Archie Comics Publisher/Co-CEO Jon Goldwater made great waves this week. In interviews with major news outlets about the future of Archie Comics and his plans for America’s most iconic company, he discusses the introduction of Riverdale’s first gay character (Kevin Keller), the appointment of Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa to the position of CCO, Lena Dunham’s upcoming stint as an Archie Comics writer, Afterlife With Archie, the reincarnation of the Golden Age superheroes of Red Circle Comics into modernity, upcoming cartoon It’s Archie, and expansion of the company brand.
WASHINGTON POST/COMIC RIFFS “Archie Comics would not become old-school on Goldwater’s watch. “
CBS/MANCAVE DAILY “Archie Comics holds a mirror up to its readership’s without worrying about public outcry”
NERDIST “Goldwater and company have managed to make Archie Comics into a dynamic, viable company once more”
Make sure you read through everything! You never know when you’re going to find an Easter Egg about Jughead Meets Wolverine …