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    Wednesday February 17, 2016
  • "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 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. More after the jump.

  • VIDEO: FUNimation Announces "Black Butler: Book of Circus/Murder" Home Video and Cast

    Third season coming on April 19th, then OVA on May 17th

    FUNimation has announced that they will be releasing Black Butler: Book of Circus, the third season of the adaptation of Yana Toboso's supernatural manga, on April 19th, then the two-part OVA Book of Murder on May 17th. Along with previewing the former's limited edition Blu-ray/DVD set packaging, they've announced the English dub casts for the two. Get a look after the jump.

  • Monday December 21, 2015
  • "Black Butler" Sebastian Michaelis Ball-jointed Cast Doll Offered

    157,223-yen doll will be shipped in August 2016

    Following Ciel Phantomhive released in October, Osaka-based company Vodaless has started accepting pre-orders for its second limited production ball-jointed cast doll from the Black Butler: Book of Circus anime, Sebastian Michaelis, for an August 2016 release. Check the details after the jump.

  • Saturday December 12, 2015
  • "Black Butler" Cafe Opening In Tokyo

    Only the best for the Phantomhives!

    Black Butler is a series with plenty of decadence strewn across its episodes, so it makes total sense that there should be a special cafe dedicated to it. Hit the jump to see what's on offer!

  • Saturday October 31, 2015
  • "Black Butler" and VAMPS' HYDE Swap Halloween Tributes

    Yana Toboso helps with Halloween art

    For their 2015 Halloween celebration Japanese rock duo VAMPS' HYDE showed up in a costume inspired by Black Butler's Ciel Phantomhive. Well, like many Japanese social media readers, Black Butler noticed, and for their Halloween pic, manga author Yana Toboso helped with a bit of a cross tribute. This was posted with message wishing fans a fun, safe holiday.

  • Wednesday October 21, 2015
  • Yen Press Starts Simulpublication of "Black Butler" Manga

    eBook available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, iBooks and Kobo

    As announced at New York Comic Con, this week begins Yen Press' simul-publication of Yana Toboso's manga series Black Butler, a title that they have been publishing in collected form since 2010, and which was also featured in their Yen+ magazine. New chapters will be offered as they are released each month, starting with chapter 109 – available today from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, iBooks, and Kobo at $1.99 for the 22-page eBook.

  • Saturday October 10, 2015
  • "Black Butler" Anime Theatrical Film Announced

    Daisuke Ono and Maaya Sakamoto to reprise their roles in upcoming film

    The official Twitter account for the anime version of Yana Toboso's supernatural manga Black Butler has announced that a new anime film for the series is in production. Hit the jump to learn more.