Here is some information about Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3.
Saint Seiya, also known as Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac or simply Knights of the Zodiac, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masami Kurumada. It is an anime that ages way back to the 80s when the medium of anime was barely known in the West or even in most other parts of the world for that matter.
On July 19, 2019, Netflix premiered its own version of the anime, and its first season ended on January 23, 2020, with a total of 12 episodes. Following this, ‘Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac season 2 was released on Netflix on January 23, 2020, in an ONA format, with a total of 6 episodes.
Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3 Storyline
The story follows five mystical warriors called the Saints who fight wearing sacred sets of armor named “Cloths”, the designs of which derive from the various constellations the characters have adopted as their destined guardian symbols and are empowered by mystical energy called “Cosmo”. The Saints have sworn to defend the reincarnation of the Greek goddess Athena in her battle against other Olympian gods who want to dominate Earth.
Furthermore, it shows the journey of Seiya in finding her missing sister along with the fight for becoming Goddess Athena warriors.
Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3 Cast
- Bryson Baugus as Seiya
- Marty Fleck as Narrator
- Ty Mahany as Mylock
- Emily Neves as Sienna
- Luci Christian as Shaun
- Patrick Poole as. Magnus
- Blake Shepard as Long
- James Belcher as Vander
- Adam Gibbs as Nero
- Maggie Flecknoe as Marin
- John Swasey as Dohko
There is a possibility of new characters being introduced in season 3 of Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac.
Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3 Plot
The story follows the life of an orphan named Seiya who was forced to go to the Sanctuary in Greece to obtain one of the “Cloths”, the Bronze Cloth of the Pegasus constellation, a protective armor worn by the Greek goddess Athena’s 88 warriors known as “Saints”. Upon awakening his Cosmo, the power of the Saints which is an inner spiritual essence that originated in the Big Bang, Seiya quickly becomes the Pegasus Saint and returns to Japan to find his older sister.
Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3 Previous Season Recap
The granddaughter of Mitsumasa Kido makes a deal with him to go to fight in a tournament called the Galaxian Wars. In this tournament, all the orphans who survived and became Bronze Saints must fight to win the most powerful Cloth: The Sagittarius Gold Cloth. If Seiya goes to compete there and wins, Saori would start a search to find Seiya’s sister.
The tournament is interrupted by the revengeful Phoenix Bronze Saint, Ikki, who wishes to eliminate track from the people who forced him to undergo his training. He steals parts from the Sagittarius Cloth and eventually fights against the remaining Bronze Saints. Upon Ikki’s defeat, the Bronze Saints are attacked by the Silver Saints sent by the Sanctuary’s Pope to eliminate them. When they remain victorious, the Bronze Saints learn that Saori is Athena’s reincarnation and that the Pope once tried to kill her as a baby.
In the second story arc, the Greek god Poseidon reincarnates within the body of Julian Solo, the heir to a rich and powerful family, who follows his will of flooding the Earth. Saori goes to his Temple, where Julian offers her to reduce the flooding by absorbing the water inside the Ocean’s Central Pillar. Following Saori, Seiya, Hyōga, Shun, and Shiryū go to Poseidon’s underwater Temple and are confronted by his underlings, the Marines.
The third and last arc follows how Hades, the Underworld god, is freed from his seal and revives the deceased Gold Saints and Pope Aries Shion, and alongside some of his 108 Specters, sends them to the Sanctuary to kill Athena. The remaining Gold Saints serving Athena are able to subdue the enemies, but Saori then commits suicide. In the final fight against Hades and his two followers, Hypnos and Thanatos, the Saints gain the strongest God Cloths and use them to aid Saori in defeating Hades. However, Seiya also sacrifices himself by receiving one of Hades’ attacks, and the Saints return to Earth with his body.
Saint Seiya: Knight Of The Zodiac Season 3 Release Date
The first season of the show premiered on 19 July 2019 and the second season came out on January 23, 2022, with a batch of 6 fun episodes and fans can’t wait to know about Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac Season 3.
Netflix has not announced an official release date for the next season but the fans of the show are really excited for the show to be renewed.