Archie Comics does it again! Afterlife Wtih Archie, the new ongoing series that has turned the little town called Riverdale into a Zombiepocalypse has sold out for a record setting three issues in a row! Written by Harvey Award-Winning writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa with art by Eisner Award-Winning artist Francesco Francavilla.
New York, NY — Afterlife With Archie, the acclaimed ongoing series written by Harvey award-winning writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Eisner award-winning artist Francesco Francavilla, has now sold out for a third consecutive issue at Diamond.
“We’re thrilled that Afterlife #3 has sold out. This is the first time in the history of Archie Comics that three consecutive issues have sold out and we plan to continue this hot streak for many issues to come. Thank you to the fans and retailers who continue to support this great new book from Archie Comics.”
One of 2013’s most talked about comic books, Afterlife With Archie landed on several year end best of lists including HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, COMIC BOOK RESOURCES, NERDIST, SALON, THE ADVOCATE, BLEEDING COOL, BLOODY DISGUSTING, iFANBOY, COMIXOLOGY, and many more.
Afterlife With Archie is Archie’s first ever direct market only ongoing series. Series artist Francavilla has created another brand new cover for the 2nd printing of Afterlife With Archie #3, which will go on sale 2/19/2014. Stay tuned as the horror and suspense continue to build from issue to issue!