Archie #23

Writer: Mark Waid Artist: Audrey Mok Publisher: Archie Comics Release Date: August 23, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5 User Reviews: 3
9.1Critic Rating
7.7User Rating

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Brand new story arc! The fallout continues! One life has been destroyed, another family has been torn apart - and only the kids of Riverdale High can save their town from imploding!

  • 10
    The Fandom Post - Josh Begley Sep 2, 2017

    Archie #23 tells a powerful story of loss and regret, comfort and community. The writing and art are excellent and this is well worth your time and money. Dr. J gives this an" Read Full Review

  • 10
    Outright Geekery - Ashley Gibbs Sep 4, 2017

    While I mainly read Archie books for lighthearted stories, the amazing writing and artwork presented here make this one of my favorite issues in this new series so far. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Doug Warren Aug 23, 2017

    To end this on a not-so-depressing note, I just want to say I love how the girls’ noses are draw in this series. Seriously, for the past 25 years I’ve been reading Archie, that is the one thing that bothered me. As a kid, I could even piece together in my head how Betty and Veronica even had noses. I thought there was just a hole for a uni-nostril. And as I got older, I could rationalize that there was a nose there, they were just stylistically made dainty, but I still couldn’t see it. So, hats off to design team of the revamp because Betty and Veronica finally have the noses they deserve! Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Aug 26, 2017

    The Archie concept - following the lives of teens in high school - is an enduring one, and it can be adapted to different formats. Thank goodness! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Newsarama - Kat Calamia Aug 28, 2017

    Archie #23 focuses on Betty's trauma from an outsiders' perspective, which should make Betty's narrative even stronger when the story hopefully shifts to her point of view. Read Full Review

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