JoJo's Bizarre Adventure has developed a clear visual vocabulary over its many episodes, but strong episodes can still stand out. Today we'll be breaking down some of the finer points of the show's most recent highlight!
At their San Diego Comic-Con panel, Adult Swim programming block Toonami 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. With the series coming soon, Toonami co-creator Jason DeMarco responsed to a fan's question about whether it will be a censored or uncensored version. More after the jump.
As Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable prepares for its third and final cour/quarterly run, theme song performers for the next opening have been announced. Coming this fall, Daisuke Hasegawa, a singer with a church background who studied in the United States, known to anime fans for his work on Gundam Reconguista in G, teams up with jazz diva Karen Aoki on "Great Days."
The dogs of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure have certainly had a difficult time of it. But in our retrospective's second half, we'll focus on one of the few true heroes of JoJo, a figure who embodies the great spirit of all dogdom.
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure hasn't generally been kind to our four-legged friends. Today in Why It Works, we'll begin a journey into the tempestuous relationship between the hit show and the furry creatures it just can't get away from.
This week's Jojo's Bizarre Adventure - Diamond is Unbreakable is a significant one. In "Yoshikage Kira Just Wants to Live Quietly," the blonde mystery man lurking in the corner of the anime comes into the forefront. The series' site has kept pace and posted its character listing for this dangerous David Bowie look-alike. Get a look after the jump.
Yukako Yamagishi may not be the textbook fairy tale princess, but JoJo's Bizarre Adventure isn't your textbook fairy tale. This week on Why It Works, we poke around the unique stylings of JoJo's latest performance. Hit the jump for more!
A recent poll on Goo Ranking posed the question: "What J-pop bands would they like to see Stands named after in Hiroaki Araki's Jojo's Bizarre Adventure?" The results may surprise you. Hit the jump to check them out.
Having not gotten enough of JoJo talk last week, this week Nick Creamer dives into the compelling storytelling specifics that made one of Diamond is Unbreakable's strangest episodes work so well. Hit the jump to find out more!