What If? (vol. 1) #22 (Aug. 1980):
“What If... Doctor Doom Had Become a Hero?”
by Don Glut, Fred Kida, Dave Simons

What If? (vol. 1) #22

Title: “What If... Doctor Doom Had Become a Hero?”

Feature: Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)

Medium: comic

Cover date: Aug. 1980

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Don Glut
Art by: Fred Kida, Dave Simons

6 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)
(lead character)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal Marvel 1,176
Mr. Fantastic Reed Richards hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
Fantastic Five; Illuminati...  Marvel 4,661
Mephisto Mephisto villain
CBR Scale: D Devil
Six-Fingered Hand; The Cabal Marvel 381
Valeria supporting character hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma
Fearsome Four
[Doctor Doom's childhood sweetheart]
Marvel 20
Cynthia von Doom Cynthia von Doom supporting character
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; sorceress
[Doctor Doom's beloved mother] Marvel 14
Boris Nachman Boris Nachman supporting character
CBR Scale: U Gypsy/Roma
[servant loyal to Doctor Doom and his father before him] Marvel 18