The Defenders (vol. 2) #3 (May 2001):
“The Armies of the Slain”
by Kurt Busiek, Erik Larsen, Eric Stephenson, Klaus Janson

The Defenders (vol. 2) #3

Title: “The Armies of the Slain”

Medium: comic

Cover date: May 2001

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Kurt Busiek, Erik Larsen, Eric Stephenson
Art by: Erik Larsen, Klaus Janson

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
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor) hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 1,864
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
Illuminati; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd) hero
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
Heralds of Galactus; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 826
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  Redeemers (Earth-712); Redeemers...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  Lady Liberators; Legion of Unliving...  Marvel Timely 656
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Samantha Parrington) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism; former radical Feminist
Lady Liberators; The Defenders Marvel 26
Pluto Pluto (Hades) villain hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity; Cult of
League of Avengers; Olympus Group
[god of Death]
Marvel Portal Comics 148
Lorelei Valkyrie (Lorelei) villain deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
[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
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)
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Zeus Zeus
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Council of Godheads
[supreme monarch of the Olympian gods]
DC Marvel 283
Enchantress Enchantress (Amora)
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; Lady Liberators (founder)...  Marvel 264