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Naoya JJK plays a very crucial role as an antagonist in the JJK anime series. Moreover, he is also popularly known as The Fastest. Indeed, he plays the role of psycho villain in this anime series. Furthermore, he is known to be the youngest son of Naobito Zenin. His father was the 26th head of the Zenin family or Zenin clan. In fact, after his father’s unfortunate demise, he expressed the feeling of wanting the throne. Therefore, he wanted to become the next Zenin family’s head. He believed that he was the only one left as a worthy successor.

About the anime series “Jujutsu Kaisen” (Naoya JJK)

Jujutsu Kaisen is a very popular Japanese anime series. Indeed, there are a lot of individuals around the world who are a part of its fanbase. Moreover, this anime series Jujutsu Kaisen is based on its manga series. The manga series has the same title as its anime adaptation. This anime series first started airing with its first chapter coming out on March 5th, 2018. Meanwhile, this anime series is still ongoing. Hence, more episodes and seasons are being added to it. However, just recently there was also an anime film Jujutsu Kaisen: O from this franchise. Lastly, the narrative of this anime series is set up in a fantasy-based world. Also, in this world cursed spirits exist that feed on human souls.

Naoya JJK: Character overview and details

Character name: Naoya Zenin

Anime Name: Jujutsu Kaisen

Japanese name: 禪院直哉

Alias Names: The Fastest Cursed Spirit Naoya

Race: Human & Vengeful curse

Status: Alive

Gender: male

Age: 27

Affiliation: Zenin family and The Hei

Occupation: Jujutsu sorcerer and Head of the Hei

Grade: Special Grade 1


  • Naobito Zenin (Father)
  • Unnamed Older Brothers
  • Ogi Zenin (Uncle)
  • Toji Fushiguro (Cousin)
  • Maki Zenin (Cousin)
  • Mai Zenin (Cousin)
  • Megumi Fushiguro (Second Nephew)

Crimes committed:

  • Attempted fratricide
  • Mass property destruction
  • Attempted murder by proxy
  • Psychological abuse
  • Terrorism
  • Attempted usurpation
  • Stalking

Powers & skills:

  • High-level tactician
  • genius-level intellect
  • Martial arts
  • Great cursed energy
  • Enhanced speed
  • Enhanced strength
  • Projection sorcery

Type of Villain: Egotistical Dark Messiah

Famous dialogue by Naoya JJK anime character

While describing his hatred towards Maki, he says the following:

“Worry about the head of the clan right now. Besides the who’s dying is Maki.”

Appearance of the Naoya JJK anime character

His character is portrayed as a handsome young man. Moreover, he is tall. Furthermore, his body build is fit and slim. Meanwhile, his sharp eyes are brown. His hair is blonde. However, there are highlights of dark green on the roots of his hair. He looks very mischievous. He always has an arrogant smile on his face.

Meanwhile, in his head, he believes that his appearance is good and fits a clan head. He implies that he looks much better than other members like Jinichi. In addition, in his left year, he has a total of three piercings. Specifically, one is on the earlobe and the other two are on the top. His clothes consist of traditional attire like the ones that other clan members wear. He styles a long-sleeved white shirt along with a kimono that is dark blue. Thereafter, his attire consists of hakama bottoms that are very light colored along with sandals.

By Grace