Adaptation based on popular Shonen Jump adventure manga hits Crunchyroll on July 05, 2019
A dramatic new trailer has been published for Dr. STONE, an upcoming TV anime based on the science fiction adventure manga written by Riichiro Inagaki and illustrated by Boichi about a small group of survivors trying to rebuild human civilization with the power of science after a mysterious event petrifies the world.
The original Dr. STONE manga is serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump manga magazine, and an English language version is also available from Viz Media. Crunchyroll describes the story of Dr. STONE as follows:
Several thousand years after a mysterious phenomenon that turns all of humanity to stone, the extraordinarily intelligent, science-driven boy, Senku Ishigami, awakens. Facing a world of stone and the total collapse of civilization, Senku makes up his mind to use science to rebuild the world. Starting with his super strong childhood friend Taiju Oki, who awakened at the same time, they will begin to rebuild civilization from nothing... Depicting two million years of scientific history from the Stone Age to present day, the unprecedented crafting adventure story is about to begin!
The Dr. STONE TV anime is directed by Shinya Iino and features animation production by TMS Entertainment. Dr. STONE will broadcast in Japan and stream on Crunchyroll beginning on July 05, 2019.
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