• Riverdale Volume #2 Fights The Post-Season Blues

    Riverdale Volume #2 Fights The Post-Season Blues0

    Riverdale Vol. 2 Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (stories); Aaron Elling, Will Ewing, Michael Grassi, Ross Maxwell, Brian E Paterson, Tessa Leigh Williams (writers); Joe Eisma, Thomas Pitilli (artists); Janice Chiang, John Workman (letters); Andre Szymanowicz (colors) Archie Comics March 2018 As season two of the CW’s hit TV show Riverdale draws to a close, Archie Comics stands ready

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  • Betty and Veronica Kick Ass and Look Good Doing It in Vixens #1

    Betty and Veronica Kick Ass and Look Good Doing It in Vixens #11

    Betty & Veronica: Vixens  #1 Jamie L. Rotante (script), Eva Cabrera (art), Matt Herms (colours), Rachel Deering (letters) Archie Comics Publications Released November 22, 2017 The premise for the new Betty & Veronica: Vixens book might feel familiar, especially if, like me, you’re a fan of DC Bombshells; it’s an alternate-universe reimagining of classic characters that

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  • Riverdale Fashion Report: Power-à-Porter

    Riverdale Fashion Report: Power-à-Porter0

    Fashion has a significant history in the Archie-verse. Straddling the line between slice of life and romance comics, Archie Comics have frequently featured the fashion spreads or pin-up pages of romance comics. Even as romance comics faded in popularity, Archie Comics long carried on the tradition. My very own ’90s Archie Comics, particularly the Betty

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  • No Riverdale Rivals: Betty and Veronica Are Friends Not Frenemies

    No Riverdale Rivals: Betty and Veronica Are Friends Not Frenemies0

    Rivalry is one of storytelling’s most popular (and most relied-upon) devices. Need to shake things up? Plot feeling stale? Pit two characters against each other. Rivalries, in general, tend to be widespread–from sports teams to genre franchises–but it’s also very commonplace in the world of comics. Ask any comics fan to name a “versus” pair

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  • Pop’s Diner: 6 Snack Pairings for the Riverdale Premiere

    Pop’s Diner: 6 Snack Pairings for the Riverdale Premiere0

    • January 26, 2017

    Riverdale, the strange new Archie-comics-meets-Twin-Peaks show debuts tonight on The CW at 9 PM. And lifetime Archie-fan Laura Harcourt, will be live tweeting it for us at @womenonocomics! While Archie has been busily rebooting their classic comics for a YA, romance-loving readership, they’ve also been working with the CW to develop this live action drama, which bears little

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  • Hey Fellow Kids, Betty & Veronica #1 Is Not Good

    Hey Fellow Kids, Betty & Veronica #1 Is Not Good4

    Betty & Veronica #1 Adam Hughes Archie Comics July 20, 2016 This comic opens with a talking dog and transitions to two talking teenage boys. It’s not a great way to start a comic that’s devoted to forever frenemies Betty and Veronica, and it’s one too many framing devices for a story that’s simple as

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