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A young man is trapped within a video game as a warrior king, and sets out to make this new world his own empire.
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Series cast summary:
Satoshi Hino ...  Ainz Ooal Gown / ... 35 episodes, 2015-2018
Chris Guerrero Chris Guerrero ...  Ains Ooal Gown 32 episodes, 2015-2018
Yumi Hara ...  Albedo 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Masayuki Katô Masayuki Katô ...  Demiurge 22 episodes, 2015-2018
Jeff Johnson Jeff Johnson ...  Demiurge 22 episodes, 2015-2018
Elizabeth Maxwell ...  Albedo 22 episodes, 2015-2018
Sumire Uesaka ...  Shalltear Bloodfallen 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Yumi Uchiyama Yumi Uchiyama ...  Mare Bello Fiore 18 episodes, 2015-2018
Emiri Kato Emiri Kato ...  Aura Bella Fiora 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Shin'ya Hamazoe Shin'ya Hamazoe ...  Jugem / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Shun'ichi Maki Shun'ichi Maki ...  Kaijali / ... 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Jill Harris Jill Harris ...  Aura Bella Fiora 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Shigeru Chiba ...  Sebas Tian 16 episodes, 2015-2018
Manami Numakura Manami Numakura ...  Narberal Gamma 16 episodes, 2015-2018
Felecia Angelle ...  Shalltear Bloodfallen 16 episodes, 2015-2018
Megan Shipman Megan Shipman ...  Mare Bello Fiore 16 episodes, 2015-2018
Kenta Miyake Kenta Miyake ...  Cocytus 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Anastasia Munoz Anastasia Munoz ...  Narberal Gamma 15 episodes, 2015-2018


A popular online game, Yggdrasil, is quietly shut down. A player in the game, Momonga, is the only one still in the game as it goes offline. To his surprise, he finds himself still present, with all the programming acting on its own. With nothing left to lose but everything to gain, he steps forward to become the emperor of his new home. Written by Q. Leo Rahman

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Wanna see some lizard porn?
5 April 2018 | by scientiiaaSee all my reviews

Overlord is a Japanese light novel series that was written by Kugane Maruyama and illustrated by so-bin. It began serialization online in 2010, before being acquired by Enterbrain. Twelve volumes have been published since July 30, 2012. A manga adaptation by Satoshi Oushio, with art by Hugin Miyama, began serialization in Kadokawa Shoten's manga magazine Comp Ace from November 26, 2014. A 13-episode anime television series adaptation by Madhouse aired between July 7 and September 29, 2015. The second season ran from January 9 to April 3, 2018. A third season is planned for July 2018.

Overlord is back. Now with 100% more lizard porn, a group of adamantine class adventurers, a band of highly-class bloodthirsty thieves controlling many people, and a yandere princess. For those who already know what Overlord is about, I must say that the new season has not changed at all. It again takes the series some episodes to start the whole thing: you will be shown, let us say, a filler that is not that entertaining to watch. More than that, it is so bad that it might make you want to drop the second season. Fear not, if you do hate the filler, just skip it. All the fun starts afterward.

Overlord did become much better because of its story-line and characters. Ainz Ooal Gown yet again continues his quest on becoming top class adamantine adventurer to collect enough information for Nazarick. Many things are still unexplained, but the second season also answers many questions that have not been answered in the first season. Character wise, many new characters have been introduced starting from the Nazarck servants and ending with many anti-heroes that have their interesting backgrounds for you to find out about. But this is, of course, not the best part about characters. What you will surely appreciate is the fact that many Nazarick's servants receive a ton of development. Indeed, I am not going to go into details, but I will say only one thing--you will love it.

All in all, Overlord is still one of the most epic series about MMORPG games. The second season offers you a more detailed look at Nazarick's servants and the enemies Ainz will have to face. I would highly recommend you start watching the anime right from the 6th episode; otherwise your opinion on Overlord might change because of it.

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