Marvel Comics Presents (vol. 1) #1 (Early Sep. 1988):
“Elements of Terror: Part 1”
by Steve Gerber, Tom Sutton

Marvel Comics Presents (vol. 1) #1

Title: “Elements of Terror: Part 1”

Feature: Man-Thing (Ted Sallis)

Medium: comic

Cover date: Early Sep. 1988

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Steve Gerber
Art by: Tom Sutton

7 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Man-Thing Man-Thing (Ted Sallis)
(lead character)
hero scientist
  Daydreamers; Legion of Monsters... 
[Guardian of the Nexus of Realities]
Marvel 176
Corndog Corndog (Lloyd Zahner) villain
  Project: Glamor Marvel 11
Taco Bell Taco Bell (Monteiro) villain
  Project: Glamor
[drug addict; partner of Zahner]
Marvel 6
Brass Brass (General Selbert) villain
  Project: Glamor
[high-ranking Project: Glamor member]
Marvel 11
Steel Jody Choate villain based on a real person
CBR Scale: S Catholic (raised); Evangelical Protestant (convert)
Project: Glamor; U.S. Army
[based (at least loosely) on Oliver North]
Marvel 9
Project: Glamor Project: Glamor supporting character group
  [] Marvel 8
Demon Demon (Marea)
villain clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Satanism: Demon's Cult
(leader/high priestess)
Project: Glamor
[thought Man-Thing was the demon she worshipped]
Marvel 10