Defenders Epic Collection #6 - The Six-Fingered Hand
([September] 2016)

Marvel, 2016 Series
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Volume
6
Price
39.99 USD; 52.00 CAD
Pages
484
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Epic; Marvel
ISBN
978-0-7851-9599-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785195993
Editing
Cory Sedlmeier

The Defenders Epic Collection: The Six-Fingered Hand (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Michael Golden
Colors
Michael Golden
Letters
Danny Crespi ? (as Dan Crespi)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Defenders Epic Collection Volume 6: The Six-Fingered Hand (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Golden (illustration)
Inks
Michael Golden (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan]

Indexer Notes

Illustration is a portion of the cover to The Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #94, with green coloring.

Defenders (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

The Six-Fingered Hand (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[Marvel Team-Up #101] (Table of Contents: 4)

Nighthawk; Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Netzer (as Mike Nasser)
Inks
Michael Netzer (as Mike Nasser)
Colors
?
Letters
Michael Higgins ?; typeset
Editing
Denny O'Neil (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]
Reprints

To Judge A Nighthawk! (Table of Contents: 5)

Nighthawk; Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Carl Gafford (issue mistakenly credits Bob Sharen)
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Denny O'Neil (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since various government agencies began investigating his finances some weeks ago,
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Mindy Williams; Renee; Karen; Arthur Richmond (flashback); Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (flashback, cameo); A.I.M. (flashback, cameo)
Reprints

Don't Let the Sun Come Up on Me! (Table of Contents: 6)

Nighthawk / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Bob Sharen (perhaps actually Carl Gafford ?)
Letters
Jean Simek
Editing
Denny O'Neil (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
New York City is calm in these last minutes before dawn,
Genre
superhero
Characters
Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]
Reprints

[Defenders #92] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Ed Hannigan (signed as EH)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as AM)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Son of Satan]; Eternity
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Eternity...Humanity...Oblivion! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Pablo Marcos (finished art)
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at him, Stephen-- so engrossed in his play... more like a child than the hateful monster...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Son of Satan; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer (cameo)]; Clea; Eternity; Sai Anand; Hanuman; Ivan; Mrs. Elizabeth Carvopolis; Socrates Carvopolis; Glaucus
Reprints

[Defenders #93] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Ron Wilson (signed as Wilson)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Michael Higgins ?; typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Woman Behind the Man! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); ? [as and Friends] (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-2, 5-10, 12-19, 22-23); Al Milgrom (pages 3, 26-27); Frank Giacoia (page 11); ? (page 21); ? (28-30)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A few hours ago, all of existence was literally saved from oblivion by the efforts of the Defenders*
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Son of Satan; Namor, the Sub-Mariner]; Clea; Dorma [Nebulon]; Wong; Lord Vashti; Nebulon; Llyra (flashback, cameo)
Reprints
Keywords
Atlantis; Big Ben; London

Indexer Notes

Embellisher credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Defenders / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Mr. Fantastic; Beast; Clea]

[Defenders #94] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Michael Golden
Colors
Michael Golden
Letters
Danny Crespi ? (as Dan Crespi)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Beware--The Six-Fingered Hand! (Table of Contents: 13)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Al Milgrom (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-5, 7, 14-30); Al Milgrom (pages 6, 8-12, uncredited)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
11 P.M.-- Montclair, New Jersey.
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk (flashback, cameo)]; Clea; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians] (introduction); Six Fingered Hand (introduction); Dolly Donahue; Avarrish; Hecate; Amon; Set; Aragorn
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Additional art information added 2005 by Steven Tice, confirmed 2005 by Al Milgrom.

Start of the 6-Fingered Hand storyline.

