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Age of Conan: Valeria #4 [Preview]

Never Trust a Pretty Face in Age of Conan: Valeria #4 [Preview]

Age of Conan: Valeria #4 is in stores from Marvel Comics this week, by Meredith Finch, Aneke, Andy Troy, and Travis Lanham. We’ve got a preview below, finally answering the question: what if Marvel milked this Conan license for all it’s worth? In the previous issue, Valeria finally confronted her brother’s killer. So, story over […]

Savage Sword of Conan #11 [Preview]

Conan’s Best Groot Impression in Savage Sword of Conan #11 [Preview]

Savage Sword of Conan #11 is in stores from Marvel Comics this week, by the legendary Roy Thomas and equally legendary Alan Davis, along with potentially one-day legendary Cam Smith, Chris Sotomayor, and Travis Lanham. We’ve got a preview below which finally answers the question: I am Groot?! In this story, Conan has gound himself […]

Savage Avengers #7 [Preview]

The Price of Student Loan Debt Forgiveness in Savage Avengers #7 [Preview]

Student loan debt is one of the top issues of our times, so it’s no surprise the issue would be tackled by Marvel Comics. But would it surprise you to know that not even being a world-class magic-user can prevent you from being buried in student loan debt? That’s what we learn in this preview […]

Getting Marvel's Money's Worth with Conan 2099 [Improbable Previews]

Getting Marvel’s Money’s Worth with Conan 2099 #1 [Improbable Previews]

Every so often (but seemingly less so since we started this column), comic book publishers accidentally send out unlettered previews, showing us what the characters are doing but not what they’re saying. What a boner! In Improbable Previews, we correct this mistake by putting the words back in, using our best guess at what they are […]

Will (SPOILER)'s Death Have Consequences? Teen Titans #30 Preview

Who Had the Better Marvel Death This Week: Wolverine or Conan? [Spoilers]

Death in the Marvel Universe is nothing if not fleeting, but two series have spent the better part of the past year truly savoring the moment: Dead Man Logan, a 12-issue maxi-series whose entire purpose was to kill off Old Man Logan now that the return of the original Wolverine has made him redundant, and […]


Conan the Barbarian #10 [Preview]

Behold the Miracle of Childbirth in Conan the Barbarian #10 [Preview]

Conan the Barbarian #10 is in stores from Marvel comics next week, by Jason Aaron, Mahmud Asrar, Matthew Wilson, and Travis Lanham. We’ve got a preview below. Conan is looking to prove he really is the new Wolverine by dragging his death out for at least 10 issues, in addition to starring in multiple books […]



When Alan Davis Draws You as a Scoundrel Rat For Savage Sword Of Conan #10

As first revealed by Bleeding Cool, Roy Thomas returned to Marvel Comics to tell a two-part Conan comic book story with Alan Davis and Cam Smith, starting in Savage Sword Of Conan #10, published yesterday. It also features the first appearance of Simino, a new character based upon Roy Thomas’ manager and friend of Bleeding […]

Roy Thomas Returns in Savage Sword of Conan #10 [Preview]

Roy Thomas Returns in Savage Sword of Conan #10 [Preview]

Savage Sword of Conan #10 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, and it features the return of a legend to the comic he made famous: Roy Thomas. Thomas is joined by the great Alan Davis, Cam Smith, Chris Sotomayor, and Travis Lanham for this comic, and we’ve got a preview below. The preview […]

Age of Conan: Valeria #3 [Preview]

A Little Rest and Relaxation in Age of Conan: Valeria #3 [Preview]

Age of Conan: Valeria #3 is in stores next week from Marvel Comics, by Meredith Finch, Aneke, Andy Troy, and Travis Lanham. We’ve got a preview below. The titular Valeria has been hellbent on avenging the death of her brother and hunting down his killer, and it’s that quest on which this series focuses. Valeria […]




Serpent War: Conan Crosses Over With Moon Knight in Dece

Serpent War: Conan Finally Gets His Own Marvel Event, With Moon Knight Too

Finally, Conan the Barbarian is getting his own Marvel event comic. A lot of people have been asking, what with Marvel publishing approximately seventeen monthly Conan comics since obtaining the license to do so earlier this year, why the beloved barbarian hasn’t gotten his own event yet. Marvel has heard and will now answer those […]



Age of Conan: Valeria #2 [Preview]

Aquilonian Pillow Fight in Age of Conan: Valeria #2 [Preview]

Age of Conan: Valeria #2 hits stores this week from Marvel Comics as Marvel continues to milk that Conan license for all it’s worth, god dammit! This one is by Meredith Finch and Aneke, and we’ve got a preview below. Valeria is hunting down her brother’s killer, but her quest was interrupted when a mysterious […]

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Who Will Die First? Conan, or Rocket Raccoon?

The death of a Marvel comic book character is always an important event. Without shocking character deaths, we couldn’t have triumphant character returns, after all. And Marvel has been teasing the deaths of two prominent characters for months now: Conan the Barbarian and Rocket Raccoon. For Conan, his entire ongoing series has been telling the […]