The official website of Nanatsu no Taizai
(The Seven Deadly Sins
) announced a new television anime for the series on Wednesday. The new series, titled Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin
(The Seven Deadly Sins: Wrath of the Gods
), will begin airing in Fall 2019. New production staff for the television series have also been revealed.
The new anime series will depict the fierce battle against the Ten Commandments, the fate of Meliodas and Elizabeth, the secrets of the world, and head towards the story's climax.
Director: Susumu Nishizawa
(Hikaru no Go
Series Composition: Rintarou Ikeda
(Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records
Character Setting: Rie Nishino
Music: Hiroyuki Sawano
), Kohta Yamamoto
(Nanatsu no Taizai: Imashime no Fukkatsu
), Takafumi Wada
(Owari no Seraph
Studio: Studio Deen
Production: "Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin" Production Committee
Meliodas: Yuki Kaji
(Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic
Elizabeth: Sora Amamiya
Hawk: Misaki Kuno
Diane: Aoi Yuuki
Ban: Tatsuhisa Suzuki
(Servant x Service!
King: Jun Fukuyama
(Persona 5 the Animation
Gowther: Yuuhei Takagi
Merlin: Maaya Sakamoto
Escanor: Tomokazu Sugita
(Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii
Nanatsu no Taizai
adapts Nakaba Suzuki
's adventure fantasy manga of the same name
, which has been serialized in Weekly Shounen Magazine
since October 2012. Kodansha published the 35th volume on January 17, with the 36th volume planned for an April 17 release. The manga has over 30 million copies of its compiled volumes in circulation.
Produced by A-1 Pictures
, the first anime series
aired in Fall 2014, followed by a four-episode television special titled Nanatsu no Taizai: Seisen no Shirushi
in Summer 2016. Nanatsu no Taizai: Imashime no Fukkatsu
, the second television anime season, premiered in Winter 2018. The Nanatsu no Taizai: Tenkuu no Torawarebito
anime film opened in Japan last August.
Netflix acquired exclusive streaming rights for the anime series and batch released all episodes of each broadcast installment after it had finished airing. Funimation licensed the anime for home video release and shipped first anime season in two Blu-ray and DVD volumes in May
Kodansha Comics licensed the manga in English in 2013 and published
the 31st volume on March 5.
Source: Comic Natalie
Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin