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.
- 544 pages
- The Savage Sword of Conan, Volume 6
- Roy Thomas
- 22 March 2019 Roy Thomas