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    replied to A lost pantheon?
    There actually is quite a lot of material available for the Nemetondevos! They have often been presented as this sort of height of a challenge due to lack of materials, but there is actually quite a lot through archeology and conjoined studies with Classical studies.

    The big issue is that the material that is available for them tends to be rather modern and academic. Such as the recent study that shows that Cernunnos most likely had nothing to do with animals or wilderness stuff but instead was a patron of merchants and wealth. So, totally a ton of material, could make a full like...
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    replied to A lost pantheon?
    I actually have read the book, it is quite good! There are some parts I disagree with, but those are mostly just pedantic side issues I have with the Fomorian stuff in it. That's just my own personal theories involved there though rather than anything against the work as a whole. Mark is a great guy, absolute sweetheart. He's been the mentor of one of my best friends when he was still working at Cambridge and I really look forward to getting to meet him in person. His writing has had a big effect on me.

    I have honestly spent more than time than I probably ought to have thinking about...
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    replied to A lost pantheon?
    I would be exceptionally careful doing something like this. These were real people who existed, with their own culture and values and traditions that, as you say, we know nothing about. Should we be using this dead culture as a coat-hanger to build a fictional religion off of?
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