Conan the Barbarian #2

Published
July 1984
Page count
68
Cover price
0.99 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Federal Comics Presents
GCD
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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Conan the Barbarian) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
Conan; Princess Seraina

Credits

Art
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (original editor)
Danny Fingeroth (original assistant editor)
Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #133 (April 1982)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. The Witch of Widnsor (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
Arianna; Conan; King Wolden; Paka; Princess Seraina; Queen Lenya

Credits

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Letters
Rick Parker
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (original editor)
Danny Fingeroth (original assistant editor)
Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #133 (April 1982)
The Witch of Widnsor

Synopsis

Conan comes upon a princess held captive atop an insurmountable mountain and then listens to King Wolden explain that a gypsy witch was behind it. Later, a meeting with the gypsy leads him to discover the fate of the princess.

Show/hide 2. A Hitch in Time Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Pelija Lon (first appearance); Ishiti (first appearance); Eshe Lon (first appearance; villain; death)

Credits

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ernie Chan
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (original editor)
Danny Fingeroth (original assistant editor)
Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #134 (May 1982)
A Hitch In Time
Show/hide 3. The Forest of the Night (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
Conan; Arawn [Lord of the Dark Forest] (introduction); Merya (introduction, death); Merya's parents (die); barkeep; Commander; Cleon; Spirit-Beasts (die)

Credits

Script
Steven Grant
Pencils
Marc Silvestri [Misspelled Mark]
Inks
Joe Rubinstein (pages 1-12)
Danny Bulanadi (pages 13-23)
Letters
Janice Chiang
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (original editor)
Danny Fingeroth (original assistant editor)
Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #135 (June 1982)
The Forest of the Night

Synopsis

After sleeping with Merya in the Dark Forest, Conan tries to free her from the captivity of Arawn. Upon killing Arawn and his Spirit-Beasts, he discovers that Merya must die the death that Arawn had saved her from years before.

Show/hide 4. Professor Teddy Woods Advertisement, 1 page

"Australia's tree planting koala… Professor Teddy Woods © Cannonloch Pty. Ltd. Greening Australia © Greening Australia Marketing Ltd. Professor Teddy Woods Toys exclusive to Falminka Pty. Ltd."

Details

Printed
1983
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Professor Teddy Woods

Notes

This toy is associated with 1982 Year of the Tree.


Notes

Some artwork has been omitted from reprints in this issue to reduce the page count by two pages.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 47879

Entry created

  • 02/06/2012

Cover added

  • 02/11/2013

Index completed

  • 27/02/2019

Last updated

  • 27/02/2019