Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪) Manga Review

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Ah, Seven Deadly Sins.

We meet again.

The Seven Deadly Sins, also known as Nanatsu no Taizai is an action-adventure created by author Nakaba Suzuki. It tells the story of the titular Seven Deadly Sins as they embark on a quest with a young lady named Elizabeth in order to save the Kingdom of Liones.

What Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪) Is About

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Title: Nanatsu no Taizai
Korean Title: 일곱개의 대죄
Author(s): Suzuki Nakaba
Artist(s): Suzuki Nakaba
Known As: Die sieben Totsünden, Los Siete Pecados Capitales, Os Sete Pecados Capitais, Sept Péchés Capitaux, The Seven Deadly Sins, Yedi Ölümcül Günah, Семь смертных грехов, الخطايا السبع المميتة, هفت گناه کبیره, 七つの大罪, 일곱개의 대죄
Translation(s): Raw Translation, English Translation
Link(s): AniList, Anime-Planet, Book Walker, Kitsu.io, MangaUpdates, Amazon, EbookJapan, MyAnimeList
MangaDex: Title Index
Status: Completed
Format:
award winning
Genres:
action romance comedy adventure drama fantasy

A Small Synopsis

Princess Elizabeth desperately seeks the help of the famous warriors, known as the Seven Deadly Sins, in order to save her country.

Where to read Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪)

This manga can be found here on the official Kodansha website.

You can find unofficial fan translated English versions on scanlation sites such as MangaDex.

What Is Good About Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪)

The World-Building

This manga has an incredibly large and vast setting.

Filled with various fantasy creatures, skilled knights and various terrains that our characters explore, it’s a manga that definitely pulls you into the adventure!

The Main Cast

Every single member of the Seven Deadly Sins are extremely likable and memorable.

Upon meeting each member, we soon get to know their backstories and how they help to build the story. You can FEEL the closeness and bonds of the Sins and when reading through each chapter, their characters feel realistic and they play off one another extremely well.

The Comedy

Just get to the part where Meliodas and Ban reunite and you’ll see exactly WHY this deserves an entry.

What Is Bad About Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪)

Pacing

Now usually I gripe about SLOW pacing…

However, I feel that Seven Deadly Sins is often paced a little TOO fast sometimes.

For example, when some of the new characters are introduced, sometimes they’re thrown into the plot without exploring how or WHY they’re there.

Just a small issue but a flaw nonetheless.

Overall Conclusion

An easy-read and adventure-packed story with loveable characters, what’s there NOT to adore? If you’re a fan of fantasy with plenty of action, then this is the manga for you!

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Seven Deadly Sins (七つの大罪)
Readability
8.6
Translation
8
Art style
8.6
Storyline
8.6
Characters
10
The positive
The World-Building
The Main Cast
The Comedy
The negative
Pacing
8.8
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