MBS president commented on a possible sequel to Jujutsu Kaisen — Kudasai

the japanese television MBS held an online press conference where the president of the chain, Yoichi Mushiaki, commented on the possibility of a second season of the anime adaptation of the manga by Gege Akutami, Jujutsu Kaisen. «At this point I would like everyone to wait for us to declare a concrete plan. However, I believe we can offer a plan that meets expectations», he commented. The television station has made different specific broadcasts for the franchise: «We have been able to contribute to the movement that Jujutsu Kaisen is creating. It is one of the greatest contents and we want to give it the value it deserves», he added.

Gege Akutami began to publish the manga in the magazine Weekly Shonen Jump from the publisher Shueisha in March 2018. The publisher published the seventeenth compiled book volume in October 2021, followed by the eighteenth in December 2021 in Japan. To date, the work has more than 60 million copies in circulation, including novels, digital versions and spin-offs.

The work inspired a twenty-four-episode anime adaptation produced by studios. MAP, under the direction of Sunghoo Park and scripts written by Hiroshi Seko, released in October 2020. An animated film titled Jujutsu Kaisen 0 was released in December 2021 in theaters in Japan.

Sinopsis de Jujutsu Kaisen

High school student Yuuji Itadori, who engages in groundless paranormal activities with the Occult Club, spends his days either in the club room or in the hospital, where he visits his bedridden grandfather. However, this leisurely lifestyle soon takes a turn for the bizarre when he unknowingly comes across a cursed object. Unleashing a chain of supernatural events, Yuuji finds himself suddenly plunged into the world of curses – terrible beings formed from human evil and negativity – after swallowing said object, which is revealed to be a finger belonging to the demon Sukuna Ryoumen, the “King of Curses”. Yuuji experiences firsthand the threat these Curses pose to society as he discovers his own newfound powers. Introduced into the Tokyo Metropolitan Jujutsu Technical School, he begins to walk a path from which he will not be able to return: that of a Jujutsu sorcerer.

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