The Inner Circle

The Inner Circle

Name: The Inner Circle

Other Names: The Lords Cardinal; The Hellfire Club Inner Circle; The Council of the Chosen; The Inner Circle Club; Hellfire Club's Inner Circle

Classification: villains villains  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #129 (Jan. 1980): "God Spare the Child..."

Creators: John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Terry Austin

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Teams/Affiliations: The Hellfire Club

Type of Organization/Group: leader

Race: X-Men

Number of group members listed below: 9

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Externals; The Inner Circle...  Marvel 67
The Inner Circle The Inner Circle villain
  The Hellfire Club; X-Men Marvel
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  The Hellfire Club; The Inner Circle
[could transform into humanoid lion form]
Marvel 2
Oliver Ryland villain
  The Inner Circle
[Elias Bogan's chief advisor]
Marvel 2
Viper Viper (Ophelia Sarkissian) villain
CBR Scale: M nihilist
Fangs (leader); HYDRA... 
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CBR Scale: U Episcopalian (nominal); mutant supremacist
Academy of Tomorrow; Dark X-Men...  Marvel 3,409

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #129 (Jan. 1980): "God Spare the Child..."

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