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  • Issue #2
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 2
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    Conan stars in "Black Colossus." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Also in this issue: "Blackmark," script and art by Gil Kane (reprinting chapter 2 from the Bantam Books paperback); a King Kull/Brule story, "The Beast From the Abyss," script by Steve Englehart, pencils by Howard Chaykin, inks by the Crusty Bunkers (Neal Adams, Russ Heath, and others, probably including Dick Giordano, Ralph Reese, and Alan Weiss); and "Chronicles of the Sword," an article by Lin Carter with illustrations by Alan Weiss, Al Milgrom, and Joe Staton. Letter to the editor from comic writer Ralph Macchio. (Letters page illustrations include Gil Kane/Adams and Barry Windsor-Smith reprinted panels). Mike Zeck frontispiece. Neal Adams cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #3
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 3
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    Conan stars in "At the Mountains of the Moon-God." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Pablo Marcos. Conan also stars in "Demons of the Summit." Script by Thomas, art by Tony DeZuniga. Adapted from the story by Bjorn Nyberg. Blackmark stars in "The Testing of Blackmark." Script and art by Gil Kane (art assist by Neal Adams); reprints chapter 3 of the Bantam Books paperback. Kull stars in "Kull of Atlantis." Text by Robert E. Howard (from the story "Exile of Atlantis"), art by Barry Windsor-Smith. Article about Kull, "The First Barbarian," by Lin Carter with illustrations by John Severin. Letter to the editor from writer Harlan Ellison. Alfredo Alcala frontispiece. Michael Kaluta cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #5
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 5

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    Conan stars in "A Witch Shall Be Born." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by the Tribe (Tony DeZuniga and others). Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. 5-page Conan portfolio by Robert Kline. "Kingdoms and Caravans: A Look At Trade Routes in the Hyborian Age" article by Robert Yaple. Jeff Jones frontispiece. Letter to the editor from writer Bob (Robert) Weinberg. The letters page also contains a photo of "Red Sonja." Boris Vallejo cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #6
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 6
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    • Paper: Off white to white
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    • Label #0001746078
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    Conan stars in "The Sleeper Beneath the Sands." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Sonny Trinidad. This is a sequel to last issue's "A Witch Shall Be Born." Also in this issue: "People of the Dark." Script by Thomas, art by Alex Nino. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. "Gods of the Hyborian Age" (part 1) article by Robert L. Yaple with illustrations by Nino and Duffy Vohland (?). "Can Anything Good Come Out of Cimmeria?" article by Lin Carter with a full-page illustration by Nino. Don Newton frontispiece. Frank Magsino/Alex Nino cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #7
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 7
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    Conan stars in "The Citadel at the End of Time" Written by Roy Thomas. Pencils by John Buscema. Inks by Alfredo Alcala; "The Hyborian Age Chapter 1: The Pre-Cataclysmic Age" Written by Thomas. Art by Walt Simonson. King Kull cameo. Adapted from the essay by Robert E. Howard; "Lines Written in the Realization That I Must Die." Poem by Howard. Art by Barry Windsor-Smith; "The Gods Of The Hyborian Age Part 2: Crom and Mitra: Gods to Swear By" Article by Robert L. Yaple with illustrations by Mike Vosburg and Buscema/Alcala. Details about the gods of Conan's world; "Chronicles Of The Sword Part 4: The King is Dead" Article by Lin Carter with a full-page illustration by Gray Morrow. An informal history of sword and sorcery fiction. Vicente Alcazar frontispiece. Boris Vallejo cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #8
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 8
    • 3/4" spine split from top.

    Conan stars in "The Forever Phial." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Tim Conrad. "Death-Song of Conan the Cimmerian." Poem by Lin Carter (adapted by Thomas), art by Jess Jodloman. Conan stars in "Corsairs Against Stygia." Script by Thomas, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Yong Montano. Adapted from the Robert E. Howard novel "The Hour of the Dragon." Continued from Giant-Size Conan the Barbarian 4. The story concludes in SSOC 10. Also in this issue: "Sorcerer's Summit." Script and art by Bruce Jones. The Hyborian Age (part 2): "The Rise of the Hyborians." Script by Thomas, art by Walt Simonson. Adapted from the essay by Robert E. Howard. "The Elder Gods." Article by Robert Yaple with a full-page illustration by Tim Conrad (?). Tony DeZuniga frontispiece. Frank Brunner cover.

    NOTE: Robert E. Howards novel The Hour of the Dragon starring his most famous character – Conan - was adapted by Roy Thomas, Gil Kane and John Buscema in 6 chapters in Marvel Comics' Giant Size Conan (1974) #1-4 and Savage Sword of Conan (1974-1995 Magazine) #8, 10. – Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

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  • Issue #9
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 9
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    Conan stars in "The Curse of the Cat-Goddess." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Pablo Marcos. King Kull stars in "When a Tiger Returns to Atlantis." Script by Doug Moench, art by Sonny Trinidad. Story continued from Kull and the Barbarians 3. The Gods of the Hyborian Age (part 4): "Demi-Gods and Demons." Article by Robert L. Yaple with illustrations by Pablo Marcos and J. Steinle. 2-page Hyborian Age map by Tim Conrad. 6-page Conan portfolio by Steve Fabian. in "The Conjurer From Cross Plains," Fred Blosser reviews "The Miscast Barbarian" by L. Sprague de Camp. Art by Fabian and Roy Krenkel. John Byrne illustration of Conan for the "Next Issue" ad page. Conrad frontispiece. Boris Vallejo cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #10
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 10
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    Conan stars in "Conan the Conqueror." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by the Tribe (Tony DeZuniga and others). Adapted from the Robert E. Howard novel "The Hour of the Dragon." Story continues from Giant-Size Conan 1-4 and SSOC 8. "Conan the Cannibal." Article by Fred Blosser. "Portrait of the Cimmerian as a Middle-Ages King." Article by Thomas with art from around the world from various Conan books. Letter to the editor from comic writer Jo Duffy. Tim Conrad frontispiece. Boris Vallejo cover.

    NOTE: Robert E. Howards novel The Hour of the Dragon starring his most famous character – Conan - was adapted by Roy Thomas, Gil Kane and John Buscema in 6 chapters in Marvel Comics' Giant Size Conan (1974) #1-4 and Savage Sword of Conan (1974-1995 Magazine) #8, 10. – Odinson, mycomicshop.com Archivist

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  • Issue #18
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 18

    Conan stars in "The Battle of the Towers." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Part three of the adaptation of the Robert E. Howard story "The People of the Black Circle." Solomon Kane stars in "A Battle of Bones." Script by Thomas, art by Howard Chaykin. Adapted from the Howard story. Al Milgrom illustration. Fred Blosser reviews "The Annotated Guide to Robert E. Howard's Sword & Sorcery" by Robert Weinberg in "A Handbook Shall Be Born." Illustrations by John Buscema and Pat Broderick. Blosser reviews Howard's "The Swords of Shahrazar" in "Crimson Blades of Dark Vendhya." Illustrations by Michael Kaluta. Tim Conrad frontispiece. Dan Adkins cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #19
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 19

    Conan stars in "Vengeance in Vendhya." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Alfredo Alcala. The conclusion of the adaptation of Robert E. Howard's "The People of the Black Circle." Solomon Kane stars in "The Castle of the Devil." Script by Don Glut, pencils by Alan Kupperberg, inks by Sonny Trinidad. Buscema portfolio of Howard characters: Conan, King Kull, Red Sonja, and Solomon Kane. Fred Blosser reviews the Glenn Lord book "The Last Celt" in "The Man Who Was Conan." Illustrations by Buscema, Margaret Brundage, and Marcus Boas. Rudy Nebres frontispiece. Kenneth Morris cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #24
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 24
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    Conan stars in "The Tower of the Elephant." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Also in this issue: "Cimmeria." Poem by Howard, pencils by Barry Windsor-Smith, inks by Tim Conrad. Don and Maggie Thompson review "Amra" in "Swackles, Thuds and Blunders." Illustrations by Roy Krenkel. "Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere." Article by Michael C. Mahaney. Vicente Alcazar frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #25
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 25

