Conan the Barbarian #9

Published
August 1981
Page count
60
Cover price
0.70 AUD; 0.85 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Murderous Mirrors of Kharam-Akkad (Conan the Barbarian) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Pencils
Ralph Reese (layout)
Gil Kane (finished art)
Inks
Ralph Reese
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #25 (April 1973)
The Murderous Mirrors of Kharam-Akkad!
Show/hide 1. The Mirrors of Kharam Akkad (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Job code
1302Z

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas (Writer)
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith] (Co-Plotter)
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Sal Buscema
John Severin (pg. 4, 5)
Colours
Marie Severin
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #25 (April 1973)
The Mirrors of Kharam Akkad

Synopsis

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

Notes

Pages 4 & 5 are based on the Robert E. Howard, King Kull short story "The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune"

Show/hide 2. The Hour of the Griffin! (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Job code
1318Z

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colours
Glynis Wein
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #26 (May 1973)
The Hour of the Griffin!

Synopsis

Setting: City of Makkalet; The Living Tarim dies; Prince Yezdigerd storms Makkalet; Conan & Chumballa Bey save Queen Melissandra; King Eannatum dies

Show/hide 3. The Blood of Bel-Hissar! (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colours
Glynis Wein
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #27 (June 1973)
The Blood of Bel-Hissar!

Synopsis

Setting: Castle Bel-El-Shaithan; First appearance Turgohl (the mute) and Suwaan of Khitai; Conan drinks drugged wine.


Notes

One page of one story in this issue has been removed; the actual page has not been confirmed.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 62528

Entry created

  • 01/10/2012

Cover added

  • 14/11/2015

Index completed

  • 14/11/2015

Last updated

  • 14/11/2015