In the realm of manga, the epic of Berserk stands at a somber crossroads, shadowed by the passing of its creator, Kentaro Miura. The torch, passed to Koji Mori and Studio GAGA, once reignited the flames of anticipation in the hearts of fans. Yet, the narrative of Gatsu and his comrades has hit a pause, the quill ceasing its dance for months, further burdened by the whims of inclement weather.
Anticipation for Berserk's chapter 376 wanes as the February 9, 2024 issue of Young Animal approaches without the promised continuation. The magazine, a bi-monthly beacon for Hakusensha's serialized stories, remains silent on Berserk's fate.
The delay of Berserk 376 stems from a complex knot in the plot left by Kentaro Miura. It appears that Koji Mori and Studio GAGA have encountered a narrative labyrinth, demanding a thoughtful pause to unravel the intricate threads left by the master storyteller.
With Young Animal's next release window at the month's end, hope flickers dimly. The forecast for Tokyo predicts a heavy snowfall, casting a cold shadow over the prospects of progress. As per @Drache_Doratan on social X, the principal assistant at Studio GAGA, the team's collaboration on Berserk is frozen by the storm.
Japan's weather woes extend beyond the manga industry. Japan Airlines has grounded approximately 47 flights, and public transport faces inevitable delays. These disruptions ripple through, inevitably affecting the collective efforts of Koji Mori and Studio GAGA on Berserk 376.
The saga of Berserk, much like its protagonist, endures against formidable odds. The dedication of Mori and Studio GAGA, coupled with the patience of its audience, promises a continuation worthy of Miura's legacy. As the snow blankets Tokyo, it serves as a reminder of the resilience required to craft a tale that transcends time and tribulation. Fans are encouraged to share this update with peers, fostering a community of support as they await the next chapter in this storied journey.
大雪なんで、いったん解散です。— 黒 崎 (@Drache_Doratan) February 5, 2024