X-Factor (vol. 1) #126 (Sep. 1996):
“The Beast Within”
by Howard Mackie, Herb Trimpe, Stefano Raffaele, Al Milgrom

X-Factor (vol. 1) #126

Title: “The Beast Within”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 1996

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Howard Mackie

Art by: Herb Trimpe, Stefano Raffaele, Al Milgrom

11 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Brotherhood of Mutants; Magistrates... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly non-religious
The Mutant Underground; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 451
Polaris Polaris (Lorna Dane) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; X-Factor... 
[studied geophysics in college]
Marvel 464
Sabretooth Sabretooth (Victor Creed) villain hero
CBR Scale: I manifestly non-religious; future: Evangelical "born-again Christian"
Brotherhood of Mutants; Weapon X...  Marvel 610
Forge Forge (Jonathon Silvercloud) hero
CBR Scale: M Native American shamanism
The Mutant Underground; Weapon X (Exiles)...  Marvel 394
Random Random (Marshall Evan Stone III) villain hero
CBR Scale: U mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Factor (ally)...  Marvel 56
Wild Child Wild Child (Kyle Gibney) villain hero
  Alpha Flight; Weapon X...  Marvel 172
Shard Shard (Shard Bishop) hero
  X-Factor; Xavier's Security Enforcers...  Marvel 58
Dark Beast Dark Beast (Henry McCoy) villain scientist
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; Genoshan Excalibur... 
[Henry McCoy from the Age of Apocalypse]
Marvel 116
Fatale Fatale (Pamela Greenwood) villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Cell...  Marvel 38