The official website for the upcoming Berserk film updated today with the information that veteran Berserk composer Susumu Hirasawa will be providing the theme song for the film and that Evangelion’s Shiro Sagisu will be composing the film’s soundtrack. This is outrageously cool.
Volume 36 of Kentaro Miura’s epic manga series is scheduled to go on sale on the 23rd of this month which will also coincide with the manga returning from hiatus in the pages of Hakusensha’s Young Animal magazine. A new television commercial for the upcoming film is also being prepared for release and may also begin to be shown on Japanese TV starting on the 23rd as well.
Also, it should be mentioned that Dark Horse comics will be publishing the english edition of volume 35 on October 4th. Since this is the North American edition, no one in the states has any excuse to not buy this.
Berserk Golden Age I: Egg of the Supreme King hits Japanese theaters in January 2012.