Berserk Creator Reveals He Based Band of the Hawk on High School Friendship
Berserk manga creator Kentarou Miura spoke at the "Hakusensha Sokujitsu Debut Manga Shō" (Hakusensha Same-Day Debut Manga Awards) event on Sunday. Members...

Kentaro Miura recently gave a lecture for aspring manga artists over the weekend at Hakusensha Same-Day Debut Manga Awards. 

More info not mentioned in ANN’s article (via Fakul from reddit)

  • First, he talks about how to get ideas.As examples for getting ideas by combining elements he uses “Girls&Panzer”(Tanks+Club activities), “KanColle”(Pretty girls+morphing into battleships) and “Restaurant to Another World”(Food+fantasy).
  • Then he goes on to explain to keep the advantages and disadvantages of your genre in mind, using isekai as example.
  • In regards to Berserk’s Guts, Griffith is a character who draws out impatience, fighting spirit and loneliness, Puck is “relaxation, laughter and a "seriousness crusher”“, the current Casca is "a character who draws out feelings of guilt, uneasiness and pity”.
  • By arranging the characters with the intention to pull a certain something about Guts to the surface, he becomes a multifaceted protagonist.
  • He finishes with stating to keep a balance between using established molds and coming up with original stuff, as original doesn’t necessary mean good.

anonymous asked:

I can imagine Revali getting onto the subject of meeting all of his lovely lady Rito fans as he and Teba get back to Rito Village to which Teba of course scoffs. Revali, being the shitass he is, then challenges that Teba couldn't woo a Rito lady even if his life depended on it. Teba accepts and says he can woo over that lady in the distance (it's Saki). "Oh going above your league I see, a bit bold there" to which Teba flies off leaving Revali shaking his head until he sees Teba is successful.

Damn, get it Teba