‘Nanatsu no Taizai’ Season 2 Release Date
“Nanatsu no Taizai,” also known as “The Seven Deadly Sins” is an anime adaptation of a Japanese manga series of the same name, written and illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki. The anime series, consisting of twenty four episodes, adapted by “A-1 Pictures” Studio, was broadcast on “JNN Network” since October 5, 2014 to March 29, 2015. The events of the anime series take place in an alternate medieval England, where the anime series’ protagonists are the seven knights-derelicts; each of them embodies one of the Seventh Deadly Sins. A fantastic universe of the anime series is principally based on a British-Celtic folklore, whereas some subjects of the anime series are borrowed from the Arthurian epoch.
According to the beginning of 2015, about 10 million copies of the manga were sold. The manga series was adapted by “A-1 Pictures” in 24-episodes anime series, debuted on October 5, 2014. On June 17, 2015, an OVA titled “Ban’s Additional Chapter,” was released. A second OVA set for release on August 12, 2015.
“Nanatsu no Taizai” Anime Series Brief Overview
Ten years before the events, described in the anime series, a scary disaster has happened with a capital of the Liones Kingdom, whereupon, almost all Holy Knights have been killed. The seven sacred knights, known as the Seven Deadly Sins, were stated as guilty in this incident. The rumors about the knights’ brutality and cruelty begin to appear among the people.
Nowadays, a palace coup is happening in the kingdom, because of which, the Holy Knights have usurped power and imprisoned the royal family. A young princess, named Elizabeth, has managed to escape and she goes on a long journey in search of the Seven Deadly Sins, considering them as a last hope to preserve the royal family, as well as the entire Liones Kingdom. Attempting to rid of persecutors, Elizabeth wanders into a tavern, owned by a young man, who is actually a former leader of the Seven Deadly Sins, named Meliodas, the sin of anger. He listened to the Elizabeth’s request and accepted to help Elizabeth in her intention to find the rest Deadly Sins.
Season 2 Release Date
According to the announcement, published on the official website, an anime television special, titled: “Nanatsu no Taizai: Seisen no Shirushi” (The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War) premiere is slated for August 28, 2016. The TV Special will consist of four episodes. “Nanatsu no Taizai” Season 2 has been officially confirmed, to debut in 2016. However, its release date has yet to be announced. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the action adventure anime series, as well as about the “Nanatsu no Taizai” Season 2 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly to your inbox.