The anime world is abuzz with chatter, and the epicenter of all that talk? It’s none other than ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru’ or for those less versed in Japanese, ‘Reign of the Seven Spellblades.’ As the clock ticks down to August 19, 2023, the date slated for the anime’s English dub release, fans are growing increasingly restless. So what’s fueling this fervor? Grab your favorite anime-themed mug filled with matcha latte and settle in. We’ve got everything you need to know.
A Magical Plot that Keeps Fans Glued to the Screen
The anime introduces us to Oliver Horn, a new recruit at Kimberly Magic Academy. Driven by a burning vendetta against the academy’s faculty for his mother’s brutal murder, Oliver’s path crosses with Nanao Hibiya, a samurai girl from Yamatsu. Oliver quickly forms bonds with other students but finds himself caught between his vendetta and these newfound friendships.
“One of the most interesting aspects is the sense of danger lurking around. Kimberly Academy has never had a school year without a fatality,” said an anime enthusiast.
No wonder viewers are kept at the edge of their seats.
Where to Catch the English Wave of ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru’
If you’re among the English-speaking masses who’ve been dying to get in on the action, your prayers have been answered. The English dub of ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru’ will be streamable on Crunchyroll, the hotspot for all things anime. You can also catch it on Hulu for a more varied viewing experience.
“Sit back, relax, and immerse yourself,” recommends a source.
Meet the Voices Behind the Characters
You know the plot is enchanting, but what about the voices breathing life into these intricate characters? The English dub cast features a vibrant array of talent.
- Oliver Horn – Voiced by Atsushi Tamaru
- Nanao Hibiya – Voiced by Yuka Nukui
- Pete Reston – Voiced by Riho Sugiyama
- Michela McFarlane – Voiced by Misuzu Yamada
- Guy Greenwood – Voiced by Shinsuke Sugawara
- Katie Aalto – Voiced by Hitomi Ôwada
- Vera Milligan – Voiced by Ai Kakuma
- Luther Garland – Voiced by Kazuyuki Okitsu
- Esmeralda – Voiced by Atsuko Tanaka
Fans Weigh in on the Anime’s Unique Flair
A rave review describes the anime as emitting a “Harry Potter atmosphere,” high praise indeed for any magical world. The anime has already garnered an IMDb rating of 7.4 and a 6.79 rating on MyAnimeList.
“The art and background are of the highest quality, featuring a crisp and visually striking animation style,” praises another reviewer, also noting that the music complements the anime’s magical ambience flawlessly.
What Lies Ahead for ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru’?
With only 12 episodes in the first season, it’s going to be a rollercoaster ride from start to finish. As for a second season? The jury’s still out on that one.
Are You Ready for a Magical Adventure?
If you’re a fan of spellbinding storylines, complex characters, and a touch of magical mystery, mark your calendars for August 19. It’s the date ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru’ breaks the language barrier and welcomes a whole new legion of fans. Get ready to plunge into an anime universe that’s as perilous as it is captivating.
FAQs to Quench Your Thirst for More
- How many episodes are there in Season 1?
- The first season features 12 episodes.
- Where can you watch the English dub?
- Catch it on Crunchyroll or Hulu.
- Will there be a Season 2?
- No confirmation yet. Stay tuned!
- Is there a trailer for Episode 1 English Dub?
- Nope, no trailer as of now.
- What’s the age rating?
- It’s PG-13. So, fairly accessible to a broad audience.
So, anime aficionados, are you ready to venture into the world of ‘Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai Suru‘? Let the countdown begin!