The New Avengers (vol. 2) #30 (Nov. 2012)
by Brian Michael Bendis, Mike Deodato Jr.

The New Avengers (vol. 2) #30

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 2012

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Brian Michael Bendis
Art by: Mike Deodato Jr.

23 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Luke Cage Luke Cage
(lead character)
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
black; Heroes for Hire... 
[formerly owned a bar and theater]
Marvel 951
Daredevil Daredevil (Matt Murdock) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Marvel Knights; Weapon X (Exiles) Marvel 1,801
White Queen White Queen (Emma Frost) villain hero
CBR Scale: U Episcopalian (nominal); mutant supremacist
Academy of Tomorrow; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 3,409
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm) hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
Fantastic Five; The Avengers...  Marvel 5,017
Mockingbird Mockingbird (Bobbi Morse) hero
  S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Avengers... 
[was Hawkeye's wife]
Marvel 293
Purifiers Purifiers villain group
CBR Scale: D Purifiers: Christian fundamentalist anti-mutant group
[1st app: Marvel Graphic Novel #5 (Nov. 1982)] Marvel 32
Iron Fist Iron Fist (Danny Rand)
(cover & 2-panel cameo, pg. 1, 16)
CBR Scale: M Tibetan (K'un L'un) Buddhism
Heroes for Hire; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 672
Jewel Jessica Jones
(7-panel cameo, pg. 1, 16-17) 
  New Avengers (ally) Marvel 139
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(4-panel cameo, pg. 19-20)
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(3-panel cameo, pg. 19-20)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Cosmic Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 1) 
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I Protestant; mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy; Summers Rebellion...  Marvel 8,371
Misty Knight Misty Knight
(1-panel cameo, pg. 15, panel 3) 
  black; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 192
Phoenix Phoenix
(1-panel cameo, pg. 1) 
villain hero
CBR Scale: M cosmic entity
The Hellfire Club; X-Men Marvel 129
Danielle Cage Danielle Cage
(memory, pg. 17) 
supporting character
[baby daughter of Luke Cage and Jessica Jones]
Marvel 20
Jesus Christ Jesus Christ (Jesus of Nazareth)
(quoted and cited, pg. 10, panel 4) 
deity real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Christianity
[] DC 565
Tupac Shakur
(quoted and cited, pg. 19, panel 1) 
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S deist
Marvel 81
God God
(mentioned, pg. 6, 8, 10, etc.) 
deity real/historical person
CBR Scale: D God
[1st app: Old Testament (1402 B.C.)] various 313
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(mentioned, pg. 15, panel 2) 
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 1,864
Colossus Colossus (Peter Rasputin)
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
CBR Scale: I Communist atheist (former)
Excalibur; The Acolytes...  Marvel 4,122
Magik Magik (Illyana Rasputin)
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
CBR Scale: S occult/magick; demonolatry; raised Communist
The Exiles; The New Mutants Marvel 450
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D.
(mentioned, pg. 15, panel 2) 
supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
The Devil The Devil (Satan)
(mentioned, pg. 6, 10) 
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Devil
[generic Satan/Devil reference or appearance] DC Marvel, etc. 1,024