Overlord Author, Anime Director and Goblin Slayer Author At Anime Expo 2018

In a press release, BOOK☆WALKER announced bringing OVERLORD author Kugane Maruyama and OVERLORD anime director Naoyuki Ito, as well as Goblin Slayer author Kumo Kagyus, to Anime Expo 2018. The world premiere of OVERLORD season 3 episode 1 will debut during Anime Expo 2018 on Saturday, July 7th.

Fans can now submit questions to ask for the official OVERLORD and Goblin Slayer panels that will be held during the convention. 

BookWalker describes OVERLORD as: 

For twelve years, the virtual world of Yggdrasil has served as the playground and battlefield for the skeletal lord Momonga and his guild of fellow monsters, Ainz Ooal Gown. But the guild’s glory days are over, and the game is shutting down permanently. When Momonga logs in one last time just to be there when the servers go dark, something happens–and suddenly, fantasy is reality. A rogues’ gallery of fanatically devoted NPCs is ready to obey his every order, but the world Momonga now inhabits is not the one he remembers. The game may be over, but the epic tale of Ainz Ooal Gown is only beginning…

A TV anime adaption has been announced for Goblin Slayer, which is slated to premiere October 2018. Yen Press describes the series as: 

A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It’s the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who’s dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by any means necessary. And when rumors of his feats begin to circulate, there’s no telling who might come calling next…


Leave a Comment!

Leave a Reply