"Conan's adventures in Messantia ended with the Cimmerian nearly losing his head, but now that he has an entire pirate crew backing him up, returning to take a city's worth of gold is just too temptingand pirate queen BÃªlit has a plan! Writer Brian Wood begins a new story arc with artist James Harren! ""James Harren's art echoes the old EC horror masters while still managing to be current. The motion of the action is superb on every page and it is ably matched by the character moments in between.""Comic Book Resources"