Archie #1
(2016)

Archie, 2016 Series
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Price
19.99 USD; 21.99 CAD
Pages
180
On-sale Date
2016-03-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Teen
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
ISBN
978-1-62738-867-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781627388672 51999
Editing
Mike Pellerito (credited)

Issue Notes

Collects Archie #1-6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fiona Staples (signed) [as FS14]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Archie

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fiona Staples (signed)
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Fiona Staples ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
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Introducing the new Archie (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fiona Staples
Letters
typeset

[Archie #1] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Fiona Staples (signed)
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Fiona Staples ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi. My name is Archie Andrews..
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Kevin Keller; Reggie Mantle; Raj Patel; Trevor Smith; Maria; Sheila; Dilton Doiley (cameo); Fred Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Mr. Lodge (on billboard only)
Synopsis
Riverdale High is abuzz with gossip because Archie and Betty have broken up. Kevin and his friends plot to get them back together by having them elected Homecoming King and Queen but Jughead sabotages the plan.
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Indexer Notes

Split into three chapters with the following titles: There Is This Girl (pgs. 1-6), I Be a Genius (pgs. 7-11), and a drawing of a musical note (pgs. 12-22).

[Archie #2] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Fiona Staples (signed)
Inks
Fiona Staples (signed)
Colors
Fiona Staples ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Because I want you to live. That's why.
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Mr. Jones; Mrs. Jones; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Trevor Smith; Sheila Wu; Mrs. Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Kevin Keller; Mr. Lodge; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Toni Topaz
Synopsis
Archie gets a job constructing the Lodge mansion, which turns into chaos in typical Archie fashion, while Betty has a birthday party and tries to get over her break-up with Archie.
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Indexer Notes

Split into four chapters with the following titles: It's Better Than Forsythe (pages 1-7), One of the Guys (pages 8-10), Cakewalk (pages 11-14), and Not My Special Talent (pages 15-22).

Jughead is revealed to have come from a rich family, who lost their fortunes when Jughead was ten. The meaning of the S on Jughead's shirt is indirectly revealed. Bolling's Pressure Cleaners on page 4 is a reference to long-time Archie writer and artist Bob Bolling.

[Archie #3] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Fiona Staples ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Reprints
Keywords
pizza

Chapter One: Nice Purse, Andrews (Table of Contents: 8)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Chunk Charlston; Maria
Synopsis
Archie is smitten when Veronica arrives at Riverdale High for the first time.
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Chapter Two: Then Taylor Sang to Katie (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Archie continues to make a fool of himself over Veronica.
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Chapter Three: Who's Your Chef? (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Sheila Wu; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason (cameo); Midge Klump (cameo); Ethel Muggs (cameo); Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica is humiliated in the cafeteria when she can't keep the food down.
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Chapter Four: Parade Float (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Fiona Staples
Inks
Fiona Staples
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Smithers; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Betty's kind gesture is rejected by Veronica. The war is on.
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[Archie #4] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Annie Wu
Inks
Annie Wu
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Reprints

Chapter One: Yes, of Course We Want to Hear About It. Obviously. (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Annie Wu
Inks
Annie Wu
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper (flashback): Mr. Weatherbee (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Archie finally decides to tell Jughead about the mysterious Lipstick Incident that led to Archie and Betty's breakup.
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Chapter Two: Lizzie (Table of Contents: 14)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Annie Wu
Inks
Annie Wu
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper (flashback); Sheila (flashback); Archie Andrews (flashback)
Synopsis
Betty's new friends convince her that she has to become more like a "real" girl.
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Chapter Three: #LipstickIncident (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Annie Wu
Inks
Annie Wu
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle (cameo)
Synopsis
Archie doesn't understand the "new" Betty, which humiliates her. Later, Jughead and Betty plot to get Veronica away from Archie.
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[Archie #5] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Pencils
Veronica Fish (signed)
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Veronica Fish

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Reprints
Keywords
jukeboxes; music

