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Evil Lord Greed (強欲の魔将) is an Evil Lord of the Great Tomb of Nazarick. He serves as one of Demiurge's subordinates in the 7th Floor.


Evil Lord Greed wears a full plate armor that is open at the chest, proudly revealing his abdominal muscles. He has a black bat wings and two horns protruding from its temples. He might have been mistaken for a beautiful young man. However, his eyes hold a desire that knows no limit.


No concrete information is given on his personality save he is a loyal subordinate of Demiurge.


Evil Lord Greed is one of Demiurge's personal bodyguards. He is a monster around level 80, who spawned in Demiurge’s realm of the Underground Volcano, near the door to the 8th Floor with the responsibility of guarding it.


The Undead King Arc[]

Main article: The Undead King Arc

Evil Lord Greed alongside with the other Evil Lords were in the entrance of the Great Tomb of Nazarick. When Momonga appears, they all recognize him due to his aura. They get confused for why he is there and for why he is wearing armor and calling himself Dark Warrior.

Later, Albedo appears and asks where Demiurge is. They inform her that he left with Dark Warrior. After confirming that the Dark Warrior is Momonga, Albedo plans to go where he is, but decides to first take a bath since she doesn’t want to shown Momonga her filthy self. Evil Lord Envy then suggested her to present her current attire, saying that a beautiful woman like Albedo would be best served by showing the signs of doing hard work. Evil Lord Greed and Evil Lord Wrath also supports her opinion and they are able to convince Albedo.[1]

The Emissary of the King Arc[]

Main article: The Emissary of the King Arc

Evil Lord Greed and the other Evil Lords patrolled the grounds of the 7th Floor. They encountered a Death Knight under orders from Ainz Ooal Gown to see Demiurge. The demons quickly directed it to Demiurge's dwelling.[2]

The Men in the Kingdom Arc[]

Main article: The Men in the Kingdom Arc

Evil Lord Greed alongside with the other Evil Lords participated in Demiurge's plan, Operation Gehenna.[3] They were ordered by Demiurge to summon an army of demons in the capital of the Re-Estize Kingdom.[4]

Ainz (Isekai Quartet) 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

Evil Lord Greed was revived after he was killed in the aftermath of the transfer to the New World. He was seen part of Demiurge's team in Crimson Temple, participating in the Nazarick Fighting Tournament.[5] Much later Evil Lord Greed and the other Evil Lords were guarding the ruined Throne Room when a strange monster appeared and engulfed the room in light.[6]

Greed and his fellow Evil Lords would then participate in a plan in creating the identity of Jaldabaoth. Once Emperor Jircniv Rune Farlord El-Nix made a deal with the Demon Emperor to eliminate the Chaos Beasts that were about to destroy E-Rantel, he and the demons displayed their power in wiping the monsters out. However when it came time for Jaldabaoth to collect his payment which was not only the city's riches but also Jircniv's life, the imperial forces resisted. However it did not matter and Greed and the others slaughtered all those defied them.

When it came time to execute the Bloody Emperor, Pandora's Actor disguised as the protagonist rose to fight the demons and save the emperor. Greed was the last to fall, right after Evil Lord Envy, seemingly killed by the impersonator.[7]

Evil Lord Greed would be revealed to be alive in a mine near Re-Blumrushur. He was ordered by Demiurge to appear there before the protagonist and Blue Roses. His presence coupled with Zurrernorn conducting living sacrifices gave the adventurers the proof that was needed to oust the corrupt noble Marquis Blumrush. He fought the adventurers on behalf of his colleague, Abyss Demon who he recalled suffered at the hands of Blue Roses. The demon feigned at being defeated by the adventurers and managed to slip away but causing the mine to collapse forcing his attackers to flee to avoid being crushed. The Evil Lord were survive and be present at a debriefing in the Round Table where he and several other agents were applauded by Momonga for securing a mine for Nazarick.[8]

Upon Demiurge's return with ore of adamantite from the Abelion Hills, he tried to create his Sorcerer King Momonga Statue but was suffering from an artistic block. Greed, Evil Lord Envy and Abyss Demon were unable to provide demon with any satisfactory help. Demiurge eventually ordered Envy to call Albedo to him. Once Albedo was brought on the project, Envy and the other demons witnesses a new energy from Demiurge in his work. Later at the National Foundation Day Ceremony, Greed attended the event and stood among the subordinates in the Throne Room of Fake Nazarick.[9]

During the New Year's event in Nazarick, Greed and the other Evil Lords were called to the 1st Floor to guard the dungeon whilst Momonga and his allies dealt with the threat of the new Shiramochi-ō.[10]

When a batch of luxurious chocolates reserved for a noble's party from the Re-Estize Kingdom was damaged in E-Rantel, Shalltear and Albedo led an emergency operation to replace the goods. Greed and his colleagues Envy and Wrath were later assigned by Demiurge to guard the floors of Nazarick that were under Shalltear's supervision while she was on coordinating the effort.[11]

END of NON-CANON content

Abilities and Powers[]

Evil Lord Greed's level is around level 80. He can summon an army of demons as shown in the plan Operation Gehenna.


Ainz Ooal Gown[]

Like the rest of the NPCs, he is absolutely loyal to him. Even though he didn’t understand and was confused about why he was wearing an armor and calling himself Dark Warrior, he still respected his decisions.


Evil Lord Greed is one of Demiurge's personal bodyguards. He participated in Demiurge's plan, Operation Gehenna. He summoned an army of demons in the capital of Re-Estize Kingdom.


Evil Lord Greed supported the idea of Albedo meeting Momonga with her current dirty attire. He is also afraid of her and knows that he can’t hide anything from her.


  • In the anime Evil Lord Greed is depicted in wielding a War Scythe.



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