Jujutsu Kaisen has become one of the biggest Shonen series to come out in recent years, thanks to its chilling curses and endearing characters that sprang from the mind of creator Gege Akutami. With the prequel film tearing up the box office in Japan when it hit theaters last December, North American fans won’t have to wait long to see the film for themselves as it hits theaters on March 18. , in the form of a new trailer with English subtitles. arrived.
Earlier this year, following the success of the previous film, the Shonen franchise announced that the second season of Jujutsu Kaisen the TV series will be released next year, giving fans a lot to look forward to from the world created by mangaka Gege Akutami.
Crunchyroll released the new trailer with English subtitles, while letting anime fans know that tickets are now on sale for the movie which features a very different character from Yuji Itadori:
The official synopsis of Jujutsu Kaisen 0which hits theaters in North America on March 18, reads as such on Crunchyroll:
“When they were children, Rika Orimoto was killed in a traffic accident in front of her close friend, Yuta Okkotsu.
“It’s a promise. When we both grow up, we’ll get married.”
Rika became an apparition and Yuta longed for his own death after suffering under his curse, but Jujutsu’s greatest wizard, Satoru Gojo, welcomed him to Jujutsu High. There, Yuta meets his classmates, Maki Zen’in, Toge Inumaki, and Panda, and finally finds his own resolve.
“I want to have the confidence to say it’s good 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 school for slaughtering ordinary people, appears in front of Yuta and the others.
“On December 24, we will organize the Hundred Demons Night Parade.
While Geto advocates creating a paradise for jujutsu wizards only, he unleashes a thousand curses on Shinjuku and Kyoto to exterminate all non-wizards. Will Yuta finally be able to stop Geto? And what if Rika’s curse is broken…?”
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