Avengers (vol. 1) #500 (Sep. 2004):
“Chaos: Part One of Four”
by Brian Michael Bendis, David Finch, Danny Miki

Avengers (vol. 1) #500

Title: “Chaos: Part One of Four”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 2004

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Brian Michael Bendis
Art by: David Finch, Danny Miki

23 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers) hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Redeemers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark) hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Giant-Man Yellowjacket (Hank Pym) hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,543
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff) hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
A-Next; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 1,624
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne) hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,339
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
Chain Gang; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Black Panther Black Panther (T'Challa) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M African primal-indigenous
religion; Black Panther Cult
black; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 786
Falcon Falcon (Sam Wilson) hero
CBR Scale: S Baptist
black; SHIELD Super-Agents...  Marvel 531
Vision Vision hero
CBR Scale: MCBR Scale: I synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
A-Next; Galactic Guardians...  Marvel 1,393
She-Hulk She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters) hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown) - nominal
Goodman, Lieber, Kurtzberg-ampersand-Holliway; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 952
Ant-Man Ant-Man (Scott Lang) villain hero
CBR Scale: S repentant
A-Next; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 120
Edwin Jarvis Edwin Jarvis supporting character
CBR Scale: U Anglican
The Avengers (staff) Marvel 669
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Ultron Ultron
  Lethal Legion; The Masters of Evil Marvel 459
Jack of Hearts Jack of Hearts (Jonathan Hart) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders Marvel 144
Lionheart Captain Britain (Kelsey Leigh) hero
  Captain Britain Corps; The Avengers Marvel 26
Agent Coleman supporting character
[a lead agent at Avengers Dissembled event]
Marvel 1
Thomas Maximoff Thomas Maximoff
(1-panel cameo, pg. 37) 
supporting character
  [son of Scarlet Witch and Vision; may be Speed] Marvel 27
William Maximoff William Maximoff
(1-panel cameo, pg. 37) 
supporting character
  [son of Scarlet Witch and Vision; may be Wiccan] Marvel 27
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(mentioned, pg. 35, panel 1) 
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Hulkbusters; Pantheon...  Marvel 4,551
Stature Cassie Lang
(mentioned, pg. 4, 14) 
  A-Next; Mighty Avengers...  Marvel 137
Viper Viper (Ophelia Sarkissian)
(mentioned, pg. 1-2) 
CBR Scale: M nihilist
Fangs (leader); HYDRA... 
[former servant of Chthon]
Marvel 153
(mentioned, pg. 29, panel 2) 
supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[protocol and interpreter droid] 20th Century Fox Lucasfilm 343