Classic stories are celebrated in a new digest series, Jughead meets Sabrina the Teenage Witch for the first time, Veronica turns Kevin Keller’s life upside down, Sonic and friends battle Dr. Eggman and repetitive sound effects, and Vegas comes to the rescue in this week’s new Archie Comics! Keep reading for a look inside ARCHIE JUMBO COMICS 75TH ANNIVERSARY DIGEST #1, JUGHEAD #9, LIFE WITH KEVIN #2, SONIC BOOM VOL. 01, and WORLD OF ARCHIE ANNUAL #62!
ARCHIE JUMBO COMICS 75th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION DIGEST #1
Celebrate Archie’s 75th anniversary in a special way with the first installment of this BRAND NEW commemorative digest series! This issue is jam-packed some of the best Archie stories, bonus art pages and fun intros from writers, artists and fans alike. Each anniversary digest is a special collector’s item for every Archie fan!
Cover: Dan DeCarlo
On Sale Date: 9/7
224-page, full color comic
(It’s kind of like a) BRAND NEW #1… except it’s issue #9! SABRINA makes her debut in the NEW RIVERDALE and things are about to get INSANE! New story! New arc! New creative team! Pop Tate’s has a new mascot: it’s a lady in a burger costume with a giant burger for a head! And she never takes off that giant burger head! And she and Jughead really hit it off, probably for that very reason! But is it possible Burger Lady is MORE than she appears? Find out what happens when Jughead meets a burger he REALLY likes—and a POWERFUL and unexpected new force in Riverdale is revealed!! P.S.: that powerful and unexpected new force is SABRINA THE TEENAGE WITCH! SHE’S the Burger Lady!
Script: Ryan North
Art: Derek Charm, Jack Morelli
Cover: Derek Charm
Variant Covers: Veronica Fish, Audrey Mok
On Sale Date: 9/7
32-page, full color comic
LIFE WITH KEVIN #2
Kevin never thought he’d have to share his small NYC apartment with a roommate—and he definitely never expected that roommate to be Veronica Lodge! Living with someone as demanding as Veronica certainly isn’t going to be easy—and neither is navigating a high-pressure job at a news station! Can Kevin keep his cool—and his job!—and still manage to make some time to find romance in the city?
Script: Dan Parent
Art: Dan Parent, J. Bone, Jack Morelli
Cover: Dan Parent
On Sale: 9/7
25-page, digital exclusive comic
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SONIC BOOM VOL. 1: THE BIG BOOM (TR)
Here comes the BOOM! Sonic the Hedgehog and his friends are back and ready to do battle with the evil DR. EGGMAN! This ground-breaking new branch of the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise puts a different “spin” on all your favorite heroes and villains—plus brand new faces and hilarious stories chock-full of action. Written by bestselling Sonic comic scribe Ian Flynn, and based on the hit TV series! Sonic and his friends Tails, Amy, Knuckles and new member Sticks, must come together as a team to explore a new world full of comedy and adventure. SONIC BOOM Vol. 1 collects Sonic Boom #1-4.
Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Evan Stanley, Ryan Jampole, Jennifer Hernandez, Rick Bryant, Jack Morelli and Matt Herms
Cover: Patrick “SPAZ” Spaziante
6 5/8 x 10 3/16”
104 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 9/7
WORLD OF ARCHIE COMICS ANNUAL #62
Archie, along with his furry friend Vegas and brainy buddy Dilton, are visiting Denny—a young, shy boy who Dilton has worked with to create his own website. Meanwhile, Vegas helps some shy, young friends of his own when he encounters some abandoned puppies left under a garbage dumpster in a rain storm. Can he find safety for these pups? How can Denny help? Find out in “Happiness is a Wagging Tail!” the heart-warming lead story to this comics annual!
Script: Alex Simmons
Art: Rex Lindsey, Digikore Studios
Cover: Fernando Ruiz, Bob Smith, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 9/7
192-page, full color comic