Conan the Barbarian #199 [Direct]
(October 1987)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
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 has variants.


[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; Devourer of Souls; Dark Horse; Solaise; Sedrick

Revelation in the Mists (Table of Contents: 1)

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
Janice Chiang

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja; Kobe; Keiv; Anneka; Solaise; Kaleb the Destroyer; Mad Simeon; Sedrick; General Freja (dead); Elder Gods; Brule the Spear-Slayer (flashback); Kull (flashback); Child of the Elder Gods; Council of Seven (flashback); Devourer of Souls [Wrarrl]
Synopsis
Devourer captures Solaise and removes Kaleb's enchantment which keeps him young and powerful. The origins of Solaise, Kaleb and Sedrick are revealed. Red Sonja believes her warrior strength is gone, since the demon Bahkt defeated her.
Reprints
Keywords
Bhoraji; bottomless sack of gold; Eye of Namut; Forest of the Eternal Verities; Koth; river of blood; Staff of the Elder Gods; Temple of Mitra

Indexer Notes

Storyline continues in Conan Annual (Marvel, 1973 series) #12.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Larry Hama; Pat Redding
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kevin Hall, Lanny Tucker, Rik Hunik, Steven Bock, David Tongers, Peter Stringer and Joseph Kutniewski III.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Larry Hama

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Revelation in the Mists
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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