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Heroes for Hire (vol. 1) #3 (Sep. 1997):
“Give & Take”
by John Ostrander, Pasqual Ferry, Jaime Mendoza

Heroes for Hire (vol. 1) #3

Title: “Give & Take”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 1997

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: John Ostrander

Art by: Pasqual Ferry, Jaime Mendoza


25 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.
Black Knight Black Knight (Dane Whitman) hero
CBR Scale: S Christian (medieval)
The Avengers; Excalibur...  Marvel 430
Luke Cage Luke Cage hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers... 
[formerly owned a bar and theater]
Marvel 951
Iron Fist Iron Fist (Danny Rand) hero
CBR Scale: M Tibetan (K'un L'un) Buddhism
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 672
Hercules Hercules hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
The Avengers; The Champions...  DC Marvel 1,029
White Tiger White Tiger hero
CBR Scale: D uplifted animal
Heroes for Hire; New Men...  Marvel 22
Nitro Nitro (Robert Hunter) villain
  Hood's Army; Lunatic Legion...  Marvel 37
The Master of the World The Master of the World (Eshu) villain
CBR Scale: S primal-indigenous; fundamentalist environmentalist
[would-be conqueror] Marvel 35
Strider
(cover & 4-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
horse
[flying white horse Lady of Lake gave Black Knight]
Marvel 18
Human Torch Human Torch (Jim Hammond)
(4-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I N.A.
The Invaders; Heroes for Hire...  Timely Atlas, etc. 497
The Sub-Mariner The Sub-Mariner (Namor)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Atlantean Greco-Roman
classical religion
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel 1,864
Invisible Woman Invisible Woman (Susan Storm Richards)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
Lady Liberators; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 4,069
Ironclad Ironclad (Mike Steel)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero
  Thunderbolts Army; Hood's Army...  Marvel 33
Lady of the Lake Lady of the Lake (Niamh)
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Celtic goddess
[of Arthurian legend; empowered Black Knight] Marvel UK Marvel 11
unnamed bartender
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [mad when Hercules threw yet another ruffian through window] Marvel 1
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(mentioned)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Avengers; The Ultimates...  Marvel 4,362
Zeus Zeus
(mentioned)
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman deity
Council of Godheads
[supreme monarch of the Olympian gods]
DC Marvel 283
Vector Vector (Simon Utrecht)
(mentioned)
villain
  Thunderbolts Army; Hood's Army...  Marvel 61
X-Ray X-Ray (Jimmy Darnell)
(mentioned)
villain hero
  Thunderbolts Army; Hood's Army...  Marvel 59
Vapor Vapor (Ann Darnell)
(mentioned)
villain
  Thunderbolts Army; Femizons...  Marvel 57
High Evolutionary High Evolutionary (Herbert Edgar Wyndham)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: M Transhumanist
New Men (founder); Sensors (founder)...  Marvel 108
Onslaught Onslaught
(mentioned)
villain
  [dark side of Xavier and Magneto] Marvel 56
Controller Controller (Basil Sandhurst)
(mentioned)
villain scientist
  Hood's Army; New Enforcers...  Marvel 69
Black Knight Black Knight (Nathan Garrett)
(mentioned)
villain scientist
  The Masters of Evil Marvel 32
Black Knight Black Knight (Sir Percy of Scandia)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: M Christian (medieval) and Druidism
Knights of the Round Table
[served in King Arthur's army]
Atlas Marvel 37
Alcmena
(mentioned)
supporting character
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
[mother of Hercules (with Zeus)] Marvel 4