The Defenders #135 [Direct]
(September 1984)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.30 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Carl Potts (Editor); Jim Massara (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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Cover title is The New Defenders.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The New Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The New Defenders [Beast; Iceman]; Blowtorch Brand
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signature dated "1984".

The Fire at Heaven's Gate! (Table of Contents: 1)

New Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Peter B. Gillis
Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Kim DeMulder
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
The New Defenders [Beast; Valkyrie; Iceman; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Moondragon; Cloud; Gargoyle]; Candy Southern; Manslaughter; Blowtorch Brand; Sheriff Garvin Macken; Britt; Mr. Mex Tycoon
Synopsis
The Defenders battle an mutant arsonist hired to kill them.
Reprints

Free! Spider-Man Comic Book (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Nabisco; Spider-Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Four More Triumphs from Marvel! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

X-Men; Spider-Man; West Coast Avengers; Power Pack / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Worth Noting...] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Michael Eury, Troy Lacey, Donavon R. Ice Jr., Ronnie Olmos, and Cecil Widale.

Bonus Certificate From Marvel ! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The New Defenders
  2. 1. The Fire at Heaven's Gate!
    New Defenders
  3. 2. Free! Spider-Man Comic Book
    Nabisco; Spider-Man
  4. 3. Four More Triumphs from Marvel!
    X-Men; Spider-Man; West Coast Avengers; Power Pack
  5. 4. [Worth Noting...]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
  7. 6. Bonus Certificate From Marvel !
    Marvel Subscriptions
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Patrick Lemaire
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Robert Wood
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk