In this week’s issue of Weekly Shonen Jump, it was revealed that a Jujutsu Kaisen mobile game is currently in development for Android and iOS. The game is titled Jujutsu Kaisen Phantom Parade, and it is being developed by Suzmap, the creators of the mobile game ‘KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World! Fantastic Days.’
While there’s not a lot of info yet regarding gameplay, the announcement did reveal the first five characters that are part of the game’s roster. The characters include:
- Yūji Itadori
- Megumi Fushigoro
- Nobara Kugisaki
- Satoru Gojō
- Kento Nanami
— 『呪術廻戦』アニメ公式 (@animejujutsu) June 14, 2021
Given that Jujutsu Kaisen Phantom Parade is being developed by the KonoSuba mobile game creators, we expect this upcoming mobile title to be a gacha game. Then again, you can say the same for almost every new mobile game based on an anime IP (gachas continue to be big hits after all).
While we’re confident that this will be a gacha game, we can’t say for sure if the game will get released outside of Japan. Though we hope it does release worldwide, especially as the series is incredibly popular worldwide.
In case you’re unfamiliar, Jujutsu Kaisen is an anime/manga series that’s currently ongoing. The series’ premise is described as (by Viz Media):