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Justice League of America (vol. 2) #9 (July 2007):
“The Lightning Saga, Chapter Three: Suicide”
by Brad Meltzer, Ed Benes

Justice League of America (vol. 2) #9

Title: “The Lightning Saga, Chapter Three: Suicide”

Medium: comic

Cover date: July 2007

Publisher: DC

Written by: Brad Meltzer

Art by: Ed Benes


39 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.
Batman Batman (Bruce Wayne) hero
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I Episcopalian / Catholic
(lapsed); atheist
Super Friends; The Outsiders (leader)...  DC 11,112
Green Lantern Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) hero
CBR Scale: U Jewish Catholic / Green
Lantern
Green Lantern Corps; U.S. Air Force...  DC 2,529
Black Canary Black Canary (Dinah Lance) hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Justice League; The Network...  DC 1,406
Hawkman Hawkman (Carter Hall / Katar Hol) hero
CBR Scale: M Egyptian classical religion;
Thanagarian religion
Super Friends; The Justice Society of America...  DC 1,270
The Flash The Flash (Jay Garrick) hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Justice Society of America DC 687
Power Girl Power Girl (Kara Zor-L) hero
CBR Scale: I Kryptonian religion
Infinity, Inc.; The Suicide Squad...  DC 576
Red Arrow Red Arrow (Roy Harper Jr.) hero
CBR Scale: S Navajo traditional religion
Seven Soldiers of Victory; The Justice League... 
[was freelance operative for Checkmate]
DC 668
Hawkgirl Hawkgirl (Kendra Shiera Saunders) hero
CBR Scale: U Egyptian classical religion
The Justice Society of America; The Justice League
[film school student]
DC 345
Vixen (Mari Jiwe McCabe) hero
CBR Scale: M Anglican (raised); African
primal-indigenous religion
black; Birds of Prey...  DC 254
Red Tornado Red Tornado (John Smith) hero
CBR Scale: S religious android
The Leymen; Young Justice...  DC 367
Wildcat Wildcat (Tommy Bronson) hero
  The Justice Society of America DC 75
Mr. Terrific Mr. Terrific (Michael Holt) hero
CBR Scale: M Atheist
black; Checkmate... 
[Position in Checkmate: White King's Bishop; White King]
DC 289
Doctor Mid-Nite Doctor Mid-Nite (Pieter Cross) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
The Justice Society of America DC 459
The Ultra-Humanite The Ultra-Humanite villain
CBR Scale: S Nazi; classical music
Time Stealers; Secret Society of Super Villains
[Superman's 1st super-villain foe]
DC 59
Starman Starman (Thom Kallor) hero
  The Justice Society of America; Uncanny Amazers...  DC 343
Dream Girl Dream Girl (Nura Nal) hero
  Legion of Substitute Heroes; The Legion of Super-Heroes...  DC 243
Karate Kid Karate Kid (Val Armorr) hero
  The Legion of Super-Heroes; Workforce DC 264
Timber Wolf Timber Wolf (Brin Londo) hero
  The Legion of Super-Heroes DC 197
Wildfire Wildfire (Drake Burroughs) hero
  Workforce; The Legion of Super-Heroes...  DC 246
Dawnstar's girlfriend supporting character
CBR Scale: M Thanagarian religion; LGBT
[] DC 1
Tokolo supporting character
CBR Scale: R Gorilla City religion
gorilla
[informed Nnamdi of birth of Nzame]
DC 1
Mampoa supporting character
CBR Scale: R Gorilla City religion
dinosaur
[champion dinosaur racer; defeated Timber Wolf in race]
DC 1
Nnamdi supporting character
CBR Scale: M Gorilla City religion
gorilla
[Solivar's son; ruler of Gorilla City]
DC 5
Despero Despero
(4-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: M hatred of the Justice League;
alien (Kalanor) with mystic
powers
Time Stealers; Secret Society of Super Villains...  DC 108
Dolores Winters Dolores Winters
(4-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [actress] DC 1
Dawnstar Dawnstar
(3-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: M Native American spirituality
The Legion of Super-Heroes DC 157
Per Degaton Per Degaton
(3-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi; obsessed with time
travel
Time Stealers; The Injustice Society DC 50
Biyo
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: D Gorilla City religion
gorilla
[gave birth to Messiah-like Nzame child]
DC 5
Nzame
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: D Gorilla City religion
gorilla
[birth long prophesied; given Messiah-like reverence]
DC 5
The Wingmen The Wingmen
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: R Thanagarian religion
[police] DC 50
The Flash The Flash (Barry Allen)
(mentioned)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
Super Friends; The Justice League DC 1,826
Sandman Sandman (Sandy Hawkins)
(mentioned)
hero
  Young All-Stars; All-Star Squadron...  DC 258
Solomon Grundy Solomon Grundy (Cyrus Gold)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: I Atheist
The Legion of Doom; Injustice League...  DC 102
Tarzan Tarzan (John Clayton)
(mentioned)
hero
  [1st app: All-Story Magazine (1912)] A. C. McClurg Filmation, etc. 1,406
Animal Man Animal Man (Buddy Baker)
(mentioned)
hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Animal Rights; Church of
Maxine (leader)
The Justice League; Forgotten Heroes DC 187
Brainiac 5 Brainiac 5 (Querl Dox)
(mentioned)
hero
  The Legion of Super-Heroes DC 610
Doctor Destiny Doctor Destiny (John Dee)
(mentioned)
villain based on a real person
CBR Scale: U alchemist
Crime Champions DC 43
King Solovar King Solovar
(mentioned)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Gorilla City religion
gorilla
[leader of Gorilla City]
DC 36
Mama Mama (Thelma Harper)
(mentioned)
lead character
CBR Scale: M Protestant
[President of Church Ladies League] CBS NBC 130