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Author Topic: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?  (Read 7674 times)

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Offline achernar

least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« on: June 07, 2011, 11:00:29 PM »
which cover from a Digest or Double Digest do like the least?  :-\

Offline RiverPhoenixDale

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2011, 01:02:16 AM »
I don't collect the digests, but I was never crazy about the Story & Game covers when the cover itself was a game.



I count 13 things wrong, how about you?  :)

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Offline Captain Hero

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2011, 09:12:50 AM »


If we're going to see a cover with an extreme close-up of Betty and Veronica gossiping about Archie, we could at least get a spoken or visual gag behind it!

Of course, what's more unforgivable is having a spelling mistake in the cover gag itself.

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Offline PTF

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2011, 07:46:13 PM »
Its a mistake that can happen to anyone. :)

Offline 100DollarHeadache

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2011, 08:26:14 PM »


If we're going to see a cover with an extreme close-up of Betty and Veronica gossiping about Archie, we could at least get a spoken or visual gag behind it!
Hang on, why did Veronica's eyes turn blue?

Offline Captain Hero

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2011, 10:22:50 PM »
Its a mistake that can happen to anyone. :)

Yeah, in a story, I can see how it can be missed.  A cover gag, though...I dunno...  ;)

(Spelling errors irk me in general though...LOL)
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Online Tuxedo Mark

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2011, 12:45:07 PM »


If we're going to see a cover with an extreme close-up of Betty and Veronica gossiping about Archie, we could at least get a spoken or visual gag behind it!
Hang on, why did Veronica's eyes turn blue?

Who's to say they aren't blue? We usually see nothing of the girls' eyes except the typical black dots.




Betty Cooper + Cheryl Blossom. It's inevitable.

Offline RiverPhoenixDale

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #7 on: June 09, 2011, 01:31:57 PM »
Or maybe...

...THIS was the original cover!  :)


Offline 100DollarHeadache

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #8 on: June 09, 2011, 01:34:31 PM »
I think they kept the black dot eyes all those years to make Cheryl's green eyes stand out more.

Offline RiverPhoenixDale

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #9 on: June 10, 2011, 08:31:25 PM »
This cover kind of stinks.

a) It's joke-free.

b) Archie is impressed by some really mediocre-looking cheerleading.  He should watch the competitions on ESPN sometime.  (Actually, knowing Archie, he probably does.)



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Offline Captain Hero

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #10 on: June 10, 2011, 10:43:10 PM »
But, it's the 200th ISSUE...

...and...last issue...LOL
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Offline PTF

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #11 on: June 10, 2011, 11:56:20 PM »
I can see why. What a lame routine. No way are they winning the national title! :)

Well, that and the sun appears to be going super nova. :)

Offline RiverPhoenixDale

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #12 on: June 11, 2011, 12:01:18 AM »
Well, that and the sun appears to be going super nova. :)

The supernova destroyed Archie's version of Earth-2, where the covers have no jokes and the cheerleaders are merely adequate.  :)

Offline B-ko Daitokuji

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #13 on: June 11, 2011, 01:04:48 AM »
The obvious joke is Archie's hideous flannel shirt.  Is he going to be giving out paper towels?

And is the asian-esque girl under Betty an actual character or just one of those phantom teenagers that roam the halls of Riverdale High like ghosts to be seen once and never again?

Offline Captain Hero

Re: least liked Digest or Double Digest cover?
« Reply #14 on: June 11, 2011, 01:12:28 AM »
The obvious joke is Archie's hideous flannel shirt.  Is he going to be giving out paper towels?

And is the asian-esque girl under Betty an actual character or just one of those phantom teenagers that roam the halls of Riverdale High like ghosts to be seen once and never again?

I always thought it was Tomoko.  The cover's too old for it to be Kumi.  :D
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