(1976)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
annually
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [starburst]
Barcode
0714860292365
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound (#2); Saddle-stitched (#7-12)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Attack of the Midnight Monster! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Rich Buckler
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Thoth-Amon; Slave of the Ring
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Buckler. Dan Adkins previously credited with inks by Nick Caputo.

Prologue (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Yong Montano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan the Cimmerian; Belit; Black Corsairs; Frost Giant's Sons; King Numedides (dead); Picts
Synopsis
Prologue to the main story
Reprints

The Phoenix on the Sword (Table of Contents: 2)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 31 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Vicente Alcazar
Inks
Yong Montano
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Novak; Pat Condoy ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Epemitreus the Sage; Count Trocero; Publius; General Prospero; Black Legion; King Numa; Aesir (mentioned); Vanir (mentioned); Cult of Mitra; Inner Circle of Priests; Officer; Kull (illusion); Ascalante (dies); Rebel Four [Baron Dion (dies); Gromel (dies); Rinaldo (dies); Count Volmana (dies)]; Thoth-Amon; Black Ring (mentioned); Ymir (mentioned); King Ctesphon (mentioned); Set (mentioned); Slave of the Ring [Midnight Monster] (dies)
Reprints
Keywords
Aquilonia; Black Stone Corridor; Golamira; Nemedia; Phoenix-Guarded Tome; Serpent Ring; Stygia; Tarantia; Thune

Indexer Notes

Adapted from REH's "The Phoenix On the Sword".

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

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Hulk; Valkyrie; the Thing; Falcon; Spider-Man; Vision; Captain America; Conan; Scarlet Witch

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Roy Thomas; Glenn Lord
Pencils
John Buscema (illustration)
Inks
John Buscema (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Conan

Indexer Notes

Roy Thomas and Glen Lord relate how Robert E. Howard's Kull story "By This Ax I Rule" was later revised to become his first Conan story.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Attack of the Midnight Monster!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Prologue
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. The Phoenix on the Sword
    Conan the Barbarian
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Block
  • Stephane PETIT
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Dave Robinson
  • Terry Vraspir