Archie Comics Reveals the Next Wave of 80th Anniversary Digital Comics

To commemorate its 80th anniversary as home to some of pop culture’s most iconic characters, Archie Comics is publishing a series of special digital-exclusive one-shot comics throughout April and May. The next wave of titles has just been announced as the first wave releases today on digital comics platforms comiXologythe Archie AppHoopla, and more.

Starring fan-favorite characters and deep cuts from the archives, the new slate is led by Sabrina the Teenage Witch, who made her comics debut in 1962 and now tops airwaves in the hit Netflix streaming series, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The new assortment also includes spotlight issues on legendary Archie Comics artists Dan DeCarlo, Harry Lucey, and Dan Parent. 

Each release features a classic, all-ages content highlighting the best Archie Comics has to offer in family entertainment. Ranging from $0.99 to $1.99, these digital exclusives are both affordable and accessible for longtime readers and new fans.

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: JUGHEAD

Everyone’s favorite burger-lover Jughead Jones steals the spotlight in these stories that showcase what Archie’s best pal does best: takin’ it easy!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Harry Lucey
On Sale Date: 4/29
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: JUGHEAD

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: CHERYL BLOSSOM

Meet Cheryl Blossom–she’s got money, attitude and charm, and when she wants something, she gets it–even if that something is Archie Andrews himself!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Dan DeCarlo
On Sale Date: 4/29
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: CHERYL BLOSSOM

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: NEW CRUSADERS

The Mighty Crusaders were a team of superheroes created by Archie Comics in the Golden Age of comics. After many iterations, the team returned to comics with fresh new faces. The New Crusaders follows the sons and daughters of the original Mighty Crusaders as they acquire their own powers and attempt to become superheroes.

Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Pat & Tim Kennedy, Bob Smith, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Ben Bates
On Sale Date: 4/29
$0.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: NEW CRUSADERS

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: BETTY & VERONICA

Say hello to America’s Sweethearts, Betty Cooper and Veronica Lodge! When the two best friends aren’t fighting over their mutual love interest, Archie Andrews, they’re busy getting into shenanigans! Check out these stories filled with all kinds of dating drama and friendly fiascos!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Dan DeCarlo
On Sale Date: 5/6
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: BETTY & VERONICA

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: KATY KEENE

Katy Keene is America’s Pin-Up Queen! Get acquainted with the stylish supermodel, her friends and her family, in this sampling of her earliest comic stories!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Bill Woggon
On Sale Date: 5/6
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: KATY KEENE

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: YOUNG SALEM

Sabrina’s furry familiar gets top billing in these fun action-adventure stories! Before he was a magical cat, Salem was an actual boy wizard! You’ll also meet his mother, Felicia, and scruffy Uncle Mort. Plus, a few classic tales of Salem’s cat adventures!

Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Chad Thomas, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Chad Thomas
On Sale Date: 5/6
$0.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: YOUNG SALEM

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: SABRINA

Meet everyone’s favorite teenage witch–Sabrina! These stories explore how Sabrina balances her magical life with her normal teen life, including at school and in romance. Plus, some very special cameos from Archie and the gang!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Gus LeMoine
On Sale Date: 5/13
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: SABRINA

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – HARRY LUCEY

In this first installment of our artist spotlight series, we take a look at the work of legendary Archie artist Harry Lucey, highlighting some of his best and funniest stories!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Harry Lucey
On Sale Date: 5/13
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT - HARRY LUCEY

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: SAM HILL

Former NYPD detective Sam Hill is no stranger to risks, danger and thrill–so what’s he doing in the candy-coated town of Riverdale? Sometimes even a small town needs a big detective to handle a case!

Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Jeff Shultz, Bob Smith, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jeff Shultz
On Sale Date: 5/13
$0.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: SAM HILL

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – DAN DECARLO

Dan DeCarlo’s legendary work at Archie Comics is spotlighted here in this special collection featuring the best and brightest stories from the iconic artist!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Dan DeCarlo
On Sale Date: 5/20
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT - DAN DECARLO

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: DOTTY & DITTO AND BOB PHANTOM

Dotty is the cutest little cowgirl this side of the Rio Grande! She and her pet parrot, Ditto, join Little Archie and the gang on some adventures in nature! Plus, costumed crimefighter Bob Phantom causes a stir in Riverdale!

Script: Ian Flynn
Art: Jeff Shultz, Pat & Tim Kennedy, Bob Smith, Jim Amash, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Bill Woggon and Pat & Tim Kennedy
On Sale Date: 5/20
$0.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: DOTTY & DITTO AND BOB PHANTOM

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – DAN PARENT

Join us as we celebrate fan-favorite Archie artist and writer in this special collecting spotlight the best and most iconic Dan Parent stories!

Script: Various
Art: Various
Cover: Dan Parent
On Sale Date: 5/27
$1.99

ARCHIE COMICS 80TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTS: ARTIST SPOTLIGHT - DAN PARENT