This year yet another anime has carved its name in the best Shonen anime list. We are talking about the Jujutsu Kaisen anime that premiered in October 2020. It completed its first season on 26th March 2021. It turned out to be one of the best works from MAPPA studios in competition to the likes of Attack on Titan. A few hours before the final episode aired, Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie (aka JJK0) was announced to the fans with release in 2021.
There are strong speculations of Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 in the pipeline, however, the announcement of the prequel Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 0 has made 2021 look brighter.
The film is based on the manga prequel Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Tokyo Toritsu Jujutsu Kōtō Senmon Gakkō (Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School) authored by Gege Akutami.
Director Shares Hype For New Movie Released
Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0 The director shared some hype for the upcoming release of the new Jujutsu Kaisen movie! The anime ended its successful debut season with the announcement that the franchise would continue its debut feature film effort. This new movie will take a step back from the events we saw in the first season by adapting the official prequel series which establishes what happened a year before the events of the main series. There’s a lot to look forward to, and the director is getting fans excited about what we’re going to see.
Speaking at a special event for the upcoming release of Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0 in Japan later this month, director Sunghoo Park released a statement expressing what fans can expect to see and even noted how the anime almost started with the prequel instead of Yuji’s story. , “Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0: Tokyo Metropolitan Jujutsu Technical School is very close and dear to my heart, so I’m incredibly happy to be able to create a movie for it – I even wanted it to be the first animated installment of Jujutsu Kaisen to begin with.”
“I’m also very excited to see how people will see the movie on the big screen in theaters,” Park continued as the director detailed some of the new things fans might see in the new movie, “The highlight of the movie is, of course, the story of [Yuta Okkotsu] and Rika as the main characters of Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0, as well as the relationship between Satoru Gojo and Suguru Geto, which has never been described in the animated series. ” But the biggest tease for the new movie came right after.
“There can also be whole new unique portrayals in the movie so that even those who have read the original manga before can watch their own way… ?!”, Park teased before admitting, “I can’t give far away. spoilers, so I encourage everyone to enjoy the movie in theaters with what we’ve shared with you so far. Thank you for your support. ”But what do you think?
Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0 is currently slated for December 24 in Japan, but has yet to reveal an international release date as of this writing. Are you curious to see what could be new in Jujutsu Kaisen Movie 0? Let us know all your thoughts on this in the comments! You can even contact me directly about anything animated and other cool stuff. @Valdezologie on Twitter!