Conan the Barbarian #89 [Regular Edition]
(August 1978)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 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]
Barcode
0714860249808
Editing
Roy Thomas; Jim Shooter
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 Sword and the Serpent-Men! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Thoth-Amon
Reprints

The Sword and the Serpent (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos ?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
C-890
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan [Amra]; Belit; Zula; Jullah the Forgotten One (mentioned); the Nemedian Skeptics (mentioned); Councilor; King Ctesphon III [Neftha]; Hath-Horeb (mentioned); Black Ring [Ptor-Nubis (mentioned); Shu-Onoru (mentioned); Thoth-Amon]; Akhose; the Priests of Set; Serpent-Men [Belit (impostor, dies); M'Gora (impostor); Zula (impostor, dies)]; the Serpent-Thing (dies)
Synopsis
Conan, Zula and Belit battle snake creatures to leave the catacombs. Thoth-Amon becomes Neftha's advisor.
Reprints
Keywords
Forbidden Tunnel; Luxor; Serpent Amulet; Serpent Ring; Serpent-Throne; Stygia

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

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
George Perez (illustration)
Inks
Klaus Janson (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

An editorial by Roy Thomas announces the Conan comic strip. Letter from Eric Kelly. Includes a house ad for Marvel Super Special # 4 (the Beatles).

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sword and the Serpent-Men!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Sword and the Serpent
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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