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Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files 

Yu Yu Hakusho (original title)
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One day, 14-year-old Yusuke Urameshi suddenly finds himself dead, having died pushing a child out of the way of oncoming traffic. Since he has such a bad personality, even the Spirit World ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
...  Yûsuke Urameshi / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Yusuke Urameshi (FUNimation dub) / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Kazuma Kuwabara (FUNimation dub) / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Botan (FUNimation dub) 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Narrator (FUNimation dub) / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Kazuma Kuwabara / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
Sarah Hauser ...  Botan (Animax Asia dub) 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Botan 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Koenma / ... 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Yusuke Urameshi (Animax Asia dub) 112 episodes, 1992-1995
Rick Thomas ...  Narrator (Animax Asia dub) 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Kazuma Kuwabara (Animax Asia dub) 112 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Keiko Yukimura (FUNimation dub) 111 episodes, 1992-1995
Tomomichi Nishimura ...  Narration / ... 111 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Hiei (FUNimation dub) / ... 107 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Hiei 106 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Hiei (Animax Asia dub) 104 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Koenma / ... 96 episodes, 1992-1994
...  Shizuru Kuwabara (Animax Asia dub) / ... 90 episodes, 1993-1995
...  Kurama / ... 87 episodes, 1992-1994
...  Genkai 55 episodes, 1992-1994
...  Shizuru Kuwabara / ... 54 episodes, 1993-1994
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One day, 14-year-old Yusuke Urameshi suddenly finds himself dead, having died pushing a child out of the way of oncoming traffic. Since he has such a bad personality, even the Spirit World was caught by surprise that he would sacrifice himself. Yusuke soon finds out he wasn't supposed to die and has a chance for resurrection and bringing his body back to life. After being resurrected, Yusuke becomes a Spirit Detective, along with his comrades, and one adventure after another happens, whether it be an investigation or a fighting tournament. Written by Anonymous

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An epic battle between Spirit Detectives past and present reaches its climax! See more »


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10 October 1992 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Poltergeist Report: Yu Yu Hakusho  »

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Trivia

While the title of the series literally translates as "White book of Melancholy", or "White book about Ghosts", it was changed to Poltergeist Report and Ghost Files to be more catchy for American audiences. See more »

Goofs

Yusuke's last name, Urameshi, is pronounced Yur-a-mesh-i throughout the English dub of the show, while it's supposed to be pronounced, Oo-ra-me-shi. See more »

Quotes

[after Kuwabara rants about his new love of Yukina]
Yusuke Urameshi: I guess he feel out of love to you.
Botan: [sarcastic] : Oh darn...
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Connections

Spin-off Yu Yu Hakusho Final: Makai Saikyo Retsuden (1995) See more »

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Unbalanced Kiss
Performed by Jerry Jewell (English version)
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One of the best animes I've seen in a while.
2 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

If anything, I'd say that this anime has quite a bit of what you'd want in an anime: action, drama, comedy and a bit of a few romantic elements.

I really don't think it's a lost cause to watch, but if you can, stay clear of the watered - down Toonami version.

I give this anime a 9 out of 10.


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