Nod was the ruler of Dreamland and part of a family of cosmic entities in the Black Hammer Universe.
Nod was an entity that was encountered by Lucy Weber and Jack Sabbath after they were sent out of Hell by Satan. Nod welcomed the pair of lost heroes into his castle, inviting them to the table with his family. Lucy appreciative of the hospitality insisted to return back home to her friends, Nod was hesitant to get involved with mortal affairs but his other siblings: The Pallbearer and The Timekeeper believed it to be the correct course of action to send her on her way.
- Nod and his family were based of Vertigo Comic's Dream and the Endless.