10 Best Episodes of Berserk

Spurred by the flame raging in his heart, the Black Swordsman Guts continues his seemingly endless quest for revenge. Standing in his path are heinous outlaws, delusional evil spirits, and a devout child of god. Even as it chips away at his life, Guts continues to fight his enemies, who wield repulsive and inhumane power, with nary but his body and sword—his strength as a human.

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#1 - The Corruption of Qliphoth (Season 2 - Episode 8)

Farnese and Casca have been taken by the trolls to Qliphoth, an astral place between life and death. Just as Guts and his party save them, a member of God Hand appears...

The episode was rated 8.07 from 107 votes.

Berserk - S2E7

#2 - The Arcana of Invocation (Season 2 - Episode 7)


Schierke's shield withholds against the trolls, but an Ogre and Kelpie appear and cause further havoc. As Guts and Serpico fight them off, Schierke loses control of the water spirit and the town floods. Just as everything washes away, two fall in...

The episode was rated 8.06 from 101 votes.

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#3 - The Berserker Armor (Season 2 - Episode 9)

After rescuing Casca and Farnese, Guts has retained grievous injuries from his encounter in the spiritual realm. The group decides to take Guts back to Flora for treatment, only to discover that Griffith has sent an assault force to kill Flora.

The episode was rated 8.02 from 100 votes.

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#4 - Blood Flow of the Dead (Season 1 - Episode 9)


As Luca leads Guts, Ishidro, and Puck into the tower, Casca is brought to the torture chamber. Just as Mozgus attempts to torture her, however, there is an unexpected turn of events...

The episode was rated 7.86 from 174 votes.

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#5 - Proclaimed Omens (Season 2 - Episode 11)

Guts and party resume their journey to Puck’s home, an island called Skellig that exist between the planes and is home to both elves and mages. Skull Knight warns Guts of the effects of using the Berserker Armor. At night they are attacked by giant humanoid crocodiles controlled by Kushan sorcerers.

The episode was rated 7.84 from 82 votes.

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#6 - The Black Witch (Season 1 - Episode 7)


Guts is finally close to finding Casca, but Casca has caught the heretics' eye, and the Holy Iron Chain Knights are also homing in on the heretics' location...

The episode was rated 7.83 from 184 votes.

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#7 - Fight for Survival Against the Demonic Legion (Season 2 - Episode 6)

Guts' band are not welcomed kindly when they arrive to help dispel trolls from a nearby village. Despite this, they manage to be allowed to stay the night, hoping they can intercept the trolls. Soon enough, the trolls come, but unlike before where there were just a few...the entire heard comes storming upon the city.

The episode was rated 7.80 from 106 votes.

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#8 - A Journey Begins in Flames (Season 2 - Episode 10)


In his new cursed armor, Guts does not feel pain. This makes him near unstoppable, to the point that even one of the apostles of light cannot defeat him. But even if he doesn't feel pain, the damage still remains, and the armor itself threatens to engulf his soul...

The episode was rated 7.79 from 99 votes.

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#9 - Spirit Realm (Season 2 - Episode 5)

While speaking with the witch of the forest, she tells Guts she is much more knowledgable of his situation than he thought. She indicated someone has told her to expect them. Guts is keen on finally getting some answers to all of his questions, but the witch can sense Guts' inner turmoil. She has her young apprentice join Guts' band to help remove trolls from a nearby village.

The episode was rated 7.73 from 108 votes.

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#10 - Shadows of Ideas (Season 1 - Episode 11)


Guts faces off with Mozgus, who has transformed into a giant monster, while trying to save Caska from being burned at the stake. Guts has trouble defeating Mozgus in his current form, due to his body being so hard that even his sword cannot break through. Meanwhile, the Egg has a fateful encounter...

The episode was rated 7.73 from 171 votes.

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#11 - Those Who Cling, Those Who Struggle (Season 1 - Episode 12)

As people struggle to survive the onslaught of demonic forces, the eclipse reaches its zenith. What will happen when the prophesied God materializes among mortal men?

The episode was rated 7.72 from 195 votes.

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#12 - Forest of Demonic Beasts (Season 2 - Episode 4)


Farnese has a moment of self-realization as she tries to adjust to her change in circumstance. Her abrupt about-face surprises Guts and his comrades, but nothing prepares them for the surprise audience with a witch in the forest who seems to know everything about them.

The episode was rated 7.70 from 111 votes.

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#13 - Winter's Journey (Season 2 - Episode 2)

In order to get away from the disasters that the brand brings to them, Guts decides to head toward Puck’s homeland. However, traveling with Casca was proving to be difficult, and darkness was stirring within Guts. Meanwhile, Farnese and Serpico, who had parted ways with Guts in Albion, had renounced the Holy See and were trying to find him. Under the cold winter night, Serpico remembers the day that Farnese had first found him...

The episode was rated 7.70 from 125 votes.

Berserk - S2E1

#14 - The Rent World (Season 2 - Episode 1)


Guts manages to get Casca back at Albion and returns to Godo’s shack. There, he sees Rickert talking to Griffith, who had just regained physical form in Albion. Guts is unable to hold back his rage and attacks, but Zod gets in his way. An intense battle between the two who have improved their swordsmanship begins!

The episode was rated 7.67 from 138 votes.

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#15 - Banner of the Flying Sword (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Guts receives unexpected visitors with a surprising request. Meanwhile, Griffith and his force continue their advance, gaining new allies both fair and foul along the way.

The episode was rated 7.67 from 109 votes.

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#16 - City of Humans (Season 2 - Episode 12)


Guts' group approach the city of Vritannis where Ishidro upsets Schierke about her witch’s clothing. Schierke's learns that Vritannis traded in Kushan slaves, but all the slaves have been hanged as religious enemies of the Holy See. Schierke adn Ishidoro save a group of children from pirate kidnappers.

The episode was rated 7.60 from 89 votes.

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#17 - Reunion in the Den of Evil (Season 1 - Episode 8)

As Guts fights his way to Casca, his way is barred by the possessed leader of the heretics. Little does he know that a far more formidable human opponent lies in wait up ahead...

The episode was rated 7.59 from 172 votes.

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#18 - Hell's Angels (Season 1 - Episode 10)


Mozgus and his disciples have been turned, and Guts must work fast to keep them from taking Casca. Meanwhile, Luca finds herself face to face with a strange entity who begins to tell her a story...

The episode was rated 7.53 from 168 votes.

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#19 - Tower of Conviction (Season 1 - Episode 5)

Intent on finding Casca, Guts continues his journey toward the Tower of Conviction. Meanwhile, Farnese is already there, witnessing unspeakable horrors committed by those who serve the Holy See.

The episode was rated 7.52 from 182 votes.

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#20 - Night of Miracles (Season 1 - Episode 3)


Guts and Puck are taken aback by Farnese's inability to see the elf. However, Farnese's refusal to accept anything beyond what she considers to be real in her world is about to be sorely tested.

The episode was rated 7.47 from 217 votes.


Last updated: jan 12, 2023

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