Nova (vol. 2) #1 (Jan. 1994):
“Heavy Mettle”
by Fabian Nicieza, Chris Marrinan, Mark Stegbauer

Nova (vol. 2) #1

Title: “Heavy Mettle”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 1994

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Fabian Nicieza
Art by: Chris Marrinan, Mark Stegbauer

8 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Nova Nova (Richard Rider)
(lead character)
  Nova Corps; Secret Defenders... 
[attended Harry S. Truman High]
Marvel 427
Tas'Wzta hero
CBR Scale: R D'Bari religion
D'Bari; Nova Corps Marvel 2
Fath'Raj villain
CBR Scale: S Shi'ar religion
Shi'ar Marvel 1
Kre'Shje villain
CBR Scale: R Shi'ar religion
Shi'ar Marvel 1
Shy'Tharra villain
CBR Scale: R Shi'ar religion
Shi'ar Marvel 1
Queen Adora Queen Adora supporting character
CBR Scale: S Xandarian religion
Starcorps (leader); Xandarians
[clone of original Queen Adora]
Marvel 10
D'Bari D'Bari
supporting character group
CBR Scale: S D'Bari religion
[green-skinned; planet destroyed by Dark Phoenix] Marvel 12
Queen Adora Queen Adora
(someone disguised or dressed as)
  Nova Corps; Xandarians
[queen of Xandar]
Marvel 18