JUJUTSU KAISEN Season 2 anime revealed the first trailer forShibuya Incident Arch yesterday, and the video already has over 25 million views combined on official X (Twitter) and YouTube uploads in less than 1 day. The anime will continue next Thursday, August 31 with the 2nd part of the season, which will consist of 18 episodes. King Gnu performs the “SPECIALZ” theme song featured in the new trailer.
The second season ofJU JUTSU KAISENhas aired 5 episodes so far spanningHidden Inventory/Premature Deatha rainbow. It’s now the last week of your 3 week break. The anime is set to enter theShibuya incidentarc in the second part in 18 ep. Updated character designs for Geto, Mahito, and Choso were also revealed for the arc.
In addition to the current season, studio MAPPA animated both the 24-episode first season and the franchise’s prequel. Akutami Gege wrote and drew the original manga, which is licensed by VIZ Media in English. Crunchyroll is streaming both the anime and the movie, and they describe the story:
Yuji Itadori is a boy with tremendous physical strength, despite living a very ordinary high school life. One day, to save a classmate who was attacked by curses, he eats Ryomen Sukuna’s finger, carrying the curse into his own soul. From then on, he shared a body with Ryomen Sukuna. Guided by the mightiest of wizards, Satoru Gojo, Itadori is accepted into the Tokyo Ju-Jutsu High School, an organization that fights curses…and so begins the heroic story of a boy who became a curse to exorcise a curse, a life from which he could never turn back.