The upcoming Doctor Elise anime adaptation revealed a new visual, trailer, the opening and ending theme songs of the series, and six additional cast members. The latest trailer features the opening theme song “believer” by Elise (voiced by Yui Ishikawa) and the ending theme song “Listen” by singer Maju Arai. The anime is scheduled to premiere on January 10, 2024.
The additional cast includes the following:
- Satoshi Hino as Ron
- Daisuke Ono as Lenne De Clorance
- Hiro Shimono as Chris De Clorance
- Soma Saito as Michael De Romanoff
- Kazuhiko Inoue as Minchester De Romanoff
- Megumi Han as Yulian De Childe
Maho Film is animating the series with Kumiko Habara (I’m Standing on a Million Lives; I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss) as the director. Deko Akao (Noragami, Komi Can’t Communicate) is writing the series composition, while Yuko Watanabe is designing the characters. Voice actress Yui Ishikawa stars as Elise while the other previously announced cast members include Yohei Azakami as Linden and Yoshimasa Hosoya as Graham.
The anime is based on a novel by Yuin. It was first published in Kakao’s KakaoPage service from December 2015 to April 2016. A manhwa adaptation illustrated by Mini was serialized in KakaoPage from September 2017 to February 2018. Piccoma has licensed the novel in Japanese, while Tappytoon licensed it in English and describes the novel’s plot as:
Dr. Song, the youngest professor at the leading College of Medicine in Korea, was a royal brat of a princess in her previous life. But just as she’s about to meet an untimely death over the ocean, she wakes up as Princess Elise once again?! Enlightened with the medical knowledge of a master surgeon, is this her chance to mend her past relationships and heal an ailing empire, or is fate sealed to repeat itself?
Source: Official Website
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