We break down everything we know about JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean’s ninth part, JoJo Lands! Fans all around the world are binge-watching ‘Stone Ocean’, so we’ve got everything you need to know about it. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is part of a select group of ‘mega-franchises’ within the anime and manga community.
From the early days of its inception in the late ’80s and continuing to this day, it has amassed a huge following across three decades (and probably all seven continents) that culminated in it becoming an industry icon. The creator of the series, Hirohiko Araki, has just turned 61 years old, but the legendary storyteller and illustrator is continuing at a breakneck pace; with fresh appraisals generating a storm on social media!
According to reports online, manga series creator Hirohiko Araki has stated that part 9 of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure storyline will be created, provisionally titled ‘JOJO LANDS.’ In the most recent Ultra Jump issue, mangaka Yoshiki Araki stated that Part 8 of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure has finally come to an end, but a ninth part will be published.
JoJo Lands is the third installment in the SBR continuity, and it will be set in a parallel universe. However, little is known about the plot.
When Will Part 9 Of The Manga, ‘JOJO Lands’ Release?
Unfortunately, no release date for the ninth part of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga series was provided. However, the original announcement stated that the new will “launch after a short rest between Part 8 and 9.”
We should anticipate further details on part 9 to be revealed in early-January 2022, as January 1st is the manga’s 35th anniversary and the Stone Ocean series debuts in Japan on January 8th. Similarly, neither a main protagonist, supporting characters or setting has been confirmed.
How To Catch Up On The Manga Before Part 9
Fortunately, reading the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga and getting into manga in general has never been easier. Physical volumes of the series can be purchased for under $15 from most comic book shops and various online retailers, including Amazon and Waterstones.
You can also read the manga digitally via Viz Media. Only the first few chapters are available for free, before you require a Member Subscription to read the rest – costing $1.99 a month.
Stone Ocean Lands On Netflix!
The major JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure news of the week is that the fifth anime season, Stone Ocean, was made available on Netflix on December 1st, 2021. Jolyne Cujoh, the daughter of Jotaro Kugo and great-granddaughter of Joseph Jostar, is incarcerated after being framed for murder.
Stone Ocean will then air on Japanese television networks from January 2022, you can find out more information here.
Fans To The Part 9 Announcement
It’s safe to assume that fans are equally as delighted about the prospect of a ninth part in the JoJo manga saga. However, it appears that most of the buzz is focused on when the announcement will be made.
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 9
Last week, there were rumors that Part 9 would not be revealed for at least another month — with some fans questioning if we would even hear news at that time.
As many fans have noted, this implies that the JoJo series will end in 2021, with several announcements and new titles on the way!