Sebastien and Ciel are taking over Fuji-Q highland for a summer of horror, adventure, and cute tie-in merch. Check out the art and attractions behind the collaboration after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming new musical play adaptation of Yana Toboso's popular manga series, "Black Butler -Tango on the Campania-," today revealed its first main visual featuring Sebastian Michaelis and Ciel Phantomhive. The play's story is based on the manga's "Luxury Liner Arc." Hit the jump for more information.
Funimation Films announced today that advance tickets are now available for the upcoming release of Black Butler: Book of The Atlantic, The film, produced by A-1 Pictures and directed by Noriyuki Abe, will screen in theaters across the United States on June 12 and 14, 2017 in both the original Japanese version with subtitles as well as the English dub. Each version will be available on separate days of the engagement, beginning first with the subtitled version.
Funimation has announced that time is running out for their release of Black Butler's first season. The 2008 Aniplex/A-1 Pictures adaptation of Yana Toboso's manga goes away this month. In the meantime, there is a Classics label Blu-ray DVD collection for sale. More after the jump.
Funimation announced at this weekend's Anime Boston that the distributor has licensed Black Butler movie Book of the Atlantic. They are planning a limited theatrical screening this year, with details to be announced later. More after the jump.
Aniplex's official online store Aniplex+ will start accepting pre-orders for teddy bears inspired by Ciel Phantomhive from the Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime film at 12:00 pm on March 25. The limited production items are produced by German-based plush toy company Steiff, internationally known for its teddy bear dolls. Check out the cute product photos after the jump!
As we mentioned yesterday, March 14th is White Day in Japan (and various other East Asian countries), when guys are supposed to reciprocate the romantic gestures from Valentine's Day. Late on the day, Japanese time, Black Butler author Yana Toboso shared art to thank fans for their Valentine's well-wishes and support for Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime movie. We're compounding the delay, but a certain handsome devil is worth the wait.
Hopefully your finances are recharged after the holidays because Funimation has a bank-buster scheduled for May. Recently teased and recently announced collections of Free! season 1, Seven Deadly Sins and Gosick are joined by the live-action Black Butler, plenty of collections of recent titles, and the classic Speed Racer. Get the details after the jump.
Wishing for a glimpse of the new Black Butler movie currently running in Japan? Wish granted: we've got 30 seconds of footage comprised of three clips. Check them out for yourself after the jump!