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'Dr. Stone' Anime Series Sequel in Production

by Vindstot
Mar 25, 2021 7:11 AM | 26 Comments
The 11th and final episode of the second Dr. Stone anime season, Dr. Stone: Stone Wars, ended with a sequel announcement following its broadcast on Thursday. The sequel will continue the story with the Daikoukai Jidai-hen (Age of Exploration) arc.

Synopsis (Stone Wars)
Senkuu has made it his goal to bring back two million years of human achievement and revive the entirety of those turned to statues. However, one man stands in his way: Tsukasa Shishiou, who believes that only the fittest of those petrified should be revived.

As the snow melts and spring approaches, Senkuu and his allies in Ishigami Village finish the preparations for their attack on the Tsukasa Empire. With a reinvented cell phone model now at their disposal, the Kingdom of Science is ready to launch its newest scheme to recruit the sizable numbers of Tsukasa's army to their side. However, it is a race against time; for every day the Kingdom of Science spends perfecting their inventions, the empire rapidly grows in number.

Reuniting with old friends and gaining new allies, Senkuu and the Kingdom of Science must stop Tsukasa's forces in order to fulfill their goal of restoring humanity and all its creations. With the two sides each in pursuit of their ideal world, the Stone Wars have now begun! [Written by MAL Rewrite]

Weekly Shounen Jump bega serializing Riichiro Inagaki and Boichi's post-apocalyptic adventure sci-fi manga in March 2017. Shueisha published the 19th volume on January 4, with the 20th volume scheduled for release on April 2. Dr. Stone has a cumulative 8.4 million copies of its volumes in circulation.

TMS Entertainment produced the 24-episode first anime season in Summer 2019. The second season debuted on January 14. Crunchyroll simulcast the seasons with subtitles, while Funimation streamed an English dub. The latter released the first season in two home video installments in September and December last year. Adult Swim's Toonami programming block aired the first season from August 2019 to February 2020.

VIZ Media simulpubs the manga digitally with the Japanese release through its Shounen Jump platform. The 15th volume shipped on February 2, with the 16th volume planned for an April 6 release.

Announcement


Official site: https://dr-stone.jp/
Official Twitter: @STONE_anime_off

Source: animate Times

Dr. Stone (Zoku-hen) on MAL

20 of 26 Comments Recent Comments

This news is definitely exhilarating!

Jul 18, 2021 4:15 PM by Adnash

its gonna be a good 2022

Jul 7, 2021 3:14 AM by removed-user

It seems to me that in our time it is possible to get a sequel than not.

Mar 26, 2021 8:10 AM by RobertBobert

get ready for Ryusui

Mar 25, 2021 10:08 PM by deg

I'm so excited for the rest!

Mar 25, 2021 5:45 PM by Elyshion

Kokya said:
Definitely well deserved!šŸ¤©
I just hope it has a bit more episodes, stone wars felt a tad too rushed through

Rushed? they adapted exactly 2 chapters per episode if you say it's rushed blame the manga not the anime

Mar 25, 2021 4:49 PM by OthmaneAD

Is it me or it feels like it's been getting easier to get sequels lately. Really didn't expect this.

Mar 25, 2021 4:19 PM by Socialloser

Nice to hear. Dr Stone is great, it deserves a full adaptation.

Mar 25, 2021 2:27 PM by NextUniverse

Not surprised, season 1 ended with the announcement for season 2 as well

Mar 25, 2021 12:36 PM by Atlos

The production is well advanced, too good !!!

Mar 25, 2021 12:33 PM by Kinyoubi

I'm so glad so many anime are getting new seasons quickly these days.

Mar 25, 2021 12:27 PM by Unleashed_SM

Ohh... I haven't watch the current season yet and another is on the way. Nice.

Mar 25, 2021 12:26 PM by tispleb

Not surprised, I can't wait already. XD

Mar 25, 2021 12:14 PM by Chouninatte

Definitely well deserved!šŸ¤©
I just hope it has a bit more episodes, stone wars felt a tad too rushed through

Mar 25, 2021 12:12 PM by Kokya

This is the best news I've heard all day

CAN'T WAIT

Mar 25, 2021 10:25 AM by NG_Chloe

This series is freaking awesome and excited. I'm very glad they make more sequel. Sosoruze, Kore wa! :D

Mar 25, 2021 9:38 AM by removed-user

A hundred billion percent yes. Hopefully we will get more than 11 episodes this time.

Mar 25, 2021 8:42 AM by AddaeAkono

I liked the 2nd season , and the mystery of the petrification is still there so i'm glad to see they started with another season already.

Mar 25, 2021 8:37 AM by Nabbo20

DAMN that was fast.
I didn't even start stone wars

Mar 25, 2021 8:28 AM by OctoberSpirit

Ryusei hype! It's gonna be an epic journey.

Mar 25, 2021 8:24 AM by MegamiRem

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