Overlord General Discussion:

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26 TobiasDrake11th Dec 2013 03:16:16 PM from Colorado, USA , Relationship Status: Married to my murderer
I would consider him more of an emperor. Monarchy is passed down by blood and features ideals such as the Divine Right to Rule, the idea that a specific bloodline and all members of it are inherently sacred.

The Overlord is the ruler of a nation with a strong expansionist policy, colonizing and conquering other countries and adding them to his own. This marks his nation as an Empire.
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27 MarqFJA11th Dec 2013 03:21:11 PM from Saudi Arabia , Relationship Status: Shipping fictional characters
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An empire (as in, a state ruled by an emperor) is a monarchy, though. And not all monarchies are hereditary or uphold "divine right to rule" (modern constitutional monarchies, anyone?), either; you can have elective monarchies, or even monarchies where succession is determined by which of the would-be successors wins/survives a battle to the death between them.

edited 11th Dec '13 3:21:44 PM by MarqFJA

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28 Canid11711th Dec 2013 03:52:41 PM , Relationship Status: Hello, I love you
Yeah its an evil Empire.
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29 Journeyman11th Dec 2013 04:30:46 PM from Here and there.
It's the Over Lord!
I think we need a Total War mod for this game. tongue That'd be fun!
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Let this be a real thing.

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It's funny, I picked up Overlord 2 a few weeks back and I'd said to myself, "There's no way they;re not going to revive this franchise in a few years, this is one of those open-ended universes were you could have a ridiculous amount of spin-offs and sequels."

Oh.

Well shit.

edited 17th Jul '15 12:36:02 PM by Soble

31 ultimatepheer17th Jul 2015 12:36:52 PM , Relationship Status: You cannot grasp the true form
I've got an idea...
I'm gonna be honest, it kinda looks like Diablo with that camera angle.
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32 Journeyman17th Jul 2015 04:33:35 PM from Here and there.
It's the Over Lord!
It looks too much like Diablo. I mean, this series was pretty much Evil Pikmin, and that's why I loved it so much.
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