DARK CIRCLE COMICS Coming Soon From Archie


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Archie rebrands superhero imprint, plans slate of ‘cinematic’ and ‘literary’ titles in the vein of hit AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE series


Archie Comics is rebranding their long-running superhero imprint, Red Circle Comics, as a more literary, cinematic, and mature imprint called Dark Circle Comics.

According to Dark Circle Comics Editor Alex Segura, the imprint will feature stories “… more akin to cable television shows like Boardwalk Empire, True Detective and Orange is the New Black. Unique voices telling stories about flawed characters from a range of genres, including crime, superhero adventure and off-the-wall action.”

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Preview of Archie #627 – Archie Meets KISS

Archie Meets Kiss

Archie Comics released a preview of the first chapter of “Archie Meets Kiss” by Alex Segura and Dan Parent from Archie #627 to CBR News. It includes a great variant cover from Francesco Francavilla!

To properly kick off the issue, Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Alex Segura, and Dan Parent will be at Golden Apple Comics in Hollywood, CA on Wed. November 30th, 2011 to sign copies of Archie #627!

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