Record of Ragnarok Season 2 has new fights you can already enjoy on Netflix, and now we’re going to dive into the profile of one of this season’s most popular contenders: Hercules.
You should be aware that although this character bears some resemblance to his namesake from Greek mythology, there are some things that make him a unique character in the anime/manga Shumatsu no Valkirye.
The most important point in the biography of this “demigod” is that in fact he was born a man and had no family ties with Zeus. When he was mortal, this character was known as Alcides, a young man with a leaner body (even below average) mixed with an unwavering sense of justice and a love for humanity to the point of protecting people at the cost of his own. weakness.
Alcides protected his home city of Thebes from the punishment of the gods when they decided to punish them by using this city as an example of their strength. While insulting the god of war Ares, Alcides drank ambrosia, which would allow a person to gain the “power of a god” if he presented himself as worthy… And you know what? He did it.