Dan DeCarlo


Own Cheryl Blossoms First Appearance From ComicConnect

Own Cheryl Blossom's First Appearance From ComicConnect

But did you know the vivacious red-head made her first appearance in Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica #320? In 1982 Dan DeCarlo unleashed Cheryl into the world, only for Archie Comics to quickly put her on a semi-hiatus due to parental uproar over the overtly sexy Cheryl She would then reemerge in the 90's thanks[...]

Lauren Looks Back: Josie and the Pussycats (2001)

Lauren Looks Back: "Josie and the Pussycats" (2001)

Kaplan and Elfont also took great care to flesh out Dan DeCarlo's mostly one-note comic characters and how they would react to a consumerist world In an interview with Buzzfeed News, both directors chimed in on their inspiration; "We thought about what was going on with music at the time, what we wanted to say — TRL was[...]

Archies Big Book Volume 1: Magic Music And Mischief Walk Into A Comic Shop

Archie's Big Book Volume 1: Magic, Music, And Mischief Walk Into A Comic Shop

The early Sabrina stories are fun and whimsical, thanks in part to Dan DeCarlo's art.Pay attention to the little details around Sabrina For instance, her head witch Della was named "Miss Hex Appeal of 1962" Della herself steals every scene, as she is drawn to entice and possibly invoke specific feelings from readers George Gladir's[...]


Complete Sabrina The Teenage Witch 1962-1971 Review &#8211 Do You Believe In Magic

Complete Sabrina The Teenage Witch 1962-1971 Review – Do You Believe In Magic?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Sabrina was introduced to the world in Archie's Mad House #22 in 1962, from writer George Gladir and Dan DeCarlo The little 5 page story would turn out to be one of Archie's most enduring franchises, spawning various comic titles, a movie, and one of the most loved television shows of all time Honestly[...]

Archies Coloring Book: How Would Betty Look As A Redhead

Archie's Coloring Book: How Would Betty Look As A Redhead?

There's 128 pages featuring art from Dan Parent, Gisele Lagace, Harry Lucey, Dan DeCarlo, Rex W Lindsay, and more If you're a die-hard Archie fan (or just like these coloring books), I highly recommended Archie's Coloring Book I'll likely xerox pages from the book so I can have it for a long, long time Don't[...]

B&ampV Friends Comics Annual #253

B&V Friends Comics Annual #253

  [rwp-review-recap id="0"] According to Dan Parent, Archie will be doing a number of fairly tale stories for the classic Archie line. In this issue of Betty and Veronica Friends: Comics Annual we have a re-telling of The Princess and the Pea called The Princess and the Pea-Brained. It's safe to assume Archie is the pea […]

Reggie The Liar: World Of Archie Winter Annual

Reggie The Liar: World Of Archie Winter Annual

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Everyone loves Reggie (maybe). They love his antics, his jerk like behavior, and his over the top personality. In "My, Myself, and I" from the Pope of Archie Dan Parent, Reggie asks Betty to help him write his memoirs. Betty is quick to point out that they're still in high school, but this […]

So Much Archie &#8211 Archie 1000 Page Comics Compendium

So Much Archie – Archie 1000 Page Comics Compendium

You have stories from Pat & Tim Kennedy, Fernando Ruiz, Stan Goldberg, Dan Parent, Jeff Schultz, Dan DeCarlo, Rex W Lindsay, Doug Crane and much more By having so much variety, you also get a good chunk of vintage Archie stories as well.  Classic Archie was never difficult to read There's no problem a quick[...]

National Cartoonists Society Original Art Auction Is Now Live

National Cartoonists Society Original Art Auction Is Now Live

Donated items include pieces from Bill Morrison, Bruce Timm, Dan DeCarlo, Dean Yeagle, Stan Sakai, Sergio Aragones and many more We mentioned this auction back in November, but the items are now up on ebay.Two of the pieces that caught my eye was this hat donated by Dan DeCarlo and featuring drawings on it by DeCarlo,[...]

Dont Trust Veronica Archie Jumbo Comics #276

Don't Trust Veronica! Archie Jumbo Comics #276

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Right off the bat, we're back with Jughead telling Archie why he doesn't trust Veronica. Veronica and Jughead's relationship has always been an interest of mine since I started reading Archie. The two have had a long standing feud for 75 years, and while sometimes it seems the two of them are OK, […]

Alan Is A Heartbreaker. Josie And The Pussycats #4

Alan Is A Heartbreaker. Josie And The Pussycats #4

Anyone who's ever had their heartbroken can absolutely relate to this.All of the characters have come such a long way since Dan DeCarlo introduced them They have always been brave and daring, but now they're just so much more They are now fleshed out and real, aside from being international superstars.[rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"][...]

Love Can Melt A Frozen Heart: Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics #250

Love Can Melt A Frozen Heart: Betty and Veronica Jumbo Comics #250

The story is short and sweet, which leads us into a classic Dan DeCarlo story There's an excellent mix of old and new, focusing on both Valentines Day and just the annoyance that is winter There's even a handful of Sabrina and Salem stories in this issue as well, which is always a welcome change.My[...]

The Wild Variations Of Alice In Wonderland To Be Collected By IDW Publishing

The Wild Variations Of Alice In Wonderland To Be Collected By IDW Publishing

Folks like  Alex Toth, Walt Kelly, The Simon and Kirby Studio, Dan DeCarlo, David Berg, George Carlson, Harvey Kurtzman, Jack Davis, R.F Outcault,Charles Schulz and more.This March, IDW Publishing and Yoe Books! are putting out Alice In Comicland The 160 page full-color book collect the wildly divergent versions from comic strips and comic books ranging from humor to horror[...]