Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #4 (Jan. 2007)
by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Francis Portela, Billy Tucci, etc.

Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #4

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 2007

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by: Francis Portela, Billy Tucci, Tom Palmer, Terry Pallot

22 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Shang-Chi Shang-Chi hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Taoist monk
black; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 313
Misty Knight Misty Knight hero
  black; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 192
Colleen Wing Colleen Wing hero
CBR Scale: S Bushido
Asian; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 137
Black Cat Black Cat (Felicia Hardy) hero
CBR Scale: U Catholic
Heroes for Hire Marvel 374
Humbug Humbug (Buck Mitty) villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S insect-based beliefs
Heroes for Hire Marvel 25
Tarantula Tarantula (Maria Vasquez) hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
Heroes for Hire; Hispanic Marvel 16
Orka Orka villain hero
CBR Scale: R Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
Atlantean; Deep Six...  Marvel 62
Otis Danger Johnson Otis Danger Johnson supporting character
  A.I.M.; Heroes for Hire (staff)...  Marvel 7
Ferocia Ferocia (Fera) villain
CBR Scale: S uplifted animal; worships
wolf-goddess Shirrair
Femizons; Night Patrol... 
[wolf given humanoid form by Master Khan]
Marvel 19
Ricadonna Ricadonna (Celia Ricadonna) villain
CBR Scale: U Catholic (nominal)
Ricadonna's Rogues (leader)
[mob queen]
Marvel 10
Insecticide villain
CBR Scale: I manifestly non-religious
Ricadonna's Rogues (ally)
[agent of Ricadonna sent to slay Humbug]
Marvel 1
Blue Streak Blue Streak (Jonathan Swift) villain
  Ricadonna's Rogues
[inherited equipment from Dan Thomas]
Marvel 2
Flame Flame (Dan Springer) villain
  Ricadonna's Rogues Marvel 4
Kingsize Kingsize villain
CBR Scale: M race of giants
Ricadonna's Rogues Marvel 5
unnamed ninja group villain group
CBR Scale: D Ninjutsu
[1st app: Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #4 (Jan. 2007)] Marvel 1
Fernandez Vasquez supporting character
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
[Tarantula's father; killed by Ricadonna's agents] Marvel 1
The Toddler villain
CBR Scale: M infant/diaper fetish
[based out of The Crib] Marvel 1
Veil villain
  The Corporation
[apparently a Corporation senior administrator]
Marvel 1
Shadow-Stalker villain
  Si-Fan Marvel 2
Detective Alan Summerset supporting character
  NYPD Marvel 1
The Corporation The Corporation
(behind the scenes)
villain group
  [company; crime syndicate] Marvel 42
Rosa Vasquez
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
[Tarantula's sister; killed in Stamford explosion] Marvel 1