Menchi is one of the Hunter Examiner. She is a gourmet Hunter along with her partner, Buhara. She hold another test after she lost her temper and fail all the applicants.
Menchi is one of the Examiners in the 287th Hunter Exam along with her partner, Buhara. She is said to be the top class Gourmet Hunter in the world. She is also known as the best at her age. As a gourmet Hunter, she also never forget the taste of something she ate. At age of 21, she is a genius that leads the Gourmet Hunter World.
Although even if she is a genius, she can be impulsive at a time and whoever made a mistake may fail to impress her.
Menchi was illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. She made her first debut in the 1999 Anime Hunter X Hunter Episode 09. Her voice actress was Akari Hibino, and her English Dub voice actress was Carol-Anne Day.
Menchi is known as the best Gourmet Hunter in the World. She is also a quick temper girl as she seen picky on the Anime.
In the Anime, Menchi has a pink hair. She ties the back of her hair into 5 top knots with yellow threads and also wearing a yellow band. She has a fair skin, blue eyes, and wore a much revealing dress, as she wore a top brown bikini with a mesh shirt over it, Alongside with short daisy duke denim short and brown boots.
In the 2011 Anime, Menchi has a few changes in her appearance. In the remake, her hair color is changed from pink to turquoise,, ties with red threads instead of yellow. Her eyes colors also changed from Blue to Green. Her skin color also turned a bit tanner than the original color.
After all the Rookies has arrived on the 2nd phase, Menchi and her partner, Buhara are the examiner in the 2nd phase. The two Gourmet Hunter held a topic of cooking where all the applicants are told to hunt for giant pigs to cook for Buhara. As the rookies arrived with each their foods, Todo came first and give them the result. Menchi, a genius who's being picky didn't even taste a single result of the rookies (excluding Kurapica's).
As all the food are rejected by Menchi, she decided to stop the exam and fail all the Rookies. Angered by what she said, Todo turned more furious and decided to attack Menchi, but slammed by Buhara. Not much after, Netero, the Hunter Chairman arrived and suggest Menchi to hold another test for the Rookies as a second chance.
When Menchi agreed, they decided to go to a split-Canyon. In this test, Menchi told the Rookies to cook a boiled Spider-Eagle Egg. As all the Rookies got the Eggs, they decided to boiled it and taste it. When Todo is feeling down, Gon shared some of his boiled Egg for him to taste. When Todo said it taste good, Menchi told him that Gourmet Hunters are risking their life to receive that joy. Todo gave up and decided to return another year.
When all the Rookies are in the airship, Menchi, Buhara, and Satotz are having dinner together and discussing which Rookie that they impressed in. Menchi told the two that Hanzo is her interest. When Satotz says Killua, Menchi told him that he's probably just a selfish brat anyway.
As a Gourmet Hunter, Menchi is a very skilled Knife user. In the 1999 Anime, she always strapped two Knives in her back on a belt, although in the 2011 remake she don't. When Todo was slammed away by Buhara, Menchi show her multiple Knives skill.