We don’t suppose there was any doubt that the Jujutsu Kaisen anime would be continuing, but it was confirmed by studio MAPPA almost immediately after the last episode of Season 2 was released in Japan. No specific release date was announced for it, but….Season 2 just ended, so it won’t be tomorrow.
Anime is doing better than ever in theaters, as proven by successes like Demon Slayer: Mugen Train. We’ll see if the box office hot streak continues as Jujutsu Kaisen, another rising anime property, gets its own feature film that opens today.
If anything seems to be performing well in theaters lately, it’s anime. Historically the box office numbers for theatrical anime releases have paled in comparison to their domestic competition, but with recent hits like Demon Slayer: Mugen Train, the times may be changing. Jujutsu Kaisen, another rising anime property, is about to debut its first big-screen story…will it find success too?
As of this week, Funimation has a new attraction: the hit Japanese anime Jujutsu Kaisen, based on the Shonen Jump manga of the same title (sold by Viz in these parts). If you’ve never heard of it, here’s what you need to know…