Archie Comics is preparing to mark the spooky season this October with Archie Horror Month Mayhem, releasing four new horror comics titled by a sequel from last year. Chilling Adventures in SorcerySabrina’s Cat with a single title for Salem and a pair of horror anthologies with sci-fi and YA twists, respectively.
Presents Chilling Adventures. , , strange secrets In a welcome return to the universe of his previous hit Archie horror series by writer Frank Tieri (Deadpool), with art by Federico Sabbatini (Moon Knight), a trio of dark sci-fi tales.
“In ‘Betty Cooper: Alien Hunter,’ a spine-tingling story set in Jughead: The Hungry Universe, we’ll find the fan-favorite werewolf hunter trading in her silver bullets for a UFO detector as she tries to uncover a mystery. It’s not of this world. But in typical Betty Cooper fashion, she could be a bigger threat to the good people of Riverdale than any E.T.,” said Tieri.
The issue rounds out the two stories written by Joan Starmer (Sirens of the City) and Ron Robbins (Archie’s Digest Library), with art by Juan Bobillo (Fantastic Four) and Ryan Jampol (Sonic the Hedgehog), featuring bingo Wilkin has rare appearances. , star of the ’70s comic series That Wilkin Boy, and a foil to Alexandra Cabot, Josie and the Pussycats.
Archie Comics’ beloved teenage witch Sabrina Spellman is no stranger to Archie horror, having titled her own comic, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, which spawned the Netflix streaming series. Like any good witch, Sabrina has a magical feline acquaintance named Salem, and now, horror-loving feline fans will have something to celebrate on October 12 when she stars in her first single titled , chilling adventures of salem, Written by comics horror master Cullen Bunn (Harrow County) with provocatively nostalgic “horror paperback” art by Dan Schoeing (Ghostbusters), the one-shot follows Salem as he helps the neighborhood animals exact revenge on them. those who have harmed them.
Archie Horror’s Middle Grade Chill Debut With October 19th fear the funhouse, Goosebumps and Are You Afraid of the Dark? Just like inspired by really scary kids horror, the one-shot anthology consists of a framing sequence in which younger versions of the core Archie comics tell each other increasingly terrifying stories by a campfire. It features Mikol Ostow (Riverdale), Magdalene Visaggio (Eternity Girl), and Michael Northrop (Teenage Titans Go!) Five Nights at Freddy’s, with art by Lysette Carrera (Lore Olympus), Ryan Kasky (The Spooky Tarot), and Diana Camaro. ).
October 26 is to kick off the opening month of Archie Horror’s Mayhem Chilling Thrills Return in Sorcery, a direct sequel to last year’s smash hit One-Shot, which starred the iconic Sabrina villain, Madame Satan! Our Titanic anti-hero has escaped from Hell and is open, but not for long; The devil is on the hunt and she is now hiding at Baxter High, posing as the headmaster of the school. Each orbit seems to be a portal back to hell – and our window into a new horror story – culminating in a climax. Original framing sequence writer Eliot Rahal returns to take the thread here, along with writers Sina Grace (Iceman) and Casey Gilly (Dungeons & Dragons), and artist Vincenzo Federici (TMNT: The Armageddon Game), Corinne Howell (Transformers). Liana Kangas (Star Wars Adventures).