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Commander (コマンダー) is the generic term used to refer to those with the capacity to command in the Overlord series. Besides being a job class name for some, individuals not belonging to the class can still be classified as one to some degree by leading their group through roles handed down to them.


The commander class is a job class that can improve the abilities of a team.[1]

Known Commanders

Known Classes

Known Commander-type Monsters

Abilities and Powers

Commanders are able to instruct others to follow their instructions. When the commander's instructions are followed, his/her followers receive additional buffs.[2]


  • There were certain commander-type classes that allowed for simultaneous communication with many people.[3]
  • Even without the Commander class and bonuses from possessing it, Cocytus is still given the role as Commander of the Army of Death by Ainz Ooal Gown during the war with the Lizardmen Alliance.[4]


  1. Overlord Blu-ray 06 Special Character Sheet: Punitto Moe
  2. Overlord Volume 08 Author Thoughts
  3. Overlord Blu-ray 06 Special Overlord Prologue (2nd Half)
  4. Overlord Volume 04 Chapter 3: Army of Death