Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!

Cheryl Blossom gets a monkey in B&V FRIENDS COMICS ANNUAL #249, The Nobody strikes at The Black Hood in a special flashback issue, Sonic and friends gear up for adventure in SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #283, and friends become foes in SONIC/MEGA MAN: WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1 – DEADLY FUSION TP!


B&V FRIENDS COMICS ANNUAL #249

Cheryl steals the spotlight again when she gets a new pet monkey named Oscar. With all of the guys paying attention to her and her monkey pal, how can Betty & Veronica compete? Find out if a monkey makes for a good exotic pet or just a whole lot of trouble in “The Monkey’s Flaw,” this hilarious new lead story to this comics annual featuring even more pages of fun!

Script: Dan Parent
Art: Dan Parent, Bob Smith, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 6/29
192-page, full color comic
$5.99 U.S.

Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!


BLACK HOOD #11

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Before the cataclysmic events of “Bullet’s Kiss” and “The Lonely Crusade,” there was another Black Hood—Kip Burland, a former police officer who vowed to fight the crimes that he couldn’t while wearing a badge. But what was he doing in Philadelphia the day he was accidentally shot and killed by Highway Patrolman Greg Hettinger? You’ll find out in this special flashback issue starring the Original Hood… and learn the shocking truth about what really happened that day. This is an essential one-shot you don’t want to miss, featuring art from classic Black Hood artist Rick Burchett!

Script: Duane Swierczynski
Art: Rick Burchett, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Rachel Deering
Cover: Greg Smallwood
Variant Cover: David Mack
On Sale Date: 6/29
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!


SONIC/MEGA MAN: WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1 – DEADLY FUSION TP

Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!

The sequel to the record-shattering Sonic the Hedgehog and Mega Man crossover is here! You saw what happened when “Worlds Collide,” now brace yourself for when WORLDS UNITE! Dark forces have come together in the far future! The vicious conqueror, Sigma, has cheated death again and escaped the justice of X and the Maverick Hunters. He’s crossed space and time to join forces with Zavok and the malicious Deadly Six of Lost Hex! Sonic and Mega Man could save us-but they’ve gone missing! Now the Freedom Fighters of Sonic’s world and the Robot Masters of Mega Man’s world must take up the fight to save their heroes and stop the coming tide of darkness! WORLDS UNITE features guest appearances by the cast of SONIC BOOM, MEGA MAN X and some of CAPCOM and SEGA’s biggest stars! This volume collects WORLDS UNITE parts 1-4 from Sonic Universe #76, Sonic Boom #8, Sonic the Hedgehog #273, Mega Man #50 and selections from Mega Man: Worlds Unite Battles #1 and Sonic: Worlds Unite Battles #1.
Script: Ian Flynn, various
Art: Dan Schoening, Tracy Yardley, Ben Bates, Jamal Peppers, Terry Austin, Phyllis Novin
Jack Morelli, Rachel Deering, Matt Herms, Luis Antonio Delgado & Ben Hunzeker
Cover: Patrick “Spaz” Spaziante
978-1-62738-998-3
$14.99/$16.99 CAN
6 5/8 x 10 3/16″
TR
136 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 6/29

Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!


SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #283

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SONIC and the FREEDOM FIGHTERS are GO in “The Mission”: Sonic and Sally put out the call to the world!  They have the Chaos Emeralds, they have the Gaia Keys, and now they have a plan!  And the central hero to it all is… Cream?!  Then, in “Zero Hour,” Dr. Eggman finally tracks down Phage!  And when Tails Doll gives the mad doctor some crucial info, will Sonic’s plans for saving the world fall apart? Featuring cover art by the delightful Diana Skelly and a “GUARDIANS” variant cover by the amazing Adam Bryce Thomas!

Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Jamal Peppers, Jennifer Hernandez, Terry Austin, John Workman & Gabriel Cassata
Cover: Diana Skelly
Variant Cover: Adam Bryce Thomas, Gary Martin & Gabriel Cassata
On Sale Date: 6/29
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!
Take a first look inside the new Archie Comics on sale 6/29/16, including WORLDS UNITE VOL. 1!

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