Yuta Okkotsu is a major supporting character in the Jujutsu Kaisen series as well as the main protagonist in the prequel series, Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Jujutsu High. He was initially a cursed human of special grade, haunted by his late childhood friend, Rika Orimoto. Yuta was mentored by Satoru Gojo, who enrolled him at Tokyo Jujutsu High.
Yuta is a second-year Jujutsu High student who works as a jujutsu sorcerer. He was training with Miguel in Africa until the Shibuya Incident, when he returned to Tokyo.