Conan the Barbarian #25 [Regular Edition]
(April 1973)

Marvel, 1970 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1973
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas

Issue Notes

The Murderous Mirrors of Kharam-Akkad (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane; Ralph Reese ? (layout see notes)
Inks
Ralph Reese
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Kharam-Akkad; Melissandra
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Gil Kane pencils per # 36 letters page and confirmed by Roy Thomas in a phone call. Overstreet erroneously credited John Buscema.

Reese layouts per Alex Johnson (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5281)

Reese inks per Nick Caputo (GCD Error List, 29 August 2006)

The Mirrors of Kharam Akkad (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited); Barry Windsor-Smith (credited as Barry Smith)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
Sal Buscema (credited as S. Buscema); John Severin (credited as J. Severin) (pages 4-5)
Colors
Marie Severin (credited)
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Job Number
1302Z
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Eannatum; Yezdiggerd; Melissandra; Kharam-Akkad (death); Kull the Conqueror (in flashback); Brule the Spear-Slayer (in flashback); The Tarim; Tuzun Thune (introduction, death)
Synopsis
Prince Yezdigerd prepares to storm Makkalet.
Reprints
Keywords
Akkad; City of Makkalet

Indexer Notes

Pages 4 and 5 are based on the Robert E. Howard, King Kull short story "The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune".

Four or Five Phenomenal Flashes, Fitfully Fashioned to Fight Lethargy! (Or: Those Wedding Bells are Waking Up That Old Bullpen Gang of Mine!) (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Special Barbarian Bulletin (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Murderous Mirrors of Kharam-Akkad
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Mirrors of Kharam Akkad
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. Four or Five Phenomenal Flashes, Fitfully Fashioned to Fight Lethargy! (Or: Those Wedding Bells are Waking Up That Old Bullpen Gang of Mine!)
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Special Barbarian Bulletin
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Q
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Chris Boyko