Conan the Barbarian #116 [Newsstand]
(November 1980)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860249811
Editing
Louise Jones; 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) #116 [Direct].


The Crawler in the Mists! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Neal Adams; Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Rasto
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Buscema pencils and Adams inks credits from Steven Tice. Nick Caputo adds that Giordano also assisted on the inks. The cover reprints the first page of the "Crawler in the Mists" story from the Power Records book. Original art page is whole stats. Additional art information from Michel Maillot and the John Buscema checklist.

Crawler in the Mist! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Len Wein; J. M. Dematteis (see notes)
Pencils
John Buscema (breakdowns); Neal Adams (finished art); John Buscema (additional art)
Inks
Neal Adams; John Buscema (additional art)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Michael Higgins [as Marv Bullpen]; Irv Watanabe [as Marv Bullpen]; ? [as Marv Bullpen]

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Rasto (a trader); M'najj
Synopsis
Conan is bit by a poisonous snake. Rasto binds Conan for a slave, but Conan defeats him. They enter desert ghost city of Kamalla and fight M'najj, a sorcerer from another world in the shape of a slug.
Reprints
Keywords
desert; Kamalla; Shadizar

Indexer Notes

Story takes place between issues #12 and #13 of Conan the Barbarian. There are three additional pages penciled and inked by John Buscema and additional scripting by Dematteis. Original story from the Power record comic book was 19 pages (additional info by Michel Maillot and the John Buscema checklist).

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Crawler in the Mists!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Crawler in the Mist!
    Conan the Barbarian
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