Artemis (with bow) and Zeus (on the throne)
Greek Folk Lore
The twelve Olympians are the the principal gods of the Greek pantheon, residing atop Mount Olympus. The Twelve Olympians appeared in many other Golden Age comics, usually as a guest star.
The character Vulcan is a descendent of one of the Twelve Olympians.
Craig Carter could summon the Twelve Olympians and other mythological figures to his aid with his magic ring.
In Frank Comunale's Yellowjacket comic Diana the Huntress the Twelve Olympians were a part of the stories.
In Boy Comic #10, Yankee Longago met several of the twelve Olympians.
Kid Eternity summoned several of the twelve Olympians to help him fight crime on various occasions.
Golden Age Appearances
- America's Greatest Comics #5
- All Good Comics
- Boy Comics #10
- Captain Marvel Comics vol. 4 #11
- Feature Comics #70, 92
- Hit Comics #2,31,33,55
- Hoppy the Marvel Bunny #9
- Humdinger vol. 1 #4
- Kid Eternity #3,5,9
- Master Comics #41
- Mysteries of Unexplored Worlds #46-50
- Mystery Men Comics #2,24
- National Comics #32
- Nature Boy #3-5
- Pep Comics #20
- Weird Comics #2,10
- Yellowjacket Comics #1-10
The respective Roman scheme comprises the following gods: Jupiter, Juno, Neptune, Ceres, Mars, Mercury, Vulcan, Venus, Minerva, Apollo, Diana and Vesta.