“Dr. stone” is a post apocalyptic science fiction Japanese animation series, adapted from the cartoon of the same name of Ichiro Inagaki. It was painted by Korean cartoonist boichi. The cartoon was first published in Sean weekly on March 6, 2017. As of January 2022, Dr. stone’s cartoon has been included in 24 volumes of tankaben and will be published for five years in March. The cartoon is still successfully released and has sold more than 10 million copies. From the sales of comics, I think it shows how much fans like the series and hope it will continue.
The animation adapted for Dr. stone was produced by TMS entertainment and broadcast from July to December 2019. The second season is the cartoon “stone war”, which is broadcast from January to March 2021. Doctor stone tells the story of the stone river fairy. Stone river fairy is a young scientist prodigy. After a mysterious lightning turned people all over the world into stones in 2019, he wants to rebuild human civilization. 3700 years later, the stone river fairy woke up with a new dream of reviving the old human civilization and saving mankind from extinction. From 5738 ad, the child prodigy scientist Shi He fairy was the last hope of mankind.
In 2019, after a mysterious flash, the whole world turned to stone. 3700 years later, human beings have become stones. In April 5738, a 15-year-old scientist prodigy Shiyuan Shengu was awakened to study the cause of this fossilization. Senku established a base camp to study these humans and find solutions to revive human civilization. Over the next six months, he studied all the things about human beings turned into stones and tried to revive his friend Taiji otai. Therefore, Senku learned that nitric acid may revive.
With this information, the two developed a compound, resuscitation fluid, which can immediately awaken people. They resurrected the famous martial artist Shishi and their classmate Yuzhu Ogawa. Senku shared with them his dream of rebuilding the old human society with science as the center. However, this is the problem. stone lion ō He opposed his idea and hoped to establish a new human civilization based on power and power. He believes that the old world is polluted and should not be brought back. He is only one of the first obstacles Senku faces in building a scientific kingdom in the world.
Shihe fairy is the protagonist of doctor stone and the last hope of mankind in 5738 A.D. He is a thin, well proportioned young boy with sharp red eyes. His hair looks almost like a brush. There are two strands of hair in front. Except for the light green end, most of them are white. According to Kohaku, we can see that he even admits that he looks handsome. There are two symmetrical diagonal lines above the inner eyebrows of the fairy, which are his stone patterns.
After taijuki went to petrochemicals, he helped his friends go to petrochemicals. Senku’s goal is to depolarize mankind, rebuild their lost civilization, and finally establish a society that emphasizes the concept of science. He wants to build a kingdom of Science in the stone world. In the big round, he won, so he has the title of village head of shijuan village. In addition, due to the influence of Baigu in the process of creating shijuan village, Xiangu is deeply loved in the village and is considered a legend. Later in the series, he became one of the five wise commanders and provided them with many ideas and plans.
In Senku’s own words, he is a technical child, obsessed with space and machinery, and he will save mankind with the power of science without exception.
In March this year, Dr. stone will celebrate its fifth anniversary from the date of publication. As a celebration, Dr. stone cartoon will receive the cover and main color page in the 13th issue of Shonen jump weekly to commemorate the five years of publication. The cartoon will also appear on color pages for the second time in a row in issue 14.
In addition, fans will be happy to know that the third season of animation will premiere in 2023 next year. In addition, there is a TV special program called “Dr. stone: liulijing”, which will premiere in July 2022.
Dr. stone can be viewed worldwide on Shueisha’s official website or on the application manga plus. There are two seasons of animation to choose from. You can easily watch it on Netflix or crunchyroll.