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SID Performs Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic Film's Theme Song

posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
"Garasu no Hitomi" song will be SID's 3rd theme song for Black Butler franchise

The official website of Kuroshitsuji Book of the Atlantic (Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic), the upcoming Black Butler anime film, announced on Monday that the band SID will perform the film's theme song "Garasu no Hitomi" (Glass Eye). This will be the third theme song the band will perform for the anime franchise, after the first Black Butler anime's "Monochrome no Kiss" and Black Butler: Book of Circus' "ENAMEL." The CD single for "Garasu no Hitomi" is slated for January 18.

Aniplex previously streamed a promotional video for the film in August.

The film will open in Japan on January 21.

The film adapts the "Gōka Kyakusen" (luxury liner) arc, which appeared in the 11th through 14th volumes of Yana Toboso's original Black Butler manga. The story is set on the luxury liner Campania and centers around secrets to resurrecting the dead.

The returning cast includes:

  • 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 Katō as Mey-Rin

Noriyuki Abe is directing the anime at A-1 Pictures, and Hiroyuki Yoshino is writing the script. Minako Shiba is designing the characters and serving as chief animation director. Yasunori Mitsuda is composing the music. All are returning from the earlier Book of Circus and Book of Murder anime, and A-1 Pictures and Shiba have been involved in the franchise since the first Black Butler anime.

Source: Comic Natalie


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