To end the holly war that happened 3000 years ago, the Wizard Gowther used a forbidden spell. It consists of altering the memory of the man and the perception of all who knew him. After 3000 years, the curse was finally lifted, and all that perception begins to collapse. The man whose memory was altered by the Wizard Gowther started rampaging. At the same time, King is surprised what Estarossa has Goddess wings.
Gowther comments that because the Demon Estarossa never existed in the first place. That is Estarossa’s true form, Mael of the Four Archangels. Tarmiel can’t believe that Mael is in front of them. Mael realizes that his brother told him it is not a sin to kill demons. He continued to kill demons countless times, impressing his brother. His brother told him that one day he would outshine him. Mael got stronger and became the most fear Archangel by the demons.
The Seven Deadly Sins Season 5 Episode 6 will be available on its official platforms on Wednesday, 17 February 2021, at 5:55 JST. Visit Netflix to get more updates about this anime. Let’s find out how Estarossa became Mael below.
Previously on Episode 5
One day Mael saw Elizabeth and Meliodas romancing inside the cave. It worried him since Elizabeth didn’t even spare him a glance and chose to be with Meliodas. All the time, Mael trained hard and defeated demons to impress Elizabeth. But his effort went in vain since Meliodas took Elizabeth away from him. Tha broke Mael’s heart, and he got strike by anger, hatred and become Estarossa. That day he decided to cut his hair and wings.
Commandment of Love
The Demon King was so proud of him and took him as the number one son. He decided to reward Estarossa. Estarossa cannot believe that his father is giving him the Commandment of Love that his brother left behind. He uses his chest to accept the commandment of love. After accepting it, hatred and evil powers filled his body. Estarossa was so excited that he has acquired new powers. But now, he is disappointed that he lost that power.
Estarossa had turned back to Mael when he wanted to kill Elizabeth. He shed tears regretting why he killed many of his comrades. He started asking why and who did this. Gowther comments that it is him and Mael can now destroy him. Mael realizes that Gowther is the Demon’s race Ten Commandments. Mael slams Gowther with the ground. He bangs him with the rock asking why he made him hate his brother Ludociel as his enemy.
Mael is angry that Gowther made him admire the Demon Meliodas as his brother. He started hammering Gowther with punches. He threw Gowther away and landed a double stomp kick on Gowther’s stomach. Mael told Gowther that what he did is an unforgivable sin. He asks Gowther why he chooses him. Gowther reveals that the beginning of the Holy War 3000 years ago. Started due to the power imbalance between the Demons and the Goddesses.
Demons Race vs. The Goddesses
The Holy War was triggered when Meliodas betrayed the Demons and went over to the Goddesses’ side. By implanting a warrior with power equal to Meliodas’s power on the Demon’s side, the balance could be restored. The warrior was Mel, who became Estarossa restoring the balance between the two races. By have the Goddesses lose Mael and the Demon gains Estarossa, the power balance could be maintained.
However, once the Holy War began, there was no stopping it. Foregoing a secure victor, the Goddesses activated the Coffin of eternal darkness. That is when Gowther decided to take a step and ended the Holy War. Mael comments that is why he was put in pain and humiliation because of Holy War. When he steps on Gowther’s hand, he is surprised that Gowther’s body is hollow. Gowther reveals that he is a doll created by the Sorcerer Gowther.
Mael is angry that he will get his revenge on a doll who doesn’t even know what pain and suffering is. King interferes by breaking the two apart and comments that he is making one of the Seven Deadly Sins rules. Mael comments that he will make King feel the pain since Gowther is a doll. He attacks King with Arrow of Salvation that smashes King with the ground. Mael reveals that the Arrow of Salvation is a saving power that gives Demons a painless death.
Gowther stands in front of King and asks Mael to destroy him, who is the sinner. Mael is glad to hear that and said he would make a final blow. King unleashes true spirit spear Chastiefo first form Chastiefol. He attacks Mael with the Spear of Judgment, but Mael blocks it. Sariel and Tarmiel decided to save Mael from being consumed by darkness. They decided to take on f our on one against Mael.
Seven Deadly Sins Season 5 Episode 6 Preview
Read how other Sins fought with the Demon Race here: Seven Deadly Sins Season 5 Episode 5.