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Greater Gods

    Kaido 
Kaido, God of Being Impossible To Execute (Kaido of the Beasts, Strongest Creature In The World, Lord Kaido)
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  • Greater God
  • Symbol: The Beast Pirate's flag
  • Theme Song: Hyakujuu no Kaido
  • Alignment: Chaotic Evil
  • Portfolio: Ambiguously Human, The Man They Couldn't Hang, Seeking Death, Drinks All The Time, Horned Humanoid, The Dreaded, Wants The War To End All Wars, Eastern Dragon Motifs, Nigh Invulnerable, No-Nonsense Nemesis, Being An Unpleasant Arrogant Fighter (and justifiably so), Badass Army, Functional Addict, Weredragon Kaiju
  • Domains: Strength, Invulnerability, Pirates, Alcoholism, Survival, Beasts, Dragons
  • High Priest: Devil Rebirth
  • Interests: Khorne, Hircine
  • Interested in: The House of Beast
  • Allies: Donquixote Doflamingo, Apollyon, Bellona, Ares, Lucifer
  • Employing: The Gold Toothed Doctor, Professor Hojo
  • Enemies: Trafalgar Law, Monkey D Luffy, Edward Newgate, YHVH and the Grand United Alliance of Law, the House of Justice, Diana/Wonder Woman, Barney Gumble, The Elric brothers, The Imperium of Mankind, SCP-040, the Eeveelutions, Dr Alphys, The Dovahkiin and all dragon slayers, Daeanerys Targaryen, Ryu
  • Annoyed by: Infinite, Adon
  • Kaido is one of the Yonko, or Four Emperors. One of the most feared and powerful pirates in the world, he has had 40 attempts to execute him. Hanging, decapitation, torture, everything and it has all failed to kill him. Feeling bored by all the power he has, Kaido wishes to start a war to end all wars to both cure his boredom and find a way to die.
  • Regarded as the strongest creature in the world. Bored with what he can already do, he's taken attempted suicide as a hobby. The Death Is Cheap nature of the pantheon has made him majorly annoyed by this, given there are actual deities that could give him the death he wants. When it was pointed out that as a Devil Fruit user he could achieve death by drowning, Kaido responded with "that's boring!"
  • When asked if they can try to terminate them like they're attempting with SCP-682, The SCP Foundation responded with "no, eliminating SCP-682 is more important". Not that they don't want to know what Kaido is. The leader of the Beast Pirates doesn't care about them anyway.
  • He found the pantheon to not be as boring as the world he comes from, but not interesting enough. He wishes to stoke the flames of war and up the ante with the various alliances' Forever War. This has made him an enemy of those that side with peace, such as Wonder Woman. While YHVH is not above using war for His purposes, Kaido considers His ideal world to be the epitome of boring and YHVH finds his objectives to get in the way of order.
  • Kaido has chosen to side with Lucifer for the time being. He finds his ideal world where might makes right to be very interesting, and it will help him oppose the GUAL who already have it out for him due to being a war hungry pirate. Apollyon, Bellona and Ares are all for the war to end all wars and have sworn to help Kaido achieve this.
  • It is unclear if Kaido is even human. His Mythical Zoan form might actually just be his natural form. As One Piece blurs the line of what humans naturally have, the horns and giant size might be weird human traits, giant blood or something else. The Imperium of Mankind takes a stance he is a horrible mutant that must be exterminated. Against Kaido, it's not unjustified to feel so.
  • Kaido's an alcoholic, and undergoes some serious mood swings whenever he's drunk. And it involves a massive amount of alcohol, much to Moe Syzlack's exhaustion. It's highly advised to let him be and don't get involved. Barney Gumble was drunk and stupid enough to try to both out-drink him(which he almost succeeded) and get in a bar fight, resulting in him becoming a yellow smear. It's really telling how dangerous he is when Luffy lost in a Curb Stomp Cushion battle with him, only because he was completely wasted.
  • Wants to find strong fighters, partly because they could be useful to his plans. Many a Blood Knight were excited by the prospect of fighting him, though wary that unless he really enjoyed it he is likely to try breaking or converting them to serve him. Adon's arrogance simply annoyed Kaido, as did Infinite. The jackal couldn't stand a being stronger than him and immediately tried to take Kaido down, only for him to soon get through his illusions and punch Infinite into a wall.
  • Both Son Goku and Vegeta were happy to fight Kaido, and for once actually gave Kaido difficulty. He had to resort to his dragon form, and the fight was ultimately called off because they realized their fight with him was causing unwanted destruction. Cell, seeing this, stated "I feel we've got some serious blue balls here" and asked Kaido if he wants to be part of the Cell Games. On the King of Beasts, Cell has said "he might be the strongest creature, but the strongest lifeform trumps creature. Personally, I feel he should take a little more pride in his power and not be bored of life all the time".
  • Leads the Beast Pirates, who are almost entirely Zoan Devil Fruit users. Naturally, he is very interested in the House of Beast and is trying to recruit members there. In turn, Khorne wants to recruit Kaido, to the absolute fear of every other One Piece deity.
  • Has artificial Devil Fruits, SMILE Devil Fruits, used to bolster his army. Both the Gold Toothed Doctor and Professor Hojo were immoral enough to work for him and help produce them. They have suggested SCP-040 be kidnapped to force her to create monsters to serve under him, and the Eevelutions experimented on to better understand their genetics and make more efficent ways of creating these SMILE Devil Fruits. The Elric brothers have taken major offense at this, as has Dr Alphys.
  • His Devil Fruit lets him turn into an enormous dragon, though it's also possible he it's his true form and he's a dragon that can turn into a human. He has an interest in Daenerys' dragons in this form. He also find Acnologia someone he likes to fight, though the former's self-bigotry means he just despises Kaido.
  • Hircine took a great interest in Kaido what with his reputation for being really powerful and form given he is the progenitor of lycanthropy in his world. Though the Huntsman doesn't care about his goals for a war to end all wars, he can definitely relate to his bloodlust. Hircine even offered to challenge him as one of his aspects to truly test strength he really carries, win or lose, even if the former is still holding back considering the sheer power a Daedric Prince carries.
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Intermediate Gods

    Ban 
Ban, God of Healing From Fatal Injuries (Fox's Sin of Greed, Bandit Ban, Undead Ban, Baan, Lord Ban, Fairy King Ban, The Man of Greed, Ban Jovi)
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  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: His Fox's Sin Tattoo
  • Theme Song: Fairy and Ban
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good with Chaotic Neutral tendencies
  • Portfolio: Can heal from fatal injuries, Generally fights with nunchucks, Healing Factor, Heartbroken Badass, Hell-Bent for Leather, Frequently suffers the most brutal and fatal physical injuries in battle, Impossible Thief, Can pull objects to himself from great distances like a magnet, Can steal the physical abilities of his opponents, Jerk with a Heart of Gold, Loveable Rogue, Desires to resurrect Elaine
  • Domain(s): Immortality, Theft, Love, Devotion
  • Heralds: Elaine and Jericho
  • Allies: Meliodas, Diane, Dante Sparda, Carmen Sandiego, Connor and Duncan MacLeod, Jack Harkness
  • Friendly Rivalry with: Michelangelo
  • Enemies: Ten Commandments, Alex Wesker
  • Annoys: Tallahassee
  • As a child in the town of Ravens in Britannia, Ban lived by stealing from others, constantly getting chased and beaten by those he stole from. Eventually, he was caught one day and sent to Aberdeen Prison, where he met a man called Zhivago. Later on, Ban escaped the prison with Zhivago and lived in his hideout, where Zhivago taught him how to properly steal. Years later, Ban made his way to the Fairy King's Forest in order to drink from the fountain of youth and become immortal, believing that if he lived long enough, something good might eventually happen to him. However, Ban ended up befriending the fountain's guardian, the Fairy Elaine, and promised her not to drink from the fountain. Over time, the two fell in love and Ban offered to take her outside the forest and travel the world together, which she refused because of her duty to protect the fountain in her brother's stead. Ban then promised to find her brother and bring him back to the forest, which would relieve Elaine of her duties. However, a demon appeared shortly afterwards, burning the forest and mortally wounding both of them. Despite Ban's insistence that Elaine drink the fountain's water, she made him drink it through a kiss, thus making him immortal and allowing him to kill the demon. Sometime later, Ban was put on death row for supposedly having destroyed the forest, drunk from the fountain and having killed Elaine himself out of greed. After surviving 33 executions, Ban was visited in his cell by Meliodas, who wanted him to join the Seven Deadly Sins. Although initially refusing the offer, Ban agreed to join after a brief fight with Meliodas, having decided to follow him because the latter was the only one besides Elaine to accept him.
  • Upon his ascension, Ban was surprised to discover that he had regained his immortality, as he had previously sacrificed it in order to fully revive Elaine. He was also happy to be reunited with Meliodas and Diane, which resulted in him and Meliodas having an arm wrestling competition that damaged a portion of Ban's temple, which he didn't mind.
  • When presented with the option of appointing people to positions within his temple, Ban chose to appoint Elaine and Jericho as his heralds. When the two are not busy fulfilling their duties, they often accompany him throughout the pantheon. Elaine in particular has developed a fondness for the House of Nature, as it reminds her of the Fairy King's Forest.
  • Ban is good friends with Dante Sparda, as the two share a similar appearance and taste in fashion, can heal from otherwise fatal injuries and have both lost loved ones to demons. The two are often seen either hanging out or slaying demons.
  • Ban has a strong respect for Carmen Sandiego, whose thieving skills far surpass his own. He occasionally accompanies her on her heists, although mostly just to have fun rather than to steal anything in particular.
  • He gets along well with Connor and Duncan MacLeod, who have both similarly lost loved ones over the course of their long lives. Although neither of them approve of his thieving habits, they know that he's a good guy deep down.
  • Ban occasionally visits the various immortals in the House of Life and Death. He's struck up a friendship with Jack Harkness, although he has also made it clear that he's not really interested in "dancing" with Jack, not that it stops Jack from trying to convince him otherwise. However, Ban has also become enemies with Alex Wesker, who wishes to capture him in order to splice his DNA in an attempt to become immortal.
  • Ban frequently engages in friendly sparring matches with Michelangelo, who similarly wields nunchucks. Although their first meeting initially consisted of Ban freaking out about Michelangelo being a talking turtle.
  • On occasion, Ban inexplicably becomes obsessed with Twinkies (claiming to have stolen and eaten his world's entire Twinkie supply), as well as a Cloud Cuckoo Lander and Combat Sadomasochist with a terrible singing voice. No one really knows why Ban sometimes acts like this, although many suspect that he's deliberately trolling them. Tallahassee is particularly annoyed by Ban's antics when he's like this, as Ban keeps stealing his Twinkies.

    Dougen 
Dougen, God of Coming Back Unexplained
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Yoma Dougen 
Puppet Dougen 
  • Intermediate God (Near Greater God as Puppet Dougen)
  • Symbol: A corrupted, upside-down cross
  • Theme Music: And To The Edge of Ambition
  • Alignment: Neutral Evil
  • Portfolio: Mysterious Backer, Badass in a Nice Suit, Big Bad, Despicable Villain Alongside Reasonable Antagonists, Behind Most of Current Yoma Actions, Mind Manipulation, Muscular Build, Super-Muscular Alternate Modes, Refusing To Just Die Somehow, Always Falling Back on Something
  • Domains: Villains, Hair, Mind Control, Demons
  • Heralds: The Yoma Generals
  • Allies: Orochi, Mikami, Sosuke Aizen, Akio Ohtoni, The Psycho Rangers, Ragyo Kiryuin, Purple Eyes
  • Enemies: HOMURA, Asuka, practically everyone else from Senran Kagura universe, Yuma Tsukumo, Naruto Uzumaki, Jotaro Kujo
  • Dougen, to put it simply, is not a nice man. A former shinobi himself, he has been seeking ways to gain ultimate power and world conquest with any ways possible. His true ambitions came to light when Homura find out that he has been funding Hebijo Academy to simply raise enough elite shinobi to summon the yoma Orochi. And even after his initial failure, he has hatched many plans to fulfil his ambition.
  • One of the more ridiculous things about him is his utter resistance to either die or stay dead. Because he has survived; being sliced in vertically half; fatally wounded and then drag along Orochi's body; beaten up by Homura and Rin, crushed beneath a giant yoma what engulfed into nothingness, taking Dougen with it; and if one takes New Wave into account, sliced in half again by Crimson Homura. While he might be "dead" as far as we have seen, no one is surprised if he pops back. How he has pulled these stunts? No one knows, as he never bothers to explain it.
  • Homura was pissed when she heard that he ascended, practically screaming from top of her lungs "Why Won't You Die?". Dougen was amused by her claims.
    Dougen: It doesn't matter how many times I seem to die. I will keep on coming back, no matter what. And now that I am a god, there isn't any way you will be able to kill me. But there are other things what I can do to you than simply kill you.
    • ...Though him gloating at Homura almost got himself stabbed by Homura's Engetsuka. Though he was able to dodge the attack and leave the confrontation at that.
  • He is quite an important figure when it comes to training up the mooks of GUAE, as not only does he provide funding, but a lot of materials as well, even sometimes taking some direct approach to them.
    • However, the main reason he does it is because that allows him to have any sacrifices he has to provoke demons and such when he needs to. He is quite willing to do business with demons if they need any sacrifices to summon their comrades, if only for his own gain.
  • Sundowner once thought that he would be an ally of sort, due of thinking him as "demons dealer" as many have stated him trying to sell yoma for militaries for profit. However, Dougen quickly dismissed those claims straight at Sundowner's face, saying that he has much more grand schemes than just some pitiful profit.
  • Once had black hair, for whatever reason. However, while most Senran Kagura gods dismiss their anime counterparts, he is quite pleased with his anime counterpart's actions, like how he had practically everyone from Hebijo Academy on dead man's switch.
  • He is regarded as being one of more impressive mind manipulators in the Pantheon, able to trance people by merely talking to them, using the art of puppetry on those with similar powers and even using it on himself to make him stronger. This has impressed gods like Aizen and some gods wonder if he can even surpass him on art of Mind Manipulation.
  • His voice has given him a lot of bad rep from other gods like Jotaro, who sounds like him, and Yuma, who is reminded by Mr. Heartland. The only positive thing he can think of is that he is buddies with Akio... maybe.
  • Once tried to collaborate with GUAE's tech experts on a project he called "Orochi Rising" to spew as much hatred and conflict as possible using bots (inspired by the Yoma Generals), what would then fuse into a master program (called Orochi) to be the ultimate program to bringing everyone into chaos. It ultimately failed, but it did show him important data on manipulating human emotions, and whenever or not such conflict would catch the interest of yoma.
    • After the failure of the project, he did start to realize how great the Pantheon is for his plans. Since the Pantheon can be considered being in Forever War, all he needs to do is somehow let the yoma catch interest in the eternal conflict and they will come to him easily.
  • Has some sort of a business deal with Purple Eyes, interestingly enough. As Purple Eyes is interested on trying to expand the usability of the Control Gauntlet, Dougen's availability of yoma interests him for experiments. Dougen, on other hand, does find the Control Gauntlets interesting enough to work for him. Though he is not really on Purple Eyes' Misanthrope Supreme side of things.

    Muradin Bronzebeard 
Muradin Bronzebeard, God of Unexpected Survival (Mountain King, Yorg Stormheart, Ground Muradin)
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    Sabo 
Sabo, God of Fake-Out Deaths
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    The Sole Survivor 
Nate/Nora, The Sole Surviving Deity (Blue - by Piper)
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  • Theme Song: It's All Over But The Crying by The Inkspots
  • Intermediate Deity
  • Symbol: A Vault 111 Jumpsuit And A Pair Of Wedding Rings
  • Alignment: True Neutral
  • Portfolio: The Player Character And Their Canine Companion, Action Dad/Action Mom Who Is Either A Badass Army Veteran or Lawyer, Crusading Widowed Spouse, Dull Surprise, Fish out of Temporal Water, Gadgeteer Genius, Deadpan Snarker, Happily Married, Human Popsicle, Mama Bear/Papa Wolf, Shell-Shocked Veteran
  • Domains: Army Veterans, Lawyers, The Commonwealth Wasteland
  • Allies:
  • Enemies: Any and all Evil Robots and Evil Mercenaries in the Pantheon.
  • Wary Around: The T-800 Mk.II
  • The Sole Survivor is a unique addition to the Pantheon, seeing as how they were actually alive on the day that the Great War began (and ended) on October 23, 2077. Bonus points for not being a ghoul in that case...although he was forced to put down his ghoulified neighbors when they attacked him/her.
    • Because of this, he has made friends with both the Courier and the Lone Wanderer (although the latter has not ascended yet) as they also traversed the blasted landscape of what was once America, the former seeking vengeance and the latter searching for their missing dad.
  • The Lone Wanderer was surprised to see MacCready as one of the Sole Survivor's heralds, showing that he came a long way from being the foul-mouthed, pint-sized mayor of Little Lamplight. MacCready was also surprised to see the Lone Wanderer in the Pantheon.
  • Like the Lone Wanderer and the Courier, no one doesn't know their true gender and occupation before the Great War. Some say that the Sole Survivor's name is Nate and he was a combat veteran with the 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry Regiment, having seen action during the Sino-American War. Others say that her name is Nora and she is a law school graduate. Either way, the Commonwealth was not the same once the Sole Survivor emerged from Vault 111.
  • Although they knows that the T-800 (Uncle Bob) is a good guy, the Sole Survivor keeps their distance, given their personal connection to the Institute and the synths they produce.
  • The Sole Survivor is also on friendly terms with Kyle Reese and Sarah Connor. Kyle can be seen at the Sole Survivor's temple, listening to the deity's stories about the world before the war.
  • The Sole Survivor both said that Wonder Woman sounds strikingly similar to Magnolia, the jazz singer at The Third Rail.
  • She-Hulk and Matt Murdock/Daredevil both had seen Nora in action and both say that Nora is a talented attorney. There is talk about her joining the Court of the Gods...once they find out who's who in regards to Nate and Nora.
  • Mistaken The Hulk and Martian Manhunter as Super Mutants. Fortunately, Captain America and Batman managed to defuse the situation before the Sole Survivor fired a Mini-Nuke at the pair.
  • The Sole Survivor said that Cassie Cage sounds exactly like Cricket, a Commonwealth Wasteland merchant and Institute informant.
  • Aside from that, the Sole Survivor has his hands full in keeping his heralds in check, of which include an Irish pit-fighter, a newspaper reporter, a Ghoul who fancies colonial attire, a Synth who works as a detective, and a former Gunner mercenary.

    Vilgax 
Vilgax, God of Villains Who Won't Stay Dead (Squidface, Diagon, Conqueror of 10 Worlds, Squiddely, Vilgax the Conqueror)
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Lesser Gods

    Haru Ichinose 
Haru Ichinose, Goddess of Assassin Magnets and Survivors (Harucchi)
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    Kyosuke Nanbu 
Kyosuke Nanbu, God of Improbable Death-Cheating
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    Lee Everett and Clementine 
Lee Everett and Clementine, Gods of Action Survivors (Lee, Clem)
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  • Lesser Gods
  • Symbol: A fire axe (Lee), a blue and white baseball cap with bloodspatter and a 'D' on it (Clementine)
  • Alignment: Neutral Good (though Clem can edge more towards Chaotic Neutral if she becomes He Who Fights Monsters in Season 2)
  • Portfolio:
  • Domains: Love, Good, Protection, Survival.
  • Allies: Whitebeard, Brian Mills, Rick Grimes, Tallahassee, Chris Redfield, Claire Redfield, Leon Kennedy, Frank West, The School Life Club
  • High Priest: Rick Grimes
  • Followers: The Green Flu survivors, Joel and Ellie
  • Enemies: Negan, Sylvanas Windrunner (Lee only), Zhaitan
  • Opposes: Sabrina Spellman (one-sided)
  • Lee's past can be a little murky to some, histories telling him both as a noble man and as a selfish jerk, but no one doubts his commitment to his followers. If you are in an End of the World as We Know It scenario, and you call upon Lee Everett for aid, he will hear your prayers, and he will help you get through your darkest hour. You may not be in one piece, and you may have to do some unpleasant things…but you will live.
  • There was a little confusion upon his ascension, until Tallahassee pointed out that his realm was focused on zombie killing and not much else, whereas Lee's realm was surviving the whole damn thing, along with any other people that survive as well.
  • Lee claims that he's just filling in the position until the 'True Goddess of Survival' arrives. All he has said about her is that "She won't be arriving for a long, long time," and that her symbol is a blue and white baseball cap with bloodspatter and a 'D' on it. In the meantime, he watches over her, praying that she'll make it safe. Many gods agree on that statement.
    • And indeed she came. One day, there was a strong blizzard somewhere outside the Pantheon. And from it came an eleven-year-old girl with a baby in her arms. Having been foretold of her arrival, Lee's followers took her inside, led her to the House of Profession, and reunited her with Lee. Many Tender Tears were shed with this reunion, but instead of taking over his position, it's decided that the 'True Goddess of Survival', Clementine, instead share Lee's position.
      • Due to the nature of Multiple Endings, this Clementine turned out to be one of five potential versions of her future, selected by an unknown god(ess). Two went with Jane, live at Carver's old shelter, one of them took in a new family whose father is a lot like Kenny, and another turned that family away. Two went with Kenny, made it to the already-full Wellington, one decided to continue staying with him, and one entered the sanctuary at the cost of leaving him behind. And one where Jane and/or Kenny dies (and Clem abandons whoever lived) and takes off on her own. The Clementine that came is the last of those.
  • Just like Lee, Clementine's history after Lee's death can be a little murky to some, histories telling her both as a concerned mediator and as a Manipulative Bitch, but she's just as committed to her (and Lee's) followers as he is.
  • At first, Clementine was concerned about spreading her infection to the entire Pantheon and turning them into walkers when they die and unlike Ben and Lee, she didn't ascend by dying. Thankfully, the House of Life and Death (and later, the house of Health and Diseases) has measures to prevent that from happening.
  • The baby that came with Clem, Alvin Jr., is under the care of both her and Lee. Soon after, the League of Adoptive Parents invited the two to be part of their group.
  • Whenever interacting with other child deities, Clementine has to learn to watch what she says since, having grown up in a Zombie Apocalypse world, she doesn't regard swearing as that big of a deal.
  • Their contempt for Sabrina is from the fact that she once unwittingly triggered a Zombie Apocalypse. As they had first hand knowledge of how harsh such apocalypse can affect a person, they would generally have ire for whoever initiates one. Not even Clem can forgive such an act.

Demigods

    Zaeed Massani 
Zaeed Massani, God of Those who would have Normally been Dead (The Mercenary Veteran, The Veteran, Co-Founder of the Blue Suns, Mass Effect's "Chuck Norris")
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  • Demigod
  • Symbol: His old M-8 Avenger rifle, "Jessie", alongside a couple of Inferno Grenades. Alternatively, the Blue Suns logo tattooed on his neck.
  • Alignment: Chaotic Neutral (Though he veers into Chaotic Good when working with Shepard.)
  • Portfolio: Anti-Hero, Cool Old Guy who ocassionally lets out Cluster F Bombs, Bad Boss who still has reservations on things, Determinator, Good Scars, Evil Scars coupled with a Glass Eye, Kills with Inferno Grenades, Iron Brit with Lack of Empathy, He who survived a point-blank headshot, Old Soldier, Optional Party Member, Shouting Shooter who cusses aplenty, Token Evil Teammate who Took a Level in Kindness
  • Domains: War, Death, Fire, Combat
  • Allies:
  • Headbutting Heroes (on very rare ocassions) with: Lobo and Buffy Summers
  • Enemies: The Illusive Man, Ali Al-Saachez, Gauron, All evil-aligned deities from the House of Betrayal
  • His ascension was spearheaded by Deities from the House of Life and Death, when they found out about his backstory (with consultation from Commander Shepard, of course.) According to official records, he survived a point-blank headshot from his fellow Blue Suns co-founder Vido Santiago, while he was held down by six of his own men. This also explains his abrasive attitude towards deities from the House of Betrayal, as he tends to recall the ordeal through the pain he feels on the side of the face where his Glass Eye is located.
    • Compared to Shepard, who was at least revived through intervention by Cerberus's Lazarus Project, he got back on his own with little to no help. When he was asked as to how he survived, he answered: "A stubborn enough person can survive just about anything; rage is a hell of an anasthetic."
  • Many deities were rather wary of his reputation for getting people around him killed, particularly those of equal and lower rank to him. While others are concerned about his ocassional swearing, especially his use of the word "Goddamn" (which to him is a massive Irony in itself when he ascended.)
    • His dossier has racked up a lot of vey amusing facts about himself that some deities have made comparisons to Chuck Norris. Not helped by the fact that most of them did come from some of Zaeed's previous exploits during his Blue Suns days, and his time as a freelance bounty hunter. Among his favorites were his ability to interrupt a Renegade Interrupt, to which neither he nor Chuck wishes to comment on the matter.
  • Among the deities who have worked with Commander Shepard before, Zaeed is one of the least visible yet most oft-spoken of the bunch. His work relationship with the Human Specte is a bit sketchy at times, given his more "Renegade" alignment, and the fact that he is usually Only in It for the Money.
    • Nonetheless, he is as loyal to Shepard as the rest of the Normandy crew, as the latter helped him chase down his double-crossing Blue Suns co-founder. Reports of how the said mission ended vary, but there was no question that they both opened lots of flaming cans of whoop-ass against the Suns.
  • Has also been steady buddies with Garrus ever since that time when they plotted to rig Shepard's Apartment with Booby Traps. In particular, Zaeed once tried to rig Shep's bath tub for what he described as "Arma-Fucking-Geddon!" Ditto with Javik and Wrex, as they usually enjoy target practice involving bottles of beer in the very same apartment.
  • His relationship with Lobo is rather sketchy at best. Both have been together on a few missions across the galaxy, but both would claim to be the best Bounty Hunter therein. Though they are usually on good terms as long as some beer is involved.
  • As for his relationship with Buffy, he reminded her so much of Ethan Rayne, from his status as a (former) mercenary, to his Evil Brit behavior, and even down to having the same actor; though she is more appreciative of him since Ethan actually helped her back then, which led to his death. Zaeed kinda understood where she's coming from, but was quick to clarify that he's leagues different from Ethan.
  • Has been working alongside Mr. Bauer due to their similar choice in interrogation techniques; whenever Zaeed starts crunching his knuckles, they're bound to get the info they need, without even causing physical harm.
  • Thanks to developing some soft spots for the young after surviving the Suicide Mission with Shepard and his crew, Zaeed has been indirectly helping out in funding the church that Mana and Clarice were protecting. Conversely, he thinks allowing Child Soldiers are just as bad as when Vido allowed Batarians into the Blue Suns, which definitely put him at odds with Gauron and Ali (In his own words: "Cheaper labor, they said; goddamn terrorists, I said.)
  • Got pissed for a bit when he had a go with a crane booth in the Hose of Gaming. He does return to the same booth on ocassion, being an "all-in" kind of guy and all.

Quasideities

    Fuuka Akitsuki 
Fuuka Akitsuki, Goddess of Adaptational Survival
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  • Quasideity
  • Symbol: A silhouette of herself with wings. Alternatively, her bunny-shaped Cellphone Strap Charm, adorned by her red headphones.
  • Theme Song: "Fair Wind" by The Fallen Moon. Alternatively, "Climber's High" by the Hedgehogs
  • Alignment: Neutral Good
  • Portfolio: Blue Hair, Ms. Fanservice, Genki Girl, Manic Pixie Dream Girl, Excellent at Songwriting, Surviving in the Anime despite having been killed in the original source Manga, Deadpan Snarker
  • Domains: Unexpected Survival, Music, Romance
  • Allies: Yuu Haruna, Azura, Mei-Ling Zhou, Corrin, Yoshino, Symphogear users, Elan, GUAG Support Staff, Optimus Prime, Chihiro Kosaka, the Hoshimori Classroom, Honoka Kousaka, Mayuri, Ashi, Lisesharte Atismata
  • Enemies: Anyone who uses music for evil
  • Mentor: Sheryl Nome
  • Pities: Tenri Ayukawa
  • Opposed by/Opposes: Anyone who complains about her surviving in the anime, Heinz Windermere
  • Fuuka amazed her followers when she barely survived getting hit by a truck, which was, according to the Houses of Life and Death and Narrative, where she was supposed to die. Surprised by this sudden development, the Court of the Gods offered Fuuka a place in the Pantheon and she enthusiastically agreed.
  • Most of the time, Fuuka goes to the House of Music to improve her singing and songwriting skills. Seeing her potential, Sheryl Nome took her as her protegé.
  • Because of a truck was the cause of her death in the manga, Fuuka was asked by the House of Justice to make a PSA about the importance of obeying the laws of traffic, to which she reluctantly accepted.
    • This brought about some awkwardness when she met Optimus Prime. After she was killed by a truck in the manga, and he is a truck. Fortunately, they got over it fairly quickly and became friends.
  • Given their similar voices, she is good friends with Azura and Mei-Ling Zhou. Some bystanders have noted that Fuuka's singing voice is the same as her speaking voice, but Azura's voice changes while singing, much to Azura's confusion. And before you ask, yes, she does covers of "if ~ hitori omou" (Internationally: "Lost in Thoughts All Alone"). With Lisesharte's ascension, their singing duo became a trio.
  • Her unexpected survival caused a small schism in the House of Narrative in regards to the course of her story. Some believe that averting her death in the anime makes her story unpredictable and her death in the manga was controversial anyway. Others hold the opinion that her death was a crucial moment in the manga and her survival becomes superfluous anyways with her leaving Fallen Moon. Fuuka just facepalms at the whole thing and dedicates herself to the her godly work.
  • Occassionally gets offers the House of Sports to join their events; after all, her parents were star athletes in their youths. Flattered as she might be, Fuuka has declined, as she shows no notable athletic skills. At least she can throw a mean punch.
  • Very good friends with Chihiro Kosaka, as they both share a passion in music and found themselves in similar situations with Yuu and Keima. At the same time, Fuuka cannot help but feel sorry that Tenri Ayukawa sacrificed her affection for Keima so that he could be happy with Chihiro; because that's exactly what Koyuki Hinashi did for Yuu.
  • Befriended Ashi and Mayuri, who shared the tragic similarity of dying before their hero could save them. Fuuka does point out that she survived in the anime adaptation, something that makes Mayuri and Ashi a bit jealous. Nevertheless, they remain good friends.
  • Used to be friends with Heinz Windermere, who thought of her as a Cool Big Sis. They practiced singing together and she came to visit him whenever he felt sick. Fuuka was horrified that Heinz used had his singing to hurt people and spread a disease on a galactic scale. The end of their friendship was one of the most heartbreaking tales in the Pantheon.
    Heinz: "I cannot take back the things I've done. The deaths I've caused will be on my conscience. But I do know you still mean a lot to me, Fuuka. I don't want to lose you. I ask you to find it within your heart the strength to forgive me. Can you do that for me?"
    Fuuka: "I can't. Even if I did, you are no longer the Heinz I knew. You're a totally different person to me now. Things have changed... forever..."
    • Fuuka and Heinz haven't spoken to each other ever since.
  • On a brighter note, Yuu had ascended a few weeks later. Fuuka was overjoyed and ran to his temple to greet him. Suddenly, as soon as she reached him, she lost her footing and fell to the ground. Yuu tried to catch her and ended up grabbing her breasts. Everyone present suddenly burst in laughter, to the embarassment of the two youths.
  • Also present in Adaptations & Continuity.
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