The Archies #5

Writer: Alex Segura, Matthew Rosenberg Artist: Joe Eisma Publisher: Archie Comics Release Date: February 21, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 1
8.4Critic Rating
7.0User Rating

Featuring guest stars TEGAN AND SARA! After a wild, trippy ride to the 60s, the Archies find themselves back in the present day-and facing a major meltdown as one of the members quits. Can indie pop sirens TEGAN AND SARA help the band through the crisis, or has the tour gone kaput?

  • 9.0
    Graphic Policy - Logan Dalton Feb 21, 2018

    Matthew Rosenberg, Alex Segura, Joe Eisma, and Matt Herms put the titular band through the wringer inThe Archies#5 and hold off on the big rock star climax for yet another issue. Eisma's rawer line put the band's flaws front and center, including Archie's neverending quest for fame (His cheeks are so pinchable though.) and overflowing of negative emotions from the usually chill Jughead. There's some real talk and feelings in this comic that could definitely fit in with some tracks onThe Con. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    IGN - Kat Calamia Feb 22, 2018

    The Archies continues to portray a realistic story that showcases the struggles that come with chasing your dreams. Hopefully things start looking up for the band Read Full Review

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