See also Sword and Sandal.
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- Wonder Woman's island home of Themyscira has traditionally fallen under this trope; a utopian society of ancient Greek immortals who mix ancient religion with advanced discoveries. As originally concieved, Wonder Woman was created by the gods, trained in super-advanced martial arts and telepathy, and weilded a mixture of magical tools (like the her bracelet and lassoo) and technological ones (like her invisible plane and the purple healing ray.) As time has gone on, the "ancient Greek" stuff has gotten more and more emphasized and the other stuff has increasingly fallen by the wayside.
- The Bronze Age world of Sláine combines Sandal Punk with Stone Punk.
- Asterix: Modern appliances are often recreated with Bamboo Technology. For instance, chariots are treated exactly like cars, including tow trucks or mail vans versions of them. Or internal communications in an enterprise is recreated with slaves, waiting in desks to hear messages, then rush to repeat them.
- 300 with its Persian ninjas, giant warriors and grenade throwing wizards.
- Lou Ferrigno's Hercules battles giant extraterrestial robots.
- Harryhausen's Jason and the Argonauts and Clash of the Titans are set in a version of Greece where fantasy monsters are real. A few are even mechanical (a colossus in the former, an owl in the latter).
- Disney's Hercules is a loose re-telling of the ancient myths about Hercules with several anachronistic elements.
- The Atlanteans from Atlantis: The Lost Empire are depicted as possessing technology and science far more advanced than anything recorded in history including laser-spewing hovercrafts, floating monuments, crystals that grant healing and advanced longevity, hyper-awareness of languages created millenia after their own, and massive machines. All this while still possessing tribalistic characteristics such as a hunter/gatherer style of living.
- The Bible punk movies King David, Noah and The Scorpion King transplant classic sandal punk themes to the Bronze Age Middle East.
- Conan the Barbarian fought in the Aesir-Vanir war, has trouble with evil wizards from an Egyptian inspired civilisation, and sometimes has dealings with "Shemitic" merchants from the Sodom-inspired city of Shadizar.
- Those historical novels by Mary Renault which are set in ancient Greece.
- The Machined Hearts series by Matt Dawson which is set in a world based on European antiquity. A fusion of Sword and Sandal, Magitek, with a dash of Ridiculously Human Robots.
- The Percy Jackson books often feature advanced divine technology; celestial bronze automatons, weapons and shields that can fold up or have other advanced features, or modern technology like laptops that are magically enhanced and applied to the problems of ancient Greek myth.
- Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995-1999)
- Xena: Warrior Princess (1995-2001)
- Young Hercules (1998-1999)
- An episode of Star Trek: The Original Series called "Bread and Circuses" focused on a parallel Earth discovered in another star system which was home to a modern-day Roman Empire with mid-20th century technology and media-driven popular culture with gladiator fights being both a part of the modern slavery institution as well as a professional sport.
- The Doctor Who episode "The Fires of Pompeii," set in that city right before the famous volcanic eruption that destroyed it, had elements of this, particularly its depiction of Roman religion.
- Plebs, a sitcom set in ancient Rome that is pretty much The Inbetweeners meets Up Pompeii.
- Age of Mythology, featuring not only Greece, but Egypt and Scandinavia too.
- God of War is set in Ancient Greece, and focuses on the demigod Kratos as he seeks revenge on the gods.
- Istan, the first area of Elona in the second Expansion Pack World of Guild Wars (the expansion Nightfall), mixes up Ancient Egypt, Ancient Rome and a dash of Darkest Africa.
- Immortals Fenyx Rising is set in Ancient Greece shortly after the Trojan War, and stars a rookie soldier named Fenyx trying to rescue the gods from the escaped Typhon.
- Hercules is a midquel series to the Disney movie mentioned above, and is also set in a Disneyfied version of Ancient Greece. It has time to explore the world around Hercules further than what the movie could ever do, and features a Gadgeteer Genius father-son duo as part of its cast.
- The Roman Holidays: a Flintstone style sitcom of the genre.
- The Story Keepers: an action-packed series about the persecuted early Christians.