Seven Deadly Sins released the first episode of its third season on October 9, 2019, exclusively in Japan. The unexpected fall release started worrying the fanbase about the quality of this season. Those worries were confirmed with early reports of a troubled and rushed production.
The animation of the series was outsourced to Marvy Jack rather than Studio DEEN, which had already taken over the work from A-1 Pictures. With the debut of this season, the fears of the fanbase came true with the Japanese audience giving it a horrendous review.
Starting off the season with a recap episode, the huge dip in quality was immediately noticeable accompanied by rather childish censorship. The blood in the action scenes was changed to have a white colour and many black spots appeared on the screens often to hide other gory details in the visuals. Whether this censorship was intentional by the studio or Seven Deadly Sins released the first episode of its third season on October 9, 2019, exclusively in Japan. The unexpected fall release started worrying the fanbase about the quality of this season. Those worries were confirmed with early reports of a troubled and rushed production. edit by the original TV Tokyo broadcast is unclear at this point.
There is no news from Netflix so far about when this anime will be out on the streaming service. It is expected to take at least a couple of months before fans can enjoy the anime in regions outside Japan. Although viewership is likely to take a beating thanks to the backlash from Japanese fans online.
About The Seven Deadly Sins
It all starts when the princess of the kingdom of Lionnes(Elizabeth Lionnes), the descendant of the Goddess Clan embarks upon a journey to find the most vicious criminals Seven Deadly Sins (Nanatsu no Taizai). Nanatsu no Taizai is the seven most dangerous criminals of the Kingdom, each named after the seven sins of the myths. Meliodas(Dragon’ sin of Wrath), Ban (Fox’ sin of Greed), Dianne (Serpent’s sin of Envy), Merlin (Boar’s sin of Gluttony), Escanor (Lion’ sin of Pride), Gowther (Goat’s sin of Lust) and King (Grizzly’ sin of Sloth). Ten years ago, all the sins were banished from the kingdom after they were framed for the murder of Great Holy Knight, Zaratars. Now, the kingdom is about to fall in the hands of the corrupt Holy Knights and Elizabeth must find the Sins and their leader Meliodas to save the kingdom.