Kentaro Miura, the author of the Berserk manga, has died at the age of 54. According to a statement from Berserk publisher Hakusensha, he died on May 6 as a result of acute aortic dissection.
Kentaro Miura was a manga artist from Japan. He was best known for the critically praised dark fantasy manga Berserk, which debuted in 1989 and was serialized until his death. He was born on July 11, 1966, in Chiba, Japan.
Berserk had over 50 million copies in print as of May 2021, making it one of the most successful manga series of all time. Miura was awarded the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2002.
He was 54 years old.
Was Kentaro Miura Married?
Who Is Kentaro Miura’s Wife? According to sources, Miura never married and devoted his entire life to the development of anime.
However, a wild rumor about his love life once went viral on Twitter. A widely circulated online hoax claimed Miura had married in December 2019. One Twitter user said at the time, “Welp Kentaro Miura got married recently. Berserk fans know what that mean. We won’t see a new chapter for like 3 years. I’m happy for him but also this hurts cause now we waiting even longer.” While another one ws shocked and asked: “Holy Shit! Kentaro Miura actually got married?!”
Welp Kentaro Miura got married recently. Berserk fans know what that mean. We won’t see a new chapter for like 3 years. I’m happy for him but also this hurts cause now we waiting even longer 😭