Dr. Stone: New World (Season 3) revealed the opening for the upcoming 2nd cour featuring the theme song “Haruka” by Ryujin Kiyoshi. The second part of Dr. Stone: New World is set to premiere on October 12, 2023, with studio TMS Entertainment continuing to animate the series.
The first cour of Dr. Stone: New World kicked off the “Treasure Island” arc of the manga and ran for a total of 11 episodes. The upcoming anime will continue to cover the arc up until the end of the season. Shuuhei Matsushita is the director for Dr. Stone: New World with Yuichiro Kido reprising his position of handling the series composition and script. Most of the previous Dr. Stone staff have returned for this season, including Yuko Iwasawa (character designs), Shunichiro Yoshihara (art director), Jin Aketagawa (sound director), and Takeshi Katsurayama (director of photography).
Dr. Stone is an anime adaptation of the original manga series written by Riichiro Inagaki and illustrated by Boichi. The manga was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump for five years between March 2017 – March 2022 and released a total of 26 volumes. All of the volumes have been published in English by VIZ Media.
The manga reached 14 million copies in circulation earlier this year. Viz Media describes the Treasure Island arc, beginning with Volume 12, as:
The Kingdom of Science is now in uncharted waters! Motivated to find out the meaning behind the cryptic message they intercepted, Senku and a select few prepare for a long overseas voyage. What they find on the first stop on their journey might provide a clue to the mysterious petrification that ended civilization!
Episode 12 of Dr. Stone: New World will be released on October 12, 2023.