‘Overlord’ is one of the most popular isekai anime out there. It is also one of the best anime which is set in a game world. It revolves around a virtual reality game known as Yggdrasil whose final hours have come and the servers are going to be shut down forever. Momonga, a veteran of the game, decides to stay in the game until the servers are shut completely. But then he finds that even after midnight the game is still going on and it seems he is inside the game. Being quite powerful and experienced he decides to take control of this world. The massive popularity of this series is due to its protagonist Momonga who is sort of a dark and ruthless character who rules the world of Yggdrasil. If you have watched the series and were wondering what are some other anime similar to it that you can enjoy then you have come to the right place. Here’s a list of anime similar ‘Overlord’ that are our recommendations. You can watch several of these anime like Overlord on Crunchyroll, Hulu or Netflix.
15. Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody (2018)
If you like some harem theme with your game genre anime then you might wanna take a look at ‘Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody‘. Though this anime is not as good at ‘Overlord’ but still nice little fun one to pass your time. The protagonist of this anime is Ichirou Suzuki. He works as a programmer and his job includes testing and debugging games. He seems to have too much work and by the end of the day, he has no energy left. Thankfully, he gets a chance to doze off. But when he wakes up he finds himself in a world which is a mash of many games that he has been testing. His appearance is quite young and his name is Sato, the name he uses to beta test the games. He fends off an attack by an army of lizardmen and his level boosts up to 310. Now, overpowered he decides to explore this fantasy land.
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14. Seiken no Blacksmith (2009)
Look, ‘Seiken no Blacksmith’ is on this list because it is similar to ‘Overlord’ in its settings and genre. By that, I don’t mean to say that the anime is as good as ‘Overlord’ but still is fun enough to give it a watch. If you want something more serious and interesting you can skip this one. Using the devil’s power is forbidden. This was done after a tragic war broke out in which the power of the devil was used. Cecily Campbell is a knight. She has an old sword, given to her by her grandfather, which seriously needs some repairing. She is searching for a blacksmith when she stumbles upon a duel between a man with a strange sword and a ruffian. The ruffian used the devil’s power but the man defeats him. Turns out he is a blacksmith by the name of Luke. Soon, the duo begins their adventure.