Episode 140: Duel (Vol 29-3 + Vol 30-1) (2h11m)
We didn't record a podcast covering the latest Berserk episode (373). Instead, we recorded the next episode in our re-read project, finishing up Volume 29 and starting into Volume 30. Due to scheduling difficulties between our crew, we can only feasibly record one full podcast each month. And when the choice of topic is between the continuation and Berserk Volume 29, it's really no choice at all. I'd rather not force out some entertainment from something we don't enjoy discussing as a group. As always you can find our thoughts on the latest episodes in the forum threads. But a full podcast dissection of these continuation episodes doesn't feel warranted at this time. Maybe we'll find a way to make such a thing make sense in the future, but right now there's nothing decided. Instead, re-reads will continue unabated.
We cover four episodes in this re-read, spanning the end of volume 29 and into volume 30. That means the bulk of this discussion is about the duel between Serpico and Guts, but we also talk a lot about Ys, Roderick, the Daka/Pischacha, and Magnifico unveiling his master plan at the ball.
Volume 29 Re-read—0:07:55
Volume 30 Re-read—0:57:00
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