Conan the Barbarian #196 [Newsstand Edition]
(July 1987)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
071486024989 07
Editing:
Larry Hama (Editor); Pat Redding (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

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #196 [Direct Edition].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Inks:
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Red Sonja

The Beast (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils:
Val Semeiks
Inks:
Geof Isherwood (finishes)
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Andy Kubert

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Red Sonja; Kobe; Anneka; Shapur; Mad Simeon; Keiv; Kaleb; Solaise; Sedrick; General Freja; Bahkt; Devourer of Souls
Synopsis:
Devourer gives Bahkt power to battle Conan; Sonja returns to harass Conan. A dinosaur wanders into the village and stirs things up.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Noah D. Henson, Chad Butler, Ken Ferguson, C. C. C. C., Marie Hendren, Edward C. Aselman Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Beast
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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