On Sale: 6 Feb 2024
He forged a whole new genre – sword and sorcery. He spawned a thousand imitators and after 90 years he’s still going strong!
He is CONAN THE BARBARIAN - THE GREATEST WARRIOR OF ALL TIMES! And he’s back for a whole new epic saga in search of high adventure and battle. CROM! Pirate! Thief! Mercenary and warrior, the legendary Conan the Barbarian is back! Armed with just his wits and his sword, Conan sets out for the first time from his beloved Cimmeria in search of glory and adventure.
Often copied, but never bettered, this is the welcome return of the first and mightiest hero ever to stride the world.
On the eve of his first major battle, young Conan of Cimmeria pictures a life beyond the borders of his homeland and yearns for a life of adventure undreamt of in his small village. Visions of future allies and unspeakable evils he will eventually encounter throughout his fabled career fill his mind, as he makes the choice to take his first fateful step into the Hyborian Age.
For fans of heroic blood-soaked action-adventure and ancient arcane wizardry!
Collects issues #1-4, plus material from the Free Comic Book Day 2023 special edition.
As the barbarian himself might say, “By Crom, this is a fine tale!" 10 /10.— Matt Morrison Super Hero Hype