On the official site for the animated adaptation of the light novels written by Rui Tsukiyo and illustrated by Shiokonbu, Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi (Redo of Healer), a total of twelve episodes have been listed for this project. The site also revealed some stills from the first episode of the series.
The series is scheduled to premiere in Japan on January 13, 2021, with most broadcasters broadcasting a censored version and the AT-X channel broadcasting the explicit version. Distribution rights have remained with Sentai Filmworks. For his part, Tsukiyo began publishing the novels through the Shousetsuka ni Narou website in December 2016. Subsequently, Kadokawa publishing house began publishing on paper with illustrations by Shiokonbu in July 2017.
Cast of voices
Yuuya Hozumi as Keare.
Ayano Shibuya as Freya.
Shizuka Ishigami as Setsuna.
Natsumi Takamori as Eve.
Minami Tsuda as Norn.
Natsuki Aikawa as Kureha.
Tetsu Inada as Brett.
Mami Fujita as Blade.
Takuya Asaoka (Senran Kagura Shinovi Master) is directing the anime at TNK Studios.
Kazuyuki Fudeyasu (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou, Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
Junji Goto (High School DxD, Senran Kagura Shinovi Master) is in charge of character design.
Minami Kuribayashi performs the opening theme titled “Zankoku na Yume to Nemure (Dream of a Cruel Dream)”, while the band ARCANA PROJECT performs the closing theme titled “Yume de Sekai wo Kaeru nara (If You Could Change the World within a dream)”.
Synopsis of Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi
“Healing wizards cannot fight alone.” Keare, who has always been tormented by this logic, was always exploited over and over again by others.
But one day he noticed what lay beyond healing magic, and became convinced that healing wizards are the strongest class of all. However, when he discovered this potential it was too late. Therefore, he decides to go back in time for four years, ready to rebuild his life. This is the heroic story of the healing sorcerer who became the strongest warrior, using the knowledge of his past life and healing magic.
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