Based on the Japanese manga series of the same name written and illustrated by Jun Mochizuki, “Vanitas no Karte” or “Vanitas Case Study” is a black fantasy television anime. The series focuses on the mysterious Book of Vanitas, created by a vampire born under a full blue moon, with the aim of punishing his fellow men who have persecuted him throughout his life. The series first aired on July 3, 2021 and with Episode 5 about to drop, fans couldn’t be more excited. In case you are curious to know more about the latest episode? We have you covered.
Release date of episode 5 of Vanitas no Karte
Episode 5 of Vanitas no Karte titled “Friends” or “Reminisensu-Tomo-” will air on July 31, 2021 in Japan on Tokyo MX, GYT, GTV, BS11, MBS, CBC, HBC and RKB. Japanese animation studio Bones produced the series. Tomoyuki Itamura is the director and Deko Akao heads the writing team.
The music for the series is composed by yuki kajiura, and Yoshiyuki Ito is responsible for character design. Sasanomaly performed the opening song “Sora to Utsuro”, and LMYK performed the closing song “0 (zero)”.
Where to watch season 1 of Vanitas no Karte online?
Vanitas no Karte airs outside of Asia on Funimation. You can go here to watch the series with English subtitles and Japanese sound. The dark fantasy series is available in Scandinavia with English, French, German and Russian subtitles on Wakanim. The new episodes are also available on Hulu.
Vanitas no Karte Episode 5 Spoilers
In episode 4, titled “The Night of the Mocking Masks” or “Baru Masuke-Kamen ga Warau Yoru-“, Dominique de Sade shares her apprehensions with Noah and gives him his blood to drink. They then dance together at the masked ball. Later, when he finds the right opportunity, Sade corners Vanitas to question her about her true motives and warns her never to use Noah’s powers for sinister plans. Enraged by all these questions, Vanitas announces at the masked ball that he has the Book of Vanitas but clarifies that he intends to use it to free vampires from all diseases.
However, his public speech is not well received by the vampires who demand that he be killed. Out of nowhere, Veronica arrives on the scene and tries to make everyone’s wish come true by attacking her, but Vanitas is thankfully saved by Jeanne. However, noticing that his condition is deteriorating, he offers her blood and confesses that he has fallen in love. Although reluctant at first, Jeanne sucks Vanita’s blood to save herself. Meanwhile, the curse bearers arrive at the masquerade ball and wreak havoc.
Luca is attacked by mysterious creatures who, after being confronted by Noah, claim to be the Charlatan. In episode 5, titled “Reminisensu-Tomo-” or “Friends”, Jeanne and Vanitas were able to get closer after the former’s self-denial during the night of the masked ball. Noah may have to face the charlatans, who seem to want to go after Luca.