Zero Butler

Zero Butler is an anime episode of Black Butler II that was released on 09/03/2010

    
    零執事 (Zero Shitsuji)
    零執事 (Zero Shitsuji)

Sebastian Michaelis is forced to watch the Trancy household from the woods surrounding the mansion. He becomes increasingly perturbed as Claude basks in many of Ciel's favorable qualities. In the manor, Claude follows Ciel's every order to please him, but he only succeeds in annoying him.  
 

Claude attempts to convince Ciel to break his contract with Sebastian and forge a new one with him as his servant, but Ciel quickly refuses. Claude encounters Sebastian outside the manor, and reminds him that per his master's order, he cannot be seen by Ciel.  

Sebastian sees Grell and persuades him to help gather information about Luca and the village he and his demon destroyed, Arachnophile Village.  There, an ex-prostitute informs them of the carnage she witnessed at the hands of Luca - only she was spared due to the kindness she showed him. Before she can explain further, she is killed by the triplet servants, who immediately engage Sebastian in combat.  

Sebastian easily defeats them and binds them upside-down to a tree, and he asked Grell to finishes them off with his death scythe. As Grell slices into the three, their cinematic record plays, showing they were present during the great fire that destroyed Arachnophile Village. The record also shows Ciel helping Hannah stand after he accidentally hit her with his cane, which aggravates Sebastian to the point that he sprints back to the Trancy estate, leaving Grell to follow him.  

Back at the mansion, Ciel has broken a mirror, under the impression he saw Alois's reflection. At first, Claude assigns Hannah to clean up the mess while Claude returns Ciel to his room, but Ciel then orders Claude to clean the mess in Hannah's place. In his bedchamber, Ciel laments to Hannah that he wishes to return to his own mansion. As he notes the "mysterious" color of Hannah's remaining eye, she abruptly tells him to look into her mouth, which opens to reveal a gaping abyss. Within, Alois's eye squirms and stares back. Ciel cannot only see the eye, but himself from the eye's point of view, which causes Ciel to scream from terror until he faints.  

Outside, Sebastian confronts Claude, and their rose-contract is severed. As they begin to battle one another, Ciel's voice can be heard from a thorn-covered clock tower. As Ciel calls for Sebastian, informing him that he'll climb to the top, Claude claims Sebastian is no longer a butler because he violated an order; he must have been seen by his young master. However, Ciel's voice gradually becomes that of Alois Trancy, revealing that the soul in charge of Ciel's body is now Alois. Alois taunts Sebastian from the clock tower's edge, shouting that he will inevitably fall. Before the two can act, Hannah appears before the two butlers and smiles.     

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Ciel Phantomhive ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Maaya Sakamoto ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Brina Palencia ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Sebastian Michaelis ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Daisuke Ono ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
J. Michael Tatum ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Claude Faustus ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Takahiro Sakurai ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Jason Douglas ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Hannah Anafeloz ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Aya Hirano ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Caitlin Glass ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Grell Sutcliffe ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Jun Fukuyama ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Daniel Fredrick ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Alois Trancy ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Nana Mizuki ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (Japanese)
Luci Christian ( x ) ( x ) ( x ) (English)
Thompson ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Timber ( x ) ( x ) ( x )
Cantebury ( x ) ( x ) ( x )

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Mari Okada Series Composition
Minako Shiba Character Artist/Designer
Taku Iwasaki Music Taku Iwasaki is a Japanese composer known for Jazz-sounding scores.
Hiro Maruyama Producer
Hiroyuki Shimizu Producer

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