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Conan the Barbarian Arrives with New Figure from Mezco Toyz

Conan the Barbarian Arrives with New Figure from Mezco Toyz

Conan the Barbarian is back and he is better than ever as Mezco Toyz announces their newest figure. This figure is a perfect figure for any Conan fan and it comes loaded out with weapons and clothes. From a cloak, jewelry, weapons, and interchangeable pieces. This is a high-quality figure that is not only badass […]

Conan: Serpent War #4

Doing the Wyrm in Conan: Serpent War #4 [Preview]

Conan: Serpent War is coming to a close next week, ending the Conan crossover event that everybody was asking for. Well, we assume they were asking for it. Why the hell else does Marvel publish so many damn Conan comics? In any case, we’ve got a preview of Conan: Serpent War #4 below. We’ve always […]


Savage Avengers #9 [Preview]

Conan Has No Sense of Humor in Savage Avengers #9 [Preview]

Savage Avengers #9 is in stores next week from Marvel Comics, by The Gerry Duggan of Comics, Gerry Duggan, and Patrick Zircher. We don’t know why there’s still a Conan Avengers comic being published when it was originally launched as a vanity project for a departing Marvel artist who has since departed, but we guess […]




Savage Sword of Conan #12 [Preview]

Conan Reveals He’s a Bad Tipper in Savage Sword of Conan #12 [Preview]

Savage Sword of Conan #12 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, by Frank Tieri and Andrea Di Vito, and the preview below provides shocking insight into Conan’s manners and respect toward workers in the Hyperborean service economy. This story starts like many other Conan stories… …with the Barbarian hellbent on revenge. But why? […]

What Pushed Amazing Spider-Man and Conan Into New Content Warning Ratings?

What Pushed Amazing Spider-Man and Conan Into Higher Content Warning Ratings?

After I was able to work out why Morbius The Living Vampire Omnibus saw its rating jump from to T to Parental Advisory, I was asked to continue my investigations into why two other books made a similar jump. Conan Chronicles Epic Collection TPB: The Battle of Shamla Pass, now having a rating of Mature, […]

Doctor Doom Gets Intimate with Conan in Savage Avengers #8 [Preview]

Doctor Doom Gets Intimate with Conan in Savage Avengers #8 [Preview]

Savage Avengers #8 hits stores from Marvel Comics this week, by the Gerry Duggan of Comics, Gerry Duggan, and Patrick Zircher. We’ve got a preview of this holiday-themed issue below. Doctor Doom has kidnapped Conan, which would normally be a bad way to start a friendship. But Doom knows the fastest way to Conan’s heart… […]

Conan: Serpent War #1 [Preview]

Yet Another Conan Crossover in Conan: Serpent War #1 [Preview]

Conan: Serpent War #1 is in stores from Marvel Comics next week, kicking off yet another Conan the Barbarian crossover. Is Conan really selling well enough to justify this level of market saturation? The Diamond charts would seem to indicate “no,” but what do we know? This one is by Jim Zub, Scot Eaton, and […]

Conan 2099 #1 [Preview]

Confused and Elderly Barbarian Hears Voices in Head in Conan 2099 #1 [Preview]

Conan the Barbarian is coming to Marvel’s futuristic 2099 super-mega-crossover event, because @#$% it, why the hell not? Marvel paid for this license and they might as well use it. The issue is written by The Gerry Duggan of Comics, Gerry Duggan, with art by Roge Antonio. We’ve got a preview of Conan 2099 #1 […]



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 […]