Overlord: Ple Ple Pleiades

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Synonyms: Overlord Specials
Japanese: オーバーロード ぷれぷれぷれあです


Type: Special
Episodes: 8
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 25, 2015 to Feb 24, 2016
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio PuYUKAI
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, MagicMagic, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.991 (scored by 3601236,012 users)
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Ranked: #37302
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Popularity: #1992
Members: 66,500
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Specials bundled with the Blu-ray and DVD volumes of Overlord featuring simplified character animations.


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Ashina, Minoru
Director, Episode Director, Script
Gou, Fumiyuki
Sound Director
Takehara, Minoru
Animation Director, Character Design


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Oct 16, 2015
Mythof_Feminism (All reviews)
Pure Pure Pleiades is a series of shorts taking place in the same universe as the "Overlord" series. It features the main character 'Ains Ool Gown' and Albedo interacting with the Sento Maids, the titular Pleiades.

Now, going into this you must understand that this is not part of the main story, they are simple omakes that serve to provide some comedic value while simultaneously developing some of the characters that are not featured in the main series.... and that is where its value truly shines.

The Pleiades are meant to be major characters in the story but were not given much to do. There are 6 read more
Aug 12, 2016
krazykombat (All reviews)
All Hail The Supreme One, Ains-sama!!

Let's begin, shall we? Overlord, the parent story, follows an otaku gamer who creates the most well-known guild in a game. The game gets shut down and he's stuck inside and teleported to another world as an undead king. As undead have no emotions, his emotions have been erased.

Overlord: Ple Ple Pleiades follows a story of Ains using an item to temporarily get his emotions back, and these OVA follow his story until the effects wear off. As well as Ains, the OVA also follow the battle maids.

What follows is complete comedy and goofiness, completely different from the dark undertone read more
Aug 26, 2015
IndienRock (All reviews)
Hello Mal users,

this is my first review so please go easy. I am a big fan of Overlord and love the show and came across this little series. It has nothing to do with the story and doesnt help u understand overlord other then maybe the maid of Lord Ainz Ooal Gown.

The main focus of these mini series are about Ainz Ooal Gown who has cast himself and now has emotions and is trying to deal with them. Good concept as he is a undead and should not have feelings.

What surprises the most is that the art is total differnt then Overlord. It has read more

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