) was a nine-year-old boy who lived with his mother and sister Reina in a village in the NGL.[1]

AppearanceEdit

Kurt is a young boy with short black hair. He is seen wearing a dark blue vest, with a cross on the back over a long sleeve shirt.

PersonalityEdit

Kurt cared for his mother and sister deeply. He had a strong urge to keep his family safe. He fought off a snake and died confronting a Chimera Ant to protect his sister.

PlotEdit

Chimera Ant arcEdit

Through a series of journal entries written by Kurt; we learn various accomplishments made by Reina and her older brother Kurt. While his younger sister Reina is not only very reliant on him, she wishes to one day marry him, much to his chagrin. Still Kurt worries for his younger sister's wellbeing and vows to protect her from harm, until she finds a worthy man. One day when Kurt and Reina go fishing by the riverside. They catch and cook some fish for their mother to give her a surprise, as they try to go home they're confronted by a giant crab like Chimera Ant.[1]

Kurt and Reina attacked

Kurt and his sister, Reina, getting attacked by a Chimera Ant

The journal monologue ends and as the crab draws closer to the two children. While Kurt tries to defend himself and his sister with a stick. The Chimera Ant however easily kills both of the children and delivers their remains to the Chimera Ant Queen, making them the first humans the Queen devours.[1] Both Kurt and Reina are later reborn as Colt[2] and Shidore[3] and the desire to protect Reina was so strong that it was passed onto Colt and it has a great influence on Colt's mentality.[4] Reina and her big brother Kurt briefly appear again in a flashback with their mother Haruna.[5]

TriviaEdit

  • Between the Japanese writings of "Colt", his name as a Chimera Ant, and "Kurt", his human name, only the first syllable changes. When written in Romanji, the first letter is also the same. This was likely done to indicate the continuity between the two characters.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Hunter × Hunter - Volume 18, Chapter 187
  2. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 19, Chapter 188
  3. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 25, Chapter 261
  4. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 19, Chapter 189
  5. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 21, Chapter 217

Start a Discussion Discussions about Kurt

  • Merging articles (Colt+Kurt, Shidore+Reina)

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    • Martialmaniac wrote:No, it was a reply to the second paragraph. I think for the sake of consistency, we should merge those pages, certai...
    • Sorry for reviving an old thread, but what is the final decision?