Archer & Armstrong #25

Archer & Armstrong #25

Writer: Fred Van Lente Artist: Clayton Henry Publisher: Valiant Comics Release Date: October 29, 2014 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 1
8.6Critic Rating
8.5User Rating


Be here front and center as the original creative team of Fred Van Lente and Clayton Henry lead off a 48-page A & A hollapalooza honoring Valiant's most dysfunctional duo!  Plus: John Layman (CHEW) tells the story of Armstrong's greatest foe he was too drunk to remember! Armstrong's first drink! A very special Timewalker adventure! And much more!

Featuring a who's who of funnybook madcappery with all-new stories and sheneganans from Donny Cates (Buzzkill), Juan Doe (Legion of Monsters), Ramon Villa Lobos, Ray Fawkes (Batman: Eternal), Justin Jordan (Dead Body Road), Barry Kitson (Empire), Michael Walsh (Secret Avengers), and many, many more!

  • 9.6
    The Fandom Post - Josh Begley Oct 29, 2014

    Archer & Armstrong's 25th Anniversary Hullabaloo is a solid anniversary issue that takes a moment to pause, reflect, and look forward. It celebrates the story without getting too serious about it, which is one of the reasons why this is such a consistently fun comic to read. 25 issues is far too short a time to spend with such great characters, but luckily for us, I think we're in for a long, exciting, funny ride. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Unleash The Fanboy - John McCubbin Oct 30, 2014

    Archer & Armstrong #25 sees an end of an era, giving a varied selection of fun stories. It does however fall into the same trap that most anniversary issues do, with the varying stories leaving a mixture of feelings. Despite this the large majority of this final issue is to a very high standard and comes highly recommended. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Geeked Out Nation - Kate Coenen Nov 1, 2014

    Archer & Armstrong #25 is the perfect gift for readers, with its wealth of world-building, action, and humor. This issue also serves as a great lead-in to other titles, like The Delinquents and the upcoming series Ivar, Timewalker. Valiant's comic universe is only getting bigger, so let's look forward to more special anniversary issues in the years to come! Read Full Review

  • 8.4 - Chase Magnett Oct 31, 2014

    Theres a long history of anniversary issues in the world of superhero comics. Archer and Armstrong #25 shows the full potential in creators celebrating the series that fans love to read every month. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Spectrum - Adam Alamo Nov 4, 2014

    With Archer & Armstrong #25, Valiant brings to a close another great series with a plus-sized anniversary issue. While I didn't think it was as tight or relevant as previous anniversary issues, it did pack a lot of humorous material that kept with the spirit of the series. It also demonstrated that while this chapter may have ended, there are still plenty of stories left to tell. It saddens me to see this series end for now, but I look forward to reading more about this unlikely duo in whatever incarnation their story takes in the future. Read Full Review

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