The Defenders #74 [Newsstand]
(August 1979)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860215208
Editing
Al Milgrom (editor); Mary Jo Duffy (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #74 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


Fools Rush In! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]]; Foolkiller [Greg Salinger]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Fools Rush In! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Defenders / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Hannigan
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Steve Mitchell
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Job Number
LG469
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Valkyrie; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Clea; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Stephan Strange]; Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]]; Foolkiller [Greg Salinger]; Dollar Bill; Ledge; Dunbar (Dope dealer); Mr. Trottio; Milton Rosenblum; Richard Rory; Amber Grant
Synopsis
Nighthawk resigns from the Defenders to deal with his legal troubles. Dollar Bill and Ledge lead Foolkiller to the Defenders headquarters in hopes that they can stop Foolkiller.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Power Man [Luke Cage]; Iron Fist

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Defenders Dialogue / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jeffrey Lowndes, Kent G. Orlando, Bob Rodi

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fools Rush In!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Fools Rush In!
    The Defenders
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Robert Wood
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk