This week's digital roundup!Oct27
10/27/2011 10:58 PM
ARCHIE & FRIENDS #157
“THE MAN FROM R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. – THE NOSE KNOWS!” & “ENTER THE DEMON”
P.O.P. operatives A.R.C.H.I.E., R.E.G.G.I.E., and J.U.G.H.E.A.D. face off against the infamous C.R.U.S.H. agent Dr. Nose after he subdues Pop and captures V.E.R.O.N.I.C.A. In this thrilling story, the gang must battle explosive robots and corporate espionage to save the day! Dr. Demon is up to no good again in “Enter the Demon,” but can he get to Lodge Industries’ secret weapon before P.O.P. does?
ARCHIE AND FRIENDS #158
“The Man From R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. in Undercurrent!”: In the middle of a top secret mission, P.O.P. spies A.r.c.h.i.e. and V.e.r.o.n.i.c.a. are apprehended at the hands of C.R.U.S.H. Agents and taken to Super Spy’s lair! Can B.e.t.t.y. and R.e.g.g.i.e. rescue their friends before Super Spy extracts all of P.O.P.’s secrets from his captives? And in “Who Screams Last… Screams Best!”, it’s B.e.t.t.y.’s turn to get taken hostage by Super Spy but he wasn’t counting on her secret weapon… All that and Li’l Jinx in “Fight Sight”!
ARCHIE & FRIENDS ALL-STARS - Volume #11 "ARCHIE WORLD TOUR"
When Archie and friends embark on a whirlwind world tour, their first stop is London, where they soon find themselves embroiled in an international spy mystery!
ARCHIE DOUBLE DIGEST # 222
“FANTASY TIME,” PARADE REST”
Archie and Dilton share a love of reading in “FANTASY TIME” but Archie will have to leave his head in the books instead of in dreams if they’re are going to come true. After Veronica is named Homecoming Queen, she enlists her friends to build the biggest, most spectacular parade float Riverdale has ever seen. Their work is a success but they’re too tired to enjoy it in “PARADE REST.”
ARCHIE MARRIES BETTY #14
“Archie Loves Betty” as Archie’s universe is turned upside down upon catching sight of Mr. Lodge conducting a secret rendezvous with… Mr. Lodge?! And who is the masked stranger who seems to be guiding this evening’s events? Discover the answers here as mysteries are reveale
ARCHIE MARRIES VERONICA #14
“Archie Loves Veronica”: It’s Halloween so Veronica gets into the swing of things by hosting a spook-tacular bash at the Lodge Estate to celebrate and everyone’s invited! Everyone, that is, except for her estranged husband Archie. Left to fend for himself, Archie takes a trip down Memory Lane examining his life with Ronnie and imagining another with Betty. The night’s only getting started as things take a turn for the weird with Archie catching a glimpse of events that could have been and others that never were!
BETTY & VERONICA DOUBLE DIGEST #193
“Losers Can Be Choosers” and “Dog Gone It”
In “Losers Can Be Choosers”, Riverdale is home to a new comic book convention. And with comic conventions, comes costume contests. Join in the pageantry as Betty, Veronica and Cheryl Blossom all compete for first place! Then in “Dog Gone It”, Betty spends time as a pet sitter, but is forced to be a dog catcher when he runs away.
BETTY & VERONICA DOUBLE DIGEST #194
“THE BIG PUZZLE” & “RUNNING GAG”
While Veronica is away fundraising for her country club’s charity, Betty will try for all the time she can with Archie. But poor Betty is alone again once Veronica sees photographs of their adventures and steals him back for an event honoring her. In “RUNNING GAG,” Betty and Veronica take some much needed nature time to hike and stay fit but after learning of a bear sighting, their walk is anything but relaxing.
BETTY AND VERONICA DOUBLE DIGEST #195
“Saving the Monster Museum”: After several exhibits at the Monster Museum are revealed to be bogus, Archie and the gang are commissioned with the task of bailing out the floundering business by hunting down authentic artifacts with investigations leading to witchcraft, a ghost ship and more! Plus, in “Romantic Times!”, by trading stories with an elderly couple, Archie and Betty discover what true love is all about.
LIFE WITH ARCHIE MAGAZINE # 14
“Archie Loves Veronica”: It’s Halloween so Veronica gets into the swing of things by hosting a spook-tacular bash at the Lodge Estate to celebrate and everyone’s invited! Everyone, that is, except for her estranged husband Archie. Left to fend for himself, Archie takes a trip down Memory Lane examining his life with Ronnie and imagining another with Betty. The night’s only getting started as things take a turn for the weird with Archie catching a glimpse of events that could have been and others that never were! The madcap adventure continues in “Archie Loves Betty” as Archie’s universe is turned upside down upon catching sight of Mr. Lodge conducting a secret rendezvous with… Mr. Lodge?! And who is the masked stranger who seems to be guiding this evening’s events? Discover the answers here as mysteries are revealed in this groundbreaking cross-over event that’s only just getting started!
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #219
"In Service to the King" Part One: Sonic and Geoffrey St. John are sent on a perilous mission into the Special Zone. Nothing two heroes can’t handle, right? That is until the shocking twist that puts one of our heroes in mortal danger! Then, get a sneak peek into the next great Sonic game with “Sonic Colors!”
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #221
Sonic's eager to hear the new sound of Mina and her band, but will he like what he hears? Tensions are running high, and that's before an evil presence starts lurking in the shadows! Then, in 'Second Impressions,' Nicole and Espio deal with the fallout from the Iron Dominion invasion - along with a surprise third party!
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #222
"The World Can Wait": With all the adventures, surprises and public distress, a hero needs a chance to chill out! Sonic and Sally take on a totally new kind of adventure as they venture back into the realm of being more than friends or will they? Then, in Second Impressions Part Two: Knuckles and Dimitri - the final confrontation!
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #227
“Genesis” Part Two: Sonic’s 20th Anniversary Celebration kicks into high gear as the most talked about Sonic story EVER continues! Sonic joins his new friends Sally, Boomer and Antoine as they brave the treacherous Labyrinth Zone! What perils await them in these dark waters? Even if they do track down this “Dr. Robotnik,” are they up to the challenge of defeating him?!
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #228
“Genesis” Part Three:
The most talked-about story in Sonic comic history continues as Sonic brings a curious new face into his adventures: Miles Prower, the boy genius! As Sonic and his friends continue the good fight against the evil Dr. Robotnik, the perils get more perilous, old memories begin to resurface, and the Death Egg orbits. Don’t miss the penultimate issue to this anniversary special event!
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #229
"GENESIS" Part Four: Our 20th Anniversary of Sonic celebration ends with this blockbuster issue! Sonic tackles the treacherous Metropolis Zone alone, while Sally leads her friends through the perils of the Oil Ocean Zone! At the end of the gauntlet lies the Death Egg and an epic battle! Will the world ever be the same again?!
SONIC ARCHIVES VOL.16
The best-selling SONIC ARCHIVES graphic novel series continues! The hunt for the evil Ixis Naugus goes into full swing as Sonic and his best friend Tails continue the World Tour Saga! Can the power of friendship overrule the wills of interdimensional machine-gods? What is the sinister secret of Sand Blast City? And are those duck-bill platypus warriors riding crododiles?! You won’t want to miss all of the first time appearances for characters like the Iron King and Queen, Jack Rabbit and his Sand Blast Freedom Fighters, and the debut of the Secret Service!
SONIC ARCHIVES VOLUME 16 collects SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #59-62 featuring digitally re-mastered art and special features!
SONIC UNIVERSE #32
"INSIDE JOB" Part Four: The explosive finale to the Scourge Arc! Sonic’s evil twin is running with the Destructix, and they’re fighting for their lives to escape Zone Jail! If the rioting prisoners don’t get them, the Zone Cops will! In the mad dash for freedom, who will escape – and who will be left behind?
ARCHIE’S WEIRD MYSTERIES
Collecting some of the best tales from the series based on the hit cartoon, Archie and the gang continue their classic adventures – with a weird, offbeat twist! Archie is working for Riverdale High School’s newspaper, investigating weird phenomena and bizarre happenings. It seems the school’s science department blew a fuse in its hyper sub-molecular quarkinator and all sorts of things are now crawling and slithering through the town. It’s up to Archie to look into the cases and usually he happens to be there when they are resolved as well. All of the gang from the pop television series shows up, including occasional appearances from their own Sabrina the Teenage Witch, popular comic book character of the 1970s and popular television character of the late 1990s.
TINY TITANS AND LITTLE ARCHIE #2
Aw yeah! The first rule of Pet Club is…we don't talk about Pet Club! That's right! Josie and the Pussycats get an invitation to join the Pets! Will Archie's favorite band survive the experience? Find out what happens when the Dance Party at the Tiny Titans Tree House turns into a costume party! It's Batusi time!
TINY TITANS AND LITTLE ARCHIE #3
He has a “R” on his shirt, but he’s not Robin. Who’s the mysterious kid in the Batcave with the orange hair? Is it Clayface’s kid? Maybe Joker’s son? Hmmmm….
WORLD OF ARCHIE DOUBLE DIGEST # 11
“WHAT THE DO DID,” “THE ULTIMATE PEP TALK”
Pop tells the boys women change their hair after traumatic events and after breaking a date with Betty for another girl, Archie’s guilt gets the better of him when he’s sees her with a new hairstyle. He invites her to a night on the town but it all backfires for poor Betty when Archie enlists the help of a specialist for her supposed depression. Betty won’t be changing her hair again anytime soon after this fiasco in “WHAT THE DO DID.” On the eve of his 25th anniversary at Riverdale High School, Coach Kleats recounts some of the highs and lows of his career only to reveal that obstacles often come from within.
THIS WEEK'S CHECKLIST!
Archie & Friends #157
Archie & Friends #158
Archie & Friends All-Stars: Vol. 11
Archie Double Digest #222
Archie Marries Betty #14
Archie Marries Veronica #14
Betty & Veronica Double Digest #193
Betty & Veronica Double Digest #194
Betty & Veronica Double Digest #195
Life With Archie #14
Sonic The Hedgehog #219
Sonic The Hedgehog #221
Sonic The Hedgehog #222
Sonic The Hedgehog #227
Sonic The Hedgehog #228
Sonic The Hedgehog #229
Sonic Archives Vol. 16
Sonic Universe #32
The Best of Archie’s Weird Mysteries
Tiny Titans & Little Archie #2
Tiny Titans & Little Archie #3
World of Archie Double Digest #11