The Blu-rays and DVDs of the Movie “Jujutsu Kaisen 0” will be released on September 21, 2022. A special audiovisual preview of the “Voice Comic ‘Jujutsu Kaisen’ Volume 0.5 Extra Edition,” which will be included in the bonus DVDs of the Luxury Edition, has been released.
Based on the prequel “Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School”, the movie “Jujutsu Kaisen 0” tells the story of “love” and “curse” between the main character, Okkotsu Yuta, and his childhood friend, Orimoto Rika who has become a special grade vengeful cursed spirit.
As the first film adaptation of the popular manga series, which has sold more than 65 million copies, the film premiered in Japan on December 24, 2021, the “Night Parade of a Hundred Demons,” an important date for fans. The film recorded an audience of 9.8 million and domestic box-office revenue of 13.75 billion yen during its 157-day run until the film’s simultaneous closing on May 29, 2021.
Following the momentum of the domestic box office, which had reached the end of its run, the film also surpassed 10 billion yen at the overseas box office, and after its overseas premiere in South Korea on February 17, it was released on more than 8,000 screens in a total of 80 countries and regions over 119 days until June 15. As of June 24, the film had drawn 9.9 million viewers and grossed 10.5 billion yen, making it the fourth highest-grossing Japanese film of all time in North America.
The “Voice Comic ‘Jujutsu Kaisen’ Volume 0.5 Extra Edition” is the first booklet “Jujutsu Kaisen 0.5 Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School”, which was distributed to a total of 5 million people nationwide from the first day of its release, and the “Weekly Shonen Jump” issue 2, 2022, which depicted the daily lives of the first-year students, including Okkotsu and others, drawn by Akutomi Gege.
What is the part-time job that the first-year students will be challenging in their all-out battle? The special audiovisual preview includes a dialogue that will make you expect more.
In addition, the Blu-rays & DVDs Luxury Edition of the movie “Jujutsu Kaisen 0” will be fulfilling with special luxury bonuses: the “opening day stage greeting video” and “blockbuster hit thank-you stage greeting video” featuring the entire cast, a fulfilling audio commentary in two parts, a three-sided case with illustrations by character designer Hiramatsu Tadashi, a digipak, and enclosed bonuses such as “visual book,” “behind-the-scene book.” The film will be released on September 21. A standard edition with a reversible jacket will also be released on the same day.
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