The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #601 (Oct. 2009):
“Red-Headed Stranger: Part 1: No Place Like Home”
by Mark Waid, Mario Alberti

The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #601

Title: “Red-Headed Stranger: Part 1: No Place Like Home”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 2009

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Mark Waid
Art by: Mario Alberti

28 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 10,664
Mary Jane Watson Mary Jane Watson supporting character
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
[was wife of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 1,827
Betty Brant Betty Brant
(7-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I Students of Love (temporary)
[former girlfriend of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 612
Michelle Gonzales Michelle Gonzales
(6-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [briefly Peter Parker's roommate; Vin Gonzales' sister] Marvel 39
unnamed thief
(6-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [thief] Marvel 1
J. Jonah Jameson J. Jonah Jameson
(5-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M hates Spider-Man
[Peter Parker's boss; Spider-Man's denouncer] Marvel 1,719
Reilly family
(4-panel cameo)
supporting character group
CBR Scale: U Catholic
[Aunt May's long-lost relatives] Marvel 3
Doctor Octopus Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius)
(3-panel cameo)
villain hero scientist
  Sinister Six; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 1,006
unnamed doorman
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [worked at ritzy building Harry Osborn lived in] Marvel 1
Aunt May Aunt May
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Protestant
[raised Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 1,368
Glory Grant Glory Grant
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S hates Spider-Man
[came to hate Spider-Man after her lover died fighting him]
Marvel 145
J. Jonah Jameson Sr. J. Jonah Jameson Sr.
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I religious
[Aunt May's boyfriend; J. Jonah Jameson's father] Marvel 11
Alex Drake Alex Drake
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [asked Mayor Jameson hard question at press conference] Marvel 1
Robbie Robertson Robbie Robertson
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  black Marvel 739
Anna Watson Anna Watson
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [Mary Jane Watson's aunt] Marvel 206
Randy Robertson Randy Robertson
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [Daily Bugle editor Robbie Robertson's son] Marvel 52
Dexter Bennett Dexter Bennett
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [business owner; publisher] Marvel 24
Uncle Ben Uncle Ben (Ben Parker)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I Protestant
[Spider-Man's beloved late uncle] Marvel 51
Totoro Totoro
supporting character
CBR Scale: D Shinto forest spirit
[1st app: My Neighbor Totoro (1988)] Studio Ghibli 5
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm)
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Fantastic Five; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal Marvel 1,176
Norman Osborn Norman Osborn
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
Cabal of Scrier (leader); Dark Avengers (leader)...  Marvel 417
Mysterio Mysterio (Quentin Beck)
  Sinister Six Marvel 116
Harry Osborn Harry Osborn
supporting character
CBR Scale: I resurrected
[Peter Parker's best friend; Green Goblin's son] Marvel 607
The Devil Satan
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: D Devil
[generic Satan/Devil reference or appearance] DC Marvel, etc. 1,024
Vin Gonzales Vin Gonzales
supporting character
[Peter Parker's roommate; romantic rival]
Marvel 30
Karen Silkwood Karen Silkwood
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S environmentalist
[activist; technician] Marvel 3
David Paterson David Paterson
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Catholic
[blind, black governor of New York] Marvel 20