Essential Conan #1

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
July 2000
Page count
530
Cover price
14.95 USD; 21.95 CAD
Colour
Unknown
Format
Comic series
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)
Polly Watson (reprint editor)
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/89787

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Conan) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
John Buscema
Colours
Marie Javins
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)
Polly Watson (reprint editor)
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents &c. (Conan) Credits, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
various
Letters
typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #? [various panels]
Show/hide 2. Conan the Barbarian #1 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
John Verpoorten

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #1.
Show/hide 3. The Coming of Conan! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages
Show/hide 4. Conan the Barbarian #2 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #2.
Show/hide 5. Lair of the Beast-Men! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Conan The Barbarian (Newton, 1975 series) #1 (1975)
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #2.

Synopsis

Setting: Underground city of Brutheim; Conan leads humans in a revolution against their ape-masters. Conan kills a snow-lion. Conan's 1st time in chains.

Show/hide 6. Conan the Barbarian #3 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #3.
Show/hide 7. The Twilight of the Grim Grey God! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #3.

Synopsis

Setting: Hyperborean/Brythunian battlefield. Conan converses with God Borri Borri, participates in a great and bloody battle, and kills Malachi.

Show/hide 8. Conan the Barbarian #4 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4.
Show/hide 9. The Tower of the Elephant! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4 (April 1971)
The Tower of the Elephant
Also printed
United States
Conan Annual (Marvel, 1973 series) #1 (1973)
The Tower of the Elephant
 
Australia
Untamed World of Conan (Yaffa/Page, 1982?) ([1982?])
The Tower of the Elephant
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #1 (2003)
The Tower of the Elephant!
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4.

Synopsis

Setting: City of Arenjun in Zamora; Conan scales Elephant tower, kills lion & giant spider, and saves Yag-Kosha by killing him at his request.

Show/hide 10. Conan the Barbarian #5 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #5.
Show/hide 11. Zukala's Daughter (Conan) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #5.

Synopsis

Setting: Zamorian Village; Conan frees villages of Zukala's control, saves Zephra from demon, and defeats Zukala--who disappears with his daughter Zephra.

Show/hide 12. Conan the Barbarian #6 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #6.
Show/hide 13. Devil-Wings over Shadizar (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Mike Stevens

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #6 (June 1971)
Devil-Wings over Shadizar
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #4 ([April 1974?])
Devil-Wings over Shadizar
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #2 (June 1987)
Devil-Wings Over Shadizar
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #1 (2003)
Devil-Wings over Shadizar
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #6.

Synopsis

Setting: Shadizar the Wicked; Conan kills bat-like creature worshipped as a god; Jenna saves Conans life and steals his gold.

Show/hide 14. Conan the Barbarian #7 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #7.
Show/hide 15. The Lurker Within! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Dan Adkins
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #7.

Synopsis

Setting: Nemedian city of Numalia; Lady Aztrias betrays Conan. Conan burgles a merchant's building, is accused of murder, fights & kills a serpent-man, saves Demetrios's life and sees Thoth-Amon.

Show/hide 16. Conan the Barbarian #8 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
John Romita (retouches)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #8.
Show/hide 17. The Keepers of the Crypt (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Tom Sutton
Tom Palmer
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #8 (August 1971)
The Keepers of the Crypt
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
The Keepers of the Crypt
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #3 (July 1987)
The Keepers of the Crypt
 
United States
Conan Classic (Marvel, 1994 series) #8 (January 1995)
The Keepers of the Crypt
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #1 (2003)
The Keepers of the Crypt
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #8.

Synopsis

Setting: Lost city of Lanjau. Conan battles a giant lizard and Undead creatures. Jenna and Conan flee village on horse at end of story.

Show/hide 18. Conan the Barbarian #9 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #9.
Show/hide 19. The Garden of Fear (Conan) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #9 (September 1971)
The Garden of Fear
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #7 ([June 1975?])
The Garden of Fear
 
Australia
Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa, 1977 series) #3 ([1978?])
The Garden of Fear!
 
Australia
The Legend of Conan (Yaffa/Page, 1980?) ([1980?])
The Garden of Fear!
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #3 (July 1987)
The Garden of Fear
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #2 (2003)
The Garden of Fear
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #9.

Synopsis

Setting: Primitive village and lost valley with Wooly Mammoths and man-eating flowers; Conan saves Jenna and kills the sole survivor of an ancient winged race.

Show/hide 20. Conan the Barbarian #10 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Kull

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #10.
Show/hide 21. Beware the Wrath of Anu! (Conan) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #10.

Synopsis

Setting: Corinthian city; Conan teams with Burgun in thievery. Burgun is betrayed and hung. Conan avenges his death by killing Aron and a priest. Jenna leaves Conan for Igon. Red Bull is freed and becomes the stars.

