Conan the Barbarian #28 [Regular Edition]
(July 1973)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 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]
Editing
Roy Thomas
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 has variants.


The Monster of Zembabwei! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Helgi; Zemba
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover credit from Issue 36 letters page

Moon of Zembabwei! (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
1431Z
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Helgi; Zemba [Gorilla God of Zembabwei] (dies); Thutmekri (Stygian); Dalboor (Kushite, dies); M'Gorah (Kushite, dies); Set (mentioned); the Witch-Dancers of Zembabwei (die)
Synopsis
Captured by Dalboor and the Witch-Dancers of Zembabwei, Conan escapes and fights Zemba to save himself and Helgi. Zemba kills Dalmoor before succumbing to wounds inflicted by Conan.
Reprints
Keywords
Golden Idol of Zemba; Ilbars River; Iranistani Desert; Lakhmu (snake); Moon of Zembabwei; rainforest; swamp adder (snake); Zembabwei

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

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Pablo Marcos ? (illustration)
Inks
Pablo Marcos ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

Letters from PSC and Frank Balazs. Includes a house ad for Monsters Unleashed.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster of Zembabwei!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Moon of Zembabwei!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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