The official Twitter account for Jujutsu Kaisen public relations tweeted that the manga copies of the series exceed 70 million in circulation. It also includes the digital release of the series. The 20th volume of the manga will release on August 4.
Earlier the manga in circulation had 65 million copies in circulation as of April 19, 2022. The cumulative circulation recorded before the anime was 8.5 million. After the broadcast of the TV anime in October 2020, the popularity of the manga rose exponentially up to 7.6 times while the total circulation rose 1.6 times from 40 million copies in March 2021.
Looking at the total circulation trend of the manga so far:
- 2.5million in November 2019
- 4.5million in May 2020
- 8.5 million on October 2, 2020
- 10 million on October 29, 2020
- 15 million on December 16, 2020
- 20 million on January 13, 2021
- 25 million on January 26, 2021
- 30 million on February 9, 2021
- 36 million on March 4, 2021
- 40 million on March 31, 2021
- 45 million on April 21, 2021
- 50 million on May 31, 2021
The official Twitter account of the TV anime confirmed that Jujutsu Kaisen will be getting a season 2 which will be broadcast in 2023. The franchise also released a new visual for Jujutsu Kaisen Season 1 featuring Yuji Itadori and Ryomen Sukuna at the “Jujutsu Kaisen” Special Stage at AnimeJapan 2022.
Jujutsu Kaisen is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Gege Akutami. It is currently being serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump since March 2018.
A 24-episode anime television series adaptation by MAPPA aired on MBS from October 2020 to March 2021.
The prequel of the Jujutsu Kaisen manga, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 received a movie adaptation and was a monumental success, globally. The worldwide box office collection of Jujutsu Kaisen 0 movie made around USD $180 million (24.25 Billion Yen), globally.
The movie made 13.75 billion Yen (~ USD $ 121.15 Million) in Japan, and the remaining 10.5 billion yen (USD $78 million) came from 80 different countries.