Venom (vol. 2) #17 (July 2012):
“Savage Six: Prologue”
by Rick Remender, Cullen Bunn, Kev Walker, Terry Pallot

Venom (vol. 2) #17

Title: “Savage Six: Prologue”

Medium: comic

Cover date: July 2012

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Rick Remender, Cullen Bunn
Art by: Kev Walker, Terry Pallot

16 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Venom Venom (Flash Thompson)
(lead character)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I Alcoholics Anonymous
U.S. Army Marvel 718
Toxin (Eddie Brock) villain
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy; Sinister Six...  Marvel 416
The Symbiote supporting character villain
CBR Scale: I alien; vengeance
[sentient black costume Spider-Man obtained on Battleworld] Marvel 16
henchmen henchmen
villain group real/historical person
  [generic, unnamed henchmen] Marvel DC 1,150
Death Adder Death Adder (Roland Burroughs) villain
  Hood's Army; Savage Six...  Marvel 34
Bennett Brant Crime-Master (Bennett Brant) supporting character villain
[Betty Brant's older brother]
Marvel 28
The Fly Human Fly (Richard Deacon) villain
  Hood's Army; Savage Six Marvel 7
Megatak Megatak (Gregory Nettles) villain
  Hood's Army; Savage Six Marvel 5
Jack O'Lantern Jack O'Lantern villain
  Savage Six Marvel 20
Savage Six Savage Six villain group
  [1st app: Venom (vol. 2) #17 (July 2012)] Marvel 5
Giant-Man Giant-Man (Hank Pym)
(voice only)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,543
Toxin Toxin (Patrick Mulligan)
(behind the scenes) 
  NYPD Marvel 7
The Hood The Hood (Parker Robbins)
CBR Scale: M demonolatry
Hood's Army; The Cabal Marvel 159
The Kingpin The Kingpin (Wilson Fisk)
CBR Scale: U Catholic (lapsed)
HYDRA Marvel 619
Betty Brant Betty Brant
supporting character
CBR Scale: I Students of Love (temporary)
[former girlfriend of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 612
Secret Avengers Secret Avengers
supporting character group
    Marvel 159