The Defenders (vol. 1) #143 (May 1985):
“Another Runner...”
by Peter Gillis, Don Perlin, Kim DeMulder

The Defenders (vol. 1) #143

Title: “Another Runner...”

Medium: comic

Cover date: May 1985

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Peter Gillis
Art by: Don Perlin, Kim DeMulder

17 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 5,233
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Angel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,741
Cloud Cloud ("Carol Faber") hero
CBR Scale: D sentient nebula
Secret Empire; The Defenders Marvel 31
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Moondragon Moondragon (Heather Douglas) hero clergy/religious leader scientist
CBR Scale: S Titanian priestess
The Avengers; The Defenders... 
[raised by Shao-Lom monks on Titan]
Marvel 335
Gargoyle Gargoyle (Isaac Christians) hero
CBR Scale: S Buddhist (disciple of Vishnu Dass); occult
The Defenders Marvel 125
Andromeda Andromeda (Andromeda Attumasen) hero
CBR Scale: M Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
The Defenders; Dragon Circle Marvel 46
Candy Southern Candy Southern hero
  The Defenders (leader); Archer College Marvel 66
The Runner The Runner supporting character
CBR Scale: D quasi-cosmic entity w/ personal obsession
Elders of the Universe Marvel 20
Dragon of the Moon Dragon of the Moon villain deity
CBR Scale: D demon god dragon
[spawn of Set, the Elder God] Marvel 13
Tony supporting character
  [became Andromeda's friend when she posed as human] Marvel 3
Arthur Douglas
  Secret Defenders; Guardians of the Galaxy...  Marvel 217
Mentor Mentor (A'Lars)
supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: R Titanian religion
Eternals; Eternals of Titan (leader)
[ruler of the Eternals of Titan]
Marvel 7
Yvette Steckley
supporting character
  [wife of Drax; Moondragon's mother] Marvel 3
Thanos Thanos
CBR Scale: M occult; nihilist; worships Death
Infinity Watch; Eternals of Titan Marvel 306
The Phantom of Gamma-Ray Flats Gamma Spores (Ephraim Soles)
  [scavenger mutated by Gamma Spores] Marvel 5

This publication is also known as: The New Defenders #143.