Jujutsu Kaisen 0 launched a extra subdued new trailer that highlights the relationships of its characters.
The somber new preview for the film was launched by distributor Toho Animation’s official YouTube channel is ready to the film’s ending theme track, “Sakayume,” carried out by the band King Gnu. The trailer begins with the film’s protagonist, Yuta, thanking his Curse, Rika, for the whole lot she has finished for him, earlier than flashing again to their lives collectively earlier than Rika was reworked right into a monstrous being. The preview additionally explores Satoru Gojo and Suguru Geto’s earlier friendship, earlier than circumstances compelled the 2 highly effective sorcerers to show in opposition to one another. The brand new clips additionally exhibit some characters who didn’t seem in earlier trailers, such because the grasping Mei Mei and the aloof Kento “Nanamin” Nanami.
The trailer has a unique tone than the beforehand launched previews for the film, which highlighted the extraordinary struggle choreography and animation that director Sunghoo Park is understood for. Park, who beforehand served as an animator on Yuri!! on Ice and directed the equally combat-heavy The God of Excessive College in addition to the primary season of the Jujutsu Kaisen anime, revealed earlier than Jujutsu Kaisen 0‘s launch that he initially wished to start the TV sequence with Yuta’s prequel story, however ended up beginning the anime the place the Gege Akutami’s foremost manga sequence begins, with the introduction of Yuji Itadori.
The sequence’ first film tells the story of Yuta Okkotsu, a younger man who as soon as promised to marry his childhood candy coronary heart, Rika Orimoto. Sadly for the younger couple, Rika passes away at a younger age and her spirit is reworked right into a Curse, a monstrous supernatural being born from the unfavourable feelings of humanity. After being compelled into a lifetime of solitude by Rika’s harmful Curse, Yuta meets the sorcerer Satoru Gojo, who takes the haunted younger man to Jujutsu Excessive, the place he learns how you can use Rika’s powers for good. Sadly, the 2 are additionally drawn right into a battle with Suguru Geto, a vengeful sorcerer who’s looking for the downfall of humanity.
Jujutsu Kaisen 0 was launched on Japan on Dec. 24 and appears assured to be one of the crucial profitable anime films in historical past. Within the three weeks for the reason that film’s launch, it has earned 6.7 billion yen (roughly $58 million USD) on the box-office and is presently on monitor to outperform final yr’s highest grossing anime film, Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0: Thrice Upon a Time, which took in in regards to the equal of $80 million USD throughout its whole theatrical run. Particulars in regards to the film’s worldwide launch have but to be introduced.