(February 2012)

Archie, 2011 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
10 times a year (monthly except May and Dec.)
On-sale date
2011-12-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand
Archie 70th Anniversary Classic; The Archie Library
Barcode
762816469531 01111
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Digest
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing series

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Archie's SuperTeens / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (signed)
Colors
Rosario "Tito" Peña (signed)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Pureheart the Powerful [Archie Andrews]; Superteen [Betty Cooper]; Captain Hero [Jughead Jones]; Evilheart [Reggie Mantle]

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Knack of Time (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Pureheart / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle (credited)
Pencils
Bill Vigoda (credited)
Inks
Mario Acquaviva (credited)
Colors
Sal Contrera (credited)
Letters
Mario Acquaviva (credited)

Genre
humor; superhero; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews [as Captain Pureheart]; Reggie Mantle [as Evilheart]; Veronica Lodge; Time Wizard
Synopsis
Pureheart, Evilheart and Veronica take a trip through time with the dastardly but incompetent Time Wizard, whose time-travel box keeps sending them all to the wrong era in history.
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Keywords
abominable snowman; colonial America; dinosaur; Egypt; knights; pirate; Salem MA; time travel; walk the plank

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Knuckle Chuckle (Table of Contents: 5)

Reggie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose mangles Midge's foot while dancing.
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Invention Day (Table of Contents: 6)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Golliher (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Al Nickerson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Professor Flutesnoot; Miss Grundy; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
It's invention day in Professor Flutesnoot's class.
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Prime Time (Table of Contents: 7)

Archie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Fred Andrews
Synopsis
Archie gets Jughead and Veronica to help him paint the living room in his parents’ house.
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Punch Crunch (Table of Contents: 8)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose has trouble remembering boxing instructions.
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Brain Strain (Table of Contents: 9)

Moose / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones
Synopsis
Moose laments his trouble writing.
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C-7th (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Svenson; Mr. Weatherbee; The Archies [Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Veronica Lodge; Betty Cooper]
Synopsis
Svenson helps The Archies with their new song and in return they help him clean the school.
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Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daddy, would you answer the door?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Hiram Lodge; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Veronica asks her father to let Archie in while she finishes getting ready for their date.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

Riverdale's Got Talent! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Waldo Weatherbee; Ginger Lopez (cameo); Reggie Mantle; Regent Fillpot (the host); The Judges [Morgan Pierce; Chardonnay; Hassle Davidoff]; Geraldine Grundy; Debbie Foster; Dilton Doiley; Moose Mason; Nancy Woods (cameo); Chuck Clayton (cameo)
Synopsis
A reality-based talent show comes to Riverdale.
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Indexer Notes

This story is a parody of the TV show "America's Got Talent" with host Regis Philbin [Regent Fillpot] and judges Piers Morgan [Morgan Pierce], Brandy [Chardonnay] and David Hasselhoff [Hassle Davidoff].

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The Gas Guzzler (Table of Contents: 17)

Archie / comic story / 5 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
Archie Andrews; Hal (Archie's uncle); Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Archie borrows his uncle Hal's car but is unprepared for the amount of gas it uses.
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It's a Pain (Table of Contents: 18)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Jeff Shultz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Christine
Synopsis
Reggie goes to the dentist to get his teeth cleaned.
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Keywords
dentist

Hockey Cluck (Table of Contents: 19)

Archie / comic story / 6 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
Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Chuck Clayton; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Svenson; Miss Grundy; Pop Tate
Synopsis
Archie has to carry his hockey stick around during the school day.
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Archie's Weird Mysteries / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones

Indexer Notes

Illustration used as a title page for the next section featuring Archie's Weird Mysteries reprints.

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Archie's Weird Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brrrrr! There's a chill in the air.
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doiley; Betty Cooper; Jack Frost

Indexer Notes

Introduction page for the next two stories.

Food for Thought... or Not! (Table of Contents: 24)

Archie's Weird Mysteries / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Stephanie Vozzo (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Jughead Jones; Mr. Weatherbee; Fred Andrews; Mary Andrews; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Miss Beazly; Moose Mason; Reggie Mantle; Miss Grundy; Dilton Doiley; Hiram Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Miss B. L. Jarvie
Synopsis
A manufacturing mistake at a food plant causes everyone in Riverdale to become dumb, except for Veronica who figures out the cause.
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Let it Snow! (Table of Contents: 25)

Archie's Weird Mysteries / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Castiglia (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Stephanie Vozzo (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
adventure; humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Jack Frost; Old Man Winter; Wind Jill; Spring Thaw; Ashley Collins
Synopsis
Archie tells Betty's cousins a story about Jack Frost and how he made Ashley Collins' Christmas Wish come true.
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It's Season's Screaming at Beaumont's Curiosity Shop! (Table of Contents: 26)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Beaumont
Synopsis
Funny gifts from Beaumont's shop.
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Archie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Craig Boldman (signed)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We need to find out what the students are thinking!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Midge Klump
Synopsis
Archie wants Moose to take a survey.
Reprints
  • from Archie daily

Indexer Notes

Comic strip reprint.

A Class Act (Table of Contents: 30)

Dilton / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
John Workman (credited)
Pencils
Rex Lindsey (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Vickie Williams (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Mr. Weatherbee; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Moose Mason
Synopsis
Dilton scores so well on the standardized test that he can graduate two years early from high school.
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The New Archies / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (signed)
Inks
Jon D' Agostino (signed)
Colors
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Indexer Notes

Illustration used as the title page for the next section featuring New Archies reprints.

Wrestle-Maniac (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script
Mike Pellowski (credited)
Pencils
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Inks
Henry Scarpelli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Coach Kleats; Jughead Jones; Moose Mason; Crusher Smith
Synopsis
Reggie joins the wrestling team to escape from having to take gym class.
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The Class Clown (Table of Contents: 33)

The New Archies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Mr. Weatherbee
Synopsis
Miss Grundy takes Jughead to the principal's office for being a class clown.

Surprise Me (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge
Synopsis
Archie wants to surprise Veronica but she refuses to do anything he wants to do.

Out of the Blue (Table of Contents: 35)

The New Archies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Professor Flutesnoot
Synopsis
Jughead asks Professor Flutesnoot for extra credit in science.

Wearing Him Down (Table of Contents: 36)

The New Archies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Reggie makes fun of Archie for wearing a tie to school on class picture day.

New-Trition (Table of Contents: 37)

The New Archies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Miss Grundy asks Moose to name the three basic food categories.

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Lights Out (Table of Contents: 40)

Reggie / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Crossword type puzzle.

Love Story (Table of Contents: 41)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
A girl asks Reggie how much he loves her.
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Inflation Situation (Table of Contents: 42)

Reggie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Reggie Mantle; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
The cost of doing nothing is going up.
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B-B-But, Ronnie! (Table of Contents: 43)

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Indexer Notes

Unscramble the code puzzle.

You Know You're Not Too Bright If... (Table of Contents: 44)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason
Synopsis
Examples of Moose being illogical, including an hour-long tic-tac-toe game.
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Career Daze (Table of Contents: 45)

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

Script
George Gladir (credited)
Pencils
Fernando Ruiz (credited)
Inks
Rich Koslowski (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jughead Jones; Miss Grundy; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Miss Beazly; Mr. Clarkson
Synopsis
Jughead can't figure out who he wants to be on career day.
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Highs and Lows (Table of Contents: 48)

Dilton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Edwards (credited)
Pencils
Joe Edwards (credited)
Inks
Rudy Lapick (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Dilton Doiley; Archie Andrews; Reggie Mantle; Professor Flutesnoot; Mr. Weatherbee; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
Dilton becomes the weatherman on the school’s new TV channel.
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Cold as Ice! (Table of Contents: 49)

