The upcoming "Conan The Legend" release from Dark Horse Comics will hit the stands on November, 12, 2003. is pleased to reveal that advance orders for this one-shot comic currently stands at a stirring 111,581, via Diamond Distributors, a number than should go higher as re-orders come in after the book ships. Crom would be pleased by this hearty advance interest in the new Conan comic series from writer Kurt Busiek and artist Cary Nord.

The 32-page, full color comic—which is bargain priced at 25 cents— features a 16-page "prelude" story that gives readers their first real taste of the upcoming Conan series, which will launch in first quarter, 2004. Also featured is a sketchbook gallery of Cary Nord's stunning work and an interview with writer Kurt Busiek.

Fans can order online at or call the Comic Shop Locator Service at 1-888-COMIC-BOOK (1-888-266-4226). is pleased to present these exclusive images from the upcoming Dark Horse Comics’ release of "Conan the Legend." This is a special "issue 0" one-shot from the creative team of writer Kurt Busiek, artist Cary Nord, and colorist Dave Stewart.