The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian

Published
1982
Page count
?
Cover price
1.10 AUD; 1.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Conan the Barbarian) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Table of contents, 1 page
Show/hide 2. Curse of the Undead-Man Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sword and sorcery

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
Curse of the Undead-Man
 
Australia
Conan The Barbarian (Newton, 1975 series) #10 (December 1975)
Curse of the Undead-Man
 
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa/Page, 1978? series) #1 ([1978?])
Curse of the Undead-Man
 
United States
Savage Sword of Conan (Dark Horse, 2007 series) #1 (December 2007)
Curse of the Undead-Man

Notes

Freely adapted from the "Mistress of Death" story by Robert E. Howard.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Red Sonja) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Red Sonja
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Esteban Maroto
Inks
Neal Adams
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
Red Sonja

Synopsis

When Red Sonja returns with a tiara she was sent for by King Ghannif she learns her "reward" is to be made a part of his harem.

Show/hide 4. Conan's Women Warriors Text article, 3 pages

Credits

Author
Fred Blosser
Art
Steve Gan
Hugh Rankin
Roy G. Krenkel
Letters
typeset
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
Conan's Women Warriors
 
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa/Page, 1978? series) #1 ([1978?])
Conan's Women Warriors

Notes

Includes illustrations: Salome by Steve Gan (signature dated 1974), Yasmina and Bêlit by Hugh Rankin and Red Sonya of Rogatine by Roy G. Krenkel.

Show/hide 5. An Atlantean in Aquilonia Text article, 4 pages

Credits

Author
? (introduction)
Glenn Lord
Pencils
John Severin
Ross Andru
Inks
John Severin
Letters
typeset
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
An Atlantean In Aquilonia
 
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa/Page, 1978? series) #1 ([1978?])
An Atlantean in Aquilonia

Notes

Includes two illustrations of King Kull by John Severin (signed) and pencil sketches of Kull, Enaros, Baron Kaanuub of Komahar and of Ridondo the Minstrel by Ross Andru.

Show/hide 6. Untitled [The Birth of Black Mark] Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sword and sorcery

Credits

Script
? (introductory text on page 1)
Gil Kane
Archie Goodwin (uncredited, script)
Art
Gil Kane (signed)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
Blackmark

Notes

Title from Table of Contents.

Show/hide 7. The Frost Giant's Daughter Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sword and sorcery

Credits

Script
Robert E. Howard (original prose story)
Roy Thomas
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Marv Wolfman (consulting editor)
Tony Isabella (consulting editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
The Savage Sword of Conan (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (August 1974)
The Frost Giant's Daughter
 
Australia
The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian (Yaffa/Page, 1978? series) #1 ([1978?])
The Frost Giant's Daughter
 
United States
Essential Conan (Marvel, 2000 series) #1 (July 2000)
The Frost Giant's Daughter
 
United States
Savage Sword of Conan (Dark Horse, 2007 series) #1 (December 2007)
The Frost Giant's Daughter

Synopsis

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

Notes

Adapted from the "The Frost Giant's Daughter" by Robert E. Howard.


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AusReprints ID

  • 73489

Entry created

  • 01/10/2012

Cover added

  • 11/05/2013

Last updated

  • 03/05/2016