Eve’s Jujutsu Kaisen Anime Opening Theme Gets Animated Music Video

20.November.2020 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

An official music video was released for Eve’s Jujutsu Kaisen anime opening theme Kaikai Kitan which features clips from the series.


Jujutsu Kaisen is a manga series written and illustrated by Akutami Gege that’s serialised in Weekly Shonen Jump. It has over 10 million copies in circulation. A 24-episode anime adaptation began airing last month.

Eve recently announced that his first ever EP Kaikai Kitan/Ao no Waltz will be released on December 23, 2020. The EP will feature a total of seven songs including Eve’s opening theme Kaikai Kitan for the TV anime series Jujutsu Kaisen, the main theme Ao no Waltz and insert song Shinkai (song reading not confirmed, ‘心海’ in Japanese) for the upcoming anime film Josee, the Tiger and the Fish which is set for release on December 25, 2020, Yakusoku for the new project WonderWord, and three additional tracks.


Jujutsu Edition copies of the EP include cover art from Jujutsu Kaisen and comes with a DVD featuring ‘exclusive video content.’ Josee Edition copies feature Josee, the Tiger and the Fish cover art, while Regular Edition copies feature original artwork by Mah who also worked on Eve’s previous releases BunkaOtogi, and Smile.


Kaikai Kitan Music Video


Select music stores in Japan are offering additional gifts to those who pick up copies of the EP. If you order the CD in Japan by November 20, 2020, you will also get a music video DVD and free sticker. Full info can be found on the EP’s official website.


©Gege Akutami / Shueisha・Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee


  • Teaser for CrosSing Cover Song Project’s 3rd Season Shows Miyu Tomita Performing Jujutsu Kaisen Opening

    29.September.2022 | MUSIC

    In March 2022, the cover song project CrosSing was launched. Amassing instant popularity, tracks featured as part of the project have pulled in millions of views. The project has featured popular voice actors Maaya Uchida, Kana Hanazawa, and Akari Kito. 


    CrosSing’s first compilation album CrosSing Collection Vol. 1 was released on September 21, and in addition to the 12 incredible tracks currently available on YouTube and streaming services, Kana Hanazawa’s cover of Rain from Makoto Shinkai’s short anime film The Garden of Words is included as a bonus track. This song won’t be available to stream, so grab the album–and don’t miss out on the preview video on YouTube to hear a small snippet!


    On September 21, the first performer for the third season of the project was revealed to be voice actress and singer Miyu Tomita. Known for her work in anime series like Made in Abyss and Interspecies Reviewers, Tomita covered Eve’s Kaikai Kitan, the opening theme for the popular series Jujutsu Kaisen. The recording video will be released on September 28 at 20:00, so don’t miss it!



    Other performers to appear during CrosSing’s third season include Shugo Nakamura, Yoko Hikasa, Ayana Taketatsu, Yurika Kubo, and Megumi Nakajima. 

  • Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie Inspires Limited Time Tamagotchi Collaboration

    14.September.2022 | ANIME&GAME

    Premium Bandai has opened orders for three Tamagotchi inspired by Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie! These special items will be available to order until October 7 at 23:00, and fans of the film and the anime series won’t want to miss this chance.

    The Tamagotchi will come in three designs, inspired by the characters Okkotsu, Gojo, and Geto. 


    By feeding snacks to Okkotsu and engaging in mini-games, users can eventually discover and develop 13 different characters from the film!

    Players will find three unique mini-games to play. In one, they must avoid a black rope by pressing buttons. In the second, players will be taking photos of crepes, and in the third, users will be pressing specific buttons at just the right moment to correctly line up images of characters from the film. The mini-games include appearances by Panda, Miguel, Mimiko, and Nanako. 


    Fans will want to keep an eye out for other appearances and familiar scenes from the film as they play with their Tamagotchi!


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  • Eve to Release First Video Collection, Reveals Music Video for ‘Kaikai Kitan (Adam by Eve ver.)

    01.September.2022 | MUSIC

    Eve has announced the release of his first video collection, ZINGAI, on December 13, 2022. The artist has also released the music video for Kaikai Kitan (Adam by Eve ver.) on his official YouTube channel. 


