Jujutsu Kaisen has revealed the second PV, where fans can listen to the opening theme song for Season 2 before it premieres in July.
Popular animation studio MAPPA held the MAPPA Stage 2023, where various anime series from the studio, including Jujutsu Kaisen and Attack on Titan, revealed exciting announcements for the upcoming seasons. Jujutsu Kaisen has released a second PV, featuring the opening theme song, “Ao no Sumika,” performed by Tatsuya Kitani. When introducing the “Kaigyoku/Gyokusetsu” section where young Gojo and Geto attend Tokyo Jujutsu High, the PV also shared a glimpse of Gojo activating Cursed Technique Reversal: Red near the end.
The second part of Jujutsu Kaisen will not only adapt the “Hidden Inventory” and “Premature Death” seasons, but also adapt the “Shibuya Incident” part. Season 2 will delve into Gojo’s past when he attended Tokyo Jujutsu School as a sophomore. Gojo and Suguru Geto meet Riko Amanai, the young girl assigned to be the Star Plasma Ship for Master Tengen’s unification. This part will also feature the epic confrontation between Gojo and Toji Fushiguro, Megumi’s father. MAPPA also announced that Soushi Sakiyama will perform the ending theme song “Akari”, which roughly translates to “Lantern”.
Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Creative Cast and Crew
Shōta Goshozono will direct the second season, replacing Sunghoo Park, who directed the first season, and Jujutsu Kaisen 0. Anna Nagase (Summer Tim Rendering and Yurei Deco) will voice Riko Amanai and Takehito Koyasu (Initial D and Attack). on Titan) will voice Toji Fushiguro. Takahiro Sakurai will reprise his role as Suguru Geto amid rumors of his 10-year long extramarital affair.
Written and illustrated by Gege Akutami, Jujutsu Kaisen began serialization in March 2018 in Weekly Shōnen Jump. It is one of the best-selling manga series of all time, with more than 70 million copies published as of August 2022. The series is about high school student Yuji Itadori, whose grandfather always taught him to be right. helping others. When he does it by swallowing a rotten finger of Sukuna, the Strongest Curse, to protect his friend and witch Megumi Fushiguro from the Curse, Yuji unwittingly puts himself in front of the sorcerer’s guild, where the witches love pray for his death. However, Gojo proposes that they wait for Yuji to swallow Sukuna’s remaining fingers before killing him.
The first season of Jujutsu Kaisen and the prequel Jujutsu Kaisen 0 are available to stream on Crunchyroll. Season 2 will premiere on July 6 in two consecutive batches.