Itadori and Junpei

Jujutsu Kaisen couples the best of friend relationships!

Do you know the story of Itadori and Junpei? Itadori and Junpei are the main characters in Jujutsu Kaisen. Itadori and Junpei are the best of friends and also rivals. Itadori and Junpei are the most powerful characters in Jujutsu Kaisen. This post, introduce these two characters to you.


Itadori Yūji Jujutsu Kaisen


( Yuji Itadori)

Yuji is a young man of average height and looks slim in baggy clothes but has a slim and muscular physique. He also has relatively large, light brown eyes and light pink hair (in the manga it is golden brown) styled in a undercut style. Yuji is a fair man who really cares about not only his teammates but anyone he sees as people of his own will, regardless of whether his relationship with them is deep or shallow.

  • Full name: Yuji Itadori

    Gender: Male

    Date of birth: March 20th

    Age: 15

    Height: 173cm 

    Weight: 80kg

    Hair color: Black and Pink

    Eye color: Light Brown

    Occupation: Jujutsu Student

    Grade: Special grade


    • Wasuke Itadori (Grandfather)
    • Jin Itadori (Father)
Junpei Jujutsu Kaisen


(Junpei Yoshino)

  • Junpei has shoulder-length black hair that covers the right half of his face (thus hiding the scar), pale skin, and dark eyes. Right from the first introduction, he was seen wearing a black and white shirt or a simple white T-shirt with a black rectangular print on the front, along with long black pants and sneakers. Junpei is a reserved and indifferent person who doesn’t like others. He has very negative views about people and society in general. If there existed a button that could kill everyone he hated, he wouldn’t press it.

  • Full name: Junpei Yoshino

    Gender: Male

    Age: 17

    Hair color: Dark Brown

    Eye color: Dark Green

    Occupation: High School Student – Curse User


    • Nagi Yoshino (Mother)

How did Itadori and Junpei in Jujutsu Kaisen?

Yuji Itadori vs Junpei Yoshino is a battle between Tokyo Jujutsu High first-year student Yuji Itadori and student turned curse user Junpei Yoshino after Junpei … The two met while Yuji was on his first mission since his “death”, and quickly became friends thanks to a shared passion for cinema (especially horror movies). Yuji met his new friend’s mother and they beat that in turn. Junpei met Mahito, a curse (a type of demon) who wanted to help him get revenge against those who harassed him. But Mahito was a merciless manipulator and made sure that Junpei’s mother was killed so that Junpei would directly reach his followers with his newly found power. Mahito then turned Junpei into a curse, killing him.

What is the Itadori and Junpei relationship Jujutsu Kaisen?

ItaJun is the slash ship between Yuji Itadori and Junpei Yoshino from the Jujutsu Kaisen fandom… … Status of Relationship. Friends; Junpei is dead …

Did Itadori killed Junpei in Jujutsu Kaisen?

Yes. In a moment, Junpei’s body painfully contorts from Mahito’s Idle Transfiguration. Junpei’s mutated form charges at Itadori, who pleads with Sukuna to save his friend. His request is spitefully denied, spurring a burst of rapturous laughter from Sukuna and Mahito as a teary-eyed Junpei dies at Itadori’s feet.

Does Itadori die in jujutsu Kaisen?

Not Yes. Jujutsu Kaisen’s Itadori becomes the series’ first character to bite the dust, but thankfully this tangle with death looks to be a temporary one. After Sukuna holds Itadori’s body hostage, the young Jujutsu Sorcerer decides to end his own life by taking back control while his heart is outside his body.

Who killed Junpei in Jujutsu Kaisen?

It was Mira. It was revealed while others were knocked out she was allowed by Zero to wander around and ‘satisfy’ her heart feeling.

Why can’t Itadori switch back in Jujutsu Kaisen?

But the gist of it is that it has to be mutual when they switch. Meaning Sukuna has to be willing. Because if not, then that’s what happens. Itadori not being able to switch back right away is the consequence of forcing Sukuna.

Does Junpei survive jujutsu?

Sadly, Junpei is not alive in Jujutsu Kaisen. He is dead and will not be returning anytime in the series. After being transformed, he collapses and lies motionless at Itadori’s feet.

Does Junpei join Jujutsu Tech?

After being told the truth, Yuji is left heartbroken and asks Junpei to join him at the technical college where he would be able to meet a great set of wonderful people who he can rely on, reassuring him that they will definitely find the person who cursed his mom and punish them.