Captain America (vol. 1) #449 (Mar. 1996):
“First Sign, Chapter One: I’ll Take Manhattan”
by Mark Waid, Ron Garney, Scott Koblish, Sandu Florea, etc.

Captain America (vol. 1) #449

Title: “First Sign, Chapter One: I’ll Take Manhattan”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1996

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Mark Waid
Art by: Ron Garney, Scott Koblish, Sandu Florea, Denis Rodier

11 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Thor Thor (Donald Blake) hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Cosmic Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Edwin Jarvis Edwin Jarvis supporting character
CBR Scale: U Anglican
The Avengers (staff) Marvel 669
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Agent 13 Agent 13 (Sharon Carter) supporting character hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
Femme Force; S.H.I.E.L.D. Marvel 262
Enchantress Enchantress (Amora) villain
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Lady Liberators (founder)...  Marvel 264
Contessa Valentina Contessa Valentina supporting character
  Femme Force; S.H.I.E.L.D. Marvel 146
Zodiacs villain group
CBR Scale: M astrology
Zodiac (First Sign)
[foot soldiers; sacrificed by Zodiac leader Libra]
Marvel 4
Zodiac (First Sign) villain group
CBR Scale: M astrology
[group wanted to remove astrological influence] Marvel 4
Iron Man Iron Boy (Tony Stark)
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Nick Fury Nick Fury
CBR Scale: U secular
black; S.H.I.E.L.D....  Marvel 1,898