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    Gig 
Gig, The Master of Death (Commander of the World Eaters, Killer of Kings and Destroyer of Worlds, Indestructible Gig, Master of Death, Vigilance)
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  • Overdeity
  • Symbol: A scythe with a red blade.
  • Theme Songs: Desperado (Gig's Theme) and Rock'n Rocks
  • Alignment: Chaotic Evil (As a Villain) and Chaotic Neutral (As a Hero). Formerly Lawful Good (Vigilance)
  • Portfolio: The Master of Death, Souls, The Lifestream, Insane Levels of Power, Shoulders of Doom, Personal Weapon is a Scythe, Being Sealed Away for Really Bad Behavior, Really Sarcastic Omnicidal Maniacs Who Acquire Hearts of Gold, Those Who Are Absolutely Not Heroic, Lovers of Hotpods, Villain Protagonist, Anti-Hero, Powerful Enough To Kill The Creator Gods Despite His Lower Position, The Revived Vigilance Reprogrammed As A Villain, Heroic Comedic Sociopath, Redemption Earns Life, Laser-Guided Amnesia, Extremely Foul Mouthed, A World Eater Deity
  • Domains: Afterlife, Chaos, Death, Destruction, War.
  • Heralds: His Room Troops
  • Allies: Lucifer, Sicily, Beerus, Whis, Komatsu, Megumi Tadakoro, Asagi Asagiri, Vali Lucifer, Kurama and Mary Lennox, the Grand United Alliance of Chaos
  • Apprentice: Desco
  • Rivals: Laharl
  • Enemies: Majin Buu, Black Mage, YHVH, Keel Lorenz, Malthael, Darkseid, Larfleeze, Hades, the Tyranids, Deviljho, Aurum, Fused Zamasu, Sanji, Baal, Diablo, The Vex, the Grand United Alliance of Destruction
  • Conflicting Opinions: Soma Yukihira, Virtuous
  • Worthy Opponent: Superman, Flash, and J'onn J'onnz
  • The Master of Death in his home reality of Haephnes, Gig was once known as the smart and gentle Vigilance who oversaw the cycle in Haephnes with Virtuous. Drazil, however, plotted his death using the Human King Median. The gentle Vigilance lost the fight and his soul was sent to the world Drazil. There he reincarnated as the foul-mouthed, destruction loving Gig. With the lesser World Eaters made by Drazil he would invade Haephnes and bring untold death to it all, only for Virtuous in Median's daughter Layna to seal him in the Onyx Blade for centuries until the reincarnation of Median's son Revya picks up the blade and releases his power.
    • From here two main paths awaited him: one where he sarcastically joins Revya's quest to save Haephnes and enjoying hotpods along the way until he gives his own life to save the world and in doing so is restored by Haephnes, or convincing Revya to become the Devourlord and devour and destroy all that stands in their way. What got him ascended in the pantheon on the hand is a third run-in with the witch Lujei Piche, who separated him from Revya and the Onxy Blade, plunging him from the world of Haephnes into the pantheon, where he ascended, and bizarrely enough remembers all paths of life he walked.
  • In terms of sheer destructive capability, Gig may be one of the more destructive deities in the entire Pantheon. Other deities are stronger, but none of them are as willing to use their power at the slightest provocation. He found kinship with Beerus and his assistant Whis as a result, as the Destroyer Deity loves food and destruction as much as he does. He has even shown the feline the wonderful taste of Hotpods.
  • Challenged Majin Buu for his position. Gig actually won decisively but was disqualified when Black Mage pointed out that when he had a perfect opportunity to destroy the world, he saved it instead. Gig's response to that landed Black Mage in the deific equivalent of intensive care for two weeks and reduced everything for miles around to a smoking crater, at which point he was awarded his present position in the House of Life and Death in order to keep him from destroying the rest of it.
  • Has repeatedly threatened to kill anyone who suggests that he might be getting soft, but the only people he's actually followed through with that was Black Mage, who deserved it. Since then Black Mage has plotted against him, with little success.
  • He despises those who advocate a World of Silence and The Evils of Free Will as he hates a world devoid of life just to make everything the same because free will is viewed as bad. YHVH, his followers, and Malthael are enemies of Gig as a result. The fact their arrogance reminds him of Drazil who had a similar attitude also plays a factor. Those who break the cycle of reincarnation or mess it up for power are also added to the list of people he hates, such as Hades. Plus if they had it their way hotpods wouldn't even exist! For that reason alone their plans are inexcusable.
  • He almost destroyed Laharl's netherworld, until Sicily offered to make meals for him. He told her that he'd destroy her if he didn't like the food, but has yet to do so. As such, Sicily and her cooking are sometimes used to try to pacify Gig when needed.
  • Has entrusted Mary Lennox and Kurama with growing hotpods as farming isn't his forte. In exchange, he's promised to protect any plants of theirs that need protection. He's been guarding the hotpods and their gardens since. Gig later found Flandre Scarlet during a walk to the garden in order to inspect his hotpods and challenged her to a fight just out of boredom. The fight has yet to be properly concluded due to Gig chasing after Larfleeze when he tried to steal to his hotpots. Their battles still go on to this day when the two meet each other.
  • He has joined Lucifer and the GUAC, viewing it as the best place for him due to him being able to be a great hero, or a rampaging, hilarious but vile villain wiping out and ruling everything around him. He has no plans of enforcing a world of strength, however, and has instead settled into the Chaos Brigade. He hopes a world of Social Darwinism will breed even better hotpods in the future.
  • Was surprised to learn the lies he made up about the World Eaters powers turn out to be actual people in the pantheon. Superman, Flash, and J'onn J'onnz exist as legendary heroes in the universe they ascended from. This amused him to no end. He wants to challenge them one day to combat to see if they surpass the World Eaters.
  • Despite his omnicidal tendencies and love of spreading mayhem, Gig does not try to destroy the entire world as it would deprive him of hotpods. As a result, he opposes the GUAD who would wipe out hotpods everywhere if they fully destroyed existence. The Tyranids as a horde of locusts trying to eat everything have also made his shitlist, as will anything else that tries to take away his hotpods will meet certain death.
  • "Convinced" Megumi Tadakoro and Komatsu into fixing him hotpods after learning of their cooking skills and how they aren't insufferable about who they serve like Sanji, both surpassing his expectations and leading him to say that if anyone dares to cross them he will strike them down. While he was in the house of Food Soma Yukihira also made him hotpods, but it baffled him how Soma cooked them with foods that ruined the taste after hearing he's a great chef. Megumi brought Gig one of the hotpods later Soma cooked for someone else, learning that he is indeed a terrific chef. This leaves Gig conflicted about whether he should have Soma cook hotpods for him or not.
  • Has conflicted opinions on Virtuous, as he knows she's actually his former friend from his life as Vigilance, but doesn't really give a crap about it. He's more mad about her using him as a pawn for her schemes, though he doesn't entirely disagree with her on the matter and thinks Drazil and his schemes had it coming.
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    Zanza 
Zanza, God of Destruction and Recreation (Bionis, Arglas, Klaus)
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As Arglas
First form 
Second form 
Final form 
  • Overdeity
  • Symbol: The Bionis.
  • Theme Song: Memory's End; Zanza the Divine
  • Alignment: Neutral Evil
  • Portfolio: Extremely Spoileriffic Characters, Caring Only For His Own Existence, Dismissive of All Other Life, Dangerously Immature, Creating Life, Malevolent Creation Deities, Soul of the Bionis, Absorbing Energy from Life Forms to Survive, Thanatophobic Immortals, Gold and White Are Divine, Light Is Not Good, Foreseeing the Passage of Fate, Combat Clairvoyance, Wielding Two Monados, Orchestrating Events and Manipulating Everyone, Residing in the Bodies of Hosts
  • Domains: Creation, Destruction, Self-Preservation, Fate, Manipulation, Possession
  • Herald: Lorithia
  • High Priest: Saint Dane
  • Followers: The Bionite Order, Yuga, Sir Grodus, Praetor Amalthus
  • Allies: Dickson, Chakravartin, the Divine Powers, Hermaeus Mora, Yuu, Cyrus, Enrico Pucci, Griffith, Pontiff Sulyvahn
  • Rivals: Sauron, Teridax, Unicron, Dimentio
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork: Nekron, Zamasu
  • Enemies:
  • Opposes: Mephiles the Dark, Lord English
  • Opposed by: Eru Ilúvatar, Galactus
  • Created life as an egotistical human scientist named Klaus, who wanted to play god by first destroying our own universe, in spite of the protests of his colleague Meyneth. Lifeforms evolved on the worlds formed from the bodies of two titans, of which he and Meyneth were the gods, in a universe appearing to otherwise consist solely of endless ocean and sky. Becoming narcissistic and afraid of being opposed, Zanza now exists only to survive, destroying his creations time and time again so that he can both recycle Ether energy to sustain himself and prevent species from evolving enough to threaten him.
  • During one of the Bionis' life cycles, the two dominant races of the Bionis and the Mechonis at that time (the Giants and the Machina, respectively) were beginning to coexist in peace and harmony. Unfortunately, Zanza decided that he couldn't allow that to happen, and so by transferring his soul into the Monado and using it to possess the Giant Arglas, he launched an attack on Mechonis' capital city and killed most of the residents. Before he could finish the job, Meyneth took control of the Mechonis and engaged in a duel with the Bionis. Another of Bionis' races, the High Entia took this opportunity to seal Arglas, and Zanza with him, away in a tower now known as Prison Island. However, because a part of his soul remained inside the Monado and because he retained his ability to foresee the future, he was able to silently configure a plan with his three disciples in order to one day reawaken and resume his cycle of destruction and recreation.
    • Millenia later, Zanza was able to be reborn from the body of Shulk, the latest wielder of the Monado. He then proceeded to begin purging the life from Bionis, as was their predestined fate. Ultimately, however, he was overthrown and slain by Shulk and his party, who had decided that they would not submit themselves to death and futility for the sake of a selfish god and his twisted definition of destiny.
  • Utilizes Telethia to launch his assault upon the world. These creatures destroy all life they find and absorb Ether from the environment when called upon.
    • Melia's hatred for Zanza began when she learned that he was the master of the Telethia that killed her bodyguards, with whom she had shared a close friendship. This hatred reached its peak when Zanza reverted all of the pure High Entia, including her half-brother Kallian, to their mindless Telethia forms. Although Melia herself was protected from this fate due to being half-Homs, she resents herself for failing to save her people.
    • Upon learning of the existence of the Endbringer, a Telethia hailing from another world, he tried to command it to kill Shulk's party. He was, needless to say, livid when the beast instead opted to attack Zanza himself.
  • Creator of the Monado, a sword that can foresee future events which usually can be prevented, manipulate energy and crush mechanized foes such as the Mechon, robotic units created by his longtime enemy Egil. Zanza can thus distort reality to a huge extent and is only slightly limited to laws of physics. When he united the two existing Monados, he cemented his position as Overdeity in the Xenoblade universe, if only for a little while.
  • Was originally God of Combat Clairvoyance until he lost that power to Shulk when the latter and his party initially defeated him. He's a little miffed over that.
  • According to Alvis and himself, he would have liked to be friends with the people of Bionis, but then grew fearful that they endangered his existence, and so he denies himself the chance for companionship by holding onto his self-obsession and condescending attitude towards the lifeforms that he creates.
  • Lorithia serves as his herald on account of being the most loyal of his three disciples who were promised immortality in exchange for servitude to him. He never gets entirely tired of hearing her preach his superiority over everything else in existence, though he often wishes she would shut up about how those who defy him will pay for their insolence.
  • Serves as the leader of the Scar Corps unit of Nekron's Grand United Alliance of Destruction due to the common awareness that Zanza desires to destroy life but, contrary to the GUAD'S ultimate goal, also intends to reabsorb said life and start anew. Zanza's allegiance to the organization is thus both insincere and temporary, and he will indubitably turn against Nekron when the right time comes.
    • The recruitment of Metal Face into Zanza's GUAD division was much to their mutual annoyance. Zanza, however, decided that commanding a former henchman of Egil wouldn't be an issue as long as he let Metal Face have his fun while he himself could collect the Ether from the slain enemies afterwards.
  • As soon as he ascended to the Pantheon, he began to devise a complex plot in order to cleanse it of life, satiate himself and begin anew with lifeforms who could not oppose him. Due to a greater awareness of his intentions here than on Bionis, as well as the fact that he is at odds with other Chessmasters who will attempt to ensure that they won't be hindered by any rivals, he will need to make a great effort if he wants to succeed in his endeavour.
  • Holds nothing but contempt for other sentient worlds. He particularly hopes to take down the benevolent robot gods Mata Nui and Primus, who remind him far too much of his oldest enemy Mechonis.
  • Loathes any deity who opposes such "true" gods as himself or successfully defies fate, to the point where the event that anyone who alters destiny to work against him will often result in him suffering a Villainous Breakdown.
  • Even though Yveltal shares Zanza's ability to restore itself by absorbing the life forces of its surrounding environment, it dislikes how others have to die in order for it to stay alive. Therefore, it despises Zanza for his dismissive view of mortals and his arrogance in believing that they don't matter as long as he gets what he wants.
  • Zanza can get behind Chakravartin's views, as they both agree the world exists for them and feel they're better off working together. Both are frowned upon by more benevolent creation deities for abusing their godly powers at the expense of lesser beings.
  • Has formed an alliance with Griffith, due to their shared desire for power over all other people, the fact that they both achieved godhood by committing a selfish and destructive act, and each of them being one of the few who can tolerate the other.
    • Griffith has commended Zanza for his determination to keep his position as an unassailable god secure by continuously wiping out and reabsorbing his creations when they become too independent, although Griffith notes that if he was Zanza he would aim even higher if possible.
    • Zanza, meanwhile, is not bothered in the slightest and in fact rather amused that Griffith sacrificed his comrades to the legions of hell and that he raped and mentally tortured Casca. After all, why care what happens to an insignificant band of mortals?
  • Also present in the Main House.

Greater Gods

    Anubis 
Anubis, God of Judging the Dead (Inepu, Jackal God, God of the Dead, Anoobis, Goobis, Walt Stone)
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  • Greater God
  • Symbol: A jackal standing atop of a circle of Mummy Wrap
  • Alignment: Lawful Neutral
  • Portfolio: Jackal Head, Fair Death Deities Villainized, Embalming And Wrapping Mummies, Tick Damages, Majorly Well Known Egyptian Deity
  • Domains: Beasts, Death, Law
  • Allies: Osiris, Geb, Sobek, Deities That Are A Little Bit Beastly, Nasus, Doggie Kruger, Shikieiki Yamaxanadu, Anakaris, Hades, Decim
  • Enemies: Nightmare Moon
  • Ascended when it was known that when people think of jackals, he's the first that comes to mind, especially with how his image of ' the jackal-headed deity' is embalmed in the minds of those who know their Egypt stuffs. Oh, and very reluctantly identifying himself as the star of much pornographic Furry fanart. He is understandably embarrassed.
  • He could easily take the throne of God of Jackals, but he doesn't want to right now.
  • He's one of the Afterlife deities that Hades can relate to, as Anubis had his share of being villainized as a maniac just because he's a God for the Dead. It's just his job and a necessary one, and he'll be damned if he played favorites!
  • Known to bring destructions when he took on the Battlefield of the Gods. He might not be very mobile, but standing still while Anubis barrages you with death locusts, hands of the dead trying to drag you to the underworld or his death eye laser is considered one of the stupidest things people can do.
  • Frequently visits Anakaris to help him take care of his mummy wraps.
  • He also hangs around with Nasus as Anubis knows exactly just where he took his look from. If they, by any chance, took on the battlefield together, then he trusts Nasus to be the immovable force to guard the frontline while he blasts away from the back side.
  • It was known that the Western counterpart of Doggie Kruger was named after him (Anubis Cruger). While he's mostly a neutral God, Anubis has no regrets because Cruger is not sullying his name by doing ridiculous things.
  • Jotaro Kujo asserted that he has once tangled with a certain cursed sword bearing the same name. Anubis quickly asserted that it is NOT him, even if they bear the same name and look, he's not a cursed, malevolent Stand, that's not part of the job of being the guardian of the dead. He can attest the same on other deities like Geb, Osiris (his father) and Bastet...
    • Well speaking of Bastet, some say that he might have hots for her... But he always denies this. Deities like him has no time for romance. Plus he's a dog-ish creature, and she's a cat, they're supposed to 'come to blows'.
  • Anubis likes to cultivate the image of being a stoic, serious guardian, but he can't help at times to break down into dancing... only to quickly revert to being the stoic gate guardian in case he senses someone about to look at him dance.
  • At one point after his entry, an unknowning Akali took read on his name, and wondered if he might be just another noob... though she blundered a little because Anubis was right behind her to correct her. The exchange goes like this:
    Akali: So many noobs... Will—
    Anubis: I may be Anubis. But I am not a noob.
  • Though Freya seems to occasionally tease him by calling him such, it's right there on one of his aliases.
  • Absolutely did not like seeing Nightmare Moon in the Pantheon, particularly because the same darkness that created her corrupted him in the past, and he was defeated by Bastet and her feline companions (that looked suspiciously like the Mane 6). Also is leery of Discord since he allied himself with the Cat Goddess.
  • Was approached by Yomi, who had heard her old friend was in the Pantheon, though when she found him she seemed thoroughly confused. The Anubis she knew, after all, was far less animalistic, and more importantly, a girl. It took a few seconds to clear up the misunderstanding: Yomi had simply mistaken the god for his little sister.

    Doc Scratch 

"You rang? That was a joke. Of course you didn't. I don't have a doorbell. Haa haa, hee hee, hoo hoo.

Please come in."

Doc Scratch, The One Whose Plan's Final Step was his Own Death (Lil Call, Mirthful Messiah, White Text Guy, Mr. Vanilla Milkshake, An Excellent Host, The White Man)

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    Lord Death (Soul Eater
Lord Death, God of Mortal Grim Reapers (Shinigami-sama, God of Absolute Order)
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    Virtuous 
Virtuous, Goddess of Reverse Reapers (Master of Life, Layna the Firebrand, Layna the Venerable)
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  • Greater Goddess
  • Symbol: Her staff
  • Alignment: Neutral Good
  • Portfolio: Reincarnation, Souls, The Lifestream, Wise Old Mentors, Not-So-Demonic Possession, Benevolent Users of The Plan, The Chessmaster
  • Domain: Afterlife, Healing, Knowledge, Life, Planning, Renewal
  • Virtuous is to Gig, Death, and Ichigo what Doctor Black Jack is to Ezio. While they are responsible for helping the dead cross over, she determines where, when, and to whom mortal souls are born when they're reincarnated. Because of this, she has considerable influence among the various Houses; she effectively controls where all the most powerful mortal souls end up, and whether or not they remember their previous lives. Any deities who wish to incarnate themselves as a mortal must likewise go through her.
  • Link, despite also being a trope god, is such a regular repeat customer that she no longer actually does him personally, having left a metaphorical, very slow drinking bird toy over that particular metaphysical button. It's been 3000 years so far, and he hasn't noticed. It probably helps that every time he dies he is surprised to realize that he is a god, having his memory wiped each time. (The one time it wasn't, a pointy-eared newborn Hylian wailed with frustration at the thought of having to grow up and track down his sword, his boomerang, bombs, iron-soled boots, his bow...)

Intermediate Gods

    Charon 
Charon, God of Giving The Dead Passage (The Ferryman, Kharon, Charun, Haros, Daimon of Boundaries)
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Charon depicted in the God of War series
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  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: An obol coin.
  • Theme Song: Battle With Charon
  • Alignment: Lawful Neutral
  • Portfolio: Psychopomp, The Ferryman, Demands Payment For A Ride, Sometimes Depicted As A Winged Humanoid, Living Skeleton or old man, Sometimes Seen As The Grim Reaper, Those Who Don't Pay Wonder The Bays Of Styx Forever
  • Domains: The Dead, Hades, Coins, Passage, Boats
  • Followers: Botan, Komachi Onozuka, Atheros, John Ferryman
  • Superior: Hades (Disney/Smite)
  • Allies: Nox (his mother), Thanatos and Nemesis (his siblings), Grim, Death of the Endless, Death the Horseman, Lord Death, Discworld Death, The Flying Dutchman, Pikkon
  • On speaking terms with: Flynn
  • Enemies: Kratos, the other Hades, Mr. Krabs, Lord English, Janemba, Dhuum, anyone who tries to rip him off.
  • Opposes: Nekron, Nagash the Undying, Seymour Guado and the Grand United Alliance of Destruction
  • When someone dies, they need a means of moving on to the next life. Death is only part of the trip. At least, that's what the Ancient Greeks believed. And the man for that job is Charon. The son of Nyx/Nox, he is the ferryman employed by Hades to get souls past the River Styx. However, he requires payment, so remember to be buried with a coin or he won't pick you up from the bays.
  • Not good, not evil, just a god with a job. He expects to be paid no matter who you are, and mainly when you are dead. But on rare occasions like Hercules, he will allow the living passage. Just don't expect his master Hades to be as forgiving.
  • One of the few gods related to death who benefits from the Death Is Cheap nature of the pantheon. Since people die more than once, Charon can expect more passengers and thus more money. This puts him in direct conflict with Dhuum who hates the Death Is Cheap nature of the Pantheon and was infuriated that someone was exploiting it for cash. His brother Thanatos had to step in and try to make his friend Dhuum not attack his brother, while also showing disappointment in Charon for getting greedy.
  • He isn't The Grim Reaper, but is often conflated with this role. He's a god related to death, the actual god of death is his master/cousin once removed Hades and brother Thanatos. Since he works with reapers, he gets along perfectly with the Horseman, Lord and Discworld Death, along with Death of the Endless. If Hades will allow it, he'll do double shift under them. He feels a bit sorry for Grim due to becoming the Wager Slave of two kids.
  • Apparently he hates being called Chiron. No-one knows why as he personally has nothing against Chiron.
  • Often bets with the Death from Regular Show over people's souls. Death tried to rope Skips in and hope their combined might would defeat him in an arm wrestling contest, finally getting his soul. They lost, however afterwards Skips gave him some money. Turns out Charon threw the fight for the cash since he realized Death wasn't going to share Skips' soul with him.
  • What he actually looks like varies, but for now, he's taken the form he takes in the God of War series. He was one of many casualties of Kratos' rampage, but not before being one of the only people to have defeated him in single combat. Having killed his niece Erinys, brother Thanatos, the Sisters of Fate and master Hades, he's out for Kratos' blood and is preparing a special prison in Tartarus to hold him in. His mother's ascension will only help with this.
  • Opposes the likes of Nekron, but not because he's an Omnicidal Maniac. Even if he manages to wipe out all life in existence, the afterlife remains and the Lord of the Unliving is more concerned with ruling the physical plane. No, it's because no new life means no new souls and he's out of a job. The same will be in effect if Seymour Guado succeeds, or if Nagash successfully kills everyone and enslaves them in his undead empire.
  • He does, however, hate Lord English and Janemba. Lord English is a threat to both the living and the dead, due to killing what's already dead and won't stop until literally everything is completely obliterated. Janemba's mere existence causes utter chaos in the afterlife, being a major threat to him as well. Thankfully, Pikkon is there to help keep order in the underworld and prevent souls from getting out of line, if need be.
  • When Mr. Krabs choked on an old Krabby Patty, he immediately tried to get him to pay up. Mr. Krabs dogged refusal to give up even a cent to the ferryman and being a cheapskate in general proved problematic until Spongebob managed to bring him back. He shares this contempt with the Flying Dutchman, who will sometimes help him out by being the ferryman on occasion.
  • On relatively good terms with Flynn, as he will give him the chance to be bribed and return to the land of the living. He feels rather overworked, as YHVH and His angels recently nuked the planet and he has to work with 7 billion+ souls. Won't voice anything about them however; he's not that high up in the divine management to be that aware of them. However, this is a special situation as he will usually hunt those who cheat death, as seen in Devil Summoner.

    Darth Plagueis 
Darth Plagueis, God of Villainous Life Creation (Darth Plagueis the Wise, Magister Hego Damask II, The Diseased One, Reach the Man, Reaching the Man Cloth Space, The Emperor)
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Plagueis as depicted in Legends
  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: A sample of midi-chlorians in a petri dish.
  • Theme Song: Palpatine's Teachings
  • Alignment: Lawful Evil
  • Portfolio: The Ghost, Posthumous Character, Palpatine's Sith Master, Creating Life Is Unnatural, Good Powers, Bad People, Mad Scientist (Not to a Jedi), May Have Created Anakin Skywalker, Shrouded in Myth, Even Evil Has Loved Ones (maybe), Diseased Name, Spoken About by Palpatine
  • Domains: The Force, Life and Death, Manipulation, Creation, Legends
  • Interested in: The Life Entity, Cell, Xerneas
  • Allies: Jonathan Irons, Morris, Alex Wesker, The Master
  • Bastard Understudy: Sheev Palpatine
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork with: Fabius Bile, Professor Hojo
  • On speaking terms with: Godot, the Nostalgia Critic
  • Rivals: Lord Voldemort, Vandal Savage, the Mage of the Beginning
  • Unclear relationship with: Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader
  • Enemies: The Jedi, Red XIII, Guthix, Dhuum, Jack Harkness, Fujiwara no Mokou, Czeslaw Meyer, Kenny McCorminck, The Elric brothers
  • Opposed by: Most incarnations of Death
  • Pities: SCP-1440
  • Avoids: The House of Alcohol
  • Have you ever heard of the Tragedy of Darth Plagueis the Wise? I thought so, it's all over the Internet. Darth Plagueis was a Sith Lord so powerful and so wise he could manipulate the midi-chlorians to create life. He had such a knowledge of the dark side he could even use the Force to keep the ones he cared about from dying. He became so powerful the only thing he feared was losing his power, which of course, eventually he did. Unfortunately he taught his apprentice everything he knew, and his apprentice killed him in his sleep. It's ironic; he could save others from death, but not himself.
  • Spoken off in past tense by Palpatine, making him a very mysterious figure-all that's really concrete in canon is that he's Palpatine's old Sith Master, and was an Emperor Scientist in the making. According to the Legends continuity he was a Muun banker called Hego Damask trained under the Bith Darth Tenebrous(real name Rugess Nome). Said master organized his existence through eugenics as the perfect apprentice, to one day host his consciousness as part of his take on the Grand Plan. He put an end to that. Though Palpatine has being manipulating him for decades, maybe even since they met.
  • Notices similarities towards him and Lord Voldemort. He shares some physical similarities, and both are dark lords who wish to be immortal due to thanatophobia. However Plagueis is interested in physical immortality of the From a Single Cell variety, not the Soul Jar variety(though if he has no choice, he will rely on it). He's disdainful of Voldemort's more petty cruelty as with Palpatine, stating "I am an architect, not a butcher like the Sith of old". He respects Voldemort well enough to see him as a worthy competitor, but not an ally since Voldemort feels only he should live forever and reminds him too much of his treacherous apprentice.
  • His desire for immortality has gotten him to work with Alex Wesker and the Master for it. Voldemort proved too much of competition, but she is more open about it and capable of working with him for the secret(even if the Master is using him). It has also driven him to want to unravel it from immortal figures like Jack Harkness, Fujiwara no Mokou, Czeslaw Meyer and Kenny. Given his reputation, none of them want him anywhere them since he'll use gruesome Sith experiments to uncover it. Fujiwara in particular due to helping to create the perfect immortality elixir long ago.
  • It's said he and Palpatine planned to work together to coax the final secrets of the Dark Side out, hoping to rule for 10,000 years. Seeks to be an immortal ruler, but is more concerned with dominating the esoteric while letting his apprentice take care of the political. As such, he considers Vandal Savage a worthy competitor in this endgame ambition, another immortal ruler who could get in the way of his ambitions.
    • Covets the Mage of the Beginning's ability to possess her killer, since it would allow him to both be immortal while getting back at Palpatine for his betrayal.
  • Implied to have immaculately created Anakin Skywalker, probably with Palpatine. That, or Palpatine used his knowledge to make Anakin. In Legends, the Force created Anakin as a response to their experimentation to one day destroy them. Depending on how you want to look at it, this could make him Luke and Leia's grandfather of sorts. Plagueis found it interesting that Vader helped destroy the Jedi Order, but is disappointed by his lost potential. The Skywalkers want to know just what his deal is, but he's not talking yet.
    • In Legends, Plagueis has a breathing apparatus due to an assassination plot. He took it in good humor in the pantheon, saying "like father like son, am I right?"
  • It is unclear who his "loved ones" were, if they even existed. There's a strong implication that his apprentice was one of these, and even without loved ones he's certainly more noble than Palpatine. Taking notes from his apprentice's discussion about him, Plagueis will offer to help save other people's loved ones. Guthix and the Elric brothers for instance. This backfired as they have already had enough of that, particularly Edward and Alphonse, and told him to shove it up his ass.
  • Some of his experimentation are particularly cruel, such as what happened to Darth Venamis. But while Sidious may be a sadist, Plagueis treats things with a Muun dispassion. He considers Professor Hojo and Fabius Bile's genetic engineering and expertise to be a great asset. The individuals, however, are disturbed in his eyes. He can barely tolerate working with them, particularly Fabius Bile, and only continues to do so for their knowledge.
  • The Nostalgia Critic considers his tale the best thing in the prequels. Plagueis is flattered by this. He isn't flattered by the speech becoming an enormous meme however, though does appreciate the fact the fandom seems to adore him, with the theory that he's the Sequel Trilogy's Big Bad Snoke really popular. He's not however.
  • Described by George Lucas as a sort of super-Sith, who seeks to subvert the natural cycle of life and death. Indeed, by some sources he may be the reason why the Sith imbalanced the Force. Most entities in charge of death dislike him due to his experimentations, shedding no tears for the "tragedy" of his death. Dhuum is the most up-front about his feelings towards the Sith Lord. Though a few speculate he may have somehow survived, but most agree that he's dead in both canon and Legends. According to the latter, Palpatine keeps his remains in one of two black urns in his office.
  • Business partners with Morris and Jonathan Irons. He respects their vision. However reminds them Money Is Not Power, even if it is useful.
  • When in his public persona, he'll often order coffee from Godot. This is because he was killed in his sleep, and he doesn't want it to happen again. He is justifiably pissed at Palpatine, but knew that was part of the job and has some pride towards him for completing Bane's Grand Plan. He also tries to avoid the House of Alcohol since in Darth Plagueis, his apprentice got his incredibly inebriated and sleepy so he could Force Lightning him to death.
    • Depending on the source he died either during The Phantom Menace or right before Darth Maul's apprenticeship. Does not think much of Maul due to being so Obviously Evil, when the Sith of Darth Bane's line are supposed to be sneaky and subtle.
  • Intrigued by Cell, seeing him as a genetic masterpiece, though considers him rather dangerous. Also intrigued by Xerneas for being able to restore a forest, the Life Entity for being the embodiment of life.
  • For a Sith Lord, he's rather polite to droids given how much of the galaxy seems them. And in spite of his cold personality, there is some sympathy towards SCP-1440 due to how he was cursed by Death, even if he doesn't quite get immortality in itself as a curse. This might have something to do with how it's implied the Force screwed him over for his own experimentation.

    Death (Regular Show
Death, Bargainer of Souls through Competition
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  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: His scythe
  • Alignment: True Neutral
  • Portfolio: The Grim Reaper, Punch-Clock Villain, The Grim Reaper is a Loser, Chess with Death, Affably Evil, Go-Karting (and Other Activities) with Death
  • Domains: Death, Souls, Competition
  • Allies: Disney!Hades(?), ETC
  • Rivals: other Grim Reapers, Shang Tsung
  • Friendly Enemies: Mordecai & Rigby, Skips
  • Enemies: Yogg-Saron, KI!Hades, SCP-1440
  • Death comes either slowly or unexpectedly depending on what happens. Every so often when someone dies, they're able to get another chance at life by...engaging in a bit of competition with Death himself. In this particular case, Death has come for Skips' soul a number of times via games, though Mordecai and Rigby have encountered him through different circumstances.
  • Upon learning about how death is handled in the Pantheon, he realized that his soul-taking job is not going to be a frequent thing to do in that place. Despite that, he plans to make the most of it, especially with what he can find.
    • It's worth noting that whenever Death engages in a bit of competition with other deities in the Pantheon, most of the time, the stakes will not be as high as they were back in his original world.
  • As someone who bears the name of Death, it didn't take long for him to discover that there are others who share that name as well. What makes him stand out from the others is that he speaks with a Cockney accent, having a family that he cares about, and keeping his word on deals mortals make with him. There's also the fact that he isn't that good of a soul collector, much to his consternation.
  • Even though this Death and Decim are involved with souls and competition, the way they handle it is different. Death seeks the souls via competition and what happens to it depends on how the game ends. Decim watches over the selected competition to see what the souls were like back then and determine the best course of action for them. If both of them aren't doing their main jobs, then they may be talking to each other about their professions.
  • He was in for a bit of a surprise upon learning about Billy and Mandy and that the two were able to befriend the Grim Reaper in their universe after playing a game against it. He has been keeping an eye on the two, partially since their Grim Reaper isn't present to look over them, though their eccentricities is something that might test him for the time being.
  • Currently in an arguably tentative friendship with one version of Hades given that they are known for keeping their end of the deal when it comes to meeting mortals. It's uncertain what kind of deal will happen between the two.
    • On the other hand, he is really insulted at a different Hades since the latter has frequently mocked him for being lousy at collecting souls. In turn, Death believes that collecting souls is just a job and that doing it to assert dominance like what that Hades wants to do is rather excessive.
  • Like the other death entities, he has a particular contempt for Yogg-Saron given that the latter feeds off the essence of death and even has a monkier of "The God of Death", something that also insults this particular Death. Given how powerful Yoggy is, the most Death can do is stay away from the abomination.
  • In his free time, he'll make visits to the House of Gaming, just to get involved in some quick competition. Unlike his regular endeavors, nothing serious is on the line, but the outcomes are largely the same: he'll lose at the game in question.
    • Less often, if there is an eating competition in the House of Food, then there is a chance that he'll take part in it. Again, he is bound to lose in these partakings, though in these cases it's because he ends up vomiting during them. He also isn't that good of a cook.
  • Despite having losses as the result of his competitors cheating, he hasn't really called them out on it. Dr. Hax isn't amused at it and has tried to get him to notice cheating during competitions. Death, on his part, is more interested in keeping his word on deals mortals make with him.
  • Considering that he is a Grim Reaper whose job it is to challenge mortals for their souls on their deathbeds, Death has shown good admiration to his own family. In turn, he has a bit of respect towards families who are in a relatively stable condition.
  • The House of Music noticed that he resembles a particular British rocker. Death tends to drop by that house to take a listen to rock music and has looked at the genre's lifestyle as well.
    • Death was pleasantly surprised when he met a few deities who specialized in rock music, particularly the Elite Tauren Chieftain. Since the latter is interested in making a rock band in the Pantheon, Death has expressed interest in getting involved with it in some capacity. ETC has given some thought in it for the time being.
  • Compared to most other soul-collecting deities, Death is largely interested in souls only when it's necessary. It's caused a little bit of conflict between him and others like Shang Tsung, who think that not only should the soul-collecting thing happen more often, but this Death hasn't been doing a good job at it.
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    Kel'Thuzad 

"This next profile will not be so easy. I hear this god is ALL POWERFUL... and very handsome"

Kel'Thuzad, God of Necromancy and Practitioners Thereof (The Archlich, Archlich of Naxxramas, Lichlord of the Plaguelands, Commander of the Dread Necropolis, Master and Founder of the Cult of the Damned, formerly of the Council of Six, Creator of the Abomination, Summoner of Archimonde the Defiler, the Betrayer of Humanity, Hearthstone Enthusiast, Majordomo to the Lich King himself, KT, Kel, Kel'thu-freaking-zad)

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Lesser Gods

    Maya Fey 
Maya Fey, Goddess of Spirit Channeling (Mayoi Ayasato, Mystic Maya)
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