Guts, a man who calls himself "The Black Swordsman" looks upon his days serving as a member of a group of mercenaries, the Band of the Hawk, nicknamed "the Grim Reaper of the Battlefield." 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 may change their entire lives.

Original Title剣風伝奇ベルセルク
First Air DateOctober 7th, 1997
Last Air DateMarch 31st, 1998
GenresAction & Adventure, Animation
Production CompaniesVideo Audio Project (VAP), OLM
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes25 Episodes
Plot Keywordssuffering, mercenary, blood splatter, gore, woods, waterfall, sword fight, slaughter, torture chamber, torture, corpse, based on manga, massacre, muscleman, eclipse, violence, demon, middle ages, self mutilation, macabre, white horse, dark fantasy, anime, young animal, white hawk
Toshiyuki Morikawa
Toshiyuki Morikawa
Griffith (voice)
Nobutoshi Canna
Nobutoshi Canna
Guts (voice)
Yuko Miyamura
Yuko Miyamura
Caska (voice)
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