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Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan Original Anime DVD Trailer Previews 'Millionaire Village'

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Applications for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure spinoff accepted until July 31

The official website of the television anime adaptations of Hirohiko Araki's JoJo's Bizarre Adventure manga began streaming began streaming promotional video for the original anime DVD (OAD) adaptation of the Kishibe Rohan wa Ugokanai (Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan) manga on Friday. The video previews the adaptation of the "Fugō Mura" (Millionaire Village) story from the manga.

The cast includes:

Takahiro Sakurai as Rohan Kishibe

Mai Nakahara as Kyōka Izumi

Kaori Mizuhashi as Ikkyū

The OAD will be distributed to customers who buy all 13 DVD or Blu-ray Disc volumes of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable anime. The 13th and final DVD and Blu-ray Disc volume of the anime shipped in Japan on June 28. The application deadline to receive the OAD is July 31. Series director Toshiyuki Kato is returning to direct the OAD at David Production, and Yasufumi Soejima is the assistant director. Shun'ichi Ishimoto is the character designer, and Kenta Mimuro is the Stand designer.

Kishibe Rohan wa Ugokanai is a series of one-shots starring the Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable character Rohan Kishibe, who is also Araki's fictional alter ego. Shueisha published a compiled book volume of the different Kishibe Rohan wa Ugokanai stories in November 2013. Shueisha's Bessatsu Margaret magazine will publish the manga's 9th installment, "DNA," in August.

The 39-episode JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable anime premiered in April 2016 and Crunchyroll and Viz Media streamed the series as it aired.

The manga will get a live-action film adaptation that will open in Japan on August 4.


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