(March 1988)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.00 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [plain text]
Barcode
071486029281
Editing
Mike Higgins; Michael Rockwitz
Color
Black and White interior; Color cover
Dimensions
8" x 11"
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan; Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
Neal Adams

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Ka-Zar
Reprints

Curse of the Undead-Man (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan; Red Sonja / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the story "Mistress of Death" by Robert E Howard.

The Thing in the Temple! (Gods of Bal-Sagoth part 2 of 2) (Table of Contents: 2)

Conan / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Fafnir
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the story "Gods of Bal-Sagoth" by Robert E Howard.

The Hyborian Age of Conan (Table of Contents: 3)

Hyborian Age / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Edwards; Eliot R Brown
Pencils
Tony Edwards (design); Eliot R Brown (design)
Inks
Tony Edwards (design); Eliot R Brown (design)
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Hyborian Regional maps done in five sections. Based on a map by Robert E Howard. This is the centerfold.

To End in Flame! (Table of Contents: 4)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas; Gerry Conway
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Sal Buscema
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
809Z
Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu; Barbara Morse (full name not revealed until Astonishing Tales #12); Germans of Lost Lake (Villains); Heinrich Draco (Introduction, Death); Paul Allen (full name not revealed until Astonishing Tales #12); Heida; Gerhad Draco; Captain Christopher (Introduction, Death); Jonathan Christopher
Synopsis
Ka-Zar uncovers the truth that Heinrich Draco and Captain Christopher, the leaders of the two warring factions in New Britannia, know that the war is over and are prolonging it for their own reasons. He and Zabu manage to stop the two when they try to blow up the Savage Land by dropping a bomb into a volcano.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is continued from Astonishing Tales #8.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Conan / illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Gary Kwapisz; Armando Gil ?
Inks
G. L. Barr; Armando Gil ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan; Ka-Zar
  2. 1. Curse of the Undead-Man
    Conan; Red Sonja
  3. 2. The Thing in the Temple! (Gods of Bal-Sagoth part 2 of 2)
    Conan
  4. 3. The Hyborian Age of Conan
    Hyborian Age
  5. 4. To End in Flame!
    Ka-Zar
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Conan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
  • Peter Croome
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  • Tony R. Rose
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