JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012 TV series)

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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure
JoJo Part 1 Phantom Blood.jpg
Phantom Blood key visual, depicting Dio Brando with the stone mask (left), and Jonathan Joestar (right)
ジョジョの奇妙な冒険
(JoJo no Kimyō na Bōken)
GenreAdventure, fantasy, supernatural[1]
Anime television series
Directed by
  • Naokatsu Tsuda
  • Ken'ichi Suzuki
Written byYasuko Kobayashi
Music by
StudioDavid Production
Licensed by
Viz Media (Blu-ray and merchandising rights)
Warner Bros. Entertainment (DVD rights)
Original networkTokyo MX, MBS, RKB, TBC, CBC, BS11
English network
Original run October 5, 2012 April 5, 2013
Episodes26 (List of episodes)
Anime television series
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders
Directed byNaokatsu Tsuda
Ken'ichi Suzuki
Written byYasuko Kobayashi
Music byYugo Kanno
StudioDavid Production
Licensed by
Madman Entertainment
Manga Entertainment
Viz Media
Original networkTokyo MX, MBS, TBC, RKB, CBC, BS11, Animax
English network
Animax Asia
Adult Swim (Toonami)
Original run April 4, 2014 June 19, 2015
Episodes48 (List of episodes)
Anime television series
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable
Directed byNaokatsu Tsuda
Toshiyuki Kato
Written byYasuko Kobayashi
Music byYugo Kanno
StudioDavid Production
Licensed by
Madman Entertainment
Viz Media
Original networkTokyo MX, MBS, TBC, BS11, Animax
English network
Animax Asia
Adult Swim (Toonami)
Original run April 1, 2016 December 23, 2016
Episodes39 + 2 OVA[2][3] (List of episodes)
Anime television series
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind
Directed byNaokatsu Tsuda
Yasuhiro Kimura
Hideya Takahashi
Written byYasuko Kobayashi
Music byYugo Kanno
StudioDavid Production
Licensed by
Viz Media[4]
Original networkTokyo MX, MBS, BS11
English network
Animax Asia
Adult Swim (Toonami)
Original run October 5, 2018 July 28, 2019
Episodes39 (List of episodes)
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Japanese: ジョジョの奇妙な冒険, Hepburn: JoJo no Kimyō na Bōken), also known as JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: The Animation, is a Japanese anime television series produced by David Production based on the manga of the same name by Hirohiko Araki. The series focuses on the mysterious adventures of the Joestar family across generations, from the end of the 19th century to modern times. The series was first broadcast on Tokyo MX before entering syndication on 4 JNN stations, BS11, and Animax.

The first season, adapting the first two parts, Phantom Blood and Battle Tendency, aired in Japan between October 5, 2012 and April 5, 2013. In the United States, it aired on Adult Swim's Toonami programming block starting on October 15, 2016.[5]

A second season covering the third part, Stardust Crusaders, was divided in two parts, the first aired between April 4, 2014 and September 12, 2014, and the second between January 9, 2015 and June 19, 2015.

A third season covering the fourth part, Diamond Is Unbreakable, aired from April 1, 2016 to December 23, 2016.

A fourth season covering the fifth part, Golden Wind, aired from October 5, 2018 to July 28, 2019. The series is distributed in North America by Warner Home Video for the DVD rights, while the Blu-ray and merchandising rights for the series are owned by Viz Media.[6]

Premise[edit]

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure tells the story of the Joestar family, a family whose various members discover they are destined to take down supernatural foes using powers that they possess. The story is split up into unique parts, each following a member of the Joestar family, who typically have names that can be abbreviated to the titular "JoJo".

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 Phantom Blood 26 9 October 5, 2012 (Japanese)
October 15, 2016 (English)
November 30, 2012 (Japanese)
December 17, 2016 (English)
Battle Tendency 17 December 7, 2012 (Japanese)
December 17, 2016 (English)
April 5, 2013 (Japanese)
April 15, 2017 (English)
2 Stardust Crusaders 48 24 April 4, 2014 (Japanese)
July 29, 2017 (English)
September 12, 2014 (Japanese)
February 10, 2018 (English)
Stardust Crusaders: Battle in Egypt 24 January 9, 2015 (Japanese)
February 17, 2018 (English)
June 19, 2015 (Japanese)
August 11, 2018 (English)
3 Diamond Is Unbreakable 39 April 1, 2016 (Japanese)
August 18, 2018 (English)
December 23, 2016 (Japanese)
June 8, 2019 (English)
4 Golden Wind 39 October 5, 2018 (Japanese)
October 26, 2019 (English)[7]
July 28, 2019 (Japanese)
TBA

Release[edit]

At a July 5, 2012 press conference celebrating the 25th anniversary of the series and promoting an upcoming Hirohiko Araki art exhibition, Araki and his people announced that an anime adaptation of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure was in production and would premiere in October 2012.[8] The 26-episode first season, which covers both the Phantom Blood and Battle Tendency arcs, aired on Tokyo MX between October 5, 2012 and April 5, 2013.[9][10]

Although teased at in the post-credit scenes of the finale,[10] the second season of the anime was officially announced in October 2013 in the November 2013 issue of Ultra Jump and the fifth tankōbon volume of JoJolion.[11] It was broadcast on Tokyo MX in two parts for a total of 48 episodes; the first from April 4 to September 12, 2014, and the second from January 9 to June 19, 2015. The Japanese broadcast censored scenes of underage characters smoking by overlaying black shadows on them.[12][13] At the "Last Crusaders" event for Stardust Crusaders, an adaptation of Diamond Is Unbreakable was announced.[14] It premiered on April 1, 2016 and ended on December 23, 2016. An OVA adapting the Thus Spoke Rohan Kishibe manga spin-offs will be made available to those in Japan who buy every Blu-ray or DVD volume of the Diamond Is Unbreakable anime.[3][15] An adaptation of Golden Wind was announced at the "Ripples of Adventure" art exhibition on June 21, 2018.[16] The pilot debuted at Anime Expo on July 6, 2018, and formally aired from October 5, 2018 to July 28, 2019 on Tokyo MX.[16]

With the 2014 premiere of Stardust Crusaders, American-based website Crunchyroll began streaming the anime series for viewers outside Japan an hour after it aired in Japan.[17] Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released Parts 1 and 2 in a DVD set on September 22, 2015, with an English dub.[5] In July 2016, Viz Media announced they acquired the Blu-ray rights to the series and released it with an English dub in July 2017. On October 15, 2016, American cable block Adult Swim began airing the anime on its Toonami block.[5]

Season 1[edit]

The first season aired in Japan between October 5, 2012 and April 5, 2013, with episodes 1-9 covering the Phantom Blood arc, and episodes 10-26 covering the Battle Tendency arc.

