Crunchyroll to Stream Black Butler: Book of Circus, Tokyo ESP Outside N. America
posted on 2014-07-10 23:53 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
Media distribution service Crunchyroll announced on Thursday that it will stream Black Butler: Book of Circus and Tokyo ESP outside of North America.
Black Butler: Book of Circus began streaming Thursday at 3:45 p.m. EDT for premium members, and free members will be able to watch the premiere a week later. It will be available in South and Central America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. Crunchyroll will air the new episodes Thursdays.
Crunchyroll describes the anime:
In Victorian London, the breathtaking performances of the Noah's Ark Circus have captured the attention of people all across the city. But the spell of magic and wonderment woven under the big top is not without consequences. Children have suddenly begun to vanish, and some suspect these mysterious performers are responsible. In an attempt to get to the bottom of these disturbing disappearances, the dashing duo of demon butler, Sebastian Michaelis, and his young master, Ciel Phantomhive, will infiltrate the circus and uncover whatever darkness may lie at its core!
Funimation premiered the Book of Circus anime in North America on Thursday at 3:50 p.m.
Daisuki will stream Book of Circus beginning on Friday. The streams will be available in North, Central, and South America; Asia (except Japan, China, and Korea); the Middle East; Europe (except German- and French-speaking countries); and Oceania.
Tokyo ESP will broadcast on Fridays starting on July 11 at 2:15 p.m. EDT for premium members and one week later for free members. The stream will be available in Bahrain, Cyprus, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syrian, Arab Republic, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Malta, Republic of Moldova, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Holy See (Vatican City State), Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Monaco, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Serbia, Romania, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Mauritania, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, and Western Sahara.
Crunchyroll describes the story:
Rinka is a financially struggling high school girl living with her single father in Tokyo. One day, while going home from school, she sees a penguin flying in the sky towards the Tokyo Sky Tree. She chases after it only to find fish swimming in the air! One of the fish goes through Rinka and causes her to pass out. She wakes up to find that she has developed the ability to slip through solid objects.