The Defenders #27 [Regular Edition]
(September 1975)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 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]
Editing
Len Wein
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Three Worlds to Conquer! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]]; Badoon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover script by Len Wein identified in the letters page of Defenders #30.

Three Worlds to Conquer! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Defenders / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Sal Buscema (layouts); Vince Colletta (finished art)
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Al Wenzel
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie]; Badoon; Guardians of the Galaxy [Martinex; Charlie-27; Vance Astro; Yondu; Starhawk (introduction, cameo)]; Jack Norriss
Synopsis
In an attack on the Guardians of the Galaxy by the Badoon, two Defenders and two Guardians are transported across the galaxy. Vance Astro and Valkyrie to one planet, Yondu and Hulk to another.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Steve Gerber
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Most amazingly warped and terrifyingly talented Mr. Gerber, ...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers J. Marc DeMatteis, Rob Landfert, Ken Norris, and Ed McCarthy.

Between pages 12 and 13 of the main sequence.

A Frantic, Frenetic, Fun-Filled Forsy into the Fable-Fraught Fortress of Fandom's Favorite Fraternity! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Three Worlds to Conquer!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Three Worlds to Conquer!
    The Defenders
  3. 2. ["Most amazingly warped and terrifyingly talented Mr. Gerber, ..."]
    Defenders Dialogue
  4. 3. A Frantic, Frenetic, Fun-Filled Forsy into the Fable-Fraught Fortress of Fandom's Favorite Fraternity!
    Bullpen Bulletins
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