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Intermediate Gods

    Axl (Mega Man
Axl, God of Heroes With 'X'-Shaped Scars (Prototype)
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    The F.I.S. Receptor Children 
Maria Cadenzavna Eve, Kirika Akatsuki and Shirabe Tsukuyomi, Goddesses of New Costumes Upon Turning Good (The F.I.S. Receptor Children, Maria: Useless, Useless Tentacle Woman, Failed Wielder, Shirabe: Buzzkill, Jii~, Kirika: Kiri-chan, DMG, DESS, Shirabe and Kirika: DMJii)
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Left to right:Maria, Kirika, and Shirabe
Their Symphogears, pre-Heel Face Turn 
In Ignite Mode 
X-Drive Mode 
  • Shirabe has been seen to be getting along well with Sophie as the both of them share some Physical traits as well as emotional traits (or lack thereof) as well.
    • She's also good friends with Subaru Nakajima due to their shared methods of travel. After seeing Shirabe's fighting style, Subaru has considered incorporating more long ranged attacks on top of her already high agility.
  • Many deities have noted Maria and Tsubasa being very close to each other. Any time another deity will ask about this, the both will vehemently deny interest in each other.
  • Due to the fact that Kirika will often put "Dess" (Death) in her sentences or whenever she gets surprised, she does it so many times that many deities have started a Drinking Game around it.
  • After the girls learned that Ellen Kurokawa, Setsuna Higashi and Chase due to all of them originally being evil and turning good, moreso Setsuna as she gained a new costume upon becoming good.
  • Also present in House of Costumes.

    Igor 
Igor, God of Creepy Goodness
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    The Powerpuff Girls 
Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, Goddesses Made of Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice and Fingerless Hands (The Powerpuff Girls, The Powderpuff Girls, The Girls)
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    Swamp Thing 
Swamp Thing, God of Horrifying Heroes (Alec Holland [in his former life up until Brightest Day])
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  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: A mix-mash of leaves
  • Theme song: Swamp Thing theme
  • Alignment: Neutral Good
  • Portfolio: THE Anthropomorphic Personification of Plants, Becoming the Mask, Creepy Good, Gaia's Vengeance, Nature Hero, Plant Person, Green Thumb, Healing Factor, Super Strength, Tomato in the Mirror
  • Domains: Good, Plants, Heroism, Sun, Ruins
  • High Priest: The Man Thing (his Marvel counterpart)
  • Allies: All benevolent deities in the House of Plants, especially Kurama, Captain Planet, Viridi, Buddy Baker/Animal Man, Superman, John Constantine, Leslie Knope, Amateratsu
  • Enemies: Hexxus, Hedorah, SCP-106, C. Montgomery Burns, Anton Arcane
  • Rivals: Pamela Isley/Poison Ivy, Batman (though in friendly terms)
  • Opposes: Audrey II, Durathror, Exdeath, Flowey, Mordremoth, Petey Piranha, all necromancer deities.
  • Opposed by: The GUAD
  • Odd Friendship With: Deadpool
  • Although Kurama enjoys much support as the God of Plants, he did not have a lot in the way of allies, even in the House of Plants. Mordremoth launched a successful campaign from allowing any other benevolent plant god from entering. In desperation, Kurama turned to the House of Heroes in search of any reservations. Thankfully, there was one among his followers who could get a spot: Swamp Thing received the title of Horrifying Heroes as one of the more well-known examples bolstered by the writing of Alan Moore among others.
    • Just before he was about to receive the title, the Swamp Thing was hit by a massive mind blast. Mordremoth heard of the attempted deification and attempted a hostile takeover of his hivemind. To his surprise, Swamp Thing managed to shrug off the mind control. This summated his place in the House of Heroes.
  • The Swamp Thing has an interesting relationship with his High Priest, the Man Thing. The two share the same creator, with Man Thing preceding him by at least a year. It was Alan Moore that helped raise Swamp Thing to prominence, eventually winning favor of the gods to be deified. Man Thing did not care either way, and the two are on friendly terms with each other.
  • His ascension was met with a subdued celebration from Buddy Baker. He has always been reluctant with his powers, but he will now have no choice but to take a more prominent role. Both are part of a trio of competing aspects in their world: Swamp Thing as the Green for plants and Animal Man as the Red for animals. Both agree to prevent the third aspect, the Rot, from entering the Pantheon.
    • As a response, the GUAD has set sites on Swamp Thing as one of the first to kill. A being that can command that many plants would be useful in ending all plant life. They were successful before in a previous encounter and there is a possibility he would make another attempt at it. Both Swamp Thing and Animal Man made preparations in case the group hopes to take advantage of them.
  • Is credited as one of the few beings capable of defeating Batman, even when using prep time. The Caped Crusader is still a bit irked with that loss, but is in better terms with the Swamp Thing.
  • Swamp Thing has gone out of his way to protect the Green from pollution, earning thanks from Captain Planet while drawing anger from the God of Pollution Hexxus as well as muck monster Hedorah.
  • Superman arrived at the pantheon a short time after his ascension to greet him. It was Swamp Thing that cured him of a parasitic plant that would have killed him if not for Swamp Thing's intervention. The two shook hands briefly before the Man of Steel flew off.
  • A more surprising visitor dropped by as well. Deadpool is one of the few people in the Pantheon who knew of his origins: The being is a personification of Alec Holland who died in the area of his creation. That and the fact that the Merc with the Mouth could also qualify as a horrific hero (though barely on the heroic part) convinced him to visit. It was even more surprising that the visit was sincere, with the two parties respecting each other in the end.
  • Constantine owes his creation to being involved in one of Swamp Thing's journeys. Thus, he was grateful for the creature's ascension.
  • Both he and Poison Ivy have been at odds every time they meet. The two may agree with preserving plant life wherever they can, but that's where the agreement ends. Their followers compete over control of plant life in the Pantheon.
  • Turns out there was an alternate version of him in film. It was surprisingly well-received given the time period. The sequel... wasn't nearly as loved.
  • In Justice League Action he shares his voice with The Joker. He refuses to further comment.
  • His ascension has put a damper on Mr. Burns attempts to expand his polluting factories. Any attempt to encroach on protected land would be detected by Swamp Thing's ability to connect with plants. He would have to think hard to overcome this obstacle.
  • Beleaguered Bureaucrat Leslie Knope was more than happy with designing his temple to his liking. She made the blueprints while Swamp Thing did the construction; a relatively open space made entirely of plants. It doesn't have that many basic necessaries for housing, but that never mattered for him. Swamp Thing has become an effective enforcer of her policies.
  • As he is reliant of sunlight to function, he has taken a huge interest in the Goddess of the Sun herself, Amateratsu.
  • The Swamp Thing was distraught to find so many evil plant deities in the House of Plants. All attempts to reason with them has fallen on deaf ears. He also opposes the save scumming nature of Flowey. The God of Abusive Save Files was quick to point out that he had already contained several outcomes of their fights, some of which insist of Swamp Thing succumbing to Flowey's assaults.
    • And then Flowey was moved to the House of Plants…and something changed in him, but Swamp Thing can't figure out what.
  • One of his greatest foes as a mortal was Anton Arcane, a mad scientist with magic who hoped to achieve immortality. It's due to these encounters that he opposes all necromancer deities out of principle.

    Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters 
Tokumei Sentai Go Busters Members , Battle Deities of Heroes in Leather Outfits (Hiromu: Red Buster; Ryuji: Blue Buster; Yoko: Yellow Buster; Jin: Beet Buster, Ki-Rider; Beet J. Stag: J, Jueki, Stag Buster)
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The Go-Busters in their Untransformed State. From Left to Right: Beet J. Stag, Masato Jin, Hiromu Sakurada, Ryuji Iwasaki, and Yoko Usami.
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  • Intermediate Deities as a Team, Lesser Deities Individually (Greater Deities for Hiromu, Ryuji and Yoko by Using the Powered Custom)
  • Symbol: The Go-Busters Symbol
  • Theme Song: "Busters Ready Go!"
  • Alignment: Lawful Good (Ryuji goes Chaotic Neutral in his Overheat state)
  • Portfolio: Three Plus Two teams, Rangers in Leather Outfits
  • Domains: Combat, Teamwork, Spies, Technology
  • High Priests: Power Rangers: Beast Morphers
  • Heralds: Cheeda Nick, Gorisaki Banana, Usada Lettuce, Ene-tan
  • Allies:
  • Odd Friendship With: Graham Aker (J only)
  • Rivals: Yoko Minato/Kamen Rider Marika (Yoko only)
  • Enemies: The GUAE Trollkaiger (especially Enter and Basco ta Jolokia), SHOCKER, Psycho Rangers, Ali Al-Saachez, Agent Smith
  • Opposes: Sosuke Aizen (Ryuji only)
  • The Go-Busters, consists of Hiromu Sakurada, Ryuji Iwasaki, Yoko Usami, Masato Jin, and Beet J. Stag, are the 36th Super Sentai team who were employed by the Energy Management Center to defend the Earth from the dimensional threat called the Vaglass led by Messiah, and later Enter, before they managed to destroy Enter for good at the cost of Jin's own well-being. What's interesting enough is their battle suit is made of leather, which makes the team so unique to any Sentai groups.
  • Initially, Jin wasn't present in the group's ascension with only four active members were present. However, the House of Technology were managed to find a way to upgrade J's programming, enabling the Buddyloid to bring Jin's physical avatar to existence and it also brought joy to the team as they reunited once more as a full team.
  • At first, they're the only post-Jetman Sentai team, along with the ToQgers, that didn't have a Power Rangers counterpart, but rather, they have a Alternate Universe versions of themselves, which they're depicted as Lighter than their main universe counterparts. However, they finally gained their own Power Rangers counterpart a few years later.
  • There was a time that the Go-Busters, sans Jin and J, teaming-up with numerous Kamen Riders and Super Sentai heroes, including their first encounter with the Gokaigers, and Kamen Riders Fourze, Meteor, OOO, and Decade, in their battle against the combined forces of Dai-Shocker and Dai-Zangyack.
    • Also as a full team, in their second encounter with the Gokaigers, the two Sentai teams had team up once more in their battles against Enter, who had teamed up with the remnants of the Zangyack Empire before they foil their plans and finished the lasts of the empire for good.
  • The teams are also close friends with the Smile Pretty Cures since they also fight alongside them in the same period of time.
  • Each of the first 3 Go-Busters possess their own super powers at their disposal, Hiromu uses his Super Speed ability which he can move at light speed, Ryuji has Super Strength ability that allows him to cause a mini earthquake by hitting the ground, and Yoko uses her Power Jump ability which allows her to jump at incredible height along with her Power Kick ability which she can perform a Diving Kick to her target.
    • On the contrary, there is a drawback on Hiromu, Ryuji and Yoko's respective super powers. In Hiromu's case, one of them is involved with his childhood traumas whenever he sees an imagery of birds (notably a chicken), or hearing the Japanese word tori, Hiromu gets paralyzed. For Ryuji, whenever he uses his Super Strength powers too much, he would go berserk to the point he can't tell friend or foe to his surroundings before he collapsed due to the strain on of his body. And for Yoko, she needs to eat anything that is sweet in order to maintain her stamina, without it she'll be immobilized.
      • Jin is also a special case since he's an avatar, he relies his transformation with his partner J. Without his partner, he can't transform.
  • Hiromu often competes with Souji Tendou, and to a lesser extent, Barry Allen, in a running race due to their abilities are similar to each other.
  • At one point, Hiromu tries to find his Buddyloid partner, Cheeda Nick, upon hearing his voice in the pantheon. However, he gets annoyed when he found out it was none other than Ali Al-Saachez. They became bitter enemies after he gained an ire of the terrorist mobile suit pilot for his countless crimes in his lifetime.
  • Ryuji became friends with Tsunade after she became impressed with his Super Strength powers.Ryuji would also doing training under her everytime he visits her temple.
  • Being good at using his social skills in a good way, Ryuji despises Sosuke Aizen considers that he uses his social skills to manipulate others in order to motivate his agendas. Although they seemed to be looked alike, Ryuji opposes his methods and tries to stay away from him as possible.
  • Due to her needs for sweet food for her energy, Yoko can be seen eating fruit cakes in Oren Pierre Alfonzo's Charmant store. As such, she became friends with Stocking since she also likes to eat anything that is sweet like her.
  • Yoko Usami has gained a rivalry with a similarly named Yoko, better known as Kamen Rider Marika, as the New Generation Rider challenges the female Go-Buster if she's a capable fighter in the same levels as her.
  • Jin can be seen hanging out with Tony Stark due to their similar personalities. The two often seen work together to put their ideas in their respective inventions.
  • J is somewhat being friends with Graham Aker due to the Mobile Suit pilot and a Buddyloid were sounded alike. The two of them often seeing training rigorously with their piloting skills since then.
  • For some strange reason, followers of µ's — in particular, of one of their Heralds — keep asking Yoko to cross her arms and yell "BUU BUU DESU WA!" at them. Though a bit confused, she obliged, and upon meeting the Herald in question, she understood immediately.
  • The team were somewhat became enemies with Agent Smith since the evil AI had found them interesting after he saw their powers. However, the rangers doesn't take long to hate him since they reminded him too much of Enter.
  • At one point, the Go-Busters were being ambushed by the Psycho Rangers, who also took their forms to continue their havoc in the pantheon. It doesn't take long that the team managed to give them a payback on the evil rangers as they managed to fend them off in their duels.
  • The team were not happy upon hearing their archnemesis Enter is present in the pantheon. Considering he causes alot of trouble with the heroes back then. Worst of all they became more upset after Enter became part of both Trollkaigers (alongside his fellow Sentai villain Basco) and SHOCKER (as an employed member) to continue his chaotic spree. Luckily, the team had found some allies who happens be enemies with Enter like most good aligned Digimon deities, the White Hats, Naegi, Madoka, Ruby, Satellizer, and Neo, as they join forces in an effort to stop Enter and his cohorts from any further.
  • Busters, Ready.....GO!
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Lesser Gods

    Hayate Immelmann 
Hayate Immelmann, God of Helmet-less Heroes (Haya-Haya)
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  • Lesser God
  • Symbol: Hayate's Seigfried
  • Theme song: Ichido Dake no Koi Nara
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good
  • Portfolio: Helmets Are Hardly Heroic, Ace Pilot, Blue Is Heroic, Dance Battler, Contrasting Sequel Main Character, Deadpan Snarker, The Gadfly, It Amused Me, Military Brat, You Gotta Have Blue Hair
  • Domains: Warfare, Flight, Love
  • Allies: Freyja Wion, Mirage Farina Jenius, Sheryl Nome, Nana, Fox McCloud, Falco Lombardi, Luke fon Fabre, Kenshin Himura, Aang, Batman, Superman, Yuuma Kousaka, Kira Yamato, Setsuna F. Seiei, Kallen Kozuki, Banagher Links, Ichika Orimura, Sonic the Hedgehog, Mordecai and Rigby
  • Enemies: Deities who enjoy killing, Nobuyuki Sugou
  • Stays away from: The house of Felines
  • Odd Friendship: The Strike Witches, 765 Pro
  • Opposes and Opposed by: Heinz Windermere
  • Before joinging Delta Squadron, Hayate was travelling from planet to planet, trying all kinds of jobs because he didn't know what he wanted to do with his life. Not long after joining Delta Squadron, Hayate found piloting to be his true calling in life.