[Defenders #95] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Pat Broderick (signed as Broderick)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]]; Dracula
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Vampire Strikes Back! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Frank Giacoia (finished art); Al Milgrom (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-14, 26-30); Al Milgrom (pages 15-17, 21-22; backgrounds pages 10, 12-14); Frank Giacoia (pages 18-19, 23)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My magical defenses would stop a common thief from easy ingress...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians] (origin)]; Clea; Wong; Dracula; Puishannt; Six Fingered Hand; Dolly Donahue (flashback, cameo); Avarrish (flashback, cameo); Dorthy Walker (flashback); Puishannt; Gordski
Reprints
Keywords
Castle Dracula; Transylvania; vampire

Indexer Notes

Inker page credits added 2005 by Steven Tice. Milgrom credits confirmed 2005 by Al Milgrom.

[Defenders #96] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Michael Golden
Colors
Michael Golden
Letters
Rick Parker ?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Fashima
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits confirmed 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Rock and Roll Conspiracy! (Table of Contents: 17)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Sal Trapani (finished art, uncredited)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-12, 19-30); Sal Trapani (pages 14-18, uncredited)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothing is true-- everything is permitted...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie [Brunnhilde]; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Son of Satan [Daimon Hellstrom]; Kyle Richmond [Nighthawk]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Milton Rosenblum; Wong; Dolly Donahue; Six Fingered Hand; Fashima; Asmodeus Jones [Ozzie Palmer; King of Devil-Rock]; Felix D. Palmer (dies)
Reprints
Keywords
Asmodeus Jones 1981 Tour [To Hell and Back]; Cauldron of the Cosmos; Eye of Agamotto; Joe Louis Arena; Rosenblum Rosenberg and Fummmetto law firm; Sanctum Sanctorum

Indexer Notes

Inking credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[Defenders #97] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Pencils
Ed Hannigan ?; Luke McDonnell ?
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Michael Higgins ?; typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]]; Devil-Slayer
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Slouching Toward Bethlehem (Table of Contents: 19)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Sal Trapani (finished art); Jack Abel (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-14, 20-22); Sal Trapani (pages 15-16, 18-19, uncredited); Jack Abel (page 17, uncredited)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Diana Albers (pages 6-9); Rick Parker ? (pages 1-5, 9-10, uncredited); Joe Rosen (pages 11-22, uncredited)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Five hours, Gargoyle!
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]]; Devil-Slayer [Eric Simon Payne] (also in flashback); Man-Thing; The Messiah [David Kessler] (also in flashback, death); Six Fingered Hand; Cory Payne; Hyppokri; Hulk [Bruce Banner] (cameo flashback); Vera Gemini (cameo flashback)
Reprints
Keywords
Israel

Indexer Notes

Inker and letterer credits added 2005 by Steven Tice. Page numbers are actual story pages.

[Defenders #98] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Pencils
Marshall Rogers (signed as Marshall)
Inks
Marshall Rogers (signed as Marshall)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Devil-Slayer]; Man-Thing
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Hand Closes! (Table of Contents: 21)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Sal Trapani (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-6, 12-21); Sal Trapani (pages 7-11, uncredited)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Jim Novak
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, I am sorry, sir -- the master is out of the country.
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond] (quits); Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer; Silver Surfer (cameo); Namor the Sub-Mariner (cameo); Hulk [Bruce Banner] (cameo)]; Man-Thing; Wong; Clea; Six Fingered Hand; The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Beast]; Unnthinnk; Ted Sallis; Maya; Luann Bloom; Ricky; Eddie; Cliffy; Avarrish; Fashima; Puishannt; Hyppokri
Reprints
Keywords
Nexus of Realities

Indexer Notes

Additional inker credits 2005 by Steven Tice. Page numbers are actual story pages.

[Defenders #99] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Danny Crespi ? (as Dan Crespi)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is it, Defenders...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Son of Satan; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer]; Maya
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Final Conflict? (Table of Contents: 23)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Jean Simek
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Last issue, Doctor Strange received an emergency call from the Avengers...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer]; Clea; Six Fingered Hand; Maya; Mephisto; Satan; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers] (flashback, cameo); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (flashback, cameo)]; Man-Thing (flashback, cameo); Avarrish; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Luann Bloom; Edward Alvis; Unnthink; Fashima; Puishannt; Hyppokri; Thog (cameo); Satannish (cameo)
Reprints
Keywords
Nexus of Realities

[Defenders #100] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
George Roussos
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie; Silver Surfer; Clea; Gargoyle; Demon-Slayer; Son of Satan; Hellcat; Nighthawk]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Hell on Earth! (Table of Contents: 25)

The Defenders / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Sal Trapani (finished art); Jack Abel (finished art); Al Milgrom (finished art); Frank Giacoia (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (pages 1-16, 22, 24-33, 35-37); Sal Trapani (pages 17, 19, 38); Jack Abel (pages 18, 23); Al Milgrom (page 20); Frank Giacoia (pages 21, 34)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited as Chiang); Shelly Leferman (credited as Leferman)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Defenders-- and see how the puzzle pieces interlock so perfectly...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Devil-Slayer; Clea]; Mephisto; Satan; Thog; Satannish; Xemnu (fake); Yandroth (fake); Six Fingered Hand; Avarrish (flashback, cameo); Fashima (flashback, cameo); Puishannt (flashback, cameo); Hyppokri (flashback, cameo); Unnthinnk (flashback, cameo); Maya (flashback, cameo); Eternity (flashback, cameo); Dracula (flashback, cameo); Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze] (flashback, cameo); Asmodeus Jones (flashback, cameo); Dorothy Walker (flashback, cameo); Mr. Walker (flashback, cameo); Captain America (flashback, cameo); Iron Man (flashback, cameo)
Reprints
Keywords
Rutland Vermont

Indexer Notes

Story is separated into Chapters. Chapter One: Defenders. Chapter Two: Hulk, Dr. Strange, Namor the Sub-Mariner. Chapter Three: Nighthawk, Gargoyle, Devil-Slayer. Chapter Four: Silver Surfer, Valkyrie, Clea. Chapter Five: Defenders.

Inker information added 2005 by Steven Tice. Some Sinnott pages have backgrounds inked by assistants. All inkers except for Sinnott are uncredited. Page numbers are actual story pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Defenders / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Mr. Fantastic; Beast; Clea]

[Defenders #101] (Table of Contents: 27)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now is the time, Defenders...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Devil-Slayer; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Renewal! (Table of Contents: 28)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Al Milgrom (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (figures); Al Milgrom (backgrounds, uncredited)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why does everyone act like something bad happened?
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Son of Satan [Daimon Hellstrom]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer; Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Clea]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Satan; Luann Bloom; Cory Payne (cameo); Dolly Donahue; Serina; Ira "Sunshine" Gross; Evan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Additional inker information added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[Defenders #102] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Clea]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Mindy Williams
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Mind Games! (Table of Contents: 30)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (credited as Perlin) (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott) (finished art); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani) (finished art); Jack Abel (credited as Abel) (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott) (pages 1, 8-16); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani) (pages 2-7, 17-18, 20); Jack Abel (credited as Abel) (pages 19, 21)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On the left: Isaac Christians, former Mayor of the sleepy southern town of Christiansboro...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Clea]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond (also in flashback)]; Wong; Luann Bloom; Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (flashback); Mindy Williams (also in flashback); Doctor August Masters; Nurse Ratchid; King; Torrence; McGee
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker page information added 2005 by Steven Tice. Page numbers are actual story pages.

