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16th May '17 7:03:23 PM KoolKoopaGirl
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* In the Smite comics, [[spoiler:[[CainAndAbel Hades helps Loki kill Zeus]].]]
17th Apr '17 6:33:01 PM BattleMaster
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** Averted with Greyhawk's other major death diety, Wee Jas. She's a Lawful Neutral goddess of magic as well as death who's not terribly nice or popular but is respected.
14th Apr '17 12:17:27 PM SantosLHalper
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* In Turkic Mythology, Erlik Khan, who was originally a god of death and the underworld, was eventually re-interpreted as a demonic BigBad to oppose Tengri, [[BigGood Lord of the Eternal Blue Sky]].
13th Apr '17 5:09:23 AM MrThorfan64
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* Disney's done this trope waaaaaay back in the past: the 1934 SillySymphony ''The Goddess of Spring'' is a retelling of the Persephone myth, and Hades looks like a proper Mephistophelean stage devil. You can watch it [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oqp1NuyfnqI here]] for now.
** Though while Hades visually looks like a Christian demon, his behavior is arguably much less evil. After seeing that there's no way for him to make Persephone happy, he unconditionally releases her.

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* Disney's done this trope waaaaaay back in the past: the 1934 SillySymphony ''The Goddess of Spring'' is a retelling of the Persephone myth, and Hades looks like a proper Mephistophelean stage devil. devil, with his realm basically being Hell, containing fire and imps. You can watch it [[http://www.[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oqp1NuyfnqI com/watch?v=JuVRi9XzNpk here]] for now.
** Though while Hades visually looks like a Christian demon, his behavior is arguably much less evil. After seeing that there's no way for him to make Persephone happy, he unconditionally releases her.her on the condition that she spends half of each year with him.
10th Apr '17 3:31:37 PM dartblaze
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** However, this is completely played straight in [[TheFilmOfTheBook the movie]], wherein he was the [[BigBad Big Bad]] the whole time, and had a big, [[BuffySpeak flame-y, devil-y]] [[OneWingedAngel One Winged Angel-esque]] form. Also, said form seems a bit too much like a certain other [[BuffySpeak flame-y]] demon...
8th Apr '17 5:08:06 PM nombretomado
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* Palladium's ''{{Rifts}}'' is particularly bad about this. Here's a breakdown by pantheon:

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* Palladium's ''{{Rifts}}'' ''{{TabletopGame/Rifts}}'' is particularly bad about this. Here's a breakdown by pantheon:
16th Mar '17 9:38:02 AM nombretomado
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* The ''FreedomCity'' setting for ''MutantsAndMasterminds'' has Hades as a criminal mastermind trying to extend his reach on Earth, complete with an invasion by the forces of Tartarus back in the Silver Age. For bonus point, [[HollywoodVoodoo Baron Samedi]] is also a douchenozzle in setting, though that may have something to do with his choice of mount.

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* The ''FreedomCity'' setting for ''MutantsAndMasterminds'' ''TabletopGame/MutantsAndMasterminds'' has Hades as a criminal mastermind trying to extend his reach on Earth, complete with an invasion by the forces of Tartarus back in the Silver Age. For bonus point, [[HollywoodVoodoo Baron Samedi]] is also a douchenozzle in setting, though that may have something to do with his choice of mount.
14th Mar '17 9:13:07 PM DustSnitch
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* ''The Last Judgement'', the altar painting of the Art/SistineChapel, uses a variety of mythological figures the Greeks associated with sorting the dead into the Underworld as demons shuffling off the damned into the fires of Hell.

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* The altar painting of the Art/SistineChapel, ''The Last Judgement'', has two examples.
** The wise judge of the Greek Underworld, King Minos, sorted ''all'' of the dead, either into the blissful Elysium, the plain Fields of Asphodel, or the Fields of Punishment. In
''The Last Judgement'', the altar painting of king stands besides the Art/SistineChapel, uses a variety fire of mythological figures the Greeks associated with sorting the dead into the Underworld Hell as demons shuffling off the damned are cast into it, while allowing a demonic snake to coil around his body and giving no implication of his role in judging those who enter Paradise.
** Charon, who carried ''all''
the fires dead to the Greek afterlife, is shown beating a group of Hell.people off his boat into a horde of demons, who drag the people into Hell.
12th Mar '17 6:01:52 PM DustSnitch
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* ''The Last Judgement'', the altar painting of the Art/SistineChapel, uses a variety of mythological figures the Greeks associated with sorting the dead into the Underworld as demons shuffling off the damned into the fires of Hell.
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11th Mar '17 4:09:59 PM nombretomado
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* ''MightyMax'' had an episode where a snake monster is trying to summon Kali, but she's only evil under his mind control. Once Max snaps her out of it (using [[spoiler:an idol of Shiva, another DarkIsNotEvil god]], she deals with the snake monster for them and leaves.

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* ''MightyMax'' had an episode where ''WesternAnimation/MightyMax'':
** In one episode,
a snake monster is trying to summon Kali, but she's only evil under his mind control. Once Max snaps her out of it (using [[spoiler:an idol of Shiva, another DarkIsNotEvil god]], she deals with the snake monster for them and leaves.
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