VIZ Media to Livestream Three Seasons of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure 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 multigenerational action adventure property will stream from August 13, 2018 through August 25, 2018 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 10 a.m. PST each day with an encore broadcast of the stream at 3 p.m. 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,” said Jane Weedon, Director of Business Development at Twitch. “​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.”​

“Twitch delivers a powerful shared interactive viewing experience with a large contingent of anime fans within its community,” says Candice Uyloan, Senior Director, Marketing at VIZ Media. “The JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure event on Twitch will allow fans to celebrate the series and join the conversation in a manner unlike ever before.”

JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE Twitch Air Dates:

Season 1, PHANTOM BLOOD

  • August 13, 2018 – Episodes 1-9

Season 1, BATTLE TENDENCY

  • August 14, 2018 – Episodes 10-18
  • August 15, 2018 – Episodes 19-26

Season 2, STARDUST CRUSADERS

  • August 16, 2018 – Episodes 1-9
  • August 17, 2018 – Episodes 10-18
  • August 18, 2018 – Episodes 19-26
  • August 19, 2018 – Episodes 27-35
  • August 20, 2018 – Episodes 36-44
  • August 21, 2018 – Episodes 45-48

Season 3, DIAMOND IS UNBREAKABLE

  • August 21, 2018 – Episodes 1-5
  • August 22, 2018 – Episodes 6-13
  • August 23, 2018 – Episodes 14-22
  • August 24, 2018 – Episodes 23-31
  • August 25, 2018 – 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.

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