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‘Jujutsu Kaisen’ Heads To JUMP FESTA ‘24 Super Stage RED

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Livestream of the stage will be available outside of Japan for overseas fans!

Press Release:

Tokyo, Japan (December 5, 2023) – Shueisha Inc. has announced details of the Jujutsu Kaisen stage on Super Stage RED happening at the annual event JUMP FESTA. JUMP FESTA ‘24 will be held December 16-17, 2023 (JST) at Makuhari Messe. JUMP Super Stage RED will feature 10 popular hit titles and will be livestreamed on the official YouTube channel “JUMP Channel” so that overseas fans can enjoy JUMP FESTA as well. JUMP Super Stage RED will be livestreamed outside of Japan with simultaneous English interpretation.

Jujutsu Kaisen, currently being serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump, depicts a world of unprecedented battles that revolve around curses. The mega-popular series currently has 24 published volumes, and cumulative circulation of the series has exceeded 80 million copies including digital versions. The first season of the TV anime produced by MAPPA was broadcast in 2020, and feature film JUJUTSU KAISEN 0, which was released in 2021, grossed over 26.5 billion yen at worldwide box office and drew 20.51 million viewers worldwide. The second season of the TV anime began broadcasting in July 2023, and it continues to create a lot of shock and buzz.

The opening act of the stage will be an impressive special video featuring four popular voice actors and using the latest AR technology that can only be seen at JUMP FESTA. In addition, there will be a live talk portion about the second season anime “Hidden Inventory / Premature Death” and “Shibuya Incident”, which have gained huge popularity this year and are currently reaching their climax, as well as comments from the original author, Gege Akutami, which can only be heard here. This is a highly anticipated stage full of highlights, including a live reading of parts of the original manga that have not yet been animated. (There may be story spoilers for the anime.)

Jujutsu Kaisen Overview :

 Saturday, December 16 12:10~12:50 JST

Voice Cast Appearances

Junya Enoki as Yuji Itadori

Yuma Uchida as Megumi Fushiguro

Yuichi Nakamura as Satoru Gojo

Junichi Suwabe as Ryomen Sukuna

 

JUMP FESTA ‘24 Overview:

Date & Time: December 16-17, 2023 9:00~17:00 JST *Select stage programs are available after 17:00.

Venue: Makuhari Messe International Exhibition Hall Exhibition Halls 1-8

Admission: Free admission *All visitors over elementary school age will need an admission ticket (electronic ticket) from the Jump NAVI app.

Sponsor: Shueisha Inc.

Number of people invited: 45,000 people each day, 90,000 people total for 2 days

Official website: https://www.jumpfesta.com/

JUMP Super Stage RED English edition: https://www.jumpfesta.com/stagered/en/

Official X (Twitter): https://twitter.com/jumpfesta

“JUMP Channel” Official YouTube Channel: https://www.YouTube.com/c/jumpchannel

***Unauthorized video recording and screen captures of content are strictly prohibited. Unauthorized reproduction and uploading is strictly prohibited. Some content may be unavailable in certain regions or territories.

About Jujutsu Kaisen:

Created by Gege Akutami, the Jujutsu Kaisen series began in Weekly Shonen Jump in Issue #14 of 2018. The manga has been released from Volume 0 to Volume 24 and as of July 4, 2023, the cumulative circulation of the series has exceeded 80 million copies (including digital editions).

Hardship, regret, shame… the negative feelings that humans feel become Curses that lurk in our everyday lives. The Curses run rampant throughout the world, capable of leading people to terrible misfortune and even death. When the seal of a powerful Cursed Object is broken, high school student Yuji Itadori enters a world of battles that revolve around curses…! A new frontier of dark fantasy by a genius creator!

The first season of the TV anime aired from October 2020 to March 2021, and the movie JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 released in December 2021 was a huge box-office hit, grossing 26.5 billion yen worldwide and drew 20.51 million viewers worldwide, creating a huge movement. Since July 2023, the second season of the anime has been airing every Thursday from 11:56 pm (JST) on 28 network affiliated stations of MBS/TBS series.

Jujutsu Kaisen is currently available digitally on “MANGA Plus by SHUEISHA”, where you can read the latest chapters at the same time as Japan.

About JUMP FESTA:

JUMP FESTA features content across several of Shueisha’s Jump magazines, including “Weekly Shonen Jump”, “Shonen Jump+”, “V Jump”, “Jump SQ.”, and “Saikyō Jump.” The annual event welcomes fans to participate in a wide range of activities and stages packed with Jump content. Since its inception in 1999, countless fans of the Jump titles have attended the event.

About Shueisha Inc.:

Shueisha is a publishing company headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. Since its founding in 1926, Shueisha has led the Japanese publishing industry in a variety of fields including: manga magazines, fashion magazines, literary books, paperbacks, art books, photo books, dictionaries and encyclopedias. In recent years, the company has expanded beyond countries and regions through multifaceted development including digital distribution, visualization, events, and product sales.