Yare yare daze. The 1st volume of the Japanese Bluray release of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders - Battle in Egypt hits Japanese stores on April 22, 2015, and it comes with a bevy of bizarre bonuses and tie-in products. Hit the jump to learn more.
Leading into spring's final cour of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders and its confrontation with Dio, a promo video prepared for AnimeJapan looks back at the journey from Japan to Egypt. Check it out after the jump.
During 2012 year's run of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure anime, the cast of the evolving cult series' fourth phase, Diamond Is Unbreakable, starred in a series of animated ads. Then last year, along with the first half of Part III: Stardust Crusaders, the cast of part V: Vento Aureo got the promo spotlight. And, with this season's Egypt Chapter, Part VI: Stone Ocean is featured. The sixth of these introduces Jōji Nakata as antagonist Enrico Pucci.
After debuting February 24th, Viz's hardcover release of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Part 1 - Phantom Blood - Vol. 1 by Hirohiko Araki quickly climed to the top of the New York Times' manga best sellers list. They describe the book "The beginning of the globe–spanning and multigenerational exploits of the Joestar family are translated into English for the first time." More after the jump.
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders' Boston Terrier Iggy checks his outsized ego to cosplay as his traveling companions and archenemy Dio in a set of rubber mascots. This assortment of six 65 x 60mm charms ship in June from MegaHouse. Get a look after the jump.
Yare yare daze. The manly men (and mutt) of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders are going to be captured at their cutest in a new line of "reflector mascot" toys from Broccoli. Hit the jump to take a peek.
VIZ Media has announced an agreement that has made the anime and manga distributor the North American master merchandise licensee for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. The company VIZ Media will oversee the licensing and development of a comprehensive range of products based on the long running cult series. The first of these new products are scheduled to be released later this year. More after the jump.
Tominaga "TOMMY" Hiroaki, Coda, and Jin Hashimoto, performers of the first three JoJo's Bizarre Adventure TV series, teamed-up, called themselves The Jo☆Stars, and collaborated in fourth opening, "JoJo Sono Chi no Kioku ~end of THE WORLD~ (JoJo Memories of that Blood ~end of THE WORLD~)." Following last week's release of the single, Warner Entertainment Japan has posted a look at its music video. Get a look afte r the jump.
The PlayStation 4 demo for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battlefollow-up, Eyes of Heaven, is out in Japan today, and along with it Bandai Namco has posted a set of gameplay videos. The fighting game, coming to PlayStation 3 and 4, introduces "Steel Ball Run" antagonist Diego Brando, voiced by Takehito Koyasu, and "Battle Tendency" antihero Rudol von Stroheim, voiced by Atsushi Imaruoka along with a new Dual Heat Attacks team-up system.