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Pontifex Maximus (最高神官) is the head of state of the Slane Theocracy.

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Personality[edit | edit source]

Background[edit | edit source]

At some point the current Pontifex Maximus was originally a member of one of the Six Scriptures. It can be assumed that he managed to rise to the rank of a Cardinal since only a member of the Six Cardinals can rise to the position of Pontifex Maximus.

Chronology[edit | edit source]

The Ruler of Conspiracy Arc[edit | edit source]

Main article: The Ruler of Conspiracy

The Pontifex Maximus presided over the meeting for the highest members of the Slane Theocracy.[1]

Abilities and Powers[edit | edit source]

The Pontifex Maximus is the highest authority within the Slane Theocracy.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Aside from the Cardinal whose sect the current Pontifex Maximus originally belonged to, the remaining Cardinals are each potential successors.
  • The Pontifec Maximus exists in the Web Novel, though the author at the time kept his identity secret and referred him as the pontiff.[2]
  • In Mass for the Dead, the Pontifex Maximus has a deputy, named Enhela Read Gahi, who acts in his place as the representative of the Slane Theocracy for the Tripartite Alliance.[3]

Quotes[edit | edit source]

  • (On Ainz): "I heard that the Sorcerer King used a powerful spell. As such, the Royal Army routed. Because of that, they abided by the requests made before the battle and ceded E-Rantel to the Sorcerer Kingdom for the founding of a nation. That’s all."

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Overlord Volume 10 Intermission
  2. Overlord First Half Chapter 60: Settings
  3. Mass for the Dead Chapter 07: Trilateral Talks
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