Conan the Barbarian #152 [Canadian]
(November 1983)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 CAD
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
0714860249811
Editing
Larry Hama (Editor); Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (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
Michael Golden
Inks
Michael Golden
Colors
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Cleolanthe; Jergal Zadh
Keywords
Dark Blade

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Tony Rose as GCD Editor. Original indexer credited John Buscema.

The Dark Blade of Jergal Zadh (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Cleolanthe [Witch-Woman] (dies); Elder Gods (mentioned); Jergal Zadh [High Lord of Evil]; Demonic Horde (die)
Synopsis
Jergal Zadh discovers that Conan will one day be king and sends Cleolanthe after him. Cleolanthe tricks Conan into using the soul-stealing Dark Blade. Falling in love with him, Cleolanthe turns against Zadh and stops Conan from using the Blade. Without Zadh's powers keeping her youthful, Cleolanthe embraces Conan one last time and crumbles to dust.
Reprints
Keywords
Cimmeria; Dark Blade; Netherworld

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

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

Script
Christopher Priest ?
Pencils
Mark Silvestri (illustration)
Inks
Marie Severin (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Chris Hilton, Vince Husley, Tim Treu, and David R. Guzman. Includes a house ad for King Conan #20.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Dark Blade of Jergal Zadh
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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