Scarlet Spider (vol. 2) #5 (July 2012):
“Pillar of Fire”
by Chris Yost, Neil Edwards, Karl Kesel

Scarlet Spider (vol. 2) #5

Title: “Pillar of Fire”

Medium: comic

Cover date: July 2012

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Chris Yost
Art by: Neil Edwards, Karl Kesel

13 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Scarlet Spider Scarlet Spider (Kaine)
(lead character)
villain hero
  [murderer; unstable clone of Peter Parker] Marvel 90
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark) hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Phil Coulson Phil Coulson supporting character
  S.H.I.E.L.D. Marvel Marvel Studios 57
Quake Quake (Daisy Johnson) hero
  S.H.I.E.L.D.; Secret Warriors...  Marvel 44
FBI FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) supporting character group real/historical person
  [government agency] DC 250
The Watchdogs The Watchdogs villain group
CBR Scale: D ultra-Conservative terrorists
[dedicated to restoring traditional ethical American values] Marvel 14
Barack Obama Barack Obama supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S United Church of Christ (formerly Trinity UCC); eclectic upbringing (incl. Muslim/atheist/Marxist/Catholic/United Church of Christ)
[politician; attorney...] IDW Publishing Marvel, etc. 352
Wally Layton Wally Layton supporting character
[convinced Kaine to stay in Houston and become a hero] Marvel 14
Nick Fury, Jr. Nick Fury, Jr. hero
  black; S.H.I.E.L.D.... 
[Nick Fury's son]
Marvel 56
Menkin villain
CBR Scale: D ultra-Conservative terrorist
The Watchdogs Marvel 1
Ranier villain
CBR Scale: D ultra-Conservative terrorist
The Watchdogs
[1st appears and dies in same story]
Marvel 1
The Avengers The Avengers
hero group
  [1st app: The Avengers (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 100