Conan the King #28 [Direct]
(May 1985)

Marvel, 1984 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1985
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Larry Hama (editor); Pat Redding (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

King Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mary Wilshire (signed)
Inks
Mike Kaluta [as MW Kaluta] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja

Call of the Wild (Table of Contents: 1)

King Conan / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Zelenetz ?
Pencils
Marc Silvestri
Inks
Geof Isherwood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Red Sonja; Prospero; Publius; Trocero; Black Dragons [Captain Tarquin]; Lady Radegund; Taurus; Queen Zenobia; Lysander; Queen Ayelet; Sacred Minister of Mitra; Shemite soldiers; Baron Maloric (mentioned); Kushite Guardsmen (die); Necromancer (corpse)
Synopsis
Conan is informed that Queen Ayelet has been captured and he sends troops to investigate. Conan helps Red Sonja raid a Death Barge and rethinks his kingship. Red Sonja leaves him behind and Conan attends his daughter's birthday.
Reprints
Keywords
Aquilonia; Black Boar Inn; Death Barge; Eye of the Necromancer; horses; Royal Castle; Royal Woods; Tarantia; Temple of Mitra

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Tanya Sempf, Myles Reiff, Mark Salom, Charles David Haskell, and Trevor MacDonald. This Page also contains the Statement of Ownership.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    King Conan
  2. 1. Call of the Wild
    King Conan
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    King Conan
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