Conan the Barbarian #136 [Direct Edition]
(July 1982)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (Editor); Danny Fingeroth (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Dratha

A Cracker Jack Story (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Scottie; Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The River of Death (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi; Mel Candido
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Dratha [Demoness of the River] (first appearance; villain; death); Eral (first appearance); Kalara (first appearance; death); Kalara's child (first appearance); Dralos (first appearance); Monks (die)
Synopsis:
Conan saves Kalara's child from the Monks, who sought to sacrifice her to the river demon, Dratha. Allying with Kalara's brother, Eral, Conan kills Dratha to save the child. Conan and Eral let Dralos, another river demon, reclaim the child after discovering it is his son.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Black River [Yaba Nutchi]; Bossonian Marshes; Gunderland; Loch Gildis [Lake of Gold]; Thunder River

A Dungeons & Dragons Adventure! [The Woods of Oakthorn] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Dungeons & Dragons / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 0.7 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Randy Cabe, Mark Morey, Ben Frazier, John Langan, Jeff Kellner and Carlos Dominguez.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. A Cracker Jack Story
    Scottie; Cracker Jack
  3. 2. The River of Death
    Conan the Barbarian
  4. 3. A Dungeons & Dragons Adventure! [The Woods of Oakthorn]
    Dungeons & Dragons
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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