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"Hataraku Maou-sama!" (or, "The Devil Is a Part-Timer!") is a light novel series by Satoshi Wagahara in which Satan attempts to take over the world by means of MgRonald's.

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Who are the Four Generals based on?

In the anime, there are four generals: Lucifer, Alciel, Malacoda, and Adramelech, and they all work under the devil. I'm wondering which group of 4 these demons are based on. I've mostly thought that ...
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Are the Japanese names of the characters from Ente Isla references to something?

I feel like there is some kind of joke with the characters' fake names that I am missing. One of the characters I think asks if their names are outdated. Is that the joke, just that they are using ...
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How and why do the characters speak Japanese?

In Ente Isla they have their own language, and I don't think the people there (especially the ones living on the land) know anything about Japan or Earth. So how could Emilia, her father and that one ...
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Is Emilia stronger than the Four Generals?

According to the Hataraku Maou-sama Wikia, Satan tried to conquer the land of Ente Isla with four of his war generals, Adramelech, Lucifer, Alsiel, and Malacoda, but was eventually forced to ...
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An anime about two demons being teleported from medieval time to future [closed]

That anime was about two demons being teleported from medieval time to future. They were on some island surrounded by another 4 islands. On the main one in the middle were demons, and they kept ...
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What is the magazine the Dark Lord reads?

In Hataraku Maou-sama!, there is a magazine that appears in the Dark Lord's apartment on more than one occasion. It seems to read something like "yoride-FF". Is this any existing magazine, or a ...
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In the first episode of Hataraku Maou-sama, what is the “Underworld” language based on?

In the first half of the first episode of Hataraku Maou-sama, we can hear conversation between Satan and Alsiel in "Underworld" language. Is the "Underworld" language based on a real language, or is ...