The latest chapter of Jujutsu Kaisen has pulled back the curtain on the true reason behind Sukuna’s intense animosity towards Yuji. While fans have long known about Sukuna’s disdain for the protagonist, the narrative has taken an unexpected turn, exposing a petty and unexpected source of hatred.
JJK Chapter 248 is such amazing chapter that adds more depth to Sukuna’s character from the standpoint of having a clash of ideals and it also reveals cool stuff about Yuji. Yuji is one of the few that can perceive Sukuna’s slashes and he has RCT.#JujutsuKaisen #JJK #呪術廻戦 pic.twitter.com/Xykpdt0HWZ
— shounenVibes🎮🍎🍉 (@iam_samuel5) January 21, 2024
The saga kicks off with Yuji Itadori unwittingly becoming Sukuna’s vessel by swallowing the feared special-grade cursed object – one of Ryomen Sukuna’s fingers. Normally, such an act would spell immediate death, but Yuji defies the odds by incarnating the curse and suppressing the King of Curses within him.
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The recent chapter, Jujutsu Kaisen ‘Chapter 248’, lifts the veil on Sukuna’s longstanding hatred for Yuji. Contrary to the assumption that Sukuna despises Yuji due to being trapped in the vessel, it appears the source of Sukuna’s resentment is far more trivial.
we’ve always known sukuna hates yuji the most. but to me it seems like he envies yuji without being actually aware of it. maintaining your ideals while having an unshakable, unbreakable sense of self. someone like sukuna who lacks ideals can’t understand. #jjk248 pic.twitter.com/TAvBEUw1Ji
— Gloken グロ剣 験 (@gurokenn) January 18, 2024
Sukuna’s disdain for Yuji is rooted in the latter’s relentless resilience and unwavering strength. Despite being constantly belittled and referred to as a mere “brat,” Yuji consistently rises to the challenge. ‘Chapter 248’ unveils Sukuna’s realization of Yuji’s rapid progress, particularly in mastering the intricate Reverse Cursed Technique within a remarkably short period.
Sukuna hates Yuji cus he knows he has an insane amount of potential but thinks he’ll never reach it cause of his mindset
— Ｅｌｏｈｉｍ (@Elohimbutcooler) January 21, 2024
As the brat stands up against the King of Curses, Sukuna grapples with his own internal conflict, unable to fathom why he is so perturbed. It becomes clear that Sukuna cannot accept being challenged by someone seemingly weaker, solely relying on sheer willpower. The chapter discloses Sukuna’s deeper desire – not just to eliminate Yuji physically but to shatter his ideals. While the outcome remains uncertain, one undeniable truth emerges – Sukuna has always recognized Yuji’s strength.
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