General Francis X. Hummel has decided to take over Alcatraz Island using his team of Marines got mercenaries. Now he's going to hold San Francisco hostage unless they pay $1 million to each of the families of Marines who died under his command.
Between the time when the oceans drank Atlantis and the rise of the sons of Aryas, there was an age undreamed of. And unto this, Conan, destined to wear the jeweled crown of Aquilonia upon a troubled brow. It is I, his chronicler, who alone can tell thee of his saga. Let me tell you of the days of high adventure!