The anime adaptation of Makoto Yukimura‘s Vinland Saga manga that brings out the story of Thorfinn who is the child of a killed ex-warrior named Thors Snorresson has reached us with 15 episodes and we already can see the huge change on Thorfinn who is the main protagonist of the series.
Currently Thorfinn is not just a little boy who seeks to avenge his father who was murdered by a mysterious Viking Askeladd, he has grown up a lot since the first episode and we can currently see him as a teenager that has a total change of character.
The site also released a short synopsis for the following episode:
“After being attacked by English soldiers in a village looted for winter, Asherad captures the British soldiers and asks why they know where they are. The tortured soldier commander said that the Torkel army was imminent. There is a disturbing atmosphere among the upset Asherad’s men…”
The manga arrangement is distributed by Kodansha, and was first serialized in the youth-focused on Weekly Shōnen Magazine before moving to the month to month manga magazine Afternoon, went for more youthful grown-up men. As of November 2017, the arrangement has been aggregated into twenty bound volumes. Vinland Saga has additionally authorize din English by Kodansha USA.
“Thorfinn is son to one of the Vikings’ greatest warriors, but when his father is killed in battle by the mercenary leader Askeladd, he swears to have his revenge. Thorfinn joins Askeladd’s band in order to challenge him to a duel, and ends up caught in the middle of a war for the crown of England. From the creator of the classic Planetes manga comes this epic, highly-anticipated tale.”
Vinland Saga has been monetarily effective in Japan, with joined offers of 1.2 million duplicates for the first five volumes as of June 2008, and a few volumes showed up on the Taiyosha top ten best-selling manga list. The arrangement was assigned for the 2008 Manga Taisho award. In 2009, it was granted the Grand Prize in the manga division of the Japan Media Arts grants. Won the 36th Kodansha Manga Award for Best General Manga in 2012.