(June 1975)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions
Magazine
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

The Lurkers Below! (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Niño (painted)
Inks
Frank Magsino (painted)
Colors
Frank Magsino (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Newton (signed)
Inks
Don Newton (signed)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

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

Conan / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sonny Trinidad; Alex Niño
Inks
Sonny Trinidad; Alex Niño
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Conan / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Conan retakes the kingdom of Khauran in the name of Queen Taramis...
Genre
sword and sorcery
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Indexer Notes

Excerpt from The Nemedian Chronicles, a map, and introduction to The Sleeper Beneath the Sands.

The Sleeper Beneath the Sands (Table of Contents: 4)

Conan / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Sonny Trinidad
Inks
Sonny Trinidad
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Perhaps, as certain mystics teach, the sun really is the Eye of God.
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Olgerd Vladislav; Dhira Mullah; Ahmed Mullah; Djebal
Synopsis
Olgerd Vladislav captures Conan but in doing so has also awakened the Sleeper Beneath the Sands.
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The Gods of the Hyborian Age, Part One: The Homes of the Gods (Table of Contents: 5)

Gods of the Hyborean Age / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Robert L. Yaple
Pencils
Alex Niño (illustration); Mike Vosburg [as V.] (signed)
Inks
Alex Niño (illustration); Mike Vosburg [as V.] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With this issue of The Savage Sword of Conan, R. L. Yaple begins a long-awaited series...
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Can Any Good Thing Come Out of Cimmeria? (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Lin Carter
Pencils
Alex Niño (signed)
Inks
Alex Niño (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob Howard's failure to sell any more Kull stories...
Characters
Conan
Reprints

People of the Dark (Table of Contents: 7)

Conan / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard (original story); Roy Thomas (adaptation)
Pencils
Alex Niño
Inks
Alex Niño
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I came to Dagon's Cave to kill Richard Brent!
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Richard Brent; Eleanor Rand; Jim O'Brien; Tamera; Gaeric
Synopsis
Jim O'Brien, in the present, plots to kill Richard Brent to win the hand of Eleanor, but a fall in a long-forgotten cavern transports him into the past in the body of Conan where he battles the denizens of the cavern.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "People of the Dark" by Robert E. Howard.

Pages 23 and 24 are in the wrong order.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Swords and Scrolls / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from John Canning, Jerry C. Cleary, Anthony Adams, and Peter Hardy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lurkers Below!
    Conan
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  4. 3. ["Conan retakes the kingdom of Khauran in the name of Queen Taramis..."]
    Conan
  5. 4. The Sleeper Beneath the Sands
    Conan
  6. 5. The Gods of the Hyborian Age, Part One: The Homes of the Gods
    Gods of the Hyborean Age
  7. 6. Can Any Good Thing Come Out of Cimmeria?
  8. 7. People of the Dark
    Conan
  9. 8. ["Slay Him!"]
    Conan
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
  12. 11. ["Next Issue: Citadel at the Center of Time."]
    Conan
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