(1986)

Federal, 1984? Series
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Price:
1.25 AUD; 1.50 NZD
Pages:
68 ?
On-sale date:
1986
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Federal Publishing Company Proprietary Limited
Brand:
Marvel Australian Edition
Editing:
?
Color:
Black and White Interior; Color Cover
Dimensions:
Standard Modern
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
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:
?

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

The Dark Blade of Jergal Zadh (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Letters:
?
Editing:
Larry Hama (original editor); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (original assistant editor); Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Cleolanthe [Witch-Woman] (dies); Elder Gods (mentioned); Jergal Zadh [High Lord of Evil]; Demonic Horde (die)
Synopsis:
Jergal Zadh discovers that Conan will one day be king and sends Cleolanthe after him. Cleolanthe tricks Conan into using the soul-stealing Dark Blade. Falling in love with him, Cleolanthe turns against Zadh and stops Conan from using the Blade. Without Zadh's powers keeping her youthful, Cleolanthe embraces Conan one last time and crumbles to dust.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Cimmeria; Dark Blade; Netherworld

The Bird Men of Akah Ma'at! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Letters:
Janice Chiang
Editing:
Larry Hama (original editor); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (original assistant editor); Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Alhambra (first appearance); the winged people of Akah Ma'at (first appearance); the Ur-Xanarrah (first appearance; villains); Raskos B'quen (first appearance; villain)
Reprints:

The Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script:
Michael Fleisher
Pencils:
Gary Kwapisz
Inks:
Bob Camp
Letters:
Janice Chiang
Editing:
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (original editor); Jim Shooter (original editor-in-chief)

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:
Keywords:
Akah Ma'at; Cimmeria; Citadel of Ur-Xanarrh; Keshan Panther; Power Batons; Power Cylinder; Royal Palace of Akah Ma'at; Syterna; the Chamber of Pain; Ur-Xanarrh
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Dark Blade of Jergal Zadh
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. The Bird Men of Akah Ma'at!
    Conan the Barbarian
  4. 3. The Man-Bats of Ur-Xanarrh
    Conan the Barbarian
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