    During the additional Nippon Budokan performance of Eve Live Tour 2022 Kaizin, a video rolled after the final song, surprising audiences with the announcement of Eve’s first video collection. This release will commemorate the 5th anniversary of the release of Eve’s album Culture on December 13, 2017.


    Even’s first video work ZINGAI features live footage from his performances at Nippon Budokan. Fans will also find Kaikai Kitan, the opening for the popular anime series Jujutsu Kaisen, featured heavily. The track has been streamed over 300 million times and played over 250 million times on YouTube, and became one of the biggest tracks overseas on Spotify in 2021. Music videos for some of Eve’s biggest hits, including Dramaturgy, Literary Nonsense, and As You Like It will be included in HD. ZINGAI will also include commentary by Eve himself.


    Kaikai Kitan (Adam by Eve ver.) – Eve (Music Video)

    The Limited First Edition comes in a special resin case with a framed box along with a special 60-page book featuring live photos, music video art, rehearsal snapshots, storyboards, and more. Fans will also find an original sticker sheet and an original Live Pass. 


    The jacket illustration is by Mai Yoneyama, the illustrator who created the music videos for Eve’s Raison Detre and YOKU. A special website for the ZINGAI video collection is now open.


    Be sure to keep an eye out for more news from Eve!


    Eve Live Tour 2022 ‘Kaizin’ – Nippon Budokan Additional Performance Set List



    The set list from Eve’s concert at Nippon Budokan has been transformed into a playlist now available on Apple Music, Spotify, and LINE MUSIC. The image for the playlist is a live photo from the show, and you won’t want to miss it!

  • Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie Gets Collaboration Cafe at Three Tower Records Cafe Locations

    24.August.2022 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD

    Tower Records Cafe locations in Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka have announced a collaboration with Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie! Starting September 9, fans will be able to grab some tasty treats and special merch. 


    Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie opened in theaters on December 24, 2021. A prequel to the beloved Jujutsu Kaisen series, the film was extremely well-recieved, remaining in theaters for over five months. Fans fell in love with the narrative and Yuta’s story, as well as the intricate fight scenes crafted by MAPPA and the impressive soundtrack. 


    To celebrate the film’s release on DVD and Blu-ray in September, Tower Records Cafe locations in Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka will hold limited-time collaboration cafes. The menu was inspired by familiar characters and their personalities, and visitors who reserve seats ahead of time will receive a bonus sticker featuring a newly-drawn illustration made exclusively for the event.


    Yuta Okkotsu’s Salted Cabbage Peperoncino: ¥1,580 (Tax Included)

    Panda’s Small Dishes & Pancakes: ¥1,580 (Tax Included)

    Satoru Gojo’s Sweet Meal: ¥1,380 (Tax Included)


    Part 1 Design

    Part 2 Design



    A random postcard will be handed out to those who order from the collaboration menu during the first phase of the cafe. There are a total of five to collect featuring Yuta, Maki, Toge, Panda, and Satoru. 


    Collaboration Goods


    Character Cards

    Guests will also be able to purchase exclusive merchandise featuring brand-new illustrations. For every ¥2,000 spent (including tax), guests will receive a character card as a bonus!

  • Popular Eve Song ‘Yakusoku’ Inspires Radio Drama

    01.August.2022 | MUSIC

    In October 2020, Eve released the track Yakusoku (Promise) in collaboration with the animation studio CloverWorks. Later, a creator submitted a response to an open call on the story website monogatary.com. This story, Iro ga Oyoide, Iki wo shita (The Colors Swam and Breathed), was inspired by the song. This incredible story will now be transformed into a 4-episode radio drama performed by incredible voice actors on Nippon Broadcasting System in August and September.


    The 2020 song Yakusoku was included on the Kaikai Kitan/Ao no Waltz EP. The music video was produced in collaboration with the animation studio CloverWorks, and has received over 8 million views. It was the first music video created as part of the WonderWorld project, which aims to share people’s personal stories through music and animation. The project’s theme is “creative expansion without barriers.” 

