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(July 1987)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Star Comics; Marvel
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Howard Mackie
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Final issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Defenders of the Earth / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Saviuk (signed)
Inks:
Fred Fredericks (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mandrake the Magician; Kshin; Dr. Dark

Magical Child (Table of Contents)

Defenders of the Earth / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Higgins
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Fred Fredericks
Colors:
Nel Yomtov
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lothar; Rick Gordon; Jedda Walker; Mandrake; Kshin; Dr. Dark; Ming the Merciless; Flash Gordon; L.J.; the Phantom; Dynak X
Synopsis:
The origins and relationship of Mandrake and Kshin are revealed. Ming then enlists Dr. Dark -- an old foe of Mandrake's -- to attack the two magical Defenders.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Defenders of the Earth
  2. 1. Magical Child
    Defenders of the Earth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregg Whitmore