The Archie Superteens Meet the Mighty Crusaders: Archie June 2018 Solicits

Posted by March 20, 2018 Comment

Betty and Veronica: Vixens are Hunted! Classic reprints of Cosmo return. Riverdale spins onward. All of this is happening while the Archie Superteens battle the Mighty Crusaders. All this and more is coming out of the Archie June 2018 solicits. Details below.

MARVEL DIGEST

MARVEL COMICS DIGEST #7
Marvel Comics’ best-selling heroes are back in the ever-popular digest format! This seventh issue spotlights THE AVENGERS feat. ANT MAN and THE WASP! This is a can’t-miss collector’s item that will only be printed once!
Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Provided by Marvel
On Sale Date: 6/20
224-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

ARCHIE HORROR

VAMPIRONICA #3(**RESOLICIT**)
NEW ONGOING SERIES! You can’t go home again… or can you? Veronica’s search for answers leads to a deadly confrontation at Lodge Mansion.
Script: Greg and Megan Smallwood
Art: Greg Smallwood, Jack Morelli
Cover: Greg Smallwood
Variant Covers: Francesco Francavilla, Audrey Mok
On Sale Date: 6/6
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

ARCHIE

 

ARCHIE SUPERTEENS VS. CRUSADERS #1
Riverdale High’s new substitute teacher is very odd. Snubbed by the scientific community, he plans his revenge—on the students of Riverdale High! It’s going to take a team of people with some mighty powers to stop him. Archie Comics’ two most renowned superhero teams are going to meet up for the first time ever in this special mini-series! Features cover 1 of 2 special connecting main covers!
Script: Ian Flynn, David Williams, Gary Martin
Art: Kelsey Shannon, David Williams, Gary Martin, Jack Morelli
Cover: David Williams, Gary Martin, Kelsey Shannon – Connecting Cover 1
Variant Cover: Tom Grummett
On Sale Date: 6/20
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

BETTY & VERONICA: VIXENS #7
NEW STORY ARC! “Hunted,” Pt 2: The Vixens encounter a rival gang—but are these formidable foes or potential new members? Meanwhile, the girls struggle with trusting their new behind-the-scenes leader.
Script: Jamie Lee Rotante
Art: Jen Vaughn, Elaina Unger, Rachel Deering
Cover: Jen Vaughn
Variant Covers: Sanya Anwar, Audrey Mok
On Sale Date: 6/13
32-page, full color comic $3.99 U.S.

 

RIVERDALE #14
From Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and the writers of the new CW series Riverdale, this ALL-NEW, ongoing comic series features stories set in between episodes of the new CW TV series Riverdale.
Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa & Various
Art: Thomas Pitilli, Andre Szymanowicz, John Workman
Cover: Archie & Betty CW Photo Cover
Variant Cover: Cheryl Blossom CW Photo Cover
On Sale Date: 6/20
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

ARCHIE CLASSIC

ARCHIE AND ME COMICS DIGEST #8
BRAND NEW LEAD STORY: “Romance 4Ever!” A movie is being filmed in Riverdale and it’s based on a popular romance novel by Olivia Smithington-James—don’t know who that is? You’ll be surprised to find out!
Script: Dan Parent
Art: Jeff Shultz, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Bill Galvan, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 6/13
128-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

ARCHIE AT RIVERDALE HIGH VOL. 1 (TR)
Take a trip back to one of the best-known periods in Archie history, and see the lessons learned from the day-to-day happenings at Riverdale High! ARCHIE AT RIVERDALE HIGH VOL. 1 is the first of a chronological collection of titles featuring the 1970s series.
Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Dan DeCarlo
978-1-68255-897-3
$10.99 US/$11.99 CAN
5 1/4 x 8”
TR
224 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 6/20

BETTY AND VERONICA JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #264 BRAND NEW LEAD STORY: “Outpost Mars!” Mr. Lodge is taking Betty and Veronica on a vacation like no other… all the way to Mars!
Script: Bill Golliher
Art: Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jeff Shultz, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 6/27
192-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

B&V FRIENDS JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #262 BRAND NEW LEAD STORY: “Roughing It” Betty and Veronica get ready to rough it in the Great Outdoors—but will some bad weather ruin their wilderness experience?
Script: Bill Golliher
Art: Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jeff Shultz, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 6/13
192-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

COSMO THE COMPLETE MERRY MARTIAN (TR)
Take a ride in a UFO with Cosmo the Merry Martian! For the first time ever, this classic interplanetary tale has been collected into one giant-size collection. Join Cosmo, Orbi, Astra and all their wacky friends as they explore the unknown and discover all-new life forms. What adventures will these Martian explorers find on Jupiter, or Venus, or even Earth?! Put on your spacesuit and find out!
Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Bob White
978-1-68255-895-9
$10.99 US/$11.99 CAN
5 1/4 x 8”
TR
224 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 6/13

WORLD OF ARCHIE JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #79 BRAND NEW LEAD STORY: “Summer Smart” Archie is thrilled to be starting his summer vacation—too bad he failed biology and has to be tutored by Miss Grundy! Archie soon realizes Ms. Grundy is a lot more fun outside of school… but will he still learn?
Script: Dan Parent
Art: Jeff Shultz, Bob Smith, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Bill Golliher, Bob Smith, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 6/6
192-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

(Last Updated March 20, 2018 4:03 am )

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