The first part follows a young man named Jonathan Joestar who becomes involved in a battle against Dio Brando, who uses the power of a mysterious Stone Mask to become a vampire.

The second part takes place fifty years later as Jonathan's grandson, Joseph Joestar, faces up against the Stone Mask's creators, the Pillar Men. The opening theme for the Phantom Blood arc is "JoJo ~Sono Chi no Sadame~" (ジョジョ~その血の運命~, "JoJo ~A Fate Determined by His Blood~") by Hiroaki "Tommy" Tominaga, while the opening theme for the Battle Tendency arc is "Bloody Stream" by Coda. The ending theme for both arcs is British progressive rock band Yes' 1972 single "Roundabout".[18] Phantom Blood's score was composed by Hayato Matsuo while Battle Tendency's was performed by Taku Iwasaki.[19][20]

The series was made available for streaming on Crunchyroll on April 4, 2014. Warner Home Video released the complete first season on DVD in North America on September 22, 2015 while Viz Media released the series on Blu-ray Disc.[21][22] On television, the series began airing on Adult Swim's Toonami programming block on October 15, 2016.[5] Kaze UK licensed the first season in the UK on Blu-ray, with Manga Entertainment handling distribution of the series.[23]

Phantom Blood[edit]

No. Title Writer Original airdate English airdate[a]
1"Dio the Invader"
Transcription: "Shinryakusha Dio" (Japanese: 侵略者ディオ)
Yasuko KobayashiOctober 5, 2012 (2012-10-05)October 15, 2016[24]
2"A Letter From the Past"
Transcription: "Kako kara no Tegami" (Japanese: 過去からの手紙)
Yasuko KobayashiOctober 12, 2012 (2012-10-12)October 22, 2016
3"Youth with Dio"
Transcription: "Dio to no Seishun" (Japanese: ディオとの青春)
Yasuko KobayashiOctober 19, 2012 (2012-10-19)November 5, 2016
4"Overdrive"
Transcription: "Ōbādoraibu" (Japanese: 波紋疾走オーバードライブ)
Shōgo YasukawaOctober 26, 2012 (2012-10-26)November 12, 2016
5"The Dark Knights"
Transcription: "Ankoku no Kishitachi" (Japanese: 暗黒の騎士達)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuNovember 2, 2012 (2012-11-02)November 19, 2016
6"Tomorrow's Courage"
Transcription: "Ashita no Yūki" (Japanese: あしたの勇気)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuNovember 9, 2012 (2012-11-09)November 26, 2016
7"Sorrowful Successor"
Transcription: "Uketsugumono" (Japanese: うけ継ぐ者)
Shōgo YasukawaNovember 16, 2012 (2012-11-16)December 3, 2016
8"Bloody Battle! JoJo & Dio"
Transcription: "Kessen! JOJO & DIO" (Japanese: 血戦!JOJO&DIO)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 23, 2012 (2012-11-23)December 10, 2016
9"The Final Ripple!"
Transcription: "Saigo no Hamon!" (Japanese: 最後の波紋!)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 30, 2012 (2012-11-30)December 17, 2016[25]

Battle Tendency[edit]

No. Title Writer Original airdate English airdate
10"New York's JoJo"
Transcription: "Nyū Yōku no JoJo" (Japanese: ニューヨークのジョジョ)
Yasuko KobayashiDecember 7, 2012 (2012-12-07)December 17, 2016[25]
11"The Game Master"
Transcription: "Gēmu no Tatsujin" (Japanese: ゲームの達人)
Shinichi InotsumeDecember 14, 2012 (2012-12-14)January 7, 2017
12"The Pillar Man"
Transcription: "Hashira no Otoko" (Japanese: 柱の男)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuDecember 21, 2012 (2012-12-21)January 14, 2017
13"JoJo vs. the Ultimate Lifeform"
Transcription: "JoJo vs. Kyūkyoku Seibutsu" (Japanese: JOJO vs. 究極生物)
Shōgo YasukawaJanuary 4, 2013 (2013-01-04)January 21, 2017
14"Ultimate Warriors from Ancient Times"
Transcription: "Taiko kara Kita Kyūkyoku Senshi" (Japanese: 太古から来た究極戦士)
Shōgo YasukawaJanuary 11, 2013 (2013-01-11)January 28, 2017
15"A Hero's Proof"
Transcription: "Hīrō no Shikaku" (Japanese: ヒーローの資格)
Shōgo YasukawaJanuary 18, 2013 (2013-01-18)February 4, 2017
16"Lisa Lisa, Hamon Coach"
Transcription: "Hamon Kyōshi Risarisa" (Japanese: 波紋教師リサリサ)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJanuary 25, 2013 (2013-01-25)February 11, 2017
17"The Deeper Plan"
Transcription: "Fukaku Wana o Hare!" (Japanese: 深く罠をはれ!)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuFebruary 1, 2013 (2013-02-01)February 18, 2017
18"Von Stroheim's Revenge"
Transcription: "Shutorohaimu-tai no Gyakushū" (Japanese: シュトロハイム隊の逆襲)
Shinichi InotsumeFebruary 8, 2013 (2013-02-08)February 25, 2017
19"A Race Towards the Brink"
Transcription: "Shi no Gake e Tsuppashire" (Japanese: 死の崖へつっ走れ)
Shinichi InotsumeFebruary 15, 2013 (2013-02-15)March 4, 2017
20"Young Caesar"
Transcription: "Shīzā Kodoku no Seishun" (Japanese: シーザー孤独の青春)
Yasuko KobayashiFebruary 22, 2013 (2013-02-22)March 11, 2017
21"A Hundred Against Two"
Transcription: "Hyaku tai Ni no Kakehiki" (Japanese: 100対2のかけひき)
Shōgo YasukawaMarch 1, 2013 (2013-03-01)March 18, 2017
22"A True Warrior"
Transcription: "Shin no Kakutōsha" (Japanese: 真の格闘者)
Shinichi InotsumeMarch 8, 2013 (2013-03-08)March 25, 2017
23"The Warrior of Wind"
Transcription: "Kaze ni Kaeru Senshi" (Japanese: 風にかえる戦士)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMarch 15, 2013 (2013-03-15)April 1, 2017
24"The Ties That Bind JoJo"
Transcription: "JoJo o Musubu Kizuna" (Japanese: JOJOを結ぶ絆)
Yasuko KobayashiMarch 22, 2013 (2013-03-22)April 8, 2017
25"The Birth of a Superbeing!!"
Transcription: "Chō Seibutsu no Tanjō!!" (Japanese: 超生物の誕生!!)
Yasuko KobayashiMarch 29, 2013 (2013-03-29)April 15, 2017
26"The Ascendant One"
Transcription: "Kami to Natta Otoko" (Japanese: 神となった男)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 5, 2013 (2013-04-05)April 15, 2017

