Jujutsu Kaisen Movie Announced – Release Date, Cast, Story, and More!

Good news for all Jujutsu Kaisen fans. Even though the first season of anime is already over, fans don’t need to wait for more Jujutsu action. MAPPA studio just announced that this popular manga will be getting its movie in Winter with a Jujutsu Kaisen Movie preview trailer on their website.

Jujutsu Kaisen is a Shonen manga series created by Gege Akutami. It gets published on weekly basis in Shonen Weekly Jump, the most popular manga magazine. The first season of its anime adaption was a bomb. It impressed both fans and critics equally. MAPPA has fairly produced this anime to the best of quality. Despite running multiple projects at the same time, there hasn’t been any drop in the overall quality.

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Jujutsu Kaisen Movie Announced – Release Date, Cast, Story, and More!
Jujutsu Kaisen Movie Announced

Now with the announcement of the movie fans are expecting similar results from the studio. This movie will be covering Jujutsu Kaisen Volume 0. To know more about it read below as we discuss the Jujutsu Kaisen movie release date and story.

The Story Plot

Jujutsu Kaisen movie will feature Okkutsu Yuta as the main character. Yuta hasn’t had a proper appearance in the anime yet but he was introduced in the manga in recent chapters The story of volume 0 takes place an year before the current timeline of Jujutsu Kaisen.

Yuta in many ways is similar to Yuji Itadori. He was also imbued with a pretty strong curse. But just like Itadori, Gojo sensei made Yuta his student. The Jujutsu Kaisen movie will mainly deal with Yuta and his time under Gojo sensei. Fans will be able to know more about this important character with the release of the upcoming movie.

Background on Volume 0

Volume 0 was a project created by Gege before the publication of Jujutsu Kaisen. At its time of release, it was titled “Tokyo Metropolitan Curse Technical School”. There were only 4 volumes of it and later on Gege started serialization of Jujutsu Kaisen in Weekly Shonen Jump.

The Jujutsu Kaisen movie trailer preview.

Jujutsu Kaisen Movie Release Date

The confirmation of the movie just came a while ago so there’s no accurate release date out yet. But general speculations suggest that the movie will get its release during winter. Fans can expect the Jujutsu Kaisen Movie to arrive in December 2021 in Japan, USA, UK, Europe and globally.

Jujutsu Kaisen Anime Movie Cast

As of yet, no information related to the cast is out. However, the current actors voicing the characters of Jujutsu Kaisen will be in action for the Jujutsu Kaisen movie. We will keep you updated if any news related to the cast and crew arrives for the movie.

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What to Expect in Jujutsu Kaisen Movie?

The movie will heavily deal with past events of the school. We will also see some of the antics of Gojo Satoru in the upcoming JJK movie. The character of Yuta holds a lot of prominence to the story. Anime fans may not know this yet but manga readers know exactly how vital he is to the plot.

With this upcoming release, we will surely have some crucial information to dissect related to Yuta Okkotsu.

Your thoughts?

What are your expectations for the Jujutsu Kaisen movie? What kind of role will Yuta play in the release? What’s his importance for future events? Make sure to convey your thoughts down below. For the latest updates and news about anime and manga, follow us on our social handles.

In other anime news, Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 144 recently out and check out the release date of Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 24.