(October 1973)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1973-06-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Marvel Monster Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
magazine size
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The City Time Forgot (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema (painting)
Inks:
John Buscema (painting)
Colors:
John Buscea (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

Red Nails (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]; Pablo Marcos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Valeria (introduction); Conan; Chicmec; Techotl
Synopsis:
Conan and Valeria enter a mysterious walled city. After they become separated, Valeria discovers that the city is indeed inhabited.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert E. Howard's story; Adapted from Robert E. Howard's story; as per "Still Waiting For The Absolute BWS Conan Volumes" in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005], Smith subsequently reinked [including the 2 pages Marcos inked at the end of chapter one] the entire story, added additional details to splash page and elsewhere, and colored the story for its reprint in Marvel Treasury Edition (Marvel, 1974 series) #4.

Dark Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Cimmeria (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert E. Howard's poem.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Crusader / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Crusader [El Alemain]; Sir John O'Dare (Death); Tenga Khan (Intro, Death)
Reprints:

[Tower of Shadows #10 - alternate cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Letters:
?

Characters:
King Kull
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

only printing of alternate unused cover for Tower of Shadows #10

The Skull of Silence (Table of Contents)

Kull / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original presentation was in color.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The City Time Forgot
    Conan
  2. 1. Red Nails
    Conan
  3. 2. Dark Tomorrow
  4. 3. Cimmeria
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Crusader
  6. 5. [Tower of Shadows #10 - alternate cover]
  7. 6. The Skull of Silence
    Kull
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • emanuel maris
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Max Capp