TV special starring Ryōta Suzuki to premiere this summer, focusing on new character Ryusei after season 2
Kodoani.com – The Jump Festa ’22 event on Sunday revealed that the next plans for Boichi and Riichirou Inagaki’s anime adaptation are Dr. Stone will be a third season for the anime that will premiere in 2023.
In addition, the series will have a television anime special titled Dr. Stone: Ryusui will premiere this summer. The anime will be set after the second season of Dr. Stone: Stone Wars, and focuses on Ryusui, who will be voiced by Ryōta Suzuki. TMS Entertainment will return to animate the special event.
The event revealed a promotional video for both the work and the image for Dr. Stone: Special Ryusui.
Manga creator Riichirou Inagaki also confirmed during the live stream via an announcement that the original manga is nearing its climax. The manga entered its final season in September.
Boichi (Sun-Ken Rock) and Inagaki (author of Eyeshield 21) launched the manga in Weekly Shonen Jump in March 2017.
One fateful day, all of humanity was petrified by a blinding flash of light. After several millennia, high school student Taiju wakes up to find himself lost in a world of statues. However, the guy is not alone! His science-loving friend Senku has woken up and started a new life. He has a big plan in mind — to launch civilization with the power of science!
The first TV anime premiered in July 2019. Dr. Stone: Stone Wars, the second season of the anime, premiered in January.