(August 1992)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Rockwitz; Barry Dutter (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief); Glenn Lord (technical adviser)
Color:
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
Magazine
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

The Most Off-Beat Conan Story Ever: Barbarians of the Border! (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Jusko (painting, signed)
Inks:
Joe Jusko (painting, signed)
Colors:
Joe Jusko (painting, signed)

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

Barbarians of the Border (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 55 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Letters:
Diana Albers

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Dharmi Shan; Lylah; Robert E. Howard; Carmelita; Mr. Topi
Synopsis:
Main story: Conan battles a giant bat, then is drugged by Dharmi Shan and envisions himself in another (future) world. Secondary story: Robert E Howard is inspired to write about a certain barbarian.
Reprints:

A Short History of Savage Sword (Table of Contents)

Conan / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Letters:
typeset

The Father of Conan (Table of Contents)

Conan / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Lord

Synopsis:
Background article on Robert E Howard.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Docherty
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from signed Norwegian reprint which has more of the lower art.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Fraja Bator (signed)
Inks:
Fraja Bator (signed)
Job Number:
144B

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

The Story Behind "Conan of the Border" (Table of Contents)

Swords and Scrolls / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Conan with His Chroniclers] (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Simons (signed)
Inks:
Dave Simons (signed)
Job Number:
172B

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Ernie Chan; Tony DeZuniga; Robert E. Howard; Alfredo Alcala; Glenn Lord; John Buscema; Roy Thomas; Gil Kane; Boris Vallejo

Indexer Notes

Conan is shown with some of the people who have worked on his stories.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Most Off-Beat Conan Story Ever: Barbarians of the Border!
    Conan
  2. 1. Barbarians of the Border
    Conan
  3. 2. A Short History of Savage Sword
    Conan
  4. 3. The Father of Conan
    Conan
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  7. 6. The Story Behind "Conan of the Border"
    Swords and Scrolls
  8. 7. [Conan with His Chroniclers]
    Conan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Terry Vraspir
  • L. Jámal Walton