By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/26/2014 9:16 AM
BETTY & VERONICA DOUBLE DIGEST #221
Betty and Veronica are always in competition with one another—but that gets kicked into high gear when the two enter the Miss Riverdale Teen Contest! But there’s another contestant that really steams things up. Enter: Cheryl Blossom! May the best woman win in “She’s a Beauty” !
Script: Bill Golliher
Art: Fernando Ruiz, Rudy Lapick, Bill Yoshida, Barry Grossman
Cover: Jeff Shultz, Bob Smith, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale at Specialty Comic Shops Date: 2/26
160-page, full color comic
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/24/2014 8:52 AM
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/23/2014 10:03 PM
AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE #7
"BETTY RIP" Part 1 (of 6): "Thanksgiving" THE SMASH HORROR HIT CONTINUES! It's been weeks since Archie and his friends left Riverdale. Now, they are wandering the deserted highways of America, one step ahead of the ever-pursuing vicious zombie horde. When they decide to set down roots to observe their first post-apocalypse Thanksgiving, Mr. Lodge leads a team into the forests of Pennsylvania to find dinner, but the hunters soon become the hunted, and not all of the gang will make it out of the woods alive…
Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Art: Francesco Francavilla, Jack Morelli
Cover: Francesco Francavilla
Reality TV Variant Cover: Andrew Pepoy, Jason Millet
Ship Date: 5/28
On Sale Date: 6/11
32-page, full color comic
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/21/2014 8:36 AM
ARCHIE AT THE CHOCKLIT SHOPPE
In honor of the 70th anniversary of Pop’s Choklit Shoppe, Archie Comics is proud to present (via digital.archiecomics.com
) a collection of stories featuring the hippest spot in Riverdale -- Pop Tate's Chocklit Shoppe! Don't miss the first ever appearance of Pop Tate in this collection!
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/20/2014 8:20 AM
This summer, get a peek into Betty Cooper's innermost thoughts when DIARY OF A GIRL NEXT STORE comes to bookstores and comic shops. USA TODAY sat down with author Tania Del Rio to talk about writing Betty's diary --
click through to learn more about this new title.
Of writing Betty's character, del Rio says: "She sometimes takes herself a little too seriously, but it's her brilliant imagination and tenacity that helps her deal with all the craziness in her life, and that's what I love best about her character."
Written by del Rio, with art by Bill Galvan, Bob Smith & Jack Morelli, DIARY OF A GIRL NEXT DOOR goes on sale July 16th!
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/19/2014 9:37 AM
In the upcoming Kevin Keller #14, Kevin dons a costume and fights for the forces of good as The Equalizer! Dan Parent, Kevin's creator sat down with IGN to discuss the story! Head over to their site to read all the juicy details!
Catch up on Kevin's story over in the store!
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/18/2014 9:09 AM
Will also serve as Editor for company’s Red Circle Comics superhero imprint
New York, NY (February, 18) - Archie Comics, the acclaimed and bestselling comic book publisher that is home to some of the best-known pop culture creations in the world, including Archie, Jughead, Betty & Veronica, Josie & The Pussycats, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and the hit AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE series, announced that Alex Segura has rejoined the company as Senior Vice President - Publicity and Marketing and Editor, Red Circle Comics.
In his new dual role, Segura will oversee the company’s external messaging in the press, social media and ongoing marketing initiatives while also managing the editorial side of the company’s Red Circle Comics superhero line, which includes legendary characters like The Shield, The Hangman and more. As Editor of Red Circle Comics, Segura will also spearhead talent outreach and plot the course for the imprint’s future direction and launches.
“We are hugely excited to have Alex back in the fold,” said Archie Comics Publisher/Co-CEO Jon Goldwater. “He'll be be crucial in elevating how we get the word out about this company during a very important and exciting time and his experience, story sense and industry contacts make him the ideal person to lead Red Circle into the next phase of the imprint’s development.”
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/14/2014 11:24 AM
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/12/2014 7:27 AM
ARCHIE 1000 PAGE COMICS-PALOOZA (TPB)
Archie 1000 Page Comics-Palooza is the latest volume of our biggest-ever collections, featuring over 100 full-color stories in a format similar to the hugely popular Archie Digest series at an amazing price! Follow America’s favorite red–head as he navigates the pressures of the American teenager in the awkward, charming and hilarious way you’ve come to know and love. Features the same mix of wild humor, awkward charm and genuine relatability that has kept Archie and the gang relevant...
By ARCHIE COMICS on 2/10/2014 12:04 PM