Conan the Barbarian #203 [Newsstand]
(February 1988)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
071486024989
Editing
Michael Higgins (editor); Pat Redding (managing editor); Tom DeFalco (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 is a variant of Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #203 [Direct].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Inks
Geof Isherwood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Thulsa Doom; Anneka

Wrath of the Necromancer! (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (plot, script); Val Semeiks (plot)
Pencils
Val Semeiks
Inks
Geof Isherwood (finishes)
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Kobe; Anneka; Shapur (corpse); Thulsa Doom
Synopsis
Thulsa Doom seeks to drain Conan's life force into himself.
Reprints
Keywords
House of Shades; Ophir; Temple of Set

Indexer Notes

Thulsa Doom calls Conan 'King' repeatedly. Conan was appointed King of El Shah Maddoc in issue 190, although he never got the chance to claim that role.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Rod Ramos (signed)
Inks
Rod Ramos (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Bob Budiansky

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

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

Script
Mike Higgins; Pat Redding
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ali Afshari, Dave Glenn, Clifford Jackson II, Jeff A. Clark and Charles Novinskie.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Wrath of the Necromancer!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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