During Anime NYC 2023, Netflix announced The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse anime series is coming to the streaming platform on January 31, 2024. The anime series recently made its debut on October 8, 2023.
Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse is the sequel to the original Seven Deadly Sins series. The anime’s story focuses on Percival, the son of Seven Deadly Sins Meliodias. The anime adaptation was announced in May 2022, and the October 8 premiere date was finally announced during Anime Expo 2023.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse Comes to Netflix
Netflix revealed in its Anime NYC 2023 screening that Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse is coming to the service on January 31. According to Netflix, new episodes will stream “one week early” on the aforementioned date. Moreover, a new trailer was released on Netflix’s YouTube channel.
Watch the new trailer below.
Pokémon Journeys: The Series director Maki Odaira is directing The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse. Shigeru Murakoshi will oversee and write the series scripts. Youichi Takada serves as the character designer, and renowned composers Hiroyuki Sawano and Kohta Yamamoto will create the main theme. Further, Yamamoto will be composing the anime’s score. Telecom Animation Film is producing the animation for The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse. UNLIMITED PRODUCE by TMS is in charge of production and planning for the anime series.
Here’s an overview of the series’ first volume, via Kodansha.
Percival has always lived with his grandfather on God’s Finger, a remote haven that sits high above the clouds. And though he loves the simple life, he secretly longs for adventure. But Percival’s life is changed forever when an intruder—who shares a shocking connection with him—tears away everything he’s ever known. With nothing left to do but chase down the one who took everything from him, Percival sets out on his own. During his journey, the sheltered boy discovers that there are a lot of things he doesn’t know about normal life. Luckily, he meets friends along the way who can help him get by—but how will they react when they find out about Percival’s destiny… and how it’s connected to the end of the world?