Guts, a man who calls himself "The Black Swordsman", looks back upon his days serving as a member of a group of mercenaries. Led by an ambitious, ruthless, and intelligent man named Griffith, together they battle their way into the royal court, and are forced into a fate that changes their lives.
First Air Date 1997-10-08
Last Air Date 1998-04-01
zach_francis shared a tip "Dark anime/manga. Good watch, even better read."
homeybee shared a tip "For the love of god do NOT watch the Netflix movie version of this. Find the original 25 ep anime or read the manga"
drew_7229 shared a tip "A must watch, profound and dark and hard hitting"
abbie_bobrowski shared a tip "I recommend if you watch this, watch it on YouTube because it the original 1997 animation and not the 2016 adaptation"
grantsmith shared a tip "Berserk will never get enough credit"
kutiekitsune213 shared a tip "Extremely graphic, a bit of a slow burn, but an absolute classic and one of my favourite anime of all time."
Spud_Gun2477 shared a tip "Another one of my favorite animes. So good!"
maddy_smith_2193 shared a tip "Makes me cry"
jarrett_j. shared a tip "Very very dark story. Highly recommend picking up the manga after watching as well."
alexis_hahn shared a tip "Vary adult but vary good"
galaxymorgue shared a tip "gorey"
jake_s_4133 shared a tip "Has done something to me emotionally that no show ever really has before. Truly amazing."
taylor_raghu shared a tip "A very dark and twisted anime that’s so worth it."
guillaume_viau shared a tip "More than epic"
nico_varden shared a tip "Do you like Dark Fantasy? Game of Thrones? Dark Souls? Youll like Berserk."
cesar_del_rio shared a tip "One of the best Mangas of all time. The artwork and story are amazing. The early anime adaptations are good IMO."
mrbossman4283 shared a tip "The Mangas a masterpiece"
jade_evans_9683 shared a tip "Best series ever ngl"