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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.

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Why did Jotaro's Start Platinum's punch destroy DIO's The World?

Towards the end of episode 48 of Star Crusaders, Dio kicks at Jotaro who uses Star Platinum to punch The World's shin. Star Platinum's fist ends up cracking, but then The World's entire body ends up ...
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Is Jolyne in the SBR universe, if so before or after part 8

So from what I've heard in part 6 the universe is reset and everyone who was alive before the reset is put in the new universe and jolyne and her crew survives, does that mean she is in the SBR ...
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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?
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Where and how was Diavolo hiding where he was after the body swaps of Silver Chariot Requiem?

I don't understand the rules of the body/soul swap and where Diavolo was hiding during the soul swapping shenaniegans of Silver Chariot Requiem. Was Diavolo apparently hiding inside King Crimson who ...
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How could “this character” come back to life without becoming a Vampire at the end of Stardust Crusaders?

At the end of JoJo season 3: Stardust Crusaders, episode 48: However, Jotaro was able to revive What I'm trying to understand tho is why Because I remember the episode before that, Dio had ...
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In JoJo: Diamond is Unbreakable, why didn't Joseph use Hermit Purple to find Kira's new identity?

The whole point of bringing Joseph to Morioh was to make him use Hermit Purple. So why didn't he use it to find Kira after he changed his appearance?
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Why didn't Giorno heal Polnareff's body and restore his soul to the body?

In 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 moving on to the afterlife, ...
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What actually happen with Diavolo?

At the final battle between Giorno and Diavolo in episode 38. Diavolo got punched many times, and got drowned to the river. He survived that and able to catch the edge of the sewer stairs, kept his ...
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Why is there an extreme amount of censoring in Jojo (Stardust Crusaders) on Crunchyroll?

There seems to be an extreme amount of censoring in Stardust Crusaders (black shadows, etc) compared to other anime or even the previous 2 seasons. Examples: Smoking Cut body parts Big wounds (eye ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Jotaro vs Dio: How can Jotaro both move and stop time in road roller fight?

I don't get how Jotaro can launch his "oraoraora" against the road roller (7 seconds since time was stopped) and also stop time at the 9th second of Dio's "The World" ability (i.e. just before getting ...
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What really happened at the end of Stone Ocean?

At the end of Jojo Part 6: Stone Ocean, did Emporio get sent to a parallel universe? Is this the same universe that SBR and JJL then take place in? The wikia says that the universe is reset. What ...
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What happened to Fugo in Episode 18 8:35?

In Episode 18 at 8:35, while Giorno and Mista were going to Venice, Fugo was in the car at first but then he isn't after the flashback? I reread this part in the manga but Fugo just seems to suddenly ...
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How did Kakyoin get Killed by the World when it was outside of the World's range?

It is stated that the World has an effective range of 10 meters. It is a close range stand, and we know that if any of the Joestar group entered this range of 10 meters, they would automatically be ...
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How does Star Platinum get the same ability as the World?

We don't usually see "Stands" with the same ability. How does Jotaro develop a power similar to Dio's in the final battle. And now, everytime he uses his stand, he shouts out "Star platinum the World" ...
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How did Joseph inherit Hamon from Jonathan?

I was watching JoJo's Bizarre Adventure and on the episode where Jonathan dies, Erina takes a random child. When Part 2 started, how did Joseph "inherit Hamon from Jonathan" if he isn't directly ...
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Why didn't DIO used his piercing eye attack to kill Joseph or Jotaro?

When DIO stops time to kill Joseph, he uses a knife. But why didn't he use his piercing eye attack? The same goes for when fighting Jotarou: he doesn't use it and uses a police officer's gun or ...
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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 ...
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What conditions trigger becoming an undead

In Episode 30 of the latest Jojo series, JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken Part 5: Ougon no Kaze, Giorno notices that Bucciarati became an undead and Bucciarati hypothesizes that his strong will was probably a ...
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How does Sticky Finger ability works towards Pesci in Golden Wind?

