What You Need to Know:
- A big announcement about, Vinland Saga, will be made in the next issue of the monthly manga magazine, Afternoon.
- The historical manga written and drawn by the award-winning manga author, Makoto Yukimura, started in 2005 and has been quite successful in Japan. It notably receivied both the 13th Japan Media Arts Award Grand Prize in the manga division in 2009 and the 36th Kodansha Manga Award for Best General Manga in 2012.
- Many fans were asking and hoping for an anime adaptation, they might finally be satisfied! We will see next month.
Thorfinn is son to one of the Viking's greatest warriors, but when his father is killed in battle by the mercenary leader Askeladd, he swears his intent to have revenge. Thorfinn joins Askeladd's group in order to challenge him to a duel, and ends up caught in the middle of a war for the crown of England.