Archie #1

    Archie » Archie #1 released by Archie Comics on September 2015.

    Archie like you've never seen him before.

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    Comic superstars Mark Waid and Fiona Staples reimagine an icon! Change is coming to Riverdale in this can't-miss kick-off to Archie's new ongoing series! Familiar faces return in new and unexpected ways in this must-have #1 issue! As the new school year approaches, you'd think Archie Andrews would be looking forward to classes and fun-but nothing is as it seems in the little town of Riverdale. But is this a one-off or a sign of bigger changes awaiting for America's favorite teens - and the entire town? Find out in this exciting and remarkable first issue!

    Chapter Titles:

    • Chapter One: There is this Girl
    • Chapter Two: I be a Genius
    • Chapter Three: ♪ (in blue)
    • Special Bonus: Reprint of the very first "Archie" story in Pep Comics #22 (December 1941) with the first ever appearances of Archie, Jughead, and Betty; written by Vic Bloom and illustrated by Bob Montana.

    List of covers and their creators:

    CoverNameCreator(s)Sidebar Location
    ACover AFiona Staples1
    BCover BJ. Scott Campbell3
    CCover CColleen Coover4
    DCover DTania Del Rio5
    ECover EJoe Eisma6
    FCover FFrancesco Francavilla7
    GCover GGenevieve FT8
    HCover HMichael Gaydos9
    ICover ISanford Greene10
    JCover JRobert Hack11
    KCover KDean Haspiel12
    LCover LDavid Mack13
    MCover MMoritat14
    NCover NMike Norton15
    OCover OJerry Ordway16
    PCover PRamon K. Perez17
    QCover QRon Salas18
    RCover RGreg Scott19
    SCover ST.Rex20
    TCover TBrittany Williams21
    UCover UChip Zdarsky22
    VBlank Cover VNone23
    REAcme Comics Exclusive Variant CoverDan dos Santos24
    REAmazing Stories Exclusive Variant CoverTom Grummett & Tito Peña25
    REAtlantis Fantasyworld Exclusive Variant CoverScott Shaw & Tito Peña26
    REAw Yeah Comics!/Downtown Comics Exclusive Variant CoverArt Baltazar27
    REBedrock City Comics Exclusive Variant CoverTerry Moore & Briana Miller28
    REBooks-A-Million/2nd & Charles Exclusive Variant CoverKate Leth29
    RECurious Comics Exclusive Variant CoverDan Schoening & Luis Delgado30
    REDynamic Forces Exclusive Variant CoverJae Lee31
    REDynamic Forces Exclusive Black & White Variant CoverJae Lee32
    REFour Color Grails Exclusive Variant CoverJamie Tyndall33
    REHastings Exclusive Variant CoverBrent Peeples34
    REM&M Comic Service #1 Exclusive Variant CoverChris Foreman & Kris Asbeck35
    REM&M Comic Service #2 Exclusive Variant CoverDave Dorman36
    REMidtown Comics Exclusive Variant CoverCameron Stewart37
    REMile High Comics Exclusive Variant CoverRich Koslowski38
    RENewbury Comics Exclusive Variant CoverPeter Bagge39
    RERoyal Collectibles Exclusive Variant CoverRafael Albuquerque40
    RESan Diego Comic Con #1 Exclusive Variant CoverFiona Staples41
    RESan Diego Comic Con #2 Exclusive Variant CoverFiona Staples42
    2ndSecond Printing CoverFiona Staples2


    • Cover E is a homage of the movie poster for Rebel without a Cause.
    • The M&M Service #1 Exclusive Variant cover is a homage of the cover of The Amazing Spider-Man #300.


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