During a special live-stream for Dr. Stone, they released a new trailer and key visual for the Dr. Stone Ryusui TV special episode, along with a July 10 premiere date and a 1-hour time slot. The episode was announced along with season 3 of the anime, which is scheduled to premiere sometime in 2023. TMS Entertainment is charge of the production, and you can watch the new trailer:
Check out the new key visual, featuring Ryusui with Senku and Chrome:
The episode will focus on Ryusui Nanami, who will also have an important role in Dr. Stone’s season 3. His Japanse voice actor is Ryota Suzuki.
Written by Riichiro Inagaki and illustrated by Boichi, the manga ended after 5 years of serialization on March 7, 2022. It had a total of 232 chapters, and you can read it on VIZ or MANGA Plus. VIZ describes the story:
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!
Season 1 of the Dr. Stone anime adaptation began airing in the Summer 2019 anime season (24 episodes), while season 2, Dr. Stone: Stone Wars, started in January of 2021. With Dr. Stone’s season 3 premiere date set for 2023 and the Ryusui TV special episode coming on July 10, fans have plenty to look forward to!