Aegis (disambiguation)

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In Greek mythology, aegis is the shield used by the Greek god Zeus.

Aegis may also refer to:

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Comics and animation[edit]

  • Aegis (comics), a superhero who first appeared in Marvel Comics' New Warriors series
  • Aegis (Lady of All Sorrows), a female cosmic being in the Marvel universe who appears in The Fantastic Four and The Silver Surfer among other titles
  • GAT-X303 Aegis Gundam, a prominent Gundam mecha in the Mobile Suit Gundam SEED series
  • A.E.G.I.S., a fictional organisation in the anime Gate Keepers that combats threats from an invading species
  • The DC character Steel (John Henry Irons) wore the Entropy Aegis armor during the Our Worlds at War miniseries

Music[edit]

  • Aégis, an album by the Norwegian band Theatre of Tragedy
  • Aegis, a pop music group from the Philippines

Publications[edit]

Video games[edit]

  • Aegis Wing, a shooter game that can be downloaded from the Xbox Live Arcade store
  • AEGIS: Guardian of the Fleet, a 1994 DOS game simulating the command of a US Navy Ticonderoga class cruiser
  • Aegis/Aigis, an android in the role-playing game Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3
  • The shield wielded by Gallantmon in the Digimon series
  • A relic shield in the MMORPG game Final Fantasy XI
  • GAT-X303 Aegis, piloted by Athrun Zala in the fictional game Mobile Suit Gundam Seed
  • Aegis of the Immortal, a shield wielded by Roshan the Immortal in Defense of the Ancients and Dota 2
  • Aegis of the Legion, an equippable item in the computer game League of Legends
  • In Star Trek Online, Aegis is a craftable set item group granting adaptive shielding and a thoron distortion field along with high shield capacity, auxiliary boosting, and higher speed
  • Aegis Cruiser, an anti-air warship in Command and Conquer: Red Alert 2
  • Aegis VII is the planet that Isaac Clarke visits in Dead Space
  • Vanessa Z. Schneider, the main character of P.N.03 wears and uses the Aegis suit to fight her robotic enemies
  • In the fantasy game Dragonfable, Aegis is a powerful ice spirit NPC that can be added to the party if the player is playing a Soulweaver-class character.
  • In Elders Scrolls IV Oblivion Aegis is a powerful shield that grants the user complete magical immunity.
  • In Borderlands 2, an aegis is an elemental pistol made by the arms manufacturer, Maliwan.

Literature[edit]

  • Aegis, the shield of Thalia Grace in Rick Riordan's 2007 novel The Titan's Curse

Medicine[edit]

Military technology[edit]

Products[edit]

  • LG Aegis, a mobile phone from LG Electronics

Role-playing games[edit]

  • AEGIS (Freedom City), a fictional government organisation in the role-playing game Mutants & Masterminds
  • AEGIS, a fictional government organisation in the role-playing game Conspiracy X that monitors extraterrestrial and supernatural activity

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