Archie, Jughead, Riverdale And More – Full Archie Comics Solicitations For May 2017

Here we have the full solicitations for Archie Comics shipping in May of 2017. They include a Little Josie And The Pussycats One-Shot, Archie #20, Jughead #15 and more. Nothing from Black Circle or Sonic the Hedgehog though.

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ARCHIE #20
Script: Mark Waid Art: Pete Woods, Andre Szymanowicz, Jack Morelli CVR A Reg: Pete Woods CVR B Var: Adam Gorham C Var: Rebekah Isaacs

Cheryl Blossom finally goes on the warpath, and her target will surprise you! And why does Betty have second thoughts about her new boyfriend every time Archie walks by…?archie20mainarchie20gorhamvar archie20isaacsvar

THE ARCHIES ONE-SHOT (RESOLICIT)
Script: Alex Segura and Matt Rosenberg Art: Joe Eisma CVR A Reg: Jaime Hernandez CVR B Var: David Mack CVR C Var: Audrey Mok

BRAND NEW ONE-SHOT SPECIAL! Follow Archie's quest to make his songwriting dreams a reality, and see what happens when the rock 'n' roll dream starts affecting his relationships with his closest friends. Join co-writers Alex Segura and Matthew Rosenberg (Archie Meets Ramones) and artist Joe Eisma (Archie) for a power-pop one-shot that goes loud on the music, fun and friendship.archiesoneshothern archiesoneshotmack archiesoneshotmok

BETTY AND VERONICA BY ADAM HUGHES VOLUME 1 (TR)
Script: Adam Hughes Art: Adam Hughes, Jose Villarrubia, Jack Morelli Cover: Adam Hughes

BETTY AND VERONICA BY ADAM HUGHES VOLUME 1 collects legendary artist Adam Hughes' iconic three issue run of the ALL-NEW Betty and Veronica comic series. Betty and Veronica are America's sweethearts… until they turn on each other! Friendships will shatter. Cities will burn. Nails will be broken.bettyandveronica_byadamhughes

JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS #7
Script: Marguerite Bennett, Cameron DeOrdio Art: Audrey Mok, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Jack Morelli CVR A Reg: Audrey Mok CVR B Var: Jen Bartel CVR C Var: Tom Grummett

Josie and the Pussycats are on a roll like never before, racking up award wins and climbing the charts! But are the "and the Pussycats" living their dreams, or just Josie's? Are Melody and Valerie ready to try their hand at succeeding on their own terms?josie7 josie7bartelvar josie7grummetvar

JUGHEAD #15
Script: Mark Waid and Ian Flynn Art: Derek Charm, Matt Herms and Jack Morelli CVR A Reg: Derek Charm CVR B Var: Sandy Jarrell CVR C Var: Marguerite Sauvage

Sabrina the Teenage Witch tries to do something nice for Jughead, but it ends up creating a comedy of errors in which he's the most desired bachelor in town. From new writing team Mark Waid (Archie) and Ian Flynn (Sonic the Hedgehog)!jughead15charm jughead15jarrellvar jughead15sauvagevar

LITTLE JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS ONE-SHOT
Script: Art Baltazar and Franco Art: Art Baltazar CVR A Reg: Art Baltazar CVR B Var: Katie Cook CVR C Var: Franco

Josie and the Pussycats' drummer Melody comes across colorful kitties and decides to adopt them as band mascots. But these aren't ordinary kittens—they're magical, and they're about to rock Little Josie, Valerie and Melody's world like never before!littlejosiebaltazar littlejosiecook littlejosiefranco

JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS VOL 1 (TR)
Script: Marguerite Bennett and Cameron DeOrdio Art: Audrey Mok, Kelly Fitzpatrick and Jack Morelli Cover: Audrey Mok

JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS VOL. 1 is the first collection of an all-new take on the world's biggest comic book band. Marguerite Bennett (DC Comics' Bombshells, Marvel's A-Force) and co-writer Cameron DeOrdio team with Audrey Mok (Heroine Chic) to retell the origin and story behind the music for Josie, Valerie and Melody. Collects issues 1-5 of the top hit Josie and the Pussycats ongoing series.josieandthepussycats_vol1

REGGIE AND ME #5
Script: Tom DeFalco Art: Sandy Jarrell, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Jack Morelli CVR A Reg: Sandy Jarrell, Kelly Fitzpatrick CVR B Var: Shawn McManus CVR C Reg: Jim Towe

Forced to face the consequences of his recent actions, Reggie also confronts his most painful crisis as we learn Vader's fate. Plus: Big Moose lashes back! Midge makes a startling revelation! Betty makes a daring move and Archie gathers the gang for a climax you won't want to miss!reggie5jarrell reggie5mcmanusvar reggie5towevar

RIVERDALE #2 (RESOLICIT)
Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa & Various Art: Joe Eisma, Andre Szymanowicz, Janice Chiang, John Workman CVR A: Francesco Francavilla CVR B: Michael Dooney CVR C: Matthew Southworth

Set in the same universe as the hit CW series, Riverdale continues to reveal untold stories of the world's most famous teenagers. When five students from different social cliques (Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, and Josie) end up in Saturday detention together—will they kill each other or come together against the forces of evil that brought them there?riverdale2 riverdale2dooneyvar riverdale2southvar

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ARCHIE COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #279
Script: Dan Parent Art: Dan Parent Cover: Dan Parent

It's MUSIC MONTH! In the BRAND NEW LEAD STORY "And the Winner Is…." The Archies win an NTV music award, but an overzealous pop star steals their thunder! When they find out she was just using their moment for publicity, the gang decides to turn the tables on her!!archiecomdig279

ARCHIE'S FUNHOUSE JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #27
Script: Dan Parent Art: Dan Parent Cover: Dan Parent

In the BRAND NEW MUSICAL LEAD STORY "Viva la Vinyl," Archie gets in on the vinyl record craze! But when he accidentally destroys an old autographed "Elton Pretzley" album from his parents' collection, he has to go on a hunt to track it down again… and get it autographed by "Elton" himself!funhousejumbo27

ARCHIE 1000 PAGE COMICS HOOPLA (TR)
Script: Various Art: Various Cover: Various

Get ready for the biggest collection EVER of the best and brightest stories Archie Comics has to offer! In this edition of the ARCHIE 1000 PAGE COMICS series, get ready for a HOOPLA of fun and entertainment with Archie!1000pagecomicshoopla

ARCHIE'S 75th ANNIVERSARY DIGEST #9
Script: Various Art: Various Cover: Various

Celebrate Archie's 75th anniversary in a special way with this commemorative digest that revisits the momentous "Love Showdown" storyline!archie75thanndig9

ARCHIE'S 75th ANNIVERSARY DIGEST #10
Script: Various Art: Various Cover: Various

Celebrate Archie's 75th anniversary in a special way with this commemorative digest that presents the always-entertaining fairy tale stories!archie75thanndig10

BETTY & VERONICA SUMMER ANNUAL #254
Script: Dan Parent Art: Dan Parent Cover: Dan Parent

The MUSICAL MAYHEM continues in the NEW lead story "Brigitte's Jingle Jangle"! There's a silly commercial jingle going around that the girls can't stop laughing at—except one person who doesn't find it funny—Brigitte! It's her voice in the jingle, but is the payout worth the humiliation? Betty and Veronica have some advice…bvcomicsann254

WORLD OF ARCHIE COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #68
Script: Dan Parent Art: Dan Parent Cover: Dan Parent

More MUSICAL MADNESS in the NEW story "The Fill-In"! The Archies are at the end of their latest tour when the unthinkable happens: Jughead gets sick from eating some bad food at a hole-in-the-wall on the road. They need a replacement drummer …fast! Introducing… Jughead's little sister Jellybean!woarchiecomdig68

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.

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