Season 2 of Jujutsu Kaisen will focus on younger versions of the two central characters.
As detailed on Anime Senpai, the upcoming Jujutsu Kaisen sequel will explore the high school years of Satoru Gojo, who recently escaped from the Prison Kingdom, and Suguru Geto. In March, MAPPA highlighted this by revealing ageless character designs for Gojo and Geto. The official Twitter account for the Jujutsu Kaisen anime also recently revealed a mock-up showcasing some of Gojo and Geto’s classmates.
Jujutsu Kaisen Part 2 will adapt the sixth main part of the manga, called the “Shibuya Incident” part. According to Yuji Itadori’s voice actor, Junya Enoki, the season will also include “Death Early” and “Hidden Inventory,” the latter of which tells the story as the high school versions of Gojo and Geto confront each other. head with a skilled magical assassin. Nakamura, the voice actor for Satoru Gojo, also explained that the new season will also feature scenes that are not derived from the Jujutsu Kaisen manga. “This time, the amount of content is increased compared to the manga,” said Nakamura. “I would be happy if manga fans could enjoy the enhanced direction in anime. Not only the battles but the other parts of the episode will be flashy.”
About Jujutsu Kaisen
Gege Akutami’s Jujutsu Kaisen manga, which was recently on hiatus, debuted in Weekly Shōnen Jump in March 2018. The series takes place in a world where negative human emotions manifest in the form of Evil entities known as the Curse ravage the human world. One day, a teenager named Yuji Itadori tries to save a friend from the Curse but ends up having the Curse take over his own body, granting him supernatural abilities. Now equipped with the power to take down the Curse, Itadori is accepted into Tokyo Jujutsu High School, where he begins working with renowned Curse expert Satoru Gojo to master his new abilities and protect mankind.
While Sung Hoo Park is directing both Jujutsu Kaisen Part 1 and the series’ prequel, Jujutsu Kaisen 0, Goshozono will direct Season 2. Goshozono has worked as Episode Director, script artist and Principal Animator for the first season of the anime. Hiroshi Seko, who wrote the scripts for Jujutsu Kaisen, Attack on Titan, and Mob Psycho 100, will once again be in charge of the Script and Series Layouts for Jujutsu Kaisen 2. The main cast will also return to take on the role. their roles, including Junya Enoki as Yuji Itadori, Yuichi Nakamura as Satoru Gojo and Takahiro Sakurai as Suguru Geto.
Jujutsu Kaisen Part 2 premieres on July 6. Season 1 of Jujutsu Kaisen is available to stream on Crunchyroll.
Source: Twitter, via Anime Senpai