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The Nanatsu no Taizai FES event held on Sunday at Yamano Hall, Tokyo has announced that the previously announced second season of the anime is slated to premiere in January 2018. The new series will be titled Nanatsu no Taizai: Imashime no Fukkatsu (The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments). Surprise guest members were also revealed to join the upcoming anime's cast. The announcement was also revealed on the anime's newly updated website.

The event has also revealed that the anime will have a theatrical release slated for Summer 2018. More details will be announced at a later date.

Reprising Cast
Meliodas: Yuki Kaji (Boku no Hero Academia)
Elizabeth Liones: Sora Amamiya (Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!)
Hawk: Misaki Kuno (3-gatsu no Lion)
Diane: Aoi Yuuki (Youjo Senki)
Ban: Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Free!)
King: Jun Fukuyama (Working!!)
Gowther: Yuuhei Takagi (Hundred)
Merlin: Maaya Sakamoto (Owarimonogatari)
Gilthunder: Mamoru Miyano (Steins;Gate)
Howzer: Ryouhei Kimura (Kuroko no Basket)
Griamore: Takahiro Sakurai (Osomatsu-san)

New Cast
Matrona: Rina Satou (Toaru Kagaku no Railgun)
Escanor: Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama)
Zeldris: Yuki Kaji
Estarossa: Hiroki Touchi (Trinity Blood)
Galand: Hiroshi Iwasaki (Sora no Otoshimono)
Melascula: M.A.O (Mao Ichimichi) (Flip Flappers)
Drole: Daisuke Ono (Durarara!!)
Gloxinia: Yuusuke Kobayashi (Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu)
Monspeet: Kenjirou Tsuda (Gangsta.)
Derieri: Ayahi Takagaki (Blade & Soul)
Grayroad: Kouji Yusa (Hakuouki)
Fraudrin: Katsuyuki Konishi (Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann)

Staff
Director: Takeshi Furuta (Mangaka-san to Assistant-san to The Animation)
Assistant Director: Tomoya Tanaka (Blood Lad)
Series Composition: Takao Yoshioka (Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso)
Editing: Masahiro Gotou (One Piece)
Art Director: Hiromichi Itou (Lance N' Masques)
Art Setting: Iho Narita (Joker Game)
Character Design: Kento Toya (Nanbaka), Keigo Sasaki (Ao no Exorcist)
Prop Design: Haruo Miyagawa (Magi: The Kingdom of Magic)
Color Design: Takahiro Mogi (Hoozuki no Reitetsu), Nanako Okazaki (Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri color design assistant)
Director of Photography: Toshiya Kimura (Eureka Seven)
CG Director: Suguru Karube
Music: Hiroyuki Sawano (Koutetsujou no Kabaneri), Takafumi Wada (Owari no Seraph)
Sound Director: Kazuhiro Wakabayashi (Bungou Stray Dogs)
Studio: A-1 Pictures

Teaser PV

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New Cast Announcement

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Movie Teaser

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Sounds nice, still have to start the series so I'm glad it's getting more content animated.
 
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Ono back in the anime? I was already afraid that he disappeared from the screens.
Level of my english is still too poor, so ask not particularly angry because of my terrible grammar.
 
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Jul 16, 5:43 AM
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New key visual looks lit :D

Can't wait to see the ten Commandment animated.
 
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Yay, finally Escanor in anime!
 
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Finally we have confirmation on when this will air. The title of this season sounds awesome, and I'm excited to hear the new cast (Escanor hype!).

Hopefully the dude in charge of series composition won't fuck it up, his track record isn't exactly the greatest.
 
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Damn it! A-1 Pictures should be bombed and get destroyed to the ground!
They done/will do a lot of garbage anime in the past/coming seasons instead doing this!
This is a terrible news to start my week, this is just bad!
Haters always gonna hate.
 
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Awesome with this and violet evergarden airing at winter it will already make a great new year start. Really cant wait for it to start had us waiting for quite some time.
 
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finally ESCANOR.
 
Jul 16, 6:15 AM

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Lookin' forward to it
 
Jul 16, 6:17 AM

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The seiyuu cast for the new characters is awesome! Can't wait for the new season... though I may get impatient enough and end up reading the manga.
 
Jul 16, 6:23 AM

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The seiyuu cast for the new characters is awesome! Can't wait for the new season... though I may get impatient enough and end up reading the manga.
Just read the manga, A-1 Pictures is the worst of the worst to adapt anything into anime.
It undoubtedly gonna end up like Season 1. (2016 is to cover up their fucked up ending of S1)
So just read the manga and don't watch their garbage animated works.
Haters always gonna hate.
 
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Rayzer said:
GoldenDevilGamer said:
The seiyuu cast for the new characters is awesome! Can't wait for the new season... though I may get impatient enough and end up reading the manga.
Just read the manga, A-1 Pictures is the worst of the worst to adapt anything into anime.
It undoubtedly gonna end up like Season 1. (2016 is to cover up their fucked up ending of S1)
So just read the manga and don't watch their garbage animated works.
I will eventually read the manga, but I'll still watch the adaptation. If I can tolerate the new Berserk seasons, I think I can tolerate almost every single adaptation, despite how poor they are. I'm not gonna defend A-1 since I'm aware of how bad they are when it comes to adaptations, but they don't always screw up. Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
was a faithful adaptation to the point where I preferred the anime over the source material. Who knows, maybe A-1 will do justice with this new season...
 
