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  • DeCarlo Rules: Archie Comics solicitations for September 2018 are now online: [link]
    Today at 02:29:38 AM
  • Tuxedo Mark: <y review of the new story "Romance 4Ever!": [link]
    June 23, 2018, 08:21:59 PM
  • rusty: My copies of Archie at Riverdale and Cosmo should be here in about a week and a half from DCBS
    June 23, 2018, 07:35:50 PM
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    June 22, 2018, 05:11:54 PM
  • Vegan Jughead: I'm gonna get it but I'm waiting for it to be at Barnes and Noble which I think will be July 10th or so. They released it to the direct market (comic shops) first.
    June 22, 2018, 09:15:13 AM
  • irishmoxie: Anyone get Archie at Riverdale Vol 1?
    June 21, 2018, 09:43:56 PM
  • BettyReggie: 112 Days until Wednesday 10th 2018 ,  Riverdale Season #3 on The CW at 8pm.
    June 20, 2018, 05:28:15 PM
  • Tuxedo Mark: And another one: [link]
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  • Tuxedo Mark: Riverdale spoof: [link]
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  • DeCarlo Rules: @irishmoxie -- It's definitely complete. All six of the 1958-59 Sy Reit/Bob White original issues, plus the feature-length "Good Guys of the Galaxy" by Tom DeFalco & Fernando Ruiz from ARCHIE #655, and three 5-page digest shorts that guest-starred Cosmo -- and the complete first issue of the Ian Flynn/Tracy Yarley COSMO (2017) thrown in for good measure. It follows the same layout/format as the previous JUGHEAD'S TIME POLICE, even though that didn't carry the "Archie Comics Presents..." trade dress. Not a bad buy for $11.
    June 14, 2018, 01:08:59 AM
  • irishmoxie: Anyone get the Cosmo book that came out today? Any good?
    June 13, 2018, 08:04:49 PM
  • Cosmo: Ah man....and I was worried I was the last enthusiast for ERB's stuff. I'm currently rereading my Dell Tarzan books. Really good fun! It took a while to complete that run.
    June 12, 2018, 06:51:53 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: ...Marvel's earlier JOHN CARTER, WARLORD OF MARS in there, so the DE Tarzan comics need to go in a different box, and SHEENA (also a recent DE title) and DC's RIMA THE JUNGLE GIRL will help fill up that box.
    June 11, 2018, 07:40:48 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Recently. DE's unauthorized LORD OF THE JUNGLE Tarzan adaptations (and its authorized THE GREATEST ADVENTURE) won't fit into my existing box of previous Tarzan comics from Gold Key, DC, and Dark Horse, so I have to start a new box. Logically these get filed with DE's unauthorized WARLORD OF MARS comics (including DEJAH THORIS) and their authorized JOHN CARTER, WARLORD OF MARS. But I also want to squeeze Marve;
    June 11, 2018, 07:38:48 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Interesting. I tend not to group titles by publisher at all, if the characters were not created as work-for-hire (meaning the publisher is legally considered the 'author' of the character). Do they belong to that publisher's "universe" (assuming it has one)? There are some publishers like Dynamite Entertainment where the vast majority of the titles they publish are licensed, and thus were "inherited" from other publishers. Therefore it makes more sense to me to group them together in boxes with similar characters. Flash Gordon, The Phantom, and Mandrake comics (regardless of who the actual publisher was) go together in the same box because they're all classic adventure heroes licensed from Hearst Entertainment (formerly King Features Syndicate). Pulp fiction heroes like The Shadow, Doc Savage, and The Spider (regardless of the fact that the latter did not originate with the same publisher as the first two) also get grouped together. Space considerations allowing, Tarzan (and other Edgar Rice Burroughs adaptations) might share the same box with Sheena and Rima, but NOT with Ka-Zar, because he's a Marvel Universe character.
    June 11, 2018, 07:16:22 PM
  • rusty: I do keep all Star Trek series together in their own section and all Star Wars books together.  I also keep all 2000AD titles together and manga books get their own section.  For titles that have switched publishers, I usually keep them all with the publisher that I identify them with the most.  Tarzan has been published by a variety of publishers, but I keep them with Dell/Gold Key.  Conan is starting to get a bit close with all the success Dark Horse has had, but I still identify Conan more with Marvel.
    June 11, 2018, 06:27:26 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Believe it or not, I even have a box labeled "Pseudo-manga" that contains comics published by American companies and created by American creators like Astro Boy & Racer X (Now Comics), Battle of the Planets (Gold Key & Top Cow/Image), Captain Harlock (Malibu), Godzilla (Dark Horse) and Ultraman. I just want to keep those separate from the boxes of real translated manga in floppy comic format.
    June 11, 2018, 03:34:17 PM
  • DeCarlo Rules: Well. the problem is when you get titles with licensed characters that aren't owned by the publisher. So if you collect Star Trek comics, you'd have different series published by Gold Key, Marvel, DC, and IDW (and I probably missed one in there). It doesn't make sense to me to put them in different boxes by publisher, but to each his own. Disney comics would be another example. There are even some instances where if I like a certain artist enough, I will put all his work regardless of publisher or characters into one box, like Paul Gulacy, Steve Rude, or Mike Allred (and file them chronologically from older to newer, rather than alphabetically). Those are examples where my interest in the creator far exceeds my relative interest in whatever characters are involved.
    June 11, 2018, 03:14:29 PM
  • rusty: That makes sense.  There are many ways that people can file books.  What I do is file by company or category and then alphabetically within each section.  My first category is Richie Rich then Archie, then other Harvey titles, then Disney, then other humor/kids books, then by company (unless it is a company where I don't have very many books from them.  Star Trek and Star Wars each get their own section as well.  I will probably revamp a bit when I do my next major sort/merge.  The biggest section by far for me is DC.
    June 11, 2018, 09:28:59 AM

