Total Nerd List of All Defenders Members  

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Here is the full roster of the Marvel Comics superhero team, the Defenders, one of the most published superhero groups in comic book history. Created by Roy Thomas, the comic book superhero group made their first appearance in Marvel Feature #1 (1971). When Earth was invaded by the Undying Ones, Stephen Strange formed an unofficial team of outsiders. Who are all the members in the Defenders?

The original Defenders lineup includes leader Doctor Strange, Hulk, Namor, and Silver Surfer. Throughout the years, Beast, Nighthawk, and Valkyrie have all become Defenders leaders. Many popular Marvel characters, like Ant-Man, Iron Fist, Luke Cage, and Daredevil, have also joined the group. 

Did you forget who is in the Defenders? Check out the complete list of all Defenders below.

Doctor Strange is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Magic in Harry Potter, Martial arts Doctor Stephen Vincent Strange, best known under his alias Doctor Strange, is a fictional superhero that appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. A former neurosurgeon, ...more

Candy Southern is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Experienced business leader, Possessed the normal human strength of a woman of her age, height

Beast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Superhuman speed Beast is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is a founding member of the X-Men. Originally called "The Beast," the character was ...more

Nighthawk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Stamina, Superhuman Durability Nighthawk is the name of several fictional characters that appear in publications published by Marvel Comics. There have been five versions of the character: a supervillain-turned-superhero from ...more

Valkyrie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Speed, Superhuman Stamina Brunhilde is a fictional character from the 2011 American direct-to-video animated film Thor: Tales of Asgard.

Andromeda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Can breathe underwater, has a tougher skin to allow her to survive in great depths, and can move freely underwater Andromeda Attumasen is a fictional character that appears in various comic book series published by Marvel Comics. The character is a member of Homo mermanus, the race that occupies the Atlantis ...more

Archangel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Healing factor Warren Kenneth Worthington III, originally Angel and better known as Archangel, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is a founding member of ...more

Ant-Man (Scott Lang) is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Pym Particles, Electrical Engineer, Master Thief Ant-Man (Scott Lang) is a fictional character, a superhero featured in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is the second superhero character to use the name Ant-Man in the ...more

Aragorn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Aragorn Flight, Enhanced intelligence, Experienced battle steed Aragorn was a fictional winged horse that has served as a mount for various characters in Marvel Comics.

Ardina is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Ardina Power Cosmic

Black Cat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Superhuman strength, Night vision The Black Cat is a fictional supervillainess and sometimes superheroine that appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Marv Wolfman and artist Keith Pollard, ...more

Black Knight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Gifted Scientist, Expert Swordsman, Magic Immunity Dane Whitman is a fictional comic book superhero appearing in books published by Marvel Comics, the company's third person to bear the name Black Knight. Created by writer Roy Thomas and artist ...more

Captain America is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Martial arts, Hand-to-hand combat Steve Rogers is a fictional character from the film series Captain America.

Clea is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Magical Energy Bolts, Energy Shields, Astral Projection Clea is a fictional character, a sorceress in the Marvel Comics Universe. She is the disciple and lover of Doctor Strange. Created by co-plotters Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, Clea first appeared in ...more

Cloud is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Possesses great power, including manipulation of matter and energy on a planetary scales, instantaneous travel across space

Colossus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Superhuman strength, Organic Steel Transformation Colossus is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. Created by writer Len Wein and illustrator Dave Cockrum, ...more

Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Martial arts, Superhuman Touch, Peak Human Strength Daredevil is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Daredevil was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and artist Bill Everett, with an unspecified ...more

Devil-Slayer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Devil-Slayer Telepathic camouflage, Psi-link, Hallucinations Devil-Slayer is a fictional character that has appeared in various comic book series published by Marvel Comics. The character exists in Marvel's main shared universe, known as the Marvel ...more

Gargoyle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Gargoyle His leathery skin is more durable than human flesh and is able to withstand ballistic impact up to and including .30 caliber armor-piercing shells. Gargoyle is a name shared by two fictional characters appearing in the Marvel Comics universe.

Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Superhuman Agility, Identity Detection Ghost Rider is the name of several fictional supernatural antiheroes appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Marvel had previously used the name for a Western character whose name ...more

Hawkeye is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Master Archer, Peak Human Condition, Master Marksman Hawkeye (Clinton Francis "Clint" Barton) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist Don Heck, the ...more

Patsy Walker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Enhanced Human, Titanian Enhancements, Costume Summoning Hellcat is a fictional character, a superheroine appearing in books published by Marvel Comics. She premiered as the star of a teen romantic-comedy series and was later integrated into Marvel ...more

Hercules is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Vast Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Speed Hercules is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appears in Journey into Mystery Annual #1 and was created by writer-editor Stan Lee ...more

Howard the Duck is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Duckworldian Physiology, Martial Arts, Mystical Training Howard the Duck is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics universe created by writer Steve Gerber and artist Val Mayerik. The character first appeared in Adventure into Fear #19 and several ...more

Hulk is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Shapeshifting, Healing factor, Superhuman speed The Hulk is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, and first appeared in The Incredible Hulk #1. ...more

Iceman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Cryokinetic Iceman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is a founding member of the X-Men. A mutant, Iceman has the ability of cryokinesis where he can ...more

Interloper is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Interloper Immortality, Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Speed

Iron Fist is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Chi Augmentation, Chi Manipulation, Iron Fist Punch Iron Fist is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane, he first appeared in Marvel Premiere #15. He is a practitioner of ...more

Jack Norriss is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Jack Norriss

Luke Cage is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Superhuman Strength Luke Cage is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Archie Goodwin and John Romita, Sr., he first appeared in Luke Cage, Hero for Hire #1. ...more

Manslaughter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Manslaughter Telepathy, Psionically interfere with a person's accuracy as well as inflict pain.

Moondragon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Psychokinesis, Martial arts Moondragon is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics Universe. A vastly powerful telepath, master martial artist, minor telekinetic, and highly skilled geneticist, Moondragon's most notable ...more

Moon Knight is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Split Personalities, Moon's Might, Accelerated Healing Moon Knight is a fictional superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character exists in the Marvel Universe and was created by Doug Moench and Don Perlin. He first ...more

Namor is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Mutant/Atlantean Physiology, Amphibious Physiological Adaptation, Superhuman Strength Namor the Sub-Mariner is a fictional superhero, sometime antihero and in a handful of instances supervillain that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Debuting in early 1939, the ...more

Namorita is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Invisibility, Healing factor Namorita Prentiss is a fictional superhero in the Marvel Universe, commonly known by the name of Nita. She is a mutant clone of her mother, Namora, and a member of the New Warriors. She was ...more

Nova is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Speed Nova is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics.

Over-Mind is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Over-Mind Superhuman Strength, Psionics, Telepathy

Starlight is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Starlight Able to generate, store, and release massive amounts of nuclear energy. Starlight is a fictional comic book superhero appearing in books published by Marvel Comics.

Betty Ross Banner is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Superhuman Strength, Flight, Superhuman Durability Elizabeth "Betty" Ross is a fictional character created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. She made her first appearance in Incredible ...more

Sassafras is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Sassafras Claws, Agility, Unarmed Combat

She-Hulk is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor, Superhuman Speed, Superhuman Strength She-Hulk is a fictional superheroine that appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist John Buscema, she first appeared in Savage She-Hulk ...more

Silver Surfer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Energy Absorption and Manipulation The Silver Surfer is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books and other publications produced by Marvel Comics. The character also appears in a number of movies, television, and video game ...more

Daimon Hellstrom is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Dark magic user, Fire projection, Ability to heal others Daimon Hellstrom, also known as the Son of Satan and Hellstorm, is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics universe.

Stingray is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Oceanography, Engineer/Inventor Stingray is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics.

Thing is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Rock-like Skin, Superhuman Strength, Superhuman Stamina The Thing is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is a founding member of the Fantastic Four. His trademark orange rocky appearance, sense of humor, ...more

U.S. Agent is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Power Broker Enhancements, Superhuman Strength U.S. Agent is a fictional comic book superhero appearing in books published by Marvel Comics, usually those starring Captain America and the Avengers. He was created by Mark Gruenwald and Paul ...more

Wasp is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Size Reduction, Bio-Synthetic Wings Wasp is a fictional superheroine that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the character first appeared in Tales to Astonish #44. "The ...more

Wonder Man is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Superhuman speed Wonder Man is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Stan Lee and artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby, he first appeared in The ...more

Ant-Man (Henry Pym) is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Flight, Cyborg Body, Superhuman Strength Dr. Henry Jonathan "Hank" Pym is a fictional superhero character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by editor and plotter Stan Lee, scripter Larry ...more

She-Hulk (Lyra) is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of All Defenders Members
Healing factor She-Hulk (Lyra) is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. She is from an alternate future of Marvel's main timeline, and is the daughter of that reality's ...more