The Defenders #30 [Regular Edition]
(December 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
Marv Wolfman
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.


Theatre of Fear! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Wilson ?; John Romita (faces) ?
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Valkyrie]; Tapping Tommy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics Index #3 lists John Romita as penciler.

Gold Diggers of Fear! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Sam Grainger
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Karen Mantlo

Job Number
JV 120
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie]; Wong; Tapping Tommy; Hodges
Synopsis
Dr. Strange receives a message from Nighthawk telling Strange that he is being held captive by Tapping Tommy. Dr. Strange and the rest of the Defenders rush to his aid.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Steve Gerber (replies)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Steve and Sal, THE DEFENDERS has replaced...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Jack Callenberg, and Ernie K. Demanelis.

Located between pages 12 and 13 of the main sequence.

A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings From Your Humble House of Ideas! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Letters
typeset

The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Incredible Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Theatre of Fear!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Gold Diggers of Fear!
    The Defenders
  3. 2. ["Dear Steve and Sal, THE DEFENDERS has replaced..."]
    Defenders Dialogue
  4. 3. A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings From Your Humble House of Ideas!
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil!
    Incredible Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies
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