The Chronicles of Conan #10 - When Giants Walk the Earth and Other Stories
(March 2006)

Dark Horse, 2003 Series
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Volume
10
Price
16.95 USD
Pages
172
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
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ISBN
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Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor); Archie Goodwin (original consulting editor); Jeremy Barlow (reprint editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
17 cm x 26 cm
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Coated stock
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
collected edition

When Giants Walk the Earth and Other Stories (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
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Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

[none] (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Chaykin (layouts); Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

[none] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
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Letters
typeset

Vengeance in Asgalun (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: Tigris and city of Asgalun. Belit confronts Nim-Karrak and discovers her father's still alive. Kawaku disobeys Belit.
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He Who Waits -- In The Well of Skelos! (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: Tigris and unnamed island where Belit stores her gold. Kawaku leads an unsuccessful mutinee against Belit. Belit, M'gora, and Laranga save Conan's life.
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The Battle at the Black Walls! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Joe Rosen
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: Tigris and black-walled sea-port city of Khemi. Thoth-Amon visits Conan in a dream. Conan and Belit rescue Neftha from a Stygian ship, fight a sea-serpent, and torch the Khemi navy.
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The Hawk-Riders of Harakht! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: City of Khemi and river Styx. Belit is captured by hawk-riders of Harakht. Conan kills a hawk-rider, giant hawk and a crocodile. Conan prepares to rescue Belit.
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Swordless in Stygia (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: City of Harakht. Conan enters Harakht to rescue Belit who is held captive by Hor-Neb.
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When Giants Walk the Earth! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: City of Harakht. Conan fights the giant Gol-Thir and saves Belit's life in an arena.
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The Lost Valley of Iskander! (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Howard Chaykin (layouts); Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
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Letters
John Costanza

Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "The Valley of Iskander" by Robert E. Howard.

Trial by Combat (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Howard Chaykin (layouts); Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Denise Wohl

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: city of Attalus. Conan defeats Ptolemy and Becomes King of Attalus. Stygians attack Attalus. Aristo dies.
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "The Valley of Iskander" by Robert E. Howard.

The Eye of the Serpent (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Howard Chaykin (layouts); Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Denise Wohl (page 1); Tom Orzechowski (pp. 2-6, uncredited); Joe Rosen (pp.7-31, uncredited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Synopsis
Setting: city of Attalus. Conan, as king of Attalus defends it from Stygian attackers, killing Hun-ya-di. He then returns the crown to Ptolemy.
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Indexer Notes

"Adapted from the short story "The Valley of Iskander" by Robert E. Howard. Lettering information 2005 by Steven Tice.

...And the World Trembled Beneath His Feet (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Thomas gives background on the creation of the stories in this volume.

Also From Dark Horse Comics! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 4 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. When Giants Walk the Earth and Other Stories
    Conan
  2. 1. [none]
    Conan
  3. 2. [none]
  4. 3. Vengeance in Asgalun
    Conan the Barbarian
  5. 4. He Who Waits -- In The Well of Skelos!
    Conan the Barbarian
  6. 5. The Battle at the Black Walls!
    Conan the Barbarian
  7. 6. The Hawk-Riders of Harakht!
    Conan the Barbarian
  8. 7. Swordless in Stygia
    Conan the Barbarian
  9. 8. When Giants Walk the Earth!
    Conan the Barbarian
  10. 9. The Lost Valley of Iskander!
    Conan the Barbarian
  11. 10. Trial by Combat
    Conan the Barbarian
  12. 11. The Eye of the Serpent
    Conan the Barbarian
  13. 12. ...And the World Trembled Beneath His Feet
  14. 13. Also From Dark Horse Comics!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
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