Conan the Barbarian #171 [Direct Edition]
(June 1985)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.65 USD; 0.30 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Larry Hama (Editor); Pat Redding (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #11, 100, 115)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This cover was censored by Marvel, the original art piece do have blood on the sword.
art and additional infos by Michel Maillot and the John Buscema checklist.

Barbarian Death Song (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Armando Gil
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Tasmara; Tasmara's father; King of Nemedia; Nemedian Army [Anton; General Vargue]; Nemedian Honor Guard; priests; Aquilonian Army; Serena; Brotherhood of the Falcon; Raptor (mentioned); Baron Gerdeg (dies); tavern keeper; Hyperborean Snow-Falcon
Synopsis:
A girl with a special jewel foretells Conan's impending entombment in a Nemedian sarcophagus.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Belverus; Black Lotus; gem; goats; Nemedia; Numalia

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Conan

Indexer Notes

Letters from Clint Hamilton, Steve Fuller, Chuck Bost, Rhea Jones, Sandra Heyward, Allen Johnson, Albert De Groeve, Mark Allmen, Craig Lloyd and Bryan Bresler.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Barbarian Death Song
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Daniel Block
  • Michel Maillot
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Shawn Dawson
  • Tony R. Rose
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