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** Teot'wakiism is obsessed with the idea of creating new worlds and universes. They have put a lot of thought how to do this and how to progress to it. As technology hasn't caught up they are mostly harmless scientists who spend their time developing theories and proposals to work to that goal.


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** Teot'wakiism is obsessed with the idea of creating new worlds and universes. They have put a lot of thought how to do this and how to progress to it. As technology hasn't caught up they are mostly harmless scientists who spend their time developing theories and proposals to work to that goal.


** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the center of their faith. None but the most [[TheFundementalist radical]] members believe the end to be immanent, and only a few scattered fanatics believe that they should bring it about.

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** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the center of their faith. None but the most [[TheFundementalist [[TheFundamentalist radical]] members believe the end to be immanent, and only a few scattered fanatics believe that they should bring it about.


** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the predominant belief. No one (except possibly [[TheFundamentalist the most radical]] or [[TheMentallyDisturbed the most deranged]] members) wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.

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** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the predominant belief. No one (except possibly [[TheFundamentalist center of their faith. None but the most [[TheFundementalist radical]] or [[TheMentallyDisturbed members believe the most deranged]] members) wants end to actually hasten it or be immanent, and only a few scattered fanatics believe that they should bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.about.



** Teot'wakiist belief emphasizes the oncoming apocalypse, but only in order to back up their tenet that members must do everything they can to make the world a better place ''now'', because it might not be there the next day.



** [[HeroesRUs The Immortalist Society]] believes in [[ImmortalitySeeker human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to [[SaveTheWorld prevent apocalypses and disasters]], [[EverybodyLives stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death]], and promote the virtues of [[LivingForeverIsAwesome a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all]].

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** [[HeroesRUs The Immortalist Society]] Society believes in [[ImmortalitySeeker human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to [[SaveTheWorld prevent apocalypses and disasters]], [[EverybodyLives stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death]], and promote the virtues of [[LivingForeverIsAwesome a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all]].



** Teot'wakiism believes that the world has already ended, and that current civilization is a pale imitation of the original created by the few survivors. The religion wishes to re-create the original pre-apocalypse world.



* '''Double Subverted''': Evulz' other plan turns out to culminate in using the stolen device to trigger an all-out world war that would wipe out the humanity.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Evulz' other Evulz really is a practicing Teot'wakiist in secret, and his ''other'' plan turns out to culminate in using the stolen device is to trigger an all-out world war that would wipe out the humanity.apocalyptic nuclear war, in accordance with Teot'wakiist beliefs. He uses other cultists as cannon fodder because they're going to be dead soon anyway if all goes well, so why not have it be in support of their cause?


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* ''Played For Drama'': Alice converts to Teot'wakiism after a DespairEventHorizon and ends up as the biggest threat to the heroes, turning a straightforward, solveable problem into a disaster.


** Teot'wakiism is obsessed with the idea of creating new worlds and universes. They have put a lot of thought how to do this and how to progress to it. As technology hasn't caught up they are mostly harmless scientists who spend their time developing theories and proposals to work to that goal.



* '''Parodied''': Teot'wakiism believes the world ends in a distinct way every five minutes thirty two seconds and three tenths of a second only to be perfectly recreated with no memories to anyone else. [[SaveScumming They believe it is because god is bored]]. Few are sure if they are [[PoesLaw serious]] or a ParodyReligion.

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* '''Parodied''': Teot'wakiism believes the world ends in a distinct way every five minutes thirty two seconds and three tenths of a second only to be perfectly recreated with no memories to anyone else.of the prior apocalypse. [[SaveScumming They believe it is because god is bored]]. Few are sure if they are [[PoesLaw serious]] or a ParodyReligion.


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* '''Played For Laughs''': Teot'wakiists are so incredibly stupid that they are harmless. They think turning out a light will bring the universe to an end.


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* '''Parodied''': ???Teot'wakiism believes the world ends in a distinct way every five minutes thirty two seconds and three tenths of a second only to be perfectly recreated with no memories to anyone else. [[SaveScumming They believe it is because god is bored]]. Few are sure if they are [[PoesLaw serious]] or a ParodyReligion.


** [[HeroesRUs The Immortalist Society]] believes in [[ImmortalitySeeker human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to [[SaveTheWorld prevent apocalypses and disasters]], [[EverybodyLives stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death]], and preach the virtues of [[LivingForeverIsAwesome a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all]].

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** [[HeroesRUs The Immortalist Society]] believes in [[ImmortalitySeeker human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to [[SaveTheWorld prevent apocalypses and disasters]], [[EverybodyLives stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death]], and preach promote the virtues of [[LivingForeverIsAwesome a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all]].



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* '''Averted''': ???Teot'wakiism does not center around apocalyptic ideas. [[MysteryCult Whatever]] [[ScamReligion they]] [[PathOfInspiration might]] [[ParodyReligion be]], end-of-the-world preachers they are ''not''.


