Crunchyroll released a special video for JUJUtsu KAISENand features scenes from Season 1 of the TV anime along with scenes from JUJUtsu KAISEN 0 movie. Also includes the 3 theme songs from the anime which are “Kaikai Kitan” by Eve, “VIVID VICE” by Who-ya Extended and “Ichizu” by King Gnu. Watch the special video:
Gege Akutami writes and draws the Shonen Jump manga series, which currently has 192 chapters and 20 compilation volumes. It received a TV anime series from MAPPA studio in 2018, which ran for a total of 24 episodes. Crispy roll flows the anime 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 Jujutsu High School, an organization that fights curses… and so begins the heroic story of a boy who becomes a curse to banish a curse, a life from which he could never turn back.
The JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 Movie is a prequel and follows Yuta Okotsu, a nervous high school student who enrolls in the mysterious Tokyo Ju-Jitsu High School under Satoru Gojo after being haunted by the curse of his childhood friend. The film is based on volume 0 of Akutami Gege’s hit manga, which VIZlicensedin English. Crunchyroll will also be streaming the film from September 21st and they describe the story:
When they were children, Rika Orimoto was killed in a traffic accident right in front of her close friend Yuta Okotsu.
“It’s a promise. When we both grow up, we will get married.”
Rika became a ghost and Yuta longed for her own death after suffering under her curse,
but the greatest Ju-jutsu wizard, Satoru Gojo, welcomes him to the Ju-jutsu High School.
There, Yuta meets her classmates Maki Zenin, Toge Inumaki, and Panda, and finally finds her own determination.
“I want the confidence to say that it’s okay, that I’m alive!”
“While I’m at Jujutsu High, I’ll break Rika-chan’s curse.”
Meanwhile, the vile curse user, Suguru Geto, who was expelled from the school for killing commoners, appears before Yuta and the others.
“On December 24th, we will be holding the Hundred Demon Night Parade.”
As Geto advocates the creation of a paradise for jujutsu wizards only, he unleashes a thousand curses on Shinjuku and Kyoto to destroy all non-wizards.
Will Utah be able to stop Ghetto in the end?
And what about breaking Rika’s curse…?
The special video is a nice reminder of JUJUtsu KAISEN fans gearing up for Season 2, which is slated for 2023.
source: Crunchyroll YouTube
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