Conan the Cimmerian #13

Writer: Timothy Truman Artist: Toms Giorello Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: August 19, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
9.6Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

In "Black Altar," the relentless final chapter in the "Black Colossus" adaptation, Natohk's desert hordes surge up the narrow Shamla Pass, and Conan's ragged army desperately attempts to hold their high ground. Outnumbered and facing an army fueled by a zealous, reborn Stygian wizard, simply surviving may be the greatest victory Conan can hope for. Any triumph will ring hollow, though, if Conan can't protect Khoraja's current sovereign, the beautiful Princess Yasmela -- whom Natohk has vowed to capture! Tim Truman, Tomas Giorello, and Jose Villarrubia bring the gripping, blood-filled Battle of Shamla Pass to life! Smartly written and flawless more

  • 9.6
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Aug 25, 2009

    That's one of those rare moments when I'm glad to be proven wrong. Kurt Busiek got this series off to a great start, and now Truman is carrying the banner high. If you're not reading this series, you're missing out. Read Full Review

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