10 Manga Like Nanatsu no Taizai (The Seven Deadly Sins)

Updated on January 31, 2017
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Nanatsu no Taizai (The Seven Deadly Sins)
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About Nanatsu no Taizai (The Seven Deadly Sins)

Nanatsu no Taizai (The Seven Deadly Sins) follows the story of the vagabond Princess Elizabeth and her desperate search for the kingdom’s most wanted criminals—the Seven Deadly Sins! Her reason behind the quest is to save the kingdom of Liones from certain destruction!

It’s crazy how the kingdom's Holy Knights have become the villains while hope lies in the hands of some hardened criminals. But, it’s a crazy world after all, and Princess Elizabeth will bet everything that the Seven Deadly Sins will help her. After all, they are the kingdom's last hope, and the fact that they are criminals is irrelevant. The Seven Deadly Sins are not really what they seem, and with Princess Elizabeth determined to finish her quest, all mysteries shall be solved! The kingdom of Liones is slowly deteriorating and time is running out!

As a very popular manga that even spawned its own anime series, Nanatsu no Taizai has proved that it truly has potential to be a shounen-genre masterpiece! And that's why fans are craving more! So, if you liked this manga, then you’ll definitely be delighted reading the manga like Nanatsu no Taizai as well!

1. Magi

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A boy of unknown origin sets out to travel around the world and experience everything it has to offer. The boy’s name is Aladdin, and he’s about to get involved with a world that appears at first to be one thing but is actually another.

Aladdin is a newbie when it comes to living in the outside world and exposing himself to the elements. But, there’s something peculiar about him. The rukh (natural flow of life and fate) loves and cradles him! Turns out, Aladdin is a Magi! He’s a being who chooses the kings of the world and guides everything along the balanced and righteous path.

2. One Piece

One Piece
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It’s the age of pirates, and everyone’s after the legendary treasure—One Piece! However, there can only be one Pirate King, and the one who claims One Piece, claims it all!

Amongst all the wannabe pirates and pirate king aspirants, one odd young man begins his voyage. His name is Monkey D. Luffy, and with overwhelming potential and indomitable will, he will brave through the perilous seas to reach his dream. A true Pirate King knows no bounds and never gives up, so this is exactly what Luffy will do!

3. Akame ga Kill!

Akame ga Kill!
Akame ga Kill! | Source

All Tatsumi ever wanted was to realize was his dream of bringing honor and riches to his poor countryside village. But when he finally left his village to go to the Capital in order to kick-start his ambition, he was met with the undeniable truth: the world is full of horrors!

Tatsumi found out that the Capital was the root of all evil. It was the center of corruption that led to the suffering of countless of people. And so, in an odd twist of fate, Tatsumi finds himself joining the infamous assassin group—Night Raid! This is the beginning of Tatsumi’s war against corruption and depravity.

4. Ubel Blatt

Ubel Blatt
Ubel Blatt | Source

Fourteen warriors were sent to take care of a kingdom in extreme danger from a powerful enemy. Of the fourteen, three have died on the mission while seven retreated with their tails between their legs. The remaining four pushed through until they succeeded!

Unfortunately, desperation and greed got the better of the seven cowards. The seven plotted the downfall of the four heroes and stole all the glory. And they succeeded! Twenty years later, the ghost of the past—the remnant of the tragic betrayal—shows up for the ultimate retribution!

5. Hunter x Hunter

Hunter x Hunter
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The world has infinite mysteries, and one way of unlocking, accessing, and discovering them is to become—hunters! The “hunter” profession is an extremely valuable career. It allows access to many of the world’s offerings. If you’re a hunter, then you’re one of the most privileged beings in the world. However, becoming one and actually being one requires an intense number of grim trials and hitches.

Gon Freecs is a 12-year-old boy whose dream is to become a hunter just like his father. He desperately wants to be one in order to search for his father, which is how his journey begins! Setting out from his humble island home, Gon plans to take the exclusive and super-tough hunter licensure examination in order to take his dreams and aspirations to new heights!

6. Stealth Symphony

Stealth Symphony
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Jig is plagued by a curse. Ever since he was operated on because of his illness, his life has changed its course. Now, Jig is on his way to the metro where all kinds of creatures exist so that he can find someone who has the ability to remove his curse.

A curse or a blessing? Jig’s circumstance isn’t really what it seems to be. He’s actually special, and his curse is the proof! The only problem now is—some entities are plotting to kill him! Luckily for Jig though, there are also those who wants to save him.

7. Fairy Tail

Fairy Tail
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In the world of magic and spells, there exists a wizard guild with a remarkable reputation. That wizard guild is Fairy Tail, and it’s as incredible as the rumors say—it’s a crazy guild with close-knit members who share a great deal of camaraderie.

17-year-old Lucy Heartfilia is a celestial wizard whose desire is to become a member of Fairy Tail. Fortunately, her lucky stars are in motion to help her. She inadvertently meets the famous Salamander—Natsu Dragneel—and the strange blue talking and flying cat—Happy! As it turns out, the two are prominent members of Fairy Tail. Because of her fateful meeting with them, Lucy’s crazy wizard adventure story begins!

8. Rave: The Groove Adventure

Rave: The Groove Adventure
Rave: The Groove Adventure | Source

Long ago, the world was plunged into chaos by the Dark Bring (enchanted stones with dark powers). However, a warrior possessing the power known as “Rave” challenged the Dark Bring and brought about its destruction. Unfortunately, the intense war between light and darkness resulted in the Overdrive—an explosion that destroyed a big chunk of the world!

Now, the Dark Bring have come back to spread chaos through the evil organization, Demon Card! Luckily, a new hero is born through the persona of the teenage boy, Haru Glory. He’s the new chosen one—the Rave Master! And with the power of Rave, he will enter the chaotic war caused by the Dark Bring and try to put an end to it once and for all!

9. Enen no Shouboutai

Enen no Shouboutai
Enen no Shouboutai | Source

There’s a new catastrophe in the world! Once, people feared certain kinds of death more than anything else. But now, there’s something even more fearsome than any of the others. And that is death by fire!

With its mysterious origins, the human combustion phenomenon has become the newest grave threat in the world. People suddenly burst into flames annihilating everything until the life of the unlucky human extinguishes. As a result, the Special Fire Brigade was formed! Between the flame people, the human combustion phenomenon, and the 2nd and 3rd generation flame users—a fiery tale is about to unfold!

10. Mondaiji-tachi ga Isekai kara Kuru Sou Desu yo?

Mondaiji-tachi ga Isekai kara Kuru Sou Desu yo?
Mondaiji-tachi ga Isekai kara Kuru Sou Desu yo? | Source

Summoned from their respective worlds, Izayoi, Asuka, and You are humans with psychic powers who have been invited to participate in the high-stakes games that only exist in the world called Little Garden. This is the moment these three have been waiting for all their lives! They’ve been bored to no end for far too long and now, they will experience wildest dreams!

Little Garden is not an ordinary world. It’s a place where games take place that decide everything! And a certain “no name” community's residents really need some help. Which is why the three have been summoned! Izayoi, Asuka, and You were called there to enjoy the world of Little Garden to the fullest and help the “no name” community while they’re at it.

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