In Conan #12, Conan meets Janissa the Widowmaker, deadliest bladeswoman of the Hyborian Age, while down and out in Ophir.
He is also befriended by Kalanthes, priest of Ibis, the man Thoth-Amon has sworn to kill. But even if Conan is willing to stand between Thoth and his intended victim, he may not get the chance if Janissa has her way. Featuring the origin of Janissa, and Conan in over his head in manipulation, murder, and a war of wizardry.
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