(September 1989)

Marvel, 1987 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.25 USD; 3.00 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
A Marvel Magazine [plain text]
Barcode
071486029281 09
Editing
Craig Anderson (credited); Renée Witterstaetter (credited as Renee Witterstaetter) (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Barr (credited) (signed as Ken Barr)
Inks
Ken Barr (credited) (signed as Ken Barr)
Colors
Ken Barr ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

[The People of the Black Circle, Chapter 2] Part I, On to Yimsha (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Alfredo Alcala (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
She was born almost a goddess...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Yasmina; Yar Afzal; Bhunda Chand (flashback; cameo); Ashida; Khemsa; Gitara
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the Robert E Howard story "People of the Black Circle". Part 2 of 4.

[The People of the Black Circle, Chapter 2] Part II: The Mountain of the Black Seers (Table of Contents: 2)

Conan / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Alfredo Alcala (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trying to sit erect on the rocking saddlebow even as she clutches her captor...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Yasmina; Khemsa; Gitara
Synopsis
Conan and Yasmina flee the Wazulis but are attacked later by Khemsa and Gitara. During the battle, four wizards appear and take their revenge on Khemsa and take Yasmina from Conan.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "The People of the Black Circle" by Robert E. Howard.

Master of Shadows (Table of Contents: 3)

Red Sonja / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Christy Marx (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Tony DeZuniga (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Warrior-woman stretches languidly upon the warm stone bench...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Red Sonja; House of Shadow (Shadow Master, introduction, death)
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Carrillo (signed)
Inks
Fred Carrillo (signed)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan on the neck of a beast with sword raised, defending a girl in the foreground.

Death Song of Conan the Cimmerian (Table of Contents: 5)

Conan / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited) (adaptation); Lin Carter (credited) (original poem)
Pencils
Jess Jodloman (credited)
Inks
Jess Jodloman (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
A poem that covers the life of Conan.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the poem "The Death Song of Conan the Cimmerian" by Lin Carter.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Jusko (credited)
Inks
Joe Jusko (credited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan, standing on a rock edge, holding a bloody ax and sword, looking down at a vanquished foe.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
John Buscema (credited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan, sitting with his chin on his hand which is holding a sword, point down and touching the ground.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Day (credited) (signed as Gene Day)
Inks
Gene Day (credited) (signed as Gene Day)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan, with sword in hand and shield held up with a bat-creature flying above him, on a moonlit night.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Zeck (credited)
Inks
Mike Zeck (credited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan, facing monsters while chained to the outside barred gate of a cell with a woman inside, with a wizard in the background on stairs.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (credited) (signed as G K)
Inks
Gil Kane (credited) (signed as G K)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja
Synopsis
Conan and Red Sonja on steps facing an attacking horde with a hooded wizard's head in the background.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Pinups from the Past / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kerry Gammill (credited)
Inks
Kerry Gammill (credited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Synopsis
Conan in water cave.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gary Kwapisz (signed)
Inks
Gary Kwapisz (signed)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan, standing with a two-handed grip on his sword, a girl at his feet while facing a bear standing on two feet with his front legs spread wide.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  2. 1. [The People of the Black Circle, Chapter 2] Part I, On to Yimsha
    Conan
  3. 2. [The People of the Black Circle, Chapter 2] Part II: The Mountain of the Black Seers
    Conan
  4. 3. Master of Shadows
    Red Sonja
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  6. 5. Death Song of Conan the Cimmerian
    Conan
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Pinups from the Past
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Conan
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