(February 1977)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
seven times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Barcode:
0714860292902
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
Magazine
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

credits from letter page


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ernie Chan (painting); Earl Norem (painting)
Inks:
Ernie Chan (painting); Earl Norem (painting)
Colors:
Ernie Chan (painting); Earl Norem (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits from letter page.

Frontispiece (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

On To Yimsha (Part 1) (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Yasmina; Yar Afzal; Bhunda Chand (flashback; cameo); Ashida; Khemsa; Gitara
Synopsis:
When Yar Afzal is killed by Khemsa's sorcery, Conan and Yasmina must flee the Wazuli camp.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Robert E. Howard adaptation

The Mountain Of The Black Seers (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Yasmina; Khemsa; Gitara
Synopsis:
Conan and Yasmina flee the Wazulis but are attacked later by Khemsa and Gitara, but during the battle four wizards appear and take their revenge on Khemsa and take Yasmina from Conan.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Robert E. Howard adaptation.

Continues next issue.

Of Buccaneers And Barachan Pirates (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Blosser
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

article about Robert E. Howard's influences

Hyborian Age - chapter 6 (of 6): The Darkness and the Dawn (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Age / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walt Simonson

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Gorm
Synopsis:
9,500 B.C.: The Aquilonian empire has fallen and the Hyrkanian horde ravages the world. The coming ice age drives the nothern tribes south. Yet another global cataclysm reshapes the continents to their current forms.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Robert E. Howard adaptation. Letters credit from Walt Simonson via GCD Errors list, October 2009.

Curse Of The Black Stone (Table of Contents)

Bran Mak Morn / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert E. Howard (original story); Roy Thomas (adaptation)
Pencils:
Joyce Furman (layouts for 1 page); Tim Conrad (signed Tac)
Inks:
Tim Conrad (signed Tac); Larry Gaydos (background assistant); Joyce Furman (airbrush assistant)
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
historical; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Bran Mak Morn; Titus Sulla; Atla
Synopsis:
Bran Mak Morn seeks the assistance of a witch.
Reprints:

A Toppling of Towers (Table of Contents)

Bran Mak Morn / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert E. Howard (original story); Roy Thomas (adaptation)
Pencils:
Tim Conrad (signed Tac)
Inks:
Tim Conrad (signed Tac)
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
historical; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Bran Mak Morn; Atla; Titus Sulla
Synopsis:
Bran Mak Morn holds the sacred stone of subterranean beast-men hostage until they carry out his revenge on the Romans.
Reprints:

Ad (Table of Contents)

Conan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Adkins
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery

Indexer Notes

cover to next issue

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Swords and Scrolls / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  2. 1. Frontispiece
    Conan
  3. 2. On To Yimsha (Part 1)
    Conan
  4. 3. The Mountain Of The Black Seers (Part 2)
    Conan
  5. 4. Of Buccaneers And Barachan Pirates
  6. 5. Hyborian Age - chapter 6 (of 6): The Darkness and the Dawn
    The Hyborian Age
  7. 6. Curse Of The Black Stone
    Bran Mak Morn
  8. 7. A Toppling of Towers
    Bran Mak Morn
  9. 8. Ad
    Conan
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
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