The BEST Episodes of Overlord
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 7, 2020
In the year 2138, virtual reality gaming is booming. Yggdrasil, a popular online game is quietly shut down one day. However, one player named Momonga decides to not log out. 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 feel emotion. 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.
#1 - The Dark Warrior
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 1, 2015
Momonga and Narberal begin their respective battles against Clementine and Khajit. Momonga takes this chance to learn about the mechanics of fighting in this world, but in the end, he must show Clementine the consequences of offending him.
#2 - A Handful of Hope
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 28, 2018
The worker group Foresight is teleported to the fighting arena in the sixth floor to challenge the great Ains Ooal Gown. Ains tries to restrain his smoldering fury as he disposes the last of the filthy thieves that dare trample into his treasured Nazarick.
#3 - Player VS Non Player Character
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 29, 2015
Momonga reminds Shalltear that he is the master of Nazarick and that his name carries the weight of all the supreme beings of Ains Ooal Gown. After the battle comes to a close, Momonga quickly takes action to strengthen the defenses of Nazarick.
#4 - War of Words
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 4, 2018
Ainz sends Aura and Mare to the Empire with a message. Come and apologize or watch as your country burn to the ground. With no other option, Emperor Jircniv heads toward Nazarick with the head of a noble in tow. Though, things are not as they seem.
#5 - Twin Swords of Slashing Death
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 25, 2015
After Momonga registers Hamusuke with the guild, he goes to Nphirea's home to find that his client has been kidnapped. The zombified remains of the Swords of Darkness litter the storage room. And there, Momonga finds the tortured body of Ninya.
#6 - Another Battle
Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 18, 2018
Carne Village is in a pinch once again. An army led by the first prince of Re-Estize has appeared, demanding to be let in so the villagers can be questioned about Ains Ooal Gown. Enri must make a decision for the village and its people.
#7 - Butterfly Entangled in a Spider's Web
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 21, 2018
The foolish workers that have entered the Tomb of Nazarick greatly anger Ains Ooal Gown. Albedo and the others have already finished preparations for their welcome and Lord Ains watches on, determined that not a single one leaves his tomb alive.
#8 - Jaldabaoth
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 20, 2018
Demiurge takes charge of Nazarick's forces, laying out the mission to strike at Eight Fingers. Meanwhile, Lakyus details a similar mission to her squad captains. Sebas, Climb, and Brain raid Six Arms' compound together.
#9 - Ruler of Death
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 28, 2015
Momonga finds that the attackers of Carne Village were Slane Theocracy soldiers dressed as people from the Baharuth Empire. As the attack to lure and eliminate Gazef Stronoff continues, Momonga takes this chance to continue his tests...
#10 - The Ultimate Trump Card
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 3, 2018
The guardsmen and adventurers face a daunting array of demons until Momon arrives and takes charge. Brain once again comes face to face with Shalltear. While Evileye is occupied, Demiurge reveals his plan to Ains.
#11 - The Final Battle of the Disturbance
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 27, 2018
Evileye petitions Momon to help her, and he begins fighting the disguised Demiurge. As Climb and the others try to get Tuare out of the compound, they face resistance. Renner convenes an emergency strategy meeting.
#12 - Player vs Player
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 2, 2018
Gazef challenges Ains to a duel that is impossible to win and Ains decides to accept. The battle will soon come to an end and the fate of E-Rantel will be decided. Even amongst the bloodshed, Gazef and Ains both hold the other in deep respect.
#13 - Battle of Carne Village
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 21, 2015
Momonga continues his efforts to protect Nazarick from the unknown forces he may be up against in this world. As he manipulates the Mirror of Remote Viewing, he notices a village being attacked and decides to test his strength against humans.
#14 - True Vampire
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 8, 2015
Momonga finds out that Shalltear has revolted against him, due to something that had happened while she was on her mission with Sebas and Solution. The story rewinds a bit and goes over that very event. What could possibly change her loyalty to him?
#15 - The Bloody Valkyrie
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 22, 2015
Though Shalltear's skill set puts Momonga at a complete disadvantage, he steps forward into battle. He gave various world items to his guardians to ensure the safety of Nazarick in his absence. Now, all that is left is a battle of life and death!
#16 - Massacre
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 25, 2018
The war is finally starting. The Empire plans to use this chance to see the depths of the Sorcerer King's strength and the Kingdom is confident that their have fully prepared themselves for this war. Gazef stands ready. Now, let the despair begin.
#17 - Floor Guardians
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 14, 2015
Grateful that they weren't cast aside, the floor guardians experience the rule of their true master for the first time. Momonga quickly assess the situation and works toward protecting the tomb from invaders while contemplating what he must do.
#18 - Army of Death
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2018
The alliance of the Lizard men win the battle and defeat the army of undead. The defeat guardian Cocytus and the new ability to learn from their mistakes, prove that the guardians can adapt to new situations. Ainz Ooal Gown therefore changes his tactics, ordering Cocytus to bring the Lizard men to their knees and under the rule of the Great Tomb of Nazarick.
#19 - Wise King of Forest
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 18, 2015
Momonga and his group continue to Carne Village. There they see that the villagers are working toward fortifying their defenses against possible future enemies. Nphirea meets up with Enri and asks her about this man named Ains Ooal Gown.
#20 - Two Venturers
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 4, 2015
Momonga sets out with Narberal disguised as humans under the names of Momon and Nabe for the city of E-Rantel. There they register to become adventurers in order to gain more information about this unknown world. As they do, evil gathers around them.
#21 - The Freezing God
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 6, 2018
At the outpost in the Tob Forest, Ains strategizes with his guardians, and imposes Shalltear's penance upon her. The Lizard Man chiefs assemble and receive Cocytus on the battlefield for their final showdown.
#22 - End and Beginning
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 7, 2015
Momonga is a regular salaryman who leads a guild in an DMMO-RPG known as Yggdrasil. After twelve years of playing the game, the servers are finally shutting down. Momonga logs in for the last time, seeing the game to its end. However, after the clock strikes midnight, nothing changes.
#23 - Soaring Sparks of Fire
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 6, 2018
Sebas begins his raid of the brothel from one side, while Climb and Brain enter from the other side. While Climb covers the exit alone, he is confronted by Succulent and Cocco Doll trying to flee and a desperate fight begins.
#24 - Disturbance Begins in the Royal Capital
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 13, 2018
Ains calls on Sebas to answer for his actions, and to discuss what is to become of Tuare. Renner meets with the Blue Rose, then Marquis Raeven, to consult with them about her planned attacks against Eight Fingers.
#25 - Confusion and Understanding
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 15, 2015
Momonga does damage control at the guild while he assesses the reason for Shalltear's revolt. Coming to the conclusion that she is under an incurable status effect, Momonga goes to the treasury to retrieve some of the powerful weapons of Nazarick.