JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE: GOLDEN WIND, VOL. 1

Mangaka: Hirohiko Araki

Translation: Nathan A Collins

Touch-up Art & Lettering: Mark McMurray

Publisher: VIZ Media

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, Vol. 1, Viz Media, Hirohiko Araki
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind, Vol. 1, Viz Media, Hirohiko Araki

WHAT IS IT?

The story of the Joestar's lineage finally makes it to the 20th century with the tale of Dio Brando's son in Naples Italy: Giorno Giovanna!


JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind VOL. 1 (Golden Wind VOL.1 from here on out) is hard to compare to other pieces of media, as it's literally the grandfather of a lot of work. You can see references and inspirations everywhere because of the series, and Golden Wind VOL.1 continues this trend.


WHAT’S IT ABOUT?

(Minor Spoilers)

Jotaro Kujo sends Koichi Hirose on a mission in Naples, Italy, to get a skin sample of whom he believes to be Dio Brando's son, who was conceived when Dio possessed Jotaro's ancestor (Jonathan Joestar's) body. Bizarre, huh?


Yet, once Koichi finds him, he goes by a different hairstyle, and name – Giorno Giovanna. Not only does Koichi find a different Giorno than expected, but he also learns t