(2005)

Marvel, 2005 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
16.99 USD; 27.25 CAD
Pages:
548
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
2005
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Marvel Comics
ISBN:
0-7851-1547-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor); Roy Thomas (original editor); Mark D. Beazley (collections editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (assistant collections editor)
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
trade paperback

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
Matt Milla [as Avalon's Matt Milla]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner; Hulk]
Reprints:

[Table of Contents &c.] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Dr. Strange #183] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Bill Everett
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]
Reprints:

They Walk by Night! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange; also as Stephen Sanders]; Clea; Wong; Eternity (Cameo); Kenneth Ward; The Undying Ones
Synopsis:
Kenneth Ward, explorer and old friend of Strange, discovers idol of the Undying Ones. Strange defeats 3 demons who want the idol. Ward dies of heart failure.
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[Sub-Mariner #22] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]
Reprints:

The Monarch and the Mystic! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Johnny Craig
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Lady Dorma; Ikthon; Vashti; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange] (Guest Star); Nameless One (Villain; Intro); Undying Ones; Joella Ward; Kenneth Ward (in flashback)
Synopsis:
While Namor is being cured of his inability to breath under water, Dr. Strange implants information in his unconscious mind that leads him to Boston and the Idol of the Undying Ones.
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[Incredible Hulk #126] (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe
Inks:
Herb Trimpe
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Night-Crawler; Undying Ones
Reprints:

...Where Stalks the Night-Crawler! (Table of Contents)

Hulk / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe
Inks:
Herb Trimpe
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Dr. Stephen Strange]; Barbara Denton Norriss; Nameless One; Undying Ones; Night-Crawler (intro; becomes Dark-Crawler in Incredible Hulk #269); Van Nyborg
Synopsis:
Exhausted after his battle with the Absorbing Man, Bruce Banner is taken to a mysterious mansion where he becomes the target of an evil cult who desires to bring the Undying Ones to earth; Banner is sent to another dimension where he turns into the Hulk and faces the Night-Crawler; Destroying the Night-Crawler's realm, Hulk and his foe are teleported to the realm of the Undying Ones where Night-Crawler fights his ancient foes while Hulk rescues a trapped Dr. Strange and the two return to earth.
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[Sub-Mariner #34] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]
Reprints:

Titans Three! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Vashti; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Lady Dorma; El General
Synopsis:
Sub-Mariner, Silver Surfer and the Hulk help the citizens of a small Central American country overthrow El General.
Reprints:

[Sub-Mariner #35] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Goliath [Clint Barton]]
Reprints:

Confrontation! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Avengers [Thor; Iron Man; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Black Panther (flashback); Captain America (flashback); Vision (flashback); Scarlet Witch (flashback); Quicksilver (flashback); Wasp (flashback); Giant-Man [Dr. Hank Pym] (flashback)]; Lady Dorma; Ikthon; Colonel Willis
Synopsis:
Sub-Mariner, Hulk and Silver Surfer band together to try to stop a military weather-control experiment from being tested. The military calls for the Avengers.
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[Marvel Feature #1] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk; Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner]
Reprints:

The Day of the Defenders! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Bill Everett
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Wong; Yandroth (Villain; Death); Omegatron (Intro); Silver Surfer
Synopsis:
The Defenders must stop Yandroth from destroying the Earth with the Omegatron.
Reprints:

The Return! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange; also as Stephen Sanders]; Wong; Ancient One; Baron Mordo (Villain)
Synopsis:
Stephen Strange becomes Doctor Strange again to stop Baron Mordo.
Reprints:

[Marvel Feature #2] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema?; John Buscema?
Inks:
Frank Giacoia; John Romita (retouches)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Dormammu
Reprints:

Nightmare on Bald Mountain! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]]; Dormammu; Ancient One (illusion); Wong; Clea; Roy Thomas; Jeanie Thomas; Tom Fagan; Dormammu Cultists (Intro)
Synopsis:
Dr. Strange, Hulk and Namor travel to Rutland, VT to stop a cult from releasing Dormammu into our dimension.
Reprints:

[Marvel Feature #3] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Ralph Reese?; Bill Everett?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Xemnu the Titan
Reprints:

A Titan Walks Among Us! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Bill Everett
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
822Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Xemnu the Titan; Jim Wilson; Thunderbolt Ross; Colonel Calvin Beame; Colonel Richmond Wagner
Synopsis:
Alien conqueror Xemnu uses his mental powers, broadcast through a kids' television show, to try and enslave mankind. The combines forces of the Defenders must rise to stop him.
Reprints:

