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AVENGERS MYTHOLOGY MASH-UP
Nick Fury
ARCHETYPE: MENTOR & HERALD
Horus, Odin,
Quote
'These people may be isolated,
unbalanced, but I believe they
could be exactly what we need.' Nick Fury
The Threat
Leviathan
Jormundgandr
Yamato no Orochi
Defeated by the storm
god Susanoo
Hulk
ARCHETYPE: THE SHAPESHIFTER
Enkidu
Wild man from Gilgamesh
Strong and violent.
Like the Hulk Enkidu needs
other people to calm him
down.

Enkidu
Hercules
Driven mad by Hera,
Hercules killed his wife
and children when he
wasn’t in his right
mind. His 12 labors
were a ...
Iron Man
ARCHETYPE: THE VISIONARY
THE INVENTOR
Lugh
Celtic god of sun and
light. Multi-skilled as a
smith, craftsman,
poet, musician,
swordsman,
champion, historian.
Daedalus
Greek inventor.
Creative, smart,
prideful.
Hephaestus
Greek god of
craftsmen. Made all
the weapons for the
Olympians.
Captain America
Archetype: The Hero
Perseus
Greek hero.
Courageous, humble,
responsible. Killed
Medusa, rescued
Andromeda.
Rama
Indian hero of
Ramayana.
Considered idea man.
Banished from his life
for fourteen years.
Becomes archetypical
hero as...
Thor
Archetype: god, Dragon slayer
Jupiter/Zeus
Roman/Greek gods of
thunder and lightning.
Zeus opposes Typhon
who has serpent-like
qualities.
Marduk
Babylonian God who
rides a storm-drawn
chariot and defeats
Tiamet and her
offspring, dragons and
snakes.
Indra
Hindu God of storms.
Wields a lightning
bolt. Fights a giant
snake. Like Thor, Indra
has more human
characteristics ...
Hawkeye
ARCHETYPE: SOLDIER
Hou Yi
Chinese Archer so
skilled he could shoot
down the extra suns
from the sky. Skilled
mortal, warrior
without superpow...
Apollo
God of archery. Also
known as a protector
from evil.
Black Widow
ARCHETYPE: FEMALE WARRIOR
Mulan
Legendary Chinese
female warrior. Smart.
Battle savvy.
Artemis
Greek goddess of the
hunt. Independent,
fierce, athletic,
introverted. Plagued
with regret because
she was respons...
Lagertha
Danish Viking shield
maiden with a
reputation for being a
fierce warrior.
Sometimes credited
with the ability to ...
Loki
ARCHETYPE: THE TRICKSTER
Heyoka
Native American
trickster challenges
taboos, rules,
regulations, social
norms, and
boundaries.
Eshu
West African trickster
god known for the
ability to time travel,
shapeshift. Had power
over fortune and
misfortune.
P...
Apep
Egyptian god, depicted
as a snake, known as
The Destroyer and
Eater of Souls. Brought
chaos.
Lucifer/Satan –
Hebrew fallen angel.
Rebellious, resentful,
desires power.
The Accuser: “Your ledger
is dripping, it's GUS...
Freedom
I am Loki, of Asgard. And I am burdened with glorious purpose. Kneel!
Is not this simpler? Is this not your natura...
MYTHOLOGY
MASH-UP
PROJECT
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Myth mash up the Avengers compared to mythological gods and heroes

  1. 1. AVENGERS MYTHOLOGY MASH-UP
  2. 2. Nick Fury
  3. 3. ARCHETYPE: MENTOR & HERALD
  4. 4. Horus, Odin,
  5. 5. Quote 'These people may be isolated, unbalanced, but I believe they could be exactly what we need.' Nick Fury
  6. 6. The Threat
  7. 7. Leviathan
  8. 8. Jormundgandr
  9. 9. Yamato no Orochi Defeated by the storm god Susanoo
  10. 10. Hulk
  11. 11. ARCHETYPE: THE SHAPESHIFTER
  12. 12. Enkidu Wild man from Gilgamesh Strong and violent. Like the Hulk Enkidu needs other people to calm him down. Enkidu
  13. 13. Hercules Driven mad by Hera, Hercules killed his wife and children when he wasn’t in his right mind. His 12 labors were a penance.
  14. 14. Iron Man
  15. 15. ARCHETYPE: THE VISIONARY THE INVENTOR
  16. 16. Lugh Celtic god of sun and light. Multi-skilled as a smith, craftsman, poet, musician, swordsman, champion, historian.
  17. 17. Daedalus Greek inventor. Creative, smart, prideful.
  18. 18. Hephaestus Greek god of craftsmen. Made all the weapons for the Olympians.
  19. 19. Captain America
  20. 20. Archetype: The Hero
  21. 21. Perseus Greek hero. Courageous, humble, responsible. Killed Medusa, rescued Andromeda.
  22. 22. Rama Indian hero of Ramayana. Considered idea man. Banished from his life for fourteen years. Becomes archetypical hero as he journeys into unknown. Morally upright.
  23. 23. Thor
  24. 24. Archetype: god, Dragon slayer
  25. 25. Jupiter/Zeus Roman/Greek gods of thunder and lightning. Zeus opposes Typhon who has serpent-like qualities.
  26. 26. Marduk Babylonian God who rides a storm-drawn chariot and defeats Tiamet and her offspring, dragons and snakes.
  27. 27. Indra Hindu God of storms. Wields a lightning bolt. Fights a giant snake. Like Thor, Indra has more human characteristics than most gods in his pantheon.
  28. 28. Hawkeye
  29. 29. ARCHETYPE: SOLDIER
  30. 30. Hou Yi Chinese Archer so skilled he could shoot down the extra suns from the sky. Skilled mortal, warrior without superpowers.
  31. 31. Apollo God of archery. Also known as a protector from evil.
  32. 32. Black Widow
  33. 33. ARCHETYPE: FEMALE WARRIOR
  34. 34. Mulan Legendary Chinese female warrior. Smart. Battle savvy.
  35. 35. Artemis Greek goddess of the hunt. Independent, fierce, athletic, introverted. Plagued with regret because she was responsible for the death of Orion, the only one she ever loved.
  36. 36. Lagertha Danish Viking shield maiden with a reputation for being a fierce warrior. Sometimes credited with the ability to fly – like a Valkyrie
  37. 37. Loki
  38. 38. ARCHETYPE: THE TRICKSTER
  39. 39. Heyoka Native American trickster challenges taboos, rules, regulations, social norms, and boundaries.
  40. 40. Eshu West African trickster god known for the ability to time travel, shapeshift. Had power over fortune and misfortune. Personification of death.
  41. 41. Apep Egyptian god, depicted as a snake, known as The Destroyer and Eater of Souls. Brought chaos.
  42. 42. Lucifer/Satan – Hebrew fallen angel. Rebellious, resentful, desires power. The Accuser: “Your ledger is dripping, it's GUSHING red, and you think saving a man no more virtuous than yourself will change anything? This is the basest sentimentality. This is a child at prayer... PATHETIC! “
  43. 43. Freedom I am Loki, of Asgard. And I am burdened with glorious purpose. Kneel! Is not this simpler? Is this not your natural state? It's the unspoken truth of humanity, that you crave subjugation. The bright lure of freedom diminishes your life's joy in a mad scramble for power, for identity. You were made to be ruled. In the end, you will always kneel. - Not to men like you There are no men like me - - There are always men like you Is it significant that these words were spoken in Germany? What do you think about this idea that we were made to be ruled? Is there a way to be ruled yet be free?
  44. 44. MYTHOLOGY MASH-UP PROJECT

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