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Archie’s Sonic The Hedgehog Comic Is Officially Cancelled

by Peter Paltridgeon July 19, 2017
This is the way the hedgehog goes…not with a Sonic Boom but a whimper. Archie’s Sonic the Hedgehog comic book, one of the longest-running comics featuring a licensed character in history, has met its anticlimactic end six months after an abrupt hiatus. Both Sonic and its spinoff title Sonic Universe were stalled in January of […]
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Archie Once Wanted To Make A Metroid Comic

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2017
At the moment, Archie Comics’ long-running Sonic the Hedgehog comic is on hiatus for unknown and unexplained reasons. A few years ago, though, the company looked into expanding its video-game-inspired line beyond just Sonic. Artist Steven Butler, who has illustrated issues of Sonic the Hedgehog, revealed some concept art to the Web today that depicted […]

Water Might Play A Role In Riverdale Tomorrow

by Alex Beanon February 1, 2017
“Riverdale” the updated “Archie”-comics based television series on the CW network seems to have water playing a significant role in tomorrow’s episode…

The CW’s Riverdale Premiere Date Trailer

by Alex Beanon November 29, 2016
“Riverdale”, the CW television series based on the “Archie” comic book collection has a premiere date of January 26, 2017, and if you were a fan of the “Archie” comic book series, you will find that Riverdale is a much different place these days – with the blood, violence and the new Wal-Mart on the […]

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The CW Announces Archie Series “Riverdale”

by Peter Paltridgeon May 12, 2016
The CW announced this afternoon it has picked up “Riverdale” to series, which was a pilot centered around everyteen Archie Andrews and his universe thereof. Based on the teenage humor comic that’s been around supermarket checkout racks since the 40’s, the cast of this new interpretation includes KJ Apa as Archie, Lili Reinhart as Betty, […]

Meet The New Archie Of Riverdale – KJ Apa

by Alex Beanon February 25, 2016
The cast for the upcoming pilot episode of “Riverdale” – the CW rebooted update of the classic “Archie” comic book series – has begun to take shape with New Zealand soap opera star KJ Apa cast as Archie. Apa’s experience consists almost entirely of his appearance the last two years in NZ soaper “Shortland Street”. […]

The CW Picks Up Riverdale For Pilot

by Alex Beanon January 30, 2016
The CW network has picked up “Riverdale” for a pilot episode this year and potential series next year. “Riverdale” – the hometown of the iconic “Archie” comic book series – is set in the present day and based on the Archie Comics characters, primarily Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and their friends, who explore small town […]

Archie Vs. Jaws Vs. Sharknado

by Alex Beanon April 17, 2015
Sharknado visits Riverdale and it doesn’t end well for Archie, Betty, Jughead, Veronica and the gang in the latest Archie comic book which connects with the SyFy network’s “Sharknado” franchise in the aptly titled “Archie vs. Sharknado” that presents a premiere poster playing off on the “Jaws” film. In the “plot” for the 48-page “Archie […]

Archie’s 75th Anniversary Makeover to Include New Comics, TV Cartoon, and More

by Ed Liuon December 16, 2014
The New York Times covers plans for a makeover of the renowned perpetual comic book teenager Archie Andrews, with parent company Archie Comic Publications using the character’s 75th anniversary in print as an opportunity to update the character. A new comic book will be launched with writer Mark Waid pairing with artist Fiona Staples, building […]

Archie Kicks The Bucket In 2015

by Alex Beanon July 15, 2014
Riverdale had already become a much different place than it used to be back in the 1940s when Archie, Betty, Jughead, Reggie and Veronica initially roamed its streets – but now it’s just getting weird. In the latest issue of the venerable Archie comic book franchise, Archie not only has gay friends but he gets […]