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The Avengers (vol. 2) #1 (Nov. 1996):
“Awaken the Thunder!”
by Rob Liefeld, Jim Valentino, Chap Yaep, Jon Sibal, etc.

The Avengers (vol. 2) #1

Title: “Awaken the Thunder!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 1996

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Rob Liefeld, Jim Valentino
Art by: Chap Yaep, Rob Liefeld, Jon Sibal, Marlo Alquiza


17 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.
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers) hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Thor Thor (Donald Blake) hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,362
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff) hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
The Avengers; A-Next...  Marvel 1,624
Hawkeye Hawkeye (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Avengers; The Great Lakes Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Vision Vision hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: M synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
The Avengers; A-Next...  Marvel 1,393
Swordsman (Wade Wilson) villain hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed); One World
Church (lapsed)
Heroes for Hire; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,256
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 656
Nick Fury Nick Fury hero
CBR Scale: U secular
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 1,898
Giant-Man Hank Pym hero scientist
CBR Scale: U atheist
Commission on Superhuman Activities; The Liberators...  Marvel 1,543
Janet van Dyne hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
The Avengers; Lady Liberators...  Marvel 1,339
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Loki villain deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian; The Liberators...  Marvel DC 696
Ultron Ultron villain
  The Masters of Evil; Lethal Legion Marvel 459
Enchantress Enchantress (Amora) villain
CBR Scale: M Norse/Teutonic deity
(Asgardian)
Asgardian; Lady Liberators (founder)...  Marvel 264
Henry Peter Gyrich Henry Peter Gyrich supporting character
  Commission on Superhuman Activities; Operation: Zero Tolerance...  Marvel 230
Agatha Harkness Agatha Harkness supporting character
CBR Scale: D witch
[leader of New Salem; tutored Scarlet Witch] Marvel 152
Red Skull Red Skull (Johann Schmidt)
(flashback cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: D Nazi
HYDRA; The People's Militia... 
[Captain America's arch-nemy]
Marvel 298