It was reported that within a week of its release in Japan, the third Blu-ray / DVD compilation package of the manga's animated adaptation was written and illustrated by Gege Akutami, Jujutsu Kaisen, accumulated 25,060 copies sold.

The package was released in Japan on March 17th and contains episodes 7 through 9 of this series. The Blu-ray version The price is 6,800 yen (about 65 US dollars) and A total of 16,821 copies were sold, during the DVD version The price is 5,800 yen (about 56 US dollars) and A total of 8,239 copies were sold. So far, the packages have provided the following services:

  • Package 1, published January 20, 2021: 22,701 copies sold in its first week.
  • Package 2, published February 17, 2021: 21,271 copies sold in its first week.
  • Package 3, published March 17, 2021: 25,060 copies sold in its first week.

The series has aired since October 2 and is confirmed with a total of twenty-four episodes. After all, worldwide distribution is in the hands of the platform Crunchyrollwhile Akutami is publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly shonen jump from the publisher Shueisha since March 2018. A recent rumor has it that an animated feature film is in the works.

Production team

  • Sunghoo Park ((God of high school, Garo: Vanishing Line) directs the anime in the studios MAPPA.
  • Hiroshi seko ((Dorohedoro, banana fish) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Tadashi Hiramatsu ((Yuri! On ice Parasyte: The Maxim) is responsible for the character design.
  • Hiroaki Tsutsumi, Yoshimasa terui, Y. Okehazama Alisa You are responsible for composing the soundtrack.

Jujutsu Kaisen Synopsis

The high school student Yuuji Itadori, who idly indulges in unsubstantiated paranormal activities with the Occult Club, spends his days 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 unwittingly comes across a cursed object. Yuuji unleashes a chain of supernatural events and is suddenly thrust into the world of curses, terrible beings formed by human malice and negativity after swallowing this item, which appears to be the finger of the demon Sukuna Ryoumen, the "King of" exposes curses ”.

Yuuji experiences firsthand the threat these curses pose to society as he discovers his own newly acquired powers. Introduced to the Tokyo Metropolitan Technical College of Magic, he begins to walk a path he cannot return from: the path of a jujutsu wizard.

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