At their San Diego Comic-Con panel, Adult Swim programming block Toonami has announced plans to broadcast the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure TV anime. The David Production adaptation of Hirohiko Araki's genre hopping 1987 ongoing will make its US cable debut in October. More after the jump.
While smartphone game JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Shooters launched in 2014, riding the tail of All-Star Battle, back in December, it was updated to feature the characters from Diamond Is Unbreakable. For the last week, leading into this weekend, it's been back at Morioh so that manga artist/Stand user Rohan Kishibe can join the crew, featuring special SSR cards, social media campaign bonuses and a commercial. Get a look after the jump.
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven is now available digitally on PlayStation 4 in the Americas, so Bandai Namco is marking the occasion with a new trailer. This one takes the arc highlights to Part VIII: JoJolion, which has been ongoing in Hirohiko Araki's manga since 2011. Hit the jump for more.
Bandai Namco rolled out two new trailers for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven earlier today, moving the focus ahead to Part VI: Stone Ocean and Part VII: Steel Ball Run. See some of the characters of each along with more gameplay footage after the jump.
It is confirmed today that "Fugou Mura (Millionaire Village)," the 5th episode of Hirohiko Araki's Kishibe Rohan wa Ugokanai manga series will be animated as an OVA, and it will be distributed to customers who buy all 13 DVD or Blu-ray volumes of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable TV anime. Hit the jump for more details.
Kusarine Project has been turning anime opening themes into live-action versions featuring masked performers since 2009. Sorry crossplay fans, after last season's Osomatsu-san, video 21 again sees the crew play a cast of guy as they offer their particular take on Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable. Get a look after the jump.
In line with projections from earlier home video and French streaming listings, the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Twitter feed posted a signal-boost on an Animage magazine July issue report that the anime adaptation of Diamond is Unbreakable will run three cours for a total of 39 episodes. The second quarterly phase, beginning in July, will feature the band batta on opening "chase." More after the jump.