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'Berserk (2017)' New Cast Members Announced

by tsubasalover
Feb 19, 2017 7:52 PM | 20 Comments

The official website for Berserk (2017) has announced new cast members for the anime, as well as the theme songs. The anime is slated to air in Spring 2017 on the Animeism time slot of MBS in addition to WOWOW and more.

Ibarera: Satomi Arai (Pop in Q)
Flora: Sumi Shimamoto (Detective Conan)
Sonya: Yoshino Nanjo (Joshiraku)

Opening theme song performance: "Sacrifice" by 9mm Parabellum Bullet
Ending theme song performance: "Issai wa Monogatari" by Yoshino Nanjo feat. Nagi Yanagi

Cast members Hiroaki Iwanaga, Yoko Hikasa, Kazuyuki Okitsu, and Hiro Shimono will attend an event on April 2. Theme song artists 9mm Parabellum Bullet and Nagi Yanagi are also scheduled to perform along with inserted song artist Susumu Hirasawa.

Source: Moca News

20 Comments Recent Comments

Hmmm...... I have much fear considering this series. It's not just about being disappointed, this could become my new worst anime series I ever watched.....

Mar 8, 2017 8:42 PM by Svalinn_Hoenir

Always good to hear some 9mm!

I decided not to finish the last season. Hope the new one will be more enjoyable for me.

Feb 22, 2017 6:06 AM by cyruz

CGI stuff aside, I hope the second season will be at least decent. It had a rocky start but improved as the show went on.

Feb 21, 2017 6:34 AM by Stark700

Not watching this (I was already pissed with how badly directed and handled this adaptation was, this is probably the worst directing I've seen in everything in last year personally, execution, handling the content, sound, animation and art... Yeah everything).

But at least I can expect an good ending from Yanagi again, so I'll look forward to that (the OP was garbage imo)

Feb 20, 2017 10:45 PM by Wasshio

Can't wait for more berserk

Feb 20, 2017 9:18 PM by SuperTurtles

Any news on the next chapter? "Early 2017." ♣

Feb 20, 2017 5:11 PM by Agent-Phrank

Well at least we get to see Shierke and the Berserk armor animated... badly :(

I hope they have more of those really nice 2D flashbacks.

Also hopefully we get to more Hirasawa music. It would be great if he could just do te entire soundtrack, but thats unlikely.

Feb 20, 2017 1:32 PM by LoneWolf

I'm surprised there are people that still have faith in a Berserk adaptation, i will watch the first couple of episodes like i did with the 2016 one. To be honest i don't expect anything good so i doubt i will be disappointed.

Feb 20, 2017 11:11 AM by Johnnyd3rp

is it still going to be CGI?

Feb 20, 2017 10:29 AM by Klad

I so excited for this because Griffith will finally appear. Don't care about animation, the 1st season was ok.

Feb 20, 2017 10:27 AM by thepath

I'm gonna go into this with the absolute lowest possible expectations. I was already burned once before and I'd rather not face ultimate disappointment again.

Although knowing that Hisawa and 9mm will return is a nice bit of info.

Feb 20, 2017 9:12 AM by LPGeneratorx

i hope they aren't doing that crappy child's play CGI.. I loved the artwork in the movies.. why not go with that instead..

Feb 20, 2017 8:28 AM by calvinz

I feel like this will just tarnish Berserk even further. Not like 2016 was bad enough.
Hopefully Shin isn't directing this season.

Feb 20, 2017 7:14 AM by Meew2

I liked the music so I'm glad the same people are gonna do it again.

Feb 20, 2017 3:38 AM by joe_g7

i cant wait for it im so excited

Feb 19, 2017 11:31 PM by KsT

Max. Hype. Engaged.

Feb 19, 2017 10:28 PM by TalonLovesAnime

I am beyond excited for thisssss!!!!

Feb 19, 2017 10:10 PM by skaheadsean

Yay more Yoshino Nanjo!

Feb 19, 2017 8:34 PM by Tarotist

Oh, the same people are coming back to do the OP and ED. I liked both the OP and ED, so I'm happy with this. Also, it would be cool if Hirasawa makes another insert song for Berserk.

Feb 19, 2017 8:03 PM by GoldenDevilGamer

Yiiiissssss 9mm Parabellum is back !
At least something good is coming out from it.

Feb 19, 2017 7:55 PM by DatRandomDude

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