|“||"JOJO's Bizarre Adventure" celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2012. 8 JOJOs have travelled bizarre times and places. This never-ending story is "TO BE CONTINUED".||”|
—Incipit of the JOJOVELLER artbook
JOJOVELLER (ジョジョベラー JoJoberā) is a multimedia collection of books featuring content pertaining to the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure series by Hirohiko Araki. It was published to commemorate JoJo's Bizarre Adventure's 25th Anniversary.
The set includes an art book featuring original artwork from Stone Ocean to JoJolion, a booklet describing the history of the series, and a Stand encyclopedia, all of which contain several comments from Araki himself.
The package includes three separate books, each with their own art and information. The limited edition comes in a black Lacquered enamel case and includes 2 Blu-Ray Discs showing the 25th anniversary art exhibition in Tokyo and a behind-the-scenes look at Araki's creative process.
- It includes information about the Stands themselves, Design, Skills and Performance, Stats, and the Users. Each has a commentary by the author himself. In the book, Stand Users are referred to as "Masters."
- Features the complete history of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure from Phantom Blood to JoJolion.
- Araki and different writers/editors talk about JoJo history.
The Actual JOJOVELLER artbook. It features works of art from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure and some of Araki's most recent illustrations. It is divided into the following chapters:
- JOJOs travel to Japan: 8 commemorative works of art of each of the protagonists and other main characters posing in various places and with different typical Japanese items, all specifically created for the 25th anniversary. There is also art featuring Bruno Bucciarati and Jolyne Cujoh in Firenze taken from an earlier collaboration with GUCCI.
- JOJO travels to Green Dolphin Street Prison: A compilation of artworks related to Stone Ocean.
- JOJO travels from San Diego to New York: A compilation of artworks related to Steel Ball Run.
- JOJO travels to Morio-cho: A compilation of artworks related to JoJolion up to the date of publication of the artbook.
- JOJO travels to another world: A compilation of miscellaneous artwork made by Hirohiko Araki over the years, most of which are related to the series while some are independent works.
- Hirohiko Araki X Gucci: A compilation of artwork made in collaboration with the clothing brand GUCCI.
- This book contains a "map" with romanizations of the names of most characters and Stands shown thus far.
- Blu-ray: Disc 1 - Jojo Exhibition 2012 Documentary. It includes three videos, first a trailer of the 25th anniversary of the series, then two videos of the Hirohiko Araki JoJo Exhibition 2012 consisting of a nightime visit by Remote Romance, another one in daytime showing visitors.
- Blu-ray: Disc 2 - THE MAKING OF JOJO! A behind-the-scenes look at Araki's creative process following how he designs and draws one of his artworks.
A JOJOVELLER mini booklet was included with the April 2014 issue of Ultra Jump. It features several pieces of artwork from the main JOJOVELLER book. It was also released alongside a supplement Stand guide called STANDS plus, which included pages on Nut King Call and Paper Moon King (until then known as "Paper Moon"), who were introduced in the manga following the publication of JOJOVELLER.