|“||I'm going to recreate civilization from zero. I'll become this Stone World's Adam and Eve.||„|
|“||To get from Stone Age to Modern Civilization, it took humanity 2 million years. We are going to rush through it! We will recover the world! We will find out the principles of the petrification and its recovery mechanism... We, two high school kids, are going to recreate civilization from scratch!||„|
|~ Senku's catchphrase|
Senku Ishigami (石いし神がみ千空 Ishigami Senkū) is the main protagonist of the manga and anime Dr. Stone.
After the entire world was petrified for thousands of years, nature reclaimed the Earth, leaving humanity forgotten. After awakening from his petrification sometime in April, 5738 AD, Senku swears to recreate civilization and restore humanity using the power of science.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 10-B physically; at least 9-B, potentially higher via various tools and chemicals
Name: Senku Ishigami
Origin: Dr. Stone
Age: 3739 years
Powers and Abilities: Genius Intelligence (A child prodigy. Capable of creating sub-orbital class rockets as a child and holds a vast knowledge in a wide multitude of subjects. Capable of creating a crude, but working cellular phone using primitive tools and technology. Counted the entire 1.17345e+8 seconds he was petrified), Light Manipulation, Petrification, and Healing via The Petrification Device, Preparation (Would benefit immensely with preparation), Explosion Manipulation (via Nitroglycerin and Gunpowder), Poison and Acid Manipulation (via various acids), Electricity, Sound Manipulation and Flight with enough preparation, Resistance to Poison Manipulation (via Gas masks) and possibly Madness Manipulation (Was fully conscious for the entire 3,721 years that he was petrified, and spent the entire time counting the seconds to keep track of time while "parallel-thinking" other subjects in the background. During this time, he managed to retain his sanity despite the unbelievable boredom that he must have experienced)
Attack Potency: Human level physically. At least Wall level (Tossed a paper airplane laced with nitroglycerin), potentially higher with various tools and chemicals, can ignore durability to an extent via The Petrification Device
Speed: Human level, higher with various crude vehicles
Lifting Strength: Average Human, higher with various tools
Striking Strength: Human Class
Durability: Human level, at least Wall level via carbon fiber, likely higher with enough preparation
Range: Standard melee range normally, up to tens of meters with various tools and weapons (The world's farthest-flying paper airplane (note that the Guinness Book of Records was specifically mentioned as a point of reference), which was used by Senku, had a flight distance of 69.14 meters), potentially planetary via The Petrification Device
- Optional Equipment: Various tools and vehicles including, but not limited to, a tank, a car, a hot air balloon, a sailing ship, a primitive revolver, a tazer, a primitive radio, primitive earbuds plus much more if given enough preparation time.
Intelligence: Extraordinary Genius; Capable of creating sub-orbital rockets as a child, holds enough knowledge and intellect that could rival the modern world's greatest minds. After being petrified, he was able to remain conscious by constantly counting every second for 3,700 years while thinking about other subjects at the same time. In the Stone World, he reinvented electricity, cars, cellular phones, sonar, radio, a tank, explosives, antibiotics, a revolver, and countless other modern inventions from scratch. Is capable of calculating the trajectories of moving objects in a second or two under high pressure, and the size of objects via scaling.
Weaknesses: Physically weak compared to the rest of the characters. While he is the most intelligent character in the entire series, he lacks physical strength, resulting in him depending on his comrades to make up for his lack of physical ability. He is also very vulnerable to hypothermia and is allergic to lacquer. Senku isn't immune to The Petrification Device's effect.