Check out a series of stories that inspired the CW’s RIVERDALE!
Surf’s up for Archie and the gang!
What’s this? Not one, but TWO exclusive Archie previews? Rejoice, Riverdale fans, because the Comics Beat has you covered! In B&V Friends Jumbo Comics Digest #254, Veronica snaps her leg and Betty gets taken with a fantasy full of buff lifeguards. And majestic horses?! Check out the preview… B&V FRIENDS JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #254 SUMMER FUN […]
Archie, Betty and Veronica, Riverdale, Preview
Jughead (Chip Zdarsky, Ryan North, Erica Henderson, and Derek Charm) is up for the Eisner for Best Publication for Teens (ages 13-17) and the award for Best Humor Publication.
“and the winner for the best music video of the year is…”
Archie’s been on one heck of a music kick lately! This week, in World of Archie #68, The Archies are imperiled when Jughead catches a bad case of food poisoning. Who will save the day? His little sister, Jellybean, of course! Check out Comics Beat’s exclusive preview of the issue, out this Wednesday, after the jump. […]
Sometimes the law is cold. Cold as ice, one might say. In this Wednesday’s Josie and the Pussycats #6, the titular band is placed under arrest for plagiarism by Alexander Cabot, whose rich family owns an entire patch of land on Antarctica with its own sovereign laws. Domestic polar bears? Check. Weird ice palace? Check. An […]
Reggie…or should I say, SIR REGINALD, takes center stage in this week’s World of Archie Jumbo Digest #67. As part of Archie Comics’ ongoing Storybook Month, the fashion-conscious Sir Reginald gets a new groove when he discovers that his pricey, sleek wardrobe isn’t landing him the dates he wants. However, will the used clothes he decides […]
Periodically (pun intended), it’s useful to take a look at where the sales of a publisher’s titles are clustered. It helps widen the picture of how things are going. Things get a little different when you get into the independent comics world. The sales tend to be clustered in a subset of shops, with high […]