(October 1971)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
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

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Beware the Wrath of the Bull-God! (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed); Marie Severin (Kull vignette)
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed); Marie Severin (Kull vignette)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Bull of Anu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Severin credit per Nick Caputo, April 2011.

Beware the Wrath of Anu (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Sal Buscema
Colors
Mimi Gold; Barry Smith
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
698-Z
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Burgun; Jenna; Aron; Igon; Red Bull
Synopsis
Conan teams with Burgun in thievery. Burgun is betrayed and hung. Conan avenges his death by killing Aron and a priest. Jenna leaves Conan for Igon. Red Bull is freed and becomes the stars.
Reprints
Keywords
Corinthian City

Indexer Notes

coloring credits acknowledged by Barry Windsor-Smith in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005]

Men of the Shadows (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Knight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Christopher Rule
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Knight [Sir Percy]; Sir Joshua Costain (Villain, introduction); Big Tim (introduction)
Reprints

The King and the Oak (Table of Contents: 3)

Kull / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard; Roy Thomas (adaptation)
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
John Severin
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Kull
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustrated poem. Adapted from poem by Robert E. Howard.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beware the Wrath of the Bull-God!
    Conan
  2. 1. Beware the Wrath of Anu
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. Men of the Shadows
    Black Knight
  4. 3. The King and the Oak
    Kull
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