[Defenders #1] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Doctor Strange [Steven Strange]]; Necrodamus; The Nameless One
Reprints:

I Slay by the Stars! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr.Strange [Steven Strange]]; Necrodamus; Kenneth Ward (in flashback); Nameless One (in flashback); Night-Crawler (in flashback); Omegatron (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Necrodamus attempts to sacrifice Namor to The Nameless One. Omegatron starts it's countdown again.
Reprints:

[Defenders #2] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Calizuma
Reprints:

The Secret of the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
John Verpoorten
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Necrodamus (in flashback); Calizuma; Warrior Wizards; Wong (Cameo); Omegatron (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Dr. Strange, Namor and Hulk travel to Asia to find out why Silver Surfer attacked Namor.
Reprints:

[Defenders #3] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane; John Buscema (Silver Surfer figure)
Inks:
Gil Kane; Sal Buscema (Silver Surfer figure)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Nameless One; Barbara Norris
Reprints:

Four Against the Gods (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Warrior Wizards; Barbara Norris; Clea (Mental Image); Lady Dorma (Mental Image); Jarella (Mental Image); Shalla Bal (Mental Image); Nameless One
Synopsis:
The Defenders try to help Silver Surfer leave the Earth by taking him to another dimension. They encounter the Nameless One and free Barbara Norris.
Reprints:

[Defenders #4] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Valkyrie]; Aragorn
Reprints:

The New Defender! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
1135Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Valkyrie]; Barbara Norris; Executioner; Fragon; Enchantress [Amora]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Zeus (flashback; Cameo); Aragorn; Casiolena; Omegatron
Synopsis:
Enchantress transforms Barbara into the Valkyrie and turns the Black Knight to stone; Valkyrie takes Aragorn as her horse; Omegatron down to 89 hundredths.
Reprints:

[Defenders #5] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
John Verpoorten
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Omegatron
Reprints:

World Without End? (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter
Job Number:
1250Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Clea; Aragorn; Betty Prentiss; Namorita; Omegatron
Synopsis:
The Defenders stop Omegatron from destroying the Earth.
Reprints:

[Defenders #6] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema?; John Verpoorten?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Valkyrie]; Cyrus Black
Reprints:

The Dreams of Death! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Cyrus Black; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Aragorn; Nebuchadnezzar (rat)
Synopsis:
Cyrus Black attacks Dr. Strange and is forced to deal with the Defenders.
Reprints:

The Dynamic Defenders! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Valkyrie]
Reprints:

[Defenders #7] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Attuma
Reprints:

War Below the Waves! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart (Plot, Script pp.1-10); Len Wein (Script, pp.11-28)
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Letters:
June Braverman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Valkyrie]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Avengers [Scarlet Witch; Vision; Black Panther; Thor] (flashback); Champion (flashback); Black Widow (flashback); Daredevil (flashback); Zzzax (flashback); Wong; Clea; Attuma; Atlanteans; Aragorn; Red Ghost
Synopsis:
Hawkeye and the Defenders try to stop an attack on Atlantic City by Attuma and end up captured by Attuma and the Red Ghost.
Reprints:

[Defenders #8] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Red Ghost
Reprints:

...If Atlantis Should Fall! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (Page 1); Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Red Ghost; Unicorn (flashback); Attuma; Clea; Wong; Atlanteans; Dr. Jennings (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Dr. Strange, Silver Surfer and Hulk free the rest of the Defenders and Hawkeye from Attuma and the Red Ghost.
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Prologue: Alliance Most Foul! (Table of Contents)

Defenders; Avengers / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dormammu; Loki
Synopsis:
Following a battle with Thor, Dormammu brings a blind Loki to his dimension, where he tells the Prince of Lies his new scheme for conquering the earth. The plan will take both of their abilities and cunning to pull off. Loki then agrees to aid him.
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Deception!! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
Petra Goldberg

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk; Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer; Valkyrie; Hawkeye]; Black Knight (as a statue); Dormammu; Loki
Synopsis:
Dr. Strange contacts the soul of the Black Knight, but the message is diverted and re-worded by the magicks of Dormammu and Loki, who want the Defenders to gather the pieces of the Evil Eye --a powerful weapon thought long destroyed-- for them.
Reprints:

[Avengers #116] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Vision; Scarlet Witch]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]
Reprints:

Betrayal! (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
1568Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Vision; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch; Swordsman; Mantis; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]]; Wong; Loki; Dormammu; Defenders [Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor]]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Prester John (flashback); Human Torch [Johnny Storm] (flashback); Wyatt Wingfoot (flashback); Aragorn
Synopsis:
Silver Surfer battles Vision and the Scarlet Witch atop a volcano for a piece of the weapon called The Evil Eye.
Reprints:

[Defenders #9] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk; Sub-Mariner]; Avengers [Hawkeye; Iron Man]
Reprints:

Divide... and Conquer (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange [Steven Strange]; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Valkyrie]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Avengers [Swordsman; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Mantis; Iron Man; Thor; Black Panther; Captain America; Hawkeye]; Aragorn; Professor Martin Figueras
Synopsis:
Iron Man fights Hawkeye and Dr. Strange fights Black Panther and Mantis.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Chapter 4, 5 and 6 of Defenders vs Avengers

[Avengers #117] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Sub-Mariner; Sunfire
Reprints:

Holocaust (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Mike Esposito (pages 1-16); Frank McLaughlin [uncredited] (pages 17-32)
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (pages 1 and 3); June Braverman
Job Number:
1642Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Scarlet Witch; Vision; Hawkeye; Iron Man; Mantis; Black Panther; Swordsman; Captain America]; Defenders [Dr. Strange; Silver Surfer; Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner]; Loki; Dormammu; Aragorn; Sunfire; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]
Synopsis:
The Swordsman fights Valkrie and Captain America fights the Sub-Mariner. Captain America and Sub-Mariner begin to realize that the two teams have been set up to fight each other by someone else.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Chapters 7 and 8 of Avengers/Defenders crossover.

[Defenders #10] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk; Thor
Reprints:

Breakthrough! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Tom Orzechowski [as T. Orz]
Job Number:
1600Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk; Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner; Valkyrie; Silver Surfer]; Avengers [Thor; Captain America; Iron Man; Scarlet Witch; Vision; Swordsman; Black Panther; Mantis; Haekeye]; Sunfire (in flashback); Dormammu; Loki (in flashback)
Synopsis:
Thor battles Hulk and the Avengers and the Defenders unite to take on Dormammu and Loki.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Chapter 9,10 Defenders vs Avengers.

[Avengers #118] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown?; John Romita?
Inks:
John Romita
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Captain America; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man; Black Panther]; Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hulk; Sub-Mariner]; Loki; Dormammu
Reprints:

To the Death! (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Mike Esposito; Frank Giacoia
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America; Thor; Scarlet Witch; Black Panther; Hawkeye; Iron Man; Swordsman; Vision; Mantis]; Defenders [Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner; Hulk; Valkyrie; Silver Surfer]; SHIELD [Nick Fury; Countess Allegre de Fontaine; Dum Dum Dugan]; Dormammu; Loki; Watcher; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Thing; Human Torch; Invisible Girl] (Cameo); Spider-Man (Cameo); Inhumans [Black Bolt; Gorgon; Karnak] (Cameo); Power Man [Luke Cage] (Cameo); Ka-Zar (Cameo); Zabu (Cameo); Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze] (Cameo); Man-Thing (Cameo); Dr. Doom (Cameo); Dracula (Cameo); Adam Warlock (Cameo); Thanos (Cameo)
Synopsis:
The Avengers and the Defenders stop Dormammu's plan to invade their dimension.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Final chapter of the Avengers/Defenders crossover.

[Defenders #11] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner; Hulk; Silver Surfer]; Chandu
Reprints:

A Dark and Stormy Knight (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (Page 1); Thomas Orzechowski [as T. Orz]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk; Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer]; Avengers [Hawkeye; Thor; Vision; Mantis; Swordsman; Black Panther]; SHIELD [Nick Fury]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Temax; Prince John; King Richard the Lion-Hearted; Modred; Chandu; Prester John
Synopsis:
The Defenders help restore the Black Knight to life after Enchangtress turned him to stone. They travel to the 12th century and the Black Knight decides to stay there.
Reprints:

[Defenders #12] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Wilson?
Inks:
John Romita
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk; Valkyrie]; Xemnu the Titan
Reprints:

The Titan Strikes Back! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (layouts); Jack Abel (finished art)
Inks:
Jack Abel
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk; Valkyrie; Dr. Strange]; Xemnu the Titan [also as Amos Moses]; Sub-Mariner (flashback); Enchantress (flashback); Aragorn; Wong
Synopsis:
Xemnu the Titan returns and takes over a small town before being stopped by the Defenders.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dr. Strange gives Valkyrie Dragonfang, carved by Wizard Kahji-Da from the tusk of a beast he slew.

[Defenders #13] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk; Dr. Strange; Sub-Mariner]; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion; Whizzer; Dr. Spectrum]
Reprints:

For Sale: One Planet -- Slightly Used! (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk; Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion; Whizzer; Dr. Spectrum]; Nebulon; Aragorn; Amphibians; Avengers [Captain America; Iron Man] (in flashback)
Synopsis:
After deciding to go straight Nighthawk comes to the Defenders for assistance in helping stop the Squadron Sinister from destroying the planet for Nebulon.
Reprints:

[Defenders #14] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]]; Nebulon
Reprints:

And Who Shall Inherit the Earth? (Table of Contents)

Defenders / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (Layouts); Dan Green (Finished Art)
Inks:
Dan Green
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Valkyrie; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (quits); Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond] (joins)]; Nebulon [also as Celestial Man]; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion; Whizzer; Dr.Spectrum]; Thor (flashback)
Synopsis:
The Defenders stop the Squadron Sinister and Nebulon from destroying the Earth.
Reprints:

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Matt Milla [as Avalon's Matt Milla]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Defenders [Hulk; Sub-Mariner; Dr. Strange]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Defenders
  2. 1. [Table of Contents &c.]
  3. 2. [Dr. Strange #183]
    Dr. Strange
  4. 3. They Walk by Night!
    Dr. Strange
  5. 4. [Sub-Mariner #22]
    Sub-Mariner
  6. 5. The Monarch and the Mystic!
    Sub-Mariner
  7. 6. [Incredible Hulk #126]
    Hulk
  8. 7. ...Where Stalks the Night-Crawler!
    Hulk
  9. 8. [Sub-Mariner #34]
    Sub-Mariner
  10. 9. Titans Three!
    Sub-Mariner
  11. 10. [Sub-Mariner #35]
    Sub-Mariner
  12. 11. Confrontation!
    Sub-Mariner
  13. 12. [Marvel Feature #1]
    Defenders
  14. 13. The Day of the Defenders!
    Defenders
  15. 14. The Return!
    Dr. Strange
  16. 15. [Marvel Feature #2]
    Defenders
  17. 16. Nightmare on Bald Mountain!
    Defenders
  18. 17. [Marvel Feature #3]
    Defenders
  19. 18. A Titan Walks Among Us!
    Defenders
  20. 19. [Defenders #1]
    Defenders
  21. 20. I Slay by the Stars!
    Defenders
  22. 21. [Defenders #2]
    Defenders
  23. 22. The Secret of the Silver Surfer!
    Defenders
  24. 23. [Defenders #3]
    Defenders
  25. 24. Four Against the Gods
    Defenders
  26. 25. [Defenders #4]
    Defenders
  27. 26. The New Defender!
    Defenders
  28. 27. [Defenders #5]
    Defenders
  29. 28. World Without End?
    Defenders
  30. 29. [Defenders #6]
    Defenders
  31. 30. The Dreams of Death!
    Defenders
  32. 31. The Dynamic Defenders!
    Defenders
  33. 32. [Defenders #7]
    Defenders
  34. 33. War Below the Waves!
    Defenders
  35. 34. [Defenders #8]
    Defenders
  36. 35. ...If Atlantis Should Fall!
    Defenders
  37. 36. Prologue: Alliance Most Foul!
    Defenders; Avengers
  38. 37. Deception!!
    Defenders
  39. 38. [Avengers #116]
    Avengers
  40. 39. Betrayal!
    Avengers
  41. 40. [Defenders #9]
    Defenders
  42. 41. Divide... and Conquer
    Defenders
  43. 42. [Avengers #117]
    Avengers
  44. 43. Holocaust
    Avengers
  45. 44. [Defenders #10]
    Defenders
  46. 45. Breakthrough!
    Defenders
  47. 46. [Avengers #118]
    Avengers
  48. 47. To the Death!
    Avengers
  49. 48. [Defenders #11]
    Defenders
  50. 49. A Dark and Stormy Knight
    Defenders
  51. 50. [Defenders #12]
    Defenders
  52. 51. The Titan Strikes Back!
    Defenders
  53. 52. [Defenders #13]
    Defenders
  54. 53. For Sale: One Planet -- Slightly Used!
    Defenders
  55. 54. [Defenders #14]
    Defenders
  56. 55. And Who Shall Inherit the Earth?
    Defenders
  57. 56. [Back Cover]
    Defenders
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