"The World's ability is as its name suggests, to reign supreme over the entire world!"- DIO, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure OVA (1999)
The World OVA (ザ・ワールド（世界） Za Wārudo) is an humanoid stand, and the Stand of DIO, The Main Antagonist featured in the Stardust Crusaders OVA made by Studio A.P.P.P. The World's main ability is to stop time and have a few seconds of advantage just to eliminate one adversary/enemy. The World OVA is also sometimes known as Retro The World to the majority of A Universal Time's Player Base. Retro The World/The World OVA is a close-ranged stand.
Not only The World OVA was shown in the Stardust Crusaders OVA, but it was also shown in Heritage For The Future, an Arcade JoJo game made in 1998/1999.
The World OVA doesn't have any docile('s), but it does have a move-set.
The World OVA/Retro The World has Light Yellow Armor with grey skin and jet-black pupils
Unknown for now
- Unknown for now but possibly evolved to TW:OVA:OH (The World: OVA: Over Heaven)
The World OVA/Retro The World and original The World have the same moveset.
|Y||Stop Sign||You pull out a stop sign, slamming/throwing it to the ground, making a few cracks on the ground and dealing 25 damage to the enemy while stunning them a bit.||25 Damage||10 Seconds|
|E||Muda Barrage||The World OVA throws a lot of punches at it's opponent at very high speed yelling "MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA!!".||8 and 12 (Regular)
|T||Joseph Knife||You pull out a single knife, whilst throwing it straight directly towards the player you’ll yell out “MUDA!”, dealing 25 damage. This has quite a long windup.
||25 Damage||8 Seconds|
||Knives Counter||You strike a pose, and when hit knives will appear around the opponent. This move does not stun the opponent.||30 Damage||25 Seconds|
|LMB||LMB Combo||The World punches the enemy 4 times, dealing a total of 49 damage and knocking the enemy back.||8, 8, 8, 25||3 Seconds|
|E||"MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA MUDA,
MUDA!" / Stand Barrage
|The World throws 26 rapid consecutive punches towards the enemy whilst yelling out "MUDA!" continuously, dealing a total of 33.8 damage.||1.3x26 Damage||7 Seconds|
|R||Donut||The World throws a donut with large startup time (similar to KC) making a hole in their torso and causing no knockback.||44 Damage||12 Seconds|
|T||“Checkmate!” / Knives Throw||The World throws 8 knives at once in a random spread where the user's facing, dealing a total of 48 damage.||48 (if all hit, each knife deals 8)||13 Seconds|
|F||"ZA WARUDO!" / Time Stop||The World and it’s user perform an animated pose, whilst yelling "ZA WARUDO! TOKI WO TOMARE!", stopping time for about 5 seconds, giving you the advantage to perform moves onto an victim at the cost of reduced damage.||None||30 Seconds|
|G||Debris Slam||The World will quickly go in front of its user, the user poses, while The World slams the ground, whilst yelling "MUDA!". This is a full AOE move and has large endlag if missed so it may be punished.||35 Damage||10 Seconds|
|B||Blood Suck||The user grabs the victim, putting them down to the ground with both hands, sucking/taking some of their blood/health, whilst saying "It fits me! IT REALLY FITS ME!". After taking their blood, you'll throw them in the direction you're facing afterwards.||25 Damage + 60 Health||30 Seconds|
|Y||Road Roller||The World will dash to the opponent and punch them, afterwards you will stop time and jump away and bring a road roller out of nowhere and smash it into the ground then pummeling it while you are saying "While time is stopped, There is only (user)!!" striking it with the final blow making it explode.||70.3(?)|
|V||Teleport/Time Skip||Teleports you a short distance forward.||None||5 Seconds|
|N||Quotes||Unknown for now.||None||When Quote finishes|