    Conan stars in "Jewels of Gwahlur." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Dick Giordano. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Solomon Kane stars in "The Cold Hands of Death." Script by Dan Glut, pencils by Steve Gan, inks by Dino Castrillo. Ed Davis frontispiece. Brian Moore cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #26
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 26

    Conan stars in "Beyond the Black River." Script by roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Solomon Kane and Dracula battle in "Retribution in Blood." Script by Don Glut, art by David Wenzel. "The Other Queen of the Black Coast." Article by Fred Blosser. Wenzel frontispiece. Jim Starlin cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #27
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 27
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    Conan stars in "The Children of Jhebbal Sag." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Concluding the adaptation of the Robert E. Howard story "Beyond the Black River." Preview of the Conan syndicated newspaper comic strip by Thomas and Buscema. Fred Blosser reviews the Howard book "Son of the White Wolf" in "Shadow of the White Wolf." Illustrations by Fred Blosser. Pin-ups by Clyde Caldwell, Jeff Easley, Ivan Saxby, and Robert F. Walters. Rudy Nebres frontispiece. Bob Larkin cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #28
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 28

    Conan stars in "the Blood of the Gods." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Adapted from the non-Conan story by Robert E. Howard. Red Sonja photo feature, "Banned in Boston," by Alison Scott. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #29
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 29
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    Conan stars in "Child of Sorcery." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Ernie Chan. Adapted from a Christy Marx story. Red Sonja stars in "The Wizard and Red Sonja Show." Script and art by Frank Thorne. Pin-ups: Solomon Kane (John Byrne/Duffy Vohland), Esau Cairn of "Almuric" (Tim Conrad), Conan (Rich Corben), and Red Sonja (Rudy Nebres). Bruce Patterson portfolio: Belit (Dick Giordano inks), Yasmina (Mike Nasser inks), Valeria (Russ Heath inks), the Frost-Giant's Daughter, Salome (Ralph Reese inks), and Red Sonja (Neal Adams inks). Red Sonja photo feature, "Presenting: the Hyborian Players" by Frank Thorne with photos of Elfquest's Wendy Pini, Linda Behrle, and others dressed as Red Sonja, plus Roy Thomas and Frank Thorne. Letter to the editor from writer (and sometime-Conan novelist) Andrew J. Offutt. One-page memoriam for John Verpoorten by Thomas.Gil Kane frontispiece. Chan cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #30
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 30
    • Water damage.

    Conan stars in "The Scarlet Citadel." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Frank Brunner. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Bran Mak Morn portfolio by Brunner (reprinting the Middle Earth edition). "A Gazetteer of the Hyborian World of Conan" by Lee Falconer (from the book by Starmont House). Illustrations by Alfredo Alcala, Bob Gould/Duffy Vohland, John Buscema/Bill Wray, and Val Mayerik. Letter to the editor from comic writer John Ostrander. Brunner cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #33
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 33

    Conan stars in "The Curse of the Monolith." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Gene Colan, inks by Pablo Marcos. Adapted from the story by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. Solomon Kane stars in "Blades of the Brotherhood." Script by Don Glut, pencils by David Wenzel, inks by Duffy Vohland. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. "A Gazetteer of the Hyborian World of Conan" (part 3) by Lee Falconer. Illustrations by Jeff Easley and John Buscema. "The Tribes From Time's Abyss." Article by Fred Blosser, illustrations by Swenton/Al Gordon and Buscema. Jess Jodloman frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #34
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 34

    Conan stars in "Lair of the Ice Worm." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Alfredo Alcala. Adapted from the story by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. King Kull stars in "The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune." Script by Roy Thomas, art by Mike Ploog. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Solomon Kane stars in "The Moon of Skulls." Script by Don Glut, pencils by David Wenzel, inks by Bill Wray. Adapted from the story by Howard. Illustration by Bob Gould/Duffy Vohland. Preview of the Conan syndicated comic strip by Thomas and John Buscema. Ron Wilson/Joe Rubinstein frontispiece. Ernie Chan cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #37
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 37
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    • Paper: White
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    • Label #1618459010
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    Conan stars in "Sons of the White Wolf." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Sal Buscema, inks by Rudy Nebres. Adapted from the non-Conan Robert E. Howard story. Solomon Kane stars in "Moon of Skulls" (part 2), script by Don Glut, art by David Wenzel. Ernie Chan frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #39
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 39

