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  Demigod - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A "demigod" is meant to identify a person whose one parent was a god and whose other parent was human, such as the heroes of Greek mythology.
The hero's mother manages to lie with king and god in the same night (mother of Theseus) or to be visited secretly by the god (Danaë, mother of Perseus), and the seed of the two fathers is mixed in her womb (not a modern biological possibility, but one that was firmly established in Antiquity).
"Demigod" is sometimes used to translate the term asura in the context of Buddhism and devas in Hinduism.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Demigod   (479 words)

 Learn more about Demigod in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A demigod, a "half-god," is a person whose one parent was a god and whose other parent was a human.
Zeus became the father of many demigods as a result of his dalliances.
Demigods were usually mortal, but were pre-eminent among humans, and some had unusual powers.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /d/de/demigod.html   (153 words)

 1-On-1 Free Basketball Game - Game Results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Demigod (Managed by Fulwider) is from Celestials with a record of 33 / 12.
Demigod bites on the fake to the left, and Efran widens his path to the hoop.
Demigod bites on the fake to the right, and Efran widens his path to the hoop.
basketball-game.com /games/wwgam0227.shtml   (2304 words)

 Demigod - Melodic Death Metal
Demigod are about that: halfway to entirely godlike and very cool, but a band that faded away too quickly to live on in Adramlech.
Ambient metal in this definition relies on consistent percussion which often does not vary with phrase in its effort to render engaging a rhythmic expectation to which the riffing can counterpoint, giving it a space to shift melody by structural variation and techniques of internal rhythm such as tremelo picking.
Demigod vary their approach from flutterthrob melodic riffage to riffing based more on the percussive power of a chord and variants off its return, in the style of death metal open-string bashers or speed metal rockers.
www.anus.com /metal/demigod.html   (298 words)

 1-On-1 Free Basketball Game - Game Results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Demigod is keeping an eye on Efran as they stalk each other, looking for an opening.
Demigod straightens from his crouch as he checks the easy D. Demigod uses his best spin move as he moves forward.
Demigod straightens from his crouch as he checks the easy D. The Demigod tries to shake off Efran with a fake shot.
basketball-game.com /games/wwgam2832.shtml   (4170 words)

 Precious Time
Hoping that the demigod was a man of his word and that she’d be able to extract the equal amount of work from him to compensate, she kept adding the honey until he decided it was enough.
The demigod had been expecting that answer, but the shock of actually hearing it was still like a slap in the face, confirming all of his worst fears.
Iolaus didn’t answer, but his eyes told the demigod that he understood what Hercules had been trying to tell him, and he managed a faint smile of thanks, grateful to be relieved of the burden of guilt he’d feel when the time came to surrender.
www.angelfire.com /pa3/quietwolf/precioustime.html   (15056 words)

 Demigod biography @ Tartareandesire.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Demigod was formed in August of 1990 in a little town in Finland called Loimaa.
Demigod signed a record deal with the Spanish label, Drowned Productions (the label later changed it's name to Repulse) in spring 1992.
Their musical variety got wider and lots of new great songs were written although the band kept a very low profile during that time.
www.tartareandesire.com /bands/demigod.html   (285 words)

 DEMIGOD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The information expressed on the Demigod Performance website and email/phone sessions only reflects the owner’s experiences and thoughts and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any medical condition or disease.
Demigod Performance does not condone any illegal drug use or abuse for any purpose.
In no event shall Demigod Performance be liable for special, incidental or consequential damages, whether purchaser’s claim in contract, negligence, strict liability or otherwise.
www.demigod-performance.com   (253 words)

 Results for Demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A "demigod", a "half-god," is a modern distinction, often misapplied in Greek...
A "demigod" is meant to identify a person whose one parent was a god and...
To qualify as a genuine demigod, the person must recognisably identify with the hacker community and have helped shape it.
www.xasa.cc /buscar/search/Demigod   (240 words)

 Demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Despite being an enormous fan of extreme music, even I have to concede that there is some truth to the criticism that death metal albums consist of many songs that sound similar (to the point they could play as one long song if the pauses were omitted).
Blast beats are plentiful throughout "Demigod." However, unlike some albums where listeners find their excessive use to be boring and one-dimensional, the heavy reliance on blast beats only enhances this album.
I wouldn't call "Demigod" a satanic album, but there are certainly references made to pagan gods as well as inspiration drawn from Alister Crowley.
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 Demigod // Albums and Reviews // Lambgoat
In what could likely prove to be 2005's premature ejaculation for best album, the Polish death/fl metal hybrid professionals known as Behemoth have released an album whose musical and conceptual constituents break down the hapless walls that dare attempt to constrain them.
Speculation of increasing popularity aside, Demigod is an album that causes tension to build up within every nerve.
Demigod, along with their recent albums Zos Kia Cultus, Thelema.6, and Satanica, belong in the collection of everyone from extreme metal connoisseur to listener of all hard music.
www.lambgoat.com /albums/view.aspx?id=1493   (478 words)

