Sometimes Dark Horse might deserve some of the grief it gets for the long wait between volumes of manga, and sometimes its working with a monthly series that doesn't exactly stick to its schedule. The latter is undoubtedly the case with Berserk. A mere 10 months after the release of volume 36, volume 37 will be arriving this November. More after the jump.
I've personally seen fist fights over games of Parcheesi, so I could only imagine the potential for violence involved with a game inspired by the brutal medieval horror/action Berserk. Art of War, known for their fabulously expensive statues, has gone for something a big more affordable this time with the release of a board game. Check it out after the jump.
Confirming the store listings that Berserk Golden Age Arc 2 - The Battle for Doldrey will be out in North America on Blu-ray and DVD August 6th, Viz has posted an English dub trailer second part of the anime movie trilogy. Get a look after the jump,
Viz plans to present Berserk: The Golden Age Arc Movie 2: The Battle for Doldrey at its San Francisco New People Cinema on May 11th and add it to their Neon Alley Streaming service on the same date. Retailer Right Stuf is now listing that the follow-up Blu-ray/DVD release is planned for August 6th. More after the jump.
While the Berserk: Golden Age Arc anime movies wrapped up in Japan last month, Max Factory has just revealed the final sculpt of their figma version of the movies' Guts, set to be released in July for 3000yen ($31). The armed and armored figure comes with the line's signature joints, standard and battle expressions and extra hands. Get a look after the jump.
Otaku idol Shoko "Shokotan" Nakagawa recently made a blood donation in Akihabara's ‘akiba: F Kenketsu Room.‘ A relaxed Shokotan told press "I’m happy that the room had a TV, iPod, manga, and drinks… They even had the manga I wanted to read!" And, her choice of manga interestingly revolved around blood sacrifice. Get a look after the jump.
With the release of Berserk Golden Age Arc III: Descent, the third and final part of the Berserk anime film trilogy project, Umeda Burg 7 in Osaka is now holding the "Berserk: Golden Age Arc" exhibition for a limited time from February 15th to March 8th. Check the photo report after the jump!
One the fans who hurried to Japanese theaters this weekend to catch the opening of Berserk Golden Age Arc III: Descent was Hana Kimi manga author Hisaya Nakajo. She was rather excited by advent of demon god Femto. So much so that she tweeted a special sketch to celebrate. get a look after the jump.
In honor of this weekend's opening of Berserk Golden Age Arc III: Descent, the Umeda Burg 7 and Shinjuku Wald 9 theaters have started offering special themed drinks, while the karaoke chain Pasela is bringing back the franchise for an infernal new menu. Get a look after the jump.
With Berserk Golden Age Arc III: Descent opening February 1st, the promotion efforts are at a fevered pitch. There are new promos for Kaname Kawabata's ending "Breakthrough," as well as extended preview clips. Get a look after the jump.