The 15th volume of Gege Akutami's hit series releases in Japan on March 4
It's confirmed, JUJUTSU KAISEN is now the biggest rising star of Weekly Shonen Jump. The official Twitter account for the series announced today that Gege Akutami's series has surpassed 36 million copies printed (physically) and sold (digitally). The latest volume of the series, volume 15, releases in Japan on March 4 alongside an official fan book.
Less than a month ago, we reported that the series had already surpassed 30 million copies, meaning that in 3 weeks, the series has sold 6 million copies. In comparison with other huge manga franchises, the total print run and sales of JUJUTSU KAISEN has surpassed classic series' such as Dr. Slump, Sailor Moon, and Shaman King. An amazing feat for the 3-year-old Weekly Shonen Jump manga.
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Source: JUJUTSU KAISEN on Twitter
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