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Author Topic: What if The Unthinkable Happened?  (Read 430 times)

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Offline Magic Necromancer

Re: What if The Unthinkable Happened?
« Reply #15 on: August 27, 2014, 06:53:43 PM »
if anything Archie should put more thought into making more titles that go outside the tired high school misadventures

Afterlife showed what they had to do to get everyone's attention and since most comic book shops aren't sold that high on archie comics it's not like sticking to the same old formula will convince them otherwise

Why would more high school titles that don't have the love triangle do any better?

I'm not saying high school titles at all...with or without the love triangle the majority of comic book fans just don't care anymore and comic book shops don't bother to order them unless you know the owner personally or you have them special order it(who knows if they'll do that though)

Offline Original Sin

Re: What if The Unthinkable Happened?
« Reply #16 on: Today at 03:53:12 AM »
The love triangle has served its purpose. I am not saying saying those stories were bad - they were great, once upon a time. But now it sure seems like they can tell us no new interesting stories about it. Everything has been done, used and reused and recycled. Which is why I blv the characters need new stories, new motivations.
Archie: Betty, our Betty! Dear, sweet Betty!
Jughead: Blonde girl, cute smile, about so high...dates some guy named Mantle, right?


Offline SAGG

Re: What if The Unthinkable Happened?
« Reply #17 on: Today at 09:15:55 AM »
I wonder if AC is going in that direction in the newest B & V where they're leaving Riverdale. Please let Archie suffer, and have the girls replacing them NOT fall for him while B & V are gone!  :smiley6600:
I'll give you a 'Ronica-like saying: "Shut up, and let me take over your mundane and miserable lives."

 

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