Jujutsu Kaisen is an action fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Gege Akutami. The manga received an anime adaptation in the Fall of 2020. Jujutsu Kaisen anime has been considered one of the best anime series of all time, according to MyAnimeList Top 100. So if you liked the anime and can’t wait for the next season, you could continue the story in the manga.
The 24-episode season one of Jujutsu Kaisen anime covered the first 63 chapters of the Jujutsu Kaisen manga. Therefore, you can start reading the manga from chapter 64, titled It’s Like That, volume 8 of the Japanese and English-translated versions.
Akutami launched the Jujutsu Kaisen manga series in 2018 in Shueisha’s Weekly Shounen Jump. Since then, the manga has been compiled into 19 volumes and had over 65 million copies in circulation as of April 2022, making it one of the best-selling manga series of all time. In addition, the series won the 3rd annual Tsutaya Comic Awards in 2019 and was nominated for the 25th annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2021.
The first season of the anime, animated by MAPPA, aired on MBS and other networks from October 3, 2020, to March 27, 2021. The anime’s second season is set to premiere in 2023.
Viz Media started digitally releasing the manga in English in 2019 with this synopsis: Although Yuji Itadori looks like your average teenager, his immense physical strength is something to behold! So naturally, every sports club wants him to join, but Itadori would rather hang out with the school outcasts in the Occult Research Club. Then, one day, the club manages to get its hands on a sealed cursed object. Little do they know the terror they’ll unleash when they break the seal.