Why Does Gojo Satoru Wear A Blindfold?

There is no one quite like our Gojo Sensei. The chaotic and powerful man has an air of mystery around him; one of them being his blindfold. Why does Satoru Gojo cover his eyes?

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Why Does Gojo Satoru Cover His Eyes?
Gojo Satoru

To reiterate for the thousandth time, Satoru Gojo is the strongest man in the Jujutsu Kaisen Universe. No one can compete with the guy in terms of skills, power, chaos, or looks.

And is he a looker! Gojo Satoru is one of the prettiest anime boys in creation. Most of that charm comes from his beautiful blue eyes. However, Gojo keeps them covered in the majority of the series. Why is that? Why does Gojo hide his eyes?

Why Does Gojo Satoru Cover His Eyes?

Why Does Gojo Satoru Cover His Eyes?
Gojo's Blindfold during events of Jujutsu Kaisen

Gojo possesses a unique innate technique called the Six Eyes. It provides the user with amazing perception and the capacity to fully utilize the Limitless. In the last hundred years, Satoru Gojo is the first sorcerer to be born with both the Limitless and the Six Eyes.

The Limitless' Infinity ability can be changed to automatic with the Six Eyes. This allows the user to quickly assess the threat of an oncoming projectile based on its mass, speed, and form, among other things. This is one of the reasons why even the fiercest characters in the show are wary of Gojo Satoru when it comes to going up against him.

The user may keep their brain fresh at all times by employing the Six Eyes to calculate a reverse cursed technique automatically. Perhaps this explains why Gojo is able to come up with the most chaotic ideas while kicking ass 24x7.

Unless the eyes are covered, the Six Eyes will exhaust its user more easily, even while using a reverse cursed technique. Gojo is often seen covering his eyes with a blindfold when working and during battles. On his days off he roams around in a pair of shades.

Are Gojo Satoru’s Glasses Special?

Why Does Gojo Satoru Cover His Eyes?
Gojo Satoru Killing it in Glasses

Of course, they are or we’d be click-baiting you with this subheading. Even when blindfolded, the Six-Eyes allow the user's eyes to act as a high-resolution camera. To mitigate the disadvantages in the long run, the user must employ a blindfold, dark sunglasses, or bandage wraps, among other things.

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Gojo's shades are far too dark for a regular human to see through. However, due to Six Eyes, Gojo has no problem seeing things hyper-clearly. Objects with no cursed energy can be detected with the blindfold by detecting the residuals and flow of the cursed energy around them.

Why Does Gojo Satoru Cover His Eyes?

However, advanced Limitless techniques like Hollow Purple and Unlimited Void require the Six Eyes to be completely unrestrained, allowing the user to access their full potential.