Berserk Creator, Kenataro Miura Is Dead
It has been confirmed on social media that the creator of Manga Berserk, Kentro Miura has sadly passed away at the age of 54.
According to a statement released by his management through a Twitter post, Miura died of acute dissection on May 6th 2021.
The statement translated in English Read: [Report of the death of Professor Kentaro Miura]
Dr. Kentaro Miura, the author of “Berserk”, passed away on May 6, 2021, due to acute aortic dissection. We would like to express our utmost respect and gratitude to Dr. Miura’s painting work and pray for his soul.
2021年5月20日 株式会社白泉社 ヤングアニマル編集部 pic.twitter.com/baBBo4J2kL
— ベルセルク公式ツイッター (@berserk_project) May 20, 2021
Kentaro became famous for his popular dark fantasy manga Berserk, which began serialization in 1989.