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Moon Knight Saga (Oct. 2009)
by John Rhett Thomas, Dugan Trodglen, Jess Harrold, Laurence Campbell, etc.

Moon Knight Saga

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 2009

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: John Rhett Thomas, Dugan Trodglen, Jess Harrold
Art by: Laurence Campbell, David Finch, Klaus Janson, Mark Texeira, etc.


91 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Moon Knight Moon Knight (Marc Spector)
(lead character)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Egyptian classical religion (raised Jewish)
United States Marine Corps; The Avengers...  Marvel 423
Khonshu Khonshu supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Egyptian deity
[Moon Knight's patron; god of moon and vengeance] Marvel 32
Bushman Bushman (Raoul Bushman) villain
  [led mercenary/terrorist group; Burunda's ex-president] Marvel 3
Black Spectre Black Spectre (Carson Knowles)
(cover & 2-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S demonolatry (agent of Set)
[politician; criminal] Marvel 17
Midnight Midnight (Jeff Wilde)
(cover & 1-panel cameo)
supporting character villain
CBR Scale: D obsessed with Moon Knight
Secret Empire
[Midnight Man's son; tried to be Moon Knight's sidekick]
Marvel 23
Marlene Alraune Marlene Alraune
(4-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [longtime girlfriend of Moon Knight; taught art history] Marvel 98
The Punisher The Punisher (Frank Castle)
(3-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic (former seminarian)
United States Marine Corps; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,893
Frenchie Frenchie (Jean-Paul DuChamp)
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S LGBT
The Committee Marvel 100
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Daredevil Daredevil (Matt Murdock)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Weapon X (Exiles); Marvel Knights Marvel 1,801
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D.
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Professor Peter Alraune Sr. Professor Peter Alraune Sr.
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character scientist
  [father of Moon Knight's girlfriend Marlene] Marvel 2
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Force Works...  Marvel 5,673
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,864
Nick Fury Nick Fury
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U secular
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 1,898
Giant-Man Yellowjacket (Hank Pym)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; The Liberators...  Marvel 1,543
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
U.S. Air Force; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 5,017
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,661
Invisible Woman Invisible Woman (Susan Storm Richards)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,069
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Avengers; The Great Lakes Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Black Panther Black Panther (T'Challa)
(1-panel cameo)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M African primal-indigenous
religion; Black Panther Cult
(leader)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 786
Falcon Falcon (Sam Wilson)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Baptist (lapsed)
The Avengers; SHIELD Super-Agents...  Marvel 531
Black Knight Black Knight (Dane Whitman)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (medieval)
The Avengers; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 430
Captain Marvel Warbird (Carol Danvers)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
U.S. Air Force; The Avengers...  Marvel 784
Tigra Tigra (Greer Grant)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: S mystically empowered
Cat People; The Avengers...  Marvel 310
Photon Photon (Monica Rambeau)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Avengers; Nextwave...  Marvel 256
Luke Cage Luke Cage
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers... 
[formerly owned a bar and theater]
Marvel 951
Iron Fist Iron Fist (Danny Rand)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Tibetan (K'un L'un) Buddhism
The Avengers; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 672
Hercules Hercules
(1-panel cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
The Champions; The Avengers...  DC Marvel 1,029
Norman Osborn Norman Osborn
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
H.A.M.M.E.R. (leader); The Thunderbolts (leader)...  Marvel 417
Sentry Sentry (Bob Reynolds)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: S angel
The Avengers; Dark Avengers Marvel 260
Moonstone Moonstone (Karla Sofen)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Buddhist
The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 235
Spider-Woman Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Wundagorian Transhumanism
(raised); HYDRA (former)
S.H.I.E.L.D.; HYDRA...  Marvel 353
Taskmaster Taskmaster
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
HYDRA; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 128
Songbird Songbird (Melissa Joan Gold)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 229
Radioactive Man Radioactive Man (Dr. Chen Lu)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Communist Buddhist
The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 187
Swordsman Swordsman (Andreas von Strucker)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: S Nazi / white supremacist
The Thunderbolts; The Upstarts...  Marvel 128
Firestar Firestar (Angelica Jones)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic
The Avengers; The New Warriors...  NBC Marvel 338
Speedball Penance (Robbie Baldwin)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Presbyterian
The New Warriors; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 359
Justice Justice (Vance Astrovik)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish (half)
The New Warriors; Counter Force...  Marvel 291
