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The movie ‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ just opened in theaters in Japan, but on what date and on what platform could the anime release?

In the weeks leading up to the season 1 finale of Jujutsu Kaisen, there were reports circulating on social media that an online domain had been registered for a movie.

Just a few hours before the finale airs on March 26order, this is confirmed with the announcement that a movie titled ‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ (also known as JJK0) will be produced by MAPPA.

So, what is the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie about, when will it be released online and how can you watch the movie around the world?

Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie hits Japanese theaters…

In March 2021, with the release of the first trailer, announced that Jujutsu Kaisen 0 will be released this winter.

Then, after an event in Japan, the production team then confirmed that the movie will come out on Christmas Eve.

Thankfully, the ongoing pandemic has not affected the release of Jujutsu Kaisen 0, with the anime film opening in theaters in Japan on December 24, 2021.

At the time of writing, the film’s opening is already very high by any standards. Based on Anime News Network, the film grossed over $23 million in its first three days, topping the Box Office charts.

Incredibly, this makes Jujutsu Kaisen 0 the second-biggest opening day in Japanese box office history – only behind That phenomenon is Demon Slayer: Mugen Train ie the highest grossing movie of 2021 worldwide.

At the time of writing, an international theatrical release date has yet to be confirmed by Toho (the film’s distributor). However, based on the typical time period between domestic and international anime releases, fans can expect to hit theaters around April 2022.

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Jujutsu Kaisen 0 about what?

JJK0 is an adaptation of the prequel to the anime series, titled ‘Tokyo Metropolitan Curse Engineering School’.

Per the Jujutsu Kaisen Fandom page, the film will adapt the Cursed Child Arc. The story here is about a boy named Yuta Okkotsu who is haunted by his childhood friend Rika.

Rika’s soul was cursed and transformed into a cursed entity that mercilessly kills anyone she considers a threat to Yuta.

Yuta is persuaded by Satoru Gojo to join Jujutsu High and begin training in Jujutsu magic, “along with his new colleagues: Maki Zenin, a Cursed Tools user, Toge Inumaki, a Cursed Speech user, and Panda, a panda bear that seems to talk.”

“Thanks to connecting with friends and finding her place at the Jujutsu school, Yuta began to gain the confidence to feel alive. He even started to become comfortable with his abilities. However, as the training progressed, Yuta learned that the dangers of the Jujutsu World far outweighed those of the evil spirits. “- Jujutsu Kaisen Fandom.

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When will Jujutsu Kaisen release to stream?

Unfortunately, at the time of writing, no major streaming platform has publicly acquired the digital streaming rights to Jujutsu Kaisen 0.

Similarly, the MAPPA production team and Toho distributors have shared about when the film will be available for international release, either theatrical or OTT streaming.

However, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 is slated to have an international online release in the summer of 2022. This is because the film will only have a digital release a few months after its international theatrical release, which is still unconfirmed at this time.

The series is also expected to be streamed first on the Crunchyroll streaming service, which will air its first television season.

Other platforms like Funimation could also get the streaming rights, after merging with Crunchyroll earlier this year, and who more season 1 arrives at their library in October.

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The voice actors and staff…

MAPPA is returning to animate the Jujutsu Kaisen 0, with Toho at the helm of distribution.

Many JJK season 1 staff members will also return to work on the upcoming movie, with the director being Sung Hoo Park – who is in charge of The God of High School.

The main character (Yuta Okkotsu) will be voiced by Megumi Ogata. Best 56 year old voice actress known for her roles in Hanako-kun Tied Up in the Toilet, Assassination Classroom, and Bleach.

Playing the role of Rika Orimoto will be Kana Hanazawa, who fans will recognize from The Quintessential Quintuplets, Food Wars, Pokemon Journeys, and Demon Slayer.

According to JJK Fandom page, the following cast will reprise their roles in the upcoming film:

  • Maki Zenin: Mikako Komatsu
  • Toge Inumaki: Koki Uchiyama
  • Panda: Tomokazu Seki
  • Satoru Gojo: Yuichi Nakamura
  • Suguru Geto: Takahiro Sakurai

This article will be updated as soon as more information about the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie is confirmed, so stay tuned!

By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]

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