The seven deadly sins also known as Nanatsu no Taizai. It a widely popular Japanese Manga series Illustrated and created by Nakaba Suzuki. The first of the anime premiered on 2014, October 5. After that a four episodes OVA called the signs of holy war aired on January 13, 2018. According to Netflix these four episodes considered as season 2 to avoid any confusion. With season 3 wrapping up the next season is season 4 and not season 3 according to the Netflix followers.
Main Plot of Seven Deadly Sins
The primary plot of Nanatsu no Taizai revolves around the princess of Lioness named Elizabeth. Uniting the Holy Knights to bring peace and Prosperity to her Kingdom. They are famous for protecting the regions of Britannia and its kingdom.
It all started when a group of holy knights went rogue and betrayed their homeland. They framed for turning their blades against their fellow comrades for overthrowing the ruler of Liones. The Holy Knights of the kingdom eventually defeat the rogue knights. But a silent murmur still tells that their knights, known as the “Seven Deadly Sins,” are still alive. The third princess of the kingdom Elizabeth is successful in finding all of the members of the seven deadly sins. And bringing them together to get her kingdom back.
The climax of the recent season of the Seven Deadly Sins was pretty amazing. The core theme of this season focused on the revival of the Ten Commandments. There was complete havoc on the commandments post their revival time. Meliodas’s brother was also a member of the Ten Commandments. It was quite a surprise for all of the fans to see meliodas getting overwhelmed by the strength of the Ten Commandments. But when talking about the highlight of this season, it was definitely the introduction of Lion Sin of Pride Escanor. He is without a doubt a strong character in this series, and he was the only who was able to fight against Estarossa. One of the strongest member of the Commandments. The fight between these two done perfectly and considered as one of the best fights in the series.
Due to its amazing storyline, exciting plot twists and likable characters. Seven deadly sins became one of the most successful manga series of recent times not only in Japan but in the west. And that is why all of the fans of the series are desperately waiting for the season 4. The entire story of season 3 is clearly moving towards another huge war which could possibly happen between races. All the anime fans also enjoyed the movie that based on the series named The seven deadly sins: prisoner of the sky. So, while waiting for the season for you should definitely check out this movie, it has some great action sequence.
There are plenty of moments which pretty much expected. Which are making the fans even more excited about the future of this series. All the coming stages of the anime filled with action as the deposed princess would begin her journey towards gathering up the new defunct group of the evil knights in the hope that they’ll assist her in taking back her kingdom for fighting against the demon clan who have taken over the kingdom.
There are a lot of pivotal scenes in the anime series, that will keep the viewers on the edge of their seats. All of these scenes will give you plenty of hints to build your own theories about all the possible outcomes which make your wait for season 4 a lot more exciting.
Characters of Seven Deadly Sins
You might have already known all of these characters if you have watched all the previous seasons but still here is a small recap.
Meliodas: Meliodas is the main character of this story, and he is the leader of the seven deadly sins, he bears the sin of wrath and has a dragon Symbol carved in his arm, just underneath his left shoulder. He has an adolescent look, standing up to just five feet tall, but in his wanted poster he was depicted inaccurately as an attractive and tough man with a goatee.
Diane: Daine is another member of seven deadly sins and bears the sin of envy. Standing at thirty feet tall, Diane belongs to the race of giants which is 750-year-old clan from the region of Megadozer. In comparison to other giants who make their living by working as mercenaries, Diane does not have any bloodlust, and she does not like fighting others.
Ban: The sin of greed with the sign of a fox Ban, the third sin who joined this group is ban. The name ban took from the king ban, the father of the Lancelot. Standing seven feet tall, the ban is extremely slim yet muscular at the same time; he has white hairs and mostly wears red leather clothing.
King: King is the Sin of Sloth of our main group; he has a grizzly bear sign and is the fourth member of the seven deadly sins. He depicted as a fat man in the old wanted posters, but his real appearance is that of a little boy wearing a hooded sweatshirt, despite being more than 1300 years of age.
Gowther: Gowther is the fifth member of our main group; he bears the sin of lust and has a sign of Goat. He is a thin, pink haired, normal sized, and a bespectacled boy with a bit of feminine appearance.
Merlin: The actual name of Merlin is still unknown. She bears the sin of Gluttony with the sign of boar tattooed on her neck; she mostly appears as a tall, slender, dark-haired, and attractive female in a bit of skimpy clothing. But her real appearance is also that of a kid.
Escanor: Liones sin of pride, Lord Escanor is the ultimate character of our main group, and is the only actual human among the group. He regarded as a timid, lean, and very polite man, wearing clothing that is actually too big for him.
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Elizabeth Liones: She is the main female protagonist of this series and one of the primary highlight too. She is the third princess of the kingdom of Liones. She is actually in her adolescent and is easily affected by others.
Will, there are be a season 4 of Nanatsu No Taizai?
It is pretty clear that the story of the seven deadly sins is far from concluded in the manga let alone the anime. The Anime has pretty much covered 197 Chapters after the season 3. At the time of writing this article, there’re currently 305 released chapters. There is quite a bit of the story to cover as the Manga moves forward. So yes, we can assume that there will be a season 4.
What fans can expect from seven deadly sins season 4 if it does come out
It is a bit hard to go into details about what going to happen in season 4 as I know much with the manga. So, without spoiling anything season 4 is expected to show the following .
Camelot has fallen into the hand of zeldris and other members of the Ten Commandments. With King Arthur in hiding is this the Camelot? A lot of revelations and secrets are going to unfold as the relationship between Elizabeth and meliodas takes an unexpected turn. As Meliodas takes more and more risks to save his friends and princess will he finally go back to his demon form? With all the sins separated across the kingdom, they must gather one more time to take out the lingering threat of the demon clan.
What is the expected release date of season 4 of the seven deadly sins?
There is not any official news regarding the release date of the season 4 of seven deadly sins. However, we speculate when the season 4 will released though. It is expected the next season of the Seven deadly sins get release in 2020. It seems like a long time but remembers, producing high-quality fight scenes and animation, in general, takes a lot of time. So that much wait for amazing fight scenes is worth it.
Do not forget it was after three years of the first season that the second full season arrived. So let’s hope we won’t be waiting until 2021.