Producers: Madhouse, FUNimation Entertainment

 

Synopsis: Overlord takes place in a world where the popular online game Yggdrasil is suddenly shut down and all the users log off except for Momonga who refuses to log out and is instead trapped in the game as his skeletal wizard character.  With all the players gone the world starts to change but stays active.

 

Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Game, Supernatural

 

Related manga or light novels: 

Overlord (Novel)

 

Places To watch this Anime: 

Funimation

Hulu

 

Air Dates: Jul 7, 2015 to Sep 29, 2015

 

Link to anime’s Site: 

Link to site

Number of episodes:

Episode 1 – End and Beginning

Episode 2 – Floor Guardians

Episode 3 – Battle at Carne Village

Episode 4 – Ruler of Death

Episode 5 – Two Adventurers

Episode 6 – Journey

Episode 7 – Wise King of Forest

Episode 8 – Twin Swords of Slashing Death

Episode 9 – The Dark Warrior

Episode 10 – True Vampire

Episode 11 – Confusion and Understanding

Episode 12 – Blood of the Valkyrie

Episode 13 – PVN

Satoshi Hino as Momonga/Ains Ooal Gown

Akeno Watanabe as Virtuous King of the Forest

Aoi Yūki as Clementine

Ayane Sakura as Solution Epsilon

Ayumu Murase as Nfirea Bareare

Emiri Katō as Aura Bella Fiora

Hiromi Igarashi as Yuri Alpha

Hiroshi Shirokuma as Gazef Stronoff

Ikuko Tani as Lizzie Bareare

Kazuyuki Okitsu as Peter Mork

Kei Shindou as Entoma Vasilissa Zeta

Kenta Miyake as Cocytus

Koji Yusa as Brain Unglaus

M.A.O as Enri Emmot

Mamoru Miyano as Pandora’s Actor

Manami Numakura as Narberal Gamma

Marika Kōno as Nemu Emmot

Masayuki Katou as Demiurge

Mikako Komatsu as Lupusregina Beta

Minoru Inaba as Khajiit Dale Badantel

Mutsumi Tamura as Ninya

Natsuki Hanae as Lukeluther Volve

Ryota Takeuchi as Dyne Woodwonder

Ryotaro Okiayu as Touch Me

Satsuki Yukino as Brita

Shigeru Chiba as Sebas Tian

Shinnosuke Tachibana as Peroroncino

Sumire Uesaka as Shalltear Bloodfallen

Takehito Koyasu as Nigun Grid Luin

Yuko Goto as Bukubuku Chagama

Yumi Hara as Albedo

Yumi Uchiyama as Mare Bello Fiore

Hironori Saitō as Belius (ep 3)

Junji Majima as Herohero (ep 1)

Kanehira Yamamoto as  Head Priest (eps 4, 13), Mercenary (ep 10), Pluton Ainzach (ep 11)

Kentarou Tone as Captain (ep 13), Zach (ep 10)

Kiyoko Miyazawa as Head Priest (ep 13)

Kōtarō Nishiyama as Bellote (ep 11), Guard (ep 8), Warrior (eps 1, 3)

Marika Kōno as Vampire Bride (ep 10)

Nobuaki Kanemitsu as Village headman (eps 3-4)

Shinya Hamazoe as Adventurer (ep 13), Goblin (ep 7), Guard (ep 8), Igvarge (ep 11), Man (ep 5), Priest (ep 4), Warrior (eps 1, 3)

Shun’ichi Maki as Adventurer (ep 13), Guard (ep 8), Man (ep 5), Mercenary (ep 10), Priest (ep 4), Warrior (eps 1, 3)

Tooru Sakurai as Guard Captain (ep 8), Head Priest (ep 13), Moknach (ep 11), Priest (ep 4), Shopkeeper (ep 5)

Yoshihito Sasaki as Londes Di Clamp (ep 3)

Yūji Kameyama as Deputy (ep 3), Goblin (ep 7), Information Dealer (ep 6), Mercenary (ep 10)

