(2015)

Archie, 2015 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
5.99 USD; 6.99 CAD
Pages
132
On-sale date
2015-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
A
ISBN
978-1-62738-947-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781627389471 50599
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Dan Parent (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge]

We All Shine On (Table of Contents: 1)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper]; Waldo Weatherbee; Dilton Doiley; Midge Klump; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie rigged the lighting at the Archies show so that it was always on him. Jughead retaliates by using a powerful flashlight to prank Reggie of the course of the next two days.
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Sync or Swim (Table of Contents: 2)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Jimmy DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle]; Gene Keller
Synopsis
Reggie skips practice so the band plays a show without him.
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Karaoke Night (Table of Contents: 3)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Al Bigley (credited)
Inks
Al Bigley (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Pop Tate; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Ethel Muggs; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Geraldine Grundy; Professor Flutesnoot; Waldo Weatherbee; Ms. Beazly; Carl Svenson
Synopsis
Pop starts a Karaoke Night.
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Superfan (Table of Contents: 4)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones, Jr.; Gladys Jones; Becky Bigelow
Synopsis
Jughead has become obsessed with singing star Becky Bigelow.
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Sounds of the Future (Table of Contents: 5)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton writes a song for The Archies but nobody likes it.
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When Words Fail (Table of Contents: 6)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge]; Leroy Lodge; Hubert Smithers; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Leroy destroys The Archies' instruments.
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Cricket's Good Scents (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews]; Cricket O'Dell; Uncle Ed; Frankie Valdez; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge
Synopsis
While on tour out of town the Archies run into Cricket O'Dell and Frankie Valdez.
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Blame That Tune! (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (signed)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones]; Brigitte Reilly; Todd; Geraldine Grundy;
Synopsis
When The Archies won't let Betty or Veronica perform solos of songs written by Brigitte, the girls quit the band and form a trio with Brigitte.
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Down Memory Lane (Table of Contents: 9)

Betty's Diary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Caramel; Hal Cooper; Alice Cooper
Synopsis
Betty is becoming obsessed with singer Rick Melody, and her parents tell her about Alice's crush on the Blimeys, the British pop stars of an earlier era.
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Go West, Young Dudes (Table of Contents: 10)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Jon D'Agostino (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones];
Synopsis
The Archies travel to California and play a beach prom.
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Band Together (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited); Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge]; Mr. Steadman
Synopsis
Inspired by a local group, Archie and the gang reform the band under the name "Pearl Jelly." They then score a gig where a record producer will be at, but Reggie sabotages the group in order to get a solo contract.
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That's the Ticket (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Mary Andrews; Hubert Smithers; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Archie wants to surprise Veronica when she returns from a big trip with tickets to her favorite band.
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A Rain Vein (Table of Contents: 13)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge]; Mr. Clancy; Moose Mason; Midge Klump
Synopsis
When the van has a flat tire on the way to a gig, Archie goes on ahead and the owner makes him play on his own. Eventually the other members of The Archies arrive, one at a time, and join him.
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Country Calamity (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Stan Goldberg ?
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Floyd Clayton; Moose Mason; Geraldine Grundy; Waldo Weatherbee
Synopsis
Coach Kleats wants to be a country music star.
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Memories Are Made of This! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Archies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews];
Synopsis
Betty's charm bracelet contains various charms commemorating different events that happened to The Archies.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Allred; Ellen Leonforte
Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The first time I remember...
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge

Indexer Notes

Mike Allred writes about how he used to read Archie Comics in his piano teacher's waiting room. Ellen Leonforte introduces the story "Riverdale Rock".
This page also includes credits for the next three stories.

Costume Clash (Table of Contents: 17)

The Archies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
Jim DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
The Archies [Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle]; Mr. Benson
Synopsis
The Archies try to re-make their image but the club owner doesn't like their new costumes.
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The Alternative Whirl (Table of Contents: 18)

Betty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Ben Gamble
Synopsis
At the "Persistent Pain" concert, Betty and Veronica compete for the title of "Miss Alternative Girl".
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Riverdale Rock (Table of Contents: 19)

Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (credited)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Geraldine Grundy (cameo); LeeLee
Synopsis
Veronica tries to get a date with LeeLee, a famous rock star, but he is more interested in Betty.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jamie Rotante
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Growing up, nothing made me happier than...
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Melody Valentine; Josie McCoy; Valerie Smith

Indexer Notes

Jamie Rotante writes about her experience with Archie Comics, specifically Josie and the Pussycats.
This page also includes credits for the next two stories.

Pussy Footing (Table of Contents: 21)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Valerie Smith; Melody Valentine; Alexandra Cabot; Alexander Cabot III
Synopsis
Josie, Melody, and Valerie play their first concert in their new Pussycats costumes. Alexandra tries to magically ruin the concert by taking away their singing voices and making them meow like real cats.
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Indexer Notes

Only credit listed in this volume is for Dan DeCarlo, the rest of the credits come from Josie and the Pussycats #45.

Roll 'Em in the Isles (Table of Contents: 22)

Josie and the Pussycats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Valerie Smith; Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Hugo; Bobby Presco
Synopsis
Josie and the Pussycats get shipwrecked on the wrong island and play for a reclusive resident who they recognize as a criminal.
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Indexer Notes

This reprint credits Rudy Lapick as the inker and Bill Yoshida as the letterer. The index for the original printing credits Jim DeCarlo as the inker and Rod Ollerenshaw as the letterer.

[Josie #34] (Table of Contents: 23)

Josie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Albert
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[Josie and the Pussycats #73] (Table of Contents: 24)

Josie and the Pussycats / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman ?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Josie McCoy; Melody Valentine; Valerie Smith
Reprints

Archie Graphic Novel Checklist (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. We All Shine On
    Jughead
  3. 2. Sync or Swim
    The Archies
  4. 3. Karaoke Night
    Jughead
  5. 4. Superfan
    Jughead
  6. 5. Sounds of the Future
    The Archies
  7. 6. When Words Fail
    The Archies
  8. 7. Cricket's Good Scents
    Archie & Friends
  9. 8. Blame That Tune!
    Betty and Veronica
  10. 9. Down Memory Lane
    Betty's Diary
  11. 10. Go West, Young Dudes
    The Archies
  12. 11. Band Together
    Archie & Friends
  13. 12. That's the Ticket
    Archie
  14. 13. A Rain Vein
    The Archies
  15. 14. Country Calamity
    Archie
  16. 15. Memories Are Made of This!
    The Archies
  17. 16. ["The first time I remember..."]
  18. 17. Costume Clash
    The Archies
  19. 18. The Alternative Whirl
    Betty
  20. 19. Riverdale Rock
    Veronica
  21. 20. ["Growing up, nothing made me happier than..."]
  22. 21. Pussy Footing
    Josie and the Pussycats
  23. 22. Roll 'Em in the Isles
    Josie and the Pussycats
  24. 23. [Josie #34]
    Josie
  25. 24. [Josie and the Pussycats #73]
    Josie and the Pussycats
  26. 25. Archie Graphic Novel Checklist
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