Nanatsu no Taizai , also known as The 7 Deadly Sins , is a shounen series illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki, which premiered in 2012 and was adapted into an anime in 2014. There are currently four seasons adapted and the manga recently ended. In this SuperArticle we are going to talk about the most important characters in the series, without falling into spoilers from the manga but with several spoilers from the anime as far as it has been broadcast. Let’s get started!
The seven deadly sins and their allies
Birthday: July 25
Abilities: Hellblaze, the demonic power to create and control devastating black flames capable of canceling regenerative abilities, and Full Counter, a reflective power capable of “returning” blows thrown by the opponent .
Meliodas is the first sin that Princess Elizabeth encounters and, aware of the situation in the kingdom, he will help her find the other members of the team. Confident, playful and a bit perverted, he is always accompanied by Hawk, his talking pig friend. His sin is Wrath and his symbol is the Dragon. He is also the owner of the Boar Hat bar.
Birthday: February 14
Age: 43 (his body is 23)
Abilities: Snatch, the ability to pick up/steal items, and even the abilities of other creatures without physical contact.
Who represents the fox’s sin of greed is Ban, the immortal. They can not be fooled by his aggression in fights and his way of conquering, Ban relaxes daily and always puts his friends first. In addition to his immortality, his ability Snatch has given him a lot of renown.
Birthday: December 24
Abilities: Creation, the ability to shape and control the land as you wish, using it to form towers, bend iron, communicate, or create weapons. The user can also transform his own body into metal.
Diane is very nervous, shy and insecure (although she doesn’t admit it and is sometimes very confident). Anyone who knows her knows that she has a bad temper, but her heart is big and she does whatever it takes to save the life of an innocent. Her powers come from the great connection that the giants have with nature, which allows them to manipulate the earth. Also, she has great strength. Her sin is Envy and she bears the mark of the Serpent.
Birthday: April 1
Abilities: Levitation, Transformation and “Disaster”, absolute control over life and death, transforming simple wounds into mortal wounds. It also makes its user capable of manipulating the development of plants.
His sin is Sloth, he bears the mark of the Grizzly. The real name of this Sin is Harlequin, but he is better known as King, for being the King of the Fairies and the protector of the Forest of the Fairies and the Fountain of Youth within it.
Birthday: June 2
Abilities: With “Invasion”, he can manipulate memories and souls.
The mysterious Gowther is actually a doll created by the great Wizard. The androgynous aspect of him is due to the fact that his creator created him with a male body, but with the appearance of the woman he loved. Unable to have feelings and emotions, he has difficulty interacting socially, but is extremely observant and logical. His sin is Lust and he bears the mark of the goat.
Birthday: December 3rd
Age: 3000+ (his body is 30)
Abilities: Through the Infinity ability, he can keep all his spells active for as long as he wants.
Known as the greatest witch in all of Britain, Merlin (her pseudonym, as her name is unpronounceable to humans), generally comes across as an attractive woman. Her real form, however, is that of a girl (but over 3,000 years old). Extremely intelligent, she appreciates knowledge to the point that she has suspended time to study and learn everything. Her sin is Gluttony and she bears the mark of the Boar.
Birthday: July 1
Abilities: His ability is called Sunshine; reached at noon, this power causes Escanor to radiate intense waves of light and heat that can even melt metal.
His personality and powers change depending on the time of day. He is extremely powerful and a bit arrogant during the day, but his power diminishes as the sun goes down, making him frail and submissive at night. Although he was born as a prince of the Kingdom of Castellio, his parents disowned him after his power awoke. With his new powers and appearance, he was treated like a monster wherever he went, until he met Merlin (for whom he seems to have a love interest) and Meliodas.
Birthday: June 12
Elizabeth is the third princess of the kingdom of Liones, and the current reincarnation of the Goddess Elizabeth. She works as a waitress at Meliodas’ bar when she decides to accompany him on his journey to find the Seven Deadly Sins. She is the adopted daughter of Baltra Liones, who took her in after her home kingdom, Danafor, was destroyed.
Birthday: August 6th
Abilities: Hawk has the ability to absorb the abilities and characteristics of whatever he eats, but only if what he ate has magical powers. These abilities wear off once he digests and expels the food.
Hawk is a talking pig, companion of Meliodas. He is the caretaker of the Boar Hat and helps clean up leftover food left by customers. He has a big ego and claims to be more powerful than the Deadly Sins, even going so far as to compare himself to the Demon King. However, when an enemy attacks, he usually acts scared.
Birthday: March 14
Elaine is a fairy member of an elite warrior group, in charge of the Fountain of Youth. Also, she is the younger sister of the current fairy king, Harlequin (King). She has a special relationship with Ban.
Birthday: May 5
Helbram was one of King’s closest friends, until he took a human form and joined the Holy Knights, betraying him.
Birthday: August 29
Race: Black Hound
Oslo is King’s pet, a Black Hound, a cruel and wild creature that will hunt his enemies until he manages to destroy them completely. It is hinted during the series that Oslo is the reincarnation of Rou, who lived 3,000 years ago.
great holy knights
Birthday: July 14
Race: Human (Druid)
Ability: She can create and control lightning and also, as a druid, she can purify any abominable soul by physical contact.
Uno de los más poderosos caballeros del reino de Liones, hasta su muerte, que sucede diez años antes del comienzo de la serie. Es el padre del Caballero Sagrado Gilthunder, y era el superior de los Siete Pecados Capitales durante su tiempo como Caballeros Sagrados, antes de que los inculparan por su fallecimiento.
Cumpleaños: 29 de noviembre
Habilidad: Llamada Break, puede romper las técnicas de su oponente.
Hermano menor de Zaratras, padre de Griamore. Es inescrupuloso al momento de cumplir su trabajo, ya que está dispuesto a capturar al rey y tratar a los cuidadanos como esclavos si eso ayuda a la causa de prepararse ante la Guerra Sagrada.
Birthday: October 31
Race: Human (Druid)
Abilities: Acid, uses corrosive power to consume the opponent’s flesh. He also has the druid “purge” ability.
He is the main antagonist of the saga of the Holy Knights, a great friend of Dreyfus. He is the one responsible for the creation of the Reactor-class Knights that nearly ended peace in the Kingdom.
Birthday: August 26
Abilities: Inherited the same ability to create and control lightning from his father.
Son of the late Zaratras. He is one of the most powerful knights in Britannia, capable of taking on entire armies alone. He is as agile and as strong as Melodias.
Birthday: September 19
Abilities: Tempest, which allows him to manipulate the air to form vortexes and whirlwinds.
Howzer is an easy-going, innocent, and carefree young man. He is not very smart and seems to have a romantic interest in Diane, despite knowing that she is a member of the Seven Sins.
Birthday: November 10
Abilities: He can create defensive barriers with his body, which doesn’t seem to be affected by magic or physical attacks.
He is Veronica’s bodyguard, showing her complete loyalty. He comes from a lineage of Holy Knights.
Birthday: June 25
Abilities: Has magical abilities such as: teleportation, a protection cube that deflects attacks and reflects them towards the enemy, freezes his enemy, changes the trajectory of an attack, amplifies magic of his allies, use the four elements to attack the enemy, create fireballs, among others.
She is recognized as one of the best sorceresses in the kingdom, being an apprentice of Merlin. She was extremely loyal to Hendrickson and her magical abilities made her a formidable opponent. She tends to lose her temper easily thanks to her irsa, she is emotional and obsessive with Gilthunder, wanting him all for herself.
Birthday: July 6
Abilities: Can manipulate and create ice.
He is Jericho’s older brother, loyal to Helbram, and doesn’t seem to trust his sister much in the task of becoming a Holy Knight.
Birthday: July 6
Abilities: You can generate explosions whenever and wherever you want.
Dale’s daughter and Zeal’s older sister. She is one of the new generation Holy Knights, and is the main antagonist of the Capital of the Dead arc.
Birthday: September 6
Abilities: He has an ability similar to that of his brother, manipulating ice.
She is an apprentice of the Holy Knights and works under the Weird Fangs. In Baste Dungeon she met Ban, the Deadly Sin. She doesn’t get along with her brother.
Birthday: March 7th
Abilities: He can manipulate gravity, and using his power, he can increase gravity at a specific location, crushing those in that location.
He is a cruel and ruthless man, like the rest of the Holy Knights. He wears unusual cylindrical armor.
Abilities: Hallucination, Ruin is capable of creating hallucinations with hypnotism to deceive his enemies.
He is a Holy Knight belonging to the Weird Fangs faction, found in Baste Dungeon. He was instrumental in Ban’s capture five years ago. He is a cruel and sadistic man who enjoys killing and hurting others.
Birthday: June 4
Abilities: Manipulates and commands insects.
Friesa is a Holy Knight who helped in Ban’s capture and is in the Baste Dungeon, guarding him.
Abilities: Transparency, an ability that allows him to become totally invisible and reappear at any time. However, this ability does not hide his scent.
He is another Holy Knight member of the Weird Fangs and in charge of protecting the prisoner Ban, whom he helped capture five years ago.
Birthday: May 11
Jude, un miembro de los Weird Fangs, es uno de los responsables de atrapar a Ban y mantenerlo preso dentro de Baste Dungeon. Se dice que Jude es uno de los que torturó a Ban sin piedad durante su privación de libertad.
Cumpleaños: 4 de abril
Habilidades: A través de la habilidad “overpower”, Slider puede abrumar a sus enemigos proyectando un aura mailgna que los inmobiliza temporalmente.
Slader es un Caballero Sagrado miembro del grupo Dawn Roar, reconocidos por ser despiadados al momento de completar cualquier misión que se les asigne. Durante un tiempo fue secuestrado por salvajes.
Birthday: March 5
Abilities: Using his sword, he makes an upward attack that creates a circle of wind around him that cuts his opponent.
Simon is a young man who is sometimes mistaken for a woman due to his small stature and body build, as well as his long hair. He is competitive and doesn’t like losing to his prey.
Birthday: December 15
His true image is unknown due to his armor, and he lost his right arm. He is ruthless, like the rest of his team.
Birthday: August 9
Despite the blow the Holy Knights deal, Jillian remains faithful to the king, and her companions followed Bartra’s orders to prevent Slader from harming himself, and was also responsible for stopping Dreyfus after he confessed his crime.
Birthday: May 20
The bow and arrow keeper of Dawn Roar’s group, Weinhedt is a muscular man with excellent archery skills. Despite not having a specific ability, it is speculated that it is directly linked to the use of the bow and arrow.
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Pleiades of the Blue Sky
Birthday: January 8
Abilities: “Melody”, which allows her to control the rhythm and flow of magic, likening it to a song. This allows her to delay magical attacks considerably.
This Holy Knight is a member of the Blue Sky Pleiades, who serve under Holy Knight Denzel Liones. He is kind and calm compared to the rest of his allies.
Birthday: April 13
Abilities: Has a power that allows him to propel himself at high speeds.
His ability has allowed him to evade attacks and help his teammates do the same during a battle. He is shown to be arrogant and conceited, taking Meliodas as a joke despite not knowing his abilities.
Birthday: August 14
Waillo is quiet and observant, able to understand and analyze a fight down to the last detail. This is seen after Dogedo loses to Melodias, and Waillo studies the battle to deduce what happened.
Holy Knight Apprentices
Birthday: February 15
Twigo es despiadado y egoísta que no duda en arriesgar la vida de sus subordinados ni la de la princesa durante un enfrentamiento. Se cree infinitamente mejor que los demás. Era un aprendiz de Caballero Sagrado.
Reino de Liones
Habilidades: Cuenta con una habilidad de ver el futuro.
Bartra es el XI rey del Reino de Liones. Cuando Elizabeth Liones quedó huérfana, comenzó a cuidar de ella como si fuera su hija. Era un hombre bueno y bondadoso que intentó evitar la Guerra Santa, algo que sabía que podía ser evitado gracias a su habilidad de ver el futuro. Una de sus predicciones también fue la creación de los Siete Pecados, los que se convertirían en los guardianes del reino.
Birthday: May 22
Elder sister of Elizabeth, second daughter of King Baltra. She and Griamore are the only ones who know the secret that Elizabeth is not the legitimate daughter of the King of Britannia, but that she was adopted after the destruction of his home kingdom, Danafor.
Birthday: July 7
Margaret is the first princess of the kingdom of Liones, and is the eldest daughter of King Baltra. Her beliefs align with her father’s; she is aware that the Holy Knights are traitors trying to overthrow the kingdom, while the Seven Deadly Sins are the true protectors of Liones. However, she does not dare to defend her ideals, resulting in a cowardice that paralyzes her before she fights.
Alioni was one of the witnesses of the massacre that occurred in the kingdom of Liones, where many Holy Knights were annihilated due to the supposed betrayal of the Seven Sins.
Nadja is the sister of Bartra and Denzel Liones, princess of the kingdom. Her body is frail and she is a sickly young woman. She was one of the first people to find Gowther inside a cave, which she accepted as reality after hearing her brother talk about a vision she had about caves.
kingdom of danafor
Birthday: January 6
Liz was one of the Holy Knights of Danafor, and one of the incarnations of the Goddess Elizabeth. She was originally from the enemy nation of Danafor, but she was saved by Meliodas when he failed a mission in her kingdom and she was sentenced to death. She became romantically involved with Meliodas shortly after.
Birthday: March 30
Abilities: Can create, control, and emit flares.
A former Holy Knight of the kingdom of Danafor, and survived the catastrophe that took place in the kingdom due to being on a mission for the Kingdom. He has the appearance of an old man, but it could be a disguise.
Kingdom of Camelot
Birthday: August 17
Abilities: Possessing the divine sword Excalibur, he has the ability to harness its ancient powers, uniting the skills of all of Britannia’s most talented swordsmen who have had it in their possession. for millennia.
Arthur is the current king of the kingdom of Camelot, and owner of the legendary sword Excalubir. He is serious and responsible, with a kind disposition towards his tasks. Despite looking like a young man, he is not immature, since since he was a child he knew the dangers that his older brother posed to him and the fact that he wanted to kill him. However, he hopes that one day they can become friends.
Birthday: August 17
Abilities: Telekinesis, telepathy
It is the mysterious pet of Arthur Pendragon. She obtained it after training in Istar. Her true identity is revealed at the end of the story.
The ten Commandments
Derieri – Commandment of Purity
Birthday: October 30
Abilities: Combo Star and Indura Transformation. The first is her innate power. As long as you attack without interruption, each consecutive hit will receive 200 thousand points more force compared to the previous one. The second involves sacrificing one of her seven hearts, turning her into the beast Indura, where she gains great powers and strength, but loses her original form and ability to reason.
Derieri locked herself away after her sister, and many prisoners of war, were massacred by the Goddess Clan, who broke a treaty by committing such an act during the Holy War. During the period, she was held along with the other Ten Commandments in the Coffin of Eternal Darkness. After being freed centuries later, she ended up becoming close to humans and developing a certain affection for them, which conflicts with her former convictions and her loyalty to the Demon Clan. First demon to reveal the power to devour the souls of other races, she can also use the dark power of darkness to conjure wings. However, her power as a bearer of the Commandment of Purity is unknown.
Drole – Commandment of Patience
Birthday: April 6
Abilities: Ground, Drole’s innate power, which seems to be a variation of the giants’ power, Creation. His control over the land is incredible. He can also increase his connection to the earth while increasing his power, by performing a special dance. Furthermore, he can determine the strength of his opponents and read their minds with just a glance. Finally, he also has a Goddess Clan technique that allows him to send an individual’s soul into the past.
Also known as Balor (to humans only), Drole is a giant. However, honoring his nature of never running from battle, he joins the Ten Commandments in the team’s second formation and becomes a demon after losing a fight with Zeldris. His powers as a commandment are unknown. After the Holy War, he too was imprisoned by the Goddess Clan in the Coffin of Eternal Darkness.
