Tuesday, June 3, 2014

C3C1 Preview: Afterlife With Archie vol. 1

When Jughead's beloved pet Hot Dog is killed in a hit and run, Jughead turns to the only person he knows who can help bring back his canine companion—Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Using dark, forbidden magic, Sabrina is successful and Hot Dog returns to the land of the living. But he's not the same... and soon, the darkness he brings back with him from beyond the grave begins to spread, forcing Archie and the gang to try to escape Riverdale!

Collects issues 1-5 featuring the first storyline "Escape from Riverdale" from the new ongoing TEEN+ comic book horror series Afterlife with Archie. 

Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Art: Francesco Francavilla, Jack Morelli
Cover: Francesco Francavilla
$17.99/$19.99 CAN
6 5/8 x 10 3/16”
Trade Paperback
160 pp, Full Color

A late entrant, as the email from Archie's PR (man, that sounds weird) just came through. Scoff at this all you like, but this has been a damn good book. Not for the typical Archie crowd. And yes, you can pick this up at your local comic shop tomorrow.

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