  • Jujutsu Kaisen Inspires First Theater Show Attraction at Universal Studios Japan

    28.July.2022 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

    The popular series Jujutsu Kaisen is getting its first theater show at Universal Studios Japan! Jujutsu Kaisen: The Real 4-D will open at the theme park on September 16, 2022 for a limited time only. For the first collab between the park and the globally-popular series, fans will be able to experience the ultra-realistic world of Jujutsu Kaisen through 3D imagery and special effects. 



    Jujutsu Kaisen: The Real 4-D


    The 4D ride will tell an entirely new story, allowing guests to experience a fight between the main cast and Cursed Spirits. Yuji Itadori and friends are fighting to prevent a conspiracy targeting the opening of a Jujutsu High School in Osaka. This will also mark the first time that characters from the series will appear in 3D. Along with Yuji, fans will be able to see Megumi Fushirugo, Nobara Kugisaki, Aoi Toudou, and Satoru Gojo in an entirely new way. Along with engaging graphics, fans can expect to experience seat vibrations, water splashes, and more. 


    Jujutsu Kaisen x Hollywood Dream – The Ride ~Kaikai Kitan~


    Along with the 4-D theater show, Hollywood Dream – The Ride will be transformed for the collaboration. The theme song for Jujutsu Kaisen, Kaikai Kitan by Eve, will be played on the ride for a limited time, from September 16, 2022 until January 18, 2023. The track is incredibly popular, and the opening for the series has been watched over 250 million times on YouTube. Listening to it on a roller coaster will be an entirely new experience and one that you can only experience at Universal Studios Japan!

    Additionally, there will be Jujutsu Kaisen-themed food and merchandise available during the crossover event. More information will be announced in the future.


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  • Third Jujutsu Kaisen Cafe to Open in Tokyo and Osaka

    22.July.2022 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD / SPOT

    The third Jujutsu Kaisen cafe will open for a limited time in both Tokyo and Osaka from August 11 to October 10, 2022!


    Jujutsu Kaisen began as a manga series and has been serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump in 2018. Created by Gege Akutami, an anime series aired in October 2020 and became a massive hit with audiences around the world. Jujutsu Kaisen 0: The Movie, a prequel film, was released in Japan in December 2021 and has grossed over ¥13.7 billion. A second season of the anime will premiere in 2023. 


    Masatsugu Nagasoe, who worked on the anime series as a storyboard artist and unit director, was in charge of creating the newly-drawn illustrations. The cafe has a striking mint green theme and will have a refreshing urban summer atmosphere.

    Advance Reservation Bonus: A4-size Clear Folder (1 variety)/ Drink Order Bonus: Original Coaster (8 varieties) / Merchandise Purchase Bonus: Original Shopping Bag (1 variety)



    [Yuji Itadori] Chicken over Rice

    [Megumi Fushiguro] Chimera Shadow Garden Sandwich

    [Nobara Kugisaki] Spiced Vegetable Curry

    Second-year Student Plate

    [Kento Nanami] Apple Pork Wrap

    [Satoru Gojo] Hollow Technique: Purple Cake

    Dagon’s Realm – Cursed Plate

     [Yuji Itadori] Passion Cranberry Tea Soda / [Megumi Fushiguro] Green Apple Mint Soda

    [Nobara Kugisaki] Orange Rosehip Tea Soda / [Kento Nanami] Coffee Mojito Soda

    [Satoru Gojo] Blue Hawaii Lemon Squash / Satoru Gojo’s Hot Coffee



    The cafe’s menu will include a number of dishes inspired by each of the main characters, including Yuji’s Chicken over Rice and sweets inspired by everyone’s favorite silver-haired character Satoru Gojo. Each drink is sure to refresh you during the hot summer months, and guests will also be able to grab original merchandise featuring newly-drawn art by MAPPA.


    This summer, why not spend a relaxing time surrounded by your favorite Jujutsu Kaisen characters?



  • Jujutsu Kaisen Attraction to Open at Universal Studios Japan for a Limited Time

    23.June.2022 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

    Universal Studios Japan has announced that it will be opening a selection of Jujutsu Kaisen attractions for a limited time starting September 16, 2022. The anime series has been a global smash hit since it premiered. 


    The original Jujutsu Kaisen manga series has sold over 65 million copies worldwide, and the recent Jujutsu Kaisen 0 film grossed over ¥13.7 billion at the domestic box office.


