Atlas

In Greek mythology, Atlas (/ˈætləs/; Ancient Greek: Ἄτλας) was the primordial Titan who held up the celestial sphere. He is also the titan of astronomy and navigation. Although associated with various places, he became commonly identified with the Atlas Mountains in northwest Africa (Modern-day Morocco and Algeria). Atlas was the son of the Titan Iapetus and the Oceanid Asia or Klyménē (Κλυμένη):Now Iapetus took to wife the neat-ankled maid Clymene, daughter of Ocean, and went up with her into one bed. And she bare him a stout-hearted son, Atlas: also she bare very glorious Menoetius and clever Prometheus, full of various wiles, and scatter-brained Epimetheus.
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  • Advanced Warfare – Multiplayer Factions Include Atlas and Sentinel

    … While we near closer to the release of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare we still no little about the shooter’s multiplayer offering, only that the character abilities seen in the E3 2014 demo will feature in the online portion. Thanks to image tweeted recently by Sledgehammer Games co-founder Michael Condrey we know now that “Atlas” and “Sentinel…

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