The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia Reviews

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is ranked in the 11th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.
4 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

There's a tease of depth in the fights, and I even managed to have quite a bit of fun when things fell into place. Too often, however, it felt like accidental fun. Like I wanted to enjoy what I was playing so much, I stumbled into a good time.

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3 / 10
Feb 12, 2018

It's hard to recommend The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia to anyone but the most hardcore fans of the original series. Even then, though, I feel like a true fan would end their time with this game wishing they could have bought something better. A truncated story mode makes it impossible for newcomers to engage with any of the plot, and what little content that remains will only infuriate existing fans. It would be nice to be able to jump into Duel Mode and bypass Adventure Mode entirely, but when practically the entire cast needs to be unlocked, that really isn't an option. Long-time fans of Seven Deadly Sins might find some joy in seeing their favourite characters make the jump to a big, 3D action game, but that alone is hardly worth suffering through the rest of what this poor package has to offer.

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8 / 10.0
Feb 8, 2018

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights Of Britannia is a game that will please the anime fans thanks to its wonderful combats and a complete story mode. However, this is not a game for those how are not fond of animation, since it is its best feature.

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7 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

A failed attempt to reprise the anime's success with a game that never gets too interesting on its gameplay or its narrative. A missed opportunity to make another a great anime adaptation to videogame

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5 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

Surely a game that's looking over at it's anime stablemate green with envy, Knights of Britannia commits the sin of sloth, and ultimately lacks pride.

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60 / 100
Feb 27, 2018

The controls are relatively simple, the combo, parry, and evade are easy enough to execute and the missions have a good difficulty curve…

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Dave Aubrey
Top Critic
5 / 10.0
Feb 13, 2018

Unfortunately The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia just doesn't do justice to the series at all. There are a few hours of fun to be had here, certainly, but even dedicated fans will find that it doesn't last long enough. Repetitive battles and shallow combat just don't keep things interesting for long enough, even if there are several characters to use. Add a point to the score if you're a fan, remove one if you don't know what SDS is.

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GameMAG
xtr
Top Critic
5 / 10
Feb 15, 2018

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is a game with an interesting idea and unfortunate incarnation.The characters and the fights are made well, but the same type of tasks and poorly submitted story make single-player mode a useless experience, and multiplayer is just boring.

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5.5 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

Short, dull, and technically weak, The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is a mediocre game, that will probably be appreciated only by the younger and more hardcore fans of the saga created by Nakaba Suzuki.

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5 / 10
Feb 10, 2018

With such stellar source material, it's a real shame that The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is so disappointing. What could have been an exciting, funny, and rich game has turned out to be a dull experience, offering nothing to players but repetition with little challenge.

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6 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

It's a shame that Seven Deadly Sins first forte into videogames couldn't have been better. As a big fan I enjoyed the Knights of Britannia for what it is but most will find it mediocre at best.

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5 / 10.0
Feb 26, 2018

After being such a fan of the anime, I really wanted to fall in love with The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia. I was really hoping to see the same treatment given to Naruto or Attack on Titan, where the game really brings to life the anime in a fun, challenging, and engaging way. What was released sadly, was a game with some interesting ideas that failed to fully deliver on any of them. The game isn't terrible by any means, with some fans of the show sure to enjoy reliving Elizabeth's quest, but there is too much wasted potential here. If you don't mind the obvious lack of depth here, you can have some fun playing the game, just don't expect that fun to last.

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5 / 10.0
Feb 23, 2018

It's sad when a video game title based on an anime/manga series is unable to capture the magic and fluidity fans of said series rightfully expect. Unfortunately, The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia manages to disappoint in just about every category and fails at capturing just about anything that makes the series memorable. If you've been itching to have a go at this game, I'd recommend that you just wait for a price drop. Unfortunately, I can't say that The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia will be as fondly remembered as many of the older anime games that came before it.

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4 / 10
Feb 17, 2018

Nothing to see here. You'll be better off playing some more Dragon Ball FighterZ or watching the anime on Netflix.

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Atomix
Ryudo
Top Critic
70 / 100
Feb 18, 2018

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia has many mistakes that can hinder your gaming experience. Thanks to its various mechanics and the detail of the destruction of the stage, as well as the variety of characters, this title make the path less heavy while we look for other sins.

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NEOsite
aysnel
Top Critic
5 / 10.0
Feb 28, 2018

A colorful fighting game that feeds off a popular anime. Only for the biggest fans, the rest shouldn't waste their time nor money.

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5 / 10.0
Feb 19, 2018

Even with an IP as interesting as The Seven Deadly Sins, The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is held back by buggy controls and even more buggy mechanics.

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6.5 / 10.0
Feb 9, 2018

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is a wasted opportunity. Battles are repetitive and the roster is unbalanced. Also, the grapichs reminds of a PS3 game.

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Heavy
Top Critic
5.5 / 10.0
Feb 16, 2018

The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of Britannia is ultimately average at best.

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6 / 10.0
Feb 27, 2018

Perhaps if the next games were to head to a completely different directions, I would try another Seven Deadly Sins game, but until then, I can't recommend it to anyone who's already seen the anime series.

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