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Shinigami Bocchan to Kuro Maid barely exceeds 200 copies sold with their second Blu-ray / DVD

One week after its release in Japan, the second Blu-ray / DVD compilation package of the anime adaptation of Shinigami Bocchan to Kuro Maid (The Duke of Death and his Black Maid) accumulated only 291 copies sold. The figure only includes the sales of the Blu-ray version, as those of the DVD were so low that they did not reach the record.

The package was released on October 13 in Japan and includes the third and fourth episodes of this adaptation. Both the Blu-ray version and the DVD version are priced at 7,700 yen (about US $ 74) and the benefits include audio commentary from voice actors and segments from the previously broadcast radio show.

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The series premiered during the Summer-2021 season (July-September), with a total of twelve episodes, while the platform Funimation handles its distribution in the West. For his part, Ikami publishes the manga through the portal Sunday webry from the publisher Shogakukan since October 2017. The production of a sequel is confirmed, but it is not confirmed whether it will be a second season or a feature film.

Production team

  • Yoshiki Yamakawa (Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka, High Score Girl, Little Busters!) was in charge of the direction of the anime in the studios JCSTAFF in collaboration with studios SMDE, who handled the CGI animation.
  • Hideki shirane (Boku no Kanojo ga Majimesugiru Sho-bitch na Ken, Date a live, Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka) was in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
  • Michiru Kuwabata (High Score Girl, Penguin no Mondai) was in charge of character design.
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Shinigami Bocchan to Kuro Maid Synopsis

Cursed by a witch as a child, a young duke gained the unwanted power to kill every living thing he touches. Forced to move away from his family and to a large mansion deep in the forest, the duke is treated as if he does not exist and is continually shunned by his companions. However, he is not completely alone. Rob and Alice, her butler and maid, are always by her side. Alice loves to tease him, and as their relationship grows, the duke sets out to free himself from his deadly curse. Of course, he’s going to need help, and who better to do it than the various inhabitants of the supernatural?

(c) イ ノ ウ エ / 小学 館 ・ 死神 坊 ち ゃ ん と 黒 メ イ ド 製作 委員会

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