"Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic" Anime Movie Announced

2017 follow-up to the 2008, 2010 and 2014 TV anime and OVA will adapt the Ship Voyage Arc from volumes 11-14 of Yana Toboso's manga

Shortly after promotional material began a round of early circulation on Japanese anime blogs, plans were officially announced for a 2017 Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime movie. The follow-up to the 2008, 2010 and 2014 TV anime and OVA will adapt the Ship Voyage Arc from volumes 11-14 of Yana Toboso's manga, in which Ciel and Sebastian set out for Campania to investigate illegal human experiments aiming to revive the dead. 

 

Aniplex will be promoting the feature and selling advanced tickets at their AnimeJapan booth March 26-27.

 

Staff

Original:  Yana Toboso (published in "G Fantasy" from Square Enix published)
Director: Noriyuki Abe (Black Butler: Book of Circus/Murder, recently Heroic Legend of Arslan, Divine Gate)
Screenplay: Hiroyuki Yoshino (Code Geass)
Character design/Chief Animation Director: Minako Shiba (all the previous Black Butler anime)
Music: Yasunori Mitsuda (Chrono Trigger)
Production: A-1 Pictures
Distributor: Aniplex

cast
Sebastian Michaelis: Daisuke Ono
Ciel Phantomhive: Maaya Sakamoto 
Elizabeth Ethel Cordelia Midford: Yukari Tamura
Undertaker: Junichi Suwabe
Grell Sutcliff: Jun Fukuyama
Ronald Knox: KENN
William · T · Spears: Noriaki Sugiyama 
Snake: Takuma Terashima
Baldroy : Hiroki Tōchi
Finnian : Yuki Kaji
Mey-Rin: Emiri Katō
and more

 

 

via Natalie 

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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