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History

Overview

The Aztecs were a Mesoamerican Human culture that flourished in central Mexico between 1300 A.D. to 1521 A.D. The tribes grew into the Aztec Empire a confederation of three city-states established in 1422. The empire was ruled from the capital city, Tenochtitlan along with Texcoco; and Tlacopan.[1]

13th - 15th century

The Aztecs originated as a nomadic tribe in northern Mexico, arrived in Mesoamerica around the beginning of the 13th century. The Eternals; Ajak, Valkin and Virako to Central America and encountered the primitive Aztek tribes They then travelled south to found the Maya and Inca Empire. [2] The Ajak was believed him to be Quetzalcoatl and the Incas worshiped him as Tecumotzin, Lord of Flight.[3] The Aztecs emerged as the dominant force in central Mexico, developing an intricate social, political, religious and commercial organization that brought many of the region’s city-states under their control by the 15th century. [2] The Mutant conqueror Apocalypse spent time among the Aztecs worshipped as the god; Huitzilopochtli. He was honored with blood sacrifices.[4]

16th century

In 1519 A.D., Hernán Cortés a Spanish conquistador.[5] travelled to the new world.[6] He was accompanied by immortal Neanderthal Cole,[5] Clan Destine member Cuckoo and her sister Gracie Gamble. [6] Cortez and Pizarro).[7] Craving for their gold, Cortez had the Aztec massacred by his army, superior in technology.[6] By 1521, Cortés had conquered Mexico, overthrowing Aztec ruler Montezuma.[8] The region fell under Spanish rule becoming part of the Spanish Empire.[7]

19th century

In the 19th century; Rawhide Kid helped a woman rescue her father from temple of surviving Aztes. They collaborate with Xotoc, and masquerades as Quatzoma, using his gun to fool the Aztecs.[9]

Legacy

Ares the god of war has a collection of weapons used throughout history one being a gun used by the conquistadors against the Aztecs.[10]

Culture

Religion

The Aztecs worshiped as gods powerful extradimensional humanoid beings known as the Tēteoh. They lived in Topán, a small "pocket dimension" adjacent to Mexico; an interdimensional nexus between Topán and Earth exists in Teotihuacán in the State of Mexico. These beings helped the formed the Aztec civilization.[1] The Aztecs believed when they died they went to Realm of the Dead known as Mictlan the underwold ruler by Mictlantecuhtli or Aztlan Aztec Heaven.[11]

Alternative Realities

Captain Mexica Universe (Earth-1519)

A reality where the Aztecs were never conquered by the Conquistadors, and went on to conquer most of the world themselves. Formerly home to Captain Mexica.[12]

Earth-57051

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Aztec Empire appeared to rule over the United Kingdom. A train from this reality was summoned to Earth-616 by James Ransom to help him kidnap Maureen Raven. [13]


Supremeverse (Earth-31916)

General Alexander stated; Imagine handing an F-16 to the Aztecs in 1521, when Cortez was at war with them, and instead of learning to fly so they could slice Cortez and his army to shreds, they cut off the wings to use as shields, the guns as clubs, and they take off the wheels because they figured they would look really cool hanging from the temple ceiling.[14]

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