JUGHEAD & ARCHIE COMICS DIGEST #3
Jughead’s pining for the coveted “Steadiest Customer Award” spot at Pop’s until he finds out some unfortunate news—he’s NOT Pop’s VIP customer! The mysterious Mr. Milkweed has been visiting the Shoppe by one day more than ol’ Juggie. Now Jughead’s determined to win the top spot any way he can. What will he do? And just who is this Mr. Milkweed? The answers lie in “The Milkweed Lament,” the zany lead story to a hilarious digest! Script: Craig Boldman Art: Rex Lindsey, Jim Amash, Jack Morelli, Barry Grossman Cover: Fernando Ruiz, Bob Smith, Rosario “Tito” Peña On Sale Date: 6/25 160-page, full color comic $3.99 U.S.
B&V FRIENDS COMICS DIGEST #239
Girl’s best friend (when it isn’t another girl) is her pet, of course! But what kind of fun can be had when you can’t even bring your best friend to the beach? Betty and Veronica have a big job ahead of them: find out how they can get their pets onto the beach without breaking any rules! Find out if they can pull it off in “Pet’s Rule,” the awesome lead story to this fun-filled digest! Script: George Gladir Art: Jeff Shultz, Rich Koslowski, Jack Morelli, Barry Grossman Cover: Bill Galvan, Bob Smith, Tito Pena On Sale Date: 6/25 160-page, full color comic $4.99 U.S.
MEGA MAN #38
The epic MEGA MAN / MEGA MAN X crossover event continues in "DAWN OF X" Part Two! We travel one hundred years into Mega Man’s future, where an ancient Wily weapon threatens all defenseless humans! It’s up to X and Zero to combat the lumbering metal monstrosity! Meanwhile, Emerald Spears terrorist-on-the-run Xander Payne tumbles through time—and sees something that will change him forever! Don't miss the event that everyone will be talking about, featuring brand new cover art from PATRICK "SPAZ" SPAZIANTE and an extra special character-packed collector cover from BEN BATES! Script: Ian Flynn Art: Jamal Peppers, Gary Martin, John Workman and Matt Herms Cover: Patrick "SPAZ" Spaziante Cast Combo Variant Cover: Ben Bates On Sale: 6/25 32-page, full color comic $2.99 U.S.
ARCHIE COMICS SPECTACULAR: SUMMER DAZE
School's out for the summer in Riverdale, and the fun is just beginning! Join Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and friends as they go on vacation, go to the beach, work summer jobs . . . and avoid working entirely! This fun, pocket-sized collection features 128 pages of hand-picked, favorite fun in the sun stories, presented in high-quality, bright white paper with a cardstock cover. It’s the perfect book for any summer road trip! Script: George Gladir, Frank Doyle Art: Dan Parent, Dan DeCarlo Cover: Fernando Ruiz 978-1-619889-00-2 $5.99/$6.99 CAN 4 7/8 x 6 9/16” Trade Paperback 128 pp, Full Color Direct Market On-sale: 6/25
SONIC / MEGA MAN: WORLDS COLLIDE VOL. 3
The BIGGEST video game crossover event of all time ends here with the stunning conclusion to SONIC/MEGA MAN: Worlds Collide! Dr. Eggman and Dr. Wily are locked inside their flying fortress--the Wily Egg! Inside are all manner of powerful defenses, including Metal Sonic and Bass! Outside is an army--almost every Robot Master ever made! Dr. Light's life is on the line, and two worlds teeter on the edge of destruction! Enter Sonic, Mega Man and an army of their own! Sonic's friends join Proto Man, Rush and Duo in an epic all-out battle to break through to the evil doctors, rewrite two realities, and save their home worlds! Don't miss the third and final act of this epic 12-part Sonic the Hedgehog / Mega Man crossover event--"CHAOS CLASH!" WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE VOLUME THREE collects: Mega Man #27, Sonic the Hedgehog #250-251, and Sonic Universe #54 plus exclusive bonus features you won't find anywhere else! Script: Ian Flynn Art: Ben Bates, Gary Martin, Steve Downer, Matt Herms, and Jack Morelli Cover: Patrick “SPAZ” Spaziante and Ben Hunzeker 978-1-936975-97-6 $11.99/$13.99 CAN 6 5/8 x 10 3/16” Trade Paperback 104 pp, Full Color Direct Market On-sale: 6/25