Savage Sword of Conan #182
Ssoc 182
Date: February, 1991
Cover: Ovi
Writer: Various
Penciller: Various
Inker: Various
Colorist: {{{colorist}}}
Letterer: Various
Editor: Mike Rockowitz
Title: "Matters of Life and Death"

Matters of Life and DeathEdit


  • Writer: Steve Proudfoot
  • Artist: Armando Gil
  • Letterer: Joe Rosen

Major CharactersEdit

Minor CharactersEdit

  • Roegar (Aesir; first appearance; no further appearances to date).
  • Heigal, Feider (Vanir; first appearance for both. Both die in this issue).


  • Vanaheim

Time FrameEdit

  • A couple of hours.


Returning from a raid in Vanaheim with his Aesir allies, Conan notices a lone, weaponless Aesir steal away. Suspicious., Conan follows the Aesir and picks a fight. The Aesir, Roegar, defends himself with a shield and earns Conan's trust. Roegar explains that after he became a man of peace after he killed his drunken father. He is still haunted by his father's murder of his mother. Conan and his new friend are attacked by a number of Vanir, and, in order to save Conan's life, Roegar is forced to kill. Conan and Roegar survive and become friends.


Conan Chronology
Previous Appearance:
Conan the Aventurer #2
Savage Sword of Conan #182 Next Appearance:
Conan the Barbarian #31 Flashback

Savage Sword of Conan
Previous Issue:
Savage Sword of Conan #181
Savage Sword of Conan #182 Next Issue:
Savage Sword of Conan #183

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