The third group of gods are the war and sacrifice gods, Huitzilopochtil is one of them. He was the god of the Sun as well, and demanded that people are sacrificed to him to keep him happy. Needless to say, he was ecstatic.
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XIPE-TOTEC was believed by the Aztecs to be the god that invented war. His insignia included the pointed cap and rattle staff, which was the war attire for the Mexica emperor. He had a temple called Yopico within the Great Temple of Tenochtitlan.