Jujutsu Kaisen 0the cartoon movie inspired by the manga of the same name written and drawn by Gege Akutami And prequel of the first successful animated series of 2020, will arrive for Crunchyroll in streaming platform?
The blockbuster animated film starring Yuta Okkutsu in a story set years before the coming of Yuji Itadori was advertised recently on the official Italian website of the streaming platform. Precisely at Naples Comiconevent that is taking place these days, Crunchyroll is selling and the Crunchyroll Premium prepaid cards in limited edition and for every purchase there is in gift a beautiful poster choice between Spy x Family And Jujutsu Kaisen.
The Jujutsu Kaisen poster could have been inspired by the first season (available for viewing with subtitles on Crunchyroll) instead the main posterin fact, of the cartoon movie by Jujutsu Kaisen 0.
We look forward to new possible information, perhaps an official announcement. As soon as we know more we will inform you.
Jujutsu Kaisen 0: about the animated film
Although the animated feature film is made after the animated first season edited by MAP study (from October 2020 to March 2021, available in Italy on Crunchyroll), the events predate the main story currently in progress.
Jujutsu Kaisen 0 is the adaptation of the manga Jujutsu Kaisen – Sorcery Fight 0: The institute of occult artswhose individual chapters had been published by Gege Akutami in the magazine Jump Giga of Shueisha from April to July 2017. Later, given the success of the main series, they were collected in the manga prequel published in Italy by Planet Manga in May 2020. In addition, the project also includes unpublished content (details here) and has been a special brochure has been distributed, Jujutsu Kaisen 0.5in which there is an unpublished one-shot made by the master Akutami focused on Yuta Okkotsu.
As for the production of the film, it is MAP study returns from the main anime along with the rest of the staff and cast. Sunghoo Park (The God of High School) is the director of the film while Hiroshi Seko (Dorohedoro) is the screenwriter of the screenplays. The character designer is Tadashi Hiramatsu (Kiseijuu: You’re no Kakuritsu). The mangaka Gege Akutami has supervised production.
Below we propose a synopsis of the film and the sequences of the final trailer:
Yuta Okkotsu is a neurotic high school student suffering from a complicated problem: his childhood friend Rika has turned into a curse that doesn’t leave him alone. Because Rika does not fall into the ordinary category of being cursed, the sinister situation is taken to heart by Satoru Gojo, a teacher at the college of occult arts. Gojo convinces Yuta to sign up, but he will have enough time to confront the threat that hunts him.
Waiting for the Italian release, not yet announced at the moment, we invite you to retrieve the manga reference to the film Jujutsu Kaisen – Sorcery Fight 0: The institute of occult arts available on Amazon!
About Jujutsu Kaisen: manga and anime
The manga Jujutsu Kaisen: Sorcery Fight by Gege Akutami was first published on March 5, 2018 in the magazine Weekly Shonen Jump from Shueisha and subsequently the individual chapters have been collected and published in tankobon (currently 19 in Japan).
The first volume was released in Italy in October 2019 thanks to the publishing house Planet Manga and the work is composed at the moment of 12 volumes.
L’anime adaptation officially debuted ad October 2020 at Studio MAPPA (Final Season de The attack of the Giants, among others) and the first season consists of 24 episodes in total. In Italy it is available entirely for viewing with subtitles through Crunchyroll.
Directly from the pages of Shonen Jump, a comic that you can no longer do without. A cursed fate of clashes, mysteries and witchcraft and a boy with the courage to make a shocking choice. He is Yuji Itadori and he is a member of the Occult Research Club …