Author Akira Amano’s popular 2000s action-comedy manga, Katekyo Hitman Reborn, is known for being one of the first series to feature multiple shounen tropes before the “Big Three” took the genre by storm.
Now, nearly 13 years after the end of the anime adaptation, known in North America as Reborn!, Shonen Jump’s official YouTube channel has shared a special episode starring the Vongola Family. 10, introducing beloved members of this iconic family.
In the world of Katekyo Hitman Reborn!, the 10th Vongola Family includes Vongola Decimo (Yukari Kokubun), Storm Guardian (Hidekazu Ichinose), Rain Guardian (Daisuke Namikawa), Sun Guardian (Hidenobu Kiuchi) ), Thunder Guardian (Junko Takeuchi). ) ), Cloud Guardian (Takashi Kondo). Finally, Mukuro Rokudo (Toshinobu Iida) and Chrome Dokuro (Satomi Akesaka) round out the family.
Katekyo Hitman Reborn was successful across all mediums
Amano’s manga was originally published in Shonen Jump from May 2004 to November 2012 and ran for 42 volumes. The anime series immediately after its debut, lasting 9 seasons and 203 episodes, aired from 2006 to 2010 on Tokyo TV. Since the anime ended a few years earlier than the manga, it ended with the “Future” arc, while the “Ceremony” arc and “The Curse of the Rainbow” arc were never adapted.
The series is currently available on Crunchyroll’s shounen anime streaming platform. Crunchyroll’s synopsis for the series reads: “Tsuna, a shy high school student, is a failure at school, sports, and social life. But everything around Tsuna completely changed when a baby named Reborn, who claimed to be an Italian assassin from the Vongola family, appeared! Reborn was sent to prepare Tsuna for his future life as the family mafia boss!” Despite ending its run more than a decade ago, Reborn! remains beloved by fandoms for its masterful execution of the shounen formula, allowing the main cast to get significant development