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Marvel Knights 4 #5 (June 2004):
“The Pine Barrens: Part 1”
by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Steve McNiven, Mark Morales

Marvel Knights 4 #5

Title: “The Pine Barrens: Part 1”

Medium: comic

Cover date: June 2004

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

Art by: Steve McNiven, Mark Morales


24 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.
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm) hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 5,017
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards) hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
Fantastic Five; Illuminati...  Marvel 4,661
Invisible Woman Invisible Woman (Susan Storm Richards) hero
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,069
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Fantastic Force; Fantastic Five...  Marvel 4,393
Franklin Richards Franklin Richards hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Fantastic Five; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 650
Freddie Battle supporting character
  [friend of Franklin Richards; went camping with FF] Marvel 3
Mark Garrett supporting character
  [friend of Franklin Richards; went camping with FF] Marvel 3
Eduardito supporting character
  Hispanic
[friend of Franklin Richards; went camping with FF]
Marvel 3
unnamed black friend supporting character
  black
[friend of Franklin Richards; went camping with FF]
Marvel 3
Mr. Williams supporting character
  [kept aien Visitors a secret] Marvel 3
Chief Billings
(9-panel cameo, pg. 17-18)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [supervisor over Human Torch when he worked as firefighter] Marvel 2
Jacob
(6-panel cameo, pg. 8-9)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[film school graduate; met FF in Pine Barrens] Marvel 3
Jeff
(5-panel cameo, pg. 8-9)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [film school graduate; met FF in Pine Barrens] Marvel 3
The Jersey Devil
(3-panel cameo, pg. 2-3)
supporting character
CBR Scale: D demon
[urban legend based on actual alien Visitors] Marvel 1
Betsy Shroud
(3-panel cameo, pg. 2, panels 1-2, 4)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Christian (denomination unknown)
[her prayer caused her to curse child, birth Jersey Devil] Marvel 1
The Visitors
(2-panel cameo, pg. 20, 22)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I alien
[killed people for many years in New Jersey forest] Marvel 3
James Shroud
(2-panel cameo, pg. 2, panels 4-5)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M Christian (denomination unknown)
[wife's prayer/curse caused her to birth Jersey Devil] Marvel 1
God God
(mentioned, pg. 2, panels 2-3, 5) 
deity real/historical person
CBR Scale: D God
[1st app: Old Testament (1402 B.C.)] various 313
vampires vampires
(mentioned, pg. 10, panel 3) 
villain
CBR Scale: D vampire
[] Marvel 1,801
Scooby Doo Scooby Doo
(mentioned, pg. 11, panel 3) 
hero
CBR Scale: I anthropomorphic animal
Mystery Inc.; dog
[mystery-solving dog (Great Dane)]
Hanna-Barbera CBS, etc. 532
Jason Voorhees Jason Voorhees
(mentioned, pg. 7, panel 4) 
villain
CBR Scale: S resurrected
[mass murderer] Paramount Pictures 104
The Blair Witch
(mentioned, pg. 8, panel 3) 
villain
CBR Scale: D witch
[1st app: The Blair Witch Project (1999)] Artisan Entertainment 3
Jack Billings
(mentioned, pg. 17, panel 4) 
supporting character
 indeterminate  [son of Human Torch's temporary fire chief supervisor] Marvel 1
McDonald's
(mentioned) 
supporting character real/historical person
  [major fast food chain] Marvel New Universe 2

This publication is also known as: 4 #5.