The Savage Sword of Conan #24

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
November 1977
Page count
68
Cover price
1.00 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/31657

Credits

Editing
Roy Thomas

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Tower of the Elephant (Conan) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Painting
Earl Norem
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Conan) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Credits

Art
Vicente Alcazar

Synopsis

Conan sits on throne with two girl at his feet playing the harp and one pouring wine.

Show/hide 2. The Tower of the Elephant (Conan) Comic story, 40 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Taurus; Yag-Kosha; Yara

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
Jim Novak

Synopsis

Young Conan breaks into the fabled Tower of the Elephant in order to steal the gem known as the Heart of the Elephant. Inside, he finds a noble creature ensnared by the evil sorcerer Yara.

Notes

Adapted from the short story "The Tower of the Elephant" by Robert E. Howard. This story is also adapted in Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4 and in Conan (Dark Horse, 2004 series) #20–22.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Conan the Barbarian) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian

Credits

Pencils
Jeff Aclin

Notes

Aclin pencils per the artist. Info per Jason Schachter.

Show/hide 4. Swackles, Thuds and Blunders Text article, 5 pages

Credits

Author
Don Thompson
Maggie Thompson
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Article on the fanzine Amra.

Show/hide 5. Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere or How Conan Might Spend a Sunday in Buffalo, New York. Text article, 5 pages

Credits

Author
Michael C. Mahaney
Art
Larry Stachniak (photo)
Greg Puchalski (photo)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. Cimmeria Comic story, 5 pages
Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Swords and Scrolls) Letters page, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Swords and Scrolls

Credits

Letters
typeset

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35127

Entry created

  • 24/11/2007

Cover added

  • 11/06/2019

Index completed

  • 11/06/2019

Last updated

  • 11/06/2019