Category: Berserk

  • Berserk Manga Review (Part 8): Assassin

    I am legit shaking out of excitement right now. This is one of the most iconic and beloved sections of Berserk, hands down. It develops Guts as a character so well that it puts other entire character arcs to shame! The king of Midland has granted the Band of the Hawk the honor of guarding […]

  • Berserk Manga Review (Part 7): Master of the Sword

    Alright, One Piece is done. Now we can focus all our manga efforts on Berserk! Happy day! Having survived the fight against Nosferatu Zodd, Guts, Griffith, Casca, and the rest of the Hawks take some time to rest. Tensions between Guts and Casca are higher than ever, while Griffith’s political career is on the rise. […]

  • In Defense of Nina (Berserk)

    The list of loathsome Berserk characters is almost as long as the series itself. Griffith. Wyald. The Count. The Snake Lord. Guts. So why is it that this girl gets so much more hate than they do? For those unfamiliar with her, or those who have simply forgotten, Nina was an important side character in […]

  • Berserk Manga Review (Part 6): Nosferatu Zodd

    I love this section of Berserk! It’s a perfect microcosm of everything I love about Berserk. You’ve got horror, you’ve got action, you’ve got spectacular character writing, this section of the story has it all! And to top it all off, it introduces one of the best demon characters in the series! The Band of […]

  • Berserk Manga Review (Part 5): A Wind of Swords

    Pointless little fun fact: my copy of the manga had a typo in the table of contents, calling this chapter ‘A Wind of Words’. Which is honestly almost just as fitting as the actual title. I don’t know if this is a common issue, and it isn’t a big deal. I just thought it was […]