- Steven Grant; J. M. DeMatteis (assist)
- Sal Buscema
- Jack Abel; Mike Esposito (see notes)
- George Roussos
- D. Hands (see notes)
- First Line of Dialogue or Text
- Her name is Luann Bloom...
- The Defenders [Dr. Strange (also in flashback); Valkyrie (also in flashback); Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Hellcat (also in flashback); Hulk [Bruce Banner] (also in flashback); Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond] (also in flashback) ]; Clea; T.B. #6C [Luann Bloom]; Agent #334A-W [Elf]; Tribunal; Yandroth (also in flashback); Daimon Hellstrom (flashback); Mandrill (flashback); Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (flashback); Yandroth (original, flashback)
Uncredited inking assistance by Mike Esposito. Info per Nick Caputo. Lettering credited to Diverse Hands may include Jim Novak and Janice Chiang.
Valkyrie in white suit. Defenders headquarters was in Nassau, Long Island. Story takes place between Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #68 and #69.
Letters from Robert A. McLure, Mr. Stephen Gawronski, Danny M. Davids, Mike Gallaher, and "Looney" Lou Terruse.
Total Number Copies Printed (net press run): Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 268,644. Single issue nearest to filing date: 263,732.