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Why do characters from Jujutsu Kaisen make so many references to the Naruto-verse?

I'd argue that most of the supposed references to Naruto aren't specific to Naruto or are more general than they're portrayed. 1: Taijutsu (体術 literally body techniques) is a term that generally ...
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Do we know what Hanami says before her words are automatically translated for the sake of the viewers?

Here is what I gather from the web (source 1; source 2). Note I don't know the manga/anime, so I might be missing some contexts. Translations are more or less literal. Let me know if they don't make ...
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What honorific does Panda use when speaking to Yaga Masamichi?

He says "いませんけど", so you are correct that it's the -masen ending since there isn't really anything else in that response anyway. The reason this is odd is because of what Yaga says that ...
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Why does a similar cursed spirit manifest at Yasohachi Bridge as had manifested at the juvenile detention center?

Is it the case that any cursed spirit that a finger of Sukuna brings into manifestation will have the same form? Yes, they are called Finger Bearers. They are cursed spirit that becomes a special ...
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What does the black-and-white fish symbolize in the opening credits for 'Jujutsu Kaisen'?

I was also wondering this, and also thought the fish could represent Sukuna or Junpei, but after watching the series over again, I've found that about 43-45 seconds into the opening it shows the black/...
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What does the black-and-white fish symbolize in the opening credits for 'Jujutsu Kaisen'?

According to a Tumblr post, it is the Pomacanthus imperator, or emperor angelfish. Contrary to what you have pointed out, a website states that: General aquarium Angelfish are not poisonous. If you ...
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Who really said these words that Todo quotes in his day-dream?

Todo was quoting Antonio Inoki... and song lyrics. The quote "How can a fool think about losing before he does it?" was a parody of Antonio Inoki's reply in a pre-match interview at '90 New ...
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What does Yuji mean by the question "Was that Ichiro?" at the start of the Goodwill Event?

That is in reference to what Utahime said: 先輩を敬え!(Respect your senpai!) This comes from the interview of baseball player Ichiro Suzuki, after Japan's championship in the 2006 World Baseball Classic. (...
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What is this dark alleyway scene from the second opening credits of Jujutsu Kaisen?

I believe the scene pictured happened in the past, and shows Past!Noritoshi Kamo doing... something, presumably related to the Cursed Wombs (since they are the focal points of the last few episodes). ...
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Why is Todo able to make recommendations to Principal Gakuganji for promoting Jujutsu sorcerers to Grade 1?

You are correct about his rank allowing him to do so. Basically, the person giving the recommendation has to be ranked higher than you. When it comes to being ranked to grade 1, they need to have ...
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What's the reason Yuji Itadori has superhuman strength before being able to handle cursed energy?

The answer has been given in the manga. Spoilers below for chapter 143.
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What is the reason that Satoru Gojo still makes hand signs to activate the Infinity when he made it automatic?

Just like @Rumpelstiltskin said, it's because it's supposed to act as an indicator that he is using his powers, and also to add more flair into the show. Considering that it's a show which revolves ...
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Which chapter of the manga does Season 1 of Jujutsu Kaisen anime end in?

Chapter 63. According to https://latestnews.fresherslive.com, Chapter 63 of Jujutsu Kaisen was adapted for the season one finale. The narrative concludes the Death Painting arc, which is included in ...
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In the first opening of 'Jujutsu Kaisen', what does the water filling the train that Yuji is riding signify?

I think~ Being in the water till knees means he has already drowned in the world of Sorcerers and which is causing him unconsciousness because of Sukuna's fingers or Sukuna himself. And the water will ...
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How many fingers are needed for Itadori to be controlled?

Before Itadori's apparent death, Sukuna consumed 3 fingers: 1 eaten in school in introduction arc 1 eaten after given from Gojo in introduction arc 1 taken by Sukuna after killing finger spirit in ...
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Is Gojou-sensei blind?

Satoru Gojo is always seen wearing his signature black blindfold and otherwise a pair of dark eyeglasses not because he is blind but because it is a part of who he is; it is distinctive and has become ...
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Was Sukuna always stronger than Satoru Gojo, or became stronger and at some point surpassed him?

First of all, given that Sukuna is millenia-old sorcerer, it's more likely that Gojo (presumably) had suprassed him at some point. Re you question: according to the last panel of 235, Gojo indeed was ...
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How come Mahoraga didn't adapt to Sukuna's pyrokinetic ability?

So, as of the date this answer is being written, we still do not have any explanations about Sukuna's "fire"/pyrokinetic powers. Sukuna has demonstrated this ability twice in the story, ...
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Which chapter of the manga does Season 2 of Jujutsu Kaisen anime end in?

According to this website, the 2nd series deals with 渋谷事変, which ends in Chapters 136-137 of Volume 16.
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How exactly did Mahito meet Sukuna?

Mahito touches Yuji: When Yuji first ate Sukuna’s finger, Gojo states Yuji “combined” or “merged” with it. This could likely mean Sukuna’s and Yuji’s souls became one. So when Mahito uses his Idle ...
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Why did Kenjaku (Pseudo Geto) force Mahito not to use hostages to force a pact between Sukuna and Yuji?

This is answered by Geto near the start of episode 14 "Kyoto Sister School Exchange Event—Group Battle 0—" (Transcription: "Kyōto Shimai-kō Kōryū-kai—Dantai-sen ⓪—"; Japanese: ...
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Why are Maki and Nobara surprised by Megumi's response that Panda smells like the sun ('ohisama')?

According to Jisho, it's "children's language". The お (o) prefix is used for formality, and さま (sama) is a very formal suffix typically used for extremely high-ranking / important people. ...
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What exactly does Sukuna say when Itadori breaks into Mahito's Domain Expansion?

I just watched the scene. I think your understanding is correct. He says お前が死のうと、お前が死のうと、どうでもいい (Omae ga sinouto, Omae ga sinouto, doudemo ii), which literally translates to you die, or you die, it ...
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Why Yuji can hurt Mahito but Kento can't?

Aditya Sahu is right: this is explained by Mahito himself in Episode 10 Idle Transfiguration (Japanese: 無為転変; Transcription: "Mui Tenpen") and Episode 12 To You, Someday (Japanese: いつかの君へ; ...
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Why Yuji can hurt Mahito but Kento can't?

mahito explains that himself. it is because itadori is a vessel and can contain soul and can reach souls of someone else's too and also he says that itadori is has more understanding of soul and ...
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