The Defenders #87 [Direct]
(September 1980)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 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 [various positions]
Editing
Al Milgrom (Editor); Mary Jo Duffy (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Inquest (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Mike Nasser]
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits provided 2007 by Al Milgrom.

Inquest (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Ed Hannigan
Pencils
Don Perlin (breakdowns); Pablo Marcos (finished art)
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Ben Sean
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
LF182
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Hellcat [Patsy Walker] (Origin retold); Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]]; Aragorn (Valkyrie's horse); Agent Lemon; Colonel Lear; Private Perkins; Corporal Shrager; Jack Norriss; Nick Fury (Flashback Cameo); Scorpio [Jake Fury] (Flashback Cameo); Colonel Buzz Baxter; The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]] (Flashback; Cameo); Mutant Force [Shocker; Lifter; Burner; Slither; Peeper]
Synopsis
A mysterious inquest is held into the actions of the Defenders during one of the Hulk's rampages that almost destroyed Giants stadium in New York.
Reprints

Like the Original X-Men? (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

X-Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Whatever Knows Fear Burns at the Touch of The Man-Thing (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Man-Thing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Be Elite! Become a Privileged Marvel Subscriber! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Marvel Subscriptions / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Captain Marvel Defends the Earth! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Captain Marvel; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Ed Hannigan
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Curtis Duncan, Patrick McNamara, Tony Bole, Greg Cox, Geoff Shaw

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Inquest
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Inquest
    The Defenders
  3. 2. Like the Original X-Men?
    X-Men
  4. 3. Whatever Knows Fear Burns at the Touch of The Man-Thing
    Man-Thing
  5. 4. Be Elite! Become a Privileged Marvel Subscriber!
    Marvel Subscriptions
  6. 5. Captain Marvel Defends the Earth!
    Captain Marvel; Hostess
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Tice
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  • Tony R. Rose
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