Jujutsu Kaisen, the manga behind one in every of 2020’s hottest anime sequence, is occurring hiatus because of creator Gege Akutami’s well being. In response to an announcement in Weekly Shonen Bounce No. 29, and confirmed by the Shonen Jump Twitter account, the sequence is predicted to select again up in a month.
“We want Gege Akutami a restful time without work and stay up for the following chapter,” Shonen Bounce shared on Twitter, together with a handwritten notice 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 lately, the most recent chapter of the manga ran with unfinished panels, signaling to some followers that Akutami is likely to be planning a break. Nonetheless, the reason for the manga creator’s ailment is unclear, with the automated English translation of the Japanese Shonen Bounce tweet citing “poor bodily situation.”
Of their assertion, as translated by unofficial accounts, Akutami stated that it’s “not any severe sickness” and that their “psychological well being is totally high quality, so don’t worry about it.”
Although Akutami could also be stepping away, Jujutsu Kaisen stays immensely common. In March, Studio MAPPA introduced the primary feature-length film primarily based on the sequence.