Darkhawk Darkhawk (Chris Powell)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Avengers; The New Warriors...  Marvel 180
Rage Rage (Elvin Daryl Haliday)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Protestant
The Avengers; The New Warriors...  Marvel 157
Machine Man Machine Man (Aaron Stack)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Avengers; Nextwave...  Marvel 174
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 639
Crystal Crystal (Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Inhuman religion
Inhumans; Inhuman...  Marvel 531
D-Man D-Man (Dennis Dunphy)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: A Salvation Army
The Avengers; Night People...  Marvel 60
Jocasta
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Avengers; Initiative: Mavericks Marvel 142
Mantis Mantis (Mandy Celestine)
(1-panel cameo)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Priests of Pama (pacifistic
Kree sect); Celestial Madonna
The Avengers; Guardians of the Galaxy Marvel 161
Starfox Starfox (Eros)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Titanian religion
The Avengers; Eternals of Titan Marvel 207
Stingray Stingray (Walter Newell)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 124
Firebird Firebird (Bonita Juarez)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
The Avengers; The Rangers...  Marvel 84
Living Lightning Living Lightning (Miguel Santos)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic; LGBT
The Avengers; The Rangers...  Marvel 118
Werewolf By Night Werewolf By Night (Jack Russell)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Howling Commandos; Night Shift Marvel 273
Jack Norriss Jack Norriss
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Cult of the Nameless One
(lapsed)
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Defenders (ally)
[husband of Barbara Norriss (Valkyrie)]
Marvel 41
Toltec Toltec
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: D Aztec
[1st app: Moon Knight (vol. 4) #28 (May 2009)] Marvel 3
Bertrand Crawley Bertrand Crawley
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [underworld informant for Moon Knight] Marvel 62
Gena Landers
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [mother of Moon Knight helpers Ryan and Ricky] Marvel 13
Midnight Man Midnight Man (Anton Mogart)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
  [Jeff Wilde's father] Marvel 3
Morpheus Morpheus (Robert Markham)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S agent of Set
[electrical engineer] Marvel 5
Seth Seth
(1-panel cameo)
villain deity
CBR Scale: D Egyptian deity
[god of evil and death; one of the Gods of Heliopolis] Marvel DC 45
The Cobra The Cobra (James Lardner)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
  CIA
[brother of Moon Knight's old CIA buddy Amos]
Marvel 1
Mona Lisa Mona Lisa (Lisa Gherardini)
(art)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: R Catholic
[subject of Da Vinci's famed painting] Marvel 44
God God
(mentioned)
deity real/historical person
CBR Scale: D God
[1st app: Old Testament (1402 B.C.)] various 313
The Scorpion Venom (Mac Gargan)
(mentioned)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 315
Bullseye Bullseye (Benjamin Poindexter)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: I Catholic (nominal); nihilist
The Thunderbolts; Dark Avengers
[former baseball pitcher]
Marvel 243
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Phantom Rider Phantom Rider (Lincoln Slade)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: M spirit
[U.S. Marshall] Marvel 14
Taurus Taurus (Cornelius van Lunt)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: M astrology
Zodiac (Cartel) (founder) Marvel 19
The Hatchet-Man The Hatchet-Man (Randall Spector)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: I Jewish
[1st app: The Hulk! Magazine #17] Marvel 24
Cactus Cactus
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: D N.A.
Desert Dwellers
[cactus]
Marvel 5
Cyclone Cyclone (André Gerard)
(mentioned)
villain
  Maggia; Hood's Army Marvel 2
Mad Dog (Joe Fasinera)
(mentioned)
villain
  [son of Stained-Glass Scarlet, who killed him] Marvel 1
Ricky Landers Ricky Landers
(mentioned)
supporting character
  [Moon Knight helper] Marvel 6
Ray Landers Ray Landers
(mentioned)
supporting character
  [Moon Knight helper] Marvel 6
Lupinar Lupinar
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: M terrorist
[leads own terrorist organization] Marvel 3
Samuels
(mentioned)
supporting character
  [butler] Marvel 7
Stained Glass Scarlet Stained Glass Scarlet (Scarlet Fasinera)
(mentioned)
villain hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Catholic nun (former)
[vigilante] Marvel 4
Arkon
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: I alien
[Imperion of Polemachus] Marvel 80
unnamed registration case worker
(mentioned)
supporting character
  S.H.I.E.L.D.
[case worker who evaluated Moon Knight for Registration]
Marvel 3
Elias Spector
(mentioned)
supporting character clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Jewish rabbi
[Moon Knight's father] Marvel 2
Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein
(mentioned)
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Sunni Muslim
[politician] DC Marvel 229
Seti II Seti II
(mentioned)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: M Egyptian classical religion
[Marc Spector became Moon Knight in Tomb of Sety II] Marvel 1
Giorgio Armani Giorgio Armani
(mentioned)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S LGBT
[fashion designer] Marvel 19
Conquer-Lord Conquer-Lord (Mr. Quinn)
(mentioned)
villain
  The Corporation
[insane; tried to assassinate NYC mayor]
Marvel 2
The Committee
(mentioned)
villain group
  [L.A.-based crime syndicate; tried to capture Jack Russell] Marvel 12
Amos Lardner Amos Lardner
(mentioned)
supporting character
  CIA
[Moon Knight's old CIA buddy; brother of Cobra]
Marvel 1
The Company
(mentioned)
villain group
  [shadowy criminal organization] Marvel 1
The Profile The Profile
(mentioned)
villain
  The Committee Marvel 11