Archie #3
(April 2017)

Archie, 2016 Series
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Price
17.99 USD; 19.99 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale date
2017-04-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Teen
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
ISBN
978-1-68255-993-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781682559932 51999
Editing
Mike Pellerito
Color
color
Dimensions
6 5/8" w x 10 1/4" h
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected edition

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Cameron Stewart

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

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?
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typeset

Previously In... Archie (Table of Contents: 2)

recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
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?
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?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[Archie #13] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom
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Keywords
flowers

Chapter One: Worlds Apart (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie and Veronica each try to adjust to life without the other.
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Chapter Two: Seeing Red (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Julia; Betty Cooper (cameo); Archie Andrews (cameo); Hiram Lodge (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Veronica meets Cheryl Blossom, a fellow student who wants to befriend her.
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Keywords
Switzerland

Chapter Three: Meanwhile... (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Kevin Keller
Synopsis
Jughead and Kevin try to cheer up Archie and Betty, without success.
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Chapter Four: Surprise Party (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Julia; Jason Blossom (cameo)
Synopsis
Cheryl shows her true colors, and Veronica tries to make things right with Julia.
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[Archie #14] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Joe Eisma (signed)
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Veronica Lodge
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Chapter One: The Pavement King (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Madison Lee
Synopsis
Jughead is worried about Archie, who hasn't been himself lately. Archie goes on a date with Madison to meet her parents and things don't go well.
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Chapter Two: Meanwhile in... Switzerland (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom
Synopsis
Cheryl tries to establish her superiority but goes too far when she mocks Veronica's father, which makes Veronica even more determined to resist.
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Chapter Three: Invasive Is Fine (Table of Contents: 11)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Forsythe P. Jones; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie winds up in the hospital where his bad attitude continues.
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Chapter Four: Simultaneously, In... Switzerland (Table of Contents: 12)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Smithers
Synopsis
Veronica uses her father's tactics to get back at Cheryl, but she doesn't feel good about it.
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Chapter Five: Victory...? (Table of Contents: 13)

Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Jughead vows to save Archie even if it means shedding his own natural inclination to be indifferent to everything.
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[Archie #15] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Joe Eisma (signed)
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Joe Eisma ?
Letters
?

Characters
Cheryl Blossom
Reprints

Chapter One: Don't Be Absurd (Table of Contents: 15)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Kevin Keller; Betty Cooper; Dilton Doiley; Toni Topaz
Synopsis
Jughead rounds up Archie's friends to help Archie plan his parents' anniversary party.
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Surprise! (Table of Contents: 16)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Kevin Keller; Mary Andrews; Fred Andrews; Moose Mason (cameo); Toni Topaz (cameo); Dilton Doiley (cameo)
Synopsis
The party is a great success but Archie is still depressed over Veronica's absence.
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Chapter Three: Swiss Miss (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers
Synopsis
Over the phone, Veronica complains to her father about her life in Switzerland.
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Keywords
golf

Chapter Four: Here to Gloat? (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Characters
Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Hiram Lodge; Smithers; Jason Blossom (cameo)
Synopsis
Mr. Lodge buys the Blossom family company to help Veronica in her battle with Cheryl. He also agrees to let Veronica come home, but her triumph is spoiled when Cheryl announces that she is also relocating to Riverdale.
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[Archie #16] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Pencils
Joe Eisma (signed)
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom
Reprints

Chapter One: You've Invented Yelp. (Table of Contents: 20)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Jughead Jones; Toni Topaz; Kevin Keller; Sheila Wu; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Dilton invents a new smartphone application that allows Riverdale students to rate people, places, and things. Reggie immediately sees the potential for mayhem.
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Chapter Two: Elsewhere, Veronica... (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Smithers; Cheryl Blossom; Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Still stuck in Switzerland, Veronica commiserates with Smithers. Meanwhile, Cheryl arrives at Riverdale High.
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Chapter Three: The Stars of Riverdale (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Nancy Woods; Sheila Wu; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate; Miss Grundy
Synopsis
Dilton's app embarrasses many, and Reggie tries to keep him from fixing things. Moose is glad to help out by scaring Reggie into giving up.
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Epilogue: Prologue (Table of Contents: 23)

Archie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid; Lori Matsumoto
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom; Betty Cooper; Sayid Ali
Synopsis
Cheryl begins her new campaign against Veronica.
Reprints

[Archie #17] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Pencils
Joe Eisma (signed)
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Joe Eisma ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Reprints

