On the official site for the animated adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki , Nanatsu no Taizai , the second promotional video for the Nanatsu no Taizai: Fundo no Shinpan anime , the fourth and final season of the project, was published. The video confirms that the series has dated its premiere in Japan for January 6, 2021 and shows a snippet of the musical themes, including:
- Akihito Okano , the lead singer of the band Porno Graffitti , performs the opening song titled “Hikari Are”.
- Hiroyuki Sawano and ReoNa , under the joint name “SawanoHiroyuki [nZk]: ReoNa”, perform the closing song titled “Time.”
Suzuki began publication of the manga in Kodansha publisher’s Weekly Shonen Magazine in October 2012 and ended in March 2020, with a total of 41 compiled volumes. The anime’s first season featured 24 episodes, produced by A-1 Pictures studios and released in October 2014. A 24-episode second season produced by the same studios premiered in January 2018.
However, starting with the third season there was a change in the animation studio. This season had 24 episodes and was produced by Studio Deen , released in October 2019.
Cast of voices
- Yuki Kaji as Meliodas.
- Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Ban.
- Tomokazu Sugita as Escanor.
- Jun Fukuyama as King
- Misaki Kuno as Hawk.
- Aoi Yuuki as Diane.
- Yuuhei Takagi as Gowther.
- Sora Amamiya as Elizabeth Liones.
- Maaya Sakamoto as Merlin.
- Susumu Nishizawa is directing the anime at Studio Deen in collaboration with Marvy Jack Studios .
- Rintarou Ikeda is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Rie Nishino is in charge of the animation direction.
- Hiroyuki Sawano , Kohta Yamamoto, and Takafumi Wada are in charge of composing the soundtrack.
Nanatsu no Taizai Synopsis
The Seven Deadly Sins are a group of knights from the Kingdom of Britannia who disbanded ten years ago accused of treason and for having carried out a coup against the Kingdom of Liones and its Holy Knights.
The third princess of Liones, Elizabeth Liones, meets the leader of the Seven Deadly Sins, Meliodas, and requests his help in rescuing the honor of the Holy Hairs, who are being manipulated by a demonic entity. Meliodas will then begin to reunite his companions, while multiple threats will try to destroy the peace each time they achieve it.