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The comfort and companionship of AI in anime

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In time, artificial intelligence could make our art, provide our services, and learn our means of thought. It will alter the nature of creativity, relationships and life itself. All while it slowly becomes invisible to the naked eye, walking among us as any other human would, their features and even micro-movements indivisible from our own. […]

Update: Berserk anime gets extended English-subtitled trailer

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The Berserk revival anime’s official website is now streaming a new teaser promo, previewing the opening theme for the series premiering July 1st. As revealed in March with the series’ second trailer, the song, titled ‘Inferno’, is performed by 9mm Parabellum Bullet. The site also unveiled a new key visual, and more cast have been added to the earlier list as […]

Berserk manga returns to coincide with 38th volume release

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After a fairly short six month break in the grand scheme of hiatuses, Kentaro Miura’s fantasy gore-fest Berserk will return in its manga form in Hakusensha’s Young Animal on June 24th. The series will grace the magazine’s cover and open with a colour illustration, and will then continue on a monthly basis, with new chapters being published on the fourth […]

Berserk anime unveils ending theme and 2D to 3D character design process

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On July 1st we’ll see the return of the guts and glory of Berserk, and as we pass the one month mark, the anime’s staff have introduced its end theme performer. Nagi Yanagi, who has previously sung themes for Bakemonogatari and Naruto Shippuden, will have her ‘Meimoku no Kanata’ (‘Beyond the Nominal’) set opposite 9mm Parabellum Bullet’s opening theme ‘Inferno’. Her single […]

News: 2016 Berserk anime’s premiere date comes to light

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With an announcement in this year’s 11th issue of Hakusensha’s Young Animal magazine, we now know the exact date of the Black Swordsman’s return. The new series adapting Kentaro Miura’s grim-faced and gory fantasy manga Berserk will be premiering on WOWOW on July 1st, with Crunchyroll running a simulcast. The show will also air on MBS, TBS and CBC from July 8th, […]