Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Movie Teases ‘Essential Announcement’ After Promoting 7.2 Million Tickets in 38 Days
The Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen 0 anime movie has bought 7,191,107 tickets for 9,839,644,200 yen (about US$85.1 million) within the 38 days because it opened on December 24. Because the movie earned 500 million yen this previous week, Oricon initiatives that it’s going to surpass 10 billion yen this week.
The movie’s official web site additionally revealed on Monday that 4 solid members — Megumi Ogata, Kana Hanazawa, Yūichi Nakamura, and Takahiro Sakurai — will seem on the movie’s first post-opening stage greeting occasion at Tokyo’s TOHO CINEMAS Hibiya on February 12. The occasion, which can stream dwell to theaters all through Japan, will reveal an “vital announcement.”
The movie is now the thirty ninth highest-earning movie in Japanese field workplace historical past, after topping such movies as The Adventures of Milo and Otis, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Half 2, Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire, and Star Wars: Episode II – Assault of the Clones.
Jujutsu Kaisen 0 would even be #47 amongst Field Workplace Mojo’s highest-earning movies that opened in 2021 worldwide, above Mortal Kombat. (It could be #49 on The Numbers’ checklist of 2021 movies worldwide, above Mortal Kombat and beneath Wrath of Man.)
The movie remains to be outpacing Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, final 12 months’s highest-earning movie in Japan which bought 5,088,007 tickets for 7,799,314,050 yen (about US$71.7 million) in its first 42 days. The ultimate Evangelion movie finally ended its Japanese field workplace run with a last complete of 10.22 billion yen (about US$88 million).
Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen 0 earned 2,694,128,150 yen (about US$23.5 million) in its first three days, and topped the field workplace chart for its opening weekend. The movie additionally has IMAX screenings. The movie will open with English subtitles and with an English dub within the U.S. and Canada on March 18.
The movie is predicated on Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Tokyo Toritsu Jujutsu Kōtō Senmon Gakkō (Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu Excessive Faculty) manga prequel story, with MAPPA animating once more and TOHO distributing. Viz Media launched the Jujutsu Kaisen 0 manga in January 2021, and it describes the story:
Yuta Okkotsu is a nervous highschool pupil who’s affected by a major problem—his childhood good friend Rika has was a Curse and will not depart him alone. Since Rika is not any unusual Curse, his plight is seen by Satoru Gojo, a instructor at Jujutsu Excessive, a college the place fledgling exorcists learn to fight Curses. Gojo convinces Yuta to enroll, however can he study sufficient in time to confront the Curse that haunts him?
Megumi Ogata voiced the primary character Yuta Okkotsu, and Kana Hanazawa voiced the character Rika Orimoto.