VIZ Media Streams 3 Seasons of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Anime on Twitch

VIZ Media announces the debut of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure anime streaming event on Twitch, the world’s leading social video service and online community for gamers.

The first three seasons of the acclaimed multigenerational action adventure property begin streaming now through August 25 on VIZ Media’s Twitch channel: twitch.tv/viz. The 113 episodes on Twitch constitute the first three seasons and multiple story arcs of the series (PHANTOM BLOOD, BATTLE TENDENCY, STARDUST CRUSADERS, and DIAMOND IS UNBREAKABLE). Fans can enjoy the subtitled stream and interact with the vast online community starting at 10AM PST each day with an encore broadcast of the stream at 3PM PST. The stream will only be available for audiences in US and Canada.

“Twitch’s gamer community has a long-standing affinity for anime based on the passion seen during anime-related shows, movies, and games streamed on our service. Thanks to VIZ, one of the most popular brands in the anime space, we’re able to continue to feed that passion with over a hundred episodes of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure.”

– Jane Weedon, Director of Business Development at Twitch.

Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Twitch Air Dates:

Season 1, PHANTOM BLOOD
● August 13th – Episodes 1-9

Season 1, BATTLE TENDENCY
● August 14th – Episodes 10-18
● August 15th – Episodes 19-26

Season 2, STARDUST CRUSADERS
● August 16th – Episodes 1-9
● August 17th – Episodes 10-18
● August 18th – Episodes 19-26
● August 19th – Episodes 27-35
● August 20th – Episodes 36-44
● August 21st – Episodes 45-48

Season 3, DIAMOND IS UNBREAKABLE
● August 21st – Episodes 1-5
● August 22nd – Episodes 6-13
● August 23rd – Episodes 14-22
● August 24th – Episodes 23-31
● August 25th – Episodes 32-39

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…