Show/hide 22. Conan the Barbarian #11 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #11.
Show/hide 23. Rogues in the House (Conan) Comic story, 34 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #11 (November 1971)
Rogues In the House
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #2 ([October 1972?])
Rogues in the House
 
United States
Marvel Treasury Edition (Marvel, 1974 series) #4 (1975)
Rogues in the House
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #2 (2003)
Rogues In the House
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #11.
Show/hide 24. Conan the Barbarian #12 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ralph Reese

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #12.
Show/hide 25. The Dweller in the Dark (Conan) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #12.

Synopsis

Setting: Corinthinan city of Zahmahn; Conan becomes Fatima's lover. Fatima throws Conan and Yaila to monster in dungeon. Conan escapes, throws Fatima to monster and makes Yaila the new Queen.

Show/hide 26. The Blood of the Dragon Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Roy Thomas; Gil Kane; Kalligor; Valannus; Hydragon

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane [as Diverse Hands] (p.1)
Tom Palmer [as Diverse Hands] (pp. 2,3,6,7)
Bernie Wrightson [as Diverse Hands] (pp.4,5)
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #12 (December 1971)
The Blood of the Dragon
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #5 ([October 1974?])
The Blood of the Dragon
 
United States
Giant-Size Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #5 (1975)
The Blood of the Dragon!
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #12 (December 1971) [originally in color]

Synopsis

This story is set in Conan's Hyborian in the kingdom of Aqilonia. Kalligor desires to marry the Baron's daughter and so he rides to kill the Hydragon and win her hand.

Notes

Information on who inked what pages from Kevin Nowlan (5/2007).

Show/hide 27. Conan the Barbarian #13 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #13.
Show/hide 28. Web of the Spider-God (Conan) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #13 (January 1972)
Printed in
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #9 ([December 1975?])
Web of the Spider God
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #13.

Synopsis

Setting: Desert east of Ophir & city of Yezud; Conan is delirous in desert, Thanix saves his life. Conan fights Omm (giant spider), Tork destroys Yezud and leaves for Shadizar with Lea.

Show/hide 29. Conan the Barbarian #14 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Elric

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #14 (March 1972) [originally in color]
Show/hide 30. A Sword Called Stormbringer! (Conan) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Sorcerer-King Elric of Melnibone; Zephra; Zukala; Kulan-Gath (cameo); Terhali; Xiombarg; Prince Gaynor the Damned; Marduk

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Michael Moorcock (plot)
James Cawthorn (plot)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Jon Costanza [as Jon Costa]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #14 (March 1972)
A Sword Called Stormbringer!
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #3 ([February 1973?])
A Sword Called Stormbringer
 
United States
Giant-Size Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #5 (1975)
A Sword Called Stormbringer!
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #5 (September 1987)
A Sword Called Stormbringer!
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #3 (2003)
A Sword Called Stormbringer!
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #14 (March 1972) [originally in color]

Synopsis

Setting: Koth grasslands; Conan saves Zephra's life, fights against and later with Elric. Conan fights to save Hyborea and Melnibone from Queen Xiombarg.

Notes

Elric of Melnibone created by Michael Moorcock.

Show/hide 31. Conan the Barbarian #15 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Elric

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #15 (May 1972) [originally in color]
Show/hide 32. The Green Empress of Melnibone (Conan) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Elric (guest star); Zukala; Zephra (Death); Arkyn (introduction); Arioch (villain, introduction); Terhali (Death); Kulan-Gath; Xiombarg (Death); Prince Gaynor the Damned

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Michael Moorcock (plot)
James Cawthorn (plot)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Letters
Sam Rosen

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #15 (May 1972)
The Green Empress of Melnibone
Also printed
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #3 ([February 1973?])
The Green Empress of Melnibone
 
United States
Giant-Size Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #5 (1975)
The Green Empress of Melnibone
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #6 (October 1987)
The Green Empress of Melnibone
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #3 (2003)
The Green Empress of Melnibone
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #15 (May 1972) [originally in color]

Synopsis

Conan and Elric have an un-easy truce while they ride to the sunken city known as Yagala. Once there they have to face Xiombarg, Prince Gaynor the Damned, Kulan-Gath and Terhali. When their combined power is not enough to defeat them Arkyn must join the fight to help them.

Notes

Elric of Melnibone created by Michael Moorcock.

Show/hide 33. Conan the Barbarian #16 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #16.
Show/hide 34. The Frost Giant's Daughter (Conan) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Hymdul; Horsa; Niord; Gorm; Atali; Frost Giants

Credits

Script
Robert E. Howard (Original prose story)
Roy Thomas
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
The Frost Giant's Daughter
Also printed
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa/Page, 1978? series) #1 ([1978?])
The Frost Giant's Daughter
 
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa, 1982 series) (1982)
The Frost Giant's Daughter
 
United States
Savage Sword of Conan (Dark Horse, 2007 series) #1 (December 2007)
The Frost Giant's Daughter
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #16.

