Savage Tales #4

Published
April 1974
Page count
42
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
This Publication is Rated M for the Mature Reader
 
This Publication is Rated M for the Mature Reader
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1734367

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Conan the Barbarian starring in Savage Tales. They Call her Shadizar the Wicked... The menance of... The Hungry One! ...The Red Death"

Featuring

Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Art
, photographer
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. Savage Tales No. 4 Table of contents, 1 page

Credits

Art
various, line art (illustration)
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 2. Devil-Wings over Shadizar (Conan the Barbarian) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Conan the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Characters
Conan; Fafnir; Jenna (introduction); Nubion; Maldiz; Hajii the Priestess; the night god

Credits

Writing
Roy Thomas, scripter [credited]
Art
Barry Windsor-Smith, penciller [credited as Barry Smith]
 
Sal Buscema, inker [credited]
Text
Mike Stevens, letterer [credited]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #6 (June 1971)
Devil-Wings over Shadizar
Also printed
United States
Conan Saga (Marvel, 1987 series) #2 (June 1987)
Devil-Wings Over Shadizar
 
United States
Essential Conan (Marvel, 2000 series) #1 (July 2000)
Devil-Wings over Shadizar
 
United States
The Chronicles of Conan (Dark Horse, 2003 series) #1 (2003)
Devil-Wings over Shadizar

Synopsis

In Shadizar, Conan meets the beautiful waitress Jenna. She is however kidnapped by religious fanatics and taken to be sacrificed to the mysterious night god. The god no-one has ever seen is revealed to be a gigantic bat-like creature. Conan saves Jenna from the bat creature, while Jenna in her turn saves Conan from the priestess Hajii. Jenna then steals all his gold and leaves... In Shadizar, Conan meets the beautiful waitress Jenna. She is however kidnapped by religious fanatics and taken to be sacrificed to the mysterious night god. The god no-one has ever seen is revealed to be a gigantic bat-like creature. Conan saves Jenna from the bat creature, while Jenna in her turn saves Conan from the priestess Hajii. Jenna then steals all his gold and leaves...

Show/hide 3. The Red Death Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Forgione, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Fago, original Editor [as Alfred V. Fago]

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Thing (Charlton, 1952 series) #2 (April 1952)
The Red Death
Also printed
Australia
Ghostly Tales Album (Murray, 1981) (January 1981)
The Red Death
Show/hide 4. One Hungers Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 5. To the Death! (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Thor; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Mutaurus (I)(D); Mogul's sister (I); Satan's Forty Horsemen

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter
Art
Jack Kirby, penciller
 
Bill Everett, inker
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #143 (August 1967)
"To The Death!" [Mystic Mountain]

Synopsis

Volstagg finds the Idol of the Mystic Mountain and the Rod of Wondrous Wizard Power. Thor faces the Demon Riders.

Notes

Mystic Mountain Part 7, first appearances of Mogul's sister, Mutaurus and the Rod of Wondrous Wizard Power, death of Mutaurus.

Show/hide 6. Next Issue Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

All copies of this sissue are trimmed over the printing. It looks like a late decision was made to change the size after design was complete.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34901

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