Yuu Ayase as Reception Desk Lady (eps 5, 13), Vampire Bride (ep 10)

Director: Naoyuki Itou

Series Composition: Yukie Sugawara

Script: Yukie Sugawara

Storyboard: Masaki Matsumura (eps 2, 4), Naoyuki Itou (eps 1, 3), Ryōichi Kuraya (ep 6), Shuhei Yabuta (ep 5), Yoshiaki Kawajiri (eps 7-8)

Music: Shūji Katayama (Team-MAX)

Original creator: Kugane Maruyama (light novel)

Original Character Design: so-bin

Character Design: Takahiro Yoshimatsu

Art Director: Shigemi Ikeda, Yukiko Maruyama (Atelier Musa)

Chief Animation Director: Takahiro Yoshimatsu

Animation Director:
Shinichi Miyamae (ep 3)
Takahiro Yoshimatsu (OP; ep 1)

3D Director: Shuhei Yabuta

Sound Director: Fumiyuki Go

Director of Photography: Yuuki Kawashita

3DCG Animation: Daiki Ishii (CLIP+BISON LLC; ep 6), Han Sol Lee (MADBOX; eps 3-4, 6, 9), Hiroki Suzuki (MADBOX; OP; eps 1-6, 8-10), Hiroki Yonai (MADBOX; eps 3-4, 8-9), Hirotomo Makino (MADBOX; eps 3-4, 8-9), Naomichi Takagi (CLIP+BISON LLC; ep 6), Ryōji Shirakawa (Aera Laboratory; ep 6), Shigenori Hirozumi (MADBOX; eps 4, 8-9), Shuhei Yabuta (MADBOX; eps 2-4, 6, 8-9), Shun Onodera (CLIP+BISON LLC; ep 6), Takuya Sagawa (CLIP+BISON LLC; ep 6), Yoshitaka Itai (Aera Laboratory; ep 6)

3DCG Producer: Shuhei Yabuta

Art Setting: Kayoko Tomono (Atelier Musa), Shigemi Ikeda, Shuichi Okubo

Color design: Yukie Noguchi

Editing: Kashiko Kimura

Key Animation:

Akiko Nakano (ep 1), Atsushi Sekiguchi (eps 1, 3)

Kana Tamiya (ep 3), Kanako Ono (ep 1), Ken Obata (OP), Kenichi Shimizu (OP)

Masayuki Mizutani (ep 1), Momoko Maehara (OP)

Norimoto Tokura (OP; ep 4)

Ryōsuke Habu (OP)

Shinichi Miyamae (OP; eps 1, 3), Shiomi Yamada (ep 1)

Takashi Tomioka (OP; ep 1), Takuo Noda (ep 1), Tomoko Koyama (ep 1), Tomoyuki Ohshita (ep 1)

Yasuhiro Ito (ep 1), Yuichi Hirano (ep 1), Yuichi Nakazawa (ep 3), Yuki Nakajima (ep 3)

Modeling: Masahiko Hirano (MADBOX; eps 1-5), Natsuki Kumagai (CMerTV; ep 6), Ryōji Shirakawa (Aera Laboratory; eps 2-5, 8), Satoshi Kobayashi (CLIP+BISON LLC; OP; eps 1, 5), Shun Onodera (CLIP+BISON LLC; OP; eps 1, 5-6, 8), Takako Baba (CLIP+BISON LLC; OP; eps 1, 5-6, 8), Takuya Sagawa (CLIP+BISON LLC; OP; eps 1, 5-6, 8), Yoshitaka Itai (Aera Laboratory; eps 2-5, 8), Yuki Nagahama (MADBOX; OP; eps 1-6, 8-10)

Monster Design: Momoko Maehara, Shigeki Izumo

Prop Design: Momoko Maehara, Shigeki Izumo

Sub-Character Design: Momoko Maehara, Shigeki Izumo

Theme Song Composition: Tom-H@ck (OP)

Theme Song Performance: Masayoshi Ōishi (OP)