In recent times Japanese Anime has got a lot of fan following around the world. The Indian audiences also seem to be glued to it which definitely describes the popularity of the show ‘Overlord’. This series is an adaptation of a Japanese light novel of the same name written by Kugane Maruyama and illustrated by so-bin.
The television series is an adaptation of the same by Madhouse and currently consists of three series with 13 episodes each. The makers of the show have discussed a possibility of a fourth season of the anime which adds to the excitement of anime fans around the world. Overlord has an IMDB rating of 7.8.
The voice-over artists of the Anime include:-
- Sumire Uesaka as the voice artist for Shalltear Bloodfallon.
- Yumi Hara is the voice artist for Albedo.
- Yumi Uchiyama as a voice artist for Maranello Fiora.
- Masayuki is the voice artist for Demiurge.
- Kenta Miyake
- Emiri Kato
- Nao Toyama
- Hiromi Igarashi
- Mikako Komatsu
- Satoshi Hano
- Shigeru Chiba
- Ayane Sakura
- Kei Shindou
- Manami Numakura
The members of the cast for season 4 has not yet been finalized by Madhouse.
The plot of this adventurous anime consists of a role playing multi-player game which is about to shut its servers after 12 years. The game is called Dive Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game or DMMORPG called YGGDRASIL and has a high ability for the players to interact with the game. Within the guild exists a very powerful guild, Ainz Ooal Gown, which has 41 members, soon after 37 members quit and only 4 are left with Momonga as their leader. In minutes before shutting the game he invites guild members but as no one plays, Momonga gets upset and decides to stay logged in until the server shuts down. Until he realizes that he is stuck inside the virtual reality and the game has created it own world within. Momonga is trapped in the form of his gaming avatar and is unable to use any of the gaming functions such as logging out or general messaging. With no escape, Momonga rushes to find out is anyone from the real world is there within the virtual game with him. He begins to explore the world and tries to unravel the mystery within the game. Momonga realises that he has powers within the virtual world and begins to create his own empire there.
Overlord Release Date
As for the release date, the markers have not yet announced the same despite having discussed the possibility of a fourth season.
There are speculations that the anime will announce its release by the beginning of 2021.