The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #283 (Dec. 1986):
“With Foes Like These...”
by Tom DeFalco, Ron Frenz, Bob Layton

The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #283

Title: “With Foes Like These...”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Dec. 1986

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Tom DeFalco
Art by: Ron Frenz, Bob Layton

14 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker)
(lead character)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 10,664
Mary Jane Watson Mary Jane Watson supporting character
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
[was wife of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 1,827
The Wasp The Wasp (Janet van Dyne) hero
CBR Scale: U Dutch Reformed (nominal); atheist
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,339
Venom Flash Thompson supporting character
CBR Scale: I Alcoholics Anonymous
U.S. Army Marvel 718
Robbie Robertson Robbie Robertson supporting character
  black Marvel 739
Absorbing Man Absorbing Man (Crusher Creel) villain
CBR Scale: I temporarily became follower of
The Masters of Evil Marvel 270
Titania Titania (Skeeter MacPherran) villain
  Femizons; The Frightful Four...  Marvel 100
Hobgoblin Ned Leeds supporting character villain
  [Betty Brant's late husband] Marvel 10
Betty Brant Betty Brant supporting character
CBR Scale: I Students of Love (temporary)
[former girlfriend of Peter Parker (Spider-Man)] Marvel 612
Kate Cushing Kate Cushing supporting character
  [city editor] Marvel 78
Lance Bannon Lance Bannon supporting character
  [dated Amy Powell after Peter Parker dated her] Marvel 11
Lieutenant Kris Keating Lieutenant Kris Keating supporting character
[led NYPD's Special Powers Task Force]
Marvel 9
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal Marvel 1,176
Mongoose Mongoose
villain hero
CBR Scale: I uplifted animal
Initiative; Knights of Wundagore...  Marvel 17