Conan the Barbarian #154 [Direct Edition]
(January 1984)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Louise Jones (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:
Gary Kwapisz (signed)
Inks:
Gary Kwapisz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan

Indexer Notes

Lower right part has 'stamp' for "Assistant Editors Month". In keeping with the tongue in cheek nature of most of these issues, the cover dress along the top of the title resembles the checkerboard design of early 60s DC comics. Even has DC style bullet with Conan- MC & Marvel Comics.

The Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
Gary Kwapisz
Inks:
Bob Camp
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Raskos B'quen (villain; death); Giant Dragonflies; Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh [Captain Durzzak (first appearance; villain; death); Princess Lyzala (first appearance; villain; death); King Ur-Xanarrh]; Bird-Men of Akah Ma'at [Alhambra; King of Akah Ma'at (first appearance); Thaltar (death)]; Demon-Beast (death); Cloud-Hawk (death); the Rat (mentioned); the Great Fanged Bat (mentioned); Garn
Synopsis:
Raskos tries to form an alliance with the Man-Bats against Conan and the Bird-Men but is killed by Lyzala. Conan leads the Bird-Men in victory against the Man-Bats. Alhambra kills Lyzala to save Conan and then returns him to Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Akah Ma'at; the Chamber of Pain; Cimmeria; Citadel of Ur-Xanarrh; Keshan Panther; Power Batons; Power Cylinder; Royal Palace of Akah Ma'at; Syterna; Ur-Xanarrh

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    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh
    Conan the Barbarian
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