Black Butler

Black Butler is an anime series in the Black Butler franchise
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Based off of the original manga by Yana Toboso, Ciel Phantomhive, a young aristocratic boy, has given his soul in exchange for the services of a demon, Sebastian. Ciel seeks revenge for the murder his parents and his own humiliation.

    

Plot: 

 Ciel and Sebastian
 Ciel and Sebastian

 

12 year-old  Ciel Phantomhive is the master of the Phantomhive state & Funtom Company, with him his most faithful servant, his butler Sebastian Michaelis, resolve mysteries, murders and anything the Queen Victories orders him. The Queen's Guard dog is in his search for the people who murderedd his parents to revenge. But Ciel doesn't work for the Scotland Yard, or the military. He specializes in the Underworld of England. Using dangerous means of collecting information. Ciel's dark past and dark duties makes him a cold and unusual child, although his butler, Sebastain, is the real source of Ciel's power.

   Sebastian Michaelis is not an ordinary butler, he is a demon who has a contract with his master Ciel to help him to find the culprits of the assassination of the Phantomhive's, he is very well skill butler but also he is his bodyguard. The murder of Prostitutes, kidnapping, shinigamis, devil dog, an Indian prince, angels, and the Queen; Ciel Phantomhive will deal with anything and everything to get what he wants, and with a demon in his hand everything is possible! After all, Sebastian is unable to refuse and fail Ciel's orders.

 Bard, Finian, and Maylene
 Bard, Finian, and Maylene
Ciel is joined by his seemingly useless gang on servants: Bard the cook, Maylene the maid, Finian the gardener, and Tanaka who's job is unknown. Ciel's servants are useless and uncoordinated, and on top of solving mysteries, Sebastian has no choice but to pick up after their mistakes. Ciel's mysteries are also not easy to deal with. As he must do everything he can to solve the mysteries, leading the young Earl to disguise himself, and place himself in serious danger. But things don't always go as planned, and there cannot be success with out loss.
 

Character Song & Soundtrack

 
    Kuroshitsuji Character Song Vol. 1      
    Kuroshitsuji Character Song Vol. 1      
Kuroshitsuji Character Song Vol. 1 ~ その執事、歌唱 "Sono Shitsuji, Kashou" (December 24, 2008)   
Sebastian Michaelis ( Ono Daisuke)
Tracks:
1.貴方の声が色褪せようとも、盟約の歌がその胸に届きますように。(Anata no Koe ga Iroaseyou Tomo, Meiyaku no Uta ga Sono mune ni Todokimasu you ni) 
2.月の雨 (Tsuki no ame)
3.貴方の声が色褪せようとも、盟約の歌がその胸に届きますように。(Anata no Koe ga Iroaseyou Tomo, Meiyaku no Uta ga Sono mune ni Todokimasu you ni) (Off vocal version) 
4.月の雨 (Tsuki no ame) (Off vocal version)   
 

Kuroshitsuji Soundtrack Black Box 
Disc: 1  
1. Nigram Clavem  2. Prologue  3. 坊ちゃんに紅茶とスコーンを  4. Die Hasen!  5. La gardenia  6. 執事たるもの  
7. 裏社会の秩序  8. The butler  9. Coffin man  10. The Dark Crow Smiles  11. Ciel  12. Faint smile  
13. Jazzin’  14. di“a”vertiment  15. Home Again  16. 英国の闇  17. 二度と戻らない大切な…  18. 王手を  
19. Wie schon!  20. マダム・レッドの思い出に~1レディ・レッド  21. マダム・レッドの思い出に~2リコリスの色  22. a diabolic waltz  
23. Intermission:Sebastian Michaelis Version 

Disc: 2
 
1. Intermission:Ciel Phantomhive Version  2. Si deus me relinquit  3. 人形の館  4. リジー  5. The Stranger from India  
6. ジョー・アーギャー  7. “神”に仕えし者  8. rudra  9. The right hand of God  10. small wild flower  
11. Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen  12. Never More  13. 誇り高き女王の狗  14. The Dark Crow Smiles [remix]  
15. Call thy name,“Stella Mystica”  16. A Gleam in the distance  
Disc: 3  
1. モノクロのキス (SID)  2. I’m ALIVE! (Becca)  3. Lacrimosa (Kalafina) 
4. 貴方の声が色褪せようとも、盟約の歌がその胸に届きますように。(Ono Daisuke)   5. 月の雨  (Ono Daisuke)

Opening & Ending Songs

Opening Theme:
 Monochrome no Kiss
 Monochrome no Kiss
"Monochrome no Kiss" by SID (January 01, 2009) 
Track list: 
1.  Monochrome no Kiss
2.  Monochrome no Kiss (OP Ver. 1)
3.  Monochrome no Kiss (OP Ver. 2)
4.  Monochrome no Kiss (Instrumental)
 
  

 
Ending Theme #1:

 I'm Alive
 I'm Alive
"I'm ALIVE!" by BECCA  (October 22, 2008)
Track List: 
1. I'M ALIVE! 
2. ALONE 
3. I'M ALIVE! (TV Version) 
4. I'M ALIVE! (Karaoke)   
 
 

 
Ending Theme #2:  

 
"Lacrimosa" by Kalafina   (March 04, 2009)
Track list: 
1. Lacrimosa 
2. Gloria
3. Lacrimosa (Instrumental) 
 
 
 
 

Japanese Release DVDs

All kuroshitsuji DVDs were release in two versions, Limited and regular edition! 

