Venom (vol. 2) #22 (Oct. 2012):
“Father’s Day”
by Rick Remender, Declan Shalvey

Venom (vol. 2) #22

Title: “Father’s Day”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 2012

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Rick Remender
Art by: Declan Shalvey

23 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
Spider-Man Peter Parker
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 10,664
Giant-Man Giant-Man (Hank Pym) hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,543
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
Academy of Tomorrow; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
Chain Gang; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Black Widow Black Widow (Natasha Romanova) hero
CBR Scale: I Russian Orthodox Communist (lapsed)
Lady Liberators; Marvel Knights...  Marvel 1,789
Captain Britain Captain Britain (Brian Braddock) hero
CBR Scale: I Anglican (nominal); mystical
Excalibur Marvel UK Marvel 365
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Betty Brant Betty Brant supporting character
CBR Scale: I Students of Love (temporary)
[former girlfriend of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 612
The Symbiote supporting character villain
CBR Scale: I alien; vengeance
[sentient black costume Spider-Man obtained on Battleworld] Marvel 16
Harrison Thompson Harrison Thompson
supporting character
[Flash Thompson's father; alcoholic]
Marvel 6
Secret Avengers Secret Avengers supporting character group
    Marvel 159
Jack O'Lantern Jack O'Lantern villain
  Savage Six Marvel 20
Rosie Thompson Rosie Thompson
supporting character
  [Flash Thompson's mother] Marvel 11
Jessie Thompson Jessie Thompson
supporting character
  [Flash Thompson's sister] Marvel 10
David Folet
supporting character
  [traded football cards w/Flash Thompson as a boy] Marvel 1
Mr. Folet
supporting character
  [father of boy who traded football cards with Flash] Marvel 1
The Fly Human Fly (Richard Deacon)
(flashback cameo)
  Hood's Army; Savage Six Marvel 7
Toxin (Eddie Brock)
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy; Sinister Six...  Marvel 416
Bennett Brant Crime-Master (Bennett Brant)
supporting character villain
[Betty Brant's older brother]
Marvel 28
Liz Allan Liz Allan
(talked to, but not seen or
supporting character
  [longtime friend of Peter Parker] Marvel 429
Toxin Toxin (Patrick Mulligan)
(behind the scenes)
  NYPD Marvel 7
unnamed cousin
supporting character
  [Flash Thompson's cousin] Marvel 1