Hirohiko Araki’s Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 9 The JOJOLands released a teaser for the series along with a first look at the new protagonist whose name is still unknown at this time.
Part 9 follows this young protagonist who is a descendant of Joseph Joestar from Part 8. and this new protagonist supposedly becomes rich in the tropical islands. Sadly not much else is known about this new character so we’ll just have to wait and see when the manga releases in the March 2023 edition of Shuisha’s Ultra Jump magazine on February 17.
▍ About Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure
Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure is a manga and multi-media franchise by Hirohiko Araki. The series spans multiple time periods and cultures from the early 19th century to the 21st century and even multiple timelines.
Each new series in the manga is a new “part”, featuring a new cast of characters and unique culture. Each main character’s name can be abbreviated to Jojo in some way, whether it’s Jonathan Joestar, Joseph Joestar, Jotaro Kujo, etc… The protagonist of the Joestar family is often tasked with defeating a great evil by using supernatural powers, whether it be imbuing the body with light through Hamon, or using Stands, manifestations of the soul.
The series began its serialization in 1987 and continues today with its latest series Part 9 Jojolands. The incredibly popular anime adaptation by David Productions also recently ended its run of Stone Ocean, the 6th part of the anime series.
The anime adaptation of the series is actually celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, with an exhibit heading first to Tokyo on August 10, then Niigata, Sapporo, Fukuoka, and Osaka