Synopses & Reviews
In the bleak northlands, Grimnir, the living god of the plundering Vanir, is leading his hordes across Cimmeria. Tales of Grimnir's fury spread as refugees scatter throughout the land to escape his wrath.
In the village of Gaud, the young warrior Kern, the "Wolf-Eye," has been exiled, an outcast from clan and kin. It is he who is fated to confront the dreaded Grimnir. But as loyal friends and desperate fighters rally to his side, even Kern does not know whether he leads his people to deliverance, or certain death.
- First in the Age of Conan: Hyborean Adventures series
- The beginning of three epic trilogies set in the legendary world of Conan the Barbarian
- To be followed immediately by Cimmerian Rage (7/05) and Songs of Victory (8/05)
- Also coming from Ace: the novelization of the new Conan movie in 2006
- Dark Horse comics has begun publishing a new Conan series that will span 120 issues--these are the bestselling comics among non-superhero comic books
- Todd McFarlane will produce toys to tie into our books
Conan the Barbarian, the literary hero created by Robert E. Howard and immortalized in comic books and films, returns in the first of three new epic trilogies. Original.