ON SALE TODAY!May22
5/22/2013 11:53 AM
ARCHIE’S 1000 PAGE COMICS DIGEST
Archie and his gang--Betty, Veronica, Reggie, and his best pal Jughead--have been entertaining readers of all ages since his massively popular debut over seventy years ago. Now, for the first time ever, over 1000 pages of classic Archie tales have been collected in this amazing volume at a fantastic value 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. Whether he's juggling dates with girl-next-door Betty and rich-girl Veronica, competing with his prankster rival Reggie, or just hanging out with his best bud Jughead, Archie is always a delight to have around!
Script & Art: Various
4 7/8 x 6 9/16”
1024 pp, Full Color
JINX: LITTLE MISS STEPS (TPB)
Step into spring with Jinx Holliday and the next installment in the critically acclaimed “Jinx” series! Spring in high school brings a whole new set of challenges for feisty freshman Jinx--new tests, new sports, and summer's on the way! But more frightening to Jinx than anything else is the dreaded school dance... and to make matters worse, this one is girls' choice! That means Jinx's friends Charley and Greg are competing to be her date, as if the very thought of dancing wasn't awkward enough! On the home front, Jinx is faced with even more changes when her usually distant mom re-emerges with a shocking revelation! Jinx: Little Miss Steps is a realistic, uplifting story told with great wit, humor, heart and style --you'll fall in love with Jinx Holliday!
Script: J. Torres
Art: Rick Burchett, Terry Austin
Cover: Rick Burchett, Terry Austin
6 x 9”
Direct Market On-sale:: 5/22
WORLD OF ARCHIE DOUBLE DIGEST #29
Archie and the gang are going on vacation with the Lodges at a tropical resort with a hotel all to themselves! A big mix up leaves Mr. Lodge the owner of The Paradise Inn, minus the staff, and with an important businessman on the way to meet him. The only option is for the kids to drop their surfboards and get the hotel running again. Will the plan help seal the deal with the potential business partner or has the hotel seen its last guest? You have to read “INN Trouble!” to find out in this jam-packed double digest!
Script: Angelo DeCesare
Art: Bill Golliher, Rudy Lapick, Barry Grossman
Cover: Fernando Ruiz, Bob Smith, Tito Peña
Shipping Date: 5/8
On Sale at Comic Specialty Shops: 5/22
160-page, full color comic
MEGA MAN 5: ROCK OF AGES (TPB)
Celebrate 25 years of Mega Man with the exciting next chapter in the Mega Man mythology in graphic novel! By popular demand, this latest volume introduces the saga of Blues, aka PROTO MAN! Who is this mysterious robot, and what special connection does he share with Mega Man? Also – Roll may be Mega Man’s "little sister," but she's no less heroic! When a cruise liner crashes out at sea and Mega Man isn't around, it's up to Roll to rally the Robot Masters and save the day! Fun, action, adventure and more in this collection! MEGA MAN VOL. 5 collects MEGA MAN #17-20, plus cover art from Eisner-award winning artist Mike Norton!
Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Chad Thomas, Jamal Peppers, Ryan Jampole, Gary Martin, John Workman, and Matt Herms
Cover: Mike Norton and Matt Herms
6 5/8 x 10 3/16”
112 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-sale: 5/22