I guess half of you were right when you picked Veronica in Archie’s ball and chain dilemma.Â Archie Comics announced today, that the ginger haired high-schooler has popped the question of the brunette socialite. Is it a new direction for Archie Comics, or is this all going to end in a horrible dream sequence six months from now?
I can understand Betty being upset, but why does Jughead look so distressed?
The hijinx begin in Archie #600 arriving in August, 2009.
Archie Marries Veronica Part 1: The Proposal
Shipping Date: August 12th, 2009
On Sale at Comic Specialty Shops: August 19th, 2009
On Sale on Newsstands: September 1st, 2009
32-page, full color comic
Could it be true?Â Has Archie finally decided to take the plunge and propose to comicsâ€™ favorite rich girl?Â It sure looks that way!Â Earlier this year readers got a chance to relive â€œFreshman Yearâ€ with the famous teens of Riverdale High.Â Now make way for this special story that takes a look at Archie and his friends after they graduate college!Â What careers will they seek?Â Will the friends stay in Riverdale or disperse?Â What would lead Archie to have marriage on his mind?Â And why would he choose Veronica over Betty?Â How will Betty react?Â Can Archie shake off his klutzy past and hold down a steady jobâ€¦ for more than a month?Â Two things are certain: with the Lodges as hosts, this will be the biggest wedding Riverdale has ever seenâ€¦ and the biggest Archie Comics story since the famous â€œLove Showdown!â€