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The Defenders (vol. 1) #58 (Apr. 1978):
“Xenogenesis Day of the Demons, Part 1: Agents of Fortune”
by David Anthony Kraft, Ed Hannigan, Klaus Janson, Dan Green

The Defenders (vol. 1) #58

Title: “Xenogenesis Day of the Demons, Part 1: Agents of Fortune”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Apr. 1978

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: David Anthony Kraft
Art by: Ed Hannigan, Klaus Janson, Dan Green


19 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.
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 1,687
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Devil-Slayer Devil-Slayer (Eric Simon Payne) hero
CBR Scale: M Cult of the Harvester of Eyes
(former)
The Defenders Marvel 44
Wong Wong supporting character
CBR Scale: S Tibetan Buddhism; occult
[house servant of Doctor Strange] Marvel 333
Jack Norriss Jack Norriss supporting character
CBR Scale: S Cult of the Nameless One
(lapsed)
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Defenders (ally)
[husband of Barbara Norriss (Valkyrie)]
Marvel 41
Vera Gemini Vera Gemini villain clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Cult of the Harvester of Eyes (leader); human-demon hybrid
[1st app: The Defenders (vol. 1) #58 (Apr. 1978)] Marvel 4
The Agent of Fortune The Agent of Fortune villain
CBR Scale: D Cult of the Harvester of Eyes
[agent of Vera Gemini] Marvel 3
Dollar Bill Dollar Bill (Aaron Tagma English) supporting character
  [tried to make documentary about Defenders] Marvel 19
Ledge Ledge supporting character
  Empire State University
[old friend of TV producer "Dollar Bill"]
Marvel 14
Cult of the Harvester of Eyes Cult of the Harvester of Eyes villain group
CBR Scale: D Harvester of Eyes Cult
(demonolatry)
[worshipped Belathauzer's demon race] Marvel 4
Marc supporting character
  [captured, sacrificed by Cult of the Harvester of Eyes] Marvel 1
Sharon supporting character
  [1st app: The Defenders (vol. 1) #58 (Apr. 1978)] Marvel 1
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Force Works...  Marvel 5,673
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy)
(cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 5,233
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff)
(cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
The Avengers; A-Next...  Marvel 1,624
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond)
(only on cover)
hero
  The Defenders; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker)
(only on cover)
hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 656