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The Mighty Avengers (vol. 1) #23 (May 2009)
by Dan Slott, Khoi Pham, Allen Martinez, Danny Miki

The Mighty Avengers (vol. 1) #23

Medium: comic

Cover date: May 2009

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Dan Slott

Art by: Khoi Pham, Allen Martinez, Danny Miki


53 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; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark) hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Force Works...  Marvel 5,673
Giant-Man The Wasp (Hank Pym) hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,543
Quicksilver Quicksilver (Pietro Maximoff) villain hero
CBR Scale: I Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sometimes mutant supremacist
The Avengers; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 944
Vision Vision hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: M synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
The Avengers; Guardians of the Galaxy...  Marvel 1,393
Edwin Jarvis Edwin Jarvis supporting character
CBR Scale: U Anglican
The Avengers (staff) Marvel 669
Hercules Hercules hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
The Avengers; The Champions...  DC Marvel 1,029
Stature Stature (Cassie Lang) hero
  Young Avengers; A-Next...  Marvel 137
Loki villain deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Liberators; Mighty Avengers (founder)...  Marvel DC 696
U.S. Agent U.S. Agent (John Walker) hero
CBR Scale: S Evangelical Protestant
The Invaders; The Avengers...  Marvel 333
Jocasta hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Avengers; Initiative: Mavericks Marvel 142
Amadeus Cho Amadeus Cho hero
  Renegades; Mighty Avengers Marvel 31
Modred the Mystic Modred the Mystic (Modred) villain hero
CBR Scale: M sorcerer
Darkhold Redeemers
[emissary of Chthon]
Marvel 39
unnamed Lovecraftian monster villain
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[giant mass of living tentacles; created by chaos god] Marvel 1
Chthon Chthon villain deity
CBR Scale: D Elder God
Elder Gods; Gods of Pre-Cataclysmic Era Marvel 13
Bova Bova supporting character
CBR Scale: I uplifted animal
New Men; cattle Marvel 42
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(9-panel cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Avengers; The Ultimates...  Marvel 4,362
Patriot Patriot (Eli Bradley)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
  Young Avengers; black Marvel 114
Speed Speed (Thomas Shepherd)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
  Young Avengers Marvel 52
Hulkling Hulkling (Teddy Altman)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
  Young Avengers Marvel 123
Wiccan Wiccan (Billy Kaplan)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Reform Judaism
Young Avengers Marvel 106
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Kate Bishop)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
  Young Avengers Marvel 131
Heimdall Heimdall
(2-panel cameo)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
[The Royal Court of Asgard; Sentry of Asgard] Marvel 330
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,615
Black Knight Black Knight (Dane Whitman)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (medieval)
The Avengers; Excalibur...  Marvel 430
She-Hulk She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown) - nominal
Lady Liberators (leader); The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 952
Captain Britain Captain Britain (Brian Braddock)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Anglican (nominal); mystical
Excalibur Marvel UK Marvel 365
Winter Soldier Captain America (Bucky Barnes)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U Protestant (nominal)
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 395
Norman Osborn Iron Patriot (Norman Osborn)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
H.A.M.M.E.R. (leader); The Thunderbolts (leader)... 
[Foe of: Spider-Man (arch-enemy)]
Marvel 417
Sasquatch Sasquatch (Dr. Walter Langkowski)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Jewish
Alpha Flight; Omega Flight Marvel 327
Omega Guardian (Michael Pointer)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Dark X-Men; Omega Flight Marvel 41
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Red Guardian Red Guardian (Anton)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Soviet Super-Soldiers Marvel 9
Crimson Dynamo Crimson Dynamo (Vadim)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Soviet Super-Soldiers; Code Red   9
Darkstar Darkstar (Sasha)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  The Soviet Super-Soldiers Marvel 8
Volstagg the Enormous Volstagg the Enormous (Volstagg)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Warriors Three Marvel 358
Fandral the Dashing Fandral the Dashing (Fandral)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Warriors Three Marvel 391
Hogun the Grim Hogun the Grim (Hogun)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: R Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Warriors Three Marvel 357
Spitfire Spitfire (Jacqueline Falsworth)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Hellfire Club; The Invaders...  Marvel 127
Thundra Thundra
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
CBR Scale: D female supremacist
(Femizonian)
Lady Liberators; The Frightful Four... 
[Empress of Femizonia; member of alt. universe Avengers]
Marvel 88
Sam
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [neighbor of Asgard in Oklahoma; watched Thor fly home] Marvel 1
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff)
(someone disguised or dressed as)
hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,624
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,339
Magneto Magneto (Erik Magnus Lehnsherr)
(mentioned)
villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Jewish; Gypsy/Roma
Brotherhood of Mutants; Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 916
Skrulls Skrulls
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: R Skrull religion
[alien race] Marvel 344
The Grandmaster The Grandmaster (En Dwi Gast)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: D quasi-cosmic entity w/ personal obsession
Elders of the Universe Marvel 71
Demogorge (Atum)
(mentioned)
deity
CBR Scale: D Terran god; Egyptian deity
God Squad
[Egyptian sun god]
Marvel 7
Chris Daughtry Chris Daughtry
(mentioned)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Protestant
[American Idol 4th-place finalist] Marvel 26
Magda Magda
(mentioned)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma
[Magneto's wife; mother of Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch] Marvel 19
H.P. Lovecraft H.P. Lovecraft
(mentioned)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: S atheist
[writer] Marvel 40
Shaper of Worlds Shaper of Worlds
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: M pseudo-cosmic entity
[reality manipulator; was a Skrull Cosmic Cube] Marvel 8
Korvac Korvac (Michael Korvac)
(mentioned)
villain
  Prime Mover's minions; Intimidators (leader)
[born 2977 A.D.; would-be universal conqueror]
Marvel 17