The official website for Black Butler has shared a new visual featuring Ciel for the Public School Arc.
Along with it, the April 2024 premiere date for Public School Arc’s anime adaptation was also shared.
The Ciel visual was released in celebration of Ciel’s birthday, which you can check out below.
The website has also released another visual for the protagonist Sebastian.
Previously, on September 10, a teaser and a visual for the upcoming arc were also released.
Aniplex is producing the anime, and CloverWorks is animating the series. Crunchyroll has already licensed the worldwide streaming rights (excluding Japan) for the anime.
Daisuke Ono and Maya Sakamoto will reprise their respective roles as Sebastian Michaelis and Ciel Phantomhive.
The staff includes:
- Director: Kenjiro Okada
- Series Composition: Hiroyuki Yoshino
- Character Designer: Yumi Shimizu
- Music composition: Ryo Kawasaki
Yana Tobos started the serialization of the manga in Square Enix’s Monthly GFantasy magazine in 2006.
The series received its first anime adaptation in October 2008 by A-1 Pitcures. The anime ended in March 2009 with 24 episodes.
Following this, the second season of the anime, titled Black Butler II, started airing from July 2010 to September 2010.
Funimation has released all three television anime on home video; this includes the Black Butler II OVA project, the Black Butler: Book of Murder OVA, and the Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime film.
Source: Black Butler Official Website