The Champions (vol. 1) #4 (Mar. 1976):
“Murder at Malibu!”
by Chris Claremont, George Tuska, Vince Colletta

The Champions (vol. 1) #4

Title: “Murder at Malibu!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1976

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Chris Claremont
Art by: George Tuska, Vince Colletta

11 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Angel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Academy of Tomorrow; Horsemen of Apocalypse...  Marvel 1,741
Black Widow Black Widow (Natasha Romanova) hero
CBR Scale: I Russian Orthodox Communist (lapsed)
Lady Liberators; Marvel Knights...  Marvel 1,789
Hercules Hercules hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
Heroes for Hire; Olympian...  DC Marvel 1,029
Ghost Rider Ghost Rider (Johnny Blaze) hero
CBR Scale: U Baptist (nominal); eclectic
Midnight Sons Marvel 306
Ivan Petrovich Ivan Petrovich supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: S Communist
[father of Crimson Dynamo (Yuri)] Marvel 39
henchmen henchmen
villain group real/historical person
  [generic, unnamed henchmen] Marvel DC 1,150
Dr. Edward Lansing villain scientist
  [created strong, mentally slow mutates] Marvel 1
Old Billy (Billy) villain
  [mentally slow, due to Dr. Lansing's experiments] Marvel 1
Dr. Lansing's mutates villain group
  [mutated to be super-strong, but mentally slow] Marvel 1
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992