Conan the Barbarian #171 [Newsstand]
(June 1985)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.65 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
0714860249806
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover was censored by Marvel, the original art piece do have blood on the sword.
art and additional infos by Michel Maillot and the John Buscema checklist.

Barbarian Death Song (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Armando Gil
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Tasmara; Tasmara's father; King of Nemedia; Nemedian Army [Anton; General Vargue]; Nemedian Honor Guard; priests; Aquilonian Army; Serena; Brotherhood of the Falcon; Raptor (mentioned); Baron Gerdeg (dies); tavern keeper; Hyperborean Snow-Falcon
Synopsis
A girl with a special jewel foretells Conan's impending entombment in a Nemedian sarcophagus.
Reprints
Keywords
Belverus; Black Lotus; gem; goats; Nemedia; Numalia

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

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

Script
Jim Shooter
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Conan

Indexer Notes

Letters from Clint Hamilton, Steve Fuller, Chuck Bost, Rhea Jones, Sandra Heyward, Allen Johnson, Albert De Groeve, Mark Allmen, Craig Lloyd and Bryan Bresler.

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