Conan the Barbarian #31 [Regular Edition]
(October 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

Issue Notes

The Shadow on the Tomb! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (see notes)
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
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Indexer Notes

Cover credit from Conan the Barbarian #36 letters page. Conan's shadow redrawn by Romita.

The Shadow in the Tomb! (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
1595-Z
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Malthuz; Hobar; Toruk
Synopsis
Setting: Hilly Countryside. Conan fights in the Turanian army against the Hill-Men. Conan fights his shadow. Nice twist at end--pay attention to the sword in the last panel.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from "The Thing in the Crypt" (Lancer Books, 1967). wikipedia notes De Camp's and Carter's "story shares many similarities with a tale from the 14th-century Icelandic Grettis saga."

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

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Shadow on the Tomb!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Shadow in the Tomb!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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