The ongoing and sprawling number of adaptations and projects for The Seven Deadly Sins continues on as it looks like another one has gotten the green light. We learned back in May 2022 that The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse was listed as getting a TV anime adaptation.
With Telecom Animation Film on board for the production, the series saw an October 8th, 2023 premiere on TBS in Japan. With it set as a consecutive two-cour run into 2024, Netflix has now announced when it’ll arrive on their service with a January 31st, 2024 premiere date now set for it. It’s unclear how much will drop at once .
The previously revealed cast includes:
- Toshiyuki Morikawa as Ironside
- Rikiya Koyama as Pellegarde
- Sachi Kokuryu as Arthur Pendragon
- Shou Komura as Percival
- Kikunosuke Toya as Donny
- Aino Shimada as Nasiens
- Kanna Nakamura as Anghalad
- Kouki Uchiyama as Shin
- Akio Ōtsuka plays Varghese
The original manga is created by Nakaba Suzuki with forty-one volumes in print for its original run. The manga series began in 2012 and Kodansha Comics is bringing the series out for North American fans in print while Crunchyroll has the digital chapters being published on their site.
Property Concept: A kind young boy named Percival lives with his grandfather in a remote area called “the Finger of God” — but the world would not allow this peace to last. An encounter with a mysterious knight changes Percival’s destiny and reveals a startling secret, causing him to set out on an endless journey. Whether you are familiar with “The Seven Deadly Sins” or not, everyone can enjoy this exhilarating fantasy adventure long-awaited by the whole world! Previous promos and visuals: