Written by IvCNuB4
on Sunday, January 19 2014 and posted in News with Benefits
This marks the 3rd consecutive issue to sell out
Source: Press Release - AfterlifeWithArchie.com
The folks at Archie Comics are riding high as their latest hit series Afterlife With Archie continues to break sales expectations. Following in the foot steps of the first two issues, issue #3 has now sold out as well.
From their official Press Release:
Archie zombie series sells out its 3rd consecutive issue in a row
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,” said Archie Comics Publisher Jon Goldwater. “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.”
The Press Release goes on to say that Afterlife With Archie is Archie’s first ever direct market only ongoing series.
Below you check out artist Francavilla's brand new cover created specifically for the 2nd printing which will be available at comic shops on February 19, 2014.
This series continues to bring in rave reviews and new readers with each issue. If you haven't read an Archie comic lately you may want to consider picking this one up to see what all the buzz is about.
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IvCNuB4 likes to maintain an air of mystery by never publicly revealing his true name unless you are one of the four lucky Outhouse posters he has PM'd it to. A life-long Chicago native, he was introduced to comics by his older brother's vast collection of Silver Age issues. When he is not at his day job as an IT geek or making the most of Chicago's three months of incredible summer, he can found spending way too much time with his very large, very loud Italian family. You will never find him on the likes of Facebook or Twitter as he scoffs at the necessity of most forms of social media.
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