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(April 1977)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
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Indicia frequency:
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
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Brand:
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Barcode:
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Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
Magazine
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Battle with the Death Wizards (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Adkins (signed; painting)
Inks:
Dan Adkins (signed; painting)
Colors:
Dan Adkins (signed; painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tim Conrad (signed)[as Tac]
Inks:
Tim Conrad (signed)[as Tac]

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

The Battle of the Towers (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Ondira; Khemsa; Kerim Shah
Synopsis:
Conan learns that the Afguli clans have turned on him, so he plans to rescue Yasmina alone but is joined by Kerim Shah and his men who agree to join Conan.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the short story "People of the Black Circle" by Robert E. Howard

Yasmina Knows Stark Terror (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Yasmina; Master of Yimsha
Synopsis:
Yasmina awakes to find she has been captured by the Master of Yimsha.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the short story "People of the Black Tower" by Robert E. Howard

The Castle of the Wizards (Part 3) (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Kerim Shah
Synopsis:
Conan, Kerim Shah, and his men battle the acolytes of the Black Seers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the short story "People of the Black Circle" by Robert E. Howard
continued next issue.

A Handbook Shall Be Born (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Blosser
Pencils:
John Buscema; Pat Broderick (signed)
Inks:
John Buscema; Pat Broderick (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Crimson Blades of Dark Vendhya (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Blosser
Pencils:
Michael Kaluta
Inks:
Michael Kaluta
Letters:
typeset

pin-up (Table of Contents)

Solomon Kane / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom (signed AM)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed AM)
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

Rattle of Bones (Table of Contents)

Solomon Kane / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Solomon Kane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the short story "Rattle of Bones" by Robert E. Howard

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Battle with the Death Wizards
    Conan
  2. 1. [Frontispiece]
    Conan
  3. 2. The Battle of the Towers
    Conan
  4. 3. Yasmina Knows Stark Terror (Part 2)
    Conan
  5. 4. The Castle of the Wizards (Part 3)
    Conan
  6. 5. A Handbook Shall Be Born
  7. 6. Crimson Blades of Dark Vendhya
  8. 7. pin-up
    Solomon Kane
  9. 8. Rattle of Bones
    Solomon Kane
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ted Watson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Terry Vraspir
  • L. J├ímal Walton