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REVIEW: 'Home Sick Pilots' #2 by Dan Watters, Caspar Wijngaard, and Aditya Bidikar

The Old James House has lost its ghosts. With her new powers, it's up to Ami to bring them back...whether they want to come home or not. Even when they're really big ghosts wrapped in metal, with lots of sharp edges and things. HOME SICK PILOTS #2 Writer: Dan Watters Artist: Caspar Wijngaard Letterer: Aditya Bidikar  Designer: Tom Muller Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 13, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Score:  ★★★☆☆ (3/5) A powered-up ghostified Ami has been compelled to find the ghosts of The Old James House in the form of an enchanted horseshoe. Its current bearer isn't going to give it up so easily. Meanwhile, Ami's friends Buzz and Rip are left looking for answers about her whereabouts back at the house. The second issue of Home Sick Pilots from Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard takes a surprising turn as it defies the expectations of a haunted house story established in its debut. Issue one was a stellar debut that had a lot of energy from its young protago

PREVIEW: 'Archie' #21 by Mark Waid, Pete Woods, and Jack Morelli

“OVER THE EDGE” continues Wednesday in the ongoing ARCHIE series from acclaimed team of writer Mark Waid and artist Pete Woods.


"We’ve had a great deal of success (and I’ve had a great deal of fun) rebuilding the Riverdale universe these last two years, and now that we’ve finally put all the characters on the table and given them depth, it felt time to ramp up the stakes," said writer Mark Waid. 

"Teenagers (speaking as a former one) do dumb things all the time, but rarely do we see the consequences of their mistakes on this dire a level. This is a story about what happens when we make small, poor decisions and they end up having big ramifications."

ARCHIE #21Variant Cover by Greg Smallwood

"I'm more interested in showcasing how these characters evolve and respond to tragedy than just killing someone off for the shock value."

The fallout from Archie and Reggie's dangerous street race is fully realized in July's ARCHIE #22, the final chapter of OVER THE EDGE, which will set the stage for new stories in the months to come. ARCHIE #21 is available tomorrow in comic book shops and digitally. 


ARCHIE #20 Variant Cover by Matthew Dow Smith

ARCHIE #21

A phone call leaves everyone in Riverdale in a state of shock and despair! 

Script: Mark Waid
Art: Pete Woods, Jack Morelli
Cover: Pete Woods
Variant Covers: Matthew Dow Smith, Greg Smallwood
On Sale Date: 6/21
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.







Get ARCHIE #21 tomorrow at your local comic book shop using the Comic Shop Locator Service or online via the Archie Comics Shop.

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