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The Defenders (vol. 2) #2 (Apr. 2001):
“The Curse”
by Kurt Busiek, Erik Larsen, Klaus Janson, Dick Giordano

The Defenders (vol. 2) #2

Title: “The Curse”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Apr. 2001

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Kurt Busiek, Erik Larsen
Art by: Erik Larsen, Klaus Janson, Dick Giordano


21 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
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor) hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,864
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 1,687
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd) hero
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
The Defenders; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 826
Doc Samson Doc Samson (Dr. Leonard Samson) hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
E.D.I.T. (leader); Initiative Marvel 304
Atlanteans Atlanteans supporting character group
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
[hidden race] Marvel DC 165
Namorita Namorita (Nita Prentiss) hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; The Defenders...  Marvel 305
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  The Defenders; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 656
Andromeda Andromeda (Andromeda Attumasen) hero
CBR Scale: M Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
The Defenders; Dragon Circle Marvel 46
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Samantha Parrington) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism; former radical Feminist
The Defenders; Lady Liberators Marvel 26
Attuma Attuma villain
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Deep Six (leader) Marvel 110
Pluto Pluto (Hades) villain hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity; Cult of
Hades
League of Avengers; Olympus Group
[god of Death]
Marvel Portal Comics 148
Lorelei Valkyrie (Lorelei) villain deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
(Asgardian)
Asgardian
[sister of Enchantress; tried to seduce Thor many times]
Marvel 54
Ampharon villain
CBR Scale: M Greco-Roman classical
religion; witch
[Olympian Hell-Witch; Pluto's minion] Marvel 3
Cerberus supporting character
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
[3-headed Hellhound; Guardian of Hades and Hell] Marvel DC 10
Papa Hagg Papa Hagg supporting character
CBR Scale: D Vodoun mystic
[Nighthawk enlisted him to remove his demonic powers] Marvel 11
Yellow-Crested Titans villain group
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
Olympian Marvel 8
Old Canadian Man who lives in the mountain supporting character
  [1st app: The Defenders (vol. 2) #2 (Apr. 2001)] Marvel 2
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
(someone disguised or dressed as)
hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Yandroth Yandroth
(mentioned)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Nihilist
[1st app: Strange Tales (vol. 1) #164] Marvel 5