|Residence||Great Tomb of Nazarick|
|Light Novel||Overlord Volume 1|
Eight-Edge Assassin (エイトエッジ・アサシン) is a ninja insect monster.
A magical being with a human-like body shape that wear a black spider ninja costume which have eight legs that are like keen blades.
Eighth-edge Assassin is a magical being that is able to render itself invisible. In addition, it can suspend itself on a ceiling like a bat. Each of its eight legs allow them to stick to the ceiling, attached with a razor. The moment it leaps towards its prey, it could launch eight simultaneous strikes. Its ability are to kill its prey with a single blow to the head.
- They are beings summoned from YGGDRASIL gold.
- One of them came to pay its personal respect to Ainz after he saved Carne Village.
- A group of Eight-Edge Assassins, guarding Ainz Ooal Gown's chamber, played a part in rescuing Ainz from being raped by Albedo.
- Originally this monster was a spawned as part of Nazarick's defenses, but since coming to the New World, it and others have become self-aware.