Most of us are familiar with the Overlord anime which is based on the light novel written by Kugane Maruyama and art illustrated by so-bin. The novel has inspired three seasons of anime as well as ONAs and two movies which are summaries of the story so far covered in anime. The third season aired from July 10, 2018 to October 2, 2018. According to a tweet by German disc-publisher KSMAnime, the fourth season of Overlord was announced during the event without any further details.
Overlord Anime Season 4 Announced
Am Samstag im Overlord-Panel haben unsere Ehrengäste übrigens eine vierte Staffel von #Overlord angekündigt ?nähere Infos gab es aber noch nicht.
— KSM Anime (@KSMAnime) August 5, 2019
Here’s what the text roughly translates to,
On saturday, at the Overlord-Panel our guests of honor announced a fourth season of Overlord! No more information at this time though.
For those who are not familiar with Overlord here’s a brief synopsis of the series:
The story begins when Yggdrasil, a popular online game is quietly shut down one day. However, the protagonist Momonga decides to not log out until the end. Momonga is then transformed into the image of a skeleton as “the most powerful wizard.” The world continues to change, with non-player characters (NPCs) beginning to have personalities. Having no parents, friends, or place in society, this ordinary young man Momonga then strives to take over the new world the game has become
MyAnimeList has added Overlord 4 in their database which confirms Overlord anime season 4.
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