Kevin Keller’s first issue cover released

Archie is still moving full speed ahead with plans to give Kevin Keller (Riverdale’s new gay youth) his own stand-alone comic. As such, they’ve just released images of Kevin’s first-issue cover (and its variant cover): The variant cover’s a parody of old Archie title “Everything’s Archie” (named after the theme song to the original late 60s animated series). The regular cover is unusual for an Archie comic, which usually have a very traditional and rigidly set layout design for their comic covers. Ironically, the variant…

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Comic review: Life With Archie #14

Life With Archie #14 Written by: Paul Kupperberg (both stories) Art by: Fernando Ruiz (Veronica), Pat and Tim Kennedy (Betty) Remember how I’ve been hoping that they’d soon advance (or resolve) the plot points about Mr. Lodge, Dilton Doiley, and the multiverse side of things? Looks like they’ve decided to do just that, in spades… plus threw out a few new plot points! Despite the Christmas themed cover, this issue takes place around Halloween. In the “Veronica” universe, Ronnie is still separated from Archie, and…

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Comic review: Star Trek/Legion of Super-Heroes #1 (of 6)

Star Trek/Legion of Super-Heroes #1 (of 6) Written by: Chris Roberson Art by: Jeffrey Moy The first issue in this six-issue crossover miniseries between the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC’s heroic teenagers of the 30th century) and the cast of the original “Star Trek” (the *real* originals, not the cruddy reboot versions) kicks off in entertaining fashion. The story sees the Enterprise reporting back to Earth so Kirk can deliver a commencement speech at Starfleet Academy. “Meanwhile” (if that means anything here) on the DCU side…

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