[Defenders #103] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer; Clea]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover credits confirmed 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Haunting of Christiansboro! (Table of Contents: 32)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis (credited as DeMatteis)
Pencils
Don Perlin (credited as Perlin) (layouts); Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott) (finished art); ? (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott)
Colors
George Roussos (credited as Roussos)
Letters
Jim Novak (credited as Novak)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
October: Some swear that it is not a month but an entity...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer; Clea]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Beast; Wong; Null the Living Darkness (introduction); Sydney Rosenblum; Matt Murdock [Daredevil]; Luann Bloom; Dr. August Masters; Avarrish (flashback, cameo); Fashima (flashback, cameo); Puishannt (flashback, cameo); Hyppokri (flashback, cameo); Unnthinnk (flashback, cameo); Maya (flashback, cameo); Satan (flashback, cameo); Ray; Simple Joe; Jeremiah Christians (ghost); Gargoyle's mother (ghost); Gargoyle's father (ghost)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

October 31: Isaac is 78 years old.

[Defenders #104] (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang ?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Devil-Slayer; Wonder Man; Beast]; Cory Payne
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Yesterday Never Dies! (Table of Contents: 34)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis (credited as DeMatteis)
Pencils
Don Perlin (credited as Perlin) (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott) (finished art); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom) (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott) (figures); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom) (most backgrounds)
Colors
George Roussos (credited as Roussos)
Letters
Diana Albers (credited as Albers)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Y-you can't do this to me! You can't!!
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Devil-Slayer [Eric Simon Payne]; Wonder Man; Beast]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Wong; Ian Fate; Matt Murdock [Daredevil]; Ira "Sunshine" Gross (death); Cory Payne; Luann Bloom; Sydney Rosenblum; Agent Hanson
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking information added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[Defenders #105] (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Son of Satan; Mr. Fantastic; Beast]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

...Rising... (Table of Contents: 36)

The Defenders / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art); Al Milgrom (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (figures); Al Milgrom (backgrounds, uncredited); ? (additional background inks)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A tale of despair and dreams, hellfire and hope...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Son of Satan; Mr. Fantastic; Beast]; Satan; Mephisto; Satannish; Thog; Vera Cantor; The Avengers [Vision; Scarlet Witch] (flashback, cameo); Maledril
Reprints
Keywords
resurrection stone; Skrull

Indexer Notes

Additional art credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[Captain America #268] (Table of Contents: 37)

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Zeck (signed as Zeck)
Inks
John Beatty (signed as Beatty)
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?
Editing
Jim Salicrup (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; The Defenders [Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Gargoyle]
Reprints

Peace On Earth--Good Will To Man (Table of Contents: 38)

Captain America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Mike Zeck
Inks
John Beatty
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Jim Novak
Editing
Jim Salicrup (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The shadows and silence are broken by the squealing of a door...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bernie Rosenthal; Josh Cooper; Dum Dum Dugan; Runciter; The Defenders [Hellcat; Valkyrie; Gargoyle; Kyle Richmond [Nighthawk]]; August Masters; Mindy Williams (also in flashback); Ursula Richards (also in flashback); Phillip Le Guin (also in flashback); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (cameo flashback); Giant-Man [Hank Pym] (cameo flashback); Bucky Barnes (cameo flashback); Falcon (cameo flashback); Morgan MacNeil Hardy (cameo flashback); Nazis (cameo flashback)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from The Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #105 and in The Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #106; Steve and Bernie go to see Raiders of the Lost Ark and Steve dismisses Indiana Jones as an amoral hero.

[Defenders #106] (Table of Contents: 39)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
typeset
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Beast]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The War to End All Wars! (Table of Contents: 40)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (credited as Perlin) (breakdowns); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani) (finished art); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom) (finished art); Jack Abel (credited as Abel) (finished art); Rick Magyar (credited as Magyar) (finished art)
Inks
Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom) (page 1); Rick Magyar (credited as Magyar) (page 2?); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani) (pages 3, 5-20, 22); Jack Abel (credited as Abel) (pages 4, 21)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yarrghh!!
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie (also in flashback); Hellcat (also in flashback); Son of Satan; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians] (also in flashback); Beast (also in flashback); Daredevil [Matt Murdock (also in flashback)]]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond] (also in flashback); Wong; Captain America [Steve Rogers] (also in flashback); Vera Cantor; August Masters; Luann Bloom (flashback, cameo); Sydney Rosenblum (flashback, cameo); Falcon (flashback, cameo); Cyclops (flashback, cameo); Mindy Williams; Phillip Le Guin; Ursula Richards; Hecate; Amon; Set; Brodsky; Brozowski
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Flashback on page 6 shows Patsy Walker in costume, but she wasn't in issue 104. Art credits added 2005 by Steven Tice. Page numbers are actual story pages. Story continues from Captain America (Marvel, 1968 series) #268.

