Jujutsu Kaisen continues to dominate the popularity chart in China

The Chinese streaming site, Bilibili, updated its views ranking for the series broadcast during the Winter 2021 season, revealing that the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Gege Akutami, Jujutsu Kaisen, already has more than 400 million accumulated reproductions on the platform. The series has an average rating of 9.8 out of 10, based on more than 150,000 ratings.

Additionally, it was announced that the manga occupies the first place in the popularity ranking of the platform itself, ahead of works such as Horimiya, Kimetsu no Yaiba, Chainsaw Man and Kaguya-sama: Love is War.

Gege Akutami began publishing the manga in Shueisha publisher's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in March 2018. The publisher published the thirteenth compiled volume on October 2, followed by the fourteenth on January 4 in Japan. The work recently reached 25 million copies in circulation.

The play is inspiring an anime adaptation currently airing and confirmed with a total of 24 episodes, produced by MAPPA studios under the direction of Seong-Hu Park (Garo: Vanishing Line, The God of High School) and scripts written by Hiroshi. Seko (Ajin, Dorohedoro, Inuyashiki).

Jujutsu Kaisen Synopsis

Yuuji Itadori is a high school student with exceptional physical abilities. Every day, as a routine, he goes to the hospital to visit his sick grandfather and decides to join the institute's occult club so as not to hit the water ... However, one fine day the seal of the talisman that was hidden in his institute it breaks, and monsters begin to appear. Faced with this turn of events, Itadori decides to enter the institute to save his companions. What will fate bring you?

Source: Yaraon!

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