Chapter One: Guy Walks Into a Pet Shop (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Sheila Wu
Synopsis
Veronica convinces Archie to help her set up for her big party. Sheila Wu is secretly taking pictures of Archie, and Reggie catches her.
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Chapter Two: So Is a Head of Lettuce (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews (flashback); Sheila Wu (flashback); Veronica Lodge (flashback)
Synopsis
Betty and Jughead enlist Reggie in their plan to break up Archie and Veronica.
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Chapter Three: This Could Get Messy (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Sheila Wu; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie's plan to make Veronica jealous of Sheila's interest in Archie backfires.
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Chapter Four: Don't (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie doesn't like what Betty and Jughead have done and asks them to leave Veronica's party.
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Epilogue: 18 (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Gillian
Synopsis
Archie has the last laugh.
Reprints

[Archie #6] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Pencils
Veronica Fish (signed)
Inks
Veronica Fish (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints
Keywords
cheerleading

Chapter One: Betty, Right? (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Toni Topaz; Sayid
Synopsis
Betty's home run ball hits Archie, giving him a concussion. Veronica agrees to go for a ride in Reggie's car, though she doesn't approve of it. Betty meets Sayid.
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Keywords
baseball; concussions

Chapter Two: Kind of a Big Deal (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Reggie can't make any progress with Veronica, but he discovers that his father is working on an exposé of her father.
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Chapter Three: Are You Still Here? (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Sayid; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Pop Tate; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Jessamyn; Smithers (cameo)
Synopsis
Reggie gives his father's unpublished story to Mr. Lodge but it doesn't give him any advantage. Betty rushes to the hospital when she hears Archie was injured by a fly ball.
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Keywords
concussions

Chapter Four: The Butler Did It (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Jessamyn
Synopsis
Smithers helps Reggie read Veronica's diary, where Reggie finds out how Archie destroyed Mr. Lodge's house.
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Keywords
diaries

Chapter Five: Klik (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Veronica Fish
Inks
Veronica Fish
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz; Jen Vaughn
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Mary Andrews; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica visits Archie in the hospital. Mrs. Andrews agrees that Archie shouldn't find out that Betty hit the ball that struck Archie. Reggie tells Mr. Lodge about Archie's mistake.
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Keywords
concussions

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents: 28)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various

Indexer Notes

Cover reprints of all the variant covers for the first six issues.

How It's Made (Table of Contents: 29)

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Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Examples of the various duties of the creators of each issue.

Afterword (Table of Contents: 30)

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Script
Mark Waid
Letters
typeset

[Jughead #1] (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Pencils
Erica Henderson
Inks
Erica Henderson
Colors
Erica Henderson

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Jughead / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Chip Zdarsky
Pencils
Erica Henderson
Inks
Erica Henderson
Colors
Erica Henderson
Letters
Jack Morelli

Characters
Jughead; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Grundy; Weatherbee; Stanger (introduction)
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  3. 2. Introducing the new Archie
  4. 3. [Archie #1]
    Archie
  5. 4. ["Hi. My name is Archie Andrews.."]
    Archie
  6. 5. [Archie #2]
    Archie
  7. 6. ["Because I want you to live. That's why."]
    Archie
  8. 7. [Archie #3]
    Archie
  9. 8. Chapter One: Nice Purse, Andrews
    Archie
  10. 9. Chapter Two: Then Taylor Sang to Katie
    Archie
  11. 10. Chapter Three: Who's Your Chef?
    Archie
  12. 11. Chapter Four: Parade Float
    Archie
  13. 12. [Archie #4]
    Archie
  14. 13. Chapter One: Yes, of Course We Want to Hear About It. Obviously.
    Archie
  15. 14. Chapter Two: Lizzie
    Archie
  16. 15. Chapter Three: #LipstickIncident
    Archie
  17. 16. [Archie #5]
    Archie
  18. 17. Chapter One: Guy Walks Into a Pet Shop
    Archie
  19. 18. Chapter Two: So Is a Head of Lettuce
    Archie
  20. 19. Chapter Three: This Could Get Messy
    Archie
  21. 20. Chapter Four: Don't
    Archie
  22. 21. Epilogue: 18
    Archie
  23. 22. [Archie #6]
    Archie
  24. 23. Chapter One: Betty, Right?
    Archie
  25. 24. Chapter Two: Kind of a Big Deal
    Archie
  26. 25. Chapter Three: Are You Still Here?
    Archie
  27. 26. Chapter Four: The Butler Did It
    Archie
  28. 27. Chapter Five: Klik
    Archie
  29. 28. [Cover Gallery]
  30. 29. How It's Made
  31. 30. Afterword
  32. 31. [Jughead #1]
    Jughead
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Jughead
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