MLJ Magazines (until 1941)
|Creator:||Maurice Coyne, Louis Silberkleit, John L. Goldwater|
|Date(s):||1939 - present|
|Medium:||Comics, animated series|
|Country of Origin:||United States|
|External Links:||Archie Comics official site|
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Archie Comics is an American comic book publisher that is namely known for featuring the fictional teenagers Archie Andrews, Betty Cooper, and Veronica Lodge and their iconic love triangle. It also includes characters such as Jughead Jones and Reggie Mantle their crazy antics balancing being a teenager and school. These characters are known as the Riverdale Gang.
- Archie Andrews- The main protagonist a goofy clumsy who somehow always gets the girl.
- Betty Cooper
- Veronica Lodge
- Jughead Jones
- Reggie Mantle
Afterlife With Archie
Afterlife with Archie is a comic published in 2013 depicting a zombie apocalypse within an alternative reality of Riverdale.
see Riverdale for the main article.
Riverdale is a television show based on the characters by Archie Comics. Unlike the original Archie Comics, Riverdale takes a darker tone, with the first season revolving around the mystery of Jason Blossom's murder. The show was developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, who also wrote Afterlife With Archie.
Archie's Weird Fantasy
Archie's Weird Fantasy was a play written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa in 2003, which depicted Archie Andrews coming out of the closet and moving to New York. The day before the play was scheduled to open, Archie Comics issued a cease and desist order, threatening litigation if the play proceeded as written. The play responded by Filing Off The Serial Numbers and opened a few days later as "Weird Comic Book Fantasy" with the character names changed. Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa went on to become Archie's Chief Creative Officer in 2014.
Archives & Communities
- Archie Comics & Related Fandoms works tagged at AO3
- Archies, a general LJ community
- Archie's Girls: Betty Cooper & Veronica Lodge, a community focused on the characters Betty and Veronica
- The Rich Girl and the Average Boy, a community dedicated to the Archie/Veronica pairing