Description: Conan has faced many foes since leaving Cimmeria, but the greatest challenge lies ahead! A perfect jumping-on point for new readers as Conan finds himself in a city in the mystical Uttara Kuru, further on the eastern border than the young barbarian has ever traveled. And with the new city comes new dangers! Unfamiliar with the language, Conan inadvertently agrees to be the latest entrant to the Great Crucible. The people of the city support their foreign champion…but what deadly traps does the Crucible hold, and what will Conan sacrifice to overcome his ordeal?
Description: The deadly trap is sprung as « Into the Crucible » continues! Conan, equipped with only his strength and wits, must survive the deadly traps of the Great Crucible! With a cadre of contestants against him, and only a local boy named Delian to translate, can anyone or any thing be trusted?! Who is really playing who…?
Description: Conan’s fate is altered by the sudden murder of one of the contestants! But as all signs point to Conan’s guilt, has he fallen victim to a cruel betrayal…or a demonic possession clouding his actions? The Crucible tournament continues with its deadliest twist yet!
Description: The true nature of the Great Crucible is revealed! Conan has angered the leadership of Uttara Kuru, but he will not be crushed by their punishment so easily! The dramatic conclusion to « Into the Crucible » and the start of Conan’s next quest!
Description: « The Curse of the Nightstar » claims Conan! Conan has escaped the Great Crucible, but his « March to Khitai » has just begun! Conan now possesses the Tooth Of The Nightstar, a mighty weapon liberated from the Uttara Kuru leadership. But if he’s not careful, the sword will possess him! A dark force is bound to the mystic blade, a spirit hungering for souls – including the Cimmerian’s! And It. Must. Feed!
(W) Jim Zub (A) Luca Pizzari, Israel Silva (CA) E.M Gist
• The Tooth of the Nightstar has warped Conan’s perception of reality, driving him to berserker madness he can’t control!
• But who will fall to his deadly blade, and how will this alter this quest for Khitai?
• You’ve never seen CONAN like this!
In Shops: Jan 27, 2021
CONAN’S QUEST IN THE LAND OF THE LOTUS! CONAN’s march to Khitai has landed him as the prisoner of the imperial guard…but it will take more than chains to keep a Cimmerian down! As Conan plans his escape, what dreaded beasts lurk in the land of Khitai, and what new dangers will impede his quest to return the TOOTH OF THE NIGHTSTAR to its rightful master? The travels of Conan the Barbarian continue with the perfect jumping-on point for new or lapsed readers! Join us as we welcome new series penciler CORY SMITH to the Hyborian Age in this epic adventure!
Written by : Jim Zub Art by : Cory Smith Cover by : Geoff Shaw Page Count : 25 Pages Release Date : March 10, 2021 Age Rating : 12+ Only
Description: Conan must escape the Khitai royal guard while stalking through an uncharted land and battling the forces of nature that would see him fall! But is his new comrade Meiwei everything she seems? And what secrets do Heng the Insurgent and his roving bandits hide?
Description: The deadly secret of Heng the Insurgent! Conan must fight for his life against the Bandit King’s deadly power! But will Conan have what it takes…even if it costs his very soul? The barbarian’s surprising saga in the Land of the Lotus takes a startling turn!
Description: Conan returns the Tooth of the Nightstar and is granted an audience with the holy Emperor of Khitai. Few have ever beheld the emperor’s divine form…but what will Conan’s meeting portend for the nation?
Le #25 sera l’équivalent du #300 en numérotation LEGACY. Pour l’occasion, Marvel annonce trois histoires supplémentaires en plus de la principale par Jim Zub. Au scénario, il y aura Dan Slott, Larry Hama et Christopher Priest et aux dessins Marcos Martin, Roberto de la Torre et Paul Davidson.
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #23
(W) Jim Zub (A) Cory Smith (CA) Geoff Shaw
HUNTER OR HUNTED?
• CONAN has been framed for the murder of the emperor and is hunted by the Imperial Guard.
• But Conan has not survived the Hyborian Age without learning some hunting tactics of his own…
• The dramatic conclusion to the Nightstar saga!
In Shops: 7/14/2021
Description: Conan sails home from his adventures in Khitai…but crossing the sea will prove to be his deadliest experience yet! If the crew is to survive, they’ll need to pull together against the forces of nature…but is there something else at play? And who can Conan trust? It all leads up to the landmark 300th issue next month and a shocking return to a fan-favorite Conan era!