As a previous filtration had revealed, during a special transmission, the production of a fourth season of the animated adaptation of the light novels written by Kugane Maruyama and illustrated by SO-BIN, Overlord was confirmed. The statement also noted the production of a feature film entitled Overlord: Sei Ookoku-Hen, whose name refers to the "Arch of the Sacred Kingdom" of the original light novels.
The illustrator SO-BIN, an artist of the original light novels, shared a special illustration to celebrate the announcement of this fourth season.
While special transmission did not announce the cast and staff of the new film project, the cast members of the Hino Anime, Hara and Uesaka made the announcement and presented messages from the Director and Supervisor of the Anime series. Regarding the new season, illustrator SO-BIN mentioned that the tenth volume of the artist's novel, is "finally" being encouraged. Itou added that the staff is already working hard on the new project.
On the other hand, Maruyama and So-Bin publish the light novels through the Kadokawa publisher since July 2012. The publisher published the tenth volume in March 2020, and a hand-running adaptation of Satoshi Oioushio And Hugin Miyama is published since November 2014.
Cast of voices
- Satoshi Hino as Ainz Ooal Gown.
- Yumi Hara like Albedo.
- Sumire Uesaka like SHALTE.
- Emiri Katou as aura.
- Yumi Uchiyama as Mare.
- Masayuki Katou as a demiurge.
- Kenta Miyake like Cocytus.
- Naoyuki Itou (Digimon Savers, Iriya No Sora, UFO Natsu, no Guns Life) returns to direct this fourth season at Madhouse studios.
- Yukie Sugawara (Hina Logi: From Luck & Logic, Kino Non Tabi: The Beautiful World - The Animated Series) returns to take care of the scripture and supervision of the scripts.
- Satoshi Tasaki (Diamond No Ace: ACT II, No Game No Life: Zero) Return to take care of the design of characters.
Yggdrasil is a game of virtual reality known for the freedom that offers its players. After a simple tutorial, players can explore the world and customize anything, from their classes to their weapons. However, in the year 2138, the game sees its last hours when their servers close to midnight. Momish, a devout player of Yggdrasil, decides to spend the last hours of the game within the guild, Ainz Ooal Gown. Interestingly, the edge of midnight, the game does not disconnect it. Instead, Momonga is transported to another world, one that is apparently identical to Yggdrasil. Faced with an abnormal situation, he discovers that the NPC have gained sensitivity. Trapped in the skeletal body of the avatar of him and desperate to discover the cause of him and find other players like him, Momonga intends to take control of the new world with the help of the loyal subjects of him.
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