  • Despite how unsafe it is, Hayate never wears a helmet while he's flying because the A.I in his Siegfried frequently gets in the way of his flying. While this present a hazard in the event Hayate starts to crash, it also allows for more unpredictable flying.
  • Very happy to hear Freyja Wion became part of the Pantheon. Thier reunion was celebrated by many.
  • Hayate was surprised to hear Sheryl Nome, the famous Galactic Fairy, was already present in the Pantheon and went out to meet her. Needless to say, a friendship quickly bloomed between them and she gave him her blessing. Hayate even noticed some similarities between Sheryl and his friend Mikumo Guynemer.
  • Whenever he's in a fight, Hayate always tries to defeat his enemies without taking their lives. Because of this Hayate is good friends with Luke fon Fabre, Kenshin Himura, Aang, Batman and Superman.
    • Because of his no-kills rule, Hayate can't stand people who revel in killing.
  • The Siegfried Hayate flies didn't originally belong to him but actually belonged to a senior member of Delta Squadron, Messer Ihlfeld who had unfortunately fell in battle not long before it was recommissioned for Hayate's use.
  • As expected of a mecha pilot, Hayate has become friends with other good-aligned mecha pilots in the Pantheon:
    • Is it really any surprise he gets along with Kira Yamato? Hayate wholeheartedly approves of his no-killing rule and ability to show mercy even in the heat of battle. He can even keep up with Kira in SEED mode with his music Synchronization ability, allowing both to perform stellar moves.
    • Feels a bit uneasy with Setsuna F. Seiei, thinking him a darker, more serious version of Messer. Still, he at least knows he has good intentions and respects him for allowing humanity to be at peace with an alien race, a much better outcome than the whole Windemere fiasco.
    • Enjoys getting on Kallen Kozuki's nerves, but also sees her as a good friend and wingmate. The way he puts it, "she has Mikumo's voice and Mirage's personality."
    • Good friends with Banagher Links and Ichika Orimura, mostly because they sound like Messer, but he can also relate to them with their romance problems.
  • Hayate tries to keep as far away from the house of Felines as he can because of his allergies, so some of deities enjoy pranking Hayate by leaving cat fur on his clothes.
    • Something that baffles a lot of deities though is that Hayate gets allergic to anything that has cat-like features, regardless of whether it has fur or not.
  • Hayate's been seen training with the ascended Star Fox crew as they're good practice for when Hayate is in a Old School Dogfight.
    • He can also sympathize with Fox given their mutual experiences with Disappeared Dads. James McCloud sacrificed his life to save Peppy Hare from Andross, much like Wright Immelmann detonated a bomb to save the planet Windemere, at the cost of his own life and reputation. Both pilots have come out stronger for it and resolved to keep flying.
  • Hayate's often been seen getting along well with the Strike Witches due to all of them being inspired by real fighter pilots. For that matter, he's also shown to get along well with 765 Pro because not only are they idol singers but have participated in a mecha battle, though it's unknown if Producer-san wants to add his company into Walkure, although they've banded to defend the idols from Nobuyuki Sugou following his ascension.
  • One time when Hayate went to the house of Power, it didn't take long before Hayate became friends with fellow mech pilot Yuuma Kousaka, but the fact that every time Yuuma says something, he sounds like Hayate weirds him out.
  • Formed a good friendship with fellow like-named deities Hayate Ayasaki and Hayate Yagami.
  • Given his carefree attitude, it's no surprise he gets along swimmingly with Sonic the Hedgehog, Mordecai and Rigby. You are likely to find them playing video games, eating junk food or fighting evil deities.
  • Was surprised and happy to learn his wingmate Mirage had ascended as well. There were some worries that his reunion with Mirage would be awkward, given his relationship with Freyja and Mirage's unrequited feelings for him. Fortunately, their friendship remained strong and there haven't been any trouble between them since.
  • Also present in the House of Headwear.

    Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy 
Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy, Co-Gods of Venerable Superheroes (Real names: Tim and Ernie)
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The dynamic duo, then and now
  • Lesser Gods (Intermediate in their prime)
  • Symbol: Mermaid Man's gadget belt
  • Theme Song: The Lineman
  • Alignment: Lawful Good (both of them, though Barnacle Boy's a bit crabby)
  • Portfolio: Fat and Skinny, Old Superhero, Superhero Parodies, Only Humans In Bikini Bottom (We Think), Retired Badass, I Was Quite a Looker
  • Domains: Seniority, The Sea, Superheroes
  • High Priest: Mr Legend
  • Followers: Gligarman, Genghiz Cohen, The Green Termite
  • Allies: Arthur Curry, Bruce Wayne, Finn the Human, Diana Prince, the Powerpuff Girls, Ariel
  • Headbutting Heroes with: Spongebob Squarepants and Patrick Star (both of them), Dick Grayson, Squidward Tentacles (Barnacle Boy only)
  • On good terms with: The House of Aquatic Life
  • Enemies: Mermaid Man opposes anything "Eeeevil!". To be more specific, they oppose the following; Plankton, The Lich, Hexxus, The Sea King, Mr Burns, Ursula and the Wicked Witch of the West
  • Opposes: The House of Crime
  • Decades ago, Bikini Bottom would find itself troubled by supervillains, however superheroes existed to counter them. Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy fought against villains like the Dirty Bubble and Man-Ray, however despite all their power they were not immune to the ravages of time. Thanks to Spongebob and Patrick they would partly come out of retirement, but at their age they're still rusty.
  • They used to be part of the International Justice League of Super Acquitances, or I.J.L.S.A for short. Their members included The Quickster, the Elastic Waistband, Captain Magma and Miss Appear. Though they aren't around any more, their powers are in the form of their costumes. When a massive threat comes about the protectors of Bikini Bottom, they'll rent these costumes out to their friends. When they gave them to Spongebob and his allies, it ended up with all of them injured due to incompetence.
  • They have a complicated relationship with Spongebob and Patrick. While the two have helped them out, their massive fanboyism has caused a number of problems as well. Their first outing brought the elderly heroes out of retirement, but to stop their nuisances. Mermaid Man is a lot more forgiving than Barnacle Boy, mainly because he gets the brunt of their misfortune. Barnacle Boy will work with Squidward, however they don't get along so much despite being alike.
  • Mermaid Man's belt has a number of gadgets, however it's hard to operate and can end up backfiring(mainly on Squidward). It's main power is to shrink things, however it's not clear how to reverse this. Both Mermaid Man and Patrick believe you need to switch the M around for W or wumbo, of which the latter is well versed in. There being no known way to reverse the shrinkage though it would explain how despite being humans they're the size of a squirrel.
  • Being undersea heroes, they have a lot in common with Arthur Curry. The two are glad to see that there's a young, strong superhero protecting the sea. In general they get along with the House of Aquatic Life.
  • It's not entirely clear why Mermaid Man is called such despite being male, or wears the Seashell Bra. According to him, it has something to do with the fact Clothes Make the Superman, and is comfortable enough "fighting in colored undies" to not try and change it. It's also unclear why Barnacle Boy isn't Barnacle Man at this point, something he's frustrated with and had temporarily went evil to get some respect. So far, he's managed to get it.
  • Mermaid Man is vehemently against evil of any kind, and will go into a fit if its mentioned. He immediately joined the GUAG upon learning of the Grand United Alliance Of EVIL!!!, far more of a threat than E.V.I.Lnote  ever was. Because of their ability to manipulate water, the Wicked Witch of the West considers them a major threat. They also opposes Ursula for her desire to overthrow King Triton, and the Sea King for his association with water.
  • They were fairly neutral with Plankton, but after he tried hijacking their brains to turn people against Krabby Patties he is considered an enemy.
  • The two owe a lot to Batman and Robin, mainly their campy 60s era selves. The two get along fine with Bruce Wayne, however Barnacle Boy is pretty jealous towards Dick Grayson. he's in his sixties and still stuck in the sidekick role.
  • Living under the sea, they naturally oppose polluters like Mr Burns and Hexxus. They're also concerned with the likes of the Lich, who's capable of killing water.
  • There's a Mermaid Man movie in development. While Mermaid Man's excited to be back in the spotlight, Barnacle Boy is quite annoyed about being portrayed as his villainous half-brother.

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Demigods

    Finn the Human 
Finn Mertens, God of Heroic Swordsmen (Finn the Human, Pen, King of the Goblins, Davey Johnson, P-G-8-7 Mertens)
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Finn without his hat. 
Finn from season 8 onwards. 
  • Demigod
  • Symbol: His iconic hat
  • Theme Song: His show's theme song. Alternatively, Island Song, My Best Friends in the World, All Gummed Up Inside.
  • Alignment: Shifts between Neutral Good and Chaotic Good, heavier on the Neutral side as he got older
  • Portfolio: Token Humans, Kid Heroes, Character Development, Determination, Fighting For Great Justice and Happiness, Heroic Willpower, Gold Hair, Adorkable, Morality Chain to most of his important friends, Beware the Nice Ones, Bodyguard Crushes, Mundane Made Awesome, Pint Sized Powerhouses, Samaritan Syndrome, Heartbroken Badasses, Book Dumb, Reincarnation Of The Blue Catalyst Comet, Stock Shōnen Hero Deconstruction
  • Domains: Humankind, Adventure, Surrealism, Children
  • Heralds: Joshua and Margaret (His adoptive parents and Jake's parents), Jermaine (His adoptive brother and Jake's brother), Shermy (his successor)
  • High Priest and Priestess: Prohyas and Vambre Warrior
  • Allies:
  • On speaking terms with: Lemongrab
  • Enemies:
  • Opposes: Any and all abusive or dead-beat parents, Bender, Sasuke Uchiha
  • Respects: Good parents
  • Sympathizes with: N, Pacifica, Doofenshmirtz, Gladeon
  • A former follower of Ness, he ascended in his own right when O-Haruhi-sama found records of him being the token human in a world filled with really surreal and strange beings.
