Defenders appears in 708 issues.
When Arisen Tyrk was deposed as God-King of the extradimensional Other Realm, he fled through a damaged portal that split him into various fragments. Some of Tyrk's sentient fragments landed on Earth and plagued the Defenders as the crazed Lunatik vigilantes while another fragment became drama professor Harrison Turk. Other fragments fell under the control of the powerful otherdimensional sorcerer known as the Unnameable and landed on the alien Tunnelworld, where they allied themselves with the vile Ytitnedion of the Buzzard People.
Leader of the Headmen. They stole Kyle Richmond's body to infiltrate the defenders.
Experimenting with inter-species transplanting of body parts, Nagan became a victim of his own experiments when apes transplanted his head onto the body of a gorilla.
Despite his gorilla body, Nagan is still a gifted surgeon who can transplant almost any living tissue in another organism.
Attuma is a barbarian chieftan and citizen of Skarka. He believes he is destined to conquer Atlantis.
Attuma comes from an Atlantean tribe who has forsaken technology. He possesses strength beyond that of a normal Atlantean.
Like all Atlanteans, Attuma is able to swimming at great speeds and breathe underwater. He has greater strength than most Atlanteans.
The Bi-Beast is like a combination of Bruce Banner and the Hulk together. Super strong, durable, feral, yet has the intellect of Bruce. This makes the Bi-Beast a dangerous foe.
Former mutant with an odd power but very formidable.
Frederick J. Dukes has the power to create a gravitational field that keeps him virtually unmovable.He also has a degree of super-strength and durability.His fat tissues can deflect bullets and even cannonballs.His skin cannot be punctured,frostbitten or lacerated.His skin also cannot be diseased due to his highly accelerated skin replacement.
A U.S. army sergeant was discharged and put into jail became one of the strongest members of The Wrecking Crew.
The robot version of Cancer battled the Defenders.
Chondu attacked the Defenders to secure a new body for himself.
Ralph Roberts, the Cobalt Man, is a disgruntled former Stark Enterprises employee. He created a duplication of the Iron Man armor out of cobalt.
Dormammu extra-dimensional energy based being who became greedy and bonded matter to himself to become more powerful. He has boundless magical powers and is even more powerful then Mephisto. Dormammu is trained in mystical fighting abilities, and is a master of hand to hand combat. In physical form he can challenge such heavy hitters as the Hulk.
Dormammu's greatest opponents are those of mystic nature and ability. Even though he is more powerful than most he is still vulnerable to the boundaries of magic. Dormammu often employs Mindless Ones as shock troops.
Egghead is a loathsome scientist who quickly became a nemesis to Hank Pym.
Amora the Enchantress, An Asgardian Goddess and immensely powerful magical sorcerer. Being backed by years of experience, she is one of Thor’s greatest and most powerful foes not only because of her immense power, but also because of him being her love interest.
Skurge is an Asgardian warrior and Thor's former enemy who realized he was being used by Amora, the Enchantress who also happened to be his love interest. He sacrificed himself to save countless souls from Niflheim. He was named the Executioner after fighting in a war with the Storm Giants.
The angry younger brother of Nick Fury, Jake Fury has been known both as the criminal Scorpio and undercover as the terrorist leader Kraken.
Jerry Morgan tried to replicate the size-changing experiments of Henry Pym (Ant-Man), but only succeeded in shrinking his own bones.
A denizen of the 31st century, Korvac betrayed humanity to Badoon invaders and became the enemy of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Gaining untold power from the Worldship of Galactus, he then traveled back in time to become an enemy of the Avengers as well as a threat to the entire universe.
Loki is the Asgardian god of mischief and the adopted son of Odin. He has had some interactions with the Avengers, in fact he is the reason they first assembled, but mostly he just tries to kill Thor.
Norton Fester discovers a small meteor and it gives him superhuman powers when gases from the meteor seeps into his body. He becomes a one man crime wave known as the Looter.
Lorelei is the sister of Amora the Enchantress. She seems to the be only Asgardian to survive Ragnorak as she wasn't present when it happened.
M.O.D.O.K. is an acronym for Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing. He has a plethora of psychic powers, which he used to take control of AIM.
The Defenders, later known as the Secret Defenders were a super-group in the Marvel Universe led by Doctor Strange. The team normally fought against supernatural and magic based opponents.
The Defenders was a team of heroes first brought together by circumstance. The initial membership included Dr. Strange, the Hulk, Namor the Submariner and the Silver Surfer. Throughout the life of the Defenders team the line-up has been quite fluid. There were always a number of core members who had extended stays and others that joined for one or two adventures at a time. The causal members were nicknamed
Mandrill possesses the chemically-based ability to attract and enslave most adult women to his will. Once the Mandrill's pheromone emissions, released into the atmosphere, reach the olfactory centers of a woman, her hormonal balance is altered, causing her to feel extreme physical attraction. Within seconds of exposure to the Mandrill, most women become submissive and open to manipulation by Mandrill, as if hypnotized
Mastermind is a mutant with the power of illusion casting. He can psionically cause other people to see, hear, touch, smell, and/or taste things which to not actually exist. For example, he can seem to make a solid wall appear in an empty space. He can also cause people to see, hear, touch, smell, and/or taste real things in ways that they would not do naturally.
Apart from wars with individuals in the superhero team the Defenders, they thwarted him notably once in a large series. Mephisto found the demonic gang Six-Fingered Hand, and he manipulated them into helping him create Hell on Earth. The Defenders managed to foil him, though.
Nagala is Lermurian sorceress who is in the possession of the Serpent Crown.
Enemy of the Defenders.
A sorcerer that entraps the souls of innocents in order to restore the youth and strength of his body.
Nightmare is the ruler of the dream dimension and a co-creator of the Fear Lords.
Null is a horrible monster born from the despair of an extinct race.
Yandroth created the Omegatron so that upon his death, Omegatron would detonate every nuclear stockpile on earth.
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