Dio Brando first appeared within the preliminary arc of JoJo’s Weird Journey, Phantom Blood, turning into a vampire because of the mysterious stone masks that arrived on the scene. Making a comeback as the principle villain of Stardust Crusaders, Brando has solidified himself as one of the vital notable antagonists to spring from the thoughts of creator Hirohiko Araki. With Dio returning because of Stone Ocean flashbacks, one cosplayer has introduced the creature of the evening again from the lifeless.

Although the newest season featured a brand new villain that the newest Joestar wanted to defeat, in an effort to not solely clear her title but in addition save her father’s life, Dio made a stunning return through flashbacks that proved his previous relationship with the jail priest often known as Pucci. Implanting the thought of achieving heaven in Pucci’s head, Brando had fairly just a few heart-to-hearts with the wielder of Whitesnake, with the vampire additionally chargeable for the priest gaining his Stand. Whereas Dio has by no means been resurrected since dying by the hands of Jotaro through the Stardust Crusaders’ finale, his legacy will dwell on and is ready to return in a stunning approach in Metal Ball Run.

Dio’s Weird Journey

Instagram Cosplayer Kirapika.Cos took the chance to resurrect Dio Brando and his Stardust Crusader aesthetic, with the vampiric villain introducing the Joestars to his Stand, The World, whereas additionally surviving the primary a part of the collection by slapping his head onto the physique of the Joestar that began all of it, Jonathan:

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Whereas followers anticipate Metal Ball Run to be confirmed for an anime adaptation, as this story following Johnny Joestar is the arc that follows Stone Ocean, the story has already performed out within the pages of JoJo’s Weird Journey’s manga. Whereas Dio is not resurrected on this alternate actuality, a brand new Brando hits the scene in Diego Brando, a person who’s on the high of his class in the case of horse driving. Based mostly on David Manufacturing bringing JoJo’s Weird Journey’s anime to life for over ten years, many followers are crossing their fingers that when the anime returns, the studio will return as properly.


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