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Guardian Knights (守護騎士) are elite insect soldiers. They guard and patrol the 9th Floor.


Guardian Knights resemble a stag beetles. While so, they wear uniform crimson surcoats. In addition, in place of armor, each knight possesses an incredibly tough exoskeleton.


They are high-level insect-type warriors. They have compound eyes, which gives them a broad field of vision. These were the sturdy soldiers that patrolled the level with vigilance and in perfect formation.[1]

Main Equipment

  • Spear: A crimson spear that gives off a pulsating aura.


  • Their name and appearance has come from the Web Novel. In the Light Novel, Guardian Knights were briefly mentioned as Cocytus' subordinates.[2]


  1. Overlord First Half Chapter 25: Orders
  2. Overlord Blu-ray 01 Special: The Emissary of the King

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