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Berserk 

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Guts, "The Black Swordsman", is pursued by demons who are attracted to him, due to a demonic brand on his neck. His goal is to free himself, and his lover Casca, of this inescapable curse. ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Erik Scott Kimerer Erik Scott Kimerer ...  Isidoro / ... 25 episodes, 2016-2017
Max Mittelman ...  Serpico 25 episodes, 2016-2017
Sarah Anne Williams Sarah Anne Williams ...  Puck 25 episodes, 2016-2017
Hiroaki Iwanaga ...  Guts 24 episodes, 2016-2017
Kaoru Mizuhara Kaoru Mizuhara ...  Puck 24 episodes, 2016-2017
Toa Yukinari Toa Yukinari ...  Casca / ... 23 episodes, 2016-2017
Yôko Hikasa Yôko Hikasa ...  Farnese 23 episodes, 2016-2017
Kazuyuki Okitsu ...  Serpico 21 episodes, 2016-2017
Hiro Shimono Hiro Shimono ...  Isidro 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Griffin Burns ...  Mule Wolflame 13 episodes, 2017
Allegra Clark ...  Slan 13 episodes, 2017
Skyler Davenport ...  Sonia 13 episodes, 2017
Kellen Goff ...  Kushan Leader 13 episodes, 2017
Joe Hernandez ...  Additional Voices 13 episodes, 2017
Sam Mann Sam Mann ...  Morgan 13 episodes, 2017
Philece Sampler ...  Flora 13 episodes, 2017
Paul St. Peter ...  Grunbeld 13 episodes, 2017
Chiwa Saitô Chiwa Saitô ...  Schierke 12 episodes, 2016-2017
Ryan Bartley ...  Nina 12 episodes, 2016
Ray Chase ...  Mozgus 12 episodes, 2016
Darrel Delfin Darrel Delfin ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2016
Jade Dennis Jade Dennis ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2016
Jake Eberle ...  Narrator 12 episodes, 2016
Abbot Kefford Abbot Kefford ...  Godo 12 episodes, 2016
Brianna Knickerbocker ...  Erica 12 episodes, 2016
Mela Lee ...  Schierke 12 episodes, 2016
Wendee Lee ...  Luca 12 episodes, 2016
Erica Lindbeck ...  Farnese 12 episodes, 2016
Wesley Marshall Wesley Marshall ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2016
Erica Mendez Erica Mendez ...  Rickert 12 episodes, 2016
Adin Rudd Adin Rudd ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2016
Steve Staley ...  Griffith 12 episodes, 2016
Karen Strassman ...  Casca 12 episodes, 2016
Kaiji Tang ...  Guts 12 episodes, 2016
Kirk Thornton ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2016
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Guts, "The Black Swordsman", is pursued by demons who are attracted to him, due to a demonic brand on his neck. His goal is to free himself, and his lover Casca, of this inescapable curse. His other life's goal is gain vengeance on his former best friend Griffith, who doomed him and his former Band of Mercenaries, to obtain demonic powers of his own. Gut's giant "Dragon Slayer" sword, the Elf Puck and a growing band of misfit companion aid him in his quest for vengeance. Written by residentgrigo

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Japanese

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1 July 2016 (Japan) See more »

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This series is a direct continuation of the Golden Arc trilogy of 'Berserk' films. These films are a condensed version of the 1997 series that was based on the manga of the same name. See more »

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Don't believe the trolls
15 July 2016 | by hadziberSee all my reviews

Not a fan of the art style and some of the animations. Some of the colors are far too saturated and colorful for a world that's supposed to be dark and gloomy. Serpico and the Knights look like they belong in Fairy Tail and not in the demon infested morbid world of Berserk.The lake of corpses in the opening scene of the first episode was just awful. It looked like there was some kind of oil spill there. Also, some animations appear robotic and need polish. The faces of the characters could use some work too.

Some things from the manga are omitted altogether. Just as an example, those of you who have read the manga will notice a difference in the way Guts behaves towards Puck. The show also moves a lot faster than the manga and some scenes are skipped. Now that I think about it, I never recall about reading some of the events from today's episode in the manga, but it's been a while.

All in all, it is very watchable and if you're a die hard Berserk fan, these things won't matter enough to keep you from watching, but you'll definitely notice them.

Lastly, I just watched episode three, and it was amazing. Three thumbs up! No goofy capes or coats. Puck doesn't like he was dipped in a glow stick, and Gut's doesn't move like the terminator. I only hope this show continues to improve and that the issues with the animations, colors, and character modeling is due to inexperience. Hopefully, with the production of each new episode, the team got a little better, noticed their mistakes, and fixed them.


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