The new television series Riverdale, which is based on Archie Comics, is getting its own comic book adaptation. The new comic is not to be confused with Mark Waid’s modern-day reboot comic, simply titled Archie.
As if Afterlife With Archie and the successful new comic relaunch of the flagship series weren’t enough, The CW is also putting together a live-action spin on the classic Archie comic, dubbed Riverdale. Now we finally have some juicy details.
With sci-fi faves like The Flash and iZombie already on the schedule, The CW is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to genre material — and up next they’re mining some franchises that should sound familiar.