Giant-Size Defenders #4 (Apr. 1975):
“Too Cold a Night For Dying!”
by Steve Gerber, Don McGregor, Roger Slifer, Don Heck, etc.

Giant-Size Defenders #4

Title: “Too Cold a Night For Dying!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Apr. 1975

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Steve Gerber, Don McGregor, Roger Slifer
Art by: Don Heck, Vince Colletta

14 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Hulkbusters; Pantheon...  Marvel 4,551
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
Illuminati; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Giant-Man Yellowjacket (Hank Pym) hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,543
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne) hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,339
Speed Demon Whizzer (James Saunders) villain
  Hood's Army; Sinister Syndicate...  Marvel 86
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  Redeemers (Earth-712); Redeemers...  Marvel 361
Aragorn Aragorn supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[winged steed of Black Knight (Whitman), Valkyrie]
Marvel 105
Hyperion Hyperion (Mark Milton) hero
  Squadron Supreme; Star Masters...  Marvel 175
Trish Starr Trish Starr supporting character
CBR Scale: M eclectic spiritual seeker;
mysticism; meditation
[niece of Egghead] Marvel 16
Egghead Egghead (Elihas Starr) villain
  Emissaries of Evil (Egghead); The Masters of Evil Marvel 48
Doctor Spectrum Doctor Spectrum (Dr. Kinji Obatu) villain
  Squadron Sinister Marvel 6
Krimonn the Power Prism Krimonn the Power Prism villain
CBR Scale: R Skrull religion
[Skrull transformed into power gem used by Dr. Spectrum]
Marvel 12
Dr. James Wynter supporting character
  [treated Nighthawk and Trish Starr] Marvel 1