For the map in Call of Duty: Ghosts, see Overlord (map).
Overlord is the code name of an American command base that during combat gives information on the enemy's strength and location, as well as new orders or objectives to the soldiers currently in action.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Edit
Overlord was the U.S. Command from
during the U.S. Marine invasion of Saudi Arabia (labeled "Command" in the subtitles, identifying himself as "Overlook" at the beginning of " Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Shock and Awe"). He was last heard in the mission " No Fighting in the War Room", when all the SAS and USMC teams were ordered to exit the base.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Edit
Overlord gives orders to the
U.S. Army Rangers, particularly Hunter Two-One, in . He is heard in " Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Of Their Own Accord", " Wolverines!" and many other levels, including Spec Ops. He communicates objectives and commands to Sgt. Foley's squad.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Edit
Overlord also appears again in
giving orders to the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Delta Force. Those members include Sandman, Truck, Grinch, and Frost. They worked with Task Force 141 temporarily in Down the Rabbit Hole. He is also the Survival Mode announcer and the announcer for Delta Force in multiplayer. During the cutscene of " Iron Lady", his information and his connecting with the Presidential Aide ranks him as a General Commander.
Overlord's dossier in
Modern Warfare 3.
Call of Duty: Ghosts Edit
Overlord is heard in the flashback mission
Legends Never Die, communicating with and giving orders to Rorke, Merrick, Ajax and Elias as they venture through the flooded city on their quest to eliminate Almagro.