Estarossa – Commandment of love
Birthday: January 14th
Race: Archangel, Demon
Abilities: Estarossa’s Full Counter is similar to Meliodas’s, but instead of returning magical abilities, he can only do so with physical attacks. He also has Hellblaze, the ability to generate black flames, and also allows him to nullify the regeneration of an immortal. He can materialize seven black swords, each with a different shape, and surround others with endless darkness. In addition, he has the ability to create swords of darkness that rotate at high speeds.
Originally one of the Four Archangels of the Goddess Clan, Mael was transformed during the Holy War. Now called Estarossa, he is the new bearer of the Commandment of Love. Estarossa has a sadistic and cold side, it seems that his mind and soul have been slowly devoured by his commandment, leaving him unstable and thirsty for power.
Fraudrin – Commandment of Altruism
Birthday: October 15
Abilities: Full Size, the ability to increase his body size to gigantic proportions.
As part of the current formation of the Ten Commandments, Fraudin was the replacement for the true commandment of altruism. A manipulator by nature, Fraudin likes to play on the emotions of others. Extremely calculating, he waited for years to implement his plan for revenge against the betrayal of the first leader of the group, which led to the defeat of the Ten Commandments in the Holy War. Sealed separately from the other Commandments, after the conflict against the Goddess Clan, he was accidentally released. It was then that, with the help of Hendrickson, he managed to free the teammates from him.
Galand – Commandment of Truth
Birthday: January 4
Abilities: Critical Over, this power increases your physical strength to the maximum limit.
Any opponent who tells Galand a lie will be petrified, due to the Warrior’s Commandment ability. He is cruel, loves battles and comes out of jail when the commandments were stopped after the Holy War, eager to find the new enemies of his and start the fight. He was with Derieri, Monspiet, Melascula and Fraudin in the massacre of the Holy War. He uses weapons like Halberd’s great spear. His commandment also prevents him from lying.
Gloxinia – Commandment of rest
Birthday: March 18
Abilities: “ Disaster”, full control over life and death
With the powers of her commandment still unknown, Gloxinia left her position as king of the Fairy Forest after being betrayed by those she trusted and losing her sister Gerheade in the Holy War. He later joins the Ten Commandments team and adopts a sadistic demeanor, showing pleasure in killing and insulting. At one point in the manga and anime, however, he reverts to his old, caring and outgoing personality, promising to fight Zeldris.
Grayroad – Peace Commandment
Birthday: March 30
Abilities: “ Curse”, ability to inflict various types of diseases on his enemies.
In the presence of the bearer of this commandment, whoever kills someone will have their life stolen, aging until death. Extremely powerful, this demon also has the ability to create new demons through demonic plants that he implanted into creatures without magic. After the Holy War, he was arrested by the Goddess Clan with the other Demon Clansmen.
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Melascula – Commandment of Faith
Birthday: October 10
Abilities: Hellgate: Ability to create portals for different purposes, such as travel, communication, or summoning other demons.
As the bearer of the commandment of faith, she has the ability to burn the eyes of anyone who loses faith in something or someone in her presence. She introduces herself as a young woman with pink hair, looking innocent. However, her original form is that of a small, skinny snake. After 300 years immersed in the miasma of the Demon Realm, she turns into a giant snake.
Monspeet – Commandment of Reticence
Birthday: August 8
Abilities: Trick Star allows him to swap two objects or bodies with each other, including himself. Indura Transformation ability to transform into the beast of destruction Indura, with incalculable powers and strength. To do so, he sacrifices 6 of his 7 hearts, losing his form and reasoning ability.
With the abilities of his commandment not yet revealed, Monspeet is something of a gentleman and as such follows a code of education that makes him hate rude and disrespectful people. Very close to Derieri, he acts as an assistant, tending to his needs. He was by his side during the Holy War and the death of Derieri’s sister. Like his teammate, he decided to sacrifice six of his seven hearts to perform the Indura Transformation in an attempt to win over the Goddess Clan.
Zeldris – Commandment of Mercy
Birthday: February 5
Abilities: Sinister Nebula: Ability to draw people to him. God: Ability to counter any magical attack. Hellblaze – Ability to produce black flames and cancel the regeneration of an immortal. Dies Irae: Creation of a portal on the opponent, from which lightning can be emitted.
