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  • Defictionalisation:
    • Some of the T-shirts fans of the gods wear in the comic will be produced in real life, starting with "Lucifer Died for our Sins".
    • Dionysus' Yoloo shirt was made as a NYCC exclusive.
  • Fan Nickname: After a few revelations, especially Issue #35 Ananke has been referred to as "Minervananke".
    • Despite Kieron purposefully avoiding her name, Ananke’s sister has earned the nickname PersephONE for being the original Persephone.
  • I Knew It!:
    • Some fans guess issue #20's twist that Baphomet did not kill Inanna. Ananke did.
    • Some fans were able to guess that Woden is actually David Blake and to a lesser extent, that the Pink/Blue Woden is actually his son, Jon.
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    • Subverted with 1923: People correctly guessed Baal was in this Pantheon, but he wasn't the black man from issue 1.
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  • Life Imitates Art:
    • The designs for the gods are striking and beautiful....several months later, some folks on Twitter noticed that some of the 2015 Eurovision contestants look oddly familiar.
    • On a less humorous note, in 2016 David Bowie died on close to the same date Luci did, and Prince shortly after, like Inanna. Gillen himself noted this creepy coincidence.
  • Word of God: Kieron posts writer's notes for each issue.
  • Write Who You Know: Kieron has stated that all the characters are, to some extent, himself, "and that includes fucking Woden."
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