[Preview] Archie Comics’ 5/16 Release: RIVERDALE #12


Available Wednesday, May 16th from Archie Comics is issue twelve of RIVERDALE. RIVERDALE #12 is the latest issue of the comic series featuring stories set in between episodes of the CW TV series Riverdale written by the show’s writing staff. In this issue, Jughead runs into trouble on the Southside where the dangerous Serpents rule.

Here’s a look at the covers, storyline and preview pages for May 16th’s new release
from Archie Comics on New Comic Book Day…


New Release for the week of May 16th, 2018



Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Aaron Allen
Art: Thomas Pitilli, Andre Szymanowicz,
John Workman

Cover: Josie CW Photo Cover
Variant Cover: Betty & Jughead CW Photo Cover

On Sale Date: 5/16
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

From Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and the writers of the popular CW series Riverdale comes the MUST-READ, ongoing comic series set in the universe of the SMASH HIT TV show. Take a visit to the mean streets of the Southside, where the Serpents gang run the show—until Jughead Jones came to town. When he challenges something near and dear to the Serpents, will he be able to make it out alive? Written by Aaron Allen, writer of the CW Riverdale series, with stunning art by Thomas Pitilli!


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