Next Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter Countdown – Chapter 247

Here's when Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247 is coming out.

by Drew Kopp

Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 246 deals with the explosive aftermath of Sukuna’s trial. While it did not go as well as the King of Curses’ enemies had hoped, it did remove one of the villain’s most dangerous assets from play, leaving him vulnerable to an all-out assault.

With many of the series’ strongest (and most popular) characters locked in a free-for-all against the deadliest sorcerer ever born, the stakes of the battle against Sukuna have never been higher. Here’s the release date and countdown for Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247.

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247 Release Date and Countdown

Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247 will be released on Sunday, January 7th, at 8 AM PT / 11 AM ET. As is often the case with the turning of the year, most manga published in Shonen Jump will take a one-week break to celebrate the first week of the New Year.

Jujutsu Kaisen is one of the most popular manga in the world, and new chapters are released at different times in different countries. Here’s a time zone release chart for new chapters of Jujutsu Kaisen if you want to know when new chapters will be released in your region!

Related: Jujutsu Kaisen Manga Release Date Schedule 2023: When You Can Expect New Chapters

Time ZoneRelease Time
Pacific Time (Los Angeles, Vancouver)8:00 AM PST
Mountain Time (Calgary, Denver)9:00 AM MST
Central Time (Chicago, Regina)10:00 AM CST
Eastern Time (New York, Toronto)11:00 AM EST
Atlantic Time (Halifax, Fredericton)12:00 PM AST
Brazil (Brasília Time)12:00 PM BST
UK and Ireland4:00 PM GMT
Europe5:00 PM CEST
Moscow6:00 PM MSK
India8:30 PM IST
Vietnam and Thailand10:00 PM ICT
Philippines11:00 PM PHT
Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247
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Where to Read Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 247

The story of Jujutsu Kaisen is full of exciting twists and gut-wrenching turns, and you can read the whole thing on Viz Media. Unfortunately, unless you get a premium subscription, you can only read the three most recently released chapters of Jujutsu Kaisen.

If you don’t want to spend money on a Viz Media account, you can read Jutjutsu Kaisen for free on Manga Portal. This is where I read a lot of my manga, and it’s an excellent website if you want something a little more “off the grid.”

Related: 10 Strongest Female Characters in Jujutsu Kaisen

Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 246 Recap

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Images: Gege Akutami / Shueisha / VIZ Media

With Higuruma’s Deadly Sentencing failing to suppress Sukuna’s Cursed Energy, the King of Curses can unleash his wrath on the lawyer. Fortunately, Atsuya Kusakabe teleports in and uses Shadow Style: Simple Domain to suppress Sukuna’s own Domain Expansion, and Yuji Itadorio, Choso, and Tatsuma Ino soon join him.

As cavalier and dismissive as ever, Sukuna initially holds his own against all five combatants, but the tide shifts in our heroes’ favor when Ino unsheaths Kento Nanami’s blunt sword, which has been infused with Nanami’s innate Cursed Technique. This catches Sukuna off-guard and gives Yuji a chance to get in close and get a few good punches on his long-time tormentor.

At that moment, Higuruma reveals that the actual end goal of Sukuna’s trial was to use the Executioner’s Blade to kill Sukuna without hurting Megumi Fushigoro. Unfortunately, it looks like Higuruma is willing to sacrifice himself to save Yuji’s best friend, viewing it as atonement for his past transgressions.

- This article was updated on December 20th, 2023

About The Author

Drew Kopp has been a writer at Attack of the Fanboy for three months and has covered Baldur's Gate 3, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and Ahsoka. He has a Bachelor's in Creative Writing and loves writing about indie games and celebrity gossip. When he isn't writing, he can be found reading fantasy books or rocking out as Bard in Dungeons & Dragons.