Nursing his broken heart, Conan drinks himself into a stupor in the troubled city of Shumballauntil a brazen act of thievery launches the Cimmerian into a wild hunt and a supernatural adventure! Writer Fred Van Lente leads the way for the world's most famous barbarian! * The chronological journey through Conan's life continues! * A perfect jumping-on point for new readers! * Cover by _Star Wars_ and _The Avengers_ concept artist Iain McCaig!