The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Riichirou Inagaki and Boichi’s Dr. Stone manga released on Monday a new key visual. The TV anime series will premiere in July 2019.
Makoto Furukawa, who voices One-Punch Man’s Saitama will voice protangonist Taiju Ōki. Yūsuke Kobayashi will star in the anime as Senku, Yuichi Nakamura as Tsukasa Shishio and Kana Ichinose as Yuzuriha Ogawa.
Shinya Lino ( Made in Abyss) will direct the anime show at TMS Entertainment. Yuichiro Kido (91 Days, After the Rain) will compose the series with Tatsuya Kato (World End) as character designer.
Boichi (Sun-Ken Rock) and Inagaki (author of Eyeshield 21) debuted the manga in Weekly Shonen Jump in March 2017. Shueisha published the eighth volume on December 4.
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!