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The Defenders (vol. 1) #109 (July 1982):
“Vengeance! Cries the Valkyrie”
by Mark Gruenwald, J. M. DeMatteis, Don Perlin, Joe Sinnott

The Defenders (vol. 1) #109

Title: “Vengeance! Cries the Valkyrie”

Medium: comic

Cover date: July 1982

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Mark Gruenwald, J. M. DeMatteis

Art by: Don Perlin, Joe Sinnott


24 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.
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
(lead character)
hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers) hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Thor Thor (Donald Blake) hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Avengers; The Ultimates...  Marvel 4,362
Daredevil Daredevil (Matt Murdock) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Weapon X (Exiles); Marvel Knights Marvel 1,801
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor) hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel 1,864
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
The Avengers; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
unknown)
Chain Gang; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Luke Cage Luke Cage hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers... 
[formerly owned a bar and theater]
Marvel 951
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd) hero
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
Secret Defenders; The Defenders...  Marvel 826
Son of Satan Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (former priest)
The Defenders; Shadow Hunters...  Marvel 207
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  The Thunderbolts; The Defenders...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel Timely 639
Gargoyle Gargoyle (Isaac Christians) hero
CBR Scale: S Buddhist (disciple of Vishnu Dass); occult
The Defenders Marvel 125
Enchantress Enchantress (Amora) villain
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic deity
(Asgardian)
Lady Liberators (founder); The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 264
Odin supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian
[Thor's father]
Marvel 307
Vera Cantor Vera Cantor supporting character
  [long-time girlfriend of Hank McCoy (Beast)] Marvel 45
Karnilla Karnilla villain
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic paganism (Asgardian); sorceress
[Queen of Norrheim] Marvel 136
Fem-Force villain
  [black warrior mental slaves of Mandrill] Marvel 7
Mindy Williams Mindy Williams supporting character
  Grayburn University
[poor woman rescued by Nighthawk; dated him]
Marvel 11
Dolly Donahue Dolly Donahue supporting character
  [housekeeper] Marvel 31
The Chorus The Chorus
(behind the scenes)
supporting character
  [ESP-powered group] Marvel 17