Conan the Barbarian #16 [Regular Edition]
(July 1972)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Stan Lee
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

Night of the Frost-Giants! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed) [as Barry Smith]
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed) [as Barry Smith]
Colors:
Barry Smith
Letters:
?

Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

coloring credits acknowledged by Barry Windsor-Smith in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005]

The Frost Giant's Daughter (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Hymdul; Horsa; Niord; Gorm; Atali; Frost Giants
Synopsis:
Setting: Snowy battlefield. Conan chases Atali across the snow, slays her two frost giant brothers, and catches her. Her father, Ymir then takes her from Conan.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story by Robert E. Howard; coloring credits acknowledged by Barry Windsor-Smith in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005]

The Sword and the Sorcerers! (Table of Contents)

Starr the Slayer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors:
Barry Windsor-Smith
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Trull the Wizard; Morro; Starr the Slayer
Synopsis:
Setting: Zardath. In this early prototype of Conan, Starr the Slayer kills a Wizard, then travels to the present and kills his writer.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Smith recolored story, as noted in the letters page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Night of the Frost-Giants!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Frost Giant's Daughter
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. The Sword and the Sorcerers!
    Starr the Slayer
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