Synopsis

Setting: Snowy battlefield; Conan chases Atali across the snow, slays her two frost giant brothers, and catches her. Her father, Ymir then takes her from Conan.

Show/hide 35. The Sword and the Sorcerers! (Conan) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Artie Simek?

Reprint history

First print
United States
Chamber of Darkness (Marvel, 1969 series) #4 (April 1970)
The Sword and the Sorcerers!
Also printed
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #16 (July 1972)
The Sword and the Sorcerers!
 
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #2 ([October 1972?])
The Sword and the Sorcerers
From GCD
From Chamber of Darkness (Marvel, 1969 series) #4.

Synopsis

Setting: Zardath; In this early prototype of Conan, Starr the Slayer kills a Wizard, then travels to the present and kills his writer.

Show/hide 36. The Hyborian Age of Conan (Conan) Character profile, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery

Credits

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #16?
Show/hide 37. Conan the Barbarian #17 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Brunner

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #17.
Show/hide 38. The Gods of Bal-Dagoth (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ralph Reese
Letters
John Costanza [as Jon Costa]

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #17.

Synopsis

Setting: Ship in the Vilayet Sea, Island city of Bal-Sagoth; Conan saves Kyrie and restores her as queen of Bal-Sagoth.

Show/hide 39. Conan the Barbarian #18 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #18.
Show/hide 40. The Thing in the Temple! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #18.

Synopsis

Setting: Island city of Bal-Sagoth in Vilayet Sea; Conan and Fafnir slay demons and flee from Bal-Sagoth as a volcano destroys the island. They are picked up in the Sea by Yezdigerd.

Show/hide 41. Conan the Barbarian #19 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #19.
Show/hide 42. Hawks from the Sea! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
John Costanza

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #19.

Synopsis

Setting: Ship, City of Makkalet; Conan works for Turanian military and lays seige to Makkalet; Legend of the Living Tarim is told; Conan makes enemy of Balthaz; Fafnir is wounded by flaming arrow.

Show/hide 43. Conan the Barbarian #20 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #20.
Show/hide 44. The Black Hound of Vengeance! (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
John Costanza

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #20 (November 1972)
The Black Hound of Vengeance
Also printed
Australia
Newton Triple Action (Newton, 1976? series) #1 (August 1976) —The Avengers The X-men Conan
The Black Hound of Vengeance
From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #20.

Synopsis

Setting: Ship, City of Makkalet; Fafnir loses his arm and is thrown overboard by Balthaz to drown. Conan infiltrates the Temple of Tarim and kills a black hound. Conan kills Balthaz and flees Yezdigerd's ship.

Show/hide 45. Conan the Barbarian #21 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #21.
Show/hide 46. The Monster of the Monoliths! (Conan) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (layout)
P. Craig Russell
Val Mayerik
Inks
Dan Adkins
Sal Buscema
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #21.

Synopsis

Setting: Makkalet; Conan is taken captive in Makkalet when he defects from the Turanian army. Conan joins and is betrayed by Makkalet forces; Conan fights giant toad-god.

Show/hide 47. Conan the Barbarian #22 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #22.
Show/hide 48. Conan the Barbarian #23 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Gil Kane

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #23.
Show/hide 49. The Shadow of the Vulture! (Conan) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Dan Adkins
Chic Stone (?)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #23.

Synopsis

Setting: Pah-Dishah, Makkalet; Conan delivers a message from Makkalet to Pah-Disha. Red Sonja saves Conan's life twice. Conan kills Mikhal Oglu (vulture) and sends his head to Yezdigerd.

Show/hide 50. Conan the Barbarian #24 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja

Credits

Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #24.
Show/hide 51. The Song of Red Sonja (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #24.

Synopsis

Setting: Makkalet; Conan and Red Sonja start a bar-fight, bathe in a fountain, scale temple walls, break in, steal a snake-tiara, fight a magical snake. At the end Sonja tricks Conan, and leaves for Pah-Disha.

Show/hide 52. Conan the Barbarian #25 (Conan) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ralph Reese

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #25.
Show/hide 53. The Mirrors of Kharam Akkad (Conan) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Sal Buscema
John Severin
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #25.

Synopsis

Setting: City of Makkalet. Two page Kull flashback; Akkad; Prince Yezdigerd prepares to storm Makkalet.

Show/hide 54. Also available: Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 55. Untitled (Conan) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
John Buscema
Colours
Marie Javins
Letters
typeset

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35105

Entry created

  • 24/11/2007

Cover added

  • 04/08/2010

Index completed

  • 04/08/2010