Appearing in "This Hostage Earth!"
- Mole Man (Harvey Elder)
- Red Ghost (Ivan Kragoff)
- Monk (Gordon Keefer) (First appearance)
- Super-Apes (Mentioned)
- Ant-Man's Ants
- Fantastic Four (Recap)
- Miss Mayhew (First appearance)
- Hulk (Bruce Banner) (Mentioned)
Races and Species:
- The Mole Man's Subterrain lair
- United States of America
- Iron Man Armor MK II
- Captain America's Shield
- Captain America's Uniform
- Mole Man's Atomic Gyroscope
- Moloids' portable battering devices
- Moloid tank
- Mole Man's stun gun
- Image projector
- Transistorized fox-hole diggers
- Hyper-ionic rockets
Synopsis for "This Hostage Earth!"
Giant-Man believes something dangerous is happening beneath the earth, but none of the other Avengers believe him, so he heads underground himself to investigate. Shortly after, he is captured by Mole Man. More damage occurs and the Avengers discover Giant-Man was correct, so they invade Mole Man's underground base.
Meanwhile, the Red Ghost approaches the Mole Man and they make an alliance. The Wasp frees Giant-Man, and the team stops the Mole Man and Red Ghost's plans.
Appearing in "Into the Great Wide Open"
- Ootie (Death)
- Rick Jones
Synopsis for "Into the Great Wide Open"
Seven Moloids escape onto the surface world. Four are quickly killed by the hazards of the urban landscape. The survivors disguise themselves as a tall man in a trenchcoat and go dancing with rednecks.
Appearing in "The Mole Man of the Ants!"
- unnamed Moloid
Synopsis for "The Mole Man of the Ants!"
A Moloid accidentally shrinks himself and becomes the tyrannical king of an ant colony.
- "This Hostage Earth!" was originally printed in Avengers #12.
- "Into the Great Wide Open" takes place immediately after the events in "This Hostage Earth!"
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