Today we wake up with the sad news of the death of Kentaro miura (Miura Kentaro). On May 6, 2021, the mangaka lost his life due to an acute aortic dissection, but it has not been until now, when the official account of the Berserk manga has echoed the death of its illustrious author. Miura was 54 years old, and would surely have remained at the foot of the canyon for many more years.
Originally from Chiba, Kentaro Miura began to draw manga when he was still in school, going so far as to publish some of his early work in the school newspaper.
His most famous manga, Berserk, began publication in 1989, becoming a franchise that has inspired anime series, movies, and tons of merchandise for more than 30 years. This summer the eighth volume of the manga will be released.
Miura also had some collaboration with the world of videogames through some minor participation in titles such as Sword of the Berserk: Guts’ Rage, in order to Dreamcast, or Berserk Millennium Falcon Arc: Chapter of the Holy Demon War, in order to Playstation 2. His main work, Berserk, remains unfinished, and fans around the world are devastated, not only by not being able to see the conclusion that Miura was going to bring to the long-lived story, but also by losing a source of inspiration as has been so early. mangaka.
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– ベ ル セ ル ク 公式 ツ イ ッ タ ー (@berserk_project) May 20, 2021
From the writing of Hobby Consolas, we want to send our condolences to the family and friends of Kentaro Miura. Rest in peace.