Viral Video Perfectly Reimagines Jotaro's Fight with Dio

Jotaro's Star Platinum squaring off against Dio Brando's The World isn't just one of the biggest [...]

Jotaro's Star Platinum squaring off against Dio Brando's The World isn't just one of the biggest and best fights to take place during the third season of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, but it's also one of the most important fights of the franchise overall. Dio had seemingly been a villain that would plague the Joestar line throughout eternity, gaining not just immortality but the body of Jonathan Joestar which granted him his own Stand! Now, one fan has managed to dig up a hilarious viral video that recreates the final battle of Stardust Crusaders with the most unlikely of candidates.

Reddit User Primuds managed to discover this amazingly hilarious video that envisions Dio as a golden retriever who is using boxing gloves to ward off a punch happy Jotaro with his Star Platinum attempting to lay the eternal vampire to rest:

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Dio is 100% the biggest villain that has ever appeared within the storylines of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, beginning as simply a thorn in the side of Jonathan Joestar, but promoting himself to a world threatening demagogue after discovering the stone mask which transformed him into a vampire. Brando managed to survive the finale of Phantom Blood, the first season, by attaching his decapitated head to the body of Jonathan Joestar, then returning decades later as the main villain of the third season of the strange franchise.

Jotaro V Dio
(Photo: David Production)

The World itself as a Stand was extremely similar to that of Jotaro's Star Platinum because of Dio's use of Jonathan's body and even with his death, Brando's legacy continues to permeate the franchise moving forward, whether it be with his son Giorno leading the fifth season, Golden Wind, or the diabolical plan he concocts post-mortus in the upcoming Stone Ocean!

What do you think of this hilarious meme video that re-imagines the fight between Dio and Jotaro at the end of Stardust Crusaders? Feel free to let us know in the comments or hit me up directly on Twitter @EVComedy to talk all things comics, anime, and JoJo!

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure was originally created by Hirohiko Araki for Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump in 1987, and is one of the longest running series in the magazine overall. It follows the story of the Joestar family, who are each destined to take down various supernatural enemies. The series has been split up into eight parts, with each part following a different generation of the Joestar family. The series has sold over 100 million copies, and has been licensed for an English language release by Viz Media. The series has spawned multiple anime, video games, toys, and even jewelry. The series currently has an anime adaptation that initially began in 2012, and now has run for over 100 episodes spanning the first five major arcs of the series.