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Archie Comics Joins Diamond’s Final Order Cut-Off Program

You are probably au fait with the FOC acronym by now. Final Order Cut-Off is a Diamond Comic Distributor system in which retailers can amend their orders for comic books closer to publication date, without penalty. Publishers like DC, Marvel, …

Sabrina Sells Out As Fast As Archie Afterlife

The Chilling Tales Of Sabrina #1 has sold out in the first issue from Archie Comics. Similarly reinvented as a horror title along the lines of Afterlife With Archie, I understand that Diamond Comic Distributors has sold out of the …

Archie Vs. Predator By Alex De Campi And Fernando Ruiz From Dark Horse Comics

Hannah Means-Shannon is currently liveblogging the Diamond Retailer Breakfast at New York Comic Con. Where they have just announced Archie VS Predator, written by Alex De Campi, drawn by Fernando Ruiz. Archie goes on holiday and brings back a very interesting visitor to Riverdale… …

Worlds Unite Brings Mega Man And Sonic The Hedgehog Back Together Again

So what will Archie Comics be announcing at the Sonic the Hedgehog and Mega Man panel at New York Comic Con? The below teaser image hints at a crossover even between the two characters titled Worlds Unite. This would be …

That Sabrina #1 Die Cut Cover In Action

Afterlife With Archie Gets Its Own Oversized Horror Magazine For Hallowe’en

A few folk were curious to see November solicitations for Archie featuring Afterlife With Archie Magazine #2 – when ’1 had#t been announced. What was it? What was going on? Well, retailers have just been told about Afterlife With Archie …

Nancy Silberkleit Talks About Stan Goldberg

Classic Marvel and Archie Comic artist Stan Goldberg passed away at the beginning of the week. Co-CEO of Archie Comics, Nancy Silberkleit offered her thoughts on the man Zam wham wow flowed through Stan Goldberg’s veins. Stan’s style went beyond …

Stan Goldberg Dies, Aged 82

Stan Goldberg, born in 1932, was a comic book creator who worked principally on Archie and Marvel Comics, including contributing to designing the look of Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four, working for as a colourist, penciller and inker. He also …

More Sabrina The Teenage Witch For Your Money

The new horrific Sabrina The Teenage Witch #1 is on its way. Okay, she won’t be the Bride Of Cthulhu like she is in Afterlife With Archie. Buts she’s a lot darker than you’ve seen of late. There’s a retailer …

Avatar Press, Archie, Aspen, Boom! Studios And Papercutz Comic-Con Recap

We’ve pulled together the rest of the publishers announcements and panel coverage from the San Diego Comic Con. As usual, the place was insanely packed but our reporters found their way through the crowds to bring you some of the …

SDCC 2014 Catch Up: How Afterlife With Archie Is Stealing Con Week So Far, Plus Ben Affleck, Princess Leia, And Ultron

The week of San Diego Comic Con never fails to produce interesting analytics, usually with a few surprises.  But this one’s more of a surprise than most, so far.  There was a new dynamic in the pr pattern for the …

The Great Archie Conspiracy Over His Death…

Heard at the Archie Comics booth at San Diego Comic Con. At the end of Life Of Archie #36, Archie Andrews is killed, shot by a bullet from a handgun. And yet the intended victim Kevin Keller, a veteran soldier …

The Rather Surprising Fate Of Sabrina The Teenage Witch (SPOILERS)

You know, I really thought Archie Comics had run out of ways to surprise me with their comics. Especially after getting responses in the local press such as this. Bless them. So I’m not sure what they’d make of Sabrina …

Gendercrunching May 2014 – DC Down, Marvel Up, And Looking At Archie, Avatar, Zenescope, And Valiant

By Tim Hanley DC was down and Marvel was up in May, but it wasn’t quite enough to stop DC from posting the higher overall percentage of female creators for the sixth straight month. It was a real barnburner, though, …

Prints Charming – Archie Reprinted Only To Die Again, As Well As Spider-Man 2099, Grayson, Ms Marvel, Harley Quinn, The Wicked + The Divine

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Archie Andrews’ Final Words (BIG MASSIVE SPOILERS)

Today is the day that Archie dies. Killed by a shooter, who trying to kill local politician and war veteran Kevin Keller for his pro gun control policies. But the comic, Life With Archie #36. Isn’t actually about that, It’s …

Archie To Die Taking A Bullet For Kevin Keller. Same-Sex Marriage, Gun Rights, Beloved Childhood Character, Internet Start Your Engines!

Archie Comics had told us that Archie would die in the out-of-continuity-such-as-there-is Life Of Archie comic, that looks at a number of future and what if scenarios for the familiar characters, often taking a route down more serious issues of …

Whatever Happened To Sabrina The Teenage Witch At Sony Pictures? SENYC

Peter Ernest Sailer, attending the NYC: Special Edition show for Bleeding Cool tells us, from the Archie panel, that big Archie boss Jonathan Goldwater confirmed that the Sony Pictures script to Sabrina the Teenage Witch was close to being finished and …