Supernatural, Action, Comedy, Adventure, Shounen, Drama, Mystery, Horror, Tragedy
- High school student Jotaro one day obtains the ability to summon a fighting spirit called a Stand
- Through his grandfather, Joseph, he learns that the evil vampire Dio Brando is to blame for this
- As his mother is unable to contain her own Stand, he sets off on a journey to Egypt to defeat Dio
The year is 1989 and Joseph's grandson - Jotaro Kujo - has been imprisoned for counts of street fighting. Jotaro has been possessed by a spiritual entity known as a stand, these stands are a physical manifestation of a user's energy and provide their user with an immense, and dangerous, power. Joseph believes that this animation of power is a result of the family's rival by heritage - a centurion vampire by the name of Dio Brando. This man's presence sparks the adventure, leading the men to seek him out in Egypt and finally conclude their battle by blood.
Mar 20, 1989 to Apr 14, 1992
Shounen Jump (Weekly)