Oh fuck me I thought auto-refresh was enabled by default and the red circle meant it was on, not that it was off.
They're possessing human bodies, over the course of the scene you slowly see the bodies decay and morph into the god's form as seen in the progression in the concept art until the bodies decay and erode away entirely.
Also for you and
re: the crunchyroll link, again: No rips so far, for now the CR site is the only way to watch it, even if you don't give a shit about supporting it.
Yes, as I pointed out in >>2317
, it nails the architectural and clothing designs, and Mesoamerican archtecture (at least the palaces, noble villas, temples, etc) were covered in nice brick and then clean stucco, not the roughe stones and mortars you see in Mexican/Guatemalan ruins toiday; and then also painted, with fine relifs, sculptural facades, etc; and people wore fine clothing with cloaks and blouses with complx floral and geometric patterns, not just people walking around near naked with big feather headdreesews (though that did happen to, to an extent)
Again, don't have time to do a full breakdown right now, yet, though.