Archie gets a hipster makeover, asks for romantic advice

This week, Archie Andrews made headlines when he arrived at Comic Con in a cool new outfit. The 75-year-old comic book character is reimagined in “Archie #1,” a new series that brings Riverdale into the 21st century with the help of Converse sneakers and smartphones. The makeover is courtesy of Eisner award-winning writer Mark Waid and artist Fiona Staples.Read the full article

  • Archie Andrews Just Got a 21st Century Makeover - 2 readers, 117 Tweets - Beloved comic character becomes Justin Bieber lookalike in skinny jeans.

  • After several decades, Archie gets a stunning modern makeover - 10 readers, 53 Tweets - Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s Archie #1. Written by Mark Waid (Daredevil, S.H.I.E.L.D.) with art by Fiona Staples (Saga, Mystery Society) and colors by Andre Szymanowicz (Hell Yeah, Elephantmen) with Jen Vaughn (Adventure Time, Av