The Jack of Hearts #1 (Jan. 1984):
“Murmer of the Heart..!”
by Bill Mantlo, George Freeman

The Jack of Hearts #1

Title: “Murmer of the Heart..!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 1984

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Bill Mantlo
Art by: George Freeman

9 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Jack of Hearts Jack of Hearts (Jonathan Hart)
(lead character)
  The Avengers; The Defenders Marvel 144
Nick Fury Nick Fury hero
CBR Scale: U secular
black; S.H.I.E.L.D....  Marvel 1,898
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
The Survivalists villain group
CBR Scale: D The Survivalists (cult)
Contraxian Marvel 2
Marcy Kane supporting character
CBR Scale: R Contraxian religion
Contraxian; Empire State University Marvel 26
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker)
(flashback cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 10,664
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(flashback cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Hulkbusters; Pantheon...  Marvel 4,551
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd)
(flashback cameo)
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
Heralds of Galactus; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 826