    Conan stars in "The Legions of the Dead." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Sal Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Adapted from the story by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. Solomon Kane stars in "Moon of Skulls" (part 3), script by Don Glut, art by David Wenzel. Adapted from the story by Robert E. Howard. Nicastre/Wenzel illustration. Rudy Nebres portfolio (Conan twice, Solomon Kane, King Kull, and Red Sonja). "A Gazetteer of the Hyborian World of Conan" (part 7) by Lee Falconer. DeZuniga frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #40
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 40

    Conan stars in "A Dream of Blood." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. This begins an adaptation of the novel "Conan the Buccaneer" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. Fred Blosser reviews the Conan Power Records album in "The (Almost) Forgotten Tales of Conan" with illustrations by Neal Adams and Buscema/Adams. Conan newspaper strips with art by Ernie Chan. "A Gazetteer of the Hyborian World of Conan" (part 8) by Lee Falconer. Anton Caravana frontispiece. Buscema cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #41
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 41

    Conan stars in "The Quest for the Cobra Crown." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. The adaptation of "Conan the Buccaneer" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter continues. Solomon Kane stars in "The Return of Sir Richard Grenville." Script by Thomas (based on the poem by Robert E. Howard), art by David Wenzel. Fred Blosser reviews "Conan's World and Robert E. Howard" by Darrell Schweitzer in "Conan's World--and Welcome To It!" Illustration by Kerry Gammill. "The Ballad of Belit." Article by Thomas, illustrations by Buscema, Buscema/Ernie Chan, and Marie Severin. Chan frontispiece. Earl Norem cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #42
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 42
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    Conan stars in "The Devil-Tree of Gamburu." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. The adaptation of "Conan the Buccaneer" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter continues. Bran Mak Morn and King Kull star in "Kings of the Night." Script by Thomas, art by David Wenzel. Adapted from the Robert E. Howard story. "A Gazetteer of the Hyborian World of Conan" (part 9) by Lee Falconer. Illustrations by Tom Yeates and Buscema. DeZuniga frontispiece. Bob Larkin cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #43
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 43

    Conan stars in "King Thoth-Amon." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. this concludes the adaptation of "Conan the Buccaneer" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. Bran Mak Morn and King Kull star in "The Pass of Death." Script by Thomas, art by David Wenzel. This concludes the adaptation of the Robert E. Howard story "Kings of the Night." "Notes on Various Peoples of the Hyborian Age," essay by Howard. Illustrations by Ernie Chan, Alfredo Alcala, and Anton Caravana. Fred Blosser reviews Howard's "Skull-Face" in "The Deadly Claws of Kathulos." Illustrations by Steve Leialoha. DeZuniga frontispiece. Bob Larkin cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #44
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 44

    Conan stars in "The Star of Khorala." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by Sal Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Conan pin-ups by DeZuniga, Marshall Rogers, and Ernie Chan; Red Sonja pin-ups by Joe Jusko and Will Meugniot. "Notes on Hyborian Heraldry and Cartography," article by Lee Falconer. "Conan the Conquistador," article by Douglas Menville. DeZuniga frontispiece. Bob Larkin cover. Cover price $1.00.

  • Issue #49
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 49

    Conan stars in "When Madness Wears the Crown." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. Beginning the adaptation of "Conan the Liberator" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. Non-Conan back-up story, "Woman From Khitai." Script by Don Glut, pencils by Gary Brodsky, inks by DeZuniga. "Chains and Fetters: A Study of Slavery in the Hyborian Age" (part 2) essay by Jim Neal. Illustrations by Neal Adams (reprinted from earlier issues). DeZuniga frontispiece. Nestor Redondo cover. Cover price $1.25.

  • Issue #50
    Savage Sword of Conan (1974 Magazine) 50

    Conan stars in "Swords Across the Alimane." Script by Roy Thomas, pencils by John Buscema, inks by Tony DeZuniga. This continues the adaptation of "Conan the Liberator" by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter. "Conan at Fifty," a retrospective by Thomas. Danny Bulanadi frontispiece. Nestor Redondo cover. Cover price $1.25.