EXCLUSIVE: "Betty & Veronica" Are Best Frenemies In New Variants

Yesterday, Archie Comics gave fans a look at their long-awaited "Betty and Veronica" series from writer/artist Adam Hughes. The series, which arrives in stores on July 20th, will see Riverdale's preeminent blonde and brunette going up against each other over the fate of the town's hangout, Pop's Chocklit Shoppe.

In addition to covers from Hughes, Stephanie Buscema, Cliff Chiang, Veronica Fish, Francesco Francavilla and Chip Zdarsky, which were revealed alongside yesterday's announcement, Archie Comics has given CBR the exclusive first look at five more of "Betty and Veronica" #1's variant covers.

The covers -- from Ryan Sook, Mahmud Asrar, Robert Hack, Ramon K. Perez and Moritat -- show Betty and Veronica's relationship on the ropes as they peer into diaries and engage in text battles.


IT'S BETTY VS. VERONICA! The most highly-anticipated debut in comics history