Viz has been releasing Hirohiko Araki's JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga in some nice hardcover volumes over the past year or so. Now that Part I: Phantom Blood and Part II: Battle Tendency are complete, it's time to move on to fan-favorite arc Part III: Stardust Crusaders. The first deluxe hardcover volume officially arrives on November 1, and will also be available digitally on the VIZ Manga platform and other digital stores. Read on for more.
The official website for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable, the fourth installment of the TV anime adaptations based on Hirohiko Araki's long-running action manga series, today updated with a new key visual for the ongoing 3rd cour. The latest installment is scheduled to air for 39 episodes. Check the visual after the jump.
Following this week's JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable episode, "Highway Go Go, Part 1," the anime site was updated with character pages for Shinobu Kawajiri (CV Yū Shimamura) and Hayato Kawajiri (CV Rina Sato). It also notes that Highway Go Go is voiced by Kishō Taniyama, vocalist and lyricist of the Japanese rock band Granrodeo.
Bandai's Life division has listed a new cup and saucer set collaborated by internationally famous Japanese tableware company Noritake and the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure franchise, inspired by one of its main characters, Rohan Kishibe from the forth installment Diamond is Unbreakable. Check the details after the jump.
Adult Swim has confirmed an October 15th start date for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, with the Hirohiko Araki phenomenon airing in the 12:30am slot. To get the Ripple flowing in anticipation, they've edited together a promo offering a look at the Phantom Blood phase. Get a look after the jump.
This week's Diamond is Unbreakable episode 27, "I'm an Alien," debuted new opening,"Great Days" by Karen Aoki & Daisuke Hasegawa. In it, fans noted a tantalizing hint at plans for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V - Vento Aureo. David Production hasn't been particularly forthcoming about their plans for JoJo's, even when they've been obvious, but this does leave hope for a follow-up to the current run, ending this fall, coming sooner rather than later.
It is officially announced at the press conference jointly held by Toho and Warner Brothers Japan today that live-action film adaptations of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable, the fourth story arc of Hirohiko Araki's long-running manga series, are in the works. Check more information including the director and nine main cast after the jump!
Back in 2012, The Cyzo Women's Blog (Cyzo Daily News who nailed the Fullmetal Alchemist plans) reported that Jun Matsumoto was in line to lead a live-action adaptation of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure - Stardust Crusaders. Then in May, they were saying that rumors are that the project was back, planned for 2018 with Kento Yamazaki as the new candidate for Jotaro Kujo. Now, there's a reason to believe that it might be happening.