John Buscema (breakdowns); Ernie Chan (finished art)
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Conan; Jenna; Hajii (flashback); Night-God (flashback); Garakaa (flashback); Slave-Trader; Erlik [God of Evil and Death] (mentioned); the Converted (die); Rock-Thing (destroyed); "Taloned Death" (dies); People of the Black Jewel [Myya L'rrasleff (dies)]
Countryside southwest of Shem: Conan saves Jenna from a swordsman. Jenna is covered with leprosy-like boils. Conan also catches the disease. Conan & Jenna climb mountain, enter castle, and kill alien Myya L'rrasleff which rids them of the disease.