Season 2[edit]

The second season, titled JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, adapts the series third story arc, Stardust Crusaders. Set in 1987, the story follows Joseph's grandson, Jotaro Kujo, and his companions as they seek to defeat DIO, who has placed a curse on his mother, using special abilities known as Stands. The series is split into two halves, each lasting 24 episodes. The first half aired in Japan between April 4, 2014 and September 12, 2014, while the second half, subtitled Battle in Egypt, aired between January 9, 2015 and June 19, 2015.[26][27][28] For the first half, the opening theme is "Stand Proud" by Jin Hashimoto, while the ending theme is American band The Bangles' 1985 single "Walk Like an Egyptian". For the second half, the opening theme is "JoJo, Sono Chi no Kioku ~end of THE WORLD~" (ジョジョ その血の記憶~end of THE WORLD~, lit. "JoJo, That Blood's Memories (End of the World)") by JO☆STARS ~TOMMY, Coda, JIN~ (Hiroaki "Tommy" Tominaga, Coda, and Jin Hashimoto), while the main ending theme is the Pat Metheny Group's "Last Train Home", from their 1987 album Still Life (Talking). An alternate ending theme, "Aku-yaku Kyōsōkyoku" (アク役♢協奏曲, "Evil Concerto"), is performed by Oingo and Boingo (Makoto Yasumura and Motoko Kumai) in episode 27, and by Hol Horse and Boingo (Hidenobu Kiuchi and Motoko Kumai) in episodes 36-37. The score is composed by Yugo Kanno. The series was simulcast by Crunchyroll, with some character names altered to avoid copyright infringement. An English dub of the first three episodes was streamed on July 5, 2014.[29]

Stardust Crusaders[edit]

No. in Season [b] No. in Series [c] Title [d] Writer Original airdate English airdate
127"The Man Possessed by an Evil Spirit"
Transcription: "Akuryō ni Toritsukareta Otoko" (Japanese: 悪霊にとりつかれた男)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 4, 2014 (2014-04-04)July 29, 2017[30]
228"Who Will Be the Judge!?"
Transcription: "Sabaku no wa Dare da!?" (Japanese: 裁くのは誰だ!?)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 11, 2014 (2014-04-11)August 5, 2017
329"The Curse of DIO"
Transcription: "DIO no Jubaku" (Japanese: DIOの呪縛)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 18, 2014 (2014-04-18)August 12, 2017
430"Tower of Gray"
Transcription: "Tawā Obu Gurē" (Japanese: 灰の塔タワー・オブ・グレー)
Shōgo YasukawaApril 25, 2014 (2014-04-25)August 19, 2017
531"Silver Chariot"
Transcription: "Shirubā Chariottsu" (Japanese: 銀の戦車シルバーチャリオッツ)
Yasuko KobayashiMay 2, 2014 (2014-05-02)August 26, 2017
632"Dark Blue Moon"
Transcription: "Dāku Burū Mūn" (Japanese: 暗青の月ダークブルームーン)
Shinichi InotsumeMay 9, 2014 (2014-05-09)September 9, 2017
733"Strength"
Transcription: "Sutorengusu" (Japanese: ストレングス)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 16, 2014 (2014-05-16)September 16, 2017
834"The Devil"
Transcription: "Debiru" (Japanese: 悪魔デビル)
Shinichi InotsumeMay 23, 2014 (2014-05-23)September 23, 2017
935"Yellow Temperance"
Transcription: "Ierō Tenparansu" (Japanese: 黄の節制イエローテンパランス)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 30, 2014 (2014-05-30)September 30, 2017
1036"The Emperor and the Hanged Man, Part 1"
Transcription: "Enperā to Hangudoman Sono 1" (Japanese: 皇帝エンペラー吊られた男ハングドマン その1)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 6, 2014 (2014-06-06)October 7, 2017
1137"The Emperor and the Hanged Man, Part 2"
Transcription: "Enperā to Hangudoman Sono 2" (Japanese: 皇帝エンペラー吊られた男ハングドマン その2)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 13, 2014 (2014-06-13)October 14, 2017
1238"The Empress"
Transcription: "Enpuresu" (Japanese: 女帝エンプレス)
Shōgo YasukawaJune 20, 2014 (2014-06-20)October 21, 2017
1339"Wheel of Fortune"
Transcription: "Howīru Obu Fōchun" (Japanese: 運命の車輪ホウィール・オブ・フォーチュン)
Shōgo YasukawaJune 27, 2014 (2014-06-27)November 4, 2017
1440"Justice, Part 1"
Transcription: "Jasutisu Sono 1" (Japanese: 正義ジャスティス その1)
Shinichi InotsumeJuly 4, 2014 (2014-07-04)November 11, 2017
1541"Justice, Part 2"
Transcription: "Jasutisu Sono 2" (Japanese: 正義ジャスティス その2)
Shinichi InotsumeJuly 11, 2014 (2014-07-11)November 18, 2017
1642"The Lovers, Part 1"
Transcription: "Rabāzu Sono 1" (Japanese: 恋人ラバーズ その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJuly 18, 2014 (2014-07-18)December 2, 2017
1743"The Lovers, Part 2"
Transcription: "Rabāzu Sono 2" (Japanese: 恋人ラバーズ その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJuly 25, 2014 (2014-07-25)December 9, 2017
1844"The Sun"
Transcription: "San" (Japanese: 太陽サン)
Naokatsu TsudaAugust 1, 2014 (2014-08-01)December 16, 2017
1945"Death 13, Part 1"
Transcription: "Desu Sātīn Sono 1" (Japanese: 死神13デスサーティーン その1)
Shōgo YasukawaAugust 8, 2014 (2014-08-08)January 6, 2018
2046"Death 13, Part 2"
Transcription: "Desu Sātīn Sono 2" (Japanese: 死神13デスサーティーン その2)
Shōgo YasukawaAugust 15, 2014 (2014-08-15)January 13, 2018
2147"Judgement, Part 1"
Transcription: "Jajjimento Sono 1" (Japanese: 審判ジャッジメント その1)
Yasuko KobayashiAugust 22, 2014 (2014-08-22)January 20, 2018
2248"Judgement, Part 2"
Transcription: "Jajjimento Sono 2" (Japanese: 審判ジャッジメント その2)
Yasuko KobayashiAugust 29, 2014 (2014-08-29)January 27, 2018
2349"High Priestess, Part 1"
Transcription: "Hai Puriesutesu Sono 1" (Japanese: 女教皇ハイプリエステス その1)
Shinichi InotsumeSeptember 5, 2014 (2014-09-05)February 3, 2018
2450"High Priestess, Part 2"
Transcription: "Hai Puriesutesu Sono 2" (Japanese: 女教皇ハイプリエステス その2)
Shinichi InotsumeSeptember 12, 2014 (2014-09-12)February 10, 2018

Stardust Crusaders: Battle in Egypt[edit]

No. in Season [b] No. in Series [c] Title [d] Writer Original airdate English airdate
2551"Iggy the Fool and Geb's N'Doul, Part 1"
Transcription: "'Za Fūru' no Igī to 'Gebu-shin' no Ndūru Sono 1" (Japanese: 愚者ザ・フール」のイギーと「ゲブ神」のンドゥール その1)
Yasuko KobayashiJanuary 9, 2015 (2015-01-09)February 17, 2018
2652"Iggy the Fool and Geb's N'Doul, Part 2"
Transcription: "'Za Fūru' no Igī to 'Gebu-shin' no Ndūru Sono 2" (Japanese: 愚者ザ・フール」のイギーと「ゲブ神」のンドゥール その2)
Yasuko KobayashiJanuary 16, 2015 (2015-01-16)February 24, 2018
2753"Khnum's Oingo and Thoth's Boingo / Khnum's Zenyatta and Thoth's Mondatta"
Transcription: "'Kunumu-shin' no Oingo to 'Toto-shin' no Boingo" (Japanese: 「クヌム神」のオインゴと「トト神」のボインゴ)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJanuary 23, 2015 (2015-01-23)March 3, 2018
2854"Anubis, Part 1"
Transcription: "'Anubisu-shin' Sono 1" (Japanese: 「アヌビス神」 その1)
Shinichi InotsumeJanuary 30, 2015 (2015-01-30)March 10, 2018
2955"Anubis, Part 2"
Transcription: "'Anubisu-shin' Sono 2" (Japanese: 「アヌビス神」 その2)
Shinichi InotsumeFebruary 6, 2015 (2015-02-06)March 17, 2018
3056"Bastet's Mariah, Part 1"
Transcription: "'Basuteto-joshin' no Maraia Sono 1" (Japanese: 「バステト女神」のマライア その1)
Shōgo YasukawaFebruary 13, 2015 (2015-02-13)March 24, 2018
3157"Bastet's Mariah, Part 2"
Transcription: "'Basuteto-joshin' no Maraia Sono 2" (Japanese: 「バステト女神」のマライア その2)
Shōgo YasukawaFebruary 20, 2015 (2015-02-20)April 7, 2018[e]
3258"Set's Alessi, Part 1"
Transcription: "'Seto-shin' no Aresshī Sono 1" (Japanese: 「セト神」のアレッシー その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuFebruary 27, 2015 (2015-02-27)April 14, 2018
3359"Set's Alessi, Part 2"
Transcription: "'Seto-shin' no Aresshī Sono 2" (Japanese: 「セト神」のアレッシー その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMarch 6, 2015 (2015-03-06)April 21, 2018
3460"D'Arby the Gambler, Part 1"
Transcription: "Dābī Za Gyanburā Sono 1" (Japanese: ダービー・ザ・ギャンブラー その1)
Shōgo YasukawaMarch 13, 2015 (2015-03-13)April 28, 2018
3561"D'Arby the Gambler, Part 2"
Transcription: "Dābī Za Gyanburā Sono 2" (Japanese: ダービー・ザ・ギャンブラー その2)
Shōgo YasukawaMarch 20, 2015 (2015-03-20)May 5, 2018
3662"Hol Horse and Boingo, Part 1 / Hol Horse and Mondatta, Part 1"
Transcription: "Horu Hōsu to Boingo Sono 1" (Japanese: ホル・ホースとボインゴ その1)
Yasuko KobayashiMarch 27, 2015 (2015-03-27)May 12, 2018
3763"Hol Horse and Boingo, Part 2 / Hol Horse and Mondatta, Part 2"
Transcription: "Horu Hōsu to Boingo Sono 2" (Japanese: ホル・ホースとボインゴ その2)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 3, 2015 (2015-04-03)May 19, 2018
3864"The Guardian of Hell, Pet Shop, Part 1"
Transcription: "Jigoku no Monban Petto Shoppu Sono 1" (Japanese: 地獄の門番ペット·ショップ その1)
Kenichi SuzukiApril 10, 2015 (2015-04-10)June 2, 2018
3965"The Guardian of Hell, Pet Shop, Part 2"
Transcription: "Jigoku no Monban Petto Shoppu Sono 2" (Japanese: 地獄の門番ペット·ショップ その2)
Kenichi SuzukiApril 17, 2015 (2015-04-17)June 9, 2018
4066"D'Arby the Player, Part 1"
Transcription: "Dābī za Pureiyā Sono 1" (Japanese: ダービー・ザ・プレイヤー その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuApril 24, 2015 (2015-04-24)June 16, 2018
4167"D'Arby the Player, Part 2"
Transcription: "Dābī za Pureiyā Sono 2" (Japanese: ダービー・ザ・プレイヤー その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 1, 2015 (2015-05-01)June 23, 2018
4268"The Miasma of the Void, Vanilla Ice, Part 1 / The Miasma of the Void, Cool Ice, Part 1"
Transcription: "Akū no Shōki Vanira Aisu Sono 1" (Japanese: 亜空の瘴気 ヴァニラ・アイス その1)
Shinichi InotsumeMay 8, 2015 (2015-05-08)June 30, 2018
4369"The Miasma of the Void, Vanilla Ice, Part 2 / The Miasma of the Void, Cool Ice, Part 2"
Transcription: "Akū no Shōki Vanira Aisu Sono 2" (Japanese: 亜空の瘴気 ヴァニラ・アイス その2)
Shinichi InotsumeMay 15, 2015 (2015-05-15)July 7, 2018
4470"The Miasma of the Void, Vanilla Ice, Part 3 / The Miasma of the Void, Cool Ice, Part 3"
Transcription: "Akū no Shōki Vanira Aisu Sono 3" (Japanese: 亜空の瘴気 ヴァニラ・アイス その3)
Shinichi InotsumeMay 22, 2015 (2015-05-22)July 14, 2018
4571"DIO's World, Part 1"
Transcription: "DIO no Sekai Sono 1" (Japanese: DIOの世界 その1)
Shōgo YasukawaMay 29, 2015 (2015-05-29)July 21, 2018
4672"DIO's World, Part 2"
Transcription: "DIO no Sekai Sono 2" (Japanese: DIOの世界 その2)
Shōgo YasukawaJune 5, 2015 (2015-06-05)July 28, 2018
4773"DIO's World, Part 3"
Transcription: "DIO no Sekai Sono 3" (Japanese: DIOの世界 その3)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 12, 2015 (2015-06-12)August 4, 2018
4874"Long Journey Farewell, My Friends"
Transcription: "Harukanaru Tabiji Saraba Tomo yo" (Japanese: 遥かなる旅路 さらば友よ)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 19, 2015 (2015-06-19)August 11, 2018

Season 3[edit]

On October 24, 2015, Warner Bros. Japan announced that production on a third season of the anime to focus on the 4th story arc of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Diamond Is Unbreakable.[31] Set in 1999, eleven years after the events Stardust Crusaders, the series follows Joseph Joestar's illegitimate son Josuke Higashikata as he and his Stand-wielding friends in the town of Morioh in M-Prefecture's capital S-City become wrapped up in a murder mystery.[32] The series is being directed by Naokatsu Tsuda and written by Yasuko Kobayashi with character design by Terumi Nishii and music by Yugo Kanno. The series began airing in Japan on April 1, 2016.[33] The ending theme is Australian pop group Savage Garden's 1996 single "I Want You".

Diamond Is Unbreakable[edit]

No. in Season [f] No. in Series [g] Title [h] Writer Original airdate[34] English airdate
175"Jotaro Kujo! Meets Josuke Higashikata"
Transcription: "Kūjō Jōtarō! Higashikata Jōsuke ni Au" (Japanese: 空条承太郎! 東方仗助に会う)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 1, 2016 (2016-04-01)August 18, 2018[35]
276"Josuke Higashikata! Meets Angelo"
Transcription: "Higashikata Jōsuke! Anjero ni Au" (Japanese: 東方仗助! アンジェロに会う)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 8, 2016 (2016-04-08)August 25, 2018
377"The Nijimura Brothers, Part 1"
Transcription: "Nijimura Kyōdai, Sono 1" (Japanese: 虹村兄弟 その1)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 15, 2016 (2016-04-15)September 8, 2018
478"The Nijimura Brothers, Part 2"
Transcription: "Nijimura Kyōdai, Sono 2" (Japanese: 虹村兄弟 その2)
Shōgo YasukawaApril 22, 2016 (2016-04-22)September 15, 2018
579"The Nijimura Brothers, Part 3"
Transcription: "Nijimura Kyōdai, Sono 3" (Japanese: 虹村兄弟 その3)
Shōgo YasukawaApril 29, 2016 (2016-04-29)September 22, 2018
680"Koichi Hirose (Echoes) / Koichi Hirose (Reverb)"
Transcription: "Hirose Koichi (Ekōzu)" (Japanese: 広瀬康一 (エコーズ))
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 6, 2016 (2016-05-06)September 29, 2018
781"Toshikazu Hazamada (Surface) / Toshikazu Hazamada (Show Off)"
Transcription: "Hazamada Toshikazu (Sāfisu)" (Japanese: 間田敏和 (サーフィス))
Shinichi InotsumeMay 13, 2016 (2016-05-13)October 6, 2018
882"Yukako Yamagishi Falls in Love, Part 1"
Transcription: "Yamagishi Yukako wa Koi o Suru, Sono 1" (Japanese: 山岸由花子は恋をする その1)
Shōgo YasukawaMay 20, 2016 (2016-05-20)October 13, 2018
983"Yukako Yamagishi Falls in Love, Part 2"
Transcription: "Yamagishi Yukako wa Koi o Suru, Sono 2" (Japanese: 山岸由花子は恋をする その2)
Shōgo YasukawaMay 27, 2016 (2016-05-27)October 20, 2018
1084"Let's Go Eat Some Italian Food"
Transcription: "Itaria Ryōri o Tabe ni Ikō" (Japanese: イタリア料理を食べに行こう)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJune 3, 2016 (2016-06-03)October 27, 2018
1185"Red Hot Chili Pepper, Part 1 / Chili Pepper, Part 1"
Transcription: "Reddo Hotto Chiri Peppā, Sono 1" (Japanese: レッド・ホット・チリ・ペッパー その1)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 10, 2016 (2016-06-10)November 3, 2018
1286"Red Hot Chili Pepper, Part 2 / Chili Pepper, Part 2"
Transcription: "Reddo Hotto Chiri Peppā, Sono 2" (Japanese: レッド・ホット・チリ・ペッパー その2)
Yasuko KobayashiJune 17, 2016 (2016-06-17)November 10, 2018
1387"We Picked Up Something Crazy!"
Transcription: "Yabaimono o Hirottassu!" (Japanese: やばいものを拾ったっス!)
Shinichi InotsumeJune 24, 2016 (2016-06-24)November 24, 2018
1488"Let's Go to the Manga Artist's House, Part 1"
Transcription: "Mangaka no Uchi e Asobi ni Ikō, Sono 1" (Japanese: 漫画家のうちへ遊びに行こう その1)
Yasuko KobayashiJuly 1, 2016 (2016-07-01)December 1, 2018
1589"Let's Go to the Manga Artist's House, Part 2"
Transcription: "Mangaka no Uchi e Asobi ni Ikō, Sono 2" (Japanese: 漫画家のうちへ遊びに行こう その2)
Yasuko KobayashiJuly 8, 2016 (2016-07-08)December 8, 2018
1690"Let's Go Hunting!"
Transcription: "Hantingu ni Ikō!" (Japanese: 狩りハンティングに行こう!)
Shōgo YasukawaJuly 15, 2016 (2016-07-15)December 15, 2018
1791"Rohan Kishibe's Adventure"
Transcription: "Kishibe Rohan no Bōken" (Japanese: 岸辺露伴の冒険)
Shinichi InotsumeJuly 22, 2016 (2016-07-22)January 5, 2019[36]
1892"Shigechi's Harvest, Part 1"
Transcription: "Shigechī no Hāvesuto, Sono 1" (Japanese: 「重ちー」の収穫ハーヴェスト その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJuly 29, 2016 (2016-07-29)January 12, 2019
1993"Shigechi's Harvest, Part 2"
Transcription: "Shigechī no Hāvesuto, Sono 2" (Japanese: 「重ちー」の収穫ハーヴェスト その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuAugust 5, 2016 (2016-08-05)January 19, 2019
2094"Yukako Yamagishi Dreams of Cinderella"
Transcription: "Yamagishi Yukako wa Shinderera ni Akogareru" (Japanese: 山岸由花子はシンデレラに憧れる)
Shōgo YasukawaAugust 12, 2016 (2016-08-12)January 26, 2019