At the final battle of the Grateful death arc, we could see Buccelati confront Pesci and his stand: Beach Boy using Sticky Finger. In the end of the battle, Buccelati attack Pesci repeatedly and ...
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What is the order of the JoJo anime series?

My friend recommended me to watch JoJo's Bizzare Adventure, but when I googled it I found there are many series. What is the order of the anime?
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Why do character colors sometimes suddenly change?

I've seen this used in almost all of the episodes, where during a fight or a scene the colors of the characters will change almost immediately, almost to an inverted color scheme, or sometimes a more ...
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How is Johnny Joestar walking at the end of Jojo part 7 Steel Ball Run?

I thought the corpse helped provide him use of his legs midway through the series. However, the entire corpse is taken by Valentine near the end and sealed in the vault, so how is Johnny Joestar still ...
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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 in Buccellati because Well, for this ...
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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 ...
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How did Dio Brando survive the ship sinking?

In JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part I Phantom Blood, in the climax ending, Jonathan sacrifices his life to defeat Dio and save Erina, his unborn child Jorge and baby Lisa Lisa. Erina manages to save ...
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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'?
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What's the purpose of the dance that Narancia did in Golden Wind?

I followed JoJo's Bizarre Adventure anime this season, it has 39 episodes total. It's currently on episode 11 (as of December 14, 2018). I am confused with the dance that Narancia did with Fugo and ...
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What is the connection between Stands and Ripple Energy?

I don't understand how Stands are connected to the Ripple Energy, which is from breathing. The third part does not seem that linked to the first two parts of JoJo.
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Will playing “Eyes of Heaven” without reading the manga spoil the player majorly?

I have been interested in getting JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven for PS4 but I'm afraid of story spoilers. Is the story mode of Eyes of Heaven a supplement for the manga, or do I need to ...
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Why did Dio cut off his head and not regenerate his body?

In the first season of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, when Dio falls off a cliff, he cuts off his own head. Why? At the end of the season, we see him in Jojo's wedding boat, his head in a container. ...
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Are any JoJo's anime related?

I started with the latest one the one, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind and came to know that the anime is even older. Found many series dating back to 2012. So, as I started watching the 2012 ...
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Why is Giorno's clothes color different between the manga and anime version?

At Jul 5, 2018 there was announced about Jojo Bizarre Adventures : Golden Wind that will be aired at October 2018. When i see the first pv of the anime version of Jojo part 5, Giorno's clothes color ...
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What's the reason Dio and Joutarou could fly in Stardust Crusaders?

When I watched the first season of Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders, I have never seen Joutarou fly with his stand, but suddenly in season 2 of Stardust Crusaders when Joutarou confronted ...
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Why does Jojo's Bizarre Adventure have so many English references?

In the sub-titled version of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, there are many points in the story where one of the character's repeatedly uses an English phrase. Examples include Mr. JoeStar saying "Holy ...
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Does Dio or Jotaro have to verbally stop time in order to stop time?

In some instances seen in the anime, Jotaro and Dio, stand users who both can stop time can stop time without having to verbally stop time, such as when Jotaro fights Josuke and stops time after ...
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Why are Kakyoin and Polnareff so pleased about knowing the same hand signals?

In episode 24 of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, Polnareff takes advantage of a dangerous situation to show off his knowledge of hand signals. A video of this can be found here. Kakyoin ...
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Translation for the ability graph

During each advertisment break, they display a graph for a stand-user. Unfortunately, some sub-groups don't translate it, and I can't understand what is written there except for the "speed" that is ...
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Why was “Vanilla Ice” localized as “Cool Ice”?

In the Stardust Crusaders series, the antagonist Vanilla Ice is localized into English as "Cool Ice". There's also the renaming of Steely Dan to "Dan of Steel". Is it due to possible copyright/...
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How are Kars' features described in this image?

When Kars becomes the ultimate life form, There is an image which points out each of Kars' new features - 400 IQ, 18m jumping etc. Can someone help translate what his other skills are?
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What type of oil are on Kars' feathers?

During his aerial fight with JoJo, Kars fires off some feathers which are as hard as an armadillo's shell and covered in a bullet deflecting oil. I've never heard of an oil that could deflect bullets,...