On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga written by Riichiro Inagaki and illustrated by Boichi, Dr stone, a new promotional video was released for the second season of the project.
The site also released a new promotional image:
Finally, the site also revealed the designs for three new characters for the series including:
Ukyo Saionji, an archer and officer of the Tsukasa Empire, and who could be considered among the three most powerful members. Before petrification, he was serving as an officer in the Japan Self-Defense Forces.
Nikki Hanada, a resident of the Empire. Before petrification, she was a judo practitioner. His nickname "Nikki" was given by his disciples of the sport.
I uei, an inhabitant of the Empire who served as a policeman before petrification.
The series will premiere in January 2021. For their part, Inagaki and Boichi began publishing the manga in the magazine. Weekly Shonen Jump from the publisher Shueisha in March 2017. The publisher published the fifteenth compilation volume on April 3. The work recently exceeded five million copies in circulation.
The work inspired a 24-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios. TMS Entertainment, under the direction of Shinya Iino and scripts written by Yuichiro Kido, released in July 2019.
Cast of voices
- Yuusuke Kobayashi like Senkuu Ishigami.
- Gen Satou like Chrome.
- Manami Numakura like Kohaku.
- Yuuichi Nakamura like Tsukasa Shishiou.
- Makoto Furukawa like Taiju Ooki.
- Kengo Kawanishi like Gen Asagiri.
- Karin Takahashi like Suika.
- Kana Ichinose like Yuzuriha Ogawa.
Synopsis of Dr. Stone
One fateful day, all humanity was petrified by a flash of blinding light. After several millennia, the high school student Taiju wakes up and finds himself lost in a world of statues. However, you are not alone; His friend, a science lover, has been working for a few months and he has a great plan in mind: launch civilization with the power of science!
Source: Natalie Comic
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