2195"Yoshikage Kira Just Wants to Live Quietly, Part 1"
Transcription: "Kira Yoshikage wa Shizuka ni Kurashitai, Sono 1" (Japanese: 吉良吉影は静かに暮らしたい その1)
Yasuko KobayashiAugust 19, 2016 (2016-08-19)February 2, 2019
2296"Yoshikage Kira Just Wants to Live Quietly, Part 2"
Transcription: "Kira Yoshikage wa Shizuka ni Kurashitai, Sono 2" (Japanese: 吉良吉影は静かに暮らしたい その2)
Yasuko KobayashiAugust 26, 2016 (2016-08-26)February 9, 2019
2397"Sheer Heart Attack, Part 1 / Heart Attack, Part 1"
Transcription: "Shiā Hāto Atakku, Sono 1" (Japanese: シアーハートアタック その1)
Shōgo YasukawaSeptember 2, 2016 (2016-09-02)February 16, 2019
2498"Sheer Heart Attack, Part 2 / Heart Attack, Part 2"
Transcription: "Shiā Hāto Atakku, Sono 2" (Japanese: シアーハートアタック その2)
Shōgo YasukawaSeptember 9, 2016 (2016-09-09)February 23, 2019
2599"Atom Heart Father / Heart Father"
Transcription: "Atomu Hāto Fāzā" (Japanese: アトム・ハート・ファーザー)
Shinichi InotsumeSeptember 16, 2016 (2016-09-16)March 2, 2019
26100"Janken Boy Is Coming! / Rosham Boy is Coming!"
Transcription: "Janken Kozō ga Yatte Kuru!" (Japanese: ジャンケン小僧がやって来る!)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuSeptember 23, 2016 (2016-09-23)March 9, 2019
27101"I'm an Alien"
Transcription: "Boku wa Uchūjin" (Japanese: ぼくは宇宙人)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuSeptember 30, 2016 (2016-09-30)March 16, 2019
28102"Highway Star, Part 1 / Highway Go Go, Part 1"
Transcription: "Haiwei Sutā Sono 1" (Japanese: ハイウェイ・スター その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuOctober 7, 2016 (2016-10-07)March 23, 2019
29103"Highway Star, Part 2 / Highway Go Go, Part 2"
Transcription: "Haiwei Sutā Sono 2" (Japanese: ハイウェイ・スター その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuOctober 14, 2016 (2016-10-14)March 30, 2019
30104"Cats Love Yoshikage Kira"
Transcription: "Neko wa Kira Yoshikage ga Suki" (Japanese: 猫は吉良吉影が好き)
Shinichi Inotsume and Kazuyuki FudeyasuOctober 21, 2016 (2016-10-21)April 6, 2019
31105"July 15th (Thurs), Part 1"
Transcription: "Shigatsu Jūgo-nichi (Moku), Sono 1" (Japanese: 7月15日(木) その1)
Yasuko KobayashiOctober 28, 2016 (2016-10-28)April 13, 2019
32106"July 15th (Thurs), Part 2"
Transcription: "Shigatsu Jūgo-nichi (Moku), Sono 2" (Japanese: 7月15日(木) その2)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 4, 2016 (2016-11-04)April 20, 2019
33107"July 15th (Thurs), Part 3"
Transcription: "Shigatsu Jūgo-nichi (Moku), Sono 3" (Japanese: 7月15日(木) その3)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 11, 2016 (2016-11-11)April 27, 2019
34108"July 15th (Thurs), Part 4"
Transcription: "Shigatsu Jūgo-nichi (Moku), Sono 4" (Japanese: 7月15日(木) その4)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 18, 2016 (2016-11-18)May 4, 2019
35109"Another One Bites the Dust, Part 1 / Bites the Dust, Part 1"
Transcription: "Anazāwan Baitsa Dasuto, Sono 1" (Japanese: アナザーワン バイツァ・ダスト その1)
Shōgo YasukawaNovember 25, 2016 (2016-11-25)May 11, 2019
36110"Another One Bites the Dust, Part 2 / Bites the Dust, Part 2"
Transcription: "Anazāwan Baitsa Dasuto, Sono 2" (Japanese: アナザーワン バイツァ・ダスト その2)
Shōgo YasukawaDecember 2, 2016 (2016-12-02)May 18, 2019
37111"Crazy D (Diamond) is Unbreakable, Part 1 / Shining D (Diamond) is Unbreakable, Part 1"
Transcription: "Kureijī Daiyamondo wa Kudakenai, Sono 1" (Japanese: クレイジー・Dダイヤモンドは砕けない その1)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuDecember 9, 2016 (2016-12-09)May 25, 2019
38112"Crazy D (Diamond) is Unbreakable, Part 2 / Shining D (Diamond) is Unbreakable, Part 2"
Transcription: "Kureijī Daiyamondo wa Kudakenai, Sono 2" (Japanese: クレイジー・Dダイヤモンドは砕けない その2)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuDecember 16, 2016 (2016-12-16)June 1, 2019
39113"Goodbye, Morioh - The Heart of Gold"
Transcription: "Sayonara Moriō-chō - Ōgon no Kokoro" (Japanese: さよなら杜王町ー黄金の心)
Yasuko KobayashiDecember 23, 2016 (2016-12-23)June 8, 2019

Season 4[edit]

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind started airing on October 5, 2018 and follows protagonist Giorno Giovanna through the fifth arc of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. The series ran for 38 episodes as well as one epilogue episode. The story takes place in Italy in 2001 and follows one of DIO's sons, Giorno Giovanna, as he joins a mafia organization to take down the boss, a man called Diavolo who has an alternate personality, a teenager who goes the name of Vinegar Doppio, meaning double vinegar in Italian. The first ending theme is the 1995 track "Freek'n You" by Jodeci, an R&B quartet from North Carolina, and the second ending theme is the 2000 track "Modern Crusaders" by Enigma, an electronic music project from Germany.

