Kull the Conqueror #1

Published
October 1977
Page count
60
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Kull the Conqueror) Cover, 1 page

"The king is dead! Long live King Kull!"

Featuring

Feature
Kull the Conqueror
Genre
Sword and sorcery

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Marie Severin
Ross Andru (see notes)
Inks
Marie Severin
Sal Buscema (see notes)
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Kull the Conqueror (Marvel, 1971 series) #1 (June 1971)
Untitled

Notes

The cover was originally drawn by Ross Andru and Sal Buscema. Marie Severin significantly revised it, retaining most of the background elements. The original comic reports it as a "combined effort of Ross Andru, Sal Buscema and Marie Severin."

Show/hide 1. The Thurian Continent in the Time of King Kull Illustration, 1 page

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Art
Marie Severin
Letters
Marie Severin ?
Editing
Roy Thomas

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Kull the Destroyer (Marvel, 1973? series) #17 (October 1976)
The Thurian Continent In The Time Of King Kull

Synopsis

Map of King Kull's home continent.

Show/hide 2. A King Comes Riding (Kull the Conqueror) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kull the Conqueror
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Characters
King Kull

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Wally Wood
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Kull the Conqueror (Marvel, 1971 series) #1 (June 1971)
A King Comes Riding
 
United States
Kull and the Barbarians (Marvel, 1975? series) #1 (May 1975)
A King Comes Riding
 
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #39 (June 1990)
A King Comes Riding!

Notes

This reprint may be from Kull and the Barbarians #1, May 1975 (without black and white washes or tints). This reprint is also 19 pages, while the original story had 20 pages.

Show/hide 3. The Shadow Kingdom (Kull the Conqueror) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kull the Conqueror
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
King Kull

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
John Severin
Colours
Marie Severin
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Kull the Conqueror (Marvel, 1971 series) #2 (September 1971)
The Shadow Kingdom
 
United States
Kull and the Barbarians (Marvel, 1975? series) #1 (May 1975)
The Shadow Kingdom

Notes

This reprint may be from Kull and the Barbarians #1, May 1975 (without black and white washes or tints). This reprint is also 19 pages, while the original story had 20 pages.

Show/hide 4. The Death-Dance of Thulsa Doom! (Kull the Conqueror) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kull the Conqueror
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
King Kull

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
John Severin
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Kull the Conqueror (Marvel, 1971 series) #3 (July 1972)
The Death-Dance of Thulsa Doom!
 
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1972 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
The Death-Dance of Thulsa Doom

Notes

The story concludes on the inside and outside back covers.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen
  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 62663

Entry created

  • 28/05/2011

Cover added

  • 11/08/2019

Index completed

  • 06/06/2013

Last updated

  • 11/08/2019