It’s the first Archie comic in history to sell out and need a second print. And with Perez Hilton getting in on the action, no wonder that the first (out) appearance of the first gay character in Riverdale, Kevin Keller, is doing relative big bucks on eBay, currently selling for up to $12.
Archie titles have a wide distribution but aren’t concentrated in comic stores like most titles. So the likelihood is that there are plenty of first prints in supermarkets across the US – it’s just the speculators don’t know where to find them. Might be worth keeping an eye out the next time you’re at the checkout?
Second print on the left, first print on the right…