Jujutsu Kaisen, the manga behind one in every of 2020’s hottest anime sequence, is happening hiatus as a result of creator Gege Akutami’s well being. In response to a press release in Weekly Shonen Soar No. 29, and confirmed by the Shonen Jump Twitter account, the sequence is predicted to choose again up in a month.
“We want Gege Akutami a restful time without work and sit up for the subsequent chapter,” Shonen Soar shared on Twitter, together with a handwritten be aware from the creator himself.
— 少年ジャンプ編集部 (@jump_henshubu) June 10, 2021
The hiatus doesn’t come as an enormous shock. Extra not too long ago, the most recent chapter of the manga ran with unfinished panels, signaling to some followers that Akutami may be planning a break. Nonetheless, the reason for the manga creator’s ailment is unclear, with the automated English translation of the Japanese Shonen Soar tweet citing “poor bodily situation.”
Of their assertion, as translated by unofficial accounts, Akutami mentioned that it’s “not any severe sickness” and that their “psychological well being is totally effective, so don’t worry about it.”
Although Akutami could also be stepping away, Jujutsu Kaisen stays immensely fashionable. In March, Studio MAPPA introduced the primary feature-length film based mostly on the sequence.