The Defenders (vol. 1) #148 (Oct. 1985):
“The Kicksaws Consignment”
by Peter Gillis, Sal Buscema, Art Nichols

The Defenders (vol. 1) #148

Title: “The Kicksaws Consignment”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 1985

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Peter Gillis
Art by: Sal Buscema, Art Nichols

12 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
Academy of Tomorrow; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 5,233
Son of Satan Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (former priest)
Shadow Hunters; The Defenders...  Marvel 207
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  Lady Liberators; Legion of Unliving...  Marvel Timely 656
Gargoyle Gargoyle (Isaac Christians) hero
CBR Scale: S Buddhist (disciple of Vishnu Dass); occult
The Defenders Marvel 125
Hannibal King Hannibal King hero
  Midnight Sons; The Nightstalkers Marvel 62
Rufus T. Hackstabber supporting character based on a real person
CBR Scale: I Jewish
[based on Groucho Marx; had Lesser Grey God as hood ornament] Marvel 4
Cutlass (Oliver Cutlass) supporting character
  [Typhoon's husband/partner] Marvel 2
Typhoon (Kwan Tai-Fun) supporting character
[wife/partner of Cutlass]
Marvel 3
Minerva Bannister villain
CBR Scale: D vampire (would-be)
[wanted to become a vampire; used Lesser Grey God] Marvel 1
Harry Crun villain
[hired by would-be vampire Minerva Bannister; loved her]
Marvel 1
Mr. Van Vliet supporting character
CBR Scale: S occult
[specialized in occult antiques] Marvel 1
Groucho Marx Groucho Marx
(character based on)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish
Marx Brothers Marvel 159

This publication is also known as: The New Defenders #148.