The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6




      The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6
With writers Roy Thomas, Michael Fleisher, and Bruce Jones contributing to The Savage Sword of Conan in the early 1980s, the action filled comics magazine continued its long, successful run exploring the lush and dangerous world of Conan s Hyboria This volume reprints most of the black and white Conan tales from 1981, with the artistic talents of John Buscema, Gil Kane, Ernie Chan, Ernie Colon, Alfredo Alcala, and others adding to the uncensored excitement The Savage Sword creative teams presented in this latest tome deliver timeless adventures featuring Robert E Howard s beloved barbarian, and such classics as the Temple of the Tiger, Dwellers in the Depths, and Moat of Blood are reprinted here for the first time ever Collecting selections from The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian issues 61 through 71, this volume also includes the frontispieces and pinups from each issue, drawn by Alex Toth, Joe Chiodo, Ernie Chan, Carl Potts, Tony de Zuniga, and others New Read [ The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6 ] By [ Roy Thomas ] – heartforum.co.uk

Roy Thomas is a comic book writer and editor, and Stan Lee s first successor as editor in chief of Marvel Comics He is possibly best known for introducing the pulp magazine hero Conan the Barbarian to American comics, with a series that added to the storyline of Robert E Howard s character and helped launch a sword and sorcery trend in comics Thomas is also known for his championing of Golden Age comic book heroes particularly the 1940s superhero team the Justice Society of America and for lengthy writing stints on Marvel s X Men and Avengers, and DC Comics All Star Squadron, among other titles.

United States Books ↠ 
      The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6
 Kindle Author Ö Roy Thomas ✓ – heartforum.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 544 pages
  • The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6
  • Roy Thomas
  • English
  • 22 March 2019
  • 1595823751

10 thoughts on “ The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6

  1. Algernon (Darth Anyan) says:

    5 10 I need to take a break from these stories overindulgence in one s favorite food can make one sick I m getting my fill of mighty barbarian thews and sinuous enchantress curves, of repetitive plots and purple prose 70 issues of the comic have exhausted the original Robert E Howard stories, and the publishers are struggling to come up with anything original Michael Fleisher and Bruce Jones are not up to the talent of long term scriptwriter Roy Thomas, who I hope will return soon to full 5 10 I need to take a break from these stories overindulgence in one s favorite food can make one sick I m getting my fill of mighty barbarian thews and sinuous enchantress curves, of repetitive plots and purple prose 70 issues of the comic have exhausted the original Robert E Howard stories, and the publishers are struggling to come up with anything original Michael Fleisher and Bruce Jones are not up to the talent of long term scriptwriter Roy Thomas, who I hope will return soon to full time em...

  2. Ralph L Jr. says:

    Classic Black and White Conan tales from the 80 s originally published in Marvel Comics legendary Savage sword of Conan BW monthly magazine Loved this stuff Roy Thomas was gone by the end of this book and the quality began to drop with Michael Fleischer writing some ...

  3. Doug says:

    The first few volumes of Dark Horse s collected Savage Sword of Conan are perhaps the gold standard of sword and sorcery comics, and it is a shame that the physical volumes are out of print and some are relatively cost prohibitive to track down in good condition a double shame because while these are perfectly fair volumes, they are paperbacks on cheaper quality paper and not exactly prone to be long term collector s items Likewise it is a shame that the overall quality of content has begun The first few volumes of Dark Horse s collected Savage Sword of Conan are perhaps the gold standard of sword and sorcery comics, and it is a shame that the physical volumes are out of print and some are relatively cost prohibitive to track down in good condition a double shame because while these are perfectly fair volumes, they are paperbacks on cheaper quality paper and not exactly prone to be long term collector s items Likewise it is a shame that the overall quality of content has begun to slip, ceasing to be must reads and becoming somethingmiddling to good rather than great Chances are, if you are power reading these volumes from the first onward, around volume 5 or volume 6 this one is where exhaustion will start to take its toll There are still excellent moments and good stories, here, but Roy Thomas does not seem to have the spark he had in earlier volumes where he was adaptingdirectly from the s...

  4. Álvar García says:

    Las historias de Michael Fleisher, salvo la ltima, son bastante mediocres.

  5. Jon says:

    Wreathed in sorcery and awash in blood.

  6. Holger Haase says:

    Continuing my annual ish trawl through the Savage Sword of Conan collections There are still a lotahead of me so I should probably speed up the reading process up but so far it feels just the right speed.Preferred this volume to the previous one, mainly because there are no King...

  7. Mhorg says:

    Great art, terrible storiesIt seems that after issue forty of savage sword, that while the art stayed great, the writing went downhill Every story seems the same To much dialogue, not enough action or repetitive, cookie cutter villains adds lame ideas Not a keeper in any case.

  8. Tony Calder says:

    Another solid entry in the reprints of the Savage Sword of Conan series.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *