Yana Toboso’s Black Butler is heading to the big screen, and this time it is tackling the manga’s “Luxury Liner Arc,” which is scheduled to make its premiere in early 2017. The new key visual for the film is titled “Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic.”
Set in a mysterious luxury liner named Campania, the film will adapt the events of the manga’s 11th – 14th volumes. The TV anime’s original voice cast have also been confirmed to return for Book of the Atlantic.
- Daisuke Ono as Sebastian Michaelis
- Maaya Sakamoto as Ciel Phantomhive
- Yukari Tamura as Elizabeth Midford
- Junichi Suwabe as Undertaker
- Jun Fukuyama as Grelle Sutcliff
- Kenn as Ronald Knox
- Noriaki Sugiyama as William T. Spears
- Takuma Terashima as Snake
- Hiroki Touchi as Baldroy
- Yuuki Kaji as Finnian
- Emiri Kato as Mey-Rin
A-1 Pictures will once again be animating the Black Butler series in this new movie, with Minako Shiba returning as character designer. The film will be directed by Noriyuki Abe from the scripts written by Hiroyuki Yoshino. Meanwhile, fans can get their hands on the film’s advance tickets early, as they will go on sale during the Anime Japan 2016 event, which will be held from 26 – 27 March 2016.
Source: Comic Natalie