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Jujutsu Kaisen (often abbreviated in fandom as JJK) is a long-running manga by Gege Akutami. In Japan, Jujutsu Kaisen is serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump. Viz Media is the publisher of the English translation of the manga in North America. It has also been adapted into an anime by Studio Mappa, the first season of which aired internationally on Crunchyroll from October 2020 to March 2021.
When high schooler Itadori Yuuji encounters an evil spirit bound to a cursed object, he is thrown into perilous world of Jujutsu Sourcery and Curses.
Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu High School
- Itadori Yuuji, protagonist and first year high school student
- Fushiguro Megumi, first year student and classmate of Itadori
- Gojo Satoru, instructor at Tokyo Jujutsu highschool and Itadori's mentor
- Kugisaki Nobara, first year student and classmate of Itadori
- Zen'in Maki, second year Tokyo student
- Inumaki Toge, second year Tokyo student
- Panda, second year Tokyo student
- Okkotsu Yuuta, second year Tokyo student and protagonist of the prequel manga 'Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Jujutsu High'
- Nanami Kento, staff member at Tokyo Jujutsu High School
Kyoto Prefectural Jujutsu High School
- Nitta Arata, First year student
- Zen'in Mai, second year student and Maki's sister
- Miwa Kasumi, second year student
- Muta Kokichi / Mechamaru Ultimate,second year student
- Todo Aoi, Nishimiya Momo, third year student
- Kamo Noritoshi, third year student
- Gakuganji Yoshinobu, faculty
- Iori Utahime, faculty
- Ryomen Sukuna, king of curses and evil spirit whose host is Itadori
- Geto Suguru, antagonist
- Mashito, antagonist and cursed spirit
- Jogo, antagonist and cursed spirit
- Hanami, antagonist and cursed spirit
- Dagon antagonist and cursed spirit
- Yoshino Junpei, non-Jujutsu sorcerer and friend of Itadori
Jujutsu Kaisen quickly gained popularity on AO3 and Tumblr, with over 13,000 works posted to AO3 in the "呪術廻戦 | Jujutsu Kaisen (Anime)" fandom within ten months of the anime's premier. The manga (tagged as a separate fandom on AO3) followed a similar rise in popularity. 
Many popular ships are centered around the protagonist, Yuji, with various members of the cast. Some of the most popular are Yuji x Gojo, Yuji x Sukuna, Yuji x Megumi, Megumi x Sukuna, or some combination of all of them. Gojo-sensei is also a popular character for shipping, and is often paired with Geto.
As for the female characters, Nobara x Maki is a popular femslash ship.
- Lost in Paradise by Zanuse
- Jujutsu Kaisen Openings but its Montero by KingerEdits
- Internet Archive Snapshot of AO3 tag, Snapshot made 12 Aug 2021. Accessed 1 Sep 2021.