Conan the Barbarian is coming to Marvel's futuristic 2099 super-mega-crossover event, because @#$% it, why the hell not? Marvel paid for this license and they might as well use it. The issue is written by The Gerry Duggan of Comics, Gerry Duggan, with art by Roge Antonio. We've got a preview of Conan 2099 #1 below.
The recap page explains why Conan is alive in the Marvel Universe 80 years from now. Apparently he was cursed by a Marvel marketing executive to live a long life with many crossover appearances.
And in the future, Conan is a king once again.
Though his kindom will be rocked to its foundation by this super-mega-crossover event.
Conan isn't going to take kindly to this.
But as the final page of our preview reveals, old age is apparently playing tricks with Conan's mind.
Conan 2099 #1 hits stores on Wednesday.
CONAN 2099 #1
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Roge Antonia (CA) Geoff Shaw
EONS FROM HOME, THE BARBARIAN BATTLES THE CIVILIZATION OF 2099!
In the far flung future of 2099, will barbarism finally triumph over an endangered civilization? When CONAN THE BARBARIAN entered the Marvel Universe with the SAVAGE AVENGERS, he stayed to conquer and claim his kingship in modern times. Now cursed by a mystic to live beyond his years, when Conan's new kingdom is threatened, he swings his blade once more! But as the calamity in 2099 bears down on his secluded realm, will the future shock unseat the barbarian king? An unforgettable chapter unlike anything you've ever seen in the saga of Conan!
In Shops: Nov 27, 2019