Questions tagged [jojos-bizarre-adventure]

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure or JoJo no Kimyō na Bōken is a long-running Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hirohiko Araki. It has several partial anime adaptations.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
0 answers
61 views

Which manga is Puri Prisoner's dialogue inspired from?

Puri Puri, in One-punch man, always has a star in his technique names to go along with over-the-top expression. I find this style eerily similar to something I can't recall. My best guess is Jojo's BA,...
longtry's user avatar
  • 119
1 vote
1 answer
511 views

Why didn't Jotaro go to Italy and confront Giorno himself?

At the beginning of JoJo's Part 5, Jotaro sends Koichi to Italy to find the son of Dio. Koichi. Really? Not saying Koichi isn't capable but if his suspicion of Dio having a spawn was correct, wouldn't ...
Macadaymia's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
426 views

Why did Araki change the power system in JoJo's?

The original power system in JoJo's was 'Hamon' or the 'Ripple', which utilizes controlled breathing so the user can fill their body and attacks with sunlight energy. Making it very effective against ...
Macadaymia's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
81 views

Why was Spice Girl sentient?

In part 5 of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Why was it sentient? Was it ever stated?
DIO_OVA's user avatar
  • 120
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Did DIO have two stands?

So I was re-watching Jojo's bizarre adventures Part 3 stardust crusaders, and I was wondering. Was this in the manga as well? Or just an anime-only thing?
DIO_OVA's user avatar
  • 120
3 votes
1 answer
2k views

What pronouns are used to refer to Foo Fighters in the Japanese version of Stone Ocean?

I'm asking what pronouns Foo Fighters uses for herself, or what other characters use when referring to him/her in the Japanese version of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 6: Stone Ocean. I am aware that ...
ashaad.montgomery's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
587 views

Why was the Steel Ball Run race named the Steel Ball Run?

The Steel Ball Run was a transcontinental horse race serving as the main setting of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Part 7. However, we never received an explicit answer as to why it was named in the way it ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
246 views

Does the amulet kill people who don't receive a Stand from it, like the Arrows do?

In Part 4 of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, people pierced by the Stand-creating Arrows die if they don't get a stand, and survive if they get one. But in Part 5, we learn that people can also get a Stand ...
Pablo's user avatar
  • 13k
1 vote
0 answers
24 views

Which stand users / stands, endings or anything are inspired in songs / singers from the 90's in JoJo's Bizarre adventure?

I noticed that in Jojo's Bizarre adventure, the stand user turtle's name Bucciarati team hides in, is inspired in a 90's song, Coco Jumbo Coco Jumbo stand user from Jojo's Bizarre adventure Coco Jumbo ...
Pablo's user avatar
  • 13k
2 votes
1 answer
330 views

Why did the arrow pierce Yoshikage Kira to get his third stand power?

Before the arrow pierced Yoshikage Kira for a second time, for him to get his third power with Killer Queen, the arrow had always to be shot by someone, and it was an inanimate object, which couldn't ...
Pablo's user avatar
  • 13k
1 vote
1 answer
217 views

Was Koichi going to die if he hadn't been cured by Josuke?

In one of the earliest episodes of Diamond is unbreakable, Koichi is pierced by the arrow which awakens stand powers. He was badly injured, and Josuke stated he was going to die, so he cured him with ...
Pablo's user avatar
  • 13k
3 votes
1 answer
4k views

Does the alternative universe Jotaro have Star Platinum?

I am trying to understand JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean's ending. Does the alternative Jotaro have his stand Star Platinum? The same goes for Jolyne: does she have Stone Free?
Sheep's user avatar
  • 31
2 votes
1 answer
693 views

How is it that Golden Experience Requiem is the ONLY Sentient Stand that we seen and why haven't there been any others like Chariot Requiem?

Basically Golden Experience Requiem (GER) is the only stand that is seen to talk by itself without the user talking through their stand(and no Star Platinum doesn't count because Jotaro uses it to ...
Random Guy's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

When did Pucci reset the universe?

Does anyone know the specific date or time when Pucci reset the universe? Or anything similar like the month and year it happened?
Mikeala twelfth's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
384 views

Why didn't Kakyoin use his stand to communicate Dio's secret?

In s02e46 Dio's World, Part 2 when, Dio mortally wounds Kakyoin and Kakyoin realizes his stand's power, why did he use Emerald Splash, knowing that the effort would immediately kill him? Granted he ...
Nikita Neganov's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
1k views

Where can I watch the JoJo OVA from the 90s?

I was wondering if anyone knew where I could watch either the sub or dub of the 1993 Stardust Crusaders OVA?
DIO_OVA's user avatar
  • 120
0 votes
1 answer
102 views

Diavolo and the Requiem Arrow

I have been watching a lot of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind moments on YouTube, and while watching, I thought about Diavolo. We all know that the main villain of the part got a catastrophic ...
Megrelicio Magic's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
114 views

In chapter 101 of Stone Ocean, How can Stone Free decode binary code?

Spoilers for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 6: Stone Ocean (Jail House Lock! arc) Emporio gives Jolyne a sheet of handwritten binary code and wants her to print it out. Jolyne takes this and prints ...
user avatar
0 votes
3 answers
784 views

Can Stand users de-summon their Stand whenever they want?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, I've been wondering why, when a person's Stand is getting hit, they don't just unsummon it. Can Stand users de-summon their Stand whenever they want?
Aidan's user avatar
  • 162
-2 votes
1 answer
664 views

Why didn't Dio just punch through Jotaro?

Dio could have done what he did to Kakyoin to Jotaro, and he would have been the victor. Why didn't he do that? I'm pretty sure Dio was smart enough to have thought to do that.
Aidan's user avatar
  • 162
1 vote
2 answers
336 views

After the events of Golden Wind, did Polnareff's soul stay in Coco Jumbo's body?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind (Part 5), did Polnareff's soul stay in Coco Jumbo's body after the events of Golden Wind?
NotQur's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

If Star Platinum moves as fast as the speed of light, how could Jotaro be hit by N'Doul' stand Geb?

When Jotaro fought N'Doul, he was capable of hitting Jotaro with his stand. But supposedly only Jotaro and Dio' stands can move as fast as the speed of light. If Star Platinum moves as fast as the ...
Pablo's user avatar
  • 13k
3 votes
2 answers
156 views

Would a fan made universal exstension be allowed to post?

So I'm trying to start a manga series, I plan for it to be a extension of Hiroiko Araki's JoJo's Bizzare Adventure. I was wondering if I were to post it on a manga site, would it be allowed or counted ...
creeperking 101's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
96 views

Did this stand do this to cause this?

(Spoilers for Part 3) So, while Jotaro is fighting the antagonist of Part 3 in Egypt, he realizes he can: And he could do this all the time, he just didn't know about it. With that said,
nothinlikepayinmyvisit's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
5k views

How fast does Star Platinum punch?

Star Platinum punches fast. Really fast. MY question is "how fast does Star Platinum punch?" I've heard that he punches at speeds similar to Crazy Diamond, which punches at about 60MPH. Does ...
nothinlikepayinmyvisit's user avatar
0 votes
3 answers
1k views

Why is DIO evil/his motives?

I do not understand what DIO actually wants and why he is so evil. He goes through something that isn’t too off what quite a lot of others go through except he becomes some sort of evil supervillain ...
M.A's user avatar
  • 325
0 votes
2 answers
119 views

What happened to this character creating this phenomenom?

So, in part 3, we see that Old Joseph tells his grandson, Jotaro Kujo (our protagonist), that But in part 4, we see that These objects were created by This caused So did they both influence stands,...
nothinlikepayinmyvisit's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
1k views

What happened to Hierophant Green's painting power?

In episode two of Stardust Crusaders, Kakyoin paints red paint on a horribly drawn painting of Jotaro, specifically, on his leg. Jotaro gets a cut on his leg somehow. But Kakyoin never does it again. ...
nothinlikepayinmyvisit's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
5k views

Why didn't Weather become a soulless husk after losing his memories like Jotaro?

In part six, Jotaro loses both his memory and stand disc, this causes him to lose consciousness and his body starts to decompose. After gaining his stand disc he comes back to life, but loses all his ...
Ammar Aldabbagh's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
248 views

JoJo timeline problems

So recently, I found an article about how the author got rid of hamon in JoJo. It said that he replaced hamon with stands since it was outdated or something. Now, this is after two parts of JoJo. So I ...
ABD's user avatar
  • 491
2 votes
1 answer
431 views

How is Giorno able to do this to Diavolo?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 5: Vento Aureo, I’m stuck on how he does that. I know that Golden Wind Requiem reverts any attack to zero, erasing the effect but keeping the cause, though I’m ...
Nicholas's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
218 views

How could Jolyne hold Goo Goo Dolls?

I'm pretty sure that it was specifically stated that stands cannot be touched by people. Did I get something wrong or is it just a mistake? Thank you very much!
Zappa's user avatar
  • 3
2 votes
2 answers
2k views

How are animals able to get stands in the world of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure?

In the series, multiple animals were able to conjure and use their own stands. Some of them include: Iggy the dog A hawk An orangutan Coco Jumbo the turtle How were the animals able to get their ...
Wimateeka's user avatar
  • 386
-1 votes
2 answers
5k views

Why did Joseph Joestar not become a vampire? [duplicate]

At the end of season 2 of Stardust Crusaders, the blood from Dio's corpse was transfused back to Joseph Joestar. However, as seen before in the series, the contact of Dio's blood with a corpse makes ...
ElPsyKongroo's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
100 views

What is the name of the OST? [closed]

On this Video, part 1;28, there's a trumpet start to play and I already find quite a while still can't find what song is that. Anyone know that song?
kit's user avatar
  • 905
1 vote
1 answer
3k views

Why was Polnareff able to see stands when he didn't have one?

In Golden Wind, there are multiple episodes where Polnareff's stand Silver Chariot is separated from him, which causes all souls in a radius to swap bodies. Polnareff ends up in the body of a turtle, ...
Wimateeka's user avatar
  • 386
4 votes
1 answer
5k views

Why are only some music reference Stand names censored/translated differently?

In multiple seasons of JoJo's Bizzare Adventure, there are names of Stands that are music references and have their names censored/translated differently: Joskue's Stand is Crazy Diamond (クレイジー・...
Wimateeka's user avatar
  • 386
3 votes
2 answers
2k views

Is Dio's The World actually allowing him to move at the speed of light?

According to physics, stopping time would comes with a lot of hindrances such as: When stopping time, everything including molecules are stopped. You are stuck where you because you can't move air ...
Wimateeka's user avatar
  • 386
3 votes
5 answers
2k views

How come when Dio stops time Jotaro can move but Dio can't when Jotaro stops time?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Jotaro seems able to move even while Dio stops the time. On the other hand, Dio can't when Jotaro stops the time. Why? Source: DIO's World, Part 3 (DIOの世界 その3, DIO no ...
Super poop toilet's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
8k views

Where and how was Diavolo hiding where he was after the body swaps of Silver Chariot Requiem?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, I don't understand the rules of the body/soul swap and where Diavolo was hiding during the soul swapping shenanigans of Silver Chariot Requiem. Was Diavolo ...
user1821961's user avatar
3 votes
4 answers
13k views

Why didn't Giorno heal Polnareff's body and restore his soul to the body?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, we know that Giorno can heal people by restoring parts of bodies to people. We have seen that he can heal a body so much that Bucciarati's soul, instead of ...
Elliot Lin's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
13k views

What actually happened with Diavolo?

At the final battle between Giorno and Diavolo in episode 38. Diavolo got punched many times, and almost drowned in the river. He survived that and able to catch the edge of the sewer stairs, which ...
Gagantous's user avatar
  • 3,366
2 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is Jolyne in the SBR universe, if so before or after part 8

In part 6 the universe is reset and everyone who was alive before the reset is put in the new universe. Is Jolyne in the SBR universe and if so is she set after or before part 8?
The ramble man's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
226 views

Why is there a soup ladle in the mortuary in Jojo Episode 38?

When Dr. Monica Ulterro is conducting an autopsy on Diavolo, there seems to be a collection of soup ladles shown in the background of the mortuary. I'm not very well-versed in morticians and their ...
yuritsuki's user avatar
  • 1,178
1 vote
1 answer
406 views

Why there seems to be so few members of Passione?

With the ending of Vento Aureo, it came to my attention that there were so few members of Passione after the gang and they were Stand Users only. For such a large mafia, there seem to be very few ...
Roberto Torres's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
2k views

What are the limits of Heaven's Door?

In Part 4 of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, we are introduced to Rohan Kishibe, who has the ability Heaven's Door. Heaven's Door turns people into books that detail their lives, which Rohan can read or ...
Maroon's user avatar
  • 14.6k
2 votes
1 answer
3k views

Why did this character become a zombie after the King Crimson arc?

Spoilers below. After the fight with the boss, in the Mystery of King Crimson arc, In the Green Day and Oasis story arc, Green Day don't have any effect on Buccellati because Well, for this question ...
vegano's user avatar
  • 71
5 votes
1 answer
1k views

Why does Trish's Stand have a personality of her own?

Stands are physical manifestations of a users fighting spirit and apart from their battle cry, they are usually more like puppets that are controlled by their user. However, Trish's stand has a mind ...
Rumpelstiltskin's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
6k views

Why did the stand "Notorious B.I.G" change to "Notorius Chase" in the anime?

In episode 24 Jojo Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, there is a scene where a new stand named Notorius B.I.G appears, but on the wall it's called "Notorius Chase." Why is there this difference? Is it ...
Gagantous's user avatar
  • 3,366
4 votes
1 answer
9k views

What was Hirohiko Araki's inspiration to create JoJo's Bizarre Adventure?

I was wondering what was Araki's inspiration in creating this manga? How did this idea came into reality? Also, how did he came up with the 'Stands'?
IliasNBN's user avatar
  • 111