JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 29 Review

Josuke on a bike.

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 29 Review

Highway Go Go (Highway Star), Part 2

Last we left Josuke Higashikata, he was on his way to save Rohan from Highway Star by finding its user. How will this series of events pan out for the both of them?

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JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 25 Review

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 25 Review

(Atom) Heart Father

Yoshikage Kira has changed his appearance to that of Kosaku Kawajiri, a working class man with a wife and son. The protagonists have yet to discover this identity, so they travel to his old house to see if they can find anything important; meanwhile, Kosaku’s wife notices that her husband is now cooking dinner on his own, which is something he has never done before.

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JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 23 and Episode 24 Review

Koichi vs Kira

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 23 and Episode 24 Review

Episode 23: Heart Attack, Part 1

Episode 24: Heart Attack, Part 2

I was out of town on vacation last week (and stuck with poor wifi) so I was unable to review episode 23 on time. I’ve decided to write another joint review for two episodes so that I can catch up and be able to write one for episode 25 when it comes out, to keep things on a decent schedule.

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JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 22 Review

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 22 Review

Yoshikage Kira Just Wants to Live Quietly, Part 2

Yoshikage Kira’s secret has been exposed, and the one person to see it is none other than Shigechi. Kira can’t have anyone knowing what he does in his spare time continue to live, so it’s inevitable that he threatens to kill Shigechi immediately. Of course, to adhere to the JoJo trend for this arc, Kira has a Stand; he reveals it at the very end of the previous episode to anything but applause, but the reveal is essentially redone for episode 22.

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JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episodes 19 and 20 Review

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episodes 19 and 20 Review

Episode 19: Shigechi’s Harvest, Part 2

Episode 20: Yukako Yamagishi Dreams of Cinderella

I’m doing something different this time around, as you’ve probably gathered from the title and the fact that I haven’t posted a review for episode 19 yet. Honestly, I’ve been having some health issues and haven’t been up to reviewing this past week, which is part of the reason why I decided to ultimately do a joint review. The other reason is, well, these episodes don’t do as much for me as the next ones will, based off of my knowledge of the manga and my personal tastes.

These recaps will be much shorter than usual, but I’ll be returning to my original format beginning with episode 21.

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JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 17 Review

JoJo – Diamond is Unbreakable Episode 17 Review

Rohan Kishibe’s Adventure

I have a new computer! My old one was getting really slow (I couldn’t even play Diablo III on it reliably) so I finally upgraded. Now that everything is set up on it, I can get to reviewing the most recent JoJo episode. 🙂

Recap/Review: I was pretty disappointed with how inconsistent the animation was in the Ratt episode (episode 16), and so I had some reservations about this one before starting to watch it. This episode is important to the overarching plot of Diamond is Unbreakable, so I wanted the animation to be good, at the very least.

Thankfully, I discovered that the Ratt episode was under the supervision of a different animation director than usual, so that kind of explained a lot. The same animation director worked on the DIO fight episodes from Stardust Crusaders, which were also pretty inconsistent! The more you know, right?

Episode 17, I believe, was done by the ‘regular’ director, so it’s kind of like night and day in regards to quality versus the Ratt episode.

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