As you all know by now, I discovered fantasy comic books at the family doctor's office. It was there that I read a few issues of Red Sonja, The Warlord and of course Conan the Barbarian.
I'm not going to get into a deep history of Conan's run in comics, because we would be talking about roughly 44 years worth of history.
It all started in July of 1970 when Conan the Barbarian #1 hit the racks, penned by Roy Thomas accompanied by the art of the legendary Barry Windsor-Smith. This first volume of Conan comic books ran a total of 287 issues over 23 years.
|Conan #1 July 1970|
|Savage Sword of Conan #1|
|My first issue, Conan #100|
|King Conan #1, December 1979|
|The first issue from Dark Horse|
Oh, I didn't forget this: