(June 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
0714860215206
Editing
Jim Shooter
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

No letters column this issue.


Day of the Demons! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed Hannigan (signed)
Inks
Alan Weiss (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Devil-Slayer [Eric Simon Payne]]; Vera Gemini
Reprints

The Revenge of Vera Gemini! Xenogenesis Day of the Demons Part 3 (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
David Anthony Kraft
Pencils
Ed Hannigan (breakdowns); Dan Green (finished art)
Inks
Dan Green
Colors
Francois Mouly
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Devil-Slayer [Eric Simon Payne]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]]; Vera Gemini; Wong; Dollar Bill; Harvesters of Eyes cult; Balthazar (demon)
Synopsis
The Defenders defeat Vera Gemini and stop the Xenogenesis and the demon invasion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Dedicated to the Long Island Oysters."

This is the third of three issues dedicated to and inspired by the band Blue Oyster Cult. The title and numerous references in the book are derived from their music.

Page 15, panel 1 depicts the band members in a pose taken from their album, Agents of Fortune. This info 2005 by Steven Tice.

[John Verpoorten 1940 - 1977] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Thor Meets a Glutton for Gold (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Day of the Demons!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. The Revenge of Vera Gemini! Xenogenesis Day of the Demons Part 3
    The Defenders
  3. 2. [John Verpoorten 1940 - 1977]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Thor Meets a Glutton for Gold
    Thor; Hostess Twinkies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steven Tice
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Robert Wood
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk