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Dark X-Men #1 (Jan. 2010):
“Journey to the Center of the Goblin: Part One”
by Paul Cornell, Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten

Dark X-Men #1

Title: “Journey to the Center of the Goblin: Part One”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 2010

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Paul Cornell
Art by: Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten


16 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.
Norman Osborn Norman Osborn villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
H.A.M.M.E.R. (leader); The Thunderbolts (leader)...  Marvel 417
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly non-religious
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 451
Mimic Mimic (Calvin Rankin) villain hero
  X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 169
Dark Beast Dark Beast (Henry McCoy) villain scientist
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Genoshan Excalibur; Brotherhood of Mutants... 
[Henry McCoy from the Age of Apocalypse]
Marvel 116
Omega Omega (Michael Pointer) hero
  Dark X-Men; Omega Flight Marvel 41
X-Man X-Man (Nate Grey) hero
  X-Men; Brotherhood of Mutants Marvel 155
Jack Fenner supporting character
  ["possessed" by X-Man] Marvel 2
Moonstone Karla Sofen
(2-panel cameo, pg. 8, panels 1, 5)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Buddhist
The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 235
Bleaker
(1-panel cameo, pg. 7, panel 2)
supporting character
  [brought tea to Dark Beast] Marvel 4
Vera Cantor Vera Cantor
(vision, pg. 15, panels 1-3)
supporting character
  [long-time girlfriend of Hank McCoy (Beast)] Marvel 45
Phoenix Jean Grey
(someone disguised or dressed as, pg. 6-23) 
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 1,905
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan)
(toy, pg. 15, panel 1)
hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 10,615
H.A.M.M.E.R. H.A.M.M.E.R.
(mentioned, pg. 3) 
supporting character group
  [government agency] Marvel 207
Skrulls Skrulls
(mentioned, pg. 3) 
villain group
CBR Scale: R Skrull religion
[alien race] Marvel 344
Jemima Puddle-Duck
(mentioned, pg. 19, panel 1) 
lead character
CBR Scale: I anthropomorphic animal
duck Frederick Warne & Co. 7
Anne of Green Gables (Anne Shirley)
(mentioned, pg. 19, panel 1) 
lead character
  [imaginative orphan] L. C. Page & Co. 32