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Written by Hal Lifson, Bill Golliher and Craig Boldman, art by Stan Goldberg.

"Running in the Fast Lane": Betty convinces Archie to do a marathon with her, but can Archie keep from "running on empty"? "An Egg-Cellent Assignment": The "yolks" on Archie when Professor Flutesnoot has the students take care of eggs to learn about responsibility. "The Replacement": Don't get him wrong -- Archie's not the paranoid type -- he's just absolutely certain Veronica has replaced him!

32 pages, $2.25, in stores on Feb. 25.


Written by Alex Simmons, art by Fernando Ruiz.

"The Cartoon Life of Chuck Clayton, Part 3: Waaay Back in the Day": A history teacher at Riverdale Middle School wants to do something new and exciting for her next lesson, so she decides to bring Chuck's comic book workshop in for her class. At first Chuck is overwhelmed, and not just by the kids. Can Chuck overcome his own academic weakness and make history come alive? It's fast-paced sketching, wacky role-playing, and a few trips through time in this third comical tale of "The Cartoon Life of Chuck Clayton."

32 pages, $2.25, in stores on Feb. 11.


Written by George Gladir, Tim Kennedy and various, art by Kennedy and various.

"Big, Big Sleep": Feeling sleep-deprived, Archie turns to the one person who's a model of rest and relaxation -- Jughead! Will Archie ever wake up now? "The Past Was a Blast": An 80th birthday party for Archie's grandfather makes the kids reconsider their attitude that older folks "missed out" on all their modern-day fun. "On the Spot": Feeling self-conscious over the freckles on his ears, Archie takes to wearing earmuffs... all the time! Plus: Other new and classic tales! Bonus: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!

176 pages, $3.69, in stores on Feb. 18.


Written by Craig Boldman, Kathleen Webb and George Gladir, art by Jeff Shultz.

"The Face in the Mirror": A poignant tale that asks the question, does Veronica have a conscience after all? "She Just Can't Win": Veronica simply cannot... will not... believe her brand new designer dress was designed by... Betty! "Economizing": When it comes to saving money, it's all a matter of perspective... and in Veronica's case, the amount of "zeros" in the final figure! "It Takes a Thief": Mr. Lodge gives Veronica an ultimatum: improve her grades or kiss her social life and credit cards goodbye! Will Betty agree to tutor her even after Veronica's stolen yet another date with Archie from her?

32 pages, $2.25, in stores on Feb. 11.


Written by Misako Rocks, Mike Pellowski and various, art by Jeff Shultz, Pat Kennedy and others.

Another story featuring Riverdale's latest superstar, Kumi! "Culture Shock": Archie, Betty and Jughead get a crash course in Japanese culture at Kumi's house... and we do mean "crash!" "Fizzed": Veronica and her friends are "bubbling" over with excitement when Mr. Lodge has them taste-test his new "Fizzy Fresh" soda! Plus: Other new and classic tales! Bonus: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!

88 pages, $2.69, in stores on March 4.


Written by George Gladir, Dexter Taylor and various, art by Jeff Shultz, Taylor and various.

"Cool Rule": A mall owner with dwindling sales hopes the Archies will be pied pipers... but instead of mice, he's hoping the rockers lure teens with cash to spend! "Calendar Gal": Little Veronica's vanity remains constant from day-to-day... especially when she ends up the subject of her very own photo calendar! "A Battle Royal": To get Jughead's mind off of food and onto her, Ethel takes a job as a chili dog vendor's mascot -- complete with hot dog costume! Plus: Other new and classic tales! Bonus: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!

176 pages, $3.49, in stores on Feb. 11.


Written by George Gladir and various, art by Tim Kennedy, Jeff Shultz and various.

"A Tip of the Hat": Jughead begins to think his trademark crown cap may be too recognizable and decides he'd like a change of pace in his headwear. Will Jughead's look be changed forever, or is this merely a detour for Riverdale's "crown" prince of mirth? "The Fame Game": Despite advice from the famous snowboarder known as "the Zooming Carrot," Archie continues to be "the Klutzy Carrot!" "Problems and Solutions": Jughead offers solutions to some of the problems faced today... but the biggest problem may be getting people to take him seriously! Plus: Other new and classic tales! Bonus: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!

176 pages, $3.69, in stores on March 4.


Written by George Gladir, Bill Golliher and various, art by Fernando Ruiz, Bill Galvan, Pat Kennedy and various.

"The High Cost of GAS": Archie's feeling the gas crisis where it hurts ­ now taking the girls out on dates is even MORE expensive! Dilton's solutions aren't cost-effective and Chuck's cartoon gag didn't lift Archie's spirits, so he turns to Jughead to help... and the fun begins! "Who's Watching Who?": "Big Bee is watching" when Mr. Weatherbee installs monitors throughout the school... but how long before the watcher is watched himself? "The Big 70": A local reporter covering the Chocklit Shoppe's 70th anniversary gets an earful from Pop Tate about the town teens' mouthfuls of goodies downed through the years! Plus: Other new and classic tales! Bonus: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!

176 pages, $3.69, in stores on Feb. 25.


Written by Tania del Rio, art by del Rio and Jim Amash.

"The Final Battle, Part 3 of 3": The exciting conclusion to the Sabrina manga series! The carefully hidden signs and secrets of the past 42 issues are finally explained and revealed in this dramatic issue. Sides are picked in the ultimate battle against Vosblanc when old friends and enemies return to join the fight! In the thick of it all, Sabrina exhibits her most astounding feat of magic yet, finally uncovering the secret of her amazing power. Still, the battle won't be easy -- someone on Sabrina's side won't survive... but who will it be? Will Vosblanc be defeated? Will Sabrina end up with Harvey or Shinji? Only time will tell. But one thing is for certain: the Magic Realm will never be the same again!

32 pages, $2.25, in stores on Feb. 18.


Written by Angelo DeCesare, Rich Koslowski, Kent Taylor, Mike Gallagher, Ken Penders and Mike Kanterovich, art by Brian Thomas, Rich Koslowski, Manny Galán, Patrick Spaziante, Ken Penders and Dave Manak, cover by Spaziante..

The new series that lets fans relive classic Sonic stories continues! Volume 10 presents issues #37 through #40 of Sonic's ongoing comic book series in a special edition. These stories continue the artistic change to a more "dramatic" tone, better aligning the series to the hit Saturday morning animated series then on the air. The emphasis is on the chaos that ensues in the wake of a cataclysmic earthquake, with Robotnik trying to cope with the compromised security of Robotropolis and continue his reign of terror. An even greater threat looms with the rise of Mecha Sonic during the epic "Mecha Madness" story arc, which leads to court martial proceedings for wrongfully accused Sonic! Each story is meticulously restored and printed on high-grade paper, so you can feel like you're zipping right alongside the cobalt champion as he saves Knothole Village! Stories include: "The Day Robotropolis Fell" and "Bunnie's Worst Nightmare" (issue #37), "The Rise of Robotropolis...The Fall of Sonic" and "Bedtime Tails" (issue #38), "Rage Against the Machine" (issue #39), and "Court Martial" (issue #40).

112 pages, $7.95, in stores on March 4.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Tracy Yardley and Matt Herms, cover by Yardley.

"Consequences": Sonic is traversing the Cosmic Highway to the Multiverse with Scourge the Hedgehog in custody, but he doesn't get far before he learns that all the zones are in lockdown. What threat has caused such drastic measures, and can Sonic defeat it? Meanwhile, a hearing is underway to determine whether Princess Sally is guilty of treason. All this, plus a development of cataclysmic proportions that could well mark the beginning of the end as the countdown to issue #200 continues!

32 pages, $2.25, in stores on Feb. 11.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Tracy Yardley, cover by Patrick Spaziante.

"Living Weapons": This is the comic the fans have waited for ­ an ever-expanding, all-encompassing series revolving around Sonic's many friends and foes whose continuity aligns with the regular monthly Sonic comic. Along the way, we'll deliver some of the popular supporting cast from the many Sonic video games, including many who have never appeared in the comics before! The first issue of "Sonic Universe" debuts with a story that's out of this world ­ literally ­ as Shadow and Metal Sonic continue their series-spanning fight and wind up in a whole new dimension! And things are bound to heat up when Blaze the Cat and a Chaos Emerald enter the mix!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on Feb. 25.


Written by George Gladir and various, art by Fernando Ruiz, Bob Bolling and various.

"The Missing Manhole Covers": There's a mystery afoot, and it's up to Riverdale's premiere teenage rock band, the Archies, to solve it! Can they solve the mystery of who is stealing the town's manhole covers... and the even bigger mystery of "why?" "Lunchroom Lament": Complaining is on the menu when Miss Beazly tells a new café co-worker of the trials and tribulations of slinging hash for teens! Wait until she gets a load of what's for dessert!

88 pages, $2.49, in stores on Feb. 25.


Written by Dan Parent and Bill Golliher, art by Parent.

"Stuck in the Œ80s": Break out the spandex and hair spray ­ the Archies are about to go all-out Œ80s for a special Riverdale High concert and Battle of the Bands contest celebrating the decade! Hopefully Jughead won't get replaced by a drum machine! "Geek Chic": When Veronica's computer dies, she calls the "Geek Patrol" computer experts to help... which brings on Veronica's cousin Marcy, a double date and the mortification of being seen in the "geek-mobile!" Can Veronica's ego ever live it down? "Carpool Cool": Veronica's going green... because her friend Ethan is the hunkiest environmentalist she's ever seen!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on March 4.

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