The Defenders #71 [Regular Edition]
(May 1979)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.40 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
Al Milgrom (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Danger in a Strange Land! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

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

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Stranger & Stranger in a Strange Land (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Ed Hannigan
Pencils
Herb Trimpe (breakdowns); Jack Abel (finished art)
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
LG328
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Valkyrie; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Dollar Bill; Ledge; Lunatik; Harrison Turk [Arisen Tyrk]; Man-Wolf [John Jameson] (flashback cameo); Wong; Clea; Ron Rice; Aragorn (Valkyrie's horse)
Synopsis
Professor Turk explains the mystery of Lunatik. The Defenders take Professor Turk and the various Lunatiks to their home dimension with the help of Clea. To their surprise, they find Dr. Strange and the Hulk are already there.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lunatic is a fragmented Arisen Tyrk.

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Iron Man in Brains over Brawn! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther

Indexer Notes

Letters from Al Schroeder III, Tim Jones, Richard Goldberg

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Danger in a Strange Land!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Stranger & Stranger in a Strange Land
    The Defenders
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Iron Man in Brains over Brawn!
    Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
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