The “Jujutsu Kaisen” manga, written and illustrated by Akutami Gege, has now surpassed 45 million circulating copies (including digital release)! It has been serialized since March 2018, and it has gotten really popular, especially since the anime adaptation by MAPPA. The milestone was shared on the official Twitter account, and it’s only been 3 weeks since they announced 40 million! That’s 5 million in 3 weeks! The official Jujutsu Kaisen twitter shared the news, and you can check out the confirmation that the manga has over 45 million copies:
The synopsis of the story:
In a world where demons feed on unsuspecting humans, fragments of the legendary and feared demon Ryoma Sukuna were lost and scattered about. Should any demon consume Sukuna’s body parts, the power they gain could destroy the world as we know it. Fortunately, there exists a mysterious school of Jujutsu Sorcerers who exist to protect the precarious existence of the living from the supernatural!
Yuji Itadori is high schooler who spends his days visiting his bedridden grandfather. Although he looks like your average teenager, his immense physical strength is something to behold! Every sports club wants him to join, but Itadori would rather hang out with the school outcasts in the Occult Club.
One day, the club manages to get their hands on a sealed cursed object, but little do they know the terror they’ll unleash when they break the seal…
Source: Official Twitter