Despite the series' popularity, their haven't been that many Black Butler figures. That's apparently about to change. Aniplex+ has teased three figures, the prototypes of which will be revealed at this weekend's Summer Wonder Festival, and one of these is pretty obviously a Sebastian statue. Get a look after the jump
The newly-launched official YouTube channel for the upcoming "Musical Kuroshitsuji-Chi ni Moeru Licorice-" (Musical Black Butler-Licorice Burning on the Ground-), a new musical show based on Yana Toboso's popular manga series, today posted a 25-second teaser to introduce its main cast. Check the clip and photos after the jump.
Sebastian and Ciel return to anime this summer, and Crunchyroll’s got them in form of Black Butler: Book of Circus. Full details and region info after the jump!
At this weekend's Anime Explo, FUNimation announced that they will be filling out their summer simulcast line-up with Psycho-Pass, Sengoku Basara: Judge End, Barakamon and Black Butler. They also had news about their home video releases of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun and One Piece Film Z. Get the details after the jump.
The anime adaptation of Yana Toboso's demonic servant manga Black Butler will next be featured as a TV series, subtitled "Book of Circus" and slated to run starting in July on the Animeism block, then an OVA, subtitled "Book of Murder," which will pre-screen in theaters Fall 2014. Check out the latest "Circus" preview after the jump.
Japanese geek fashion portal 2PMWorks has opened pre-orders for 3 new shoes that are inspired by the Kurotshitsuji series main characters in Sebastian, Ciel and Grell Sutcliff. The shoes are designed by the Chachoke brand who previously brought out the Puella Magi Madoka Magica inspired shoes with 2PMWorks. Pre-orders close on July 13th and are planned to be shipped in late October. Check them out after the jump!
Black Butler is getting busy ahead of summer's new anime series. Today's release of the July issue of GFantasy features a bonus book cover, as well as a chance to buy your own Phantomhive manufactured socks! These are selling for 850yen and shipping in late November/December. Get a look after the jump.
The official site for the Black Butler anime project today announced the details about the upcoming theatrical screening for the two-part OVA Black Butler: Book of Murder, which is based on the manga's fifth arc "The Phantomhive Manor Murder Case." Hit the jump for the latest information.
It looks like the live-action Black Butler movie might be coming to Australia before other English-speaking regions. In addition to Ben-to and HETALIA Beautiful World, Australia's Madman announced that they have picked up the feature, which will be coming soon to home video and digital platforms. More after the jump.