Manga Mavericks #23.5: JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Q&A Extravaganza!!

JoJo’s month comes to a close with our first-ever Q&A special! That’s right, this week we spend two and a half hours devoted answering YOUR JJBA-related questions! What are our favorite parts? What would our Stands be like? Why a road roller, of all things? All these and more will be answered as we go over 40 questions from 10 different people!

Podcast Breakdown:

00:00 – Introductions & Announcements

4:15 – Where can I read the rest of Jojo’s?
10:05 – Why is JoJo’s Not Doing Well on Toonami?
14:00 – What Do You Think of the JoJo’s english dub so far?
22:30 – How the heck do people figure out what their stand’s powers are?
25:40 – If you were to invent Stands based on Bleach chapter titles, what would they be?
30:50 – What Stands would characters like Caesar or Jonathan have had if Stands existed back in Parts 1 and 2?
34:34 – Are there any characters you thought were underused in any Part, or characters you thought Araki could have done more with?
42:50 – Interpret the Ending of Part 6
45:44 – Where does Stray Cat go when it is inside Killer Queen?
47:05 – Who is Josuke’s savior?
47:20 – Where are Caesar’s siblings?
51:05 – What was up with Sandman?
53:45 – Why a Road Roller, of all things?
54:50 – Jonathan’s Stand is called Hermit Purple or The Passion?
56:10 – Favorite Stand?
58:00 – Favorite JoJo? (+ Favorite JoBro?)
1:02:05 – Favorite Villain?
1:09:20 – All-time favorite character?
1:11:35 – Favorite Part?
1:20:30 – If you could have any character’s Stand, which one would you have?
1:22:00 – Favorite Music Reference?
1:24:05 – Favorite parts in order?
1:30:50 – Original stand?
1:35:25 – Themes of the different parts?
1:40:40 – Favorite moment?
1:49:40 – Best use of a useless power
1:50:50 – Best idea for a crossover into another manga
1:52:42 – Beyonds or stands?
1:54:00 – Best villain moment?
1:57:00 – Weirdest moment?
1:58:00 – Plot holes in various parts?
2:00:00 – What did you think of Pucci’s ideals?
2:03:45 – If you had a stand, what would it do?
2:04:30 – Did you guys enjoy Johnny as a protagonist?
2:06:05 – How did you find the treatment of the AU Joestar bloodline and theories on the main villain?
2:10:25 – Thoughts on the moral ambiguity of Part 8’s Kira?
2:13:10 – What would have happened if Jolyne stopped the reboot?
2:15:40 – What’s the best best what if? Of Eyes of Heaven?
2:20:45 – What do you think Josuke is doing during parts 5 and 6?
2:22:05 – And finally who win in a free for all of all the Jojo villians? With the JoJos?

2:26:16 – Wrap-Up

Enjoy the show, and follow us on twitter at @manga_mavericks, on tumblr at, and subscribe to us on Youtube. You can follow the hosts at @sniperking323 and @lumranmayasha and special guest VlordGTZ at @VlordGTZ. Please make sure to fill out our year-end survey, which will be available to take until February 5th 2017. If you have any additional questions, comments, suggestions, or anything you want to ask that’s too big to tweet, drop us a line in the comments below, or e-mail us at! Arrivederci!

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