She tells Mike, who confirms that all the gods are accounted for except Axl. Meanwhile, members of the Māori pantheon camp out in the bar, awaiting Gaia's return. Axl and Bryn tell Gaia that she is to become Frigg, but she just laughs. He recognizes Michele as the woman who shot him with an arrow, and they have a sword fight that amazes the guests. Meanwhile, Axl happens on the goddesses playing with the cutting and learns of the powers it gives them - such as wisdom to Ingrid. Nathalie's widower recognises the gods. Gaia and Axl agree to escape the others' expectations of them, and drive off.
Meanwhile, Axl restarts his search for Frigg. Matters are complicated by the presence of several antagonistic or amorously interested Norse deities, given that the Johnsons are not the only such demigods living in exile in New Zealand. To get Derrick his hammer back, Axl must convince him to attend Thom and Kerry's engagement party wearing the wedding dress he keeps in his closet. Meanwhile, Val is pregnant to Rob, so her and Mike's marriage is over. Michele, Axl, Olaf and Ty come down with a mystery illness. It at first seems to backfire, until Ty asks her to help him in his quest to become mortal.
Ty seeks Agnetha's advice: she tells him to leave Eva and join Anders on his quest, but Ty cannot bring himself to do so. As the two pantheons await the outcome, the goddesses prepare Gaia for the incarnation ceremony. Mike learns he is executor of Agnetha's will, and must divide her estate between the goddesses. Axl and Bryn fight, and Gaia runs out. Frightened of responsibility, the guys just fell into a real madness and it seems that it would have continued for a very long time, if they did not know that on Earth there are a dozen gods who were not happy when they learned about the existence of brothers. After knocking him out, Axl takes Gaia and the others to Mike's bar. Olaf warns Mike about speaking to Johan, whose power is that his voice calms emotions - but only temporarily, and they return worse than before after he leaves.
Anders accepts Colin's offer, on condition that he leave the Johnsons alone. Olaf convinces Mike to go to a private club to raise money to pay for the bar, but they are almost killed as Mike gets caught up in the thrill of being Ullr. At the close of the second series, it is revealed that they are not the only pantheon resident there either, as deities have also reincarnated, albeit in similarly restricted circumstances. While Michele merely shows flu-like symptoms, Axl becomes very ill, goes into convulsions and is hospitalised. Ty, who has only just broken up with Dawn, marries Eva, fulfilling the terms of the contract and allowing Axl to continue his quest. The second series of 13 episodes began broadcasting on 29 February 2012. What else will give the series? Ty fights him off, and Lance arrives late to jump on him.
He begs Axl's help to retrieve the hammer, so Axl talks to Thom and Kerry. Mike settles the problem by winning a wager with Colin, in the process taking ownership of a bar, although Colin seems unperturbed by the loss. Meanwhile, Mike and Val's marriage is again rocky. With Eggther still threatening to kill Zeb, Gaia insists on joining Mike, Olaf, Axl, Derrick and Bryn in facing him. The game dissolves in a brawl, until Olaf breaks it up and explains that it is due to Johan, who has gone and isn't coming back.
The gods discuss what to do. Gaia is kidnapped by hooded men in a van. Mike and Hanna sleep together; she leaves before he wakes. Anders brings Axl to see Eva. Once the girls leave the room, Axl breaks free, then threatens them with a knife so that they leave. Anders and Helen deal with Natalie, a conservative, potential client from Norway, who seems to have ulterior motives for being there.
Jacob tries to break into Axl's house, looking for Gaia, and Axl forcibly ejects him. While high, and provoked by Olaf's unconsidered comments, she worries about being hurt, even killed, with Ty in her life. Later, Olaf tells him that Iðunn's destiny, in all of her incarnations, is to be with Anders , whom she will love at first sight, and that it never ends well for her. Dawn is back working for Anders, and is stalking Ty. Derrick assents and gets his hammer back, but Axl has to play his bridesmaid and wear a dress to the party as well.
Archived from on 8 February 2013. Natalie, about to kill Mike, is incinerated by Colin. Repeated mention is made of the importance of apples. Stalked by Natalie, Anders flees to the site of the ceremony where Gaia's goddess identity is to be revealed. Meanwhile, Michele is approached by one of the god-killers to heal his sister's arthritis. The others collect Anders and confront the group. Meanwhile, Michele leaves Colin and allies herself with Mike, who stipulates a test of her powers: that she help Zeb lose his virginity.
Axl is waiting, along with the ruins of the apple tree, and Gaia has the opportunity to tell the truth; to confess her sins. Mike finds Axl to tell him that Anders is fine, and convinces him to forgive Gaia. . Colin remains intent on vengeance. In another plotline, Ty is infatuated with Helen, a nightclub owner whose refrigerator he is called out to repair.
Their leader Agnetha tasks their oracle Ingrid with finding Frigg, while bike courier Stacey is to follow Axl. Later, Axl finds Hanna: she requests an afternoon of meaningless fun, but is not drawn to him in the way he hopes. Her godly power as 'social organiser' means none of them can reject the invitation. Anders starts billing everything to the campaign fund and Dawn becomes head of policy. Michele shows Stacey and Ingrid the Yggdrasil cutting, and they find it responsive to their feminine energies. Meanwhile, Axl bunks off with Tanzie, a young woman who comes to the bar. At the party, old wounds are reopened: Ty's attempt to rebuke Johan is deflected by his power, Olaf punches Johan for breaking his one rule never hit a woman , and Mike and Johan argue over Mike being left in charge of the family.