The first official fan book of Dr. STONE, titled “Dr.STONE Official Fan Book: Kagaku Oukoku Jiten (Dictionary of the Science Kingdom)”, was released on Aug 4, 2022.
The fan book contains over 50 character profiles and the timelines, including information that was first published under author Riichiro Inagaki’s supervision.
It also includes an information roadmap and also the process of creating create the various products that Senku and others made in the series.
A special Q&A project will be present at the end of the fan book where author Inagaki, illustrator Boichi, science supervisor Ikire, and other editors involved in the work answered a total of 100 questions from the fans.
Dr. STONE, written by Riichiro Inagaki, and illustrated by South Korean artist Boichi, started serialization in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump in March 2017. The manga ended on March 7, 2022 in the 14th issue of the magazine.
The 26th and final volume of the manga released on July 4, 2022.
The story follows teenage scientific genius Senku Ishigami, who plans to rebuild civilization after humanity was mysteriously petrified for 3,700 years.
Viz Media licensed the manga in North America. Shueisha began to simulpub the series in English on the website and the Shonen Jump and MANGA PLUS apps in January 2019.
An anime television series adaptation by TMS Entertainment aired from July to December 2019. A second season of the anime series focused on the “Stone Wars” arc aired from January to March 2021. A third season is set to premiere in 2023.