** Teot'wakiism's ''only'' tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world, which according to it must be produced [[ApocalypseHow immediately and in any way possible]], and it's willing to welcome [[OmnicidalManiac anyone]] who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.

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** Teot'wakiism's ''only'' tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world, which according to it must be produced [[ApocalypseHow immediately and in any way possible]], and it's willing to welcome [[OmnicidalManiac anyone]] [[PsychoForHire who is willing willing]] [[AxCrazy to destroy or kill kill]] under its expansive umbrella.



** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the predominant belief. No one (except possibly [[TheFundamentalist the most radical]] or [[TheMentallyDisturbed the most loony]] members) wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.

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** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teot'wakiism, but it's not the predominant belief. No one (except possibly [[TheFundamentalist the most radical]] or [[TheMentallyDisturbed the most loony]] deranged]] members) wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.



** [[ImmortalitySeeker The Immortalist Society]] believes in [[LivingForeverIsAwesome human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to prevent apocalypses and disasters, stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death, and preach the virtues of a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all.

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** [[ImmortalitySeeker [[HeroesRUs The Immortalist Society]] believes in [[LivingForeverIsAwesome [[ImmortalitySeeker human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet]], and seeks to [[SaveTheWorld prevent apocalypses and disasters, disasters]], [[EverybodyLives stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death, death]], and preach the virtues of [[LivingForeverIsAwesome a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all.all]].



-->'''Scriptwriter Alex''': We need [[NebulousEvilOrganization some religious terrorist faction]] to oppose our heroes in this mission, and [[MiddleEasternTerrorists the Muslim threat]] [[DeadHorseTrope is too cliche already]]... Name something close you remember...\\

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-->'''Scriptwriter Alex''': We need [[NebulousEvilOrganization some a religious terrorist faction]] to oppose our heroes in this mission, and [[MiddleEasternTerrorists the Muslim threat]] [[DeadHorseTrope is too cliche already]]... Name something close you remember...\\



* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teot'wakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.

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* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teot'wakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just [[PragmaticVillainy too good to pass up.up]].



* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???
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-->'''Det. Alice''': I got an assignment to infiltrate and investigate a secret mysticist organization again.
-->'''Capt. Bella''': I hope it's not another band of loons preaching about the End of Time and stuff?
* '''Conversed''': ???"Do you notice that every other [[GenericDoomsdayVillain maggot who tries to destroy the world]] is a leader of some wacky quasi-religious group all too reminiscent of Jim Jones?"


'''Basic Trope''': A religion or sect obsessed with the end times / TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt, sometimes to the degree of trying to bring it into existence.

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'''Basic Trope''': A religion or sect obsessed with the end times / TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt, times, sometimes to the degree of trying to bring it into existence.



** Teotwakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate apocalyptic end of the world/ end of time/end of humanity.
** Teotwakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate end of the world/end of time/end of humanity AND believes that it must play a central role in inviting it or causing it to happen, anything from setting up the birth of or summoning an end-times figure to killing people or committing mass suicide.

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** Teotwakiism's Teot'wakiism has its central belief is in an [[TheEndIsNigh immediate or near-immediate near-immediate]] [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt apocalyptic end of the world/ end world, of time/end time, or of humanity.
humanity]].
** Teotwakiism's Teot'wakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate end of the world/end of time/end of humanity AND believes that it must play a central role in inviting it or causing it to happen, anything from setting up the birth of or summoning an end-times figure to killing people or committing mass suicide.



** Teotwakiism's ONLY tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world/end of time/end of humanity, which according to it must be produced immediately and in any way possible, and it's willing to welcome anyone who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.
** Teotwakiism ''actually has'' the supernatural or natural means to produce said apocalypse, and is engaged in a battle for the world/humanity/the fabric of space-time itself with any sane creature who doesn't want to be supernatural entity chow/wiped from existence/killed by weapons of mass destruction/etc
** Teotwakiism has become a mainstream religion or the ONLY religion in the entire setting or in a specific locality in it.

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** Teotwakiism's ONLY Teot'wakiism's ''only'' tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world/end of time/end of humanity, world, which according to it must be produced [[ApocalypseHow immediately and in any way possible, possible]], and it's willing to welcome anyone [[OmnicidalManiac anyone]] who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.
** Teotwakiism ''actually has'' [[NGOSuperpower Teot'wakiism]] actually ''has'' the supernatural or natural means to produce said apocalypse, and is engaged in a battle for the world/humanity/the fabric of space-time itself with any sane creature who doesn't want to be supernatural entity chow/wiped from existence/killed by weapons of mass destruction/etc
** Teotwakiism Teot'wakiism has become a mainstream religion or the ONLY religion in the entire setting or in a specific locality in it.



** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teotwakiism, but it's not the predominant belief, and no one/no one but those who are either TheMentallyDisturbed or TheFundamentalist wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.
** Teotwakiism believes that disasters and the end of the world / end of civilization / end of humanity are possibilities, maybe even definite possibilities, but emphasizes individual emergency preparedness, disaster preparedness, safety, and [[CrazyPrepared planning]] rather than violence or bringing on the apocalypse - a member might have a well-stocked fallout shelter, but won't be out killing people or committing suicide.

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** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teotwakiism, Teot'wakiism, but it's not the predominant belief, and no one/no belief. No one but those who are either TheMentallyDisturbed (except possibly [[TheFundamentalist the most radical]] or TheFundamentalist [[TheMentallyDisturbed the most loony]] members) wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.
** Teotwakiism Teot'wakiism believes that disasters and the end of the world / end of civilization / end of humanity are possibilities, maybe even definite possibilities, but emphasizes [[CrazyPrepared individual emergency preparedness, and disaster preparedness, readiness, safety, and [[CrazyPrepared planning]] rather than violence or bringing on the apocalypse - -- a member might have a well-stocked fallout shelter, but they won't be out killing people or committing suicide.



** The world is actually ending in the setting.

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** [[CrapsackWorld The world is world]] ''[[TheExtremistWasRight is]]'' [[JustBeforeTheEnd actually ending ending]] in the setting.



** The Immortalist Society believes in human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet, and seeks to prevent apocalypses and disasters, stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death, and preach the virtues of a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all.

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** [[ImmortalitySeeker The Immortalist Society Society]] believes in [[LivingForeverIsAwesome human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet, tenet]], and seeks to prevent apocalypses and disasters, stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death, and preach the virtues of a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all.



* '''Subverted''': ???
* '''Double Subverted''': ???

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* '''Subverted''': ???
The Teot'wakiist cult only serves as a front organization for [[TheManBehindTheMan Emperor Evulz]] to advance his ''other'' plan, namely to steal some [[WeaponOfMassDestruction WMDs]] and frame the "crazy cultists" for it, then use it to blackmail the world powers.
* '''Double Subverted''': ???Evulz' other plan turns out to culminate in using the stolen device to trigger an all-out world war that would wipe out the humanity.



* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???'''Enforced''':
-->'''Scriptwriter Alex''': We need [[NebulousEvilOrganization some religious terrorist faction]] to oppose our heroes in this mission, and [[MiddleEasternTerrorists the Muslim threat]] [[DeadHorseTrope is too cliche already]]... Name something close you remember...\\
'''Scriptwriter Bob''': Hmm, Aum Shinrikyo--\\
'''Scriptwriter Alex''': Got it! Let's base the enemy faction on Aun Sher-- what is that called again?



* '''Invoked''': Emperor Evulz covertly creates Teotwakiism and shapes its unique theology/eschatology. He may not believe the end of the world is coming (after all, he wants to conquer it), but hordes of people who do are easy to manipulate and cost nothing to maintain.
* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teotwakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.

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* '''Invoked''': Emperor Evulz covertly creates Teotwakiism Teot'wakiism and shapes its unique theology/eschatology. He may not believe the end of the world is coming (after all, he wants to conquer it), but hordes of people who do are [[UnwittingPawn easy to manipulate manipulate]] and cost nothing to maintain.
* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teotwakiists Teot'wakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.


** Teotowakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate apocalyptic end of the world/ end of time/end of humanity.
** Teotowakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate end of the world/end of time/end of humanity AND believes that it must play a central role in inviting it or causing it to happen, anything from setting up the birth of or summoning an end-times figure to killing people or committing mass suicide.

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** Teotowakiism's Teotwakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate apocalyptic end of the world/ end of time/end of humanity.
** Teotowakiism's Teotwakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate end of the world/end of time/end of humanity AND believes that it must play a central role in inviting it or causing it to happen, anything from setting up the birth of or summoning an end-times figure to killing people or committing mass suicide.



** Teotowakiism's ONLY tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world/end of time/end of humanity, which according to it must be produced immediately and in any way possible, and it's willing to welcome anyone who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.
** Teotowakiism ''actually has'' the supernatural or natural means to produce said apocalypse, and is engaged in a battle for the world/humanity/the fabric of space-time itself with any sane creature who doesn't want to be supernatural entity chow/wiped from existence/killed by weapons of mass destruction/etc
** Teotowakiism has become a mainstream religion or the ONLY religion in the entire setting or in a specific locality in it.

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** Teotowakiism's Teotwakiism's ONLY tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world/end of time/end of humanity, which according to it must be produced immediately and in any way possible, and it's willing to welcome anyone who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.
** Teotowakiism Teotwakiism ''actually has'' the supernatural or natural means to produce said apocalypse, and is engaged in a battle for the world/humanity/the fabric of space-time itself with any sane creature who doesn't want to be supernatural entity chow/wiped from existence/killed by weapons of mass destruction/etc
** Teotowakiism Teotwakiism has become a mainstream religion or the ONLY religion in the entire setting or in a specific locality in it.



** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teotowakiism, but it's not the predominant belief, and no one/no one but those who are either TheMentallyDisturbed or TheFundamentalist wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.
** Teotowakiism believes that disasters and the end of the world / end of civilization / end of humanity are possibilities, maybe even definite possibilities, but emphasizes individual emergency preparedness, disaster preparedness, safety, and [[CrazyPrepared planning]] rather than violence or bringing on the apocalypse - a member might have a well-stocked fallout shelter, but won't be out killing people or committing suicide.

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** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teotowakiism, Teotwakiism, but it's not the predominant belief, and no one/no one but those who are either TheMentallyDisturbed or TheFundamentalist wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.
** Teotowakiism Teotwakiism believes that disasters and the end of the world / end of civilization / end of humanity are possibilities, maybe even definite possibilities, but emphasizes individual emergency preparedness, disaster preparedness, safety, and [[CrazyPrepared planning]] rather than violence or bringing on the apocalypse - a member might have a well-stocked fallout shelter, but won't be out killing people or committing suicide.



* '''Invoked''': Emperor Evulz covertly creates Teotowakiism and shapes its unique theology/eschatology. He may not believe the end of the world is coming (after all, he wants to conquer it), but hordes of people who do are easy to manipulate and cost nothing to maintain.
* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teotowakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.

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* '''Invoked''': Emperor Evulz covertly creates Teotowakiism Teotwakiism and shapes its unique theology/eschatology. He may not believe the end of the world is coming (after all, he wants to conquer it), but hordes of people who do are easy to manipulate and cost nothing to maintain.
* '''Exploited''': Emperor Evulz feeds the Teotowakiists Teotwakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.


* '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': ???
Emperor Evulz covertly creates Teotowakiism and shapes its unique theology/eschatology. He may not believe the end of the world is coming (after all, he wants to conquer it), but hordes of people who do are easy to manipulate and cost nothing to maintain.
* '''Exploited''': ???Emperor Evulz feeds the Teotowakiists information on his rivals. He may have as much contempt for them as anyone else, but the opportunity to send a horde of suicidal fanatics after his nearest enemy is just too good to pass up.


The world is always ending over at the [ApocalypseCult]

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'''Basic Trope''': A religion or sect obsessed with the end times / TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt, sometimes to the degree of trying to bring it into existence.
* '''Straight''':
** Teotowakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate apocalyptic end of the world/ end of time/end of humanity.
** Teotowakiism's central belief is in an immediate or near-immediate end of the world/end of time/end of humanity AND believes that it must play a central role in inviting it or causing it to happen, anything from setting up the birth of or summoning an end-times figure to killing people or committing mass suicide.
* '''Exaggerated''':
** Teotowakiism's ONLY tenet is the apocalypse/end of the world/end of time/end of humanity, which according to it must be produced immediately and in any way possible, and it's willing to welcome anyone who is willing to destroy or kill under its expansive umbrella.
** Teotowakiism ''actually has'' the supernatural or natural means to produce said apocalypse, and is engaged in a battle for the world/humanity/the fabric of space-time itself with any sane creature who doesn't want to be supernatural entity chow/wiped from existence/killed by weapons of mass destruction/etc
** Teotowakiism has become a mainstream religion or the ONLY religion in the entire setting or in a specific locality in it.
* '''Downplayed''':
** The end of the world/end of time/end of humanity is one belief - maybe even a central belief - in Teotowakiism, but it's not the predominant belief, and no one/no one but those who are either TheMentallyDisturbed or TheFundamentalist wants to actually hasten it or bring it on, and most of the members live normal lives even with their "odd" or "scary" belief.
** Teotowakiism believes that disasters and the end of the world / end of civilization / end of humanity are possibilities, maybe even definite possibilities, but emphasizes individual emergency preparedness, disaster preparedness, safety, and [[CrazyPrepared planning]] rather than violence or bringing on the apocalypse - a member might have a well-stocked fallout shelter, but won't be out killing people or committing suicide.
* '''Justified''':
** The world is actually ending in the setting.
** The threat of apocalypse is the only thing that can motivate people to do anything about it/to stop it (as in the downplayed version)
* '''Inverted''':
** The Immortalist Society believes in human, animal, and planetary immortality as its primary tenet, and seeks to prevent apocalypses and disasters, stop any and all unnecessary and unwanted death, and preach the virtues of a peaceful universe striving toward eternal, immortal life for all.
** The Downplayed version can become an inversion: doomsday preppers who wish to protect and reestablish civilization and humanity after the apocalyptic disaster they predict.
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