(May 2001)

Marvel, 2001 Series
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Volume
2
Price
2.25 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606050635 00311
Editing
Tom Brevoort (editor); Marc Sumerak (assistant editor); Joe Quesada (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen (signed)
Inks
Klaus Janson (signed)
Colors
Liquid! Graphics (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Defenders [Namor the Sub-Mariner; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Doctor Strange; Nighthawk; Hellcat; Silver Surfer]; Valkyrie
Reprints

The Armies of the Slain (Table of Contents: 1)

Defenders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek; Erik Larsen; Eric Stephenson
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Gregory Wright with Color Arts
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Defenders [Dr. Strange; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Nighthawk; Hellcat; Silver Surfer]; Valkyrie; Pluto (villain); Lorelei (villain)
Synopsis
Some of the Defenders are captured by Pluto but are freed when the rest of the Defenders appear. Another Valkyrie appears with Nighthawk and Hellcat but she is not who she seems. Her appearance helps the true Valkyrie to break free of Pluto's spell but before she and the Defenders can beat Pluto he opens a gateway to Hades on earth.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Mark Sumerak
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

5 letters of comment by Kelly J. Powers, Joseph Cornelius, David E. Barnes, Charles R. Rutledge and Augie De Blieck Jr. Also includes expanded references to various characters and their past appearances for this story. Appears between pages 17 and 18 of the story.

Bullpen Bulletins [May 2001] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 10 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Defenders
  2. 1. The Armies of the Slain
    Defenders
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
  4. 3. Bullpen Bulletins [May 2001]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [House Advertisement]
  6. 5. [Ads]
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