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Here a Witch, There a Witch

Archie Comics has traditionally struggled more than other comics at staying relevant, modern and current.  As opposed to other comics which can update their settings within their storylines, there are certain elements of Archie which remain tied to the past. 538 more words


Betty & Veronica #272 (Archie)

CREDIT: Archie Comics

Rating: 4/5 – Are Betty and Veronica Leaving Riverdale for Good?
by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo.

I attended an Archie Comics panel while at Baltimore Comic-Con this year based on the publisher’s successes with Life with Archie and Afterlife with Archie, two comic books with which I’ve fallen in love. 474 more words


Jughead Jones, non-conformity, and you

On Jughead Jones… 

Paraphrasing a few websites:

Every outsider group seemed to have a tailor-made hero: science nerds had Spider-Man, kids who’d lost loved ones had Batman, gay teens had the X-Men, rage-filled youngsters had The Hulk, straight-up sociopaths had The Punisher and so on.   243 more words


The Monday Morning Quarter-Bin: The Cross and the Switchblade

The quarter bin can bring you many opportunities for learning, be it learning of the existence of titles you had never heard of (even with all my years of being a Marvel fanboy I find new old series/mini-series/one-shots whose mere publication boggles the mind) or in some instances, legitimate history (I can think of a few “sports legends” bio comics I’ve seen featuring Ty Cobb, for example). 266 more words

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