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Finally, we can see Ten Commandments. And Escanor is Sugita?

Hype for this!
 
Jul 16, 6:53 AM

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Holy shit, just look at the cast!

I'm totally hyped for this. Been too long since season one. Now I gotta watch the OVA.
 
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Sugita as Escanor is going to be glorious. I hoped that there will be a different voice actor for Zeldris (I can't even get used to Kaji's performance as Meliodas. Though arguably his voice fits more Zeldris than to Meliodas). Rest of the cast is good, even though I expected Gloxinia to be voiced either by Mitsuki Saiga or Junko Minagawa.
 
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Sugita as Escanor! I cannot believe this is happening! I always use his voice in my head for Escanor when I'm reading the manga. xD
 
Jul 16, 7:02 AM
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Let's fkin gooooooo ! Now to wait for that Ao no Exorcist S3 announcement.. S2 was more like a teaser to me =/
 
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1 cour? or 2? Whatever, I just want to see Meliodas 10 seconds of playing w/ the commandment.
 
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Cannot wait for the new season! Hoping for another 2-cour!
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Jul 16, 7:25 AM
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Hurray! This is good news :D
 
Jul 16, 7:28 AM

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Very excited for this. Winter 2018 looks suddenly much better between this and Fate/Extra. Nice new cast too.
 
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Omfg finally, after waiting for SO LONG, I finally hear some news about it!!! XD
Words cannot express how excited I am!
Long wait still awaits tho
 
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Sugita as Escanor is a pretty nice pick! Although when it comes to the staff changes I'm quite skeptical a bit about it, then again the first season wasn't that great but I do need to re-watch it, as well as continuing on with the manga from where I left it off.
 
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That staff change is not good, basically everyone from Season 1 is gone.

We'll see what happens when it actually airs but can't say I'm as hyped now unfortunately.
 
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The new staff seems pretty meh overall ..

still tho, NEW NANATSU NO TAIZAI WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOH !
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That staff change is not good, basically everyone from Season 1 is gone.

We'll see what happens when it actually airs but can't say I'm as hyped now unfortunately.

Only few staff members were replaced but the rest are more so the same but yeah true.
 
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Great news, excited for this. :D
 
Jul 16, 9:35 AM

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Have to wait until 2018, huh? No matter. I'm excited for the theatrical version. This cast should be well worth it for me to see it.
 
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The new cast looks really good, I'm looking forward even more to the second season, lots of seiyuus I like, can't wait.
 
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ALL HAIL THE SUN!

Escanor vs Estarossa will be sick in anime form!
 
Jul 16, 10:09 AM
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Well that took them long enough. I wondered when this was going to come out after the announcement of a 2nd season. I guess it's because of the staff change and the massive addition of seiyuus they had to get. With talent like that, A-1 Pictures better not screw this up. Regardless, I'm still watching this especially since I get to hear more Ayahime.
 
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Finally!!!!! Escanor!!!
I cannot wait.
 
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hell yes!! i'really can't wait to see more from this show!!
 
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Dropped the manga a while ago, just wasn't feeling it. Will watch the second season, maybe it will revitalize my interest in the series.
 
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I can't wait! The OVA left some unanswered questions behind.
 
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Although I lost interest in the manga I'm still gonna give it a chance, maybe the animated version will give me a different impression.
 
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yeah people the gang is back
 
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but if it is only for 12 episodes, that would be another cliffhanger for non manga reader.
 
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Ugh, WHERE IS MY MAGI S3 A-1!!!!! D:

Though I like this, but I haven't heard much good about the adaption of the first season.
 
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Excited for the new cast! :D
 
Jul 17, 10:33 AM

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Finally we get an annoucement, I was getting a bit worried that we'll never see another season...

I can't wait :D
 
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Tomokazu joining as the 7th sin yaaaaayyy!!!
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Yuki Kaji for Zeldris and Meliodas?
 
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Yaaaaaaaaas. I'm hype af. Ain't gonna' even lie. Probably gonna' be the only anime I manage to complete in 2018.
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Omg!!!!!! I got an email saying that there's gonna be a movie and second season!!! Of course I already been following the updates for the second season, but this just made my day!!! Super stoked!!!
 
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A movie and a second season? Wow, that's cool.
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Finally we get an annoucement, I was getting a bit worried that we'll never see another season...

I can't wait :D

It was announced last year that we were getting another sequel.
 
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Dranet said:
Finally we get an annoucement, I was getting a bit worried that we'll never see another season...

I can't wait :D

It was announced last year that we were getting another sequel.


Yeah, I just checked and you're right, I must've missed that somehow....
I thought that the last annoucement we had was about "Seisen no Shirushi" and a vague promise of another season but nothing more.
 
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