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* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: A mightily pissed off Kurama subjects Elder Toguro to the horror of ''Janenju'', a predatory demon plant that lures in its prey with hallucinations and then feeds on it until it dies. But due to his endless regenerative abilities, Elder Toguro cannot die, and will thus spend eternity in a nightmare from which he cannot awake. And the hallucination the tree used on him? A battle with Kurama he will never win. ''Ever''.

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* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: A mightily pissed off Kurama subjects Elder Toguro to the horror of ''Janenju'', a predatory demon plant that lures in its prey with hallucinations and then feeds on it until it dies. But However, due to his endless regenerative abilities, Elder Toguro cannot die, and will thus spend eternity in a nightmare from which he cannot awake. And the hallucination illusion the tree used on him? A battle with Kurama he will never win. ''Ever''.

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* CoolAndUnusualPunishment: A mightily pissed off Kurama subjects Elder Toguro to the horror of ''Janenju'', a predatory demon plant that lures in its prey with hallucinations and then feeds on it until it dies. But due to his endless regenerative abilities, Elder Toguro cannot die, and will thus spend eternity in a nightmare from which he cannot awake. And the hallucination the tree used on him? A battle with Kurama he will never win. ''Ever''.

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* ScifiWritersHaveNoSenseOfScale: Chapter Black, a video documenting every single evil act in the entire history of humanity, is said to run for thousands of hours and Sensui forces the human psychics to watch every second of it in order to drive them insane. However, even if we take a very strict definition of an "evil act" that excludes small cases of cruelty the total time of that compilation should quickly add up to absurd numbers. Consider that every hour something worthy of the tape probably happens somewhere on Earth, so even before considering these things happening simultaneously we can already assume a length of however many years humans have existed. Once you do factor in each act committed by each individual human the true length of Chapter Black is suddenly measured in thousands of thousands of years. Even just a single war (which the tape is explicitly stated to document every act in all of them) stretches out to an amount of time literally too long for any human to possibly comprehend. There is simply no physically possible way any of the young adults claiming to have seen the entire thing could possibly have done that.
** Potentially a case of FridgeBrilliance as well, Sensui isn't stated to have any sort of time-warping powers but if there was [[YearInsideHourOutside some way to actually allow a human to view all of that footage in such an abbreviated period of time]] (that still left it comprehensible, merely speeding it up with technology would turn anything that long into nothing but visual noise) that experience would certainly drive just about anyone completely and utterly insane. Given the power and resources of the villains in question this isn't an implausible solution to the problem, even if it probably was just normal writer error.


Serialized in 1990, ''Yu Yu Hakusho'' became an instant phenomenon throughout Japanese culture and set many standards in the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storytelling art of storytelling]], and animation-wise, fight choreography; becoming one of ''[[Magazine/ShonenJump JUMP]]''s "Golden Trio" alongside ''Manga/DragonBall'' and ''Manga/SlamDunk'', bringing sales up to their record all-time high of over six million copies nationwide. During ''[=YuYu=] Hakusho'''s initial animation run in UsefulNotes/{{Japan}}, it was one of the few shows to compete at all with ''Anime/DragonBallZ'' during the early '90s. It is a classic {{shonen|Demographic}} anime featuring colorful characters, lots of humor, and very clever fights. It wasn't as popular in the States as other series, but was one of the first anime to air (mostly uncut) on Creator/AdultSwim, until it migrated to Creator/{{Toonami}} with an edited weekday version. It was among Creator/FUNimation's earliest shows to dub alongside ''Dragon Ball Z'', and therefore, starred some of its earliest regular cast members and kickstarted their reputation. Then 19-year-old Justin Cook, who was the Line Producer and played the lead role, is now the chief producer at the studio. In the UsefulNotes/{{Philippines}}, the series was titled "[[CompletelyDifferentTitle Ghost Fighter]]" (and with different character names) and went on to be one of the landmark anime series there as well.

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Serialized in 1990, ''Yu Yu Hakusho'' became an instant phenomenon throughout Japanese culture and set many standards in the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storytelling art of storytelling]], and animation-wise, fight choreography; becoming one of ''[[Magazine/ShonenJump JUMP]]''s "Golden Trio" alongside ''Manga/DragonBall'' and ''Manga/SlamDunk'', bringing sales up to their record all-time high of over six million copies nationwide. During ''[=YuYu=] Hakusho'''s initial animation run in UsefulNotes/{{Japan}}, it was one of the few shows to compete at all with ''Anime/DragonBallZ'' during the early '90s. It is a classic {{shonen|Demographic}} anime featuring colorful characters, lots of humor, and very clever fights. It wasn't as popular in the States as other series, but was one of the first anime to air (mostly uncut) on Creator/AdultSwim, until it migrated to Creator/{{Toonami}} with an edited weekday version. It was among Creator/FUNimation's earliest shows to dub alongside ''Dragon Ball Z'', and therefore, starred some of its earliest regular cast members and kickstarted their reputation. Then 19-year-old Justin Cook, who was the Line Producer and played the lead role, is now the chief producer at the studio. In the UsefulNotes/{{Philippines}}, the series was titled "[[CompletelyDifferentTitle Ghost Fighter]]" (and with used different character names) and went on to be one of the landmark anime series there as well.


** Hiei is the most extreme example of this in Yu Yu Hakusho, along with Yukina. For the first 3 seasons he and Yukina have a MysteriousPast. At first it seems it's possible they're fully grown in a demon's sense and on their own, so that's why we never hear from their parents. In a WholeEpisodeFlashback we see Hiei's upbringing. [[spoiler:He was born in a female OneGenderedRace where men are forbidden. After it's revealed his mother gave birth to a boy, Hiei is thrown from a cliff to his "death." Not long after his mother killed herself out of grief. It seems only she knew of his father, so his whereabouts are unknown. Because Yukina has not had a child yet, something her entire race does every 100 years without fail, it can be assumed neither of them are full grown. In fact, they're some of the few ambiguously aged characters in the show.]]

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** Hiei is the most extreme example of this in Yu Yu Hakusho, along with Yukina. For the first 3 seasons he and Yukina have a MysteriousPast. At first it seems it's possible they're fully grown in a demon's sense and on their own, so that's why we never hear from their parents. In a WholeEpisodeFlashback we see Hiei's upbringing. [[spoiler:He was born in a female OneGenderedRace OneGenderRace where men are forbidden. After it's revealed his mother gave birth to a boy, Hiei is thrown from a cliff to his "death." Not long after his mother killed herself out of grief. It seems only she knew of his father, so his whereabouts are unknown. Because Yukina has not had a child yet, something her entire race does every 100 years without fail, it can be assumed neither of them are full grown. In fact, they're some of the few ambiguously aged characters in the show.]]


** Given Hiei being a charged criminal, along in handling Yukina's abduction case, Koenma without a doubt understands the siblings’ entire background. But as to how deep he let Jorge and Botan (who’s infamous for her [[CannotKeepASecret unkept tongue]]) in on the information remained hanging.

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** Given Hiei being a charged criminal, along in handling Yukina's abduction case, Koenma without a doubt understands the siblings’ entire background. But as to how deep he let Jorge and Botan (who’s infamous for her [[CannotKeepASecret unkept tongue]]) in on the information remained remains hanging.


** Shigure is the first to know of Hiei's background as basis to [[spoiler: review whether Hiei's worthy of receiving the [[EvilEye Jagan]] implant]]. Once approved, Hiei's disbursement for Shigure's service was [[spoiler: to not reveal his relationship (directly) towards Yukina]]. Therefore, [[spoiler: even if people revealed his relationship to Yukina, [[NobleDemon Hiei would more than likely deny it]]]].

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** Shigure is the first to know of Hiei's background as basis to [[spoiler: review whether Hiei's worthy of receiving the [[EvilEye [[MagicalEye Jagan]] implant]]. Once approved, Hiei's disbursement for Shigure's service was [[spoiler: to not reveal his relationship (directly) towards Yukina]]. Therefore, [[spoiler: even if people revealed his relationship to Yukina, [[NobleDemon Hiei would more than likely deny it]]]].


** Koenma without a doubt understands the siblings’ entire background. But as to how deep he let Jorge and Botan (who’s infamous for her [[CannotKeepASecret unkept tongue]]) in on the information remained hanging.

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** Shigure is the first to know of Hiei's background as basis to [[spoiler: review whether Hiei's worthy of receiving the [[EvilEye Jagan]] implant]]. Once approved, Hiei's disbursement for Shigure's service was [[spoiler: to not reveal his relationship (directly) towards Yukina]]. Therefore, [[spoiler: even if people revealed his relationship to Yukina, [[NobleDemon Hiei would more than likely deny it]]]].
** Mukuro knew Hiei's entire background due to not only Shigure being her direct subordinate, but also by her [[BirdsOfAFeather fascination towards]] [[LivingEmotionalCrutch Hiei]]; [[spoiler: to the point of holding on to [[OrphansPlotTrinket Hiei’s tear gem necklace]] until the day she met him in person.]]
** Given Hiei being a charged criminal, along in handling Yukina's abduction case,
Koenma without a doubt understands the siblings’ entire background. But as to how deep he let Jorge and Botan (who’s infamous for her [[CannotKeepASecret unkept tongue]]) in on the information remained hanging.


** Hiei lied to Yusuke that Yukina and himself are siblings with different parents.

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** Hiei lied to Yusuke that Yukina and himself are siblings half-siblings with different parents.mothers.


** Hiei lied to Yusuke that Yukina and him are siblings with different parents.

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** Hiei lied to Yusuke that Yukina and him himself are siblings with different parents.


** Shizuru and Botan knows Hiei and Yukina are blood siblings due to being present when Yusuke was receiving his commission tape from Koenma, and sat through the entire video. Shizuru’s brother Kazuma [[LockedOutOfTheLoop lost the knowledge]] due to storming out of the house [[LoveAtFirstSight love stucked]] before the info was presented within the video. Shizuru by default, doesn’t budge in on spiritual cases, nor cause any commotion in the presence of friends without any spiritual awareness (such as [[LockedOutOfTheLoop Keiko]]).



** Kurama knew Hiei and Yukina are twins given scene where Hiei attempted to ask Kurama the favor of returning Yukina’s tear gem back to her.

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** Kurama knew Hiei and Yukina are twins given the scene where Hiei attempted to ask Kurama the favor of returning [[OrphansPlotTrinket Yukina’s tear gem necklace]] back to her.


* LockedOutOfTheLoop: Of all the main cast, with the exception of Kuwabara, Yukina, and possibly Keiko (who simply doesn’t have spiritual awareness), knows [[spoiler: Hiei and Yukina are twin siblings]]. The reason for the group-effort [[SecretKeeper secret keeping]] is to respect Hiei’s wish to conceal this information from Yukina, and to refrain Kuwabara from [[FreakOut freaking out]] due to Hiei being on bad terms with Kuwabara. [[spoiler: Though through an implication in the Senshi Arc, Hiei isn’t shown to be persistent over the group secret keeping if any member wanted to out the information to anyone out of the loop]].

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* LockedOutOfTheLoop: Of all the main cast, with the exception of Kuwabara, Yukina, and possibly Keiko (who simply doesn’t have spiritual awareness), knows [[spoiler: Hiei and Yukina are twin siblings]]. The reason for the group-effort [[SecretKeeper secret keeping]] is to respect Hiei’s wish to conceal this information from Yukina, and to refrain Kuwabara from [[FreakOut freaking out]] due to Hiei being on bad terms with Kuwabara. [[spoiler: Though through an implication in the Senshi Arc, Hiei isn’t shown to be persistent over the group secret keeping if any member wanted to out the information to anyone out of the loop]].


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* SecretKeeper: Most of main, and supporting cast who partook in the case of rescuing Yukina holds the knowledge of Hiei and Yukina being at least, blood siblings. As to the deeper information in regards to the siblings are in fact, ''twin'' siblings depends on how wide the information was circulated between the keepers.
** Koenma without a doubt understands the siblings’ entire background. But as to how deep he let Jorge and Botan (who’s infamous for her [[CannotKeepASecret unkept tongue]]) in on the information remained hanging.
** Hiei lied to Yusuke that Yukina and him are siblings with different parents.
** Kurama knew Hiei and Yukina are twins given scene where Hiei attempted to ask Kurama the favor of returning Yukina’s tear gem back to her.


* UntoUsASonAndDaughterAreBorn: Hiei and Yukina. Both know they have an opposite-sex twin sibling, Hiei knows Yukina is his twin sister, but she doesn't know Hiei is the twin brother that she's been searching for.

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* UntoUsASonAndDaughterAreBorn: Hiei and Yukina. Both know they have an opposite-sex twin sibling, sibling; Hiei knows Yukina is his twin sister, but she doesn't know Hiei is the twin brother that she's been searching for.for. As the story closes, their possibility of acknowledging each other is [[LeftHanging totally up to Hiei’s decision]].


* UntoUsASonAndDaughterAreBorn: [[spoiler:Hiei and Yukina.]] Both know they have an opposite-sex twin sibling, [[spoiler: Hiei knows Yukina is his twin sister, but she doesn't know Hiei is the twin brother she's searching for, and if you tell her, he will kill you]].

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* UntoUsASonAndDaughterAreBorn: [[spoiler:Hiei Hiei and Yukina.]] Yukina. Both know they have an opposite-sex twin sibling, [[spoiler: Hiei knows Yukina is his twin sister, but she doesn't know Hiei is the twin brother that she's been searching for, and if you tell her, he will kill you]].for.


* LockedOutOfTheLoop: Of all the main cast, with the exception of Kuwabara, Yukina, and possibly Keiko (who simply doesn’t have spiritual awareness), knows [[spoiler: Hiei and Yukina are twin siblings]]. The reason for the group-effort [[SecretKeeper secret keeping]] is to respect Hiei’s wish to conceal this information from Yukina, and to refrain Kuwabara from [[FreakOut freaking out]] due to Hiei being on bad terms with Kuwabara. [[spoiler: Though through an implication in the Senshi Arc, Hiei isn’t shown to be persistent over the group secret keeping if any member wanted to out the information to anyone out of the loop]].



* SecretKeeper: Do not tell [[spoiler:Yukina]] that [[spoiler:Hiei is the brother she's looking for]]. The latter will kill you if you do.

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