Golden Wind[edit]

No. in Season[i] No. in Series[j] Title[k] Writer Original airdate[37] English airdate
1114"Gold Experience / Golden Wind"
Transcription: "Gōrudo Ekusuperiensu" (Japanese: 黄金体験 (ゴールド・エクスペリエンス))
Yasuko KobayashiJuly 5, 2018 (2018-07-05) (festival debut)
October 5, 2018[38]
October 26, 2019
2115"Bucciarati Is Coming / Bucciarati Appears"
Transcription: "Bucharati ga Kuru" (Japanese: ブチャラティが来る)
Yasuko KobayashiSeptember 25, 2018 (2018-09-25) (Lumine debut)
October 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
November 2, 2019
3116"Meet the Gangster Behind the Wall / Meet the Mafioso Behind the Wall"
Transcription: "Hei no Naka no Gyangu ni Ae" (Japanese: 塀の中のギャングに会え)
Shōgo YasukawaOctober 19, 2018 (2018-10-19)November 9, 2019
4117"Joining the Gang / Joining the Famiglia"
Transcription: "Gyangu Nyūmon" (Japanese: ギャング入門)
Shōgo YasukawaOctober 26, 2018 (2018-10-26)November 16, 2019
5118"Find Polpo's Fortune! / Let's Find Polpo's Fortune!"
Transcription: "Porupo no Isan o Nerae!" (Japanese: ポルポの遺産を狙え!)
Yasuko KobayashiNovember 2, 2018 (2018-11-02)November 23, 2019
6119"Moody Blues' Counterattack / Moody Jazz's Counterattack"
Transcription: "Mūdī Burūsu no Gyakushū" (Japanese: ムーディー・ブルースの逆襲)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuNovember 9, 2018 (2018-11-09)December 7, 2019
7120"Sex Pistols Appears, Part 1 / Six Bullets Appears, Part 1"
Transcription: "Sekkusu Pisutoruzu Tōjō Sono 1" (Japanese: セックス・ピストルズ登場 その①)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)December 14, 2019
8121"Sex Pistols Appears, Part 2 / Six Bullets Appears, Part 2"
Transcription: "Sekkusu Pisutoruzu Tōjō Sono 2" (Japanese: セックス・ピストルズ登場 その②)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuNovember 23, 2018 (2018-11-23)January 4, 2020
9122"The First Mission from the Boss"
Transcription: "Bosu Kara no Dai-ichi Shirei" (Japanese: ボスからの第一指令)
Shinichi InotsumeNovember 30, 2018 (2018-11-30)January 11, 2020
10123"Hitman Team"
Transcription: "Hittoman Chīmu" (Japanese: 暗殺者 (ヒットマン)チーム)
Shinichi InotsumeDecember 7, 2018 (2018-12-07)January 18, 2020
11124"Narancia's Aerosmith / Narancia's Li'l Bomber"
Transcription: "Narancha no Earosumisu" (Japanese: ナランチャのエアロスミス)
Shinichi InotsumeDecember 14, 2018 (2018-12-14)January 25, 2020
12125"The Second Mission from the Boss"
Transcription: "Bosu Kara no Daini Shirei" (Japanese: ボスからの第二指令)
Shōgo YasukawaDecember 21, 2018 (2018-12-21)February 1, 2020
13126"Man in the Mirror and Purple Haze / Mirror Man and Purple Smoke"
Transcription: "Man in za Mirā to Pāpuru Heizu" (Japanese: マン・イン・ザ・ミラーとパープル・ヘイズ)
Shōgo YasukawaDecember 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)February 8, 2020
13.5126.5"The Beginning of Golden Wind"
Transcription: "Inizio del Vento Aureo"
N/AJanuary 4, 2019 (2019-01-04)N/A
14127"Express Train to Florence / Il Treno Espresso per Firenze"
Transcription: "Firentse Iki Chōtokkyū" (Japanese: フィレンツェ行き超特急)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJanuary 11, 2019 (2019-01-11)February 15, 2020
15128"The Grateful Dead, Part 1 / Thankful Death, Part 1"
Transcription: "Za Gureitofuru Deddo Sono 1" (Japanese: 偉大なる死 (ザ・グレイトフル・デッド) その①)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJanuary 18, 2019 (2019-01-18)February 22, 2020
16129"The Grateful Dead, Part 2 / Thankful Death, Part 2"
Transcription: "Za Gureitofuru Deddo Sono 2" (Japanese: 偉大なる死 (ザ・グレイトフル・デッド) その②)
Yasuko KobayashiJanuary 25, 2019 (2019-01-25)February 29, 2020
17130"Baby Face / Babyhead"
Transcription: "Beibī Feisu" (Japanese: ベイビィ・フェイス)
Yasuko KobayashiFebruary 1, 2019 (2019-02-01)March 7, 2020
18131"Head to Venice! / Verso Venezia"
Transcription: "Venetsia e Mukae!" (Japanese: ヴェネツィアへ向かえ!)
Shinichi InotsumeFebruary 8, 2019 (2019-02-08)March 14, 2020
19132"White Album / White Ice"
Transcription: "Howaito Arubamu" (Japanese: ホワイト・アルバム)
Shinichi InotsumeFebruary 15, 2019 (2019-02-15)March 21, 2020
20133"The Final Mission from the Boss"
Transcription: "Bosu Kara no Saishū Shirei" (Japanese: ボスからの最終指令)
Naokatsu TsudaFebruary 22, 2019 (2019-02-22)March 28, 2020
21134"The Mystery of King Crimson / The Mystery of Emperor Crimson"
Transcription: "Kingu Kurimuzon no Nazo" (Japanese: キング・クリムゾンの謎)
Naokatsu TsudaMarch 1, 2019 (2019-03-01)April 4, 2020
21.5134.5"Determination"
Transcription: "determinazione"
N/AMarch 8, 2019 (2019-03-08)N/A
22135"The 'G' in Guts / The 'G' in Gozzo"
Transcription: "Gattsu no Jī" (Japanese: ガッツの「G」)
Shōgo YasukawaMarch 15, 2019 (2019-03-15)April 18, 2020
23136"Clash and Talking Head / Crush and Talking Mouth"
Transcription: "Kurasshu to Tōkingu Heddo" (Japanese: クラッシュとトーキング・ヘッド)
Shōgo YasukawaMarch 22, 2019 (2019-03-22)April 25, 2020
24137"Notorious B.I.G / Notorious Chase"
Transcription: "Notōriasu Biggu" (Japanese: ノトーリアス・B・I・G (ビッグ))
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMarch 29, 2019 (2019-03-29)May 2, 2020
25138"Spice Girl / Spicy Lady"
Transcription: "Supaisu Gāru" (Japanese: スパイス・ガール)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuApril 5, 2019 (2019-04-05)May 9, 2020
26139"A Little Story From The Past ~My Name Is Doppio~"
Transcription: "Honno Sukoshi Mukashi no Monogatari ~Boku no Na wa Doppio~" (Japanese: ほんの少し昔の物語 ~ぼくの名はドッピオ~)
Shinichi InotsumeApril 12, 2019 (2019-04-12)May 16, 2020
27140"King Crimson vs. Metallica / Emperor Crimson vs. Metallic"
Transcription: "Kingu Kurimuzon vs. Metarika" (Japanese: キング・クリムゾン vs. メタリカ)
Akira HoriuchiApril 19, 2019 (2019-04-19)May 23, 2020
28141"Beneath a Sky on the Verge of Falling"
Transcription: "Ima ni mo Ochite Kisō na Sora no Shita de" (Japanese: 今にも落ちて来そうな空の下で)
Yasuko KobayashiApril 26, 2019 (2019-04-26)May 30, 2020
28.5141.5"Destiny"
Transcription: "destino"
N/AMay 3, 2019 (2019-05-03)N/A
29142"Get to the Roman Colosseum!"
Transcription: "Mokutekichi wa Rōma! Korosseo" (Japanese: 目的地はローマ!コロッセオ)
Shōgo YasukawaMay 10, 2019 (2019-05-10)TBA
30143"Green Day and Oasis, Part 1 / Green Tea and Sanctuary, Part 1"
Transcription: "Gurīn Dei to Oashisu Sono 1" (Japanese: グリーン・ディとオアシス その①)
Shōgo YasukawaMay 17, 2019 (2019-05-17)TBA
31144"Green Day and Oasis, Part 2 / Green Tea and Sanctuary, Part 2"
Transcription: "Gurīn Dei to Oashisu Sono 2" (Japanese: グリーン・ディとオアシス その②)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 24, 2019 (2019-05-24)TBA
32145"Green Day and Oasis, Part 3 / Green Tea and Sanctuary, Part 3"
Transcription: "Gurīn Dei to Oashisu Sono 3" (Japanese: グリーン・ディとオアシス その③)
Kazuyuki FudeyasuMay 31, 2019 (2019-05-31)TBA
33146"His Name Is Diavolo"
Transcription: "Soitsu no Na wa Diaboro" (Japanese: そいつの名はディアボロ)
Akira HoriuchiJune 7, 2019 (2019-06-07)TBA
34147"The Requiem Quietly Plays, Part 1"
Transcription: "Rekuiemu wa Shizuka ni Kanaderareru Sono 1" (Japanese: 鎮魂歌 (レクイエム)は静かに奏でられる その①)
Shogo YasukawaJune 14, 2019 (2019-06-14)TBA
35148"The Requiem Quietly Plays, Part 2"
Transcription: "Rekuiemu wa Shizuka ni Kanaderareru Sono 2" (Japanese: 鎮魂歌 (レクイエム)は静かに奏でられる その②)
Shinichi InotsumeJune 21, 2019 (2019-06-21)TBA
36149"Diavolo Surfaces"
Transcription: "Diaboro Fujō" (Japanese: ディアボロ浮上)
Shinichi InotsumeJune 28, 2019 (2019-06-28)TBA
37150"King of Kings"
Transcription: "Kingu Obu Kingusu" (Japanese: 王の中の王 (キング・オブ・キングス))
Kazuyuki FudeyasuJuly 5, 2019 (2019-07-05)TBA
38151"Gold Experience Requiem / Golden Wind Requiem"
Transcription: "Gōrudo Ekusuperiensu Rekuiemu" (Japanese: ゴールド・E (エクスペリエンス)・レクイエム)
Yasuko KobayashiJuly 28, 2019 (2019-07-28)[39]TBA
39152"The Sleeping Slave"
Transcription: "Nemureru Dorei" (Japanese: 眠れる奴隷)
Yasuko KobayashiJuly 28, 2019 (2019-07-28)[39]TBA


