Toho announced today that the biggest film of the year, JUJUTSU KAISEN 0, will be getting one final stage event on the film’s last day to cap off its blockbuster run in Japanese theaters where it has made more than 13.64 billion yen (US$120.15 million). The event itself will be held at Toho Cinema Shinjuku on May 29 after the 1 PM screening of the film, as well as be live-streamed into 342 theaters across Japan.
5/29 13:00の回にて#劇場版呪術廻戦 上映一斉終了！
5/29日(日) 13:00上映回 終了後
緒方恵美 小松未可子 内山昂輝(予定)
— 『呪術廻戦』アニメ公式 (@animejujutsu) May 17, 2022
The JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 stage event will have Megumi Ogata (Yuta Okkotsu), Mikako Komatsu (Maki Zen’in) and Koki Uchiyama (Toge Inumaki) in attendance. Lottery tickets have come available today via Ticket Pia until May 24 for Toho Cinemas Shinjuku with the other theaters coming live soon.
Crunchyroll streamed the first season of the JUJUTSU KAISEN TV anime as it aired in Japan, later releasing an English dub for the series as well. Crunchyroll released the blockbuster prequel anime film JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 in North American theaters on March 18, with other territories throughout the following months.
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The second season of JUJUTSU KAISEN will be premiering on Japanese TV in 2023 with MAPPA confirming that they will be returning as the anime studio in charge, though no premiere date confirmed as of yet.
Source: Press Release
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.