 Metal-Rules.com: DEMIGOD: Interview With Drummer Seppo Taatila
Now when every single piece finally seemed to click in their final places, the original vocalist and true soul of the band, Esa Lindén decided to call it quits and another (major) problem was faced by the band once again.
I´m sorry for the great DEMIGOD fans who were amazingly many and who had to wait for this long period without any new DEMIGOD release.
The song itself is a tough motherfucker and I bet even most of the ol´ DEMIGOD -fans will shit on their pants by excitement when they get to hear the song.
www.metal-rules.com /interviews/demigod.htm   (6677 words)

 OS4x   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Neutral aligned demigods can be chosen if no other demigod is available or willing to accept you as a candidate.
You must provide the demigod four million gold, and 100 tokens of any demigod---most should be with the demigod of choice, though.
If the demigod accepts you and gives you his or her blessings to become a over seraph, then you must be prepared to defend your honor, as well as the honor of those you hold dear.
showcase.netins.net /web/ultimaonline/OS4x.html   (319 words)

 demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A hacker with years of experience, a world-wide reputation, and a major role in the development of at least one design, tool, or game used by or known to more than half of the hacker community.
To qualify as a genuine demigod, the person must recognizably identify with the hacker community and have helped shape it.
In their hearts of hearts, most hackers dream of someday becoming demigods themselves, and more than one major software project has been driven to completion by the author's veiled hopes of apotheosis.
catb.org /~esr/jargon/html/D/demigod.html   (118 words)

 So, what would a Good Demigod do?? - RPGnet Forums
Well, the vast majority of 'demigods' were as likely evil as good, at least in the large mythos that have them.
As for trully 'angelic' demigods, most of the truly great ones were, in fact, lacking in much of any magical power.
To be honest, if you want examples of 'good' demigod abilities, you'd probably be better asking about saintly or divine miracles than the behaviors of ancient mythological half-gods.
forum.rpg.net /showthread.php?t=156231   (2103 words)

 Behemoth: Demigod - PopMatters Music Review
Now, with the release of their seventh album, Demigod, Behemoth not only stake their claim as the finest metal outfit in Eastern Europe, but they now stand as one of the best bands in the genre today, period.
In fact, Demigod, as brutally relentless as it is, is actually one of the most pleasant fl metal albums you'll ever hear.
The majestic opening track "Sculpting the Throne ov Seth" has Nergal musing that all people are gods themselves (perhaps an indictment of the Catholic Church's influence in their homeland), while the song careens at a pace that rivals the late, great underground metal progenitors Death.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/b/behemoth-demigod.shtml   (552 words)

 [Demigod] Godly deathmatch - BeyondUnreal Forums
Demigod is a deathmatch/T. deathmatch based mod which brings Demigods into the game.
This type of invasion includes being invaded by a Demigod's followers, which you have to destroy all of them before you face the demigod himself.
Demigods are immune to cold and it only does 15-20 damage to the demigod.
forums.beyondunreal.com /showthread.php?t=121851   (353 words)

Dj Demigod, referred to as the "godfather" of hardcore by Urb magazine, is perhaps one of the most influential and respected figures in the American Hardcore scene.
In addition to domestic bookings, Dj Demigod has also performed abroad at such world famous events and clubs as the "Bunkor" in Berlin, which was the largest Techno club in all of Europe at the time, the world famous "Eurotech 2000" club in London, and the Number One club in Italy.
Dj Demigod not only continues to travel throughout the states playing at both massives and undergrounds on a weekly basis, he is also working hard in the studio writing, producing, and mixing his own tracks for international release.
www.systemrecords.com /AboutUltimaPage.html   (1021 words)

 Behemoth - 'Demigod' review @ into-obscurity.com[enter the underground]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I keep thinking that it's not possible, but "Demigod" has once again shown this band uncovering a deeper level of hell and brutality.
I didn't hear this much on their past few efforts, but on "Demigod", you can really hear the layering a lot more and it makes Nergal's vocals sound muddy and noisy.
"Demigod" is one of the most awe-inspiringly brutal death metal albums I've ever heard and it still has the good sense to put effort and intelligence into the songwriting.
www.into-obscurity.com /reviews/reviews.asp?reviewID=1566   (537 words)

 Ninnghizhidda - Demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Fortunately, they made it back and released their second CD on the Dutch label Displeased.
Demigod is an album that takes some time to get used to, but after a few rotations of the CD in your stereo, you will witness a very mature effort.
Demigod may not be the best fl metal album ever, but it is certainly starting a revolution from below.
www.disagreement.net /reviews/ninnghizhidda_demigod.html   (217 words)

 Emuforums.com - add on to previous thread
demigod in your post you stated that nvidia video cards use dd filtering which help the graphics immensely.
Notice the edges of the walkway and the structure in the background.
The background is anti-aliased (table in the center) and the text is smoothened out nicely.
www.ngemu.com /forums/showthread.php?t=17108   (674 words)

 UnEarthed Archive :: News :: Behemoth Complete Work On 'demigod', New Music Available For Download ::.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I love our previous works, but with this record, it feels like we've been locked in a dark room all this time, and now we came out and saw the light...I believe we achieved the best song writing and best production we could.
In my opinion 'Demigod' is a way more extreme record than 'Zos Kia Cultus' but on the other hand it contains more classic influences...more eerie harmonies and catchiness.
"Demigod" is tentatively scheduled for release this fall on Regain Records in Europe, Mystic Records in Poland, Raven Music in Israel and Irond in Russia.
archive.unearthed.com /?news,2004,08,0000036294   (437 words)

 Demigod - Shadow Mechanics - Reviews - Diabolical Conquest Webzine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Where 'Slumber...' was a dark, brooding and depressive piece of atonally melodic death metal, the sophomore full-length, 'Shadow Mechanics' sees Demigod not only expanding the scope of their death metal sound, but also venturing into other, somewhat unexpected musical realms.
This song is rife with impressive and tasteful lead guitar work and a catchy (almost hummable, even) chorus.
Demigod managed to effectively progress away from the heavy Autopsy influence that was ubiquitous in early 90's Scandinavian death metal without losing any personality or intensity, and for that they deserve high praise.
diabolicalconquest.com /reviews/demigod-shadow_mechanics.htm   (520 words)

 Vampire-Magazine.com - Album reviews - Ninnghizhidda - Demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
That last particularly album has gained a lot of attention in the scene concerning the furious death/fl-metal that is produced on this disk.
"Demigod" (second complete album) on the other hand is more of an easy-listening album as the melodic fl-metal is catchier that its predecessor.
Without a doubt 'The Awakening' is my absolute favorite on "Demigod", due to the fact that this song has - besides the great keyboards - different drumbeats, relatively slow tempo and a VERY catchy chorus.
www.vampire-magazine.com /reviews.asp?id=857   (391 words)

 THE METAL OBSERVER - Review - BEHEMOTH - Demigod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I listened to the pre tasters on their website and immediately felt this would be a brilliant album but I didn’t really expect it to be this extreme yet so well structured and performed.
Ok so he isn’t the most varied Death vocalist there is to be found, although he tries his best, but he sure makes up for it with his evil multi layered screaming.
“Demigod” is for the Metal head who enjoys the finer things, a perfect score is all but inappropriate… and yes, checkmate MORBID ANGEL!!!
www.metal-observer.com /articles.php?lid=1&sid=1&id=7198   (339 words)

The band is back in business and has just released their follow up album to their alltime classic "Slumber Of Sullen Eyes" from 1992.
Everyone who ever played in DEMIGOD has had musical experience in one form or another and when DEMIGOD was formed those involved knew each other from before.
At that particular time DEMIGOD had already become a four piece band, so tell us a bit about how, when and where you got together with Jussi Kiiski who joined you as your second guitar player.
www.voicesfromthedarkside.de /interviews/demigod.htm   (3434 words)

 DigitalMetal.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Taatila left Demigod to focus more attention on his family and job, and the split, while tragic, seems to be amicable.
“Seppo has been a huge part of Demigod and this is a big loss for the band,” said a statement on the band’s official website.
Even though vocalist Ala-Nissilä is now on drums, Demigod are expected to make an announcement shortly on who will permanently fill Taatila’s shoes.
www.digitalmetal.com /news.asp?cid=2686   (125 words)

 Amazon.com: Music: Demigod [ENHANCED]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The release of "Demigod" on Olympic Recordings (a subsidiary of Century Media Records) is a pummeling assault to all of the senses in the most brutal of fashions.
To time it, the record will speed by you faster than you might expect, running a mere ten songs with the longest number being the last (which runs over 8 minutes while others are topped at 3.30).
I had some immediate favorites in the thunder and these were perhaps "Demigod", "Conquer All" and "The Reign" (I am a sucker for epics be they Death or anything else).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00070Q8DQ?v=glance   (1396 words)

 XENA: A DEMIGOD?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Suppose further that, in the Xenaverse, the children of a god and a mortal human always resemble each other, regardless of the genetic contribution of each mortal parent, thus endowing the children with a godlike "field identification tag" of sorts.
Xena's possible status as demigod could explain the origin of her special abilities.
They do not have to go around siring boatloads of demigods (although that is an option) but they might impart power to mortals from time to time, as we saw done with Joxer in FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS #40).
www.whoosh.org /issue7/rudnick4.html   (2644 words)

 Metal-Rules.com: Interview with Demigod
Well, one thing is for sure; the Demigod dudes haven´t been resting on their laurels, doing nothing, since the band´s 2nd full-length album SHADOW MECHANICS was released on Spikefarm Records more than two years ago.
There´s also a few other things what these fine´n´ old chaps wanted to reveal about Demigod and things around the band - and all you need to do in order to find out the rest, is to read this interview which I just recently did nearly with the whole band.
Early Demigod lyrics were quite often from the same mold.
www.metal-rules.com /interviews/Demigod-April2004.htm   (3895 words)

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