Akira Toriyama, CLAMP, the Big Three and more pay tribute to Hirohiko Araki's sprawling manga
In honor of the 25th anniversary of Hirohiko Araki's sprawling, still evolving JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga, Shonen Jump's older audience sibling magazine Ultra Jump has published a special tribute insert in its October issue. The booklet collects homages from legendary contributors to the Jump family of magazines, such as Dragon Ball's Akira Toriyama and Gate 7's CLAMP.
Issue cover with 8th phase of Jojo's, "JoJoLion":
Eiichiro Oda (One Piece)
Masashi Kishimoto (Naruto)
Tite Kubo (Bleach)
Akira Toriyama (Dragon Ball)
An anime adaptation of the Victorian gentleman versus vampire first generation of JoJo's, "Phantom Blood," kicks off in October.
Meanwhile, a new spin-off story featuring superpowered manga artist Rohan Kishibe will run in this year's 45th issue of Shonen Jump (on sale in October 6th).