Shub-Niggurath (シュブニグラス) is an religious entity from YGGDRASIL.

Appearance Edit

Personality Edit

Given it requires sacrifices to receive Shub-Niggurath blessings, it can be assumed that she is somber and sinister.

Background Edit

According to Ainz Ooal Gown, when one makes an offering to the Black Goddess of the Bountiful Harvest, she will reciprocate with a gift of her offspring.[1]

Chronology Edit

The Magic Caster of Destroy Arc Edit

Main article: The Magic Caster of Destroy Arc

Ainz referred her briefly to Nimble Arc Dale Anoch after his Super-Tier Spell was casted and resulted in death of 70,000 members of the Royal Army.[2]

Abilities and Powers Edit

Shub-Niggurath seems to be connected to the Super-Tier Magic Spell, Iä Shub-Niggurath. The spell summons her children, the Dark Young which are level 90 monsters speaks volumes of the goddess's power.

Trivia Edit

  • Shub-Niggurath is Cthulu Mythos deity associated with fertility created by H. P. Lovecraft, appearing in his story "The Last Test" (1928).
  • The Super-Tier Spell, "Iä! Shub-Niggurath!" is actually a mysterious expression used in H.P. Lovecraft's "Necronomicon".
  • It is unclear if Shub-Niggurath in YGGDRASIL exists as an Non-Playable Character like most deities in the game or is flavor text for Iä! Shub-Niggurath!.


  1. Overlord First Half Chapter 97: Massacre Part 3
  2. Overlord Volume 09 Chapter 4: Massacre
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