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Assault on New Olympus Prologue #1 (Jan. 2010)
by Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Rodney Buchemi

Assault on New Olympus Prologue #1

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 2010

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Greg Pak, Fred Van Lente
Art by: Rodney Buchemi


54 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.
Hercules Hercules
(lead character)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
The Champions; The Avengers...  DC Marvel 1,029
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
Amadeus Cho Amadeus Cho hero
  Renegades; Mighty Avengers Marvel 31
Athena Athena supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
[Goddess of Wisdom and War; Gods of Olympus] Marvel DC 2
Hera Hera supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Olympus Group
[Queen of the Olympian gods; Gods of Olympus]
DC Marvel 28
Hebe supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
[wife of Hercules; youngest daughter of Zeus and Hera] Marvel 2
F.E.A.S.T. F.E.A.S.T. supporting character group
CBR Scale: M religious/ethical
[philanthropic charity of Martin Li (Mr. Negative)] Marvel 7
Venus Venus (Aphrodite)
(9-panel cameo, pg. 5-6)
deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
[1st app: Wonder Woman (vol. 1) #1 (Summer 1942)] DC Marvel 205
Zeus Zeus
(7-panel cameo)
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Council of Godheads
[supreme monarch of the Olympian gods]
DC Marvel 283
Jocasta
(6-panel cameo, pg. 10, panels 1-6)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Avengers; Initiative: Mavericks Marvel 142
White
(5-panel cameo, pg. 5-6)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Greco-Roman classical religion
[one of Aphrodite's boy toys] Marvel 1
Giant-Man The Wasp (Hank Pym)
(4-panel cameo, pg. 11, panels 1-5)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; The Liberators...  Marvel 1,543
U.S. Agent U.S. Agent (John Walker)
(4-panel cameo, pg. 11, panels 1-5)
hero
CBR Scale: S Evangelical Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel 333
Mikaboshi Mikaboshi
(4-panel cameo, pg. 2-3, 7, 30)
villain deity
CBR Scale: D Shinto deity; demon
Kami
[god of evil]
Marvel 15
Red
(4-panel cameo, pg. 5-6)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Native American; Greco-Roman classical religion
Native American
[one of Aphrodite's boy toys]
Marvel 1
Quicksilver Quicksilver (Pietro Maximoff)
(3-panel cameo, pg. 11, panels 3-5)
villain hero
CBR Scale: I Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sometimes mutant supremacist
The Avengers; X-Factor...  Marvel 944
Typhon
(3-panel cameo, pg. 4, 8)
villain deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Giants of Olympus; Olympus Group
[monstrous son of Gaea and Tartarus]
Marvel 11
Aunt May Aunt May
(2-panel cameo, pg. 9, 32)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Protestant
[raised Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 1,368
Sharra Sharra
(2-panel cameo, pg. 7, panels 1-2)
deity
CBR Scale: D Shi'ar deity
[1st app: X-Men (vol. 1) #107 (Oct. 1977)] Marvel 7
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 30, panel 2)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 30, panel 2)
hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,864
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 33, panel 1)
hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 10,615
Norman Osborn Iron Patriot (Norman Osborn)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 4, panel 3)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
H.A.M.M.E.R. (leader); The Thunderbolts (leader)...  Marvel 417
Ares Ares
(1-panel cameo, pg. 2, panel 1)
villain hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
The Avengers; Dark Avengers... 
[god of war; Gods of Olympus]
Marvel DC 440
Spider-Woman Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 33, panel 1)
hero
CBR Scale: I Wundagorian Transhumanism
(raised); HYDRA (former)
S.H.I.E.L.D.; HYDRA...  Marvel 353
Human Torch Human Torch (Jim Hammond)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 30, panel 2)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Invaders; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel Timely 497
Gaia Gaia (Gaea)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 29, panel 1)
deity
CBR Scale: D Gaian
Kami Marvel DC, etc. 33
Pluto Pluto (Hades)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 4, panel 2)
villain hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity; Cult of
Hades
League of Avengers; Olympus Group
[god of Death]
Marvel Portal Comics 148
Phobos Phobos (Alex Aaron)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 2, panel 1)
supporting character hero deity
CBR Scale: M ethnically half Greco-Roman
deity
Secret Warriors
[son of Ares]
Marvel 7
K'ythri K'ythri
(1-panel cameo, pg. 7, panel 1)
deity
CBR Scale: D Shi'ar deity
[1st app: X-Men (vol. 1) #107 (Oct. 1977)] Marvel 7
Chronus
(1-panel cameo, pg. 29, panel 2)
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Titans of Olympus
[father of Zeus]
Marvel 3
The Huntsman (Cephalus)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 4, panel 2)
villain
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
Olympus Group Marvel 4
Delphyne Gorgon
(1-panel cameo, pg. 4, panel 2)
villain
CBR Scale: M Greco-Roman classical religion
Olympus Group; Gorgon
[queen of Amazons; romantic interest of Amadeus Cho]
Marvel 9
Kirby
(1-panel cameo, pg. 1)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
coyote
[Amadeus Cho's pet coyote pup]
Marvel 7
Black Panther Black Panther (T'Challa)
(photo/picture/video, pg. 11, panel 1)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M African primal-indigenous
religion; Black Panther Cult
(leader)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 786
Captain Marvel Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers)
(photo/picture/video, pg. 11, panel 1)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
U.S. Air Force; The Avengers...  Marvel 784
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(visual reference, pg. 6, panel 1)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Mary Jane Watson Mary Jane Watson
(mentioned, pg. 12, panel 5)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
[was wife of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 1,827
J. Jonah Jameson J. Jonah Jameson
(mentioned, pg. 15, panel 3)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M hates Spider-Man
[Peter Parker's boss; Spider-Man's denouncer] Marvel 1,719
Juggernaut Juggernaut (Cain Marko)
(mentioned, pg. 19, panel 5)
villain hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 387
Doctor Octopus Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius)
(mentioned, pg. 26, panel 3)
villain hero scientist
  Thunderbolts Army; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 1,006
The Lizard The Lizard (Dr. Curt Connors)
(mentioned, pg. 20, panel 1)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic
U.S. Army; Sinister Twelve Marvel 318
Venus Venus
(mentioned, pg. 6, panel 4) 
hero
CBR Scale: U Greco-Roman classical religion
Agents of Atlas; Siren Marvel Atlas 85
Bacchus Bacchus (Dionysus)
(mentioned, pg. 9, panel 1) 
deity lead character
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Olympian
[God of Wine]
Marvel Harrier Comics, etc. 68
Alcmena
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
supporting character
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
[mother of Hercules (with Zeus)] Marvel 4
Apollo Apollo
(mentioned, pg. 9, panel 1) 
supporting character hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
League of Avengers
[God of Light, Music, Poetry, Medicine and Science]
Marvel Portal Comics 5
Artemis
(mentioned, pg. 9, panel 1) 
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
[Goddess of the hunt; Gods of Olympus] Marvel 4
Jocasta Jocasta
(mentioned, pg. 10, panel 3) 
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Greco-Roman classical religion
[mother of Oedipus] Marvel 1
Phillip Cho
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
supporting character
  Asian
[father of Amadeus Cho]
Marvel 1
Helen Cho
(mentioned, pg. 1) 
supporting character
  Asian
[mother of Amadeus Cho]
Marvel 1
Pythagoras Dupree
(mentioned, pg. 5, 8) 
villain scientist
  [scientist] Marvel 2
Ferris Bueller Ferris Bueller
(mentioned, pg. 27, panel 1)
lead character
  [high school student] Paramount Pictures 15
Ouranos
(mentioned, pg. 30, panel 2) 
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Titans of Olympus; Olympian
[father of Titans]
Marvel 2
Lycaon
(mentioned, pg. 29, panel 3) 
villain
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
[served own son in a stew to Zeus, angering Zeus] Marvel 1