JoJo's Bizarre Adventure hitting Toonami this weekend


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Announced earlier this year, this English dub release of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure's first season, Phantom Blood, is releasing on Toonami this Saturday! Airing after Dragonball Z Kai, let's hope JoJo will get the wider audience it deserves. While the fandom is huge now, I feel like it could get even bigger with the Toonami launchpad. 

Let's hope the English cast can voice the show with the right amount of ridiculousness. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood airs on Adult Swim's Toonami block Saturday, October 15th and 12:30AM EST/PST. Here's the synopsis from the press release: 

JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE is based on Hirohiko Araki’s critically acclaimed Shonen Jump manga series that depicts the multigenerational exploits of the heroic Joestar family and their never-ending battle against evil. In the anime series, the Aztecs – the people of the sun – once prospered in ancient Mexico. They had a bizarre stone mask that brought eternal life and the power of a domineering ruler to he who wore it, but at some point, the mask disappeared without a trace. Years later, in the late 19th Century, when men's lifestyles and outlooks on life were quickly changing, Jonathan Joestar and Dio Brando meet, and the stone mask binds them to a rather curious fate...

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