Vampironica’s on the prowl! Preview the new releases for 5/30/18

What’s new in the town of Riverdale and beyond? Take a look below at previews of VAMPIRONICA #2, JUGHEAD: THE HUNGER #6, THE ARCHIES VOLUME 1, and ARCHIE JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #289.

To purchase these and other great Archie Comics, find a comic shop near you using the Comic Shop Locator service, visit the Archie Comics Online Store, or download the Archie App!

Keep reading for a look at the covers and preview pages for these exciting new Archie Comics titles.


Cover by Greg Smallwood

NEW ONGOING SERIES! The smartest student at Riverdale High uncovers Veronica’s secret. Will he lend a helping hand or try to drive a stake through her heart?

Script: Greg and Megan Smallwood
Art: Greg Smallwood, Jack Morelli
Cover: Greg Smallwood
Variant Covers: Francesco Francavilla, Robert Hack
On Sale Date: 5/30
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

Buy VAMPIRONICA #2 at your local comic shop!

Order VAMPIRONICA #2 from the Archie Comics Store!

Download VAMPIRONICA #2 on the Archie App!

Read VAMPIRONICA #2 on ComiXology!





The history of werewolves in the Jones family runs deep—but does that include Jughead’s little sister Jellybean as well? It’s a question good ol’ Jug must answer before the Coopers or Reggie’s new Pack get to her first!

Script: Frank Tieri
Art: Pat and Tim Kennedy, Joe Eisma, Bob Smith, Matt Herms, Jack Morelli
Cover: Adam Gorham
Variant Covers: Derek Charm, Michael Walsh
On Sale Date: 5/30
32-page, full-color comic
$3.99 U.S.


Buy JUGHEAD: THE HUNGER #6 at your local comic shop!

Order JUGHEAD: THE HUNGER #6 from the Archie Comics Store!

Download JUGHEAD: THE HUNGER #6 on the Archie App!

Read JUGHEAD: THE HUNGER #6 on ComiXology!



Cover by Joe Eisma

The rockin’ debut featuring the battle of friendship vs. fame, with a few special guests along the way! Follow Archie’s quest to make his songwriting dreams a reality, and see how the rock ‘n’ roll dream effects the lives of the band! Features a special cameo from indie-pop trio CHVRCHES! Collects The Archies one-shot and issues #1 – #3 of the ongoing series. 

Script: Alex Segura, Matt Rosenberg
Art: Joe Eisma, Matt Herms, Jack Morelli
Cover: Joe Eisma
$17.99 US/$19.99 CAN
6 5/8 x 10 3/16”
144 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 5/30

Buy THE ARCHIES VOL 1 at your local comic shop!

Order THE ARCHIES VOL 1 from the Archie Comics Store!

Download THE ARCHIES VOL 1 on the Archie App!

Read THE ARCHIES VOL 1 on ComiXology!


BRAND NEW LEAD STORY: “Room With a View!” Archie’s ready to move onto bigger and better things—namely, a bigger room! But when Archie decides to remodel himself, things might get messy!

Script: Dan Parent
Art: Bill Galvan, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jeff Shultz, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 5/30
192-page, full color comic
$6.99 U.S.

Comments are closed.