SNEAK PEEK: Archie Comics in stores now

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Archie Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Archie Christmas Classic Volume 1, Archie Double Digest #222, and Sonic Universe #32 that are in stores now.

ARCHIE CHRISTMAS CLASSIC VOLUME #1
The special holiday editions of Archie comic books have always been extremely popular with Archie fans of all ages, and this quintessential collection of favorite Christmas stories from the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s is destined to be a favorite under many a Christmas tree! This giant, full-color 192-page edition sports an iconic cover by artist Harry Lucey, and hilarious and heartwarming stories by such legendary Archie artists and writers as Dan DeCarlo, Stan Goldberg, Al Hartley, Bob Bolling, Bob White, Bill Vigoda, Tom Moore, Frank Doyle and George Gladir.
Shipping Date: 9/7/11
On Sale at Comic Shops:9/21/11
192 pgs, Full-Color
ISBN-13: 978-1879794788
$14.99 US/$16.99 CAN

ARCHIE DOUBLE DIGEST # 222
“FANTASY TIME,” PARADE REST”
Archie and Dilton share a love of reading in “FANTASY TIME” but Archie will have to leave his head in the books instead of in dreams if they’re are going to come true. After Veronica is named Homecoming Queen, she enlists her friends to build the biggest, most spectacular parade float Riverdale has ever seen. Their work is a success but they’re too tired to enjoy it in “PARADE REST.”
SCRIPT: George Gladir
ARTIST: Stan Goldberg
COVER: Dan Parent
Shipping Date: 9/7/11
On Sale at Comic Shops:9/21/11
Digest, 160 pgs, 30 lb newsprint, Full-Color
$3.99 US

SONIC UNIVERSE #32
“INSIDE JOB” Part Four: The explosive finale to the Scourge Arc! Sonic’s evil twin is running with the Destructix, and they’re fighting for their lives to escape Zone Jail! If the rioting prisoners don’t get them, the Zone Cops will! In the mad dash for freedom, who will escape – and who will be left behind?
SCRIPT: Ian Flynn
ARTIST: Tracy Yardley!, Jim Amash, Phil Felix and Steve Downer
COVER: Tracy Yardley! & Ben Hunzeker
Shipping Date: 9/7/11
On Sale at Comic Shops: 9/21/11
Comic, 32 pages, 40 lb. glossy stock, Full-Color
$2.99 US

via Archie Comics