For many anime franchises, a manga collection will see a major enhance in gross sales as soon as an anime adaptation has been launched. Usually, general gross sales will fluctuate based mostly on how well-received mentioned adaptation has change into, with the likes of My Hero Academia and Demon Slayer being two prime examples of Shonen tales that noticed a major enhance following their tv debuts. Now, Jujutsu Kaisen has shattered a brand new report as followers put together for the second season to reach on the small display subsequent month.

Earlier than stepping into the nitty-gritty of the manga’s gross sales, Jujutsu Kaisen’s anime historical past is nicely price revisiting. Following the primary season from Studio MAPPA, the studio recognized for the likes of Assault on Titan Season 4, Hell’s Paradise, and Chainsaw Man to call a number of, the supernatural shonen additionally launched a feature-length movie in theaters. Jujutsu Kaisen 0, the prequel film displaying anime followers the story of Yuta Okkotsu, turned some of the well-liked anime films of all time regardless of not starring the collection protagonist Yuji Itadori. With the second season arriving on July sixth subsequent month, the franchise will probably be as soon as once more taking viewers to the previous by analyzing Gojo’s early days as a pupil at Jujutsu Tech.

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Jujutsu Kaisen: Manga Juggernaut

In a latest report from Weekly Shonen Leap, Jujutsu Kaisen presently has eighty million copies of its manga in circulation. To offer you an concept of how the supernatural shonen collection stacks as much as different manga, My Hero Academia has eighty-five million copies in circulation, Fullmetal Alchemist has eighty million, and Yu Yu Hakusho has seventy-eight million. Contemplating that Jujutsu Kaisen has twenty-three volumes launched since its debut, it is fairly an achievement.

Jujutsu Kaisen first arrived within the pages of Weekly Shonen Leap in 2018, with its anime adaptation arriving two years later in 2020. Losing little time in turning into a serious participant within the anime world, it is clear that the recognition of the anime has enormously influenced manga gross sales. Because the manga collection inches nearer to its conclusion, based on creator Gege Akutami, there are many main moments and battles that would spawn a variety of seasons and/or films sooner or later.

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