Though typically brown, the irises belonging to members of the Kurta Clan glow scarlet when they are emotionally agitated. If a member of the Kurta Clan dies in that state, his/her eyes permanently stay scarlet postmortem.
Due to the Scarlet Eyes being considered one of the most gorgeous colors in the world, they are treated as a rare jewel by many. After the Phantom Troupe massacre of the Kurta Clan, Kurapika is the last and only survivor of the Kurta Clan.
Yorknew City arc Edit
13th Hunter Chairman Election arcEdit
Kurapika was shown to have obtained multiple sets of Scarlet Eyes and is giving them a funeral in a church at an unknown location.
Dark Continent Expedition arcEdit
The fourth of the fourteen Kakin Empire Princes, Tserriednich Hui Guo Rou, has obtained a large and likely the last remaining sets of Scarlet Eyes. Kurapika, with help given from Mizaistom Nana, plans on retrieving them during the voyage to the Dark Continent.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Hunter × Hunter - Volume 1, Chapter 2
- ↑ Hunter × Hunter - Volume 11, Chapter 101
- ↑ Hunter × Hunter - Volume 32, Chapter 339
- ↑ Hunter × Hunter - Volume 33, Chapter 343
- ↑ Hunter × Hunter - Volume 33, Chapter 344