(2014)

Archie, 2014 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
5.99 USD; 6.99 CAD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
ISBN
978-1-936975-84-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781936975846 50599
Editing
Victor Gorelick
Color
color
Dimensions
digest
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Archie & Friends / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario Pena (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who thought being tackled could be such a good thing!
Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Toni Topaz
Reprints

Fame Game (Table of Contents: 1)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
After being the hero at a football game where Riverdale was the visiting team, Archie is bummed because nobody knows his name.
Reprints
Keywords
football

Winner Takes All (Table of Contents: 2)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Veronica has two tickets to a rock concert and decides to take either Archie or Reggie, whomever impresses her the most during a hockey game.
Reprints

Teeming Up (Table of Contents: 3)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Angelo Decesare
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Coach Kleats; Chuck Clayton; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie comes up with a system for the masses that want to use the gym.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball; hockey; track; volleyball

Indexer Notes

When reprinted in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #248, writing is credited to Mike Pellowski and inks are credited to Bob Smith.

Line Plunge (Table of Contents: 4)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Mario Acquaviva
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Mario Acquaviva

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Coach Kleats tries to motivate Archie by planting a taped distress call from Veronica in his football helmet.
Reprints
Keywords
football; goal posts; phone booth

The Fault Finder (Table of Contents: 5)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Terry Szenics
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Big Moose Mason; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie points out to the gang how they can improve their games, but they end up injuring themselves following his advice.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from the reprint in Archie Double Digest (Archie, 2011 series) #248.

A Little Light Exercise (Table of Contents: 6)

Archie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Mr. Weatherbee's spine locks during baseball practice, forcing Archie to mount him on a skateboard and wheel him to the hospital.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

formerly an Archie and Me story.

Ice Follies (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, dummy! Now! Don't hang onto it all day! Pass! Pass!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
After all Reggie's grandstanding, Coach Kleats makes Archie the hockey team captain.
Reprints
Keywords
hockey

Indexer Notes

Credits from reprint.
Formerly an Archie story.

The Lesson (Table of Contents: 8)

Chuck Clayton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
Inks
Rod Ollerenshaw
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Chuck Clayton; Floyd Clayton; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Lester (Chuck's cousin); Coach Kleats; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Coach Clayton tries to explain to his son that an education is more important than his dreams of playing professional basketball.
Reprints
Keywords
basketball

Let's Hear One for the Bee (Table of Contents: 9)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Ruth
Pencils
Bob Bolling (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Barry Grossman; Nanci Dakesian; Ginny Sykora
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Waldo Weatherbee; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
While trying to cheer the football team on, Mr. Weatherbee accidentally sends play calls to the team, causing them to win the game.
Reprints
Keywords
cheerleader; football

Indexer Notes

In this reprint, script is credited to Mike Pellowski.
Formerly an Archie and Mr. Weatherbee story.

The Joiner (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Malmgren
Pencils
Dick Malmgren
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're quitting the football team?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Coach Kleats; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper
Synopsis
Archie quits the football team so he can join the women's softball team.
Reprints
Keywords
football; softball

Practice Makes Perfect! (Table of Contents: 11)

Reggie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Coach Kleats tells Archie and Jughead to get some soccer tips from Reggie.
Reprints
Keywords
soccer

Flip Flop! (Table of Contents: 12)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Pat Kennedy (credited)
Inks
Ken Selig (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Dilton takes Reggie to his martial arts class.
Reprints
Keywords
martial arts

Cheer Up! (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski
Pencils
Tim Kennedy
Inks
Jim Amash
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Ethel Muggs; Nancy Woods; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica and the other cheerleaders are amused when Archie proclaims that guys need to be tough to play sports.
Reprints

A Real Basket Case (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Kathleen Webb
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Coach Goodbody
Synopsis
Veronica has suddenly dedicated herself to basketball because she's decided she's going to join the WNBA and score a huge endorsement deal.
Reprints

Number One Guy (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Chuck Clayton; Floyd Clayton
Synopsis
Chuck's recent football success has gone to his head and the girls decide to introduce him to a little humility.
Reprints

Camera Angle (Table of Contents: 16)

Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's wrong Archie? You look depressed!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Coach Clayton; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Veronica offers to video tape Archie's basketball game so he can figure out why he misses so many shots.
Reprints

Role Model (Table of Contents: 17)

Betty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
John Lowe
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vickie Williams

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Ethel Muggs
Synopsis
Betty asks Ethel to help coach her youth basketball team for a specific reason.
Reprints

Team Esteem (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
George Gladir ?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Henry Scarpelli
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Coach Grapple; Coach Kleats; Mr. Weatherbee; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica's skills at softball aren't enough to let her make the Riverdale girls' team. But her skills at negotiating benefits for the team under Title IX are.
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The Delicate Disaster (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie at Riverdale / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Jon D'Agostino
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley
Reprints

Team Steam (Table of Contents: 20)

Coach Kleats and Patti Pacer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards
Pencils
Stan Goldberg
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Patti Pacer; Betty Cooper; Ethel; Nancy; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Josie
Synopsis
Patti Pacer challenges Coach Kleats to a baseball team vs. softball team game. The baseball team wins, but Coach Kleats learns a lesson in character and invites both teams to a picnic.
Reprints

The Dating Game (Table of Contents: 21)

Archie and the Gang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
humor
Characters
Ethel; Miss Grundy; Mr. Weatherbee; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
When Ethel threatens to quit the field hockey team if she doesn't get a date soon, Miss Grundy and Mr. Weatherbee convince Archie to ask her out.
Reprints
Keywords
field hockey

Spoil Sport (Table of Contents: 22)

Archie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uh, oh! The ol' ball and chain is objecting to your baseball practice again, eh?
Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Coach Kleats
Synopsis
Overhearing that the boys see her as "one of the boys", Betty decides to embrace her tomboy nature and joins the baseball team, outplaying Archie.
Reprints
Keywords
baseball

Sports Reports (Table of Contents: 23)

Moose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Bob Smith (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Moose Mason; President William Howard Taft; Elizabeth Robinson (sprinter); James Corbett (boxer); John L. Sullivan (boxer)
Synopsis
Moose relates various sports facts.
Reprints
Keywords
100 yard dash; auto racing; baseball; basketball; boxing; football; hockey; motorcycle racing; Olympics

Problem Players (Table of Contents: 24)

Coach Kleats / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Yoshida?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Coach Kleats; Archie Andrews; Moose [Malcolm Mason]; Randolph
Synopsis
Coach talks to a couple of his players about their grades.
Reprints
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Who thought being tackled could be such a good thing!"]
    Archie & Friends
  2. 1. Fame Game
    Archie
  3. 2. Winner Takes All
    Archie and the Gang
  4. 3. Teeming Up
    Archie
  5. 4. Line Plunge
    Archie
  6. 5. The Fault Finder
    Archie
  7. 6. A Little Light Exercise
    Archie
  8. 7. Ice Follies
    Archie and Friends
  9. 8. The Lesson
    Chuck Clayton
  10. 9. Let's Hear One for the Bee
    Archie
  11. 10. The Joiner
    Archie
  12. 11. Practice Makes Perfect!
    Reggie
  13. 12. Flip Flop!
    Dilton
  14. 13. Cheer Up!
    Betty and Veronica
  15. 14. A Real Basket Case
    Betty and Veronica
  16. 15. Number One Guy
    Betty and Veronica
  17. 16. Camera Angle
    Veronica
  18. 17. Role Model
    Betty
  19. 18. Team Esteem
    Betty and Veronica
  20. 19. The Delicate Disaster
    Archie at Riverdale
  21. 20. Team Steam
    Coach Kleats and Patti Pacer
  22. 21. The Dating Game
    Archie and the Gang
  23. 22. Spoil Sport
    Archie
  24. 23. Sports Reports
    Moose
  25. 24. Problem Players
    Coach Kleats
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