Parents' Guide to

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Violent, strange anime about a family who fights evil.

TV Netflix Anime 2012
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Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 15 parent reviews

age 12+

A Great Anime With Animated Violence

This is a great anime thst follows a bloodline throughout their awesome adventures. It contains great Role-Models, especially the first Main Character and it is very enjoyable. It does contain blood but it is an anime not real people. I highly reccommend!!
age 12+

Great but... Edgy

If your son can handle gore than this is good minor profanity but it was AMAZING! (no modern weapons)

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (15 ):
Kids say (52 ):

The series is a multigenerational story that follows descendants of Joestars as they use supernatural forces to fight an archenemy that has impacted the trajectory of their family's legacy. While some of the narrative, which is broken down into nine individual story arcs that stretch from the 1880s to the 2000s, seems relatively straightforward, there are lots of plot lines that are (you guessed it!) very bizarre. But as viewers follow the generations of the Joestar family (all of whom are named a variation of JoJo) contending with the evil Dio and his descendants, they are also treated to lots of Western pop culture references and mystical events. It's this unique combination that makes JoJo's Bizarre Adventure uniquely entertaining.

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