Friday, 23 October 2015
The "last" Betty and Veronica #278 (Archie Comics)
Betty and Veronica #278 (Archie Comics)
Dan Parent (w) & (a)
Following the relaunch of the main Archie series and it's companion title, Jughead it became pretty obvious that the remaining old style Betty and Veronica comic would come to an end and prepare to join the new re-vamped line published by Archie comics.
The two girls fighting over Archie Andrews have had this joint title since 1951. Relaunched in 1987 the two volumes combine to an amazing 625 issues, hence the two numbers on the front cover. This isn't the last issue of course, Betty and Veronica is just going on hiatus to be relaunched in the near future.
And what way to go out? A school dance and a squabble over Archie Andrews affections once again.
Here's a couple of preview pages for your enjoyment:
Readers of this blog will notice I have a bit of a soft spot for Archie Comics. They always were good wholesome fun. Here's another couple of covers for old times sake.
So who would you choose? Betty or Veronica?