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Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #402 (Feb. 2002):
“Utility of Myth”
by Joe Casey, Ron Garney, Mark Morales

Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #402

Title: “Utility of Myth”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 2002

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Joe Casey
Art by: Ron Garney, Mark Morales


34 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.
Banshee Banshee (Sean Cassidy)
(lead character)
hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic
X-Men; Generation X (teacher)...  Marvel 1,340
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Archangel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,741
Nightcrawler Nightcrawler (Kurt Wagner) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (raised Gypsy/Roma)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,345
Chamber Chamber (Jonothon Starsmore) hero
CBR Scale: I Anglican
X-Men; The New Warriors...  Marvel 196
Stacy X Stacy X (Miranda Leevald) hero
  X-Men; The New Warriors Marvel 58
X-Corps hero group
  [1st app: Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #401 (Jan. 2002)] Marvel 37
Avalanche Avalanche (Dominic Szilard Janos Petros) villain hero
CBR Scale: U Greek Orthodox (raised); mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps...  Marvel 156
Surge (Raven Darkholme)
(details) 
villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly non-religious
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 451
Multiple Man Multiple Man (Jamie Madrox) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian; Buddhist
X-Factor; Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy...  Marvel 257
Blob Blob (Fred J. Dukes) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps...  Marvel 403
Fever Pitch Fever Pitch villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Morlocks; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 27
Abyss Abyss (Nils Styger) villain hero
CBR Scale: M Nihilist
X-Cell; Neyaphem... 
[son of Azazel (Satan-like mutant)]
Marvel 17
X-Men X-Men hero group
  [1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 9,958
mutants mutants
(details) 
supporting character group
  [1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 100
Acculturation Resistance Movement Acculturation Resistance Movement supporting character group
CBR Scale: D anti-mutant
[activist; militia] Marvel 2
The European Commission The European Commission
(pg. 19-20)
supporting character group real/historical person
  [government agency] Marvel 1
Sunpyre Sunpyre (Leyu Yoshida)
(3-panel cameo, pg. 18, panels 2-3. 5)
hero
CBR Scale: U Shinto
X-Men; X-Corps...  Marvel 8
Mastermind Mastermind (Martinique Jason)
(1-panel cameo, pg. 22, panel 1)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps Marvel 11
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier)
(mentioned, pg. 3-4, 20) 
hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
X-Men (founder); Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 4,999
Colossus Colossus (Peter Rasputin)
(mentioned, pg. 18, panel 4) 
hero
CBR Scale: I Communist atheist (former)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,122
A.I.M. A.I.M.
(mentioned, pg. 13, panel 2) 
villain group
CBR Scale: S Scientism
[terrorist] Marvel 390
Sentinels Sentinels
(mentioned, pg. 18, panel 5) 
villain group
CBR Scale: D anti-mutant robots
[1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #14 (Nov. 1965)] Marvel 245
Moira MacTaggert Moira MacTaggert
(mentioned, pg. 3, panel 3) 
supporting character scientist
  [Charles Xavier's colleague, girlfriend] Marvel 243
Stryfe Stryfe (Nathan Summers (clone)
(mentioned, pg. 18, panel 4) 
villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Mutant Liberation Front Marvel 111
Xavier Institute Xavier Institute
(mentioned, pg. 3, panel 2) 
supporting character group
  [high school] Marvel 373
Renee Majcomb Renee Majcomb
(mentioned, pg. 18, panel 5) 
supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: M mutophile
The Mutant Underground Marvel 13
Interpol Interpol
(mentioned, pg. 5, 13) 
supporting character group real/historical person
  [police force] Marvel DC 12
Massachusetts Academy Massachusetts Academy
(mentioned, pg. 4, panel 4) 
supporting character group
  [founded by Emma Frost; former Hellions HQ, Generation X] Marvel 111
The Mutant Underground
(mentioned, pg. 18, panel 5) 
supporting character group
CBR Scale: D mutophile
[covert group w/ safehouses; dedicated to protecting mutants] Marvel 6
NASA NASA
(mentioned, pg. 11, panel 2) 
supporting character group real/historical person
  [government agency] Marvel DC 75
Factor Three Factor Three
(mentioned, pg. 13, panel 2) 
villain group
  [1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #28 (Jan. 1967)] Marvel 44
Major Tom Major Tom
(mentioned, pg. 11, panel 2) 
supporting character
  [astronaut] Philips Records 6
Worthington Industries Worthington Industries
(mentioned, pg. 19, panel 3) 
supporting character group
  [company] Marvel 10