February 20, 2012

Anthony's picks for Archie for May 2012

Anthony's picks for Archie for May 2012

Archie #633Here’s what’s of interest for Archie for May 2012. Full solicitations are listed here.

Comics I’ll be buying

  • Archie #633, on sale May 23, $3
  • Kevin Keller #3, on sale June 13, $3
  • Life With Archie #20, on sale June 6, $4

Comics I might buy

  • Betty and Veronica Double Digest #202, on sale June 13, $4
  • World of Archie Double Digest #18, on sale June 6, $4

Comments

The next installment of the “Archie marries Valerie” storyline brings… another alternate-future offspring for Archie! She’s a cute looking kid, I admit…

“Kevin Keller” this month focuses on summer hijinks, as Kevin gets a summer job as a lifeguard while dealing with Cheryl Blossom (another character who made a splash in Archie’s comics like Kevin). While the cover (like the others in his series to date) largely shows him hanging around his best friend Veronica, the description does promise one of Cheryl’s cohorts is a guy who “…has eyes for Kevin.” Given the gang’s experiences with dating anyone associated with Cheryl (or Cheryl herself), wonder how he’ll turn out…

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