On the Twitter account of the anime adaptation of “Dr. STONE”, it was announced today that the series will receive a sequel that adapts the “Age of Exploration” Arc. It is not yet clear when and in what form this will happen. Watch a teaser video for the announcement below.
Dr. STONE Season 3 Release Date
The first two seasons of “Dr. STONE” were directed by Shinya Iino (episode director at “Barakamon”) at the studio TMS Entertainment. Yuichiro Kido (“Fruits Basket”) wrote the screenplay, while Yuko Iwasa (“Fighting Beauty Wulong”) acted as a character designer. The music was composed by Hiroaki Tsutsumi, Tatsuya Katou and Yuki Kanesaka.
The first season, which consists of 24 episodes, was broadcast on Japanese television between July and December 2019. “Dr. STONE: Stone Wars”, the second season of the anime adaptation, began in January 2021 and ended today with the eleventh episode.
Dr. Stone, the anime series official social media pages put out a trailer announcing season 3, expected to release in 2022. The English subtitles of the announcement teaser were shared by a Twitter user and it confirms that season 3 will see its heroes embark on an exciting long seafaring journey.
Several thousand years after humanity was petrified by a mysterious phenomenon, the exceptionally intelligent and science-inspired Senku Ishigami awakens from his sleep. With nothing but stones and a collapsed civilization around him, Senku decides to rebuild the world with the help of science. Together with his muscle-packed childhood friend Taiju Oki, who awoke at the same time, they want to rebuild society from nowhere …
More than two million years of scientific history, from the Stone Age to the present day, are united in this unprecedented adventure story that is now beginning!