Following an 18 year absence, Conan The Barbarian returns to Marvel Comics.
Marvel Comics released the following images announcing a new series for January 2019.
Here is the official info:
CONAN RETURNS TO MARVEL
Today, Marvel Entertainment and Conan Properties International are excited to announce the iconic CONAN franchise will make its grand return to Marvel next year.
With over 650 issues from 1970 to 2000, Marvel brought fans the adventures of Conan The Barbarian, Conan the Adventurer, Conan the Savage, and Savage Sword of Conan, among other popular titles.
â€śFrom Barry Windsor-Smith to John Buscema to Neal Adams, a legendary lineup of amazing artists brought Conan to life in the pages of Marvel comics,â€ť said C.B. Cebulski, Editor-in-Chief of Marvel. â€śItâ€™s a legacy weâ€™re now going to live up to with the talent we have lined up for the Cimmerian barbarianâ€™s homecoming in early 2019. Weâ€™re excited!â€ť
â€śWeâ€™re thrilled to be working with Marvel and look forward to the new adventures in store for Conan,â€ť said Fredrik Malmberg, President of Conan Properties International. â€śAs the most well-known and creative publisher in the industry, we think Marvel is a great fit for our stories.â€ť
With this deal, Marvel will again bring new and thrilling stories for Conan fans around the world. Details on upcoming comic book titles, collections, reprints, and creative teams will be shared at a later date.