Medical Mystery Novel Ameku Takao’s Detective Karte Turns into Anime Soon, Confirmed.

Howdy! All the anime lovers out there, Let’s check out what’s new in the Anime News Vault. Mikito Chinen’s medical mystery novel Ameku Takao’s Detective Karte (Ameku Takao’s Mystery Medical Record) is ready for its anime adaptation. The official website confirmed the news on Wednesday while revealing a teaser video and a teaser visual.

The illustrator and character designer for the anime Ito Noiji (The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya) also revealed a character draft for the announcement.

Ameku Takao's Detective Karte

In real life, the author Mikito Chinen is a doctor and also spends her life writing stories about medical mystery murders at a general medical and solving them in her books.

Ameku Takao’s Detective Karte

Ameku Takao’s Detective Karte follows the story of Ten Ikai General Hospital where multiple murders and mysteries are accumulating that police can’t seem to solve it. Ameku Taku vows to reveal the mysteries and uncover the real truth behind the motivation.

Mikito Chinen’s novel was published in Shinchosha from October 2014 to September 2022 under their Shincho Bunko Nex imprint. Hiroki Ohara adapted the novel into a manga and
it began serialization in Seinen Manga Magazine Monthly Comic from April 2016 to March 2018.
A new edition of the novel also started publication in Jitsugyo no Nihon Sha in October 2023.

Source: Ameku Takao’s Detective Karte official website


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