Gege Akutami is not any stranger referencing movies, reveals or different manga in Jujutsu Kaisen. Even Studio Mappa took some liberties in including references to a number of the hottest anime of all time throughout a selected scene within the present’s first season. Manga readers have been stunned by the second, however it was well-received nonetheless. Within the manga model of the scene, protagonist Yuji Itadori thought he would be capable of use thunder or hearth talents, or maybe an influence bomb. Nonetheless, the anime contains extra specific references to a Spirit Gun, Bankai, Rasengan or a Dodon Ray.
It’s not explicitly acknowledged that the katana is from Demon Slayer, however it’s clear to anybody who has watched the favored shonen anime or learn the manga — particularly because the toy even has a sound impact that quotes considered one of Tanjiro’s particular strikes. If that wasn’t amusing sufficient, Tanjiro’s Japanese voice actor, Natsuki Hanae, truly tweeted concerning the reference. Unsurprisingly, the tweet received a variety of consideration, garnering over 200,000 likes as of this writing.
In the meantime, Maki and Noritoshi are nonetheless having hassle coping with Naoya when the 2 newcomers present up. Daido finally ends up with Maki’s sword, which lastly satisfies him. It’s revealed that Daido is a grasp swordsman, an outlaw amongst gamers who can wield a blade however not Cursed Vitality. As soon as he will get maintain of Maki’s sword, the opposite Culling Recreation gamers within the space, together with Maki, immediately really feel overwhelmed by his sheer lethality.