(May 1978)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 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
0714860215205
Editing
Archie Goodwin
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Tyranny and Mutation! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie]; Aragorn
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover blurb refers to the Blue Oyster Cult.

Xenogenesis Day of the Demons Part 2 Tyranny and Mutation (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
David Anthony Kraft [as David A. Kraft]; Ed Hannigan
Pencils
Ed Hannigan
Inks
Dan Green (finisher)
Colors
David Anthony Kraft [as David A. Kraft]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie; Devil-Slayer [Eric Simon Payne]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Red Guardian [Dr. Tania Belinsky]]; Ort-Beast; Belathauzer; Vera Gemeni; Harvester of Eyes cult; Aragorn; Fyodr (Scientist); Vladimer (Scientist); Dollar Bill
Synopsis
Nighthawk test out his new jetpack. Dr. Strange is trapped in a demon dimension by the Harvester of Eyes cult.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title of this issue is taken from an album by the band Blue Oyster Cult. Many other BOC references are sprinkled throughout the story. This information 2005 by Steven Tice.

Credits also read: "Dedicated to Transmaniacon M.C.".

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

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

Script
David Anthony Kraft (replies)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From where we sit, it looks as if...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers M. E. Robbins, Commander Quotey (and His Lost Marvel Madmen), Wallace L. Hopkins, and Alain Lapalme.

Placed between pages 11 and 12 of the main sequence.

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

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

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

Characters
The Defenders [Namor the Sub-Mariner; Dr. Strange; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Valkyrie; Silver Surfer; Nighthawk]; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]

Thor Meets a Glutton for Gold (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Thor; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tyranny and Mutation!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Xenogenesis Day of the Demons Part 2 Tyranny and Mutation
    The Defenders
  3. 2. ["From where we sit, it looks as if..."]
    Defenders Dialogue
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Thor Meets a Glutton for Gold
    Thor; Hostess Twinkies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Tice
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Robert Wood
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk