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Captain of the Ghost Ship (幽霊船の船長) is a tentative name for an elder lich that commands a Ghost Ship in the Katze Plains.


No information is given on its appearance.


No information is given on its personality, though it was mentioned that it had dealings with the living.


The captain of a ghost ship that sailed through the fog covered lands of the Katze Plains.


The Invaders of the Large Tomb Arc[]

Main article: The Invaders of the Large Tomb Arc

When Heavy Masher encountered an Elder Lich in the Great Tomb of Nazarick, Gringham noted that there were stories about one elder lich who is commanding a ghost ship within the Katze Plains.[1]

The Ruler of Conspiracy Arc[]

Main article: The Ruler of Conspiracy Arc

Ainz Ooal Gown remembered about the reports of a mysterious ship traveling the Katze Plains and wanted to investigate the claims, so he could consolidate his control over the region.[2]

The Paladin of the Holy Kingdom Arc[]

Main article: The Paladin of the Holy Kingdom Arc

The elder lich's vessel was seen by members of the Holy Kingdom Liberation Army while traveling to the capital of the Sorcerer Kingdom.[3]

Ainz (Isekai Quartet).png NOTICE: The following section and subsequent subsections are considered NON-CANON to the Overlord Light Novels.

Mass for the Dead Arc[]

Main article: Mass for the Dead Arc

In the game timeline, the elder lich and his ghost ship were sought by Kralgra led by the ambitious Igvarge in an effort to garner a reputation to exceed the protagonist. The adventurer succeeded in annihilating the lich though it was a pyrrhic victory that costed all of the members of Kralgra their lives. The ghost ship was later claimed by Momonga and its captain was replaced by Iguva=41. Iguva=41 was created and placed in that role by Momonga in order to infiltrate Six Arms who were seeking to recruit the captain of the ghost ship for a mission with a new client regarding travel through the Katze Plains.[4]

END of NON-CANON content

Abilities and Powers[]

Typically of other elder lichs it commands a mob of undead. Though uniquely it controls a Ghost Ship that can travel the land. The elder lich's strength in the game is ranks it as being strong that it required a mithril ranked adventurer team to defeat it.


  • It is unknown what exactly transpired between the Sorcerer Kingdom and the lich, by the time the Holy Kingdoms arrived, it was flying the banner of the Sorcerer Kingdom.


  1. Overlord Volume 07 Chapter 3: The Large Tomb
  2. Overlord Volume 10 Chapter 1: Sorcerer Kingdom of Ainz Ooal Gown
  3. Overlord Volume 12 Chapter 2: Seeking Salvation
  4. Mass for the Dead Special Event: Worker Within The Fog


Sorcerer Kingdom
Sorcerer King
Ainz Ooal Gown
Prime Minister
Soldiers and Officials
Demiurge Shalltear Bloodfallen Cocytus Aura Bella Fiora Mare Bello Fiore Victim Gargantua Pandora's Actor Yuri Alpha Lupusregina Beta CZ2128 Delta Narberal Gamma Solution Epsilon Entoma Vasilissa Zeta Aureole Omega Sebas Tian Tuareninya Veyron Enri Emmot Ryraryus Spenia Ai Indarun Hamsuke Gondo Firebeard Captain of the Ghost Ship
Spies and Accomplices
Renner Theiere Chardelon Ryle Vaiself Fluder Paradyne Doppel-Caspond Elias Brandt Dale Raeven
Other Citizens
Nfirea Bareare Nemu Emmot Lizzie Bareare Jugem Pe Riyuro Cona Brita Latimon Dyno Agu Shuringan Gurindai Kyumei Kaijali Kuunel Paipo Gokou Unlai Nonisu Suigyo Matsu Raimatsu Nosuli Yaburo Nobura Pluton Ainzach Theo Rakheshir Moknach Zaryusu Shasha Crusch Lulu Shasuryu Shasha Zenberu Gugu Sukyu Juju Kyuku Zuzu Head Priestess of Green Claw Head Hunter of Green Claw Elder of Green Claw Chief of Carne Village Pinison Pol Perlia Hejinmal Torangealit Munuinia Ilyslym Mianatalon Fuviness Kilistran Denshusha Marchioness Raeven Rii-tan