The official Twitter account for the Overlord TV anime franchise announced last night that the series will be holding a special live broadcast on May 8 that will “reveal the latest information” on the series along with conversations with the three main members of the series. cast of the TV anime.
Appearing in the broadcast will be the voice of Ainz (Satoshi Hino), Albedo (Yumi Hara), and Shalltear Bloodfallen (Sumire Uesaka). The broadcast will take place on NicoNico at 8 PM on May 8 between reruns of the first nine episodes of the series and the last four episodes of the first season.
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Overlord is a series of Japanese light novels written by Kugane Maruyama and illustrated by so-bin. It began serializing online in 2010, before being acquired by Enterbrain. Fourteen volumes have been published since July 30, 2012. The author has stated that he plans to make 17 novels but that with enough popularity they can continue more. A manga adaptation of Satoshi Ōshio, with art by Hugin Miyama, began publication in Kadokawa Shoten’s manga magazine Comp Ace as of November 26, 2014. Both the light novels and the manga are licensed in North America by Yen Press, with a November release date. 8, 2016.
Madhouse’s anime television series adaptation consists of 3 seasons with 13 episodes each, and the first season will air from July 7 to September 29, 2015. Two compilation anime films that recap the events of the first season were released in Japan on February 25, 2017, and March 11, 2017, respectively. The second season ran from January 9 to April 3, 2018, and the third season premiered later the same year, on July 10, 2018, after which the last episode aired on October 2, 2018.