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

Script
Dan Parent (credited)
Pencils
Dan Parent (credited)
Inks
Jim Amash (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Bill Yoshida (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Chuck Clayton; Veronica Lodge; Hermione Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Moose Mason; Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Dilton Doily; Yvon Revoir; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Veronica hires an expert to teach her ice sculpture so she can beat Betty in a ice sculpting contest.
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Keywords
ice sculpture

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Tall Tale (Table of Contents: 52)

Jughead / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Moose Mason; Betty Cooper; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Moose can't understand why a cartoon is funny.
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Zen and the Art of Getting to Class! (Table of Contents: 53)

Archie & Friends / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Cunningham (credited)
Pencils
Stan Goldberg (credited)
Inks
John Lowe (credited)
Colors
Barry Grossman (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Benjamin Flutesnoot; Smithers; Chuck Clayton; Dilton Doiley; Pop Tate (cameo); Midge Klump; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle
Synopsis
Archie tries several approaches to get to class on time.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Archie's SuperTeens
  2. 1. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  3. 2. Knack of Time
    Captain Pureheart
  4. 3. ["Archie Meets KISS"]
  5. 4. ["The Best of Archie Comics"]
  6. 5. Knuckle Chuckle
    Reggie
  7. 6. Invention Day
    Dilton
  8. 7. Prime Time
    Archie
  9. 8. Punch Crunch
    Moose
  10. 9. Brain Strain
    Moose
  11. 10. C-7th
    The Archies
  12. 11. ["Kevin Keller Four Issue Mini-series"]
  13. 12. ["Obama and Palin in Riverdale"]
  14. 13. ["Daddy, would you answer the door?"]
    Archie
  15. 14. Riverdale's Got Talent!
    Archie & Friends
  16. 15. ["Archie Marries Betty & Veronica"]
  17. 16. ["The Magic of Sabrina the Teenage Witch"]
  18. 17. The Gas Guzzler
    Archie
  19. 18. It's a Pain
    Archie & Friends
  20. 19. Hockey Cluck
    Archie
  21. 20. ["Archie Cyber Adventures"]
  22. 21. ["Archie's Weird Mysteries"]
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  24. 23. ["Brrrrr! There's a chill in the air."]
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  25. 24. Food for Thought... or Not!
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  26. 25. Let it Snow!
    Archie's Weird Mysteries
  27. 26. It's Season's Screaming at Beaumont's Curiosity Shop!
  28. 27. ["Archie Christmas Classics"]
  29. 28. ["The Archie Babies"]
  30. 29. ["We need to find out what the students are thinking!"]
    Archie
  31. 30. A Class Act
    Dilton
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    The New Archies
  33. 32. Wrestle-Maniac
    The New Archies
  34. 33. The Class Clown
    The New Archies
  35. 34. Surprise Me
    The New Archies
  36. 35. Out of the Blue
    The New Archies
  37. 36. Wearing Him Down
    The New Archies
  38. 37. New-Trition
    The New Archies
  39. 38. ["Archie the Married Life"]
  40. 39. ["The original seven Archie "Will You Marry Me?" issues available now as a set"]
  41. 40. Lights Out
    Reggie
  42. 41. Love Story
    Reggie
  43. 42. Inflation Situation
    Reggie
  44. 43. B-B-But, Ronnie!
  45. 44. You Know You're Not Too Bright If...
  46. 45. Career Daze
    Archie & Friends
  47. 46. ["Archie World Tour"]
  48. 47. ["Archie Freshman Year"]
  49. 48. Highs and Lows
    Dilton
  50. 49. Cold as Ice!
    Archie & Friends
  51. 50. ["Mega Man"]
  52. 51. ["Three new graphic novels"]
  53. 52. Tall Tale
    Jughead
  54. 53. Zen and the Art of Getting to Class!
    Archie & Friends
  55. 54. ["Subscribe Today"]
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
    Everything's Archie
  57. 56. ["Archie Comics Digital Universe"]
  58. 57. ["Mario Kart 7"]
    Nintendo DS
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