(2016)

Archie, 2016 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
7.99 USD
Pages
484
On-sale date
2016-11-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie Comics
ISBN
978-1-68255-980-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781682559802 50799
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
color
Binding
squarebound; trade paperback
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Parent
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
No image yet

Now That's Scary (Table of Contents: 1)

Veronica / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Betty Cooper; Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom
Synopsis
On edge after seeing "Screech 3" with Archie -- and being scared by Jughead-- Veronica gets a chance to explore an old house that the Lodges were given as an inheritance. Once there, scared and alone, she calls the gang to join her. One by one, the kids mysteriously disappear in the old house-- until only Veronica is left.
Reprints
Keywords
haunted house

Monsterama Drama (Table of Contents: 2)

Chuck and Nancy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews; some unnames Riverdale goth students; Comic characters: Pricincple Von Vedderbee [Waldo Weatherbee]; Miss Grizzly [Beatrice Beazly]; a vampire student [Archie Andrews]; a warlock student [Jughead Jones]; Coach Klaw [Coach Kleats]
Synopsis
Chuck's newest comic creation is a Monster High School strip based on the students and faculty at Riverdale and some of Nancy's goth friends. But Nancy resents the strip's depiction of goth students and lets Chuck know.
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Keywords
goth

Archie's Too Close Encounter (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Rich Margopoulos (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Glortch; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie encounters a telepathic alien.
Reprints
Keywords
alien; telepathy; UFO

Bad Image (Table of Contents: 4)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Reggie admires himself in the mirror, until the mirror talks back.
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Leaf Me Alone (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie and Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Mike Kennedy
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie doesn't want to watch Archie rake leaves so he will come back later.
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Beautiful and Fruitful (Table of Contents: 6)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Reggie gets ignored by a girl but isn't deterred from pursuing her.
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Santa's Little Helpers! (Table of Contents: 7)

Jughead and Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited); Tim Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Jughead and Archie decorate the gym for the Christmas dance.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas dance; Christmas tree

The Cookie Monsters! (Table of Contents: 8)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Gladys Jones; Forsythe Jones; Jellybean Jones
Synopsis
Jughead dreams of giant Gingerbread men who come looking for the person who ate their little brothers.
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Keywords
gingerbread

Cool Yule (Table of Contents: 9)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
? [as Kennedy]
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Hot Dog; Jelly Bean Jones; Gladys Jones
Synopsis
Jughead keeps getting fired from all his Christmas jobs.
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Keywords
Christmas tree; lap; Santa Claus; walking advertisement

Share Flair (Table of Contents: 10)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Smithers; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Jughead makes a pig of himself at Veronica's party. When he sees some homeless men sharing what little food they have, he's moved to do the same.
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Keywords
Christmas; holiday; homeless

Christmas Togetherness (Table of Contents: 11)

Jughead / comic story / 5 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
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews
Synopsis
Archie wants to buy his parents a Christmas present that will help bring them closer together.

No-No Week (Table of Contents: 12)

Hot Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Frank Gagliardo
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hot Dog; Forsythe Jones; Gladys Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs; Aunt Clara
Synopsis
Hot Dog is dreading No-No Week, otherwise known as Christmas week, as he gets reprimanded constantly not to do things.
Reprints
Keywords
Christmas tree; kiss; mistletoe

The Costume Calamity! (Table of Contents: 13)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Glenn Whitmore (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Pop Tate; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica wins the school costume contest.
Reprints
Keywords
costume; Halloween

Indexer Notes

Betty's costume from the movie Chilled is a spoof on Elsa's costume in the Disney movie Frozen.

A Haunting We Will Go (Table of Contents: 14)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Alison Flood
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Investigating an old mansion that her father had purchased, Veronica and Betty find a trunk of nineteenth century gowns. After trying them on, the girls are mistaken for ghosts by some locals.
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Who Is It? (Table of Contents: 15)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Crosby (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
The theme for this years' Halloween Bash is "costume which disguises them completely".
Reprints
Keywords
gorilla; Halloween

Where's the Werewolf? (Table of Contents: 16)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Smith (credited)
Pencils
Holly Golightly [as "Holly G!"] (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
After seeing a scary movie, Betty asks Veronica to keep her company at her babysitting job that night.
Keywords
babysitting; werewolf

Betty and Veronica's Halloween Memories (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Memories of past Halloweens.
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Keywords
costume; Halloween

In Search For Intelligent Life...on Earth (Table of Contents: 18)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Smith
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason (cameo)
Synopsis
Veronica's car breaks down outside Riverdale and she gets abducted by aliens.
Reprints
Keywords
alien abduction; aliens

Dangerous Curves (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Jughead Jones; Hiram Lodge; "Spinout" Stevens; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Speedy Spencer; Carla Bonita Quick [C.B. Quick]; C.C. Carp; Nancy Woods; Dr. Jones
Synopsis
Betty gets behind the race car steering wheel one more time for Mr. Lodge at the Westville Cup Race. This time, she's up against Speedy Spencer and C.B. Quick. But will an accident on the raceway bring an end to Betty's driving days?
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Keywords
auto racing

Terminal Crush (Table of Contents: 20)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Samantha Lovett; Steven Spillberg; Biff Bullock; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Reggie has a crush on the new drama teacher.
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Indexer Notes

Steven Spillberg is a parody of Steven Spielberg.

