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Kickers, Inc. #5 (Mar. 1987):
“Freaks Are for Fighting!”
by Tom DeFalco, Mark Gruenwald, Paul Ryan, Sam de la Rosa

Kickers, Inc. #5

Title: “Freaks Are for Fighting!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 1987

Publisher: Marvel New Universe
Written by: Tom DeFalco, Mark Gruenwald
Art by: Paul Ryan, Sam de la Rosa


32 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
All-American Mr. Magnificent (Jack Magniconte)
(lead character)
hero
  Kickers, Inc.; The New York Smashers Marvel New Universe 23
Brick Wall Brick Wall (Beauford Wohl) hero
  Kickers, Inc.; The New York Smashers Marvel New Universe 15
Dasher Dasher (Dallas Corbin) hero
  Kickers, Inc.; The New York Smashers Marvel New Universe 15
Doll Doll (Darlene Magniconte) hero
  Kickers, Inc. Marvel New Universe 15
Suicide Suicide (Thomas Smythe) hero
  Kickers, Inc.; The New York Smashers Marvel New Universe 15
Mastodon Mastodon (Dave Landers) hero
CBR Scale: S Lutheran (raised); now atheist
D.P.7; Paranormal Platoon Marvel New Universe 40
Mutator Mutator (George Mullaney) villain
CBR Scale: I Presbyterian (non-practicing)
Para-Troop Marvel New Universe 71
Anti-Body Anti-Body (Randy O'Brien) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
D.P.7; Paranormal Platoon Marvel New Universe 32
Scuzz Scuzz (Dennis Cuzinski) hero
CBR Scale: S White Eventist (convert)
D.P.7 Marvel New Universe 24
Sponge Sponge (Miriam Sorenson) hero
  D.P.7 Marvel New Universe 14
Twilight Twilight (Lenore Fenzl) hero
  D.P.7 Marvel New Universe 26
Glitter Glitter (Stephanie Harrington) hero
CBR Scale: S Protestant
D.P.7; CIA Marvel New Universe 29
Friction Friction (Charlotte Beck) hero
  D.P.7; Black Powers...  Marvel New Universe 31
Blur Blur (Jeff Walters) hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic
D.P.7; Paranormal Platoon Marvel New Universe 27
Philip Nolan Voigt Philip Nolan Voigt villain
  [U.S. President] Marvel New Universe 15
D.P.7 D.P.7 hero group
  [New Universe] Marvel New Universe 58
Kickers, Inc. Kickers, Inc. hero group
  [1st app: Kickers, Inc. #1 (Nov. 1986)] Marvel New Universe 16
The Clinic for Paranormal Research The Clinic for Paranormal Research supporting character group
  [1st app: D.P. 7 #1 (Nov. 1986)] Marvel New Universe 16
The New York Smashers The New York Smashers
(details) 
supporting character group
  [team Jack Magniconte, friends were on before Kickers, Inc.] Marvel New Universe 6
Coach Ed Kirby supporting character
  [coach] Marvel New Universe 4
Thrust Thrust (Terry Wilke) supporting character
  [patient] Marvel New Universe 2
Ben Harrington Ben Harrington supporting character
  [son of DP7's Stephanie/Glitter] Marvel New Universe 13
Receptor Receptor (Tracy Speck) villain
  [staff] Marvel New Universe 4
Regulator Regulator (Harlan Hackbarth) villain
  [staff] Marvel New Universe 3
Reinforcer Reinforcer (Dexter Charne) villain
  [staff] Marvel New Universe 12
Miss Wiggins supporting character
  [1st app: Kickers, Inc. #5 (Mar. 1987)] Marvel New Universe 1
Chuck Harrington Chuck Harrington supporting character
  [ex-husband of D.P.7's Stephanie/Glitter] Marvel New Universe 2
Jilly Harrington Jilly Harrington supporting character
  [daughter of D.P.7's Stephanie/Glitter] Marvel New Universe 2
Emily Harrington Emily Harrington supporting character
  [daughter of D.P.7's Stephanie/Glitter] Marvel New Universe 2
Helen Harrington supporting character
  [mother-in-law of D.P.7's Stephanie/Glitter] Marvel New Universe 2
Star Brand Ken Connell
(behind the scenes) 
hero
  [mechanic] Marvel New Universe 27
The Green Bay Packers The Green Bay Packers
(mentioned) 
supporting character group real/historical person
  [sports team]   1