    VOL.1 Limit and Regular Edition
    VOL.1 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.1 (01/21/2009) DVD includes Episode 1
Limited edition includes: Bonus CD featuring "Kuroshitsuji Web radio"part 1, setting guide vol. 1, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary from Daisuke Ono and Maaya Sakamoto.

    VOL.2 Limit and Regular Edition
    VOL.2 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.2 (02/25/2009) DVD includes Episodes 2 through 4  
Limited edition includes: Bonus drama CD, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary.
 

     VOL.3 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.3 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.3 (03/25/2009) DVD includes Episodes 5 through 7  
Limited edition includes:  Bonus CD featuring "Kuroshitsuji Web radio" part 2, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary. 

     VOL.4 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.4 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD  VOL.4 (04/22/2009)
DVD includes Episodes 8 through 10  
Limited edition includes: Bonus drama CD, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary.

     VOL.5 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.5 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.5 (05/27/2009) DVD includes Episode 11 through 13 
Limited edition includes: Bonus episode recalling from ep 1 to 10, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary.

    VOL.6 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.6 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.6 (06/24/2009) DVD includes Episode 14 through 16 
Limited edition includes: Bonus CD featuring "Kuroshitsuji Web radio" part 3, setting guide vol. 3, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary by Ono Daisuke and Hino Satoshi.

    VOL.7 Limit and Regular Edition
    VOL.7 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.7 (07/22/2009) DVD includes Episode 17 through 19 
Limited edition includes:  Bonus CD featuring "Kuroshitsuji Web radio" part 4, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary.

    VOL.8 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.8 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.8 (08/26/2009) DVD includes Episode 20 through 22 
Limited edition includes: Bonus drama CD, 16-page booklet and special audio commentary and Seiyuu event held on June 2009.
 

     VOL.9 Limit and Regular Edition
   VOL.9 Limit and Regular Edition
Kuroshitsuji DVD VOL.9 (09/30/2009)  
DVD includes Episodes 23 and 24  plus unaired episode
Limited edition includes: Bonus drama CD, 16-page booklet setting guide vol. 4 and special audio commentary.   
  
 
 
  
 
 

US DVD Releases

 The US DVD releases of Black Butler include two DVD sets and 1 Blu-Ray/DVD combo set.
 
 
Black Butler Season One, Part One (1/11/2011) DVDs Include: 
  • Episodes 1-12
  • Episode 1 commentary
  • Episode 7 commentary
  • Textless Opening Theme
  • Textless Ending Theme
  • Trailers
Black Butler Season One, Part Two (3/08/2011) DVDs Include:  
  • Episode 13-24 
  • Episode 16 commentary
  • Bonus Episode; "His Butler, Performer" 
  • Episode 21 commentary
  • Textless Opening Theme
  • Textless Closing Theme
  •  Trailer
Black Butler Season One (4/03/2012) Blu-Ray/DVD Set Includes:
  • Episode 1 commentary
  • Episode 7 commentary
  • Episode 16 commentary
  • Episode 21 commentary
  • The Story Thus Far with Narration from Tanaka
  • Bonus episode; "His Butler, Performer"
  • Musician profile with bio information on Becca
  • Textless Opening Theme
  • Textless Closing Themes – I’m ALIVE! and Lacrimosa
  • Trailers

Lyrics

Episodes
Season/Ep# Name Airdate
1 - 25
His Butler, Show Business
09/30/2009
1 - 24
His Butler, Swift
03/26/2009
1 - 23
His Butler, Admiration
03/19/2009
1 - 22
His Butler, Cancellation
03/12/2009
1 - 21
His Butler, Hires
03/05/2009
1 - 20
His Butler, Escape
02/26/2009
1 - 19
His Butler, Confined
02/19/2009
1 - 18
His Butler, Transferring
02/12/2009
1 - 17
His Butler, Dedicates
02/05/2009
1 - 16
His Butler, Aloof
01/29/2009
1 - 15
His Butler, Competition
01/22/2009
1 - 14
His Butler, Peculiar Ability
01/01/2009
1 - 13
His Butler, Freeloader
12/25/2008
1 - 12
His Butler, Lonely
12/18/2008
1 - 11
His Butler, Whatever
12/11/2008
1 - 10
His Butler, on Ice
12/04/2008
1 - 9
His Butler, in an Illusion
11/27/2008
1 - 8
His Butler, Tamer
11/20/2008
1 - 7
His Butler, Strolling
11/13/2008
1 - 6
His Butler, in a Funeral Procession
11/06/2008

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Series Credits
Person Name Episode Count
Toshiya Shinohara
22
Mari Okada
22
Minako Shiba
22
Ian Sinclair
22
Taku Iwasaki
22
Yana Toboso
12

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Name: 黒執事
Romaji: Kuro Shitsuji
Publisher A-1 Pictures
Start Year 2008
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