Overlord fans have plenty to be happy about after the anime had a live-streaming marathon in Japan. Because as it turns out, the marathon also announced that the series is getting a fourth season! It will be covering the Holy Kingdom Arc from the light novel series. They also announced that there will also be a new Overlord Movie as well. The staff even released a brand new key visual featuring Ains!
Naoyuki Itou will be returning to direct the new TV anime over at Madhouse. Also returning are character designer Satoshi Tasaki and script writer and supervisor Yukie Sugawara. Much of the staff are also reprising their roles as well. These include Satoshi Hino as Ains, Yumi Hara as Albedo, Sumire Uesaka as Shalltear, Emiri Katou as Aura, Yumi Uchiyama as Mare, Masayuki Katou as Demiurge, and Kenta Miyake as Cocytus.
Meanwhile, original novel illustrator so-bin celebrated the announcement with a brand new illustration. It features Ains and Albedo with the number 4:
Unfortunately, they did not reveal any further information about the new movie yet. Expect the staff to announce more details about the film, as well as Season 4 in the days to come.
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