Articles tagged archie comics

‘Riverdale’ Gets Good By Embracing Its Campy, Gothic Aesthetic

Despite my initial dislike of the CW's Riverdale, this soapy teen drama slowly grew on me.

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‘Riverdale’ Has Yet to Justify Its Continued Existence

Despite a keen visual flair and an intriguing performance from Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge, Riverdale has some work to do.

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‘Riverdale’, the CW’s Dark Take on Archie Comics, Is Vital and Inviting

Riverdale, the new TV take on the classic Archie comics, presents as a kind of Twin Peaks meets Dawson’s Creek.

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Riverdale and Our Discontents: Bart Beaty’s ‘Twelve-Cent Archie’

The secret of Archie is that neither its characters nor its readers desire any kind of truth at all. What we love most about comics is the balance of the art with story.

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28 Jul 2015 // 3:15 PM

Meet the New Archie (and Still Love the Old Archie)

On July 8, Archie Comics launched a new Archie #1, replacing the previous Archie title that had run continually since 1943.

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Recent Retro, Or What Will We Be Nostalgic About in the Future?

A look back at a 1990’s childhood, with “where is it now?” updates!

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'Knee Deep' Has a Great Setting That Ruins the Game

// Moving Pixels

"Knee Deep's elaborate stage isn't meant to convey a sense of spatial reality, it's really just a mechanism for cool scene transitions. And boy are they cool.

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