My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Harley and Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica Issue #1 – December 2017 (DC & Archie Comics)

TITLE: Harley and Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica Issue #1 YEAR: December 2017 COMPANY: DC / Archie Comics Written by Paul Dini and Marc Andreyko Drawn by Laura Braga Colored by Tony Avina and Arif Prianto Lettered by Deron Bennett Editor: Kristy Quinn Harley Quinn was created by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm When I blogged about how odd it was to read “The Punisher Meets Archie” (from 1994), there […]

Katy Keene Special vol. 1, issue #2 – February 1984 (Archie Comics)

TITLE: Katy Keene Special vol. 1, issue #2 YEAR: February 1984 COMPANY: Archie Comics Writer/Artist: Bill Woggon Color: B. Grossman Editor: Robin Snyder Cover Artist: John S. Lucas She is a young woman of charm and glamour and the character Katy Keene has her legion of fans. Introduced back in 1945 in “Wilbur Comics” issue #5, Katy Keene would receive her own title in 1949-1961.  Similar to other series such […]

Afterlife with Archie – Book One: Escape from Riverdale – June 2014 (Archie Comics)

TITLE: Afterlife with Archie – Book One: Escape from Riverdale YEAR: June 2014 COMPANY: Archie Comics Story by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Artwork: Francesco Francavilla Lettering by Jack Morelli Creative Consultant: Jesse Goldwater I remember when I first heard about Archie Comics releasing a zombie comic book and I have to admit, I raised my eyebrows and felt like “why not, everyone is doing a zombie story these days”. Titled “Afterlife with […]

Archie Meets the Punisher – Vol. 1, Issue 1 (August 1994) (Archie Comics/Marvel Comics)

TITLE:  Archie Meets the Punisher – Vol. 1, Issue 1 YEAR: August 1994 COMPANY: Archie Comics/Marvel Comics Written by Batton Lash Artists: John Buscema (Punisher), Stan Goldberg (Archie) Letterer: Jack Morelli Colorist: Barry Grossman   Inker: Tom Palmer It was the issue that started out as a joke, Victor Gorelick with an idea of an Archie and Punisher crossover with a violent storyline that then Archie Comics publishers Richard Goldwater […]