2011 | 1999 | Manga

Scarlet eyes 2011

Scarlet Eyes



Hi no Me

Manga Debut

Chapter 101

Anime Debut

Episode 62 (1999)
Episode 53 (2011)

The Scarlet Eyes (緋の眼, Hi no Me) are a trait exclusive to members of the Kurta Clan.[1]

Appearance Edit

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.

Background Edit

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.[1]

Plot Edit

Yorknew City arc Edit

Scarlet Eyes Up For Auction

The Scarlet Eyes up for auction

There are only 36 pairs worldwide, prompting the lusts. Pairs of Scarlet Eyes have been shown to cost anywhere from 900 Million to over 2 Billion Jenny during the auction in Yorknew City.[2]

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.[3]

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.[4] Kurapika, with help given from Mizaistom Nana, plans on retrieving them during the voyage to the Dark Continent.[5]

Gallery Edit


  1. 1.0 1.1 Hunter × Hunter - Volume 1, Chapter 2
  2. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 11, Chapter 101
  3. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 32, Chapter 339
  4. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 33, Chapter 343
  5. Hunter × Hunter - Volume 33, Chapter 344