Riverdale Nice! (Table of Contents: 21)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [see notes]
Pencils
Doug Crane (credited)
Inks
Doug Crane (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Rod Ollerenshaw (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tells Betty about the story he has written featuring two policemen in Riverdale, Sergeant Jones and Officer Andrews.
Reprints
Keywords
littering; police officer

Indexer Notes

Credited to Craig Boldman in the reprint, Boldman states that he did not actually write this story.

The Fantasy (Table of Contents: 22)

Dilton Doiley / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Ethel Muggs; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Dilton doesn't make the football team but he finds something else to make a crowd of girls like him.
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Keywords
cheerleader; football; volleyball

Grid Kid (Table of Contents: 23)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews (pictured on Betty's shirt and Reggie's football)
Synopsis
Reggie comments on Betty's shirt, which has a picture of Archie on it, saying that she isn't the only one who gets satisfaction from Archie's picture. When Betty asks if he has a picture of Archie on a shirt too, Reggie says no - just on his football, and kicks a football with a picture of Archie on it.
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Vain Swain (Table of Contents: 24)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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?
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Gladys (girl who dated Reggie)
Synopsis
Betty asks Gladys how her date with Reggie was. Glady says that Reggie took her in his arm, held her tight - and then told her how wonderful he was.
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Indexer Notes

Although Reggie is the feature, he does not actually appear in the story.

Football Search! (Table of Contents: 25)

Chuck / activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Genre
sports
Characters
Chuck Clayton
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Indexer Notes

Find a word puzzle with a football theme.

Pop Gets the Mop (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dad! Do you want me to call a plumber?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie is lacking in confidence in his dad's plumbing abilities.
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A Bone to Pick! (Table of Contents: 27)

Dilton / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dinosaur themed word puzzle.

Your Number's Up (Table of Contents: 28)

Moose / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reggie! Somebody just rode off with your car!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose sees someone stealing Reggie's car so Moose writes down the license plate number.
Reprints

The Elevenaire II (Table of Contents: 29)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman
Pencils
Rex Lindsey
Inks
Rich Koslowski
Colors
?
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; The Elevenaire; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Pop Tate; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
The mysterious Elevenaire gives Jughead eleven dollars which leads to everyone else trying to collect on the IOU's Jughead has given them over the years.
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Indexer Notes

The Elevenaire appeared in several Archie stories, and is a spoof of the TV show The Millionaire.

Command Performance (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie unwittingly releases a genie in the form of a cute teenage girl, ready to fulfill his every wish. Not realizing she's a genie, and having been coached by Jughead to be more considerate of girls, Archie refuses to make any wishes. Frustrated, she leaves, but not before granting Jughead's wish for piles of hamburgers.
Reprints
Keywords
Genie

Book of Love (Table of Contents: 31)

Jughead / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Ethel Muggs; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead attempts to use psychology in order to avoid Ethel in the upcoming "Sadie Hawkins" style event.
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The Mark of a Friend (Table of Contents: 32)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! They put up the results of the chemistry test yet?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Jughead tells Archie the score he saw on his Chemistry test and Archie is devastated that it's so low.
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I'll Be Seeing You (Table of Contents: 33)

Jughead / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Bolling (credited)
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Carla Foxworth
Synopsis
Archie finally gets a date with Carla Foxworth only to remember that he already had a date with Betty the same evening.
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TV or Not TV (Table of Contents: 34)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maldonado
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead watches TV.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Hot Dog / activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Hey! Hey! Unscramble the letters to discover what kind of books I like!
Characters
Hot Dog
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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the words puzzle.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. Now That's Scary
    Veronica
  3. 2. Monsterama Drama
    Chuck and Nancy
  4. 3. Archie's Too Close Encounter
    Archie
  5. 4. Bad Image
    Reggie
  6. 5. Leaf Me Alone
    Archie and Reggie
  7. 6. Beautiful and Fruitful
    Reggie
  8. 7. Santa's Little Helpers!
    Jughead and Archie
  9. 8. The Cookie Monsters!
    Jughead
  10. 9. Cool Yule
    Jughead
  11. 10. Share Flair
    Jughead
  12. 11. Christmas Togetherness
    Jughead
  13. 12. No-No Week
    Hot Dog
  14. 13. The Costume Calamity!
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. A Haunting We Will Go
    Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. Who Is It?
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. Where's the Werewolf?
    Betty and Veronica
  18. 17. Betty and Veronica's Halloween Memories
    Betty and Veronica
  19. 18. In Search For Intelligent Life...on Earth
    Veronica
  20. 19. Dangerous Curves
    Archie
  21. 20. Terminal Crush
    Reggie
  22. 21. Riverdale Nice!
    Jughead
  23. 22. The Fantasy
    Dilton Doiley
  24. 23. Grid Kid
    Reggie
  25. 24. Vain Swain
    Reggie
  26. 25. Football Search!
    Chuck
  27. 26. Pop Gets the Mop
    Archie
  28. 27. A Bone to Pick!
    Dilton
  29. 28. Your Number's Up
    Moose
  30. 29. The Elevenaire II
    Jughead
  31. 30. Command Performance
    Archie
  32. 31. Book of Love
    Jughead
  33. 32. The Mark of a Friend
    Archie
  34. 33. I'll Be Seeing You
    Jughead
  35. 34. TV or Not TV
    Jughead
  36. 35. ["Hey! Hey! Hey! Unscramble the letters to discover what kind of books I like!"]
    Hot Dog
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