Bandai Namco announced Saturday The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia, which will be a PlayStation 4 exclusive.
Expected to release next year, the game will be the first console video game adaptation of the manga and anime series The Seven Deadly Sins. The anime series began started streaming in North America exclusively on Netflix earlier this year.
“The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia provides Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. with a great new series to add to our growing portfolio of world-class anime games,” says Dennis Lee, the company's brand director. “We can’t wait for anime lovers and fans of The Seven Deadly Sins to experience this new and exciting franchise.”
The titular Seven Deadly Sins is a legendary gang of rebels who have been blamed for overthrowing the Kingdom of Liones and are hunted by elite guards called Holy Knights. When a young girl appears, with an earnest wish in her head and a determination to find The Seven Deadly Sins, the world gets turned on its head and an extraordinary adventure begins.
The game has not yet been rated by the ESRB, but it is expected to come out in early 2018.