Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 22 Release Date and Time is now set in stone and in a matter of days, the anime series reaches its season finale.
Jujutsu Kaisen is a supernatural horror anime series following Yuji Itadori, an occult-loving student, who encountered a powerful curse one fateful day: the rotting finger of Sukuna, an evil curse, and attracted curses to their school. In order to save his friends, Yuji stood up to the evil curse and became the host of Sukuna, which, in the process, gave Yuji powers.
The day Yuji became the bearer of Sukuna, Yuji passed the point of no return and trains with a secret group of sorcerers to harness his newly gained powers and utilize them to defeat other curses despite being possessed by a curse himself.
Studio MAPPA's successful shounen anime series scored a staggering 8.55/10 in MyAnimeList and has since become a fan-favorite since the inception of the show. It also secured its spot as the anime of the year award recipient at Crunchyroll this year. That being said, Jujutsu Kaisen has been high on the pedestal when it comes to ratings and high gross profits making fans demand more in a second season.
Warning! This portion may contain spoilers for Jujutsu Kaisen. Read at your own risk!
What happened in Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 21?
Episode 21 is baseball season in the Kyoto Goodwill Event. Haruta was trying to be nice to the cursed spirit but being a curse, it doesn't understand. Mahito shows Haruta two fingers of Sukuna and comments that Jujutsu High possesses about six fingers of Sukuna. Mahito also talks about other cursed objects in the school such as the Cursed Wombs: Death Paintings and only Tengen knows where the door is to get to where Sukuna's fingers are.
Earlier, while at the beach, Getou, Jougo, Hanami, and Mahito discuss who is stronger between Tengen and Satoru. Getou replies that Tengen has immortality though not eternal youth and he doesn't interfere with the world besides maintaining barriers.
Getou also revealed that the finger is just under a single-layer seal and they would fail to retrieve it. It's Mahito's cursed energy guarding the fingers. Getou also expresses that they wouldn't want to mess with Satoru to make him direct the actions towards Mahito's main mission. Also, the risk of trapping the students inside will be higher.
Hanami asks whether the move would kill all the students including Yuji, Sukuna's vessel, and Getou said he won't be recommending such considering that their plan would be ruined if Yuji dies so instead of killing him, they plan to kidnap him and use him as a pawn.
Getou sets the plan. It will be on the 31st of October in Shibuya where they will be giving it their all to seal Satoru in reverse.
At Jujutsu High, Kyotaka, with Yaga, Utahime, Gakuganji, and Mei, updates Satoru about the status of the school and the casualties and second-grade sorcerers. Kyotaka also revealed that there are semi-first grade sorcerers, five assistant supervisors, and two cursed storehouse guards standing by Jujutsu High who are still waiting for the report of Leiri.
The cursed spirit who caused everything is the same one Nanami encountered before. Utahime suggested sharing the information amongst students but Yaga suggested otherwise which Gakujangi agreed to as well. Satoru feels that something isn't right with the higher-ups are worried about Yuji.
On the other hand, Yuji and her friends are having their time with pizza and later on, with baseball. Yuji accidentally hit Todou. Gakujangi and Yaga are conversing about whether Gakujangi still hates Yuji, he replied that it's not about hate or like, it's because Yuji exists beyond Jujutsu laws and Satoru is keeping him alive.
Where to Watch Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 22 with English Subtitles?
Jujutsu Kaisen is available online through Crunchyroll in its original Japanese audio with English subtitles. For the price of $9.99 a month, or $79.99 a year, Jujutsu Kaisen is made available to premium subscribers of Crunchyroll one week earlier than its release to the general public, offering its vast library of animes in various countries except for Japan, China, Italy, Germany, and France.
Because of geographical limitations, not all can access Jujutsu Kaisen through Netflix and HBO Max so it depends on your place whether it is offered or not.
When are the Release Date and Time of Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 22?
Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 22 arrives on March 13, 2021, at 1: 45 PM EST/ 3:45 AM JST for the premium users of Crunchyroll. At the same time, the previous episode, Episode 21, will be released to the general public for free, especially to the followers of the show who has yet to subscribe to premium. This means that along with Episode 23 next week for premium subscribers, on March 20, 2021, Episode 22 of Jujutsu Kaisen will be released for all and for free.
Jujutsu Kaisen Episode 22 Countdown
This coming weekend, in a matter of five days, the events of Jujutsu Kaisen will unfold in episode 22 as the season nears its end. For non-premium subscribers, you'd have to wait one more week but no need to worry because Episode 21 arrives in five days for free.