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Written by Dean Haspiel, J.M. DeMatteis, art by Dean Haspiel and various, cover by Dean Haspiel, variant covers by Dean Haspiel, Howard Chaykin, Mike Norton, Mike Cavallaro and Alex Toth.

The fantastically-foxy finale is here in "Freak Magnet" part 5: "Future's End"! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel is joined by acclaimed writer J.M. DeMatteis to conclude the "Freak Magnet" saga of the pulp-style hero The Fox! Our hero has won the day and defeated his evil adversaries, so why does he now find himself trapped 70 years in the past, side-by-side with the legendary hero of WW2 known as The Shield! And what does the Shield's arctic battle-royale have to do with the diamond realm?! And will someone please tell The Fox, aka Paul Patton Jr., why he can't just have the simple, freak-free life he wants?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written and art by various, cover by Fernando Ruiz, Rich Koslowski.

It's Sports Time at Riverdale High, and that can mean only one thing-slapstick cartoon sports comedy galore featuring Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and friends, all in a great pocket-size edition! This collection features 128 pages of hand-picked, favorite stories about the romantic ups and downs of Riverdale, presented in high-quality, bright white paper with a cardstock cover!

128 pages, $5.99.


Written by Dan Parent, art by Rich Koslowski and various, cover by Dan Parent

"The Archies' Rocking World Tour," part 4: "Close to the Borderline." The Archies, Bingos, Pussycats, and Madhouse Glads' tour concludes in the great white north, Canada! The bands enjoy the end of their time together as they trek across the country from Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver. What will happen to the bands once the tour is over? Will the Bingos and the Glads use their newfound fame from the Archies tour, or will they go the smaller, indie route? What will become of Archie's relationship with Valerie? And his relationship with Amisha? And, of course, his relationship with Betty and Veronica? There's still a few surprises left as Archie and the gang return to school. Riverdale High, watch out!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Mike Pellowski, art by Fernando Ruiz and various, cover by Fernando Ruiz, Bob Smith

There's something strange about Archie's Uncle Albert! What is it about him that's bugging both Archie and his dad? Why is there a kettle on to boil, and does it look like rain? Could it could be that he's a little bit crooked? See what we mean in "On the Level," the wacky lead story to this fun-filled double digest!

160 pages, $3.99.


Written by George Gladir, art by Fernando Ruiz, Al Nickerson, cover by Fernando Ruiz, Bob Smith

Meet Ultra-Teen: Chuck's new superhero creation. He's super fast, super strong, and he's got x-ray vision! He only uses his powers for good -- but can too much good be a bad thing? Find out if Ultra-Teen's goody two shoes behavior can save the day -- and save his friendships -- in this super lead story!

160 pages, $3.99.


Written and art by various, cover by Norm Breyfogle.

In the tradition of the smash hits Best of Archie Comics vol. 1, 2 and 3 comes another great full-color volume jam-packed with over 400 pages of the funniest and most iconic stories of the past 70 years featuring Archie's girl friends Betty and Veronica, hand-selected by Archie creators, editors, fans and historians from 200,000 pages of material. A must-have edition for anyone who has ever enjoyed the Betty and Veronica comics as well as a great introduction to the history of Archie and his gals!

416 pages, $9.99.


Written by Michael Uslan, art and cover by Dan Parent, Bob Smith.

"Betty or Veronica?" What makes someone a "Betty" or a "Veronica"? The two BFFs search for that answer themselves in this fun new arc by comics great Michael Uslan! When the girls are absolutely bored with their normal teenage lives in Riverdale, they're offered the opportunity of a lifetime: a chance to study abroad in five different countries in a year! There's only one caveat: only one of the girls can go! It's going to take some competition-and some soul searching-to pick the winner! See who steals the spotlight, and find out if you're a "Betty" or a "Veronica" in this fun story!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Bill Golliher, art by Barry Grossman and various, cover by Bob Smith, Jeff Shultz

Betty and Veronica are always in competition with one another -- but that gets kicked into high gear when the two enter the Miss Riverdale Teen Contest! But there's another contestant that really steams things up. Enter: Cheryl Blossom! May the best woman win in "She's a Beauty"!

160 pages, $3.99.


Written by George Gladir, art by Bill Yoshida and various, cover by Jeff Shultz, Bob Smith

It's time for the student-faculty bowling night! It's teachers vs. students and, while the teachers may be older and have plenty of years of bowling experience on their side, some changes to the game might lean in the kids' favor! Find out who gets the most strikes in "For Whom the Bowl Tolls"!

160 pages, $3.99.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Gary Martin and various, cover by Patrick Spaziante, variant cover by Ben Bates.

The debut of Mega Man X! But first, in "Shadow of the Moon" Part One: Mega Man joins a research team seeking the truth behind Dr. Wily and Ra Moon. But how far will they get when Shadow Man goes on the attack? Then, in "The X Factor" Part One: jump 100 years into the future as Dr. Cain discovers Dr. Light's final, greatest creation -- Mega Man X! The road to the next big mega-crossover starts here!

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Patrick Spaz Spaziante and various, cover by Ben Bate, Dave Devries Sonic's ultimate comic collection is back with Best of Sonic the Hedgehog Villains paperback edition! This deluxe new installment to the smash-hit Best of Sonic series celebrates twenty years of loathsome characters you love to hate! Root for the bad guy (just this once) in this Best of of comics, specials and mini-series with the baddest baddies the Sonic comics have to offer! Villains features Dr. Eggman, Ixis Naugus, the Babylon Rouges, and many more in a must-have for any Sonic fan!

144 pages, $14.99.


Written and art by various, cover by Rafa Knight.

It's a special super-sized edition of the Sonic Super digest! Sonic the Hedgehog's adventures are now available in the popular digest format, but that's just not enough Sonic for all you hungry Sonic fans out there! By popular demand, get ready for a super-sized issue filled with even more Sonic the Hedgehog goodness, stretching back to the beginning of the comics' 20 year history! Can Sonic and the heroic Freedom Fighters save the world from the evils of Dr. Robtnik? Discover all the thrills, chills and spills for yourself with classic Sonic comics as only Sonic Super Digest can provide!

224 pages, $6.99.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Evan Stanley and various, cover by Rafa Knight.

The Shattered World Crisis continues! "The Chase" Part One: Uncle Chuck and Professor Pickle -- captured by the nefarious Dr. Eggman! It's up to Sonic and the Freedom Fighters to secure the precious kidnapped cargo from the Egg Train! But they're going to be in for the surprise of their lives when they discover that there are more than just badniks guarding it -- can Sonic handle the deadly, mysterious E-107 Theta?

32 pages, $2.99.


Written by Ian Flynn, art by Jim Amash and various, cover by Tracy Yardley and various.

"Shadow Fall" Part Three: Shadow -- agent of the brutal Black Arms? It's up to Rouge and Omega to bring their former friend to his senses -- if he doesn't destroy them all first! Meanwhile, the vicious alien race have stolen G.U.N.'s tactical nuclear device for -- and that can only spell trouble! Will Team Dark survive the mission with the deadly and devious ECLIPSE lurking in the shadows? Find out in the penultimate chapter to this expansive space epic.

32 pages, $2.99.

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