Updated on May 18, 11:56 a.m. (GMT+8): Added episode.

For fans looking to dive back into the dark fantasy anime world, we’ve got you covered with a comprehensive list of all the Black Butler Public School arc episodes.

Black Butler is a Japanese manga series created by Yana Toboso. It was first serialized by Square Enix in 2006. Its debut anime adaptation by A-1 Pictures aired as a 24-episode series in 2008, followed by a second season of 12 episodes in 2010.

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In 2014, the third season, Black Butler Book of Circus, aired from July to September. The latest installment, its fourth season, is produced by CloverWorks, and premiered on Netflix on April 13, 2024.

We’ve broken down all the episodes from season 4, ensuring you don’t miss a moment of the captivating intrigue and drama.

What is Black Butler about?

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In Victorian-era London, 12-year-old Ciel Phantomhive inherits his title and position as Earl after a tragic event on his tenth birthday.

His parents and family dog are killed, and he is sold into slavery to a demon-worshipping cult, enduring abuse. 

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During a summoning ceremony, Ciel forms a contract with a demon who helps him seek revenge on those responsible for his family’s downfall.

In the same vein, Ciel becomes the Queen’s Watchdog, investigating cases for the Queen of England.

What is the Public School arc?

In the Public School arc, Weston College, Great Britain’s prestigious institution, operates independently from government oversight.

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Ciel Phantomhive enrolls to investigate students, including Derrick Arden, related to Queen Victoria, who has gone missing. Sebastian Michaelis joins as Sapphire Owl’s housemaster.

Ciel integrates with the P4 group to uncover the truth amid the school’s challenges and competitive sports.

All Black Butler Public School arc episodes

The Black Butler Public School arc has 11 episodes, and each episode airs every Saturday at 11:30 p.m. (JST) Japanese Standard Time.

EPISODE NUMBEREPISODE TITLEDESCRIPTIONRELEASE DATE
1His Butler, at SchoolCiel attends Weston College, a prestigious institution where four prefects govern and students must adhere to strict regulations preserving tradition.April 13, 2024
2His Butler, in DisguiseCiel works hard to establish himself in the school to approach the P4. His efforts pay off, earning him a chance to attend a special event limited to prefects and their followers. Unfortunately, things take an unexpected turn at the gathering.April 20, 2024
3His Butler, PlottingGrell Sutcliff trains under Sebastian as Madame Red requested. Tanaka reveals that the Phantomhive estate burned down three years ago. Elizabeth Midford visits but breaks Ciel’s family ring when she sees he isn’t wearing the one she gave him.

Ciel asserts his role as head of the family without the ring. Sebastian later returns the ring to Ciel, restored, surprising him. Ciel asks Sebastian to stay until he falls asleep, showing vulnerability.
April 27, 2024
4His Butler, ColludingCiel spends time with the Perfect Four and their drudges, earning their trust. In an attempt to further his investigation, he inquires about Derrick.May 4, 2024
5His Butler, Gaining AdmittanceSebastian secures Ciel’s place in Weston College’s prestigious cricket tournament after discovering that the headmaster, who is usually busy, will be attending.May 11, 2024
6TBDTBDMay 18, 2024
7TBDTBDMay 25, 2024
8TBDTBDJune 1, 2024
9TBDTBDJune 8, 2024
10TBDTBDJune 15, 2024
11TBDTBDJune 22, 2024

The release times and schedule for international viewers differ based on their time zone.

TIMEZONETIME
JPT (Japan Standard Time)11:30 p.m.
GMT+810:30 p.m.
ET (Eastern Time)10:30 a.m.
PT (Pacific Time)7:30 a.m.
CT (Central Time)9:30 a.m.
GMT (Western European Time)2:30 p.m.
CET (Central European Time)4:30 p.m.
IST (Indian Standard Time)8 p.m.

Where to watch Black Butler Public School arc

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