A Brief Introduction to Jojo's Bizarre Adventure:
And Why It Might Be Fun to Read
- The author of JJBA is Hirohiko Araki
- It was first published in 1987 and is still being written to this day
- The manga has over 100 million copies in print, making it one of the best selling manga in history
JJBA is split up into 8 different parts:
- Phantom Blood
- Battle Tendency
- Stardust Crusaders
- Diamond is Unbreakable
- Vento Aureo
- Stone Ocean
- Steel Ball Run
Each part tells the story of a different member of the Joestar family, who are all destined to defeat supernatural villains using a variety of unique powers that they have inherited through their bloodline. The first six parts take place within one universe, while the rest of the parts take place in an alternate universe of the original world.
You can read it here for free or
here if you want to read it in color (you'll have to make an account though).
If you have any questions, you can email me.