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The Best Episodes of Berserk

Every episode of Berserk ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the 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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Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Berserk" is "The Berserker Armor", rated 7.6/10 from 188 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by Takashi Yamashita. "The Berserker Armor" aired on 5/26/2017 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Black Witch".

  • The Berserker Armor
    7.6/10 188 votes

    #1 - The Berserker Armor

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2017-05-26

    While Guts is suffering from his heavy injuries, the only hope to defeat his strong opponent is to equip the mysterious armor hidden in the Witch's house.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • The Black Witch
    7.5/10 195 votes

    #2 - The Black Witch

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2016-08-12

    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...

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • The Corruption of Qliphoth
    7.4/10 150 votes

    #3 - The Corruption of Qliphoth

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-05-19

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    Director: N/A

    Writer: Kenzen

  • Blood Flow of the Dead
    7.3/10 176 votes

    #4 - Blood Flow of the Dead

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-08-26

    Casca unveils her hidden powers, which attracts the attention of Mozgus. Guts is nearing Casca, and Luca meets a new entity.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Hell's Angels
    7.3/10 174 votes

    #5 - Hell's Angels

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-09-02

    Luca learned all about the strange, egg-shaped demon, while Guts fought against Mozgus' followers.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Shadows of Ideas
    7.3/10 171 votes

    #6 - Shadows of Ideas

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2016-09-09

    Guts is approaching Mozgus, while the strange blob is approaching the castle.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • A Journey Begins in Flames
    7.2/10 146 votes

    #7 - A Journey Begins in Flames

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2017-06-09

    Guts puts on the Berserker armor and proceeds to fight Grunbeld.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Those Who Cling, Those Who Struggle
    7.1/10 171 votes

    #8 - Those Who Cling, Those Who Struggle

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2016-09-16

    While the daylight is nearby, Guts and the crew have to defend themselves from the strange blob creatures. Nina runs into Luca.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Reunion in the Den of Evil
    7.0/10 174 votes

    #9 - Reunion in the Den of Evil

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-08-19

    Guts battles two powerful opponents. Isidro and Casca make an escape.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • The Rent World
    7.0/10 177 votes

    #10 - The Rent World

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-04-07

    After encountering his old foe, Guts continues to look for Griffith.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Fight for Survival Against the Demonic Legion
    7.0/10 145 votes

    #11 - Fight for Survival Against the Demonic Legion

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2017-05-05

    Shortly after reaching the village, demonic creatures are on their way. It's up to Guts, Serpico, Isidro and Schierke to hold their ground.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • The Arcana of Invocation
    7.0/10 148 votes

    #12 - The Arcana of Invocation

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-05-12

    After Schierke managed to create a strong magical barrier, two strong creatures show up. Can Guts and Serpico defeat them?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Tower of Conviction
    6.9/10 187 votes

    #13 - Tower of Conviction

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2016-07-29

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Spirit Realm
    6.9/10 155 votes

    #14 - Spirit Realm

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-04-28

    After reaching the witch's house in the forest, Guts and crew know where they have to go next after speaking with the witch.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Proclaimed Omens
    6.9/10 145 votes

    #15 - Proclaimed Omens

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2017-06-16

    After a heavy battle, Guts and his crew reside on the beach, learning more about the consequences of the new armor.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • The Holy Iron Chain Knights
    6.8/10 217 votes

    #16 - The Holy Iron Chain Knights

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2016-07-08

    Guts is still coming to terms with his fateful encounter with the monk and his daughter when he is confronted by the Holy Iron Chain Knights. Their commander berates him about his many sins is declares he is to be brought to the Holy See...

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Night of Miracles
    6.8/10 211 votes

    #17 - Night of Miracles

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-07-15

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • A Nighttime Feast: Burning at the Stake
    6.8/10 178 votes

    #18 - A Nighttime Feast: Burning at the Stake

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-08-05

    As Mozgus and his men continue their witchhunt for heretics, Farnese can't help but feel a twinge of doubt. Meanwhile, Guts unexpectedly encounters a familiar face, who brings ill tidings.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Winter Journey
    6.8/10 162 votes

    #19 - Winter Journey

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2017-04-07

    Serpico recalls his history with Lady Farnese. Guts gets a visit from a mysterious, but dark presence.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • Banner of the Flying Sword
    6.8/10 154 votes

    #20 - Banner of the Flying Sword

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-04-14

    Griffith expands his army. Mule Wolflame meets Sonia.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Forest of Demonic Beasts
    6.8/10 149 votes

    #21 - Forest of Demonic Beasts

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2017-04-21

    Guts and crew are confronted by a mysterious person in the woods. Can they trust her?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Takashi Yamashita

  • Revelations
    6.7/10 193 votes

    #22 - Revelations

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2016-07-22

    Guts returns to a place he'd left two years ago to reconnect with old friends, but finds that someone he holds most dear has vanished. Guts tries to lay blame, but he is not entirely innocent.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • City of Humans
    6.5/10 156 votes

    #23 - City of Humans

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2017-06-23

    After arriving in a big city, Guts, Isidro and Schierke all go their own way for the rest of the day.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami

  • The Branded Swordsman
    6.4/10 281 votes

    #24 - The Branded Swordsman

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-07-01

    Into a tavern walks a man with a massive sword, where he encounters a caged elf being bullied by grown men. Thus begins the strange partnership between the elf, Puck, and the swordsman, Guts.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Makoto Fukami