Jujutsu Kaisen: Discover the fortune of Gege Akutami The Siver Times

By The Worm Brush

– Published on May 28, 2022 at 15:00

A true global phenomenon, Jujutsu Kaisen is THE manga of the moment. Posted in the Weekly Shōnen Jump of the Shueishathe manga breaks many records, thanks to the talent of its author Gege Akutami.

For many years, the manga market was dominated by the work of Akira Toriyama, dragonball. Then came new titles like naruto Where One Piece, which have become real references. Eiichiro Oda’s manga has become so cult that the American streaming platform netflix decided to adapt it in live-action. However, Jujutsu Kaisen seems to impose itself as the precursor of a new generation of manga.

In effect, Jujutsu Kaisen, which was the best-selling manga of 2021 in Japan, seems to have taken a nice step ahead of its competitors with the Japanese anime fan community. An impressive popularity which was confirmed with the success of the film Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Movie in the Japanese box office. But have you ever wondered how much money series writer Gege Akutami has?

How much money does Jujutsu Kaisen author Gege Akutami have?

In recent years, manga has become one of the most popular mediums across the world. So popular that Japanese animation has become Hollywood’s most attractive investment. That is to say. The manga industry has become so big that the most famous mangaka artists, such as Eiichiro Oda or Hajime Isayama, become real millionaires. Last year, Oda’s fortune was estimated at 195 million euros, making him the richest mangaka in the world.

Aged 30, Gege Akutami is still far from the results of his colleague and rival. Nevertheless, several Japanese sources agree that the young mangaka, whose identity we do not know, has already earned more than 5 million euros thanks to the sales of the manga, but also to derivative products, thus catching up with Araki Hirohiko, author of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure.