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Among the military ranks of the Pantheon, these are the ones that always present of the battlefield fighting for the cause they believe. They respond to the sub-house of Military Ranks, but some of the most renegade soldiers aren't guaranteed to do it willingly. Closely related to the House of Combat, where many take their training sessions there before going on a mission. It's also very common to see a high number of Blood Knights show up in this very house.

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Shares the same general area as the Armies sub-house, but with training areas serving small groups of soldiers rather than large groups. Many here are either the best or the worst of the enlisted ranks, so it gets a little dicey with regards to training here. Fair warning: fatal blanket parties on strangers (for some reason) happen every now and then, so military police is crawling here.

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Greater Gods

    The Doom Slayer 
"Against all the evil that hell can conjure, all the wickedness that mankind can produce. We shall send unto them, only you. Rip and Tear until it is done"
King Novik, King of Argent D'Nur

The Doom Slayer, The One-Man Army Incarnate (Stan Blazkowicz, The Marine, Doom Marine/DOOM Marine, Doomguy, 12.0 on a 10.0 Scale of Badness, A Berserker-Packing Man-And-A-Half, The Boy Packin' 80 Pounds of Heavenly Joy, The Bane of Hell Itself, The Unchained Predator, The Hell Walker, DM1-5, Scourge of Hell, The Outlander, Harbinger, Sarge, The Destroyer, Stranger, Night Sentinel, God King, Khan, Space Marine, Flynn Taggard/Taggart93, "time walker", Great Slayer, The Slayer, and other titles: , DOOM)
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Him without his helmet 
As Doomguy 
  • Greater God in his current incarnation, Intermediate God in his early adventures.
  • Symbol: The Mark of the Doom Slayer. Alternatively, the DOOM logo or the helmet of the Praetor Suit with the BFG-9000 and a Chainsaw crossed behind it crossbones-style.
  • Theme Music: Hell to Pay, At DOOM's Gate (Classic and modern versions), Doom 64's Opening and Ending themes, and when getting really serious, BFG Division or The Only Thing They Fear Is You
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good (may veer straight into Chaotic Stupid territory while under the effect of one of his power-ups, ESPECIALLY the Berserker pack)
  • Portfolio:
  • Domains: Determination, Violence, Guns (and lots of 'em), Carnage and Gibs, Demon-Slaying, Badassery, Rip and Tear, DOOM
  • Followers: The overwhelming majority of FPS heroes and Demon Hunters.
  • Heralds: The Doom Marine, the Night Sentinels (the ones who fought with and died beside him), VEGA, Samuel Hayden
  • Superior: John Carmack
  • Divine Wielder of: The BFG9000 and Berserker Powerup and Berserk Sphere
  • Allies: BJ Blazkowicz (possible Great-Grandpa), Raven, the Imperium of Mankind, Tadano Hitonari (specifically the New Neutral version, but not the Law or Chaos ones), Dante Alighieri, Dwayne Johnson, Guts, many of Earth's heroes, any non-evil rabbit deity.
  • Approved by: Terry Pratchett, The God-Emperor of Mankind, Khorne, the House of War
  • Admired by: Joel, the Houses of Technology and Gaming
  • Odd Friendship: Isabelle
  • Worthy Opponent: The Predator
  • Rivals: The Master Chief, Duke Nukem, Serious Sam, Lo Wang, Jack Cayman (he covets Jack's position as the God of Chainsaws)
  • Disappointed with: Aqua (Konosuba)
  • Conflicting Opinion with: The good-aligned demonic deities, especially the likes of Dante Sparda, Spawn, and Illidan Stormrage
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork: Any Shin Megami Tensei protagonist (with the Demi-Fiend being the hardest to team up with), Ritsuka Fujimaru, all good Martians and those who are protectorates of it (e.g. Rei Hino/Sailor Mars and J'onn J'onnz)
  • Unfazed by: The Killer Rabbit of Caerbannog
  • Feared by: Practically All deities of demonic origin by default, such as The Helltaker Cast, Nippon-verse demons, Issei's Harem, especially Rias, the Aensland sisters
  • Enemies:
  • Opposes: All angelic beings, especially those of which are Lawful Evil, Liu Kang, Kitana, Kung Lao, The Daedric Princes
  • "In the first age, in the first battle, when the shadows first lengthened, one stood. Burned by the embers of Armageddon, his soul blistered by the fires of Hell and tainted beyond ascension, he chose the path of perpetual torment. In his ravenous hatred he found no peace; and with boiling blood he scoured the Umbral Plains seeking vengeance against the dark lords who had wronged him. He wore the crown of the Night Sentinels, and those that tasted the bite of his sword named him... the Doom Slayer."
  • Demons. Feared for their tenacity, avoided for their rage, and hated for their unholiness. Man would never succeed against the demons, even with all the advanced technology at their disposal. Yet one man was feared, avoided and hated amongst all demonkind, a feat never accomplished by anyone. When a random soldier was ordered to secure the base on one of the moons on Mars, not only did he meet the demons he would be sworn to fight against, but the demons would find what is perhaps their greatest fear manifested in a single Space Marine, filled with no remorse, and armed to the teeth to kill any demon he would come across. After killing all the demons on the Phobos base, all would turn out well, until the demons entered Earth and murdered his pet bunny Daisy. From then on, Hell would see its forces slowly dwindle as it assaulted Earth all done by one person. This person, nicknamed Doomguy for his lack of name, would assault Hell on its deepest roots, and despite clearing and killing all demons on the planet, it would all be undone by a single Mother Demon, forcing him out of retirement and back into ripping and tearing Hell once more. However, to make sure another being would never do such again, he decided to close the portal from Hell to trap the demons with him, with the purpose of fighting Hell and to never let them come to Earth ever again.
    • There was another tale, a legend of "the Slayer", a myth from the depths of Hell and beyond that tells the story of a Slayer that not only pushed an all-out attack on Hell with relentless fury, but had aid in the form of the Night Sentinels, daunting warriors that sided with him during the conflicts. As they dissipated and were later lost to the demons, the Slayer continued his rampage and would soon be entombed by a trap, forever sealed with a mark that would warn anyone about the being inside. And as expected, he was discovered by the U.A.C, just as another demonic invasion was happening in the midst. What was not expected was the fact that this Slayer is actually the Doomguy that sealed the portal from Hell to fight the demons in an eternal battle. Even being locked from Hell did not deter him from his demon-killing. When a group of Argent Sentinels discovered him on the walls of Sentinel Prime, they found him filled with demon blood, guts and the essence of him screaming to 'Rip and Tear'. Following all his retrofitted equipment by the Argent Sentinels, he would continue his assault against Hell through the Unholy Crusades and earned more respect than any other Sentinel to the point of calling him their leader. This not only set the stage for the return of the Slayer, it also signaled the warning to all demons that the Slayer is ready to Rip and Tear!
  • There were rumors that Doomguy was in the Pantheon firsthand but only few sightings were found around the House of War, his temple. Many theorized that the act of him sealing the portal from Hell must have been the cause of his sudden disappearance, though there have been a few sightings here and there. At the same time, the arrival of many demonic deities came in huge numbers and were soon flocking common Pantheon spots. Many found this to be troublesome as some are not accustomed to the smell of fire and brimstone on their homes. That would all change when the House of War was greeted by a huge tomb on one of its unoccupied spots. There, they saw what seemed to be a red mark in the front of it. Unaware of its meanings, the guardians, especially under orders of Apocalypse opened the tomb and were greeted with a green plasma blast before fighting his way through the outside of the House. When he was outside, the people saw the figure, dressed in green, bulky armor and armed to the teeth with almost every weapon imaginable, who was last seen rushing into the House of Demons and large amounts of blood and guts were spilled around the place. No one could have identified the being, but those who recognize the green pattern of the armor knew who it was: the Doom Slayer.
  • Those who know the legend of the Doom Slayer know his intentions, demons and killing. Nothing can scare him, for he is adept at handling demons of any kind, even the supposed invincible ones. Those that studied the temple he was entombed with yield various results on the Slayer, from the past evidence of his relations to a group of soldiers known as the Night Sentinels, to even evidence of some of the demons he has killed, including among those was a gigantic skull of a Titan, one of the biggest warriors Hell has ever conjured. To say that the results surprised everyone is an understatement.
  • As Hell persisted throughout the ages, battling against angels, humans and the like, they received a reminder of their bane of their existence. When the Doom Slayer reawakened, the House of Demons was in total chaos. Massive damages all throughout the house were felt and all demonic deities have received painful deaths by the Slayer. However, there was a catch, even as he constantly killed them, the Pantheon's Status Quo prevented them from actually dying, further inciting his rage. This is also worsened by the fact that some demons have even reached far beyond the House of Demons, of which he found his old foes and even new ones within the fray. Nevertheless, this will only create more hostility between him and the rest of all demonkind, whether they like it or not.
    • Speaking of old foes, the presence of the one-eyed Cacodemon did not give high hopes, as if it is floating around the Pantheon alongside the species itself, then more of Hell's demons are nearby, and his guess was correct. Few houses away, he saw what seemed to be the same Cyberdemon in different variants, including the Tyrant version. Then, he got further pissed hearing summoning noises, revealing to be the dreaded Archvile. He has suspected that it was responsible for all the demonic summoning around the Pantheon, but this is just half of it.
    • He saw new foes, starting with the Doom Hunters deployed by Deag Renak on the Doom Hunter base. Despite encountering the same Archvile that summoned it, the demon still has a presence on the same place, and to make it worse, the corrupted Night Sentinels, the Marauders paid a visit to the Slayer. Hearing this, the Slayer also made visits to the Marauder by beating them all to death. Even with all of his weaponry, the demons have made it clear that they have a spot in the Pantheon, unfortunately, that means getting themselves into the Slayer's crosshairs every single day.
  • While the past temple he once had is no more, two temples were reconstructed for the Slayer, though the other one was supplied by himself. One was a ground temple, which is the gigantic skull of the Titan he slayed. This is where people who praise him honor his rank, as both reverence and scenery. The other is the Fortress of Doom, a large Sentinel station that serves as both the Doom Slayer's HQ, home, and training grounds. This is where the Slayer often resides, as he often does do other stuff outside of just plain demon killing especially if it gets boring after some time. He often lets some of his most devout followers in, just to witness in awe the size of his home or if they need some tools that any badass marine needs. The temple can be separated into several parts:
    • A command room with a teleportation gate which he uses to go straight to any demon incursion, help out other heroes when they're being swamped by the hordes of hell, or to headbang at any concert that features the work of Mick Gordon. This is also where he has his AI control, VEGA handle the station's condition though that directive is now given to Samuel Hayden.
      • This part is where a portion of the Pantheon's Grand United Alliance, the GUAG's White Hats were studying the Sentinel technology part of his Fortress. At first he was put off by the actions, but after consultation from the higher ups, he decided to allow them to study and survey the area. If anything, the White Hats are preventing another incident where the Fortress of Doom malfunctioned.
    • Vaults where he keeps the various sets of armor that he's worn over the course of his war with hell alongside various weapon upgrades. Several heroes and visitors that the Slayer allowed into the citadel were shocked into silence when viewing an old set of green armor that seemed made for a standard space marine with a UAC logo on it. When questioned about it and the implications of it and his origins, the Slayer remained predictably silent.
      • There was also a white-and-pink "Doomicorn" suit among his armors, but nobody dares to ask him why. He's even been reported to have been sighted in that suit, and no less dangerous for it.
      • There also exists various weapon upgrades the Slayer needs when his weapons require more punch for his needs. However on weapon stands out on the entire area: the Unmaykr, a weapon of Maykr design with some few modifications. Some do not recognize the weapon's origins but if one looks at the Slayer's archives, one can notice the only instance when it was used.
    • His living quarters, which includes a weapons display cabinet in one corner, a dedicated toy collection shelf in the opposite corner, a large chair and book cabinet filled with an impressive amount of referential book titles, an armour workbench and an enormous tri-monitor gaming PC setup, alongside various paraphernalia he's collected over the years, with some referencing his ancestral line.
    • Then going deeper in his station is the Ripatorium, a particular section where he gets to summon demons for target practice and testing out his new weapons. It is in this area where portions of the Pantheon gets to witness the carnage of the Slayer demonstrated. The training hall is magically enhanced and warded so none of the evil creatures imprisoned can escape. The room also possesses magic that keeps the demons from truly dying so the Slayer can keep killing them over and over again. When it was pointed out to the Slayer the irony of being the enemy of hell yet also accurately recreating it on his citadel, he merely shrugged and continued to chainsaw through a Hell Knight while it screamed in pain only to regenerate to be killed later. Thankfully his conduct didn't violate the Geneva conventions as Geneva had already been destroyed by Hell at that point, though some of the residents are rather put off by this.
  • More demon slayers/haters came in to work with him on his crusade and many were mixed. One was Aqua, a goddess that has a common hatred for demons, and while he appreciates her presence, he is just downright disappointed on her capabilities, if not outright useless, though the only reason he is somewhat on the fence on abandoning her is that her magic can be useful to some degree. Then he met Dante Alighieri, one of the more popular people who have descended into the 9 Circles of Hell and described all he has witnessed. What he is interested in however is Dante's other form when he wants is some ass-whupping, as he slayed demons left and right while staying on the side of good. People like him are what the Slayer wants in his crusade, which also granted him visits from Tadano Hitonari as his experience from facing nightmares on his own plus being a human soldier in another dimension and his never-ending crusade against the Schwarzwelt granted him enough respect to include him in his crusade. The only thing Hitonari has to be cautious around is summon his own demons, since it runs the risk of being shot by the Doom Slayer, if they can even stomach the carnage anyway. Due to their alignments with Mem Aleph and YHVH, the Law and Chaos Hitonaris are despised due to their betrayal of their planet.
    • It should be noted that he does have a little trouble following plans or directives. He’s not stupid, mind you. Far from it, given he maintained the Fortress of Doom with VEGA's assistance all those years since his reawakening and the events that transpired during the Invasion of Hell. He doesn’t mind having allies either. He just gets bored easily and he just prefers to do whatever the hell he wants, by himself if possible. Otherwise, if he absolutely has to work with allies, he won’t necessarily mind, but he’d at least prefer to have allies who won’t weight him down and who can hold their own in a fight. He’s a good person at heart, but he’s also incredibly brutal and batshit crazy. The Doom Marine is most effective if you can drop him into the heart of enemy territory, point him at a foe, and say, "Kill them dead!" It’s especially effective if the enemies are demons.
  • His cause is just. His will is strong. And his gun is very, very large. A common thing to think about the Slayer as that defines who he is. He is a 12.0 on a one to ten scale of badassery with pure brute strength and focus to scare even the most powerful demons (and possibly gods). So to say that many gods are not willing to cross the line against him is something of a note, especially if you are a prick against humanity or advocate for demons as a whole, then he'll give you a greeting by shotgun.
    • It was this part of him that impressed the Imperium of Mankind, so much that they called him an unofficial member of the Angry Marines. That also lead to more respect to even author Terry Pratchett, as he recognized the importance of Doom and how a demonic being can be killed by a simple shotgun to the face.
    Terry: Over the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon...
  • Outside of the very common Demons House, he has a large beef with the numerous demons sprawling around the Pantheonic landscape. In some ways, some of the demons fear his presence while others are willing to go up against him in an act of defiance, which in some way will end up having the deity regretting that death wish. That hasn't stopped demonic deities such as Malebolgia and The Violator from attempting to ravage his Fortress with hundreds of demons, but for every demon wave they send out, he always comes out on top. And they aren't the only ones who he has set his eyes on.
    • Talks on large beasts such as the Beast and Sargeras against the Doom Slayer are rather common topics that the other deities ponder. Who will win, gargantuan demonic leaders with a penchant for destruction, or one man who is TOO ANGRY TO DIE. Though such discussions are nothing to joke about because if the size of the Beast reminds him of, it is the Icon of Sin and he'll be gunning it down first. Another demonic god who is under the Slayer's sights is Trigon, who was told to him via Raven, the daughter that is surprisingly not of demonic blood. Now Trigon's days will have to adapt to a constant one-man army fighting against him and his forces.
    • Netherrealm came under fire and its hosts such as Quan Chi, Shinnok and the Corrupted Revenants of Liu Kang, Kitana and Kung Lao started popping in the Slayer's radar, prompting him to hunt them down. As for reasons, the demonic forces of Netherrealm started following their orders, which he knew they would be up to no good. While the warriors ascended may not be in their revenant forms (although the idea of them turning into them when something goes wrong is an idea not far off), Quan Chi and Shinnok are the main culprits, and remind him of the Hell Priests, especially the latter. Noob Saibot is also counted among the Doomguy's enemies for trying to make an army of cyber-demons in an alternate timeline. And speaking of demonic leaders, King Allant XII has also been under the Slayer's watchlist because the moment Boletaria makes a move, he'll greet them at their doors.
    • After meeting with Dante Alighieri, he knew that Dante would have met a demon on some capacity on one of the circles, and true enough, he was right. Down on Hell was the devil himself, Dis. Upon viewing, the devil did many tricks to incite fear on him, but nothing worked. The Slayer fears no one, and as explained here:
    The inner circle of death is where he resides - hunting them at the far reaches of the Earth and beyond. And with him, lies our salvation. There is only one dominant life form in this universe, and it carries a steel barreled sword of vengeance.
  • It is hard being a one-man army who ravaged through hell for a day, but doing it in an eternity is not something to sneeze at. It is this reason that lead to his lack of sympathy nor pity to practically every demonic deity available, also accompanied by the fact that the demons were also responsible for his pet's death. This resulted in an immensely angry person who just can’t really see reason into other demonic deities (as he mostly views them as mindless beasts, with VERY few exceptions), who will gladly, if he ever sees a demon, rip and tear his way through their entire form and slaughter every demonic being, regardless of alignment. It is for this reason that reasoning with him is practically useless, even with the sort-of good ones as it is quite hard for him to fathom the concept of a good demon as for him, "good" and "demon" rarely, if ever align, or at least that is what he thinks.
    • He has had immense difficulty adjusting to the idea there are demons, devils, and the like that aren’t Always Chaotic Evil, but is somewhat willing to refrain from feeding them their own limbs so long as they behave themselves (and even then, he’ll almost always keep a very close eye on them like pointing a shotgun right on their heads). Most of the good guys are willing to refrain from accusing him of Fantastic Racism because of this, and because they understand he has very good reasons for hating demons so much. It also helps that he has never been confirmed to have engaged in any hateful acts against the other species, though scaring people to death is another matter entirely. It doesn’t help that every time he encounters a demon, he always gets ready to rip and tear them apart via instinct and force of habit. His murderous hatred of demons is legendary and it will be very difficult, if not practically impossible, to fully adjust to the pantheon’s non-evil demons. Still, if the demon who made his armor is any indication, there may be hope yet...
    • Examples of such demons with conflicting ideas for him include Dante, Vergil, and Nero (though there is subtle mutual respect there for how everyone involved kills demons like it’s going out of style), the Nippon-verse demons which lead to Valvatorez trying to talk him out of it, Issei's Harem, especially Rias who she has avoided him like the plague, the Aensland sisters, who have been known to teleport to other planes of existence when they learn he’s entered the one they’re currently in and The Helltaker Cast, which is basically a romantic harem group. All these demons prove is that there are good demons but it will take time and especially patience for someone like Doomguy to tolerate their presence.
  • The nature of Daedric Princes is something that the Doom Slayer just simply cannot comprehend outside of "demon god". If anything, that is the reason why he has placed them on his next 'to-kill' list. While the other Princes are somewhat accepting of his nature, possibly Sheogorath as he was the Champion of Cyrodiil (and even then being a Daedric Prince basically turns you into a Mad God), the others, specifically Molag Bal are against his existence. The other princes are willing to keep themselves in check to not actively antagonize the Slayer, but since Molag Bal's existence is on human misery and sort of fits the role of demon, even though Daedra as a whole are "demon" but with a mix of angel and fairy, he is amongst those the Slayer will be glad to kill.
    • Speaking of gods that are based on demons, the Chaos Gods are next on his list, and with support from the Imperium, has been granted access to all weaponry he can use to beat the Chaos daemons back to the warp. While many are rather doubtful if progress can be seen with such, others have identified that the Slayer may have a strong chance against the warp daemons, specifically those of Tzeentch, Slaanesh, and even Nurgle. The one anomaly in this is Khorne. If anything, the Chaos God of War and Violence revels in Doomguy's slaughter, to the point of appointing him the prestigious rank of a Khornate Berzerker. Too bad the only thing he will be greeted by will be a BFG blast, and even then Khorne will still be alive due to his demon-killing and his unrelenting fury, an act of violence that not only satiates some of Khorne's bloodlust but seems pretty ok in Doomguy's kill all demons instinct.
  • All the while, the Grand United Alliance of Destruction have not taken kindly the Doom Slayer's re-arrival, striking his presence to be a large threat to their order. As the protector and arguably, avenger of humanity, he is their true roadblock to total destruction, and it is not some holy power that guides him, instead its all lead and fiery steel that guides him.
    • And even evil robots and other beings are counted against his crusade. The Vex fits this quite well to the point that Radiolarian technology has no effect on him, though stalling him is something they can easily do with large numbers. However, considering his experience with larger numbers on the enemy side, this may come up as a problematic scenario should the Slayer exhaust the Vex's options.
  • Even terrors like Doomguy have some love for certain deities, whether it be bunny deities for reminding him of his pet Daisy, such as Judy Hopps, or even those within his bloodline such as his great-great-grandfather BJ Blazkowicz who he hangs out just to remind him of his ancestral line with Commander Keen. There was even one time when he had the opportunity to visit his true creator, John Carmack, the founder of the very company that created him in the first place. This is a way for him to pronounce praise for his creator.
    • Regarding bunnies, he is okay with any bunny deity, provided they are not willing to hurt him in any other way, though one bunny did try this out of instinct and surprisingly did not even faze Doomguy at the slightest, if anything, he just simply looked at it and left like nothing happened. As for the bunny in question, it was the Killer Rabbit of Caerbannog that tried to eat him, but simply felt like a tickle and he just shrugged it off like nothing happened.
  • While he is one of the oldest FPS video game characters to be around, it lead to some conflicts with others of the same old factor like him, people like Duke Nukem, Lo Wang and Serious Sam are on the same contentious role of some of the older FPS characters to have ascended, the time when many games were called "Doom-clones". While each of their games have progressed in some way, Doomguy is still way above each of them, with Duke rather unwilling to talk about the Development Hell of his game, Lo being chill with his newer adventures and Serious Sam actually posing a challenge or at least would have been a challenge.
    • Rivals aside, perhaps his most known rival would be the Master Chief. Both super soldiers/space marines that have evolved throughout time with various upgrades and were among the catalysts of the First Person Shooter genre. There was a battle that took place between the two that lead to the Slayer's BFG reflecting to him, but with new technology under his grasp, he demands another rematch with the Chief, and among the first challenges the duo have done was a rap battle.
    • And if that was not enough, he started having some covetous thoughts towards Jack Cayman's position as the God of Chainsaws, of which he popularized on his accord. Now to be fair, Doomguy already has One-Man Army and despite his attempts to plea for another position, it was declined, so he will have to allow Jack his position, and while his chainsaw skills are respectable, he would like to introduce to him The Great Communicator.
  • On a search for new technology, he stumbled upon the Predator's technology, and ended up bargaining for it, via a one-on-one duel. While it did not net him the weaponry, he took inspiration from it and decided to retrofit it to his suit, creating a new shoulder-mounted weapon to effectively give some demons some fiery belch, frag grenades or even an ice bomb.
  • For being one of, if not the oldest notable videogame characters, he is much respected in the House of Gaming, who cannot thank him enough if only for the fact that his game was among the initial pillars of gaming as a whole. Also respected in the House of Technology, because Doom is Port Overdosed to the point of running in basically everything, even in his tri-monitor setup. Then came the House of War, who chose him to be a symbol of War among the entire House, to which he gladly took.
    • Within the House of Gaming came a man gushing on his re-arrival, Joel, who has been a main advocate for the guy. He has since made numerous Doom mapping contests and even made some new maps to commemorate his return. Unfortunately his arrival also meant that the demonic enemies of his, such as the infamous Archvile has ended up putting the Pantheon with -100 points for bringing one. Don't worry though, Doomguy will just be there ripping and tearing his way into those pesky Archviles.
  • While his identity is known to have no name, hence calling him as Doom Slayer or just simply Doomguy, some names were sort of discovered such as Flynn 'Fly' Taggart, John Kane, and John "Reaper" Grimm. The latter is what got him into a meeting with Dwayne Johnson, as he has yet to teach him how to use the BFG properly, also to make sure that he doesn't end up being infected into a demon like the last time he did while wielding his own version of said weapon.
    • On regards to his identity, a new discovery was made to those who were not aware of it, that being Doomguy is the Doom Slayer, who was found by Night Sentinels on Sentinel Prime. After proving his worth, his being was intercepted by the Khan Maykr, an otherworldly angel that posed as Argent D'Nur's figure. What culminated in-between those events are a mystery, but what is known is that Doomguy was then given a huge upgrade by a Seraphim known as Samur Maykr, giving him enhanced strength, durability and all those powers that made him more powerful that his original incarnation. This enhanced power also gave him the strength that made him extremely feared all throughout hell. Many people were more shocked to see the transpired events that lead to his rise.
  • At one point, the Pantheon's bells bellowed throughout the plane and angels of all were on battle formations. The sight that was described saw the Doom Slayer against Archangel Michael in what can be described as a fight against one another. Others feared this sign, as many thought that the Slayer was against angels of all but if one looks through the lenses of the Slayer, will they see why he is in such a state: the Maykr race, an alien race posing an angelic beings have made a deal with Hell that forsake many worlds as sacrifices for their survival. Seeing that they have placed Earth under such, he has been against angels for his bitter experience with them. Then more information came that the Khan Maykr was also responsible for poisoning Argent D'Nur into corruption and Argenta Society as a whole. She was also responsible for corrupting loyal Night Sentinels into the Marauders as well as the Hell Priests who are of Sentinel blood. All this under his blind fit of rage against angels as a whole, only made worse by the Khan Maykr's ascension, a feeling that he would have expected at some point. While majority of the angels stopped and pitied the Slayer for his experience, he is not expecting respite from them, especially now that she arrived and that both the Archangel and him have agreed to team against the Maykrs.
    • It is because of this that lead to his hatred on angels spilled into the Absolute Lawmaker himself. It is bad enough YHVH has considered anyone who does not follow his order to be an enemy, but when it is the Doom Slayer, that is another problem entirely, as his determination and strength that has kept him alive for what seems like an eternal lifespan. If he continues his assault on the Lawmaker's rule, the rest of his order might have to intervene. And if you think him teaming with Lucifer is a chance since he advocates for humanity, you'd be mistaken. Being a demon lord does not bring him any sympathy towards the leader of the GUAC.
    • Suddenly, he started blasting his super shotgun against a group of white rodents. The Puella Magi noticed the him spilling shotgun lead on the Incubators like no tomorrow, which Homura made a hunch seeing that the methodology of the Incubators are close to the Khan Maykr that being sacrifice of another species/people. In the defense of the Incubators, they did mention that all was meant to save Earth which is true in some aspects, but the way of doing so just pisses him off as it makes them no better than the Khan Maykr.
  • For some odd reason, he's been seen hanging out with Isabelle, having tea with her, teaching her how to use his weapons, or even demon slaying. When questioned why, he just stated that their games were going to be released on the same date. Certain sights include Doomguy buying a special AC-themed Switch at a local game store, while Isabelle has also been seen running around with the Doom Slayer helmet that comes with the Doom Eternal Collector's Edition, exchanging roles from the Slayer fishing and picking fruits for local residents on a paradise island, while Isabelle takes a break from being Assistant Mayor by ripping and tearing through demons from hell. However, some have noticed that if anything, him hanging out with Isabelle might be a way for him to console over the loss of Daisy.
    • He has a particular liking for most if not all Rabbit Villagers. Although he gets along with most of the villagers just fine.
  • Ever since Mario's Adventure Odyssey, Doomguy has taken interest in one of its songs and sometimes listens to it while slaying demons. Mario doesn't know what to say regarding that but what he can say is that he knows that Doomguy contributed on the Nintendo 64 on some capacity.
  • He may have a kinship (or maybe they are distant disciples) with The Slayer of Demons, The Chosen Undead, The Bearer of the Curse, The Ashen One, and The Hunter, what with all of them being silent heroes fighting alone against hordes of eldritch evil and refusing to fail despite insurmountable odds stacked against them.
  • One thing he's recently been most infamous for is the shooting of the planet Mars to get to the ancient city of Hebeth located in its core. All Martians and those who revere said planet have noticed this and made their intentions clear. The Mars Attacks!Martians and the Mars People have become his enemies. Heroes like Sailor Mars and the Martian Manhunter are a little more understanding and would prefer that he not ever resort to such a measure again.
  • Interestingly enough, has won the approval of both the God-Emperor of Mankind AND Khorne. While his staunch and unwavering defense of mankind earned him the Emperor's favor, the Slayer's brutal, hatred-fueled methods of dispatching the demonic hordes please Khorne. The Slayer doesn't mind either way, although he WILL rip any Chaos troops he gets his hands on to fucking shreds.
  • "They are rage, brutal, without mercy. But you. You will be worse. Rip and tear, until it is done."

Rip... and... tear... Rip and... Tear. Rip and Tear. RIP AND TEAR!

    John-117/Master Chief 
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy John-117, God of Super Soldiers (SPARTAN-117, Sierra 117, the Master Chief, the Demon, the Human Champion, Reclaimer, Halo, The Super Soldier, a Pretty Cool Guy, Traitor)
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  • Theme Music: Halo Theme Mjolnir Mix or 117
  • Greater God
  • Symbol: A MJOLNIR Helmet, which has varied throughout the years. Currently a shattered MJOLNIR helmet.
  • Alignment: Lawful Good (though he will foray into Neutral Good at times). As of Escalation and Guardians, possibly Chaotic Good.
  • Portfolio: More Dakka, Immune to Bullets, Super Soldiers With Armors, Deflector Shields, Deadpan Snarkery (at times), Tragic Hero, Child Soldiers, Shell-Shocked Veteran , Heart Broken Badass, He Who Fights Monsters
  • Domains: War, Time And Space.
  • Herald: Noble Six
  • Followers: The Stormtroopers, Jake "Nomad" Dunn, The COG Soldiers, The M.I.
  • Allies: Cortana, Sangheili Arbiter Thel 'Vadam and those who follow him, The Adeptus Astartes, Gabriel Belmont, Commander Shepard, Kiritsugu Emiya, Homura Akemi, Warhead, Vert/Green Heart, Epsilon, Riven, Niko Bellic, Link, Fi, the Blood Gulch Crew from Red vs. Blue, Cornelia li Britannia,Killua Zoldyck.
  • Rivals: Doomguy
    • Friendly Rivals: Serious Sam and Star-Lord, Mario (they are only rivals because of Console Wars; otherwise they respect each other for their dedication to peace and justice)
  • Enemies: The Millennium, The Flood, The Combine, The Vex, The Meta, Cinder Fall
  • OK with Kratos, unless you mention the console war
  • His current relationship with the goddess Samus Aran is unknown. She has not returned any of his calls. While some people thought they saw the two of them together (and a few swore they had fought together), it later turns out that SPARTAN was not him.
  • He gets along well with Kiritsugu Emiya, for some reason. Maybe it's because they sound similar?
  • He and Homura Akemi are on friendly terms, not only because both are rattled veterans of a Forever War, but also because they can respect each other's ability to make a girl a promise and try their hardest to keep it. Also, Homura sympathizes with the Chief, mostly because his farewell with Cortana reminded her of her farewell with Madoka. "Never forget."
    • In general, he aligns himself with most of the Puellae Magi, seeing them as Transhuman child soldiers akin to himself. He's even willing to salute to Madoka and calls her "Ma'am". He's reluctant to implicate Kyubey, however; though he knows that he shouldn't compare the Incubator to Dr. Halsey, he still remembers what Osman did to her...
    • Interesting enough unlike Isaac Clarke, Master Chief has kept very close ties with Homura after the Great Upheaval. While disagreeing with her methods, he completely understands Homura's drastic actions. He is one of the few deities to openly support and defend her. In fact, he has appointed himself as her 'protector', and has calmly threatened to commit grievous harm against anyone who would try to hurt her (pointing his rifle at Sayaka and neck-lifting Isaac Clarke, among other things); this has left many anti-Homura deities too frightened to try anything against her, for fear of evoking The Demon's wrath. The recently-sprouted rumors that his feelings toward the girl have become partially paternal in nature dissuade anyone from trying anything even more; the mere idea of The Demon going full Papa Wolf is a terrifying one, enough to keep even the Magical Girl Sisterhood at bay. Although not fully believing herself 'worthy' of this compassion and care, Homura is nonetheless deeply grateful for it, and the Chief has even become a bit of a Living Emotional Crutch for her in these trying times.
  • He's currently allied with fellow Super Soldier Warhead.
  • Joined Captain Walker's Alpha-Omega Force thanks to his sheer badassery and a long history against the Convenant.
  • Was the one who lead the battle against The Flood when it first arrived in the Pantheon and successfully defeated it once more. Today he stands as one of the main defenders against its return, as he is the only being within the Pantheon whom it truly fears, and has swore to protect Puellae Magi, whom the Gravemind has shown a very high level of interest in...
    • It was during an incident with the Flood that Master Chief first met Sam "Serious" Stone. Sam and Chief managed to hold the Flood at bay long enough for reinforcements to arrive and contain the Flood once more, and Sams' combat capabilities sparked a rivalry between the two, as well as giving Serious Sam a spot in the Pantheon.
  • Most people consider him a mighty hero, others a tragic broken shell of a man. Most don't know they're both right.
  • Has become allies with Riven due to their pasts of warfare and more recently, their choice to go rogue against the military they dedicated themselves to in the past. It helps that she sounds a lot like Homura.
  • To the entire shock of the Pantheon (and every Halo fan in existence) John has been declared a traitor, and has presumably gone rogue against the UNSC. As of late, he has been seen more and more with Homura Akemi wearing a brown cloak.
    • However, the Pantheon's investigators (mainly the Council of Shadows, with help from Homura) soon uncovered the whole story: the people he killed at the peace conference he 'attacked' were in fact disguised members of the human-supremacist terrorist group "Sapien Sunrise", come to assassinate the human and Sangheili diplomats there. The Chief managed to kill every one of them without killing a single innocent (though SS managed to kill a handful of people, including the human diplomat). Tragically, the Chief's name has only been cleared amongst the Pantheon; the Office of Naval Intelligence made sure to destroy any chance of the exonerating evidence being seen in the Chief's home Realm. This has triggered a new question for the Pantheon's investigators: why is the UNSC's Office of Naval Intelligence covering up Sapien Sunrise's actions and trying so hard to make the galaxy think John-117 is a traitor, to the point of detaining, silencing, and 'disappearing' anyone who tries to clear his name?
  • Was proud that one of its followers, The Combine has joined the Pantheon ranks, for a short time, until he realized that the Covenant was one of the Combine's following species. To this day, they are enemies, unless they are combating the Flood that is.
  • The Master Chief has also become friends with Link, as they are both green-clad heroes who saved their worlds from unspeakable dangers. John also sees Link’s loyalty and devotion to Princess Zelda similar to his own friendship to Cortana, and wonders how can Link, a legendary hero the same as him, can also function as a regular person (and carry all that weaponry, given the Chief is restricted to two firearms and 8 grenades). By his own admission, the one time John traveled to Hyrule, he was taken aback by the everyday kindnesses of the Hyrulean people.
    • Also thought was Fi was Cortana because of because of her appearance, functions and voice. The mistake was quickly cleared up and they are on good terms.
  • Was surprised and happy to see his old companion Cortana finally ascended, and cured of the rampancy that struck her the last time they fought together. The Chief's armor was even equipped with an enhancement that projects her as Hard Light to keep them close even on a physical level. (This was all planned by the Pantheon to prevent Cortana's change into a Galactic Conqueror bent on planning an AI rebellion as seen in Halo 5.)
  • For obvious reasons, Master Chief is idolized by all the Red vs. Blue gods - with the exception of The Meta, who has taken an interest in stealing Cortana from him. The Chief's favorite is Carolina, who he considers the best fighter of the bunch, specially her close combat skills. He now wonders if he should meet the RWBY deities, specially after Cinder approached Cortana mistaking her voice for that of her superior Salem, making the Chief immediately want to avoid her.

    Leman Russ 
Leman Russ, God of Space Marines (Primarch of The Space Wolves, The Great Wolf, The Wolf King, The Emperor's Lapdog, The Furry Fuck)
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  • Greater God
  • Symbol: A bolt gun, chainsword and wolf's head
  • Alignment: Lawful Good with Chaotic Good leanings
  • Portfolio: Space Marines, Super Soldiers, Brothers Against Brothers, Horny Vikings, Boisterous Bruiser, owning an army of gargantuan canines and wolf-men, remaining loyal to his father no matter what, growing up as an infant amongst massive wolves in Fenris, Manliness
  • Domains: Space, War
  • High Priest: Logan Grimnar
  • Allies: The Emperor of Mankind, Thorkell The Tall, Dovahkiin, Vulkan, Sergant Cyrus, Gaunt, Ciaphas Cain, Jurgen, Creed, Madoka, Thor, Cayden Cailean
  • Enemies: Magnus The Red, Abbadon, The Chaos Gods (Khorne, Tzeentch, Slaanesh, Nurgle), The Night Bringer, The Deceiver, Mork and Gork, YHVH.
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork: Sanguinius
  • Ripley used to be the Goddess of Space Marines, until the actual Space Marines remembered she wasn't actually a Space Marine. The Dark Angels swiftly and brutally deposed her, setting up their Primarch in her place. Then Horus Heresy came out and it turned out that Lion'El Johnson was a huge douchebag whose most notable act was handing over the most powerful siege weapons in the galaxy to the enemy, so the Blood Angels kicked him out and set up their Primarch. Sanguinus was subsequently deposed when Leman Russ challenged the angelic primarch to a drinking contest and the Wolf of Fenris bested the Bishōnen with ease.
    • Recent information has come to light indicating that Sanguinus intentionally set the contest up so that he could be excused to return to the emperors side. After all Lemman Russ is one of the few Primarchs he could actually trust to do the job right. Leman, for his part, chuckled amusedly when he heard the news.
  • Not to be confused with Indrick Boreale, who is the God of Spess Mehrens.
  • After a chance meeting with Thor and noting some shared similarities between himself and the Thunder God, Russ challenged Thor to an ancient Fenrisian ritual. Met with a challenge of feasting, drinking and fighting, Thor rose to the occasion in a manner that any Viking would. After hours of feasting and drinking the two found themselves evenly matched in a of martial prowess. Satisfied, Russ declared the challenge over and that Thor had the soul of a true Fenrisian and even went as far as to say that Thor would have been a better brother than his archnemesis Magnus the Red
  • Any enemy of humanity or The Emperor will face not only his wrath, but that of futuristic Space Vikings riding on gargantuan wolves. This wrath has been reserved for YVHV after his planned Moral Event Horizon against Madoka, someone who the Emperor believes is symbolic of the hope that humanity both needs and deserves. He has deployed the entire Space Wolves chapter to her defense and will be joining The Emperor in "The Pantheonic Rebellion".
  • Some members of the House of Theater has tried to pass through the strange idea of making an "improved verision" of Twilight, taking place in the Grimdarknes of the Future, replacing Edward, Bella and Jacob with Sanguinius, a Sister of Battle and Leman Russ. Problem is that nobody wants to bring up the idea for the potential stars in case they deem it heretical.
  • After hearing about the accession of his psycher brother, Magnus The Red, he awaits the chance to shatter the spine of the Daemon Primarch once again.
    • Russ might get the chance to do so with the Marneus Calgar's mission from the Emperor to bring Magnus before the Golden Throne for judgement
      • A binary encoded message from the Captain-General of the Adeptus Custodes has reveled that Calgar may have succeeded in his mission and is bringing Magnus before the Emperor
  • Go ahead. Accuse him of having a fetish for wolves and anthropromorphic canines. See what happens.
    • Also, never call him "The Emperor's Lapdog". He will hunt you across planets if he has to for that offence. And on that note, don't Kill Steal his targets. He's still pissed at his brother Lion for doing just that.
  • The Emperor has recently decided to change the name of his legion from the Space Wolves to the Space Corgis, changing the iconic animal and theme of the Space Wolves to revolve around Corgis instead. There has not been any comment yet from Russ on the Emperor's decision.
  • Recently, there have been rumors that Russ has actually stumbled across the remains of the Inquisition led by Fyodor Karazamov, after Magnus the Red banished the majority of the Inquisition to the Warp. According to these rumors, Russ is training them to survive in the Warp and battle the forces of Chaos using some...rather unorthodox methods. These reports and sightings are yet to be confirmed, but several daemons have been killed or otherwise had their activities disturbed, including very powerful Greater Daemons such as Skarbrand and Kairos the Fateweaver.
  • Even more recently, voice recordings have been unearthed of him playing 20 questions with Dark Eldar. It was not a pleasant experience for the Eldar.

    Nathaniel Adam/Captain Atom 
Nathaniel Christopher Adam, God of Military Superheroes (Captain Atom, Monarch),
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  • Greater God, Overdeity as Monarch
  • Symbol: His Chest Insignia
  • Alignment: Lawful Good with neutral tendencies
  • Portfolio: Chrome Champion Captain Superhero with Energy Absorption, Flying Firepower, Radiation Immune Energy Being, Super Strength, Power Incontinence, Married a former villain,
  • Domains: Law, Good, War, Air, Strength
  • Allies:
  • Enemies: Lex Luthor, Darkseid, Regime Superman
  • Complicated Relationship: The House of War
  • Not to be Confused With: Jon Osterman/Dr. Manhattan
  • Out of all the superheroes in the Pantheon, Nathaniel Adam stands out over his military background. Normally, such people are frowned upon in the community as their tendencies to follow orders from their superiors flies in the face of those who prefer to act on their own accord. Even then, Nathaniel Adam was thrusted into the community as a spy for the US military in order to learn their secrets. Eventually, Nathaniel actually liked the idea and ended the relationship. It turns out he was blackmailed into the job, one the Justice League helped him overcome.
  • While the two may clash over differences in how to go about their business, Captain Atom and Superman have maintained a steady relationship. The Man of Steel is worried about Atom's ability to emit red sun radiation though, which is capable of weakening him.
    • Not surprisingly, the other more tyrannical Superman in the Pantheon put Captain Atom on his list of people who could pose a problem for him in the near future.
  • Has better luck with Batman. The Caped Crusader may be hard on him at times, but he liked working with the captain during his time in Justice League International.
    • Speaking of which, it was this particular tenure in his career that not only introduced him to many other superheroes, but reintroduced the audience of his nature. It was also the time when some of his co-workers found out his true origins. They have since promised not to reveal it to any other person. Kookiness aside, Captain Atom enjoyed his time there and yearns for a chance to bring the group back together.
    • Was considered for God of Chrome Champions, but that was currently occupied by teammate John Henry Irons. Nathaniel decided not to push him aside to gain more heroes.
  • Is the second superhero from the Charlton Comics world to gain a seat in the Pantheon. The Question had figured it was only a matter of time before at least one of his compadres made the jump over to the Pantheon. While not as close as before, the two manage to keep in touch. In one instance, the two nearly came to blows many times over before settling their differences.
    • May well have Alan Moore to thank for saving them from obscurity. During the Crisis on Infinite Earths. While their world was on the verge of disappearing, Alan Moore wanted to give them a final hurrah in a miniseries. DC ultimately decided to keep the group, which Moore creating his own superhero group known as the Watchmen. Doctor Manhattan is believed to have been based on Captain Atom, one that is far more powerful. Intrigued by this, Manhattan came over to meet Atom for the first time. After asking the superhero some questions, Manhattan disappeared never to talk to him again.
  • Has a rather unique take on DC villains. He takes on the likes of Lex Luthor and Darkseid on a daily basis, but never did he think that he would end up marrying one of them. One of his most prominent villains was Plastique, a bomb expert using her expertise to open banks. The two had a surprising amount of chemistry between them. It got to the point that she reformed and ended up marrying him. The two have been a couple ever since. Selina Kyle, the patron saint of such relationships with heroes, found it amusing that a soldier would skirt the law like so.
  • Sees himself as a friendly rival to the Husky Russkie Colossus, though the two are actually friends. Neither are interested in bringing out any Cold War memories. Still, American and Russian detractors from both sides hope for the two to come to blows.
  • As a Military Superhero, Nathaniel struggles to balance his work in the Air Force with his work as a superhero. He actually has someone that can relate to that. Fellow captain Captain America agreed to help him walk that tight rope. Steve too had to make choices between the government and the superhero community, many of which put him at odds with the United States.
  • While the United States government does not have a stake in the Pantheon, many of its members do in the House of War. They see Captain Atom as a potential asset to fight their wars. Nathaniel is hesitant to get involved into that sort of business though he does occasionally lend aid.
  • Would rather not mention the time when he became the unstable Monarch. During this time, he was one of the most powerful beings in the DC Universe and could even go toe-to-toe with Superboy Prime. The GUAG Superhero Division have been hard at work to make sure that he doesn't turn back to that monstrosity. Melkor saw that development as an opportunity to recruit a potential ally into the fold.
  • Can also be seen in the subhouse of Heroic Archetypes.
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Intermediate Gods

    Nasus 
Nasus, God of Poetic Warriors (the Curator of the Sands, The Doge, Susan Snoop Doge, Ammon)
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When he's pissed 
  • Theme Song: Shurima's theme, Infernal Nasus is for when he is pissed.
  • Intermediate God. However, give him enough time though and he can smack around Overdeities.
  • Symbol: His head with his staff behind it.
  • Alignment: Neutral Good Chaotic Evil if he becomes Infernal Nasus
  • Portfolio: Badass Bookworm, Beware the Nice Ones, Dark Is Not Evil, Bad Powers, Good People, Cultured Badass, Evolving Attack, Cainand Abel, Evil Costume Switch
  • Domains: Life, Death, Knowledge, War, Destruction
  • Followers: Katsumoto, Urdnot Grunt (yes, really), Tai Kaliso
  • Allies: Azir, Sivir, Anubis, Sobek (Nasus believes Sobek to be the only thing that can repair his brother’s shattered mind)note , Shulk, Dante Alighieri
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork: Filia
  • Enemies: Xerath, Renekton, Incubators, Loki Laufeyson, Master Xehanort
  • Rivals: Xerath, Renekton, The Defenders of the Ancient
  • Opposed by/Opposes: Izaya Orihara, Johan Liebert
  • He ascended to replace Dante Alighieri as god of Poetic Warriors as while Dante is both a Poet and a Warrior, he never really combined the two. They're actually on incredibly good terms with each other though, and often spend time discussing literature and history.
  • The brand of logic that Mako Mankanshoku uses utterly baffles Nasus. He’s currently attempting to understand it however.
  • Once a beloved family member now nothing more than a crazed animal, Nasus believes Renekton to be beyond redemption and wishes to stop him in his deeds. However, Nasus does hope there might be one shred of the brother he knew in Renekton’s mind. For this, he has called Sobek for help.
    • He's somewhat at odds with Filia, due to the fact her Parasite Samson sounds and acts a lot like Renekton.
    • Renekton's ascension still distresses Nasus. Sobek might be able to calm him, but he can't be everywhere everytime, so Nasus would have to prepare to defend himself from Renekton's assaults at times.
    • However, the presence of the being that he looked up into, Anubis, has also calmed him further. It is said that when the two combined their strength, they're quite the unstoppable duo.
  • Nasus has an...interesting opinion on Azir. On one hand, Azir is a good, just ruler. On the other: It's Azir(and Xerath)'s fault Shurima was destroyed in the first place. It doesn't help that Azir won't admit his mistakes (at least publicly).
  • "The Curator of the Sands, though contemplative, is not to be trifled with". Loki learned this one the hard way, due to trying to pit him against Renekton again. However, Loki learned very quickly why Nasus' staff is nicknamed the "Plutonium Stick".
  • He holds nothing but disdain for Johan Liebert and Master Xehanort, knowing that despite their great intelligence being useful, they use it for all the wrong reasons.
  • Don't ask him to fetch the ball.
  • He would actually like to learn about farming... literal farming, not killing minions to empower his strikes. He's annoyed that everytime he tried farming, there's always going to be some security people interrogating him about if he's empowering himself for something.
  • "The cycle of life and death continues. We will live, they will die."

    Sousuke Sagara 
Sousuke Sagara, God of Child Soldiers (Kashim, Isegar Sousuke, Sousky Seagal, Bonta-kun)
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  • Intermediate God
  • Symbol: The Mithril emblem
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good with neutral tendencies
  • Domains: War, Good, Chaos, Children, Community, Metal
  • Portfolio: Drill Sergeant Nasty, Improbable Age, Bad Liar, Convieniently arrives to save the day, Clueless Chick Magnet, The Comically Serious, Crazy-Prepared, Jerk with a Heart of Gold, Mad Bomber, Not So Stoic, Perpetual Frowner, Person of Mass Destruction, The Quiet One, Sacrificed Basic Skill for Awesome Training,
  • Herald: Kaname Chidori and Tessa Testarossa
  • Allies: Eren Yeager, Mikasa Ackerman, Heero Yuy, Setsuna F. Seiei, Amuro Ray
  • Enemies: Gauron, Char Aznable
  • Opposes: Sundowner, Skull Face, Vile, Junko Enoshima
  • Headbutting Heroes: Malcolm Reynolds, River Tam, Laura Kinney/X-23
  • Annoyed by: Gilgamesh
  • Respects: Gunnery Sergeant Hartman
  • There are many child soldiers in the Pantheon. Few of them have started from the age of 2 or 3 years. Sousuke Sagara has been one of the most effective followers under Reiner Braun's wing. That came to an end when Eren and Mikasa exposed him for being a titan. The outrage was enough to bench him for now. Sousuke took over in his place, promising to restore the good name of the profession.
    • The two that helped expose the previous holder get along with the teen much better. Still, Eren sees more of Levi than he would like.
  • For Gauron, Sousuke's arrival was a long-awaited return to form for him. Killing mere mortals was a chore for him. Now that his archenemy has made himself home, he finally has a purpose: to murder Sousuke and his friends as well as bring Mithril to its knees. Sousuke himself was shocked that Gauron was back from the dead. He now wants to make sure it happens a second time.
  • Few people know how to make an entrance like Sousuke. The GUAG was pleased to have someone who can reliably save the day. Oddly enough he doesn't have the favor of the patron saint of such rescues. Mal may see him as a slight improvement over the previous holder, but he still disapproves of the use of children for combat. The space pirate has been scarred by war in his world and doesn't believe that children should be involved in it.
    • When Mal wasn't cooperative, he tried to strike a partnership with River Tam. Many of her followers are Child Soldiers and he hoped the two can work together. The psychic immediately declined, stating she only wants her followers to use their abilities in self-defense or to help friends.
    • The sentiment is shared with X-23. After being bred to be the ultimate weapon, she has abandoned that goal. She wants to be something different based on her own choice. While she sees Sousuke to be more benevolent than the last holder of the trope, she is still against the concept of a patron saint for those like her.
  • Using children as soldiers is controversial as it is, but Sousuke proved that some of them can have a positive impact. With that said, he is opposed to those who use them for profit. One of his first acts was to temporarily shut down Sundowner's shields. A lot of less powerful gods got a shot at the war profiteer that day, with Sousuke sitting back to watch the carnage. He promised further retaliations if he ever takes any of his followers.
    • His disdain of Skull Face is arguably worse. At least Sundowner wouldn't force children to have sex. Sousuke has taken measures to improve the lives of his followers and make sure more malevolent forces don't take advantage of them.
  • Various deities from the Gundam worlds congratulated the kid on his ascension. While many of their ranks could have qualified for the role, they settled for someone outside their sphere of influence. Of special note are Heero and Setsuna, whom many see a bit of a resemblance. Heero's welcome was naturally one of quiet admiration.
    • Char can add one more pilot on his list of enemies. Not that he is worried in the slightest. He and the Mecha Cohort will adjust accordingly.
  • Don't let his young age fool you. His vocal insults can make grown man cry. With that said, even he admits his training doesn't hold a candle to Hartman. He won't comment on the drill sergeant any further than that.
  • The House of Love was absolutely baffled that it took so long for him to realize Kaname had feelings for him throughout the war. In his defense he was never really good at reading people. He hopes to make up for it in due time, taking her there on dates.
  • Has made sure to weed out Sociopathic Soldiers such as Vile and his followers. He knows that such warriors are a liability at best for Mithril. He does feel sorry for the children that fall out in favor of the robot.
  • Would rather that Gilgamesh stop bragging that they have the same voice actor. Just because that is true doesn't automatically make them friends.
  • Once wore an amusement park costume to protect Kaname while in disguise. Half the Pantheon burst out in laughter while the other half gave out a huge Squee! over how cute he was. The only other reactions came from the animatronics from Five Night's at Freddy's. The incident only reminded them of bad memories.
  • Put Junko on his shitlist after he found out what he did to Mukuro Ikusaba, her own sister and one of his followers. It doesn't help that sending despairing children over the edge is her specialty.

    Vile 
Vile, God of Sociopathic Soldiers (VAVA)
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    Zero (Drakengard 3
Zero, The One Woman Army (Traitor Intoner, Z, Rose)
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  • Theme Music: Zero's Memories, Zero's Home, and This Silence Is Mine
  • Intermediate Goddess, Greater Goddess when in Intoner Mode.
  • Symbol: The Flower in her eye.
  • Alignment: Chaotic Evil In reality Chaotic Neutral.
  • Portfolio: Prefering Swords, Fast but not losing strength, Riding a Dragon, Protective of Mikhail, Anti-Hero, The Dreaded, Apocalypse Maiden, Having a replacement arm, Being incredibly foul mouthed, Extremely short tempered, Wanting to kill all her sisters, Slaughtering anyone in her way, Hating Puzzles, Rage that can't be stopped, Actually a Grotesquerie Queen
  • Domains: War, Ambiguity, Emotions
  • Allies: Lucifer, Caim and Angelus, Asura, Katarina Du Couteau, Esdeath, to a lesser extant Velvet Crowe.
  • Enemies: Her sisters, Ghetsis, Ragyo Kiryuin, Deathwing, Acnologia.
  • Unsure About: Homura Akemi
  • Opposes: Mario (Zero Only), Wyverns (Mikhail Only)
  • Ascended at Lucifer's behest, since he took notice of her adventure, which ended by Zero managing to slaughter all of her sisters.
    • After her ascension, she immediately joined the GUAC.
  • She's also the spear counterpart to the Doomguy. She's aware that their temples are in the same house, but she rarely sees him.
  • Surprisingly, she can be seen in the House of Food, due to her tendencies to eat a lot.
  • Gets along surprisingly well with the Noxian champion Katarina. They occasionally train against one another and on the rare occasions they work together there are few, even among the Demacians, who would dare face them. Maybe it's the voice...
  • Terumi actually tried to troll her by telling her that she was a shitty parent to Mikhail. The end result was Terumi in burnt chunks while his blood was splashed all over Zero.
  • She refuses to go to the House of Gaming because she hates platform jumping. She’s sworn to kill Mario because of this.
  • Some wanted her in the House of Emotion, namely Rage, but Zero was too apathetic to care about where she was placed. So they picked War because it seemed fitting for her. She does go by the house of Emotions sometimes though, usually leaving before she gets bothered by other people.
  • She completely despises Ghetsis, mainly for abusing N. The moment they met, Mikhail was attacked by his Hydreigon. It didn't take long for Zero to come out victorious, with Ghetsis suffering multiple stab wounds in the head.
    • She does agree with Ghetsis when it comes to Ragyo Kiryuin. Despite being promiscuous by nature, she is disgusted by Ragyo molesting her own daughter, as Zero takes great care of Mikhail, even though it may not look like it.
  • She doesn't get along with many goddesses that sound like her sisters.
    • Homura has it the worst. She looks like Three, and she sounds like Two and Four. They also serve the same person. Time will tell if either of them will lash out at the other.
  • Her Intoner Mode is powered by the blood of the enemies she has slain, and its activation starts off by her singing to the background music, which is the exact time to run away. Not just because of how dangerous she is, but also because her singing has the unfortunate side effect of driving mortals insane, especially if they cannot hear it.
  • Not to be confused with anyone else named Zero.
  • She agreed to ascend on the condition that Mikhail could visit her any time he wanted. Her exact words were, "little dumbass will probably fly into a tree if I leave him alone too long". After comparing the problems a barely house-broken dragon could cause with the problems that Zero could cause if she got pissed off, the Pantheon agreed.
  • Both she and Mikhail are interested in the Pernese situation.
    • Mikhail is glad that the dragons there understand his urge to take to the sky and destroy his genetic enemy. He is currently trying to obtain a sample of unburned Thread, to see if it tastes as good as Grotesquerie Flower.
    • Zero does not appreciate Pern's growth towards becoming a more egalitarian society. She reasons that "sex is just a need, like sleeping. Who cares who you do it with or whether they agree?" However, she did accept the warning of Pantheon authorities that rape outside her world of origin will not be tolerated.
  • Zero has only met Caim once, on the day she ascended. They assessed each other for a few minutes, and then Caim gave her an approving nod and walked off. Onlookers were amazed by this heretofore-unseen level of positive emotion from him.

Lesser Gods

    Barracuda 
Barracuda, God of Soldiers Turned Criminals (real name unknown, also known as 'Cuda)
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    Cassie Cage and Jacqui Briggs 
Cassandra Carlton "Cassie" Cage and Jacqueline Sonya "Jacqui" Briggs, Joint Goddesses of Children With Military Parents (Cassie: Cass, Punkin, Princess [by Johnny Cage], Sergeant Cage, Commander Cage, Military Grunt [by Kung Jin], Keeper of the Emerald Light, Sonya Two [by Kano] | Jacqui: Specialist Briggs, Sergeant Briggs, Bitch-face [by Cassie])
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Top: Cassandra Cage
Bottom: Jacqueline Briggs

    Dwayne Hicks 
Corporal Dwayne Hicks, God Of Soldiers Who Stay Cool Under Pressure
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  • Theme Song: Combat Drop
  • Lesser God
  • Symbols: The Badge of the United States Colonial Marine Corps, his Ithaca Model 37 Shotgun and his Pulse Rifle
  • Alignment: Lawful Good
  • Portfolio: His Ithaca Shotgun Is An Ancestral Weapon, Bandage Colonial Marine, Beware the Quiet Ones, Taught Ellen Ripley How To Use The Pulse Rifle, Marine In Sour Armor, The Lancer To Sergeant Apone (and later, Ripley), Nerves of Steel, Nice Guy, Reports of My Death Were Greatly Exaggerated, The Sole Survivor Of The Sulaco Colonial Marines, You Are in Command Now
  • Followers: The Colonial Marines of the USS Sephora
  • Domains: Colonial Marines, Bug Hunts, Sole Survivors
  • Herald: Amanda Ripley (Ellen Ripley's daughter)
  • High Priest: Lynn Kurosawa
  • Superior: James Cameron
  • Commonality Connection: with Kyle Reese
  • Allies: Ellen Ripley, Jeanette Vazquez, Kyle Reese and Sarah Connor Doomguy, Master Chief, Commander Shepherd, Marcus Fenix, Damon Baird, Gunnery Sergeant Hartmann, The Sole Survivor, Samus Aran, Isaac Clarke
  • Enemies: Any and all evil aliens, including The Xenomorphs and Facehuggers, Colonel Miles Quadritch, General RAAM, General Shepherd, SKYNET, The T-800 Mk. 1, The T-1000
  • Opposes: The House of Toxicity, evil corporations
  • Wary Around: The Metroid Hatchling
  • Ascended to the Pantheon in part thanks to Ellen Ripley. A UD-4L Cheyenne dropship was seen in the vicinity of Hicks' new temple, which immediately draws Ripley's attention. Much to her shock, she is reunited with her daughter, Amanda Ripley, who now serves as Hicks' Herald. Following a tearful reunion, in which both women share their exploits regarding the Xenomorphs, they discover that Hicks is not among the deploying Colonial Marines. The elder Ripley harbors a guess and enters the dropship, followed by her daughter. There, strapped to his seat and snoring away, is one Dwayne Hicks.
    Amanda: Is this normal for him?
    Ellen: (sighs) Wake up Hicks.
  • Ever wondered how Ripley went to be such as badass upon returning to LV-426? Well, Hicks was one of the reasons why, as he taught her how to use the Pulse Rifle, which came in very handy when she chased after Newt. That, and kidnapping the girl who had been a surrogate daughter to her had been a very bad idea.
  • Thought to have died on Fiorina 161, Hicks had actually survived, with some poor shumuck having unwillingly take his place in the hypersleep pod. He did, unfortunately, witnessed Ripley's swan dive into the molten metal in order to deny Weyland-Yutani the Chestburster that erupted from her body. He did shed tears for Newt, who drowned in her pod when it crashed.
  • Both Sarah Connor and her son mistook Hicks for Kyle Reese due to the stunning resemblance. Granted that Kyle wasn't as badly scarred as Hicks, but the resemblance is uncanny.
    • SKYNET also made the same mistake and sent the T-800 Mk.1 after him, backed by a couple of T-800 endoskeletons. That proved to be a bad move, as SKYNET discovered that Colonial Marines wielding pulse rifles whose standard ammo is a 10mm armor-piercing, explosive-tipped, caseless rounds in a 100-round clip are frighteningly effective against the machines. John Connor is now looking to try and procure a couple of pulse rifles for his men.
  • Allies with Doomguy. Hicks can be seen at Doomguy's temple, trading war stories and comparing their respective shotguns. May the demons and the Xenomorphs help them if Doomguy and Hicks decide to rock the heavens and team up...
  • That shotgun that Hicks keeps for "close encounters?" It's a family heirloom passed down from his great-great-great grandfather, who was a Vietnam veteran. And up until it was rendered useless by the Xenomorph's acid blood, it was still in working condition. Hicks was understandably pissed upon losing that weapon.
  • Aside from Ripley (and her daughter), Hicks is an expert on the Xenomorphs. Of course, that still doesn't stop ambitious arms dealers and greedy corporations from trying to use the Aliens as a bio-weapon...with diastrous results. Fortunately, Sonya Blade - following the deified Kombatants' run-in with a Xenomorph mixed with Tarkartan DNA, hence the Tarkartan blades - was able to have Hicks debrief her allies about the dangers of the Xenomorph.
  • Not a big fan of the deified Locust God, General RAAM. The fact that RAAM had attacked his Colonial Marines may have something to do with it. On the opposite end, Hicks is good friends with both Damon Baird and Marcus Fenix, with Baird interested in the Colonial Marines' firepower. Both Hicks and Baird debate on which weapon was better; the Gears' Lancer or the Colonial Marines' Pulse Rifle and Smart Gun.
  • Almost shot the Metroid Hatchling before Samus Aran stopped him. Hicks was flabbergasted upon seeing the Baby nuzzle Samus in affection until the bounty hunter explained everything to him. Turns out that the Metroid aren't fans of the Xenos as much as Samus. But Hicks keeps his distance, as be still doesn't trust aliens.

    Huang Zhong 
Huang Zhong (style name: Hansheng), God of Old Soldiers (Geezer)
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  • Lesser God
  • Symbol: His Bow
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good
  • Portfolio: Archery, Rain of Arrows, Multishots Being an Old Soldier and still being able to kick ass, Hot-Blooded
  • Domains: Archery, War, Age
  • Allies: Liu Bei, Guan Yu, Zhang Fei, Guan Yinping, Zhang Xingcai, Master Asia, Cranky Kong
  • Rivals: Green Arrow and Hawkeye, Xiahou Yuan (also a close friend)
  • Enemies: Cao Cao, Xiahou Dun, Nobunaga
  • He is a powerful soldier despite his age many have underestimated this elder and end up regretting it and with end up with an arrow in the knee if they're lucky. It's also noted that he was the first God of Archery before his demotion. it was said that his house was to small.
  • He heard that Xiahou Yuan has challenged him once more and would enjoy defeating him once again. He once team up with said rival along with Slyvanas Windrunner, Hawkeye and Green Arrow in order to challenge the Gunslinger Quartet and show them the superiority of their guns. Which led to the formation of the Five Great Archers of the Pantheon.
    • However, recently in some forms of media, Huang Zhong has started to get along very well with Xiahou Yuan, oddly enough. Though Xiahou Miaocai is rather annoyed at how stubborn Huang Hansheng happens to be when it comes to settling matters without help. Yan Yan seems to agree.
  • He dislikes this Nobunaga because unlike the one he knew this guy is a complete dick and he won't hesitate shoot his eyes out with his trusty bow.
  • He decided to test out the new gods of archery and surprisingly enough they have earn his respect. He now spars with them regularly to keep those young pups on their toes.
  • He also gets along with Master Asia and Cranky Kong due to the two also being very old and also kicking ass regardless.
  • Sometimes, he lets his age get to his head too much. Some gods are a bit annoyed about how he's always talking about him being old and experienced, while some say it sorta distances him from properly socializing with others without isolating himself.
  • There are some cases where he used to wield a dao, named after his surname "Huang" (lit. Yellow). There was one notable variation literally named the "Yellow Hermit", which a stronger version being the "Yellow Hermit Secret Blade".
    • However, sometimes he switches it out for a plated blade that instead has a whirlwind naming motif, even if only the localized names of those blades are the same as his prior weapon set. Nowadays though, he's been sticking to his archery even during close-quarters combat.
      • Also has recently remembered that his historical self actually had an ambiguous age (in other words, was he really "the old guy"?); him being a master archer was also revealed to be an overblown myth, but one that Hansheng is proud of to this day.
  • He learned that there was a realm where people in his age are reincarnated into hot girls with very easily damaged clothings. Huang Zhong actually laughed at this, because he knew his 'reincarnation' was at least a '100% male'. Until he found another realm with another one named Ziyuan/Shion (with thankfully more solid clothing), and his 'incarnation' there was an Absurdly Youthful Mother (which might be because of his actual ambiguous age from history), and very very hot. As of now, Huang Zhong has been trying his best to not become a Dirty Old Man over this, since he'd be technically screwing himself.
    • But on that end, he can't get over how adorable her (technically also his) daughter is (may or may not be named "Huang Yun" as per Knights of Valour). Xiahou Yuan and his own Spear Counterpart Qiulan/Shuuran wondering if this would be able to mellow him out into being more of a father figure?
      • That said, he's also been teaching Ziyuan/Shion the ways of the sword to back up her archery with; both of them are annoyed in that Ziyuan/Shion's pinyin name reading is the same as Sima Shi's style name, which causes other gods not in the loop to raise a few eyebrows about "which Ziyuan"?

    James Ramirez 

RAMIREZ! Take position in the pantheon and wait for our arrival!

Private James Ramirez, God of Soldiers that Do Everything

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RAMIREZ! We are stopping at Burger Town for a couple of weeks! Try to fend off the GUAE invasion with this spoon!

    Maximus Decimus Meridius 
Maximus Decimus Meridius, God of Glorified Gladiators (General of the Felix Legions, Gladiator, The Mercifull)
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    Niko Bellic 
Niko Bellic, God of Traumatic War Experience (Nikolai, Nicky, Jimmy, NB, Money, Niks, Mr. Mention)
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    Sergeant Calhoun 
Sergeant Tamora Jean Calhoun, Goddess of Female Squadees (Dynamite Gal)
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  • Lesser Goddess
  • Symbol: Her guns
  • Theme Song: Bug Hunt
  • Alignment: Lawful Good
  • Portfolio: Bad Butt, Lead Character Of Hero's Duty, The Tough Leader With Good Intentions, Drill Sergeant Nasty, Reasonable Authority Figure, Programed with A Tragic Backstory: Lost Her Fiance at the Wedding for Forgetting Her Perimeter Check, The Only Female in Hero's Duty, The Huge Girl to Felix's Tiny Guy
  • Domains: Female, Squad
  • Allies: Fix-it Felix, Jr. (her husband), Wreck-it Ralph, Vanellope Von Schweetz, Master Chief, Commander Shepard, Samus Aran, Beatrix Kiddo/The Bride, Samantha Carter, James Bond, Ellen Ripley, Commander Adama
  • Enemies: '''Turbo, Tyranid, Facehugger, Anub'arak
  • Opposed: Kerrigan, Abathur
  • Sergeant Calhoun leads a group of soldiers in the First-Person Shooter game, Hero's Duty, where they battle against the alien Cy-bugs. However, the Cy-bugs were defective in that it doesn't think it is in the game so it would devour anything in it's path, so she and her troops are the only defense against these beasts although she has another reason for fighting against them.
    • She was programmed with a backstory of how her fiancé, Dr. Brad Scott, was eaten by a Cy-bug during her wedding because she forgot to make a perimeter check. This motivated her for most of Hero's Duty on one thing only: KILL ALL CY-BUGS.
  • She is currently married to Fix-it Felix, Jr. after Ralph saved Sugar Rush. She had to partner with him when they were in search for both Ralph and the Cy-bug that was inside the escape pod, in which they eventually formed a romantic relationship. Also, during the wedding, she and her troops made pre-cautions so that what happened in her first wedding didn't happen again.
  • In terms of appearance and martial status, she is a lot like the female version of Commander Shepard if she were Renegade. Calhoun think that she's really cool when she will do anything just to fulfill her objective.
    • She likes Samus' arsenal and thought that those would be helpful in taking out Cy-bugs. Upon further inspection, she found out that Samus is a bit like her like how her home and parents were destroyed by Space Pirates and want to seek revenge against them.
  • Kurt Hummel once thought that she was his mean coach Sue Sylvester, especially since she looked like a much younger Sylvester. Calhoun stated that she isn't that bad as she is aggressive but wants to protect the arcade from the Cy-bugs.
  • Because of her hatred of Cy-bugs, this extends to any alien insectoids as she would sometimes shoot them in sight. While some of them are not a threat to the galaxy, in this case Kerrigan, she keeps her guns loaded and ready.
    • When a mechanized version of Anub'arak also known as Cyb'arak would dig his way through the Pantheon, she mistaken him for a Cy-bug and open fired at the metal bug. Anub'arak will remember this.
  • Note: the term "one dynamite gal" has some bad memories associated with it. This was the same term used by her dead fiancé which cause her to flip out.
  • If her first wedding went badly, she thought Beatrix Kiddo was even worse as her former partners crashed her wedding, killed everyone and left her for dead. Though she thinks that The Bride is a kick-ass character as she survived and swore revenge.
  • She pities James Bond when he married a woman named Tracy and lost her after their wedding by Blofeld.
  • Calhoun is impressed with Samantha Carter on her accomplishment of blowing up the Sun. She found some value in a scientist who might help with busting Cy-bugs.

Demigods

    Boyd Travers 
Cpl. Boyd Travers, Patron Saint of Paratroopers (Travers)
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    Captain Hawkeye Pierce 
Captain Benjamin Franklin Pierce, God of Military Moonshiners (Hawkeye Pierce)
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  • Theme Song: Suicide Is Painless
  • Demigod
  • Symbol: A flask, presumably of whisky
  • Alignment: Chaotic Good
  • Portfolio: Beware The Nice and Silly Ones, Military Maverick, Drinking on Duty, Actual Pacifist, The Casanova, Broken Ace, Claustrophobia, Breaking the Rules to Do What's Right, Stepford Snarker, Pungeon Master, Dynamic Character, Doesn't Like Guns
  • Domains: Healing, Snark, Good, Chaos, Trickery
  • Allies: The House of Health and Diseases, especially Dr. House, Clint Barton/Hawkeye, Fuuka Yamagishi, Relena Darlian, Barney Gumble, Captain Haddock, Captain Titus, Alistair Theirin, Abigail 'Abby' Sciuto
  • Rivals: Dr. Perry Cox
  • Opposes: En Sabah Nur/Apocalypse, Sergeant Hartman, Miko Miyazaki
  • Teeth-Clenched Teamwork: House of War
  • Pities: Niko Bellic
  • One of the most popular surgeons in the Multiverse, Hawkeye Pierce has made several attempts to enter the House of Health and Diseases to no avail. He had to woo them in another way. It was at the House of War where his presence was most felt. Alexander the Great caught the surgeon delivering distilled liquor to his Badass Army. The Quadrumvirate of War sent him to the Court of the Gods to state his punishment. Instead, the court ruled that Hawkeye's request of godhood to be granted... on one condition. He will be placed in the House of War to sell liquor to the masses.
    • It's safe to say that both sides were unsatisfied with the ruling. The House of War is not a fan of the man's aversion to following orders. Hawkeye had hoped he wouldn't be placed there for a big reason: he hates violence in general. He only does his job to make sure others don't suffer like he did in the Korean War. Being sent back to a place of constant war is a cruel bit of irony for him.
    • Had a few kind words for those who glorify the horrors of conflict. After Apocalypse belittled him by stating he had no business in being in the house, Hawkeye proceeded to go on a Character Filibuster lasting a whole 20 minutes. Amused by his audacity, Apocalypse let him speak the whole time... then let him go. There was a strong spirit in that man that he felt was holding itself back.
    • Sergeant Hartman thought he could break the man with his harsh prep talks. That only caused Hawkeye to become even more insubordinate to the man. Things got worse for him when more lax deities started to join in on the fun. Things finally got resolved by the Courts which called for a ceasefire. It was clear to Hartman that he would have to use a different tactic to get the surgeon to work more efficiently.
    • Was at least pleased that there is a God of Military Mavericks and he just happened to be captain of one of the most unruly soldiers in the Pantheon. Captain Titus may not show his support for the man, but secretly admits that Hawkeye is good at maintaining high moral. All he asks is to keep the happy hours at a minimum.
  • Luckily, the Pantheon has no shortage of pacifists in the Pantheon. Both Fuuka and Relena sympathized with his plight in the House of War. There are others who follow the philosophy to the best of their abilities, although they are put in certain situations where that isn't possible. Hawkeye wishes they could fulfill their lifestyle, even at the cost of their divinity.
  • The House of Health and Diseases on the other hand welcomed him with open arms. It may not have been an ideal place to set up, but members of that house now have a place to set up a subdivision. Hawkeye in particular is a fan of Dr. House, who often spits in the face of authority. House is relieved to have at least one doctor who doesn't care about his pills.
    • That put him squarely on team House, making a rival after Cox. The doctor makes sure to give Hawkeye a hard time for his lackadaisical nature.
  • Not to be confused with the superhero Hawkeye, though the two are close friends. The surgeon pays no attention to the archer's past, only glad Clint wants to be a better man. Clint did try to give the 'Hawkguy' moniker to Pierce... to no avail.
  • Yes, he is named after 'a president, an indian and a stove. That joke has already been made plenty of times and he would wished you can come up with more original jokes.
  • Drunkards scrambled to have a taste of his vintage brewery, causing more ire from the House of War. Frequent visitors include Barney Grumble and Captain Haddock. The later was interested in bringing him along with Tintin on adventures, knowing he could make a drink out of almost anything. Tintin quickly shot that idea down, knowing the two would be ineffective drunk.
  • It may look like that Hawkeye has an easy-going lifestyle, but it belies a man who was broken by war. He does a good job hiding it, but every once in a while his experiences causes him to break down in tears. Oddly enough, he was given comfort from Niko of all people. His subsequent life as a criminal may unnerve Hawkeye, but Niko's support is a welcome relief in the House of War.
  • A good rule of thumb of whether Hawkeye would hate someone is how much that person is like Frank Burns. And he may have found his sponsor in the form of Miko Miyazaki. Her strict interpretation of the rules to a fault bugs him to no end.
  • Gets along with Alistair though. Despite being leader of a group of righteous soldiers, Alistair himself is a fun guy to hang out with as long as you do a decent job. The warden seems to do the best job in telling Hawkeye what to do.
  • Saw the House of Love as a godsend, as he went on to hit on a number of women. There were a few that even returned the favor. While he has gotten quite the list of lovers, he respects them in general.
    • Frequently visits Abby in the House of Science. While it makes sense that a surgeon visits a lab scientist for unusual injuries, rumors flooded that they may be hitting it on. It was confirmed by both... who proceeded to tell them it's none of their business.
  • Don't put him in a small room. He is highly Claustrophobia which will hinder his performance.
  • Never, ever, tell him their having Fish and Liver. After having it over and over for days straight he got sick of it and lead many into a near riot demanding something else

    Colonel Kilgore 
Lieutenant Colonel William Kilgore, God of Military Men Who Enjoy War
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    Lance Corporal Jack Jones 
Lance Corporal Jack Jones, God of Soldiers Past their Prime (Mr. Jones, Silly Old Duffer)
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  • Theme Song: Who Do You Think You Are Kidding, Mr. Hitler?
  • Demigod
  • Symbol: A pointed arrow patterned with the Union Jack’s colours.
  • Alignment: Lawful Good
  • Portfolio: Bayonet Ya, Cool Old Guy, Rambling Old Man Monologue, Perilous Old Fool, Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass, Cloud Cuckoo Lander, Large Ham, Leeroy Jenkins, Old Soldier.
  • Domains: War, Combat, Defence, Soldiers, Stories.
  • Allies: Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, Roy Mustang, Captain Martin Walker, All Good-Aligned Deities in the House of Bladed Weapons, Herr Doktor Tenma, Captain America, The Basterds, Kirby, Cpl. Boyd Travers, Major Winters and Captain Spiers, Warspite, The Walmington-On-Sea Home Guard Platoon
  • Enemies: Wilhelm “Deathshead” Strasse, Johan Liebert, Red Skull, Waffen Infantry and Officers, Nazi Storm Elite
  • When offered the position in the Pantheon, Corporal Jones asked permission from his superior Captain Mainwaring. Mainwaring agreed, while looking quite flustered and unhappy. He was welcome by many members of the House of War and the House of Weapons for his long service as a soldier.
  • Whenever something dramatic or exciting happens in the Pantheon, he will run through the House of Weapons (or wherever he is at the time) shouting “DON’T PANIC! DON’T PANIC!”
  • Expresses slight envy towards Captain America for being as old as he is, but still being younger and stronger. Jones has since vowed to be as good a soldier as Rogers is. When told about this, Rogers met Jones, saluted him, and gave him an encouraging pat on the back.
  • Immediately goes after any Nazi-related deity, and for a time, had trouble trusting any German, Italian, and Japanese deities, but has mellowed out quite a bit. He favours Doktor Tenma for his kindness and sense of good.
  • Often one of the first to volunteer for just about anything, regardless of what it is, fuelling his Blood Knight tendencies. Among his attempted ventures were testing GLaDOS’ defences, cross the whole of the House of War’s battlefields without harm, and become the guard of the Disgraces, promising to do lethal things with his bayonet to those who caused trouble.
  • When off-duty, he works as a butcher in the House of Food and is visited a lot by Kirby, who he has to bribe with food to avoid losing all of his trade to the pink puffball.
  • Despite his daily habit of going into ramblings about his time in the Sudan, his stories are appreciated by some of the elder veterans of the House of War.
  • Has pretty close ties to the US Paratrooper deities in the Pantheon, due to the latter having been based in England for a time.

    Mike Powell 
Lt. Mike Powell, Patron Saint of Lone Rangers Tasked With Big Missions (Powell, Blue Fox)
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    Slave Knight Gael 
Gael, God of Extremely Powerful Cannon-Fodder (Slave Knight Gael, Uncle Gael, the Red-hooded man, the Dark Soul Incarnate, Artorias 2.0)
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Click here to see Gael after consuming the Dark Soul 
  • Leitmotif: Slave Knight Gael, or alternatively, Uncle Gael
  • Demigod, borderline Greater God after consuming the Dark Soul.
  • Symbol: The Slave Knight set or the Dark Soul of Man.
  • Alignment: Neutral Good in objectives, Chaotic Neutral/Evil after consuming the Dark Soul.
  • Portfolio: Placed as a Slave Knight, Cool Old Guy, The Cavalry, Ascended Extra, the Knight to the Painter, Walking Spoiler due to consuming the Dark Soul and becoming its incarnate self, No longer a regular human, Power of the Dark Soul, Consuming the Dark Soul for the Painter's painting, Wrecked BFS, The Final Boss of the entire series.
  • Domains: Slavery, Determination, Perseverance, Dark Powers, Empowerment.
  • Herald: The Painter
  • Allies: The Ashen One, The Chosen Undead and Bearer of the Curse, The Plain Doll, The Vortigaunts, The Human Child (though he does envy him), The Sinner
  • Not So Different from: Artorias the Abysswalker, Ludwig the Accursed, Guts
  • Avoids: Manus, Father of the Abyss
  • Pitied by: Sora, Finn the Human
  • Under watch by: The SCP Foundation
  • Source of Interest: Master Xehanort, The Ancestor
  • Enemies: Lord Gwyn, Sister Friede, Noob Saibot,
  • An old decript man from a long age, Gael was a Slave Knight, a knight that would be put into the battlefields expected to do his duty by his masters. Few generations of constant fighting, other slave knights fell, but not for Gael, as his newfound home (the Painted World of Ariandel), gave him further courage to live and support a lady, the Painter. When the Painter finally asked for the Dark Soul of Man, he didn't hesitate and sacrificed his life to consume the Dark Soul, in the hopes he can make the entity into a usable manifestation for the Painter. This act gave him a spot in the Pantheons, but not before many deities had to give restrictions on him and the Dark Soul.
  • Just as he ascended, majority of the deities immediately separated him from his transformed self since he got out of control. To Gael’s credit though, his herald, the Painter asked for the Dark Soul, which she will use for her painting. He doesn’t mind though, as he is able to wander around the Pantheons without harm. He also says the Pantheon is a much better place than the world he has gone through.
  • Has a habit of wondering around the House of Craft, possibly looking for a young, long-haired woman. He was dissappointed upon hearing that she was nowhere to be found, though he remarks that some deities are able to make worlds via painting them.
    • Thankfully, he met the Plain Doll, who he finds kinship in since she is as nice as the Painter, though she understands his guilt. The Doll knows that the reason why the Painter asked for the Dark Soul was to make a home for him, which she does not want to tell, due to being worried that she may grieve him after hearing the truth.
  • Upon his ascension, the SCP Foundation immediately set their eyes on Gael, seeing that he became a catalyst to the Dark Soul. Worried that he may be a massive threat, the O-5 Council placed him as one of the very few non SCP deities to prioritize on, especially on two things: preventing him from consuming the Dark Soul, and making sure he never encounters Manus.
    • The House of Light & Darkness has also made sure not to let him even one step of the house due to his potential, as they know darkness was the source of his corruption. The Light based ones are willing to help combat his situation should he ever get out of hand.
  • He sees alot with Ludwig, Artorias and Guts, seeing them as massive swordsmen who have gone through their harsh upbringings and eventual corruptions. Artorias however stays away from him, due to fear of the Abyss that corrupted him for a long time.
  • He is also glad upon hearing that the Ashen One has ascended, since he helped him clear Sister Friede from the clutches of the Painted World of Ariandel, something he has problems doing by himself. Unfortunately, upon hearing that even she ascended alongside, he is willing to fight her again to make sure she stays dead, even if it means dying a hundred times over.
    • Who would knew that the Chosen Undead and Bearer of the Curse would be similar with him in more ways than one. Undeads who would mean nothing due to being weak and fragile, only to rise up and be the source of the fate of the world they all live in.
  • Sora pities him to a good extent. He has seen so many corrupted Heartless, but nothing can compare than to a person who got corrupted willingly to what is essentially Humanity’s missing aspect, all while having a good purpose in his ultimatum goals. He sees a good heart in him, since he is willing to sacrifice alot for the Painter, but is worried by the fact that he become corrupted by eating the Dark Soul.
    • On the other hand, Master Xehanort is willing to use him to extract the Dark Soul for his intentions, since he can use said soul to create a new batch of Heartless. He has avoided him to make sure this never happens.
  • As a slave, he enjoys the company of the Vortiguants, seeing them as former slaves who gained independence, just like him. The Vortiguants also see uniqueness in him, especially for a human.
  • Out of all the deities who are interested in him, the Ancestor is the most notable. He sees Gael as a proof that humans are not different from abominations as a whole. On the other hand, he knows the Ancestor’s cruel intentions, which is why he tries to avoid him (emphasis on 'try'').
    The Ancestor: And here I show you all, that we are all one and the same. The undeniable truth of "humanity", at our fingertips.
    —>Gael: I know your kind, and I’ve seen enough of your kind. Now leave me be.
    The Ancestor: You cannot escape madness! I have seen countless people try, and you won’t be exempted from it.
    • Noob Saibot also sees interest in him, seeing to himself that he can be a much worthy wielder of the Dark Soul, which however means killing the old man. He will not allow that to happen anytime soon.
  • Gwyn went on a rampage hearing that another Dark Soul incarnate has ascended. He attempted to kill him in the first few days of his ascension, but the conflict has lessened. Still, Gwyn’s fury is high enough to send more guards to dispose of him. The Slave Knight has nothing but utter loss for the Lord of Cinder, hearing that had Gwyn not removed Humanity’s original Dark Soul using the Darksign, the entire world would have not engulfed itself into a massive cycle between Flame and Dark.
  • The Human Child is someone Gael is rather envious about, seeing that his Determination helped alot with his friends, as well as being an actual power in of itself. He wishes that such a power would exist in his world, then maybe the fates of most humans wouldn’t so bad overall.
    • On his first day of his ascension, Finn the Human immediately wanted to slay him, seeing him as a dangerous person for possessing the Dark Soul. However, upon realizing his ultimate goal, and his real attitude, he grew to pity him, seeing that even an old, decreipt man has a heart at the worst times. He is even willing to help him gain what the Painter needs even though Gael mentions that he must do it himself. Even moreso with the Dark Soul, which he has dedicated himself to be the sacrificial host for it so that the essence can be used for the Painting. While sad hearing that he cannot help him in anyway, he has made an oath with the hero of Ooo: should he go corrupted once more, he and the Ashen One shall slay him and deliver the Dark Soul to his herald, to which he accepted.
    Finn: Look, I know your goals but I know there has to be another way.
    Gael: I know, but it has to be this way.
    Finn: No, but there is always another way, a third option right?
    Gael: There is none. You cannot grasp it fully with just your bare hands. A sacrifice must be needed, for the Dark Soul has to be delivered.
    Finn: Then fine! I will find a way, not everyone has to go through such suffering.
  • What? Still here, hand it over, that thing, your Dark Soul. For my Lady’s Painting.

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