Conan the Barbarian #115 [Direct]
(October 1980)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing
Roy Thomas (Editor); Mark Gruenwald (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
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.

52-page 10th anniversary issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Buscema [as JB] (signed)
Inks
Ernie Chan [as EC] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja (in shadow)
Reprints

A War of Wizards! (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema (breakdowns); Ernie Chan (finished art)
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Joe Rosen

Job Number
LF-200
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja; Zukala (death); Othbaal; Elysia; King Sumuabi; Karanthes
Synopsis
Conan defeats Red Sonja at swords. Conan captures and brings Karanthes to Zukala in exchange for bringing Belit back to life. When the cost is Red Sonja's life however, Conan kills Zukala instead.
Reprints
Keywords
City of Akkharia

Indexer Notes

note in the credits "Acknowledging the Special Contributions of Cindy Ward, Cat Yronwode, Danette Couto"

The Human Torch Saves the Valley! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Human Torch; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Pencils
John Buscema (illustration)
Inks
John Buscema (illustration)
Colors
George Roussos ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Indexer Notes

Conan pinup. This sequence added 2005 by Steven Tice.

The Hyborian Age of Conan (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A map of Conan's world. This sequence added 2005 by Steven Tice.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Letters page includes letters from 1) Larry Niven (science-fiction author) 2) Glenn Lord (literary agent for Robert E. Howard estate) 3) Bob Weinberg (REH historian).
Also a letter from Geo. W. Proctor.

Indexer Notes

This sequence added 2005 by Steven Tice.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. A War of Wizards!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. The Human Torch Saves the Valley!
    Human Torch; Hostess
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  5. 4. The Hyborian Age of Conan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steve Jenner
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Tice
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