[Defenders #107] (Table of Contents: 41)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Defenders [Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Doctor Strange; The Beast; Hellcat; Valkyrie]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Death (as represented by a skull)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided in 2007 by Al Milgrom.

On Death and Dying... (Table of Contents: 42)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (layouts); Mike Esposito (credited as Esposito) (finishes); Chic Stone (credited as Stone) (finishes); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani) (finishes); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom) (finishes)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited as Esposito); Chic Stone (credited as Stone); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Doctor Strange; Hellcat; Valkyrie (death, resurrection); Son of Satan; The Beast; The Gargoyle; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Power Man [Luke Cage]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Silver Surfer; The Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Thor; Hawkeye; Karnilla, Queen of The Norns; The Enchantress; Dolly Donahue; Vera Cantor; Satan (cameo flashback); Ancient One (flashback)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Valkyrie is shown in a cameo picture of her in her white outfit. Spider-Man's appearance here occurs between Marvel Team-Up (Marvel, 1972 series) #119 and the next issue of the Defenders.

[Defenders #108] (Table of Contents: 43)

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

Pencils
Don Perlin (signed as Perlin)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Son of Satan; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; The Enchantress
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

The Wasteland! (Table of Contents: 44)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis; Mark Gruenwald (plot assist)
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott ? (finishes); Sal Trapani ? (finishes); Hilary Barta ? (finishes); Al Milgrom ? (finishes)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited as Sinnott); Sal Trapani (credited as Trapani); Hilary Barta (credited as Barta); Al Milgrom (credited as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It began with the murder of the Valkyrie...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Son of Satan; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; The Beast; Gargoyle; Doctor Strange; Valkyrie [Brunnhilda] (also in flashbacks, including death in flashback); Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hellcat; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]]; Vera Cantor; Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (cameo); Captain America [Steve Rogers] (cameo); Silver Surfer (cameo); Power Man [Luke Cage] (cameo); Hawkeye (cameo); Love; Barbara Norris; The Enchantress (also in flashbacks)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Corrected page seven, panel five Valkyrie balloon, from the letters page of Defenders #112: "Who thou art--what thou art--thou shalt ne'er truly recall! All thou shalt know is that thou servest the Enchantress--and thou shalt serve me well--in whate'er shell I do place thine essence!" This note added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[Defenders #109] (Table of Contents: 45)

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

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Colors
George Roussos
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Valkyrie [Brunnhilde]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; Enchantress [Amora]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Vengeance! Cries the Valkyrie! (Table of Contents: 46)

The Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald; J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (layouts); Joe Sinnott (finishes)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Shelly Leferman (credited as Shelly Lefferman)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For a thousand years, thou hast held mine immortal body in bondage, Enchantress...
Feature Logo
The Dynamic Defenders!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Valkyrie [Brunnhilda]; Son of Satan; Beast [Hank McCoy]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk]; Barbara Norris (flashback); Love (flashback); Odin (also in flashback); Thor (flashback); Celestials (flashback); Vera Cantor; Dolly Donahue; Mr. Walker (pictures); Mrs. Walker (pictures); Clea (picture); Enchantress [Amora]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Valkyrie in white outfit.

