Afterlife with Archie: Book One collects the first five issues of Archie’s first horror comic that oozes blood, terror and Archie family in-jokes that is sure to make you run from Riverdale.
Don’t run too far, because the art is by Francesco Francavilla and is written by screenwriter Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Glee, Big Love) who’s understanding of the Archie-verse allows him to turn this town on it’s head.
His most spectacular feat is making transforming Jughead into a monster of Freddy or Jason proportions.
Zombies. Halloween Dance. Teenage romance. ‘Don’t go in there’.
The most unsuspecting comics company took a turn for the morbid with this series.
With the announcement of a Sabrina the Teenage Witch series in the same bloody vein, it looks like the supermarket comic crowd is in for a terrifying surprise.
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