He became the leader of the Ten Commandments, in addition to possessing the same powers that Calmadios once acquired as a bearer of the Commandment of Mercy. Having fallen in love with the vampire Gelda, he did not follow the order to execute the Vampire Clan, he only arrested them. At the end of the Holy War, he was arrested by the Goddess Clan along with other members of the demon clan, as well as members of the Ten Commandments. Until now, he is the only one capable of removing the power of another commandment, that is, freeing the team members of the abilities entrusted to them.
Clan of the Goddesses
Birthday: June 12
Abilities: Has a unique Goddess Clan ability that creates light particles that can be used as explosives or swords. The Let There Be Light ability allows him to expel projectiles from her arms, purifying the darkness and drawing it out of her target, including the transformed demon, Indura, returning him to her original form. Elizabeth can also speak directly into the hearts and souls of others and return souls to the past. Also, her wings allow her to fly.
Elizabeth is one of the highest ranking members of the Goddess Clan, daughter of the Supreme Deity. Also, she is the original incarnation of Elizabeth Liones, and Meliodas’s lover three thousand years ago. Due to her affiliation with the Demon Clan in the Holy War and the fact that she fell in love with one of them, Elizabeth was punished by the Demon King with a curse to reincarnate as a human and lose her memories. .
Birthday: April 14
Abilities: Her wings allow her to fly. She has an unknown ability called “Seal”. She also claims to be able to use the innate ability of goddesses, known as Ark.
Former member of the Goddess Clan. Current leader of the Druids. Jenna is an energetic young woman full of empathy for strangers. During the Holy War, she felt doubts about the Clan’s position regarding the war, and because of this she ran away with her sister.
Birthday: February 12
Abilities: Can use Ark ability.
Nerobasta is found inside Denzel Liones’s sword as it is his secret weapon against the Demon Clan. During his stay within the sword, he shows great disdain for the Demon Clan.
Race: Progenitor Goddess
Abilities: She can create a set of abilities that will increase the power of those she chooses, but cannot be given to humans. She controls nature and the elements. She can negate any dark curse, including curses created by the Demon King. She can grant a curse of immortality that revives the one who has it regardless of the circumstance of her death. She also prevents the person from dying of old age.
The Supreme Deity is the ruler and creator of the Goddess Clan, as well as the one who bestowed Graces on the Four Archangels. She is also the mother of the original Elizabeth. Just like the Demon King, the Supreme Deity is completely devoted to her clan, and thus fully willing to punish any of her subjects should they go against the laws, including her own. daughter of her
Birthday: April 14
Abilities: Can generate and manipulate lightning.
Former member of the Goddess clan who ran away with her sister Jenna. She is now one of the leaders of the Druids in the sacred land of Istar. Zaneri, unlike her sister, is serious and quiet.
Birthday: February 17th
Abilities: Can use Ark, the ability of the Dosas Clan. Also, he has an ability to increase the magic power of whoever he chooses.
He is the leader of the Four Archangels of the Goddess Clan. He is the leader of Stigma, an alliance of different species. Luciel is kind, sweet, and open to strangers, and does not look down on those Goddesses of lesser rank.
Birthday: January 14
Abilities: Can use Ark.
Estarossa’s original identity, Mael was one of the Four Archangels of the Goddess Clan. During the Holy War that took place three thousand years in the past, someone changed the memories of Mael and everyone else, giving him the new identity of Estarossa as part of the Ten Commandments.
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Birthday: October 4
Abilities: Ark, healing, Tornado.
He is one of the commanders of Stigma with Ludociel and Tarmiel. He looks like a child, and is very confident in his abilities. The Supreme Deity gave him the ability known as Tornado, which he uses to defend himself by creating a sphere of air around him.
Birthday: July 13
Abilities: Ark, healing, ocean.
Tarmiel is one of the Four Archangels and one of the commanders of Stigma. He is cocky when he fights, but he sounds like a very polite and gentle person when speaking. The Supreme Deity gave him the Grace of the Ocean, which allows him to create oceans on a plain, to ensnare his opponents. He can also turn his body liquid to escape from his enemies.