The Avengers (vol. 1) #120 (Feb. 1974):
“Death-Stars of the Zodiac!”
by Steve Englehart, Bob Brown, Don Heck

The Avengers (vol. 1) #120

Title: “Death-Stars of the Zodiac!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 1974

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Steve Englehart
Art by: Bob Brown, Don Heck

23 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark) hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Thor Thor (Donald Blake) hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Cosmic Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff) hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
A-Next; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 1,624
Vision Vision hero
CBR Scale: MCBR Scale: I synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
A-Next; Galactic Guardians...  Marvel 1,393
Edwin Jarvis Edwin Jarvis supporting character
CBR Scale: U Anglican
The Avengers (staff) Marvel 669
Mantis Mantis (Mandy Celestine) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Priests of Pama (pacifistic
Kree sect); Celestial Madonna
Guardians of the Galaxy; The Avengers Marvel 161
Swordsman Swordsman (Jacques Duquesne) villain hero
  Batroc's Brigade; Emissaries of Evil (Egghead)...  Marvel 73
Aquarius (Darren Bentley) villain
CBR Scale: M astrology
Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 13
Taurus Taurus (Cornelius van Lunt) villain
CBR Scale: M astrology
Zodiac (Cartel) (founder) Marvel 19
Aries (Marcus Lassiter) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 5
Cancer (Jack Klevano) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 13
Capricorn (Willard Weir) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 18
Gemini (Joshua Link) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 19
Leo (Daniel Radford) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 14
Libra Libra (Gustav Brandt) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 46
Pisces Pisces (Noah Perricone) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 14
Sagittarius (Harlan Vargas) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 18
Scorpio (Jacques LaPoint) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 7
Virgo (Elaine McLaughlin) villain
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 13
Damian Link Damian Link supporting character
[NYPD liaison to SHIELD, Avengers]
Marvel 7
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(only on cover)
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Scorpio Scorpio (Jacob Fury)
(someone disguised or dressed as) 
CBR Scale: U astrology
Zodiac (Cartel); Zodiac (LMDs)
[Nick Fury's evil brother; died, was "remade" as LMD]
Marvel 45
Aries (Grover Raymond)
(character based on) 
  Zodiac (Cartel) Marvel 8