Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword Issues
This latest issue packs in the sword-swinging action! The treacherous origin story of swordswoman Dark Agnes concludes, while Pictish king Bran Mak Morn clashes with an ancient sorcerer in _Men of the Shadows_ Part 3. Frontiersman Breckinridge Elkins gets a rather rude introduction to civilization, and, if that weren't enough, we have a 41-page John Buscema swashbuckler featuring Valeria the she-pirate!
Eighty pages of adventure from the mind of pulp master Robert E. Howard! Solomon Kane comes to the rescue in a wolf-infested forest, while Conrad and Kirowan plumb the depths of the supernatural . . . plus more pioneering adventures of Breckinridge Elkins and an original Conan story by John Arcudi! * An original, haunting story of globetrotting adventurers Conrad and Kirowan! * Featuring adventurous poetry in the tradition of Solomon Kane's Homecoming.
The hard-hitting anthology is back with more tales from the mind of pulp master Robert E. Howard! While adventurers Conrad and Kirowan confront a demonic invader in London, pioneer Breckinridge Elkins bumbles across the American frontier . . . and of course, Conan treads the plains of Hyboria! * The conclusion of Paul Tobin and Alberto Alburquerque's haunting A Book and Its Cover. * Includes the classic Thomas/Buscema adaptation of Black Colossus!
This issue is packed from cover to cover with stories by some of comics' greatest creators. Ron Marz teams up with Richard Clark to tell a thrilling tale of human sacrifice and swift justice starring Solomon Kane. Alex de Campi and Marc Laming adapt Howard's famed fable The Dark Man,� and John Ostrander pens a brand-new story starring the Cimmerian swordsman Conan! Plus we reprint the timeless Kull tale Demon in a Silvered Glass� by Doug Moench and John Bolton! * All-star writers **Alex de Campi**, **John Ostrander**, **Ron Marz**, and **Doug Moench**!
John Jackson Miller (_Star Wars_, _Mass Effect_) teams with comic-book superstar Philip Tan (_Spawn_, _Uncanny X-Men_) to bring you a Conan story with a mythical twist! Paul Tobin and Aaron McConnell deliver the second exciting installment of _Dark Agnes: Sword Woman_, while Ian Edginton and Richard Pace show us why the Picts are such a formidable fighting force in part two of _Bran Mak Morn: Men of the Shadows_. This and much more in _Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword #6_!
The legendary Howard Chaykin writes and draws a brand-new King Conan tale in _Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword_ #5! Steve Niles teams with his _Criminal Macabre_ partner Christopher Mitten to adapt one of Howard's exciting and horrific werewolf stories. Ian Edginton and Richard Pace adapt the Bran Mak Morn yarn "Men of the Shadows" and Paul Tobin and Francesco Francavilla bring the fan-favorite character Dark Agnes back into the fold with their adaptation of "Sword Woman"! * Steve Niles adapts Robert E. Howard! * Howard Chaykin writes and draws Conan! * Cover by Raymond Swanland! **Dark Agnes is back!**
_Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword_ #4 features eighty full-color pages crammed with the best creators in comic books putting their spin on Robert E. Howard's finest creations! Sean Phillips takes on Conan! David Lapham writes the conclusion to the seafaring adventure of Kull's right-hand man in "Brule: The Spear and the Siren." The Sonora Kid has a buffalo-sized showdown with Grizzly Gullins. We bring you one of Howard's most frightening stories, and to top it off, part 2 of _Kull: The Vale of Shadow_!
Paul Tobin and Wellinton Alves conclude their Conan tale; David Lapham and Fabio Cobiaco tell a high-seas adventure featuring King Kull's right-hand man, Brule; Jeremy Barlow and Tony Parker adapt a cowboy yarn by Robert E. Howard; Joshua Williamson and Patric Reynolds team up to revive Howard's gritty detective Steve Harrison; and we bring you part 1 of the classic graphic novel _Kull: The Vale of Shadow_!
Showcasing the exploits of Howard's heroes in new adventures and restored, recolored reprints of classic tales, _Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword_ features the work of comic-industry legends, as well as today's top talent and hottest rising stars. In this issue: Tales starring Conan, El Borak, Dark Agnes, Sailor Steve Costigan, and more, by Wellinton Alves (_Nova_), Marc Andreyko (_Manhunter_), Robert Atkins (_G.I. Joe_), Tim Seeley (_Hack/Slash_), Gil Kane (_Green Lantern_), Roy Thomas (_Conan_), Paul Tobin (_Spider-Man and the Secret Wars_), and more! Features sixty action-packed story pages, plus bonus material! Includes Roy Thomas and Gil Kane's long-out-of-print classic, "The Valley of the Worm," recolored and reprinted in its entirety! "If you love fantasy books like _Conan_ or _Kull_, definitely pick this up. It's a must have!"ComicAttack.net
Continuing our tradition of bringing Robert E. Howard's incomparable characters to life, Dark Horse is proud to present the inaugural issue of _Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword_! Each enormous digital issue showcases the exploits of Howard's heroes in new comic adventures and restored reprints of classic tales, and includes a wide range of bonus material too! Some of these characters have never before appeared in comicsyou'll see them here first, folks! Featuring the work of industry legends and today's top talent and hottest rising stars, this is a can't-miss series for fans of action-packed adventure comics! Featured in this issue: Paul Tobin (_Spider-Man and the Secret Wars_), Wellinton Alves (_Nova_), Marc Andreyko (_Manhunter_), Robert Atkins (_G.I. Joe_), Tim Bradstreet (_The Punisher_), Barry Windsor-Smith (_Conan_), and more! Inaugural issue of a brand-new anthology series! Includes Roy Thomas, Tim Conrad, and Barry Windsor-Smith's acclaimed _The Savage Sword of Conan_ epic "Worms of the Earth," recolored and reprinted in its entirety!