In 1997, production began on a 26-episode anime series (though only 25 were produced due to financial constraints. The series was animated by OLM (Oriental Light and Magic).
Griffith's men are sacrificed to the demon's appetites. Guts fights on, at first to save Griffith, then to save himself from the result of Griffith's ambition. Judeau and the others there are all killed, except Caska. Griffith emerges as Femto, the fifth
25 show lists