“Dr. STONE” is an adventure manga created by Riichiro Inagaki, the author of “Eyeshield 21”, and Boichi, the author of “ORIGIN”. It is the story of Senku, a child genius who is reborn 3,700 years after a mysterious light petrifies all of mankind. Using his scientific knowledge, he attempts to restore humanity in this survival adventure. The work has gained popularity with readers of all kinds and has become one of Weekly Jump’s most representative titles. This time we interviewed Mr. Honda, the editor who brought the two talented authors together and launched “Dr. STONE”.
Starting serialization in 2017, this manga has risen to popularity thanks to its skillful fusion of science, crafting, and adventure.
The anime adaption started airing in July 2019. The first episode made big waves when it was debuted at Los Angeles’ Anime Expo 2019.