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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: January 15, 2017, 07:38:34 PM »
The CW’s Riverdale (2017)
Riverdale  (2017)

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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: January 14, 2017, 05:55:41 PM »
Alright, I'm still practicing with my digital art. But I have a few pieces  :smitten:








i redrew a riverdale scene today


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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: July 20, 2016, 05:39:49 PM »
This last one is a Sabrina "pin-up gag".
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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: July 20, 2016, 05:39:08 PM »
This one is a Jughead "cover gag".
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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: July 20, 2016, 05:38:24 PM »
This is a Josie & Melody "pin-up gag".
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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: July 20, 2016, 05:37:30 PM »
Just adding a few more samples of my artwork.
Hope it's okay.
This would be a Josie & the Pussycats "cover gag".
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Fan Fiction / Re: Fan Art Thread
« on: July 19, 2016, 10:30:42 PM »
And finally, a Halloween variation on a classic cover illustration.
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All About Archie / Re: The Crazy Betty/Villainous Veronica Thread!
« on: July 19, 2016, 12:15:54 AM »
 
I don't know, this screams crazy to me  ;D

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All About Archie / Some RPG stats for Archie & the gang
« on: July 16, 2016, 03:13:51 AM »
Hi all- I've been statting up some Archie characters for the Mutants & Masterminds RPG (mostly designed for superheroes, but can fit everyone), including my own notes on the characters. I figured I'd share it here while I was in the midst of things: http://roninarmy.com/threads/149-Jab-s-Builds!?p=200601&viewfull=1#post200601.

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All About Archie / Re: Veronica Fish Leaves Archie
« on: July 15, 2016, 02:57:33 PM »
Gooooofish? ;)

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All About Archie / Frank Zappa Meets ARCHIE?
« on: July 10, 2016, 06:14:07 AM »
... Well, not exactly, but you could be fooled into thinking that, in this parody comic that appeared in the Sept. 1970 issue of the NATIONAL LAMPOON. Actually, the artwork here by penciller Joe Orlando and inker Henry Scarpelli looks like it's straight out of an issue of DC comics' BINKY'S BUDDIES, one of the many Archie Comics lookalike titles from the late 1960s/early 1970s era.












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General Discussion / Re: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD?
« on: July 07, 2016, 11:53:30 AM »
Pretty sure that ACP will be the first traditional company to go all-digital. I'm betting they wished they could have made the change a couple of years ago. Not like they haven't been pushing it hard enough, harder than any other company.

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All About Archie / Re: What's Next For Archie Comics?
« on: July 07, 2016, 07:34:33 AM »
MN: what was unsustainable is Keeping Archie the same and expecting that to save them forever...people these days want more from their comic books and archie wasn't delivering

I don't think they should have stayed exactly as they were but this is a huge divorcing step away from 75 years tradition, they could have tried something closer like hybrid classic Archie/Disney style art, the classic Archie artists probably would have done a good job with that. At least they could put that in the digests, most people would probably accept it as part of the main Archie continuity too, we can't say the same for the reboot stories, is there anyone who sees the reboot events as part of main Archie canon? THeres nothing wrong with that but I don't, I doubt most fans or ACP do either, when the art styles so changed it's hard to link them.

You perfectly summarize my feeling about it, Darin. SAGG will be disappointed that he can't take credit for it.  ;)

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All About Archie / Re: The Jughead/Veronica Feud
« on: July 06, 2016, 07:58:56 PM »
Note that while YOU'VE started threads about Archie being an a-hole or whatever, I've never started a thread about Veronica that encourages people to heap scorn on her.
That's because there already was/is a Worst of Veronica thread, and pretty much a negative thread for every character. Why should Archie be left out of the fun?  ;)
Archie certainly deserves it as much or more than the rest …

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All About Archie / Re: Mr. Lodge's Greatest Hits
« on: July 06, 2016, 06:18:10 PM »
I did make a thread for Mr. Lodge here but it was more for his moments of rage, this story is more cold blooded.  :)

Whoops, my bad. I didn't know there was already a Mr. Lodge thread.  :(

Anyway, here's another Mr. Lodge panel I like.






Haha, you have good taste! http://www.archiefans.com/all-about-archie/hirambo/

Oops, I did it again.  :buck2:

I can see how I missed your thread; I wouldn't know what Hirambo is without context but it is a very clever title.  ;D

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