Tag Conan

Toys

Much like Ed and Scott did this week, I’m kind of going off the beaten path of my regular comic book subjects… ok, I know I’ve spoken about pro wrestling a few times in here but that doesn’t count because…

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Summer Comic Book Movie Run-Down

Our first glimpse of warm weather reminds us that summer is just around the corner. April showers bring more than May flowers; they bring the start of the summer movie season. What comic book movies hit the big screen this…

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Comic Culture March 16th

This week hosts Chris Owen and Walter Durajlija tackle issues as wide ranging as the trouble plagues Spider-Man musical, the Wonder Woman TV series, the Conan movie trailer, getting ready for comic book conventions and lots more. So kick back,…

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Pick Five | Successful Adaptations

Welcome to another installment of Pick Five, where one of our writers picks five of whatever comic related “fill in the blank” that tickles their fancy. The success rate of adapting comic book properties into other media is astonishing and…

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Undervalued Spotlight #57

Conan the Barbarian #1, Marvel Comics, October 1970 Conan the Barbarian was an important comic book in many ways. Some argue the book ushered in the Bronze Age while others look to Marvel’s first major licensing effort (actually only $200…

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Check Out Sweaty Conan

I’ve tried getting into Conan.  I read the Kurt Busiek run and thought the art was beautiful and that it was well written but frankly I just didn’t care much. The allure is that he’s a don’t-take-crap-from-nobody type of dude…

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Conan Has Been Crowned

we were talking about it earlier this week, but now it looks like we’ve finally gotten our Conan, and he’s not exactly unfamiliar to fans of sci-fi. Deadline Hollywood says that Denise Huxtable’s  husband has inherited Arnold Schwarzenegger’s fur loincloth…

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