[Defenders #108 Cover Original Art] (Table of Contents: 47)

The Defenders / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Perlin (signed)
Inks
Al Milgrom (signed as Milgrom)
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Son of Satan; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hellcat; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; The Enchantress

[Defenders #94 Pages 2-3 Original Art] (Table of Contents: 48)

The Defenders / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Diana Albers
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Son of Satan; Valkyrie]; Aragorn; Hecate; Amon; Set

[Defenders #100 Pages 2-3 Original Art] (Table of Contents: 49)

The Defenders / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
?
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Valkyrie; Hellcat; Son of Satan; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Gargoyle [Isaac Christians]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Silver Surfer; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Devil-Slayer; Clea]; Mephisto; Satan; Thog; Satannish

[Defenders #105 Page 1 Original Art] (Table of Contents: 50)

The Defenders / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Joe Sinnott (finished art)
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Al Milgrom (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange; Son of Satan; Mr. Fantastic; Beast]; Vera Cantor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Defenders Epic Collection: The Six-Fingered Hand
    The Defenders
  2. 1. The Defenders Epic Collection Volume 6: The Six-Fingered Hand
  3. 2. Defenders
  4. 3. The Six-Fingered Hand
  5. 4. [Marvel Team-Up #101]
    Nighthawk; Spider-Man
  6. 5. To Judge A Nighthawk!
    Nighthawk; Spider-Man
  7. 6. Don't Let the Sun Come Up on Me!
    Nighthawk
  8. 7. [Defenders #92]
    The Defenders
  9. 8. Eternity...Humanity...Oblivion!
    The Defenders
  10. 9. [Defenders #93]
    The Defenders
  11. 10. The Woman Behind the Man!
    The Defenders
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Defenders
  13. 12. [Defenders #94]
    The Defenders
  14. 13. Beware--The Six-Fingered Hand!
    The Defenders
  15. 14. [Defenders #95]
    The Defenders
  16. 15. The Vampire Strikes Back!
    The Defenders
  17. 16. [Defenders #96]
    The Defenders
  18. 17. The Rock and Roll Conspiracy!
    The Defenders
  19. 18. [Defenders #97]
    The Defenders
  20. 19. Slouching Toward Bethlehem
    The Defenders
  21. 20. [Defenders #98]
    The Defenders
  22. 21. The Hand Closes!
    The Defenders
  23. 22. [Defenders #99]
    The Defenders
  24. 23. The Final Conflict?
    The Defenders
  25. 24. [Defenders #100]
    The Defenders
  26. 25. Hell on Earth!
    The Defenders
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    The Defenders
  28. 27. [Defenders #101]
    The Defenders
  29. 28. Renewal!
    The Defenders
  30. 29. [Defenders #102]
    The Defenders
  31. 30. Mind Games!
    The Defenders
  32. 31. [Defenders #103]
    The Defenders
  33. 32. The Haunting of Christiansboro!
    The Defenders
  34. 33. [Defenders #104]
    The Defenders
  35. 34. Yesterday Never Dies!
    The Defenders
  36. 35. [Defenders #105]
    The Defenders
  37. 36. ...Rising...
    The Defenders
  38. 37. [Captain America #268]
    Captain America
  39. 38. Peace On Earth--Good Will To Man
    Captain America
  40. 39. [Defenders #106]
    The Defenders
  41. 40. The War to End All Wars!
    The Defenders
  42. 41. [Defenders #107]
    The Defenders
  43. 42. On Death and Dying...
    The Defenders
  44. 43. [Defenders #108]
    The Defenders
  45. 44. The Wasteland!
    The Defenders
  46. 45. [Defenders #109]
    The Defenders
  47. 46. Vengeance! Cries the Valkyrie!
    The Defenders
  48. 47. [Defenders #108 Cover Original Art]
    The Defenders
  49. 48. [Defenders #94 Pages 2-3 Original Art]
    The Defenders
  50. 49. [Defenders #100 Pages 2-3 Original Art]
    The Defenders
  51. 50. [Defenders #105 Page 1 Original Art]
    The Defenders
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