Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō manga is near its ending. Chimaki Kuori, the manga creator, revealed in an author note attached to the newly released 15th volume of the Saint Seiya spinoff manga that the series is approaching its ending. The manga series launched in Akita Shoten’s Champion Red magazine in August 2013. It features female Saints protecting Athena.
Saintia Shō takes place after the defeat of Gemini Saga in the first arc of the Saint Seiya manga. The series also have some characters from Saint Seiya: Next Dimension. A 10-episode ONA by Gonzo studio and produced by Toei Animation aired between December 2018 to February 2019.
In the wake of a space-wide civil war instigated by Saga–the Gemini Gold Saint–a new team of Saints comes together with the goal of protecting their goddess Athena. This first all-woman team of armored warriors, powered by the Zodiac, will use their cunning, strength, and compassion to defend their worlds and oppose their very destinies.