    • His title was revoked however once it was revealed he wasn't the only human on Ooo. Well, not any longer, after Betty Grof entered present Ooo from the past, not to mention the truth of Susan Strong. To compensate, they gave Finn Heroes Prefer Swords since all of his preferred weapons were swords (though he had a crossbow and used an axe in his early days), wielding a variety of them throughout his adventuring career. They include: A demon blood sword, a cursed grass sword, a sword made from an alternate version of Finn, a night sword empowered by Hunson Abadeer, and in a (maybe) different continuity, a sword that can create portals to other dimensions.
    • Given his affinity for swords, Finn has a special admiration for sword masters, particularly his fellow CN sword masters Pearl and Samurai Jack. He's often seen honing his swordsmanship skills with them, alongside other young sword-wielding heroes, such as Sayaka Miki and Kazuma Kenzaki.
    • He especially connected with fellow sword-wielders Sokka and Connie Maheswaren, due to them also being the normals among their peers. Given the challenges they're regularly forced to face, the three are seen as something of an inspiration for other young badass normals.
    • Don't think he's useless without a sword, though; he fights with his bare hands just as often.
  • Now that The Lich has ascended, he swears to defeat him once and for all, no matter how many times it takes.
  • He and Jake frequently rub elbows with Gumball, Mordecai and Rigby, given the strange and surreal adventures they often get caught up in. Finn managed to bond with Mordecai in particular over their less than stellar love lives. As such, he was happy to learn that he settled down with a bat girl and even started a family. Likewise, Mordecai's in full support of his relationship with Huntress Wizard.
  • Given how he was accidentally abandoned by his parents as a baby, Finn fiercely opposes abusive and deadbeat parents. His animosity towards bad parents would only increase after discovering that his dad was a deadbeat and conman that wanted nothing to do with him.
  • After spending so long not knowing about his people, Finn would eventually find Ooo's last remaining humans located on a group of islands; led by none other than his mother. Fortunately, unlike his dad, Finn would find his mom to be a genuinely kind and caring person; despite initially not approving of his adventuring lifestyle.
  • He apparently got his hat after skinning and killing an evil bear after his old one was brought to life by the Ancient Sleeping Magi of Life Giving. This revelation hasn't sat well with evil bears like Bashmaster.
  • Vanoss, Nogla, and Terroriser initially mistook him for their friend, Marcel, who apparently takes on his image whenever they play Gary's Mod.
  • At one point, he randomly ran into Rainbow Dash and initially mistook her for a rainicorn. After making sure she wasn't going to attempt to eat him, the two managed to it off, leading to him meeting the rest of the Mane Six.
    • Finn was pleasantly surprised to find out how experienced they were in fighting evil. Likewise, he's made it a point to keep an eye on Tirek, not wanting another repeat of the Bella Noche incident.
  • Due to BMO plucking Finn's facial hairs while he sleeps to keep him "forever young", Finn was forced to deal with stubble ever since BMO's own ascension (since BMO wouldn't always be there every night to trim his face) and learn how to shave.
  • Despite normally being Book Dumb is more than a few areas, Finn is surprisingly skilled in cartography. He's also pretty proficient with the flute.
  • At one point, he got turned into a Hug Wolf but he managed to cure it by the end. Hearing of it, Hircine was personally offended, viewing lycanthropy as a gift rather than a curse. Finn meanwhile has it out for the Daedric Prince after he decided to go and order a hunt on his brother Jake and another one on Marceline thinking they'd make great game.
  • Finn and his friends are just a few targets of the deranged Hero Killer Stain, particularly for letting his emotions get the better of him numerous times, especially back when Finn was undergoing puberty and ignored his heroic duties in favor of a relationship after Flame Princess broke up with him. He also refuses to let him live down how he inadvertently drove Lemongrab further into tyranny. While he initially tried to prove that he's since learned from his mistakes, it didn't take long for Finn to realize that the guy was too out of his mind to be reasoned with.
  • While understandably freaked out about Star destroying the source of magic in her universe, given its major presence within Ooo, Finn can at least understand her reasoning and two still get along due to their shared love of fighting evil.
  • Finn would also find himself getting along with Naruto, due to them both starting out as rather hotheaded before maturing into proper heroes in their own right. That said, despite Naruto's insistence otherwise, he has trouble trusting Sasuke, not only for barely answering for his past crimes, but for abandoning his wife and daughter for a decade.
  • Sympathizes with Yang, due to also going through a period of depression after losing his arm. Yang, meanwhile, admires Finn for how well he handled losing his arm a second time.
    • Speaking of losing his arm, there's been debate on what to do given his final scene in the series seems to have him content with not replacing it. Given how much he's needed in the Pantheon, it was decided that his last prosthetic arm would be replicated and installed on Finn; no need for other ridiculous additions, given he already killed Fern by accident with his previous one.
  • He has become slightly wary of doppelganger deities after his own doppelganger and former friend, Fern, tried to kill and replace him, and had been inadvertently forced to kill him in return (though he came back to life).
    • This distrust has since faded away after making amends with Fern.
    • Speaking of killing Fern, that event was what toned him down from being so excited with fighting, to the point where he would successfully prevent a war from breaking out through a non-violent solution. This has earned him the respect of other pacifistic deities, such as Steven Universe and the Human Child.
  • Finn sees a lot of himself in young aspiring heroes like K.O. and Izuku. As such, he's made it a point to give them pointers whenever he can.
  • He was more than a bit surprised to see that he and Jake's Rule 63 counterparts from Ice King's fanfictions were in the Pantheon as well. After the initial shock between the two parties passed, they got along quite well, Finn and Jake being more than happy to detail the differences between their two worlds.
    • While Finn and Fionna would confide in each other, given their similar hardships, he has yet to share if she went through the same life changing events. And before anyone asks: No, she's not his long lost sister, and they would rather ignore the shippers urging them to hook up.
  • Had an interesting adventure when bloons invaded Ooo, and almost the entire land was united to pop them all.
  • He, along with the rest of the Adventure Time were given a huge send-off from the Pantheon gods when his show finally came to an end. The newer Cartoon Network deities in particular were torn up about its ending, many of them drawing influence from the show. Amidst the many tears that were shed in the Pantheon, Finn reassured everyone that even with the show ending, he and his friends won't stop going on adventures anytime soon, even if they happen in another medium altogether. Sure enough, Finn and co. are set to adventure to distant lands beyond Ooo.
  • With his show now over, he, along with Jake, Mordecai, and Rigby, now look over the other CN deities of The New '10s and regularly offer them guidance.
  • During one of his adventures, Finn managed to discover the Brawlhalla arena. Excited for the chance to meet and fight so many legendary heroes, Finn readily signed up to be a regular competitor. He even convinced Jake and Princess Bubblegum to join in.
  • "I'll slay anything that's evil. That's my deal!"

    Mumen Rider 
Mumen Rider, Divine Non-Powered Costumed Hero (Rider, License-less Rider, Cyclist for Justice)
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  • Demigod
  • Symbol: His bike helmet and goggles
  • Theme Music: Justice Rider
  • Alignment: Lawful Good
  • Portfolio: Determined Defeatist, Nice Guy, Chronic Hero Syndrome, Badass Normal, Heroic Resolve and Willpower, Humble Hero, Surviving what would Normally be Lethal, Arbitrarily Wearing Goggles, Keeping all the Other Heroes in Line
  • Domains: Heroism, Justice, Bicycles
  • Allies: Saitama, Genos, Fubuki, Tatsumaki, Darkwing Duck (sentiment only semi-returned), Tenya Iida, Penry & Spot, Kick-Ass, most gods in the GUAG Super Hero Division, most superheroes in general, most Kamen Riders
  • Enemies: Sea King, Boros, Stain, Trollkaiger, every villain in the Pantheon and those who mock the ideals of heroes
  • Heavy Dislike towards: The Boys
  • The Hero Association has many powerful superheroes working for it, including a bald guy wearing a cape that can kill nearly everything in one punch. Mumen Rider is a member of the Hero Association, but unlike the other members of the group, he has no superpowers to speak of. Instead, he is just a regular guy in a costume who rides around on a bike and goes up against villains big and small. He doesn't have any combat ability at all, so these encounters always end with him getting thrashed by the villains. Despite all this, he's able to survive and his honest dedication and determination to keep innocents alive has earned him plenty of respect from others, including Saitama.
  • A young man wearing a cheap-looking costume riding a bicycle showed up in the Pantheon one day and although it wasn't too out of the ordinary at first, what followed later got the attention of some Pantheon denizens. When some criminal was threatening a civilian, the young man went up to the criminal and prepared to stop him, only to get beaten around easily. At the very least, the person who was attacked by the criminal earlier managed to get away and a few other instances playing out similarly were reported in the Pantheon. This got to a point, where Mumen Rider later attempted to stop Cyborg Superman from causing widespread damage across the Pantheon, only to get beaten mercilessly and sustaining heavy injuries. The real Superman arrived just in time to fend off Cyborg Superman and take Mumen Rider to safety. Even after learning Mumen had no real combat prowess whatsoever, Superman admired his determination and resolve to keep innocents safe, even if the odds are stacked against him and encouraged him to keep fighting for what's right after helping him get settled in the Pantheon.
  • Mumen Rider later learned of the GUAG, an organization that housed multiple heroes working for it and believed it to be very similar to the Hero Association that he worked for before. He decided to apply for a spot there hoping that he can continue his work on a much larger scale. While some of the ruder members of that group thought he didn't look like much (and not have a lot to go with it), many of the other members of the group approved of Mumen Rider's determination and were willing to let him be a part of the group, letting him handle matters big and small.
  • His name is a noticeable take-off on Kamen Rider and his determination and sense of justice is similar to that of many of these heroic Kamen Riders. A failed attempt at stopping some monsters resulted in him meeting a couple of these Kamen Riders (which happened to be Gaim and Ex-Aid at the moment) once they saved his life. Mumen Rider took great admiration in many of these Kamen Riders and while they don't necessarily have the time to teach Mumen Rider proper combat skills, they're still on good terms with him. Through their meetings, Mumen Rider learned about a number of villainous Kamen Riders, to which he considered those particular Riders unworthy of the title and believed that they should be vanquished, and the fact that some adventures aren't as simple as just battles between good and evil.
  • Kick-Ass ended up being a deity that Mumen took an interest in following a chance meeting between him that ended with Kick-Ass having to fight a few thugs that had cornered the pair of heroes. While Mumen put in a good effort to help Kick-Ass, he ended up going down easily while Kick-Ass drove off the remaining criminals that harassed them. Mumen found a bit in common with Kick-Ass, even if the latter's alleged reputation isn't quite to the same level as that Mumen, though both have gotten along with each other very well for their heroic convictions and willing to fight even if things aren't going well for them.
  • Darkwing Duck initially had a bit of a problem with Mumen Rider and his reputation despite both being heroes without superpowers. While Darkwing does put in the effort when pushed and doesn't get high praise despite it, Mumen Rider has been respected for his ideals despite getting defeated by villains on a regular basis. Darkwing found this annoying, but hearing one of Mumen's speeches during a night prowl of his did give Darkwing a bit more reason to be altruistic in his heroics, especially when it comes to Gosalyn Mallard. Mumen himself believes that Darkwing is capable of trying hard enough to become a better hero.
  • One of his daily patrols led him to meet a crime-fighting dog and a feline sidekick that was watching from the sidelines in case Hong Kong Phooey made another inevitable screw-up. Predictably, HKP ended up missing his target the first go-around and it was up to Spot to finish whatever it was that HKP attempted to start. After that mess was over, Mumen went up to HKP and thanked him for his hard work and even told Spot to at least stay safe, seemingly oblivious to the fact that the cat actually did most of the work, with HKP returning the sentiment towards Mumen. The fact that both are held in high regard for their heroics despite not having any direct success with their exploits (though HKP at least had dumb luck on his side) also played a role in their friendship.
  • The mere idea of someone who specifically kills heroes was more than enough to enrage Mumen Rider once he heard of someone like that via meetings from the GUAG and despite warnings from some members, took it upon himself to find that Hero Killer and try to stop his crime spree. After going through numerous cities, he managed to find a sword-wielding figure whose presence managed to frighten Mumen Rider for a bit. Stain found it audacious that someone without any experience fighting wearing a cheap costume would try to stop someone like them and attacked Mumen, severely injuring him in the process. Mumen Rider then began to speak out even in the face of certain defeat about his ideals and how no matter what happens, heroes like him will keep fighting to bring criminals to justice. Stain, already having plenty of hatred towards Mumen's Hero Association colleagues, was willing to let Mumen off for the time being for having a sense of honesty about his heroics and being better about it compared to the aforementoned colleagues, even if subsequent encounters between them would get more violent. Mumen was only more enraged that someone who murders heroes like Stain would find worth in what Mumen says, especially considering Stain's hypocrisy and narrow-minded views on heroes.
    • Following that harrowing conflict, Mumen was recommended to meet Tenya Iida, who harbored a strong personal grudge against Stain and told his story about what happened to Mumen. From there, Mumen noticed that Tenya held many of the same ideals the he believed in with high regard and the two struck up a strong friendship, with Tenya covering for Mumen should the latter end up in severe danger.
  • Word of a group of people who are focused on targeting superheroes reached Mumen Rider, who was taken aback by the general idea of such. One of his look-outs led to him meeting that group, known as The Boys. They explained to Mumen, who they thought was some random weirdo on a bike, that they go after heroes that step out of line and while Mumen tried to make a counterpoint, he was cut off and Billy Butcher said that not every superhero lives up to what the general public sees them as. While there was a bit of a reason behind their actions, Mumen would prefer not to get himself involved with The Boys any further, especially given how they've associated themselves with Stain.
  • He's become a favorite target for trolls to pick on, mainly because of Mumen's lack of combat expertise and willingness to dive head-first into dangerous scenarios whenever someone's at risk. Trollkaiger has set up a device that would alert them of Mumen's presence and they would go ahead and harass someone so that they can ambush Mumen. This has worked in their favor a number of times, though some failures were the result of some other hero stepping in to thwart Trollkaiger's schemes. Mumen has come to despise Trollkaiger and their willingness to cause misery for their own benefit and is more than willing to try and stop them no matter the odds.
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