    Attractions will focus on the theme of “curses,” though there are no details as of yet as to what they will be or involve. Jujutsu Kaisen follows the story of Yuji Itadori, who becomes the host of a powerful curse named Ryomen Sukuna in order to protect his friends. Yuji then joins the Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School to train and become a sorcerer so that he can avoid an execution, as well as to help others fight against Cursed Spirits. Guests will be able to immerse themselves in the series’ world, and we’re excited to find out more details about what attractions will be coming to USJ this fall. 


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  • Eve Releases Music Video for ‘Bouto,’ Produced by Studio Khara, to Commemorate Tour Finale and Birthday

    26.May.2022 | MUSIC

    To celebrate Eve’s birthday and the end of his current tour, the artist has revealed the music video for Bouto! Produced by Studio Khara, the video was released as a surprise on Eve’s official YouTube channel.


    Bouto Music Video

    Bouto was included on Eve’s newest album Kaizin, released in March 2022. The track was also included in the musical film Adam by Eve: A Live in Animation. Eve’s current tour has been absolutely huge as the artist celebrates performing again since the world was altered due to the pandemic. The music video was animated by Khara, known by anime fans as the studio behind Evangelion. Don’t miss this incredible combo of music and art!

  • Netflix’s Bubble Anime Film Soundtrack to Release in May, Includes Ending Theme by Riria.

    27.April.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MOVIE / MUSIC

    The soundtrack for the anime film Bubble will be released on May 11, 2022, both in a physical version and on streaming services! The film is scheduled to open in theaters across Japan on May 13 and will be streaming globally on Netflix on April 28, 2022. The entire soundtrack is produced by beloved composer Hiroyuki Sawano.

    Wit Studio is in charge of Bubble’s animation. Tetsurou Araki (Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) is the film’s director while Gen Urobuchi (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) is the scriptwriter. Artist Takeshi Obata (Death Note) serves as the film’s original character designer and Satoshi Kadowaki (Attack on Titan) handles the chief animation direction. Singer-songwriter Riria will voice the film’s main heroine, Uta. She joins Jun Shison as Hibiki, Mamoru Miyano as Shin, Yuuki Kaji as Kai, Tasuku Hatanaka as Denki Ninja Leader, Sayaka Senbongi as Usagi, Marina Inoue as Undertaker Leader, and Alice Hirose as Makoto.

    Popular among Gen-Z, Riria wrote the ending theme Jaa ne, Mata Ne (See You, Catch You Later), which will be included on the soundtrack. Be sure to watch the film when it appears on Netflix next week!

  • Onigiri Cakes Inspired by Jujutsu Kaisen Character Inumaki Toge Announced

    24.April.2022 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD

    Online cake shop Cake.jp has begun selling a collection of six onigiri-shaped cakes inspired by the character Inumaki Toge from the popular anime series Jujutsu Kaisen! The items were originally released to great fanfare in December, and are now available again for a limited time.


    Inumaki Toge is able to use curses simply by speaking, and in order to avoid hurting anyone close to him, the only words he uses are the names of onigiri fillings.


    Inumaki Toge’s Onigiri Cakes

    Orange / Chocolate Mint / Rose / Blue Honeysuckle / Cookies & Cream / Green Soybean

    The set contains six cakes, each with a different flavor. Each cake is also wrapped in packaging featuring a scene from the series and this new release includes new flavors like orange and chocolate mint. In the warmer weather, try enjoying these cakes without thawing them!



  • Bubble Anime Film Opening Song by Eve Now Streaming, Special Website Open

    23.April.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    The opening theme for the anime film Bubble, Bubble feat. Uta by Eve, is now available to stream! To commemorate the release, a special website is now open and a LINE MUSIC playback campaign is underway. Winners can win incredible prizes like costumes worn by Eve during his 2022 tour and a pouch signed by the singer himself.


    Bubble feat. Uta is an up-tempo and fast-paced track that foreshadows the more intense scenes in the film and the fate awaiting the two main characters. The song features the singer Riria, who sings the ending theme for the film and portrays the main character Uta. The jacket illustration was provided by up-and-coming illustrator nIL, who was also in charge of the music video for Eve’s track Yuseiboushi. See the special website for more details!