Chapter One: Get Your Head Out of the Rainclouds (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Toni Topaz; Jason Blossom; Sayid Ali
Synopsis
Now that she's exiled to Riverdale, Cheryl plots her revenge on Veronica.
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Chapter Two: Swiss Miss (Table of Contents: 26)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Greg Collier
Synopsis
Veronica's plans to finish her year in Switzerland early are delayed when she learns that Greg Collier, whom her father humiliated in the last mayoral election, is now one of her teachers.
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Chapter Three: The Seduction of Archie Andrews (Table of Contents: 27)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Jason Blossom; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Cheryl unleashes a charm offensive on Archie.
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Chapter Four: Blasted Lamp (Table of Contents: 28)

Archie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Greg Collier
Synopsis
Veronica overcomes her final obstacle to leaving Switzerland.
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Chapter Five: Baby Penguins (Table of Contents: 29)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Joe Eisma
Inks
Joe Eisma
Colors
Andre Szymanowicz
Letters
Jack Morelli

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Cheryl Blossom; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Cheryl realizes that pursuing Archie is a ridiculous idea, but Veronica returns in time to put her in her place, and to reveal that Cheryl's father has been lying to her.
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Cover Gallery (Table of Contents: 30)

Archie / cover reprint (on interior page) / 6 pages (report information)

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various
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various
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various

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Indexer Notes

The first page is a full-page cover reprint of Archie #13 Cover C. Then each page reprints Covers A,B and C of each issue, Cover A for half the page and then Cover B and Cover C at less than 1/4 page size.

Archie Who's Who (Table of Contents: 31)

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various
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various
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various
Letters
typeset

[Reggie and Me #1] (Table of Contents: 32)

Reggie and Me / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sandy Jarrell
Inks
Sandy Jarrell
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Vader; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Miss Grundy
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Reggie and Me / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
Sandy Jarrell
Inks
Sandy Jarrell
Colors
Kelly Fitzpatrick
Letters
Jack Morelli

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some people call him the Prince of Darkness.
Genre
teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Vader; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chunk; Ricky Mantle (cameo); Vicky Mantle (cameo); Hot Dog (cameo)
Synopsis
Reggie's party is spoiled when everyone leaves to go to another party at Veronica's house. Reggie then plots to get back at all the people who left.
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Indexer Notes

Story is narrated by Reggie's dog Vader (presumably the "and Me" in the series title).

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Previously In... Archie
  4. 3. [Archie #13]
    Archie
  5. 4. Chapter One: Worlds Apart
    Archie
  6. 5. Chapter Two: Seeing Red
    Archie
  7. 6. Chapter Three: Meanwhile...
    Archie
  8. 7. Chapter Four: Surprise Party
    Archie
  9. 8. [Archie #14]
    Archie
  10. 9. Chapter One: The Pavement King
    Archie
  11. 10. Chapter Two: Meanwhile in... Switzerland
    Archie
  12. 11. Chapter Three: Invasive Is Fine
    Archie
  13. 12. Chapter Four: Simultaneously, In... Switzerland
    Archie
  14. 13. Chapter Five: Victory...?
    Archie
  15. 14. [Archie #15]
    Archie
  16. 15. Chapter One: Don't Be Absurd
    Archie
  17. 16. Surprise!
    Archie
  18. 17. Chapter Three: Swiss Miss
    Archie
  19. 18. Chapter Four: Here to Gloat?
    Archie
  20. 19. [Archie #16]
    Archie
  21. 20. Chapter One: You've Invented Yelp.
    Archie
  22. 21. Chapter Two: Elsewhere, Veronica...
    Archie
  23. 22. Chapter Three: The Stars of Riverdale
    Archie
  24. 23. Epilogue: Prologue
    Archie
  25. 24. [Archie #17]
    Archie
  26. 25. Chapter One: Get Your Head Out of the Rainclouds
    Archie
  27. 26. Chapter Two: Swiss Miss
    Archie
  28. 27. Chapter Three: The Seduction of Archie Andrews
    Archie
  29. 28. Chapter Four: Blasted Lamp
    Archie
  30. 29. Chapter Five: Baby Penguins
    Archie
  31. 30. Cover Gallery
    Archie
  32. 31. Archie Who's Who
  33. 32. [Reggie and Me #1]
    Reggie and Me
  34. 33. ["Some people call him the Prince of Darkness."]
    Reggie and Me
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Kirk House
  • Mike Nielsen