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Here’s something to be thankful for today – Archie Comics sneak peeks!  The company sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Archie’s Double Digest #204, Betty #183, and Sonic the Hedgehog #207.  All the titles are expected to be in stores on December 3, 2009.

ARCHIE’S DOUBLE DIGEST #204
“Prize Surprise”: A mysterious prize inside a cereal box baffles Archie and his friends… and may be a bigger mystery than they realize!
SCRIPT AND ART: Tim Kennedy
“Toy Story”: A visit to the toy store is a trip down memory lane… and a look into the future… for Archie’s dad!
SCRIPT: Mike Pellowski
ART: Bob Bolling
“A Class Act”: The roots of the Archies band are revealed in this rockin’ Little Archie tale!
SCRIPT: George Gladir
ART: Bob Bolling
PLUS: Other new and classic tales!
SCRIPT AND ART: Various talents
BONUS: Puzzles, games and pin-ups!
Shipping Date: November 25th, 2009
On Sale at Comic Shops: December 3rd, 2009
Newsstands: December 15th, 2009
176-page, full color digest
$3.99 US

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BETTY #183
“Close Encounters of the Clothespin Kind”: Betty’s friends are left “hanging on the line” when she becomes obsessed with her clothespin doll collection!
SCRIPT: Barbara Slate
ART: Stan Goldberg
“Many Magic Moments”: When Betty’s grandparents come over for the holidays they bring their own Christmas ornaments – each representing a magical moment in their romance!
SCRIPT: Barbara Slate
ART: Stan Goldberg
“Party Smarty”: It’s time once again for beloved holiday traditions: stockings, presents, mistletoe… and competing Christmas parties from Betty and Veronica!
SCRIPT: George Gladir
ART: Stan Goldberg
“Cold Spell!”: The weather may be cold, but Archie knows how to warm Betty’s heart!
SCRIPT: Mike Pellowski
ART: Stan Goldberg
Shipping Date: November 25th, 2009
On Sale at Comic Shops: December 3rd, 2009
Newsstands: December 15th, 2009
32-page, full color comic
$2.50 US

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SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #207
“Blackout”: The Iron King wants the force-field over Sonic’s home city gone, so he heads to its power source: the radioactive remains of Robotropolis! This could spell doom for our heroes – not to mention the surrounding environment! As Sonic races to the rescue, Princess Sally finally comes to a pivotal personal decision. PLUS: “The Iron Queen:” The second half of this intriguing new villainess’ thrilling origin is revealed!
SCRIPTS: Ian Flynn
ART: Steven Butler
Shipping Date: November 25th, 2009
On Sale at Comic Shops: December 3rd, 2009
Newsstands: December 15th, 2009
32-page, full color comic
$2.50 US

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via Archie Comics

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Stephen Schleicher

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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

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