Take A Grand Tour Of The Rich Side Of Riverdale In ‘Archie 75 Series: Veronica’ [Preview]
If there’s one thing the folks at Archie do better than any other company in comics, it’s making their back catalog work for them. I mean, I realize that not everyone is the obsessive Archie fan that I am, but if you did want to jump right in and get a survey of the entire history of the company, it’s actually pretty easy to do so, thanks to stuff like the Pep Digital collections and the Archie 75 Series. And this week, the spotlight has fallen on Veronica Lodge.
In Archie 75 Series: Veronica, you can get a look at the high points of the Veronica’s ongoing series, from her world-traveling first story arc to the debut of Kevin Keller — and while it’s not in the preview below, there’s also a rare appearance from Marcy, Veronica’s nerdy cousin. Sadly, she’s no Cricket O’Dell, The Girl Who Can Smell Money, but we’ll take what we can get.
Here’s the solicitation:
Archie 75 Series: Veronica
Celebrate the 75th anniversary of Archie Comics with this special retrospective presentation! Since she made her debut in PEP Comics #26 all the way back in 1942, Veronica Lodge has been an alluring figure. Despite her popularity, it wasn’t until 1989 that she finally got her own series. Veronica started in April 1989 and ended in December 2011, spanning across 210 issues. During this run, Veronica travelled across the globe, made some famous friends, joined a pop supergroup and welcomed a new resident to Riverdale that would make history. This collection will give you a glimpse at some of Veronica’s most memorable moments
Cover: Dan Parent & Dan DeCarlo
On Sale Date: 8/17
112-page, digital exclusive comic
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