Essential Spider-Woman #1 (21 Dec. 2005):
“A Sword in Hand!”
by Marv Wolfman, Carmine Infantino, Tony DeZuniga

Essential Spider-Woman #1

Title: “A Sword in Hand!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: 21 Dec. 2005

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Marv Wolfman
Art by: Carmine Infantino, Tony DeZuniga

4 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Spider-Woman Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: I Wundagorian Transhumanism
(raised); HYDRA (former)
Heroes for Hire; HYDRA...  Marvel 353
Morgan Le Fay Morgan Le Fay villain clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Celtic
(former priestess); half
faerie; Darkholders cult
[1st app: Black Knight (vol. 1) #1 (May 1955)] Marvel 157
Excaliber (Slapper Struthers) villain
CBR Scale: M Christian (denomination unknown) lapsed; worships Morgan Le Fey
[pawn of Morgan Le Fey] Marvel 1
Charles Magnus supporting character
CBR Scale: D Celtic pagan sorcerer; ghost
[Morgan le Fay's former student/lover] Marvel 21

This comic was reprinted from: Spider-Woman (vol. 1) #2 (May 1978): "A Sword in Hand!".

This publication is also known as: Essential Spider-Woman Vol. 1.