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Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #9 (Jan. 1985):
“Assault on Galactus!”
by Jim Shooter, Mike Zeck, John Beatty

Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #9

Title: “Assault on Galactus!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 1985

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Jim Shooter
Art by: Mike Zeck, John Beatty


43 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.
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers) hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Thor Thor (Donald Blake) hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm) hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
U.S. Air Force; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 5,017
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards) hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,661
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers) hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Protestant; mutant supremacist
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 8,371
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
X-Men (founder); Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 4,999
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan) hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 10,615
Storm Storm (Ororo Munroe) hero
CBR Scale: M Goddess worship
Morlocks (leader); The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 5,068
Nightcrawler Nightcrawler (Kurt Wagner) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (raised Gypsy/Roma)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,345
Colossus Colossus (Peter Rasputin) hero
CBR Scale: I Communist atheist (former)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,122
Rogue Rogue (Anna Marie) hero
CBR Scale: S Southern Baptist
X-Men; Brotherhood of Mutants Marvel 3,526
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne) hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
The Avengers; Lady Liberators...  Marvel 1,339
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Avengers; The Great Lakes Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
She-Hulk She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters) hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown) - nominal
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 952
War Machine Iron Man (Jim Rhodes) hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
U.S. Air Force; United States Marine Corps...  Marvel 389
Photon Captain Marvel (Monica Rambeau) hero
  The Avengers; Nextwave...  Marvel 256
Magneto Magneto (Erik Magnus Lehnsherr) villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Jewish; Gypsy/Roma
X-Men; Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 916
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom) villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal Marvel 1,176
Arachne Spider-Woman (Julia Carpenter) hero
  The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 218
Galactus Galactus (Galan) villain
CBR Scale: M cosmic entity
Heralds of Galactus (leader) Marvel 537
Klaw Klaw (Ulysses Klaw) villain
  A.I.M.; Fearsome Foursome...  Marvel 151
The Symbiote supporting character villain
CBR Scale: I alien; vengeance
[sentient black costume Spider-Man obtained on Battleworld] Marvel 16
Zsaji Zsaji supporting character
CBR Scale: S alien religion
[Colossus fell in love with her on Battleworld] Marvel 9
Doctor Octopus Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 9, 14)
villain hero scientist
  Thunderbolts Army; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 1,006
The Lizard The Lizard (Dr. Curt Connors)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 9, 14)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic
U.S. Army; Sinister Twelve Marvel 318
Absorbing Man Absorbing Man (Crusher Creel)
(2-panel cameo, pg. 9, 14)
villain
CBR Scale: I temporarily became follower of
Thor
The Masters of Evil Marvel 270
Invisible Woman Invisible Woman (Susan Storm Richards)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 13, panel 4)
hero
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,069
Wrecker Wrecker (Dirk Garthwaite)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
  The Masters of Evil; Hood's Army...  Marvel 190
Bulldozer Bulldozer (Henry Camp)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
  U.S. Army; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 125
Piledriver Piledriver (Brian Calusky)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
  The Masters of Evil; Hood's Army...  Marvel 137
Thunderball Thunderball (Eliot Franklin)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain scientist
  The Masters of Evil; Hood's Army...  Marvel 151
Kang Kang (Nathaniel Richards)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain scientist
  Council of Kangs
[born in 31th century]
Marvel 274
Ultron Ultron
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
  The Masters of Evil; Lethal Legion Marvel 459
Enchantress Enchantress (Amora)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic deity
(Asgardian)
Asgardian; Lady Liberators (founder)...  Marvel 264
Molecule Man Molecule Man (Owen Reece)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 9, panel 1)
villain
  [nuclear plant worker] Marvel 76
The Beyonder The Beyonder
(1-panel cameo, pg. 8, panel 5)
villain
CBR Scale: I cosmic entity; Inhuman religion
Unlimited Class Wrestling Federation Marvel 100
Franklin Richards Franklin Richards
(1-panel cameo, pg. 13, panel 4)
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; Power Pack...  Marvel 650
Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe
(quoted and cited, pg. 19, panel 4) 
supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
[famous writer] DC 64
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(mentioned, pg. 7, panel 1) 
hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Force Works...  Marvel 5,673
Vladimir Lenin Vladimir Lenin
(mentioned, pg. 1, panel 1) 
villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: M Communist
[1st app: Love Through Fire and Blood (1924)] Marvel 169