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Conan The Barbarian #179
Dec 19th, 2012 by Rusty

Conan The Barbarian #179 cover

Conan The Barbarian #179

Date: February, 1986
Publisher: Marvel Comics Group
Cover Price: 75¢
2012 NM Price: $4
Stats: 22 color pages plus ads, Bullpen Bulletins and “The Hyborian Page” letters page.
Writer: Jim Owsley
Artists: John Buscema, Bob Camp, Janice Chiang, George Roussos
Notable Notes: Conan – the redeemer of a city?!

Conan’ll Be Back, Baby!

I’ll admit to not being very schooled in the history and stories of the famous Conan. My first association with the character was the 1982 movie starring none other than the Governator: Arnold Schwarzenegger. So maybe I’m not the best person to judge the accuracy of this comic, but I can tell you what I thought about comic – and here’s a hint: I wasn’t too impressed.

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