Conan and BÃªlit find themselves enemies when they become involved in a military conflict in Shem! Left behind on the _Tigress_ as BÃªlit visits home, Conan follows, determined to prove he can survive the desert. When events spin beyond his control, the Cimmerian is drafted into an army storming a Shemite fortresswith BÃªlit defending the ramparts! New story arc! Great jumping-on point! Written by Brian Wood! Look for the new _Star Wars_ series from Brian Wood!