Athena protects the the United Universe after a great war in the The Kingdom of Light. Upon Victory, Athena was promoted into a godess, and in charge of protecting all of the United Universes. From there, she chose 88 different people, and trained them in the ways of each of there own constellations, and created The Knights of The Zodiac.
Athena's Knights of The Zodiac are represented by their chosen cluster of stars, or constelations. all 88 are her warriors separated by rank Pegasus to Orion are Bronze, Medusa and other Saints are Silver, and the twelve main saints are gold.
- Athena and her knights are really great allies after the end of Aaron's Adventures in Saint Seiya Warriors of the Final Holy Battle.
- Athena's human self is currently known as Saori Kido.
- In Rome, she's known as Minerva