On the official site for the animated adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by the creative group Soumatou, Shadows House, the distribution information for the Blu-ray / DVD compilation packages was published. This information confirmed that the series will have a total of thirteen episodes.
- Package 1 (episodes 1 and 2) – June 23, 2021.
- Package 2 (episodes 3 and 4) – July 28, 2021.
- Package 3 (episodes 5 and 6) – August 25, 2021.
- Package 4 (episodes 7 and 8) – September 29, 2021.
- Package 5 (episodes 9 and 10) – October 27, 2021.
- Package 6 (episodes 11-13) – November 24, 2021.
The series has been broadcast in Japan since April 10, 2021, while the Funimation platform is responsible for its distribution in the West. On the other hand, Soumatou has been publishing the manga in Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump magazine since September 2018.
Cast of voices
- Akari Kitou as Kate.
- Yuu Sasahara as Emiriko.
- Ayane Sakura as Louise / Lou.
- Koudai Sakai as John / Shaun.
- Kazuki Ohashi (Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna, Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry, Tsukimonogatari) is directing the anime at CloverWorks Studios.
- Toshiya Ono (86: Eighty-Six, Gatchaman Crowds, Houseki no Kuni) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Chizuko Kusakabe (Pumpkin Scissors, Trouble Chocolate) is in charge of character design.
- Kenichiro Suehiro (Hataraku Saibou, Fire Force, Golden Kamuy) is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
Synopsis of Shadows House
Nobles with shadowy bodies and without faces live inside a vast mansion, being cared for by living dolls who spend much of their time cleaning the soot that their mysterious masters emit incessantly. Follow the story of Emilyko, a vivid and cheerful young doll, as she learns her duties as Kate Shadow-sama’s assistant. What dangerous and dark secrets will she and Kate find as they become increasingly involved in the inner workings of shadow society?