Dr. STONE Anime Previewed in a Pair of Petrifying Promos

Adaptation of Riichirou Inagaki and Boichi's manga premieres this July


The Dr. STONE TV anime—based on the manga by Riichirou Inagaki and Boichi—is set to premiere in Japan this July, and we recently got to check out a second key visual. With AnimeJapan currently underway, a new pair of teaser promos are here with more footage and a sample of Yuki Kanesaka's "Chemical Boys" song. 




Main staff:


  • Director: Shinya Iino (Made in Abyss assistant director) 
  • Series composition/Teleplay: Yuichiro Kido (Pop Team Epic
  • Character designer: Yuko Iwasa (Fighting Beauty WulongSaint Seiya: The Lost Canvas
  • Music: Tatsuya KatoHiroaki TsutsumiYUKI KANESAKA 
  • Anime production: TMS Entertainment (Detective ConanLupin The Third)


Viz Media publishes the manga in North America and describes it like so: 


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!


Via Comic Natalie



Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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