Posted by G-Man (34325 posts) - - Show Bio

Looks like Archie and friends will be trying to save a historical landmark in Riverdale. It won't be an easy task on many levels. And if it was, that could make a short story. Find out this week what happens when greed tries to stop a good deed and how the gang will deal with it.

Archie Comics has given us an exclusive preview for this week's ARCHIE AND FRIENDS DOUBLE DIGEST.


Ever wanted to make a difference in your home town? Archie and friends can relate! Inspired to renovate the very first general store established in Riverdale, the gang all pitch in to refurbish the historical landmark. However, when a greedy businessman pulls the mayor’s strings to have it condemned so he can turn a profit, publicity-savvy Veronica vows to get the media on their side to expose the corrupt deal and fight city hall in the process! Will they succeed in keeping Pickens General Store intact for future generations to enjoy? Pick up this double digest and read “From the Ground Up” to find out!

Script: Jeffery Branch

Art: Rex Lindsey, Rich Koslowski

Cover: Dan DeCarlo, Henry Scarpelli, Tito Pena

On Sale at Comic Specialty Shops: 2/6

160-page, full color comic

$3.99 US.

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#1 Posted by Loki2u (211 posts) - - Show Bio

Would this be a good jumping on point for new readers or will I be lost in the decades of repetitive stories and confusing plot lines?

#2 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

When in doubt, have Veronica call daddy...the moral of the story. Teehee.

#3 Posted by InsaneArtisticNerd (22 posts) - - Show Bio

I thought this ended in the 80's.