News Crunchyroll to Stream JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Egypt Arc TV Anime
posted on 2015-01-07 19:05 EST by Lynzee Loveridge
Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will stream the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Egypt Arc sequel anime as it airs in Japan. The first episode will premiere on January 9 at 12:30 p.m. EST for members and one week later for free users. The stream will be available worldwide outside of Japan.
The staff will reprise their roles with Kenichi Suzuki overseeing series direction with director Naokatsu Tsuda. Yasuko Kobayashi is in charge of series composition and Masahiko Komino is designing the characters.
The series cast will return for the new arc, including:
- Daisuke Ono as Jotaro Kujo
- Unshou Ishizuka as Joseph Joestar
- Kenta Miyake as Mohammed Abdul
- Daisuke Hirakawa as Noriaki Kakyoin
- Fuminori Komatsu as Jean-Pierre Polnareff
- Takehito Koyasu as Dio
Misato Fukuen is joining the cast as Iggy.
Crunchyroll describes the story:
After 30 days of travel across the world, plagued with countless battles, Jotaro and his companions have finally arrived in Egypt! Now only the strongest "Stand" users remain to rebuff our heroes' final march on Cairo: The Nine Egyptian Gods, DIO's most zealous servants. Will the Joestar line fall to the monstrous vampire, or can Jotaro defeat DIO and save his mother's life?
Crunchyroll streamed the Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Stardust Crusaders anime as it aired in Japan.