King Conan #8 [Direct]
(December 1981)

Marvel, 1980 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1981
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color cover and interior
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #1-#3)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


A Queen Reclaimed! (Table of Contents)

King Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Indexer Notes

Inker credit from Bob McLeod via the GCD Error List.

A Queen Reclaimed! (Table of Contents: 1)

King Conan / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

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

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Conn; Zenobia; Crom (introduction); Yah Chieng (villain, death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the novel "Conan the Avenger" by L. Sprague DeCamp and Bjorn Nyberg.

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

King Conan / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Mark Ryan, Gregg Stein, Samuel Katz, Napoleon Zivkovic, Kalani Lee.

Spider-Man's Dream Girl! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Conan Triumphant! (Table of Contents: 4)

A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Keith Pollard (signed)
Inks
Keith Pollard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Rick Parker ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan

Winged Death! (Table of Contents: 5)

A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ernie Chan (signed)
Inks
Ernie Chan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints

Combat in a Time-Lost Land! (Table of Contents: 6)

A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Queen Reclaimed!
    King Conan
  2. 1. A Queen Reclaimed!
    King Conan
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    King Conan
  4. 3. Spider-Man's Dream Girl!
    Spider-Man; Hostess
  5. 4. Conan Triumphant!
    A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery
  6. 5. Winged Death!
    A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery
  7. 6. Combat in a Time-Lost Land!
    A Hyborian Pin-Up Gallery
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Tice
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