Dr. Stone is having one unbelievable 12 months. After setting itself aside as one of many many profitable rookies with an anime adaptation popping out of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump this 12 months, the collection had rapidly develop into the standout collection of the Summer season. It’s presently in the midst of a fairly large excessive level as Dr. Stone is not solely heading into the second cour of the primary season, and releasing a brand new spin-off manga, however the collection is branching out into collectible merchandise too!
Good Smile Company has introduced that Dr. Stone will probably be becoming a member of the particular line of Nendoroid collectible figures with the very first member of the Kingdom of Science, Senku Ishigami. Considering how a lot floor he’s damaged within the stone world, it is no marvel he’s main the cost right here!
— GoodSmile_US (@GoodSmile_US) October 21, 2019
There’s sadly no concrete launch info as to when the Senku Nendoroid determine will arrive, however the announcement tweet from Good Smile’s official Twitter account does give an concept of what the eventual launch will appear to be because of some lovely idea artwork. But as we get nearer to the discharge of the brand new determine, we’ll not solely get to see some prototype builds of the determine together with any potential equipment that the determine may come out with. If the Senku determine sells effectively, maybe extra characters from the collection will be a part of the road like both Taiju or Yazuriha!
If you needed to meet up with the Dr. Stone anime, you’ll be able to presently discover it streaming on Crunchyroll and FunimationNow, and the collection is additionally airing new episodes as a part of Adult Swim’s Toonami programming block.Originally created by Riichiro Inagaki with illustrations offered by Boichi for Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in 2017, the collection is formally described as such:
“Several thousand years after a mysterious phenomenon that turns all of humanity to stone, the extraordinarily intelligent, science-driven boy, Senku Ishigami, awakens. Facing a world of stone and the total collapse of civilization, Senku makes up his mind to use science to rebuild the world. Starting with his super strong childhood friend Taiju Oki, who awakened at the same time, they will begin to rebuild civilization from nothing… Depicting two million years of scientific history from the Stone Age to present day, the unprecedented crafting adventure story is about to begin!”