The Jump Festa 2023 came with exciting news about a popular anime. Fans are still having a hard time processing the announcement. There is also a lot of jealousy towards fans who were present at the jump festa. Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 will be released in the upcoming year! Fans of the anime specifically have a lot of love for this series, and rightfully so. It is an anime with the right dash of a slice of life and a pinch of romance. Keep reading to find out more.
The anime originally premiered in October 2020 with a total of 24 episodes. However, the manga was launched by the creator Gege Akutami in March 2018. The series also has a film known as The Jujutsu Kaisen 0 anime film, which opened in Japan in December 2021. So, here is everything you need to know about the upcoming season.
Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2: Official Announcement
On Saturday, a character introduction video was revealed at the Jump Festa 2023 event. Moreover, the release date for the upcoming season has also been announced. Fans at the venue and fans streaming the event online could catch a glimpse of the redesigned key characters for this new season. Junya Enoki and Nobunaga Shimazaki also gave extra details about season 2 onstage.
The visuals at the event showed five key characters who will be appearing in the new arc. As a promotion of season 2, a Jujutsu Kaisen exhibition will also be taking place in March 2023, which will tour across Japan. Nobunaga also mentioned that he intentionally changed his voice to depict a younger Gojo to the best of his efforts and abilities.
The first half of the new season will adapt the “Gojo’s Past” arc. It will take the viewers back to the year 2006 and will focus on young Satoru Gojo and Suguru Geto. Following the “Gojo’s Past” arc, the second season will return to the present day of Yuji Itadori, Megumi Fushiguro, and Nobara Kubasaki. The season will then adapt the “Shibuya Incident” arc. The upcoming season is also set to adapt the “Kaigyoku” arc. Season 2 will be action-packed and probably follow what is happening in the pages of Akumi’s manga.
Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2: Release Date
The second season of the anime will debut in July 2023. The anime will air on MBS, TBS, and 28 other channels in Japan. Crunchyroll had previously streamed the anime to international viewers. However, streaming for fans worldwide has not been announced yet. Moreover, The Jujutsu Kaisen smartphone game is also set to release in the spring of 2023. We will be sure to update this section as soon as there is more detail on this. Thus, for more updates, stay updated with The Anime Daily.