Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1: Release Date and Time

Learn more about the Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1 release date here!

by J.R. Waugh
Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1 Release
Image: MAPPA

Jujutsu Kaisen is entering its long-awaited second season this year, with a legion of fans eager to watch. The series is set to adapt some of its most popular arcs and will run for 2 full cours, totaling 23 episodes. The deck seems stacked in favor of this being an exciting experience even for casual viewers wanting to see some action-heavy sorcery anime. But for those wanting to tune in, you might want to know the specifics so you won’t miss one of the biggest anime releases of the year. Learn more about the Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1 release date here!

Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1 Release Date and Time

Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1 will release on Crunchyroll on July 6, 2023 as a simulcast at 10 AM PT / 12 PM CT / 1 PM ET, with weekly installments over 2 cours.

Jujutsu Kaisen will air first in Japan on July 6, 2023, at 11:56 PM JST on MBS and TBS. Crunchyroll has confirmed it will release the subbed episodes weekly, after the show airs in Japan.

Related: Jujutsu Kaisen Anime Season 2 Release Date Schedule

For those wanting to know exactly when the episode airs, we’ve got you covered as well. Here’s our time zone guide based on the release of Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Episode 1!

Time ZoneRelease Time
Pacific Time (Los Angeles, Vancouver)10:00 AM PST
Central Time (Chicago, Regina)12:00 PM CST
Eastern Time (New York, Toronto)1:00 PM EST
Atlantic Time (Halifax, Fredericton)2:00 PM AST
Brazil (Brasília Time)2:00 PM BST
UK and Ireland6:00 PM GMT
Europe7:00 PM CEST
Moscow8:00 PM MSK
India10:30 PM IST
Vietnam and ThailandJuly 7, 12:00 AM ICT
PhilippinesJuly 7, 1:00 AM PHT

We will keep you updated with any additional changes as the series premieres!

When Will the Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Simulcast Be Announced?

UPDATE: Crunchyroll has officially released their simulcast times for Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2. It will run for 23 episodes, 2 cours, and 2 major story arcs.

What Arcs Are in Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2?

Image: MAPPA

Jujutsu Kaisen covers Gojo’s Past Arc (Hidden Inventory, Episodes 1-5) upon its release and extends into the Shibuya Incident Arc later on (Episodes 6-23) in Season 2. These are collectively some of the most popular story arcs in the JJK fandom and their adaptation is hotly anticipated, especially the meatier Shibuya Incident that covers 56 chapters of the manga.

Get ready, as this ride is going to be a bumpy one, and MAPPA is surely going to deliver the goods!

- This article was updated on September 7th, 2023

About The Author

J.R. is a content creator with AOTF and has been covering gaming and entertainment in the industry since 2022. Along with a B.A. in History from the University of Cincinnati, he has studied at the University of Birmingham, UK, and part of his M.A. at the University of Waterloo. You'll find J.R. particularly at home writing about the hottest manga and anime. He is highly passionate about horror, strategy, and RPGs, and anything about Star Trek or LOTR. When not ranting about fan theories or writing guides, J.R. also manages his local movie theater.