The 42nd volume of the manga will be released in Japan on September 29
Kodoani.com – Hakusensha’s Young Animal magazine revealed that the manga Berserk Kentarou Miura’s will begin a new arc with the latest chapter, which will be published in the magazine’s next issue on September 22. This marks the continuation of the manga after a hiatus following his departure. by Miura.
The last time the magazine published a chapter of the Berserk manga was in this year’s 11th issue on May 26.
The manga’s 42nd volume, which is the first since it has been continued, will be released in Japan on September 29.
Kentarou Miura died on May 6, 2021 from acute aortic dissection when he was 54 years old. Following Miura’s departure, the Berserk manga went on hiatus, but later resumed in Young Animal in June 2022. The manga currently has the following credits: “Original work by Kentarou Miura, manga by Studio Gaga, supervised by Kouji Mori.”
Studio Gaga is Miura’s studio with his assistants and students, who have also worked on Berserk with him. Kouji Mori is Miura’s childhood best friend, whom Miura regularly consults for details about Berserk’s backstory. Mori drew a one-volume manga in Young Animal magazine in 2021 that tells the story of his lifelong friendship and creative relationship with Miura.
The 41st volume of Berserk, which includes the final chapters Miura wrote for the series, was published in Japan in December 2021, and Dark Horse Comics published the volume in November 2022.