He was the ancient Greek chthonic god of the underworld, which eventually took his name. Hades was regarded as the oldest son of Cronus and Rhea, although the last son regurgitated by his father. He and his brothers Zeus and Poseidon defeated their father’s generation of gods, the Titans, and claimed rulership over the cosmos. Hades received the underworld, Zeus the sky, and Poseidon the sea, with the solid earth—long the province of Gaia—available to all three concurrently.
You all crowned me your king. I never wanted it. I never asked for it. But I accepted it becausethe North is my home. It’s part of me, and I will never stop fighting for it, no matter the odds. But the odds are against us.