Reception[edit]

At the 2013 CEDEC Awards, the anime's opening sequence won in the Visual Arts division.[40] The first DVD release of the TV anime was the fourth best-selling animation DVD in Japan for the week of January 28 to February 3, 2013, with 4,510 copies sold.[41] Its Blu-ray version was the fourth best-selling animation Blu-ray for that same week, with 14,860 copies sold.[42] The second volume ranked sixth in both animation DVDs and Blu-rays for the week of February 18–24, with 2,764 and 12,501 copies sold respectively.[43][44] The anime's third volume was the sixth best-selling animation DVD, with 2,994 copies sold, and the second best-selling animation Blu-ray, with 13,536 copies sold, for the week of March 25–31.[45][46]

See also[edit]

  • JoJo's Bizarre Adventure – the original 13 episodes released in two parts. The first 6 episodes were released during 1993-1994 and the later (but chronologically earlier) 7 episodes were released during 2000-2002 by Studio APPP. This series was adapted from Part 3: Stardust Crusaders of the original manga, and later given a remastered treatment into the 2nd season of the 2012 TV series

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ All episodes of Season 1 were initially released in English on DVD on September 22, 2015, but to correspond with the Japanese column, the airdates here will refer to their first English television airings on Adult Swim's Toonami block.
  2. ^ a b Order of episodes within the season
  3. ^ a b Order of episodes in the series continuing from the previous season
  4. ^ a b English episode titles are taken from Crunchyroll. In instances where names are altered from the Japanese version, the original Japanese translation is used on the left while the edited Crunchyroll title is used on the right.
  5. ^ Also aired in Japanese on March 31, 2018 as part of Adult Swim's April Fools prank
  6. ^ Order of episodes within the season
  7. ^ Order of episodes in the series continuing from the previous season
  8. ^ English episode titles are taken from Crunchyroll. In instances where names are altered from the Japanese version, the original Japanese translation is used on the left while the edited Crunchyroll/Viz Media title is used on the right.
  9. ^ Order of episodes contained within the season
  10. ^ Order of episodes continuing from previous season
  11. ^ English episode titles taken from Crunchyroll. Where applicable, original Japanese titles are on the left while modified titles used in official English versions are used on the right.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official Website for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure". Viz Media. Archived from the original on June 21, 2018. Retrieved June 21, 2018.
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