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* AllThereInTheScript: Nobody but Sock is named in the shorts themselves, but several names are revealed through character artwork Gerling posted on his developer blog. [[spoiler:The sky god is Hothica, the plant god is Gaeous, the water god is Uquorion, and the cerberus monster is Ceriazibus]].


* BlowYouAway: One of the storm god's powers. It can manipulate wind in many ways, but its main offence is to use [[ShockAndAwe lightning]].

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* BlowYouAway: One of the storm sky god's powers. It can manipulate wind in many ways, but its main offence is to use [[ShockAndAwe lightning]].



* GreenThumb: The jungle god's powers. It simply has to cry on something to create giant sentient flora.
* GodOfEvil: Sock is worshipped by his cult as this, rampantly murdering and torturing people seemingly for kicks... [[HumanResources Not that The Elementals are much better]]. In ''Empire'' we get a look at the Cult of Sock's creation myth, depicting Sock descending from a crack in the firmament with the other elementals, implying some rather disturbing things about them all.
* GoodIsNotNice: The elementals who arrive to defeat Sock are utterly indifferent to human suffering, [[HumanResources to the point that the lighting elemental steals their bones for a wind spear, the plant elemental using them as mulch for its creations and the water elemental stealing all the water from its surroundings to attack with, including the water inside humans]]. Although with [[GodOfEvil Sock]] [[EldritchAbomination it's kind of necessary.]]

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* GreenThumb: The jungle plant god's powers. It simply has to cry on something to create giant sentient flora.
* GodOfEvil: Sock is worshipped by his cult as this, rampantly murdering and torturing people seemingly for kicks... [[HumanResources Not that The Elementals the other gods are much better]]. In ''Empire'' we get a look at the Cult of Sock's creation myth, depicting Sock descending from a crack in the firmament with the other elementals, gods, implying some rather disturbing things about them all.
* GoodIsNotNice: The elementals gods who arrive to defeat Sock are utterly indifferent to human suffering, [[HumanResources to the point that the lighting elemental sky god steals their bones for a wind spear, the plant elemental god using them as mulch for its creations and the water elemental god stealing all the water from its surroundings to attack with, including the water inside humans]]. Although with [[GodOfEvil Sock]] [[EldritchAbomination it's kind of necessary.]]



* HopeSpot: For the citizens when the elementals arrive. It's quickly made clear that they only care about fighting Sock, with complete disregard to the destruction and death they cause in the process.

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* HopeSpot: For the citizens when the elementals gods arrive. It's quickly made clear that they only care about fighting Sock, with complete disregard to the destruction and death they cause in the process.



* LandSeaSky: The plant, sky and water elementals.

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* LandSeaSky: The plant, sky and water elementals.three gods that fight Sock.



* PerpetualFrowner: The plant god has an unchanging morose look on its face.



* ShockAndAwe: In addition to [[BlowYouAway creating wind]] the storm god can summon very powerful lightning bolts.

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* ShockAndAwe: In addition to [[BlowYouAway creating wind]] the storm sky god can summon very powerful lightning bolts.



* SwissArmyTears: The jungle god can create plants by crying.

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* SwissArmyTears: The jungle plant god can create plants by crying.


* CutShort: Development of the fourth installment, Rictus of Sock, unfortunately stopped when the creator decided to pursue another project.

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* CutShort: Development of the fourth installment, Rictus ''Rictus of Sock, Sock'', unfortunately stopped when the creator decided to pursue another project.


The Sock series is made by [[http://www.barfquestion.com Grey Gerling]], who is known for his unique hand drawn style of animation. There are currently 3 parts, with the finale to the quadrilogy on its way. The series is available on [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6dc0Ld9gO8&list=PLBC1E15B62F4B0011 YouTube]] and [[http://barfquestion.newgrounds.com/movies/ Newgrounds]].

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The Sock series is made by [[http://www.barfquestion.com Grey Gerling]], who is known for his unique hand drawn style of animation. There are currently 3 parts, with the finale to the quadrilogy on its way.last of which was released in 3 separate episodes. The series is available on [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6dc0Ld9gO8&list=PLBC1E15B62F4B0011 YouTube]] and [[http://barfquestion.newgrounds.com/movies/ Newgrounds]].


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* CutShort: Development of the fourth installment, Rictus of Sock, unfortunately stopped when the creator decided to pursue another project.

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* DemBones: The giant skeleton creature that appears in all three parts.


* ShoutOut: In ''Empire'' a little girl is seen holding a plushie that looks like the Fetusaur from [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nSw1RqtaRA The Faster The Treadmill]], another animation by Grey Gerling. .

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* ShoutOut: In ''Empire'' a little girl is seen holding a plushie that looks like the Fetusaur from [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nSw1RqtaRA The Faster The Treadmill]], another animation by Grey Gerling. .


* HumanSacrifice: Done to an unlucky pizza boy.

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* HumanSacrifice: Done to an unlucky pizza boy.delivery guy.


* GodIsEvil/GodOfEvil: Sock is worshipped by his cult as this, rampantly murdering and torturing people seemingly for kicks... [[HumanResources Not that The Elementals are much better]]. In ''Empire'' we get a look at the Cult of Sock's creation myth, depicting Sock descending from a crack in the firmament with the other elementals, implying some rather disturbing things about them all.

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* GodIsEvil/GodOfEvil: GodOfEvil: Sock is worshipped by his cult as this, rampantly murdering and torturing people seemingly for kicks... [[HumanResources Not that The Elementals are much better]]. In ''Empire'' we get a look at the Cult of Sock's creation myth, depicting Sock descending from a crack in the firmament with the other elementals, implying some rather disturbing things about them all.


* BlackBeadyEyes: Sock, some humans, and a few others have these.

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* BlackBeadyEyes: BlackBeadEyes: Sock, some humans, and a few others have these.


* ''Rictus of Sock'' (In development)

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* ''Rictus of Sock'' (In development)

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* BlackBeadyEyes: Sock, some humans, and a few others have these.

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* BadMoonRising: The moon and stars have turned blood red by the third episode.


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* RedSkyTakeWarning: In ''Empire'', the sky has turned fiery red.


* SealedEvilInACan: The can in this case being Sock's cage, which inexplicably nullifies his powers



* ShoutOut: In ''Empire'' a little girl is seen holding a plushie that looks like the Fetusaur from [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nSw1RqtaRA The Faster The Treadmill]], another animation by Grey Gerling.
* SealedEvilInACan: The can in this case being Sock's cage, which inexplicably nullifies his powers.

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* ShoutOut: In ''Empire'' a little girl is seen holding a plushie that looks like the Fetusaur from [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nSw1RqtaRA The Faster The Treadmill]], another animation by Grey Gerling. \n .
* SealedEvilInACan: The can in this case being SkewedPriorities: Despite all the terrible things going on around him, Sock's cage, which inexplicably nullifies his powers.owner is more concerned about getting a snack.

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* MustHaveNicotine: The smoking demon. Getting between him and his nicotine fix is a very bad idea.

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* CreepyCoolCrosses: The intro sequence in ''Empire'' shows Sock being crucified. [[MindScrew By himself.]]


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* HolyHalo: A stained glass window depicts Sock's owner with one.

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