TV Anime Dr. STONE TV Posts 2nd Key Visual with Main Staff List

TMS Entertainment-animated sci-fi adventure series is set to premiere in July 2019

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Riichiro Inagaki (story) and Boichi (art)'s sci-fi adventure manga Dr. STONE posted a second key visual featuring its four main characters: Senku Ishigami (CV: Yusuke Kobayashi), Taiju Ohki (Makoto Furukawa), Yuzuriha Ogawa (Kana Ichinose), and Tsukasa Shishio (Yuichi Nakamura).


The site also announced its main staff including director Shinya Iino (Made in Abyss assistant director), who makes his TV anime directorial debut. It was already announced that the manga's story writer Inagaki supervises all teleplays of the anime episodes. The adaptation is set to premiere in Japan in July 2019.



2nd key visual



Main staff:


  • Director: Shinya Iino (Made in Abyss assistant director) 
  • Series composition/Teleplay: Yuichiro Kido (Pop Team Epic
  • Character designer: Yuko Iwasa (Fighting Beauty Wulong, Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas
  • Music: Tatsuya Kato, Hiroaki Tsutsumi, YUKI KANESAKA 
  • Anime production: TMS Entertainment (Detective Conan, Lupin The Third)



1st teaser PV


1st key visual



The manga has been serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump since March 2017 and so far nine

tankobon volumes have been available in Japan. Its English edition has been licensed by VIZ Media

and its first volume was released in September 2018. The publisher introduces its story as follows:


One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high

schooler Taiju awakens and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, he’s not alone! His science-

loving friend Senku’s been up and running for a few months and he's got a grand plan in mind—to kickstart

civilization with the power of science!



Manga tankobon 1st and 9th volume covers



Source: TV anime "Dr.STONE" official website / Twitter


©Kome Studio, Boichi/Shueisha, Dr.STONE Production Committee


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