Conan the Barbarian #5

Writer: Jason Aaron Artist: Mahmud A. Asrar Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: April 3, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 14
8.7Critic Rating
8.2User Rating

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SET SAIL ON A SHIP OF THE DEAD!
•  CONAN leaves the land for the life of a pirate!
•  How did he survive disaster during the most ominous voyage of his life on a ship surrounded by dead men?
•  And the CRIMSON WITCH's dark plans for KING CONAN become grimly clear!
•  PLUS: The fifth chapter in the ALL-NEW Conan novella "BLACK STARLIGHT," begun in issue #1 of CONAN THE BARBARIAN!
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  • 10
    Kabooooom - Matt Morrison Apr 3, 2019

    If you've never given Conan the Barbarian a shot or understood the appeal, give this issue a try. And if you are already a fan, by Crom, you will love this issue! Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Multiversity Comics - Jacob Hill Apr 4, 2019

    With creators this good, Conan could run for another 100 issues. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AiPT! - Adrian Care Apr 3, 2019

    By Crom is it good! For quality writing that gives you battlefields and internal explorations rendered by artists who relish working on something different do not go past this title. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Jamie Lovett Apr 3, 2019

    Conan the Barbarian #5 feels a bit like a greatest hits of Conan stories. Jason Aaron and Mahmud Asrar offer a tale with pirates, cursed idols, elder gods, monsters, and storms at sea; it's Conan at his most anguished and most joyous. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Comic Watch - John Jack Apr 12, 2019

    An okay Conan story with great art, maybe a new reader would find it less offensive. Read Full Review

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