Anime publisher Sentai Filmworks has today announced that it has acquired the supernatural romance anime series, "Diabolik Lovers", for release in North America next year.
Produced by the animation studio Zexcs (The Legend of Legendary Heroes), "Diabolik Lovers" is a 12-episode anime based on the visual novel from Rejet. The series is directed by Shinobu Tagashira and features music from Yuuki Hayashi and character designs by Yuuko Yahiro.
"Diabolik Lovers" follows Yui Komori, a young woman who had the ability to see spirits when she was young. Now as a high school student, she is forced to move and transfer to a new school, where she will be sharing a dorm with six attractive brothers. This could be many young girls’ dream, except that none of the young men are actually human, they are vampires, and they all have an interest in her "bloodline".
Anime fans can look for "Diabolik Lovers" digitally soon through select digital outlets. A home video release from Sentai Filmworks is also planned for next year, no official release date has been given at this time.