Kenpuu Denki Berserk, Akatsuki no Yona Recommendations
You won't believe how how many similarities you will find between Akatsuki no Yona and the famous Berserk by Miura Kentarou - plenty.
Su-Won - a very handsome and intelligent antagonist of the series has a lot in common with Griffith. They both have very similar characteristics, are great warriors, strategists and emperors. Both are destined for greater things.
Hak is very much like Guts, tall, dark-skinned, strong, wields a powerful weapon and has earned a title of the strongest general in the kingdom.
The love triangle between Yona, Su-Won and Hak resembles the same love complexity between Casca, Guts and Griffith.
Casca and Yona are strong women protagonists.
Unbelievably similar. From a close friend betraying MC, to MC forming a party whilst seeking revenge, to a very ambiguous antagonist.
The shows have one pretty obvious difference, the tone and mood. Berserk is infinitely darker and grittier than Akatsuki no Yona, yet despite that the two shows are surprisingly similar.
First, the plot in both shows is sort of set in motion by the main character being betrayed by a very close friend. The friend in question, Griffith and Soo Won respectively, are very similar characters in and of themselves. Both are handsome men with long blonde hair who's morals are ambiguous and actions very questionable. They're kind of hard to read.
Secondly, the both the main characters are forever changed by this betrayal and