Double-barreled action as two tales intertwine! In one, Conan leads a daring raid in the high mountain ranges of the East for the prize of a new-minted crown. Is this the beginning of Conan's kingdom, or will treachery and guile bring him down? In the other story line, the prince and his wazir face turmoil on the empire's border and must punish a daring rebelbut is it justice? How the two tales, set centuries apart, affect one another makes for surprise twists and a unique showdown that sets the stage for serious trouble to come. Part 2 of a two parter drawn by the fabulous Tim Truman (Grimjack). Two stories, two leads, and two fateful choicesno wonder Conan is the hottest fantasy comic on the stands!