Finally stepping foot on Egyptian soil, the Stardust Crusaders are half way through their journey, and one step closer to tracking down the nefarious Dio! The trip to Egypt has been fraught with danger, our heroes taking on Stand Users with truly bizarre powers, from killer skin growths to murderous dreams, each time named after one of the mystical tarot cards.
Only Dio’s ‘The World’ is left when it comes to those naming conventions however, and so, it’s time to welcome a new slew of villains, each with powers named after the Egyptian Gods. Feel the heat with that naming escalation! Continue reading →
In dreams, in wishes, in water… the journey to Egypt certainly goes places in volume 5 as the Stardust Crusaders tackle a touch of surrealism in hopes of reaching Dio. I hope you aren’t too fond of animals… Continue reading →
It was foggy the other day. There was love in the air not long after. And today, well, there is a bright burning sun in the sky. Yes, it’s everything you should expect from a new volume of JoJo. Continue reading →
With the last Jojonium setting the template for the rest of Part 3 and the series as we know it, it’s time to forget about those days of Jonathon and prime Joseph Joestar. It’s time to instead embrace the bizarre that only the monster of the week format can provide. Continue reading →
The first volume of Stardust Crusaders introduced us to the concept of Stands, spiritual powers which can do more than the Ripples of the past, our heroes, from Clint Eastwood inspired Jotaro to the fire loving tarot card reader Avdol, and the overall objective of reaching Dio in Egypt to save Holly, and the world whilst they are at it. With all the pieces in place, we can now enjoy what the series is really all about, Stands, glorious Stands. Continue reading →
Dio has somehow returned from the bottom of the ocean to cause mayhem and take over the world, the power of the ripple has been replaced by Stands, and the format is now ‘monster of the week’. What’s going on with this bizarre adventure? Continue reading →
Its time for the finale! For the first time English readers of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure get a chance to experience the climatic conclusion to Part 2 without having to track down crappy scans and funky translations, it’s only taken nearly thirty years! Part 2 tends to be the fan favourite, with the battles held within this tome being part of the reason why, so why did it take so long to make it to our doors? Continue reading →