As the second season of this run of Berserk wraps up with week's episode, "City of Humans...."We'll meet again. Don't know where (the manga at least). Don't know when (July 5th if you're talking the American collections. Next winter if you're talking the Japanese serialization). But I know we'll meet again some sunny day.
It's been a little while since North America got a new volume of Kentaro Miura's Berserk manga (since November 20, 2013 to be precise), but the series which sold over 1.2 million copies in English is back. With volume 38 due on July 5th, Dark Horse has a preview of what to expect (some graphic nastiness happening to their namesake to be precise). Get a look after the jump.
Kentaro Miura's Berserk manga returned this spring with the anime. And, it's leaving again with the anime. An early look at the next issue of Young Animal, reveals the start of the latest hiatus, scheduled to run until winter. More after the jump.
Art of War, known for their premium Berserk statues, is celebrating their 20th anniversary, and the latest addition to the line-up marking the occassion is a Berserk-The Tentacle Ship 2017*Aluminum Coating Gold Version. It's a variant of a figure that they first did in 2014, with Bloody and Black versions in the following years. 98000 yen (about $880) will sound pricey, but the figure is H 52 cmx W 31 cmx D 30 cm (including base & dragon slayer) and the after-market asking price for the earlier, sold-out figures has been in the thousands.
After the tragic events of her childhood, Farnese confronts untold horrors as a member of the Holy Iron Chain Knights. As the events of the Tower of Conviction unfold, she's presented with two figures who offer different forms of solace. At a crossroads, her decision to face her fears informs her gradual changes and one of the central stories of Berserk! Find out how Farnese learns to face her fears, after the jump!
In a series where so many characters stand at the border of oblivion, Farnese's grasp on her humanity seems most tenuous among the central cast. Despite the atrocities she has committed, Berserk has taken the time to show us the circumstances that created the ruthless knight. Read more about her struggle to survive in a bleak world and path to redemption, after the jump!