JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is originally a manga series by Hirohiko Araki. Its anime adaptation with the same name premiered in 2012. The first season, comprising 26 episodes in all, premiered on Oct 6, 2012, and concluded airing on Apr 6, 2013. Season 4 titled ‘Golden Wind’ premiered on October 6, 2018, and ended airing on July 28, 2019. Now, the fans are excited for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 that’s titled Stone Ocean. It will adapt the sixth part (Volumes 47–63, 155 chapters) of the manga series. So here’s everything that you need to know JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5.
What plot will Stone Ocean follow?
As mentioned above, Season 5 titled Stone Ocean will adapt the sixth part (Volumes 47–63, 155 chapters) of the manga series.
The official plot for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean reads,
“Set in 2011, Jolyne Cujoh is sentenced to 15 years in prison after being involved in a car accident and being framed for a murder. She is imprisoned at Green Dolphin Street Prison in Florida, nicknamed the ‘Aquarium.’ Her father, Jotaro Kujo, gives her a pendant that causes a mysterious power to awaken inside of her. When a series of inexplicable events occur, Jotaro informs his daughter that a disciple of DIO’s framed her so that he could kill her in prison, and urges her to escape.”
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 Release Date
The creators announced the fifth season during a live-stream event in April 2021. The first trailer came out after four months in August 2021 at a Stone Ocean event on YouTube. At the same event, the creators announced the release date. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 will premiere on Netflix on Dec 1, 2021.
An official listing on Netflix’s Media Center page confirms that JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean will be a monthly release. So, expect a bunch of episodes to arrive on Netflix every month starting from Dec 1, 2021.
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 will make its TV debut in Japan in Jan 2022. The new episodes will be aired on TV in Japan on Tokyo MX, BS11, and MBS on January 8, 2022. You can also watch the new season on Animax from Jan 22, 2022.
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 Release Time on Netflix
The fifth season of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure will land on Netflix on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. PT/3:01 a.m. ET.
Netflix releases New movies, Tv shows and anime shows globally at the same time. So, the release time will depend on your time zone. Here’s when you can expect JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 will arrive in various time zones:
- Central time: 2.01 am on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
- Eastern time: 3.01 am on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
- British time: 8.01 am on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
- Central European time: 9.01 am on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
- India time: 1:31 pm on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
- Australia time: 4:31 pm on Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021.
Is there a trailer for JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5?
The trailer was pure nerve-thrilling for all the fans. As seen in the trailer and explained in the plot synopsis, the story takes place in 2011. Jolyne is sentenced to 15 years of imprisonment after being framed for murder in a car crash accident. While she’s serving at Green Dolphin Street Prison with maximum security, her boyfriend, Jotaro visits her, and then the fun begins.
Jotaro gives her a pendant, which her father asked for. That unusual pendant awakens the mysterious supernatural power inside her, Stone Free. Also, he told Jolyne that one of the DIO’s framed her for murder to kill her in prison. In that case, they have to come up with a quick escape plan or their lives would be in danger. What we have to see is how they will escape and how Jolyne will use her powers. Watch the trailer here:
Cast and Characters of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean
The lead cast and characters are coming back this season including Jolyne Cujoh, his boyfriend Jotaro Kujo, Ermes Costello, and others. Their respective voice actors will also be back to voice the characters and fill life into them. Below, we have compiled the whole list of cast and characters confirmed to appear in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 5 (Stone Ocean).
- Jolyne Cujoh voiced by Fairouz Ai
- Jotaro Kujo voiced by Daisuke Ono
- Foo Fighters voiced by Mariya Ise
- Ermes Costello voiced by Mutsumi Tamura
- Emporio Alniño voiced by Atsumi Tenezaki
- Weather Report voiced by Yūichirō Umehara
- Narciso Anasui voiced by Daisuke Namikawa
Where To Watch Every JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Series Online?
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure has sold licenses to several streaming platforms. However, not every season is available on every platform.
Hulu currently has seasons 1 through 3 of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Prime subscribers can access all four seasons of the popular anime series besides the first half of its second season. However, this could turn out an expensive deal as Prime isn’t currently included with the cost of membership.
The best place to watch or stream all episodes of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is Netflix. Netflix has the first four seasons with the recent one only added this month.
Last Updated on December 1, 2021 by Umesh