Netflix to stream “Ghostfighter” this June

The classic shounen anime series “Yu Yu Hakusho“, more popularly know in the Philippines as “Ghostfighter” is coming to Netflix soon.

Titled “Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files“, the series will start streaming on Netflix on June 26 according to the streaming site’s “Coming soon” section.

“Yu Yu Hakusho” is based on a manga series of the same name. It was written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi.

It tells the story of Yusuke (known by Filipinos as Eugene), a teenage delinquent who is struck and killed by a car while attempting to save a child’s life. Yusuke is granted a second chance to return from the dead, in return, he must take on the job as a Spirit Detective.

The series was shown locally in the 90s.