Anime studio MAPPA returns for the adaptation of Gege Akutami's prequel manga series
During the JujuFes 2021 event tonight in Japan, it was revealed that the JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 anime film, which is based on the manga of the same name by Gege Akutami, will premiere in Japanese theaters on December 24, making for a nice Christmas presents for Japanese fans of the franchise. A new visual for the film was released to celebrate the news, featuring Rika on the left of the visual and Yuta on the right.
MAPPA returns to produce the animation on JUJUTSU KAISEN 0, with Toho distributing the film in theaters in Japan. The anime film was announced at the end of the JUJUTSU KAISEN TV anime series, with a teaser trailer and visual previewing the Winter anime film.
In case you missed it (or just want to re-watch it!), the full JUJUTSU KAISEN TV anime series can be watched right here on Crunchyroll!
And just because it looks cool, here is the visual for the JujuFes event that was held today:
Source: JUJUTSU KAISEN on Twitter
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.