Previously announced Dr STONE Ryusui A special will be broadcast in July in Japan. The special episode will be hosted by TMS Entertainment. The new information was revealed during AnimeJapan 2022’s Dr. Stone panel and was introduced by the anime voice cast – Yusuke Kobayashi (Senku Ishigami) Gen Sato (Chrome), Kengo Kawanishi (Gen Asagiri) and Ryota Suzuki ( Ryusui).
Ryusui’s character designs have been revealed:
The special episode was announced during JumpFesta 2022 in December last year, along with a visual teaser and trailer:
The first season of the Dr. Stone anime aired during the Summer 2019 anime season. The Dr. Stone: Stone Wars sequel will follow in January 2021. Studios 8 Pan and TMS Entertainment animated the adaptation from Richiro Inagaki’s manga, which recently ended after 5 years of serialization in Weekly Shonen Jump. Season 3 was announced with the Ryusui TV special and is scheduled for release in 2023.
Viz publishes the manga in English and describes the plot as follows:
One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high school student Taiju wakes up and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, he is not alone! His friend Senku, a science enthusiast, has been operational for a few months and he has a big plan in mind: to revive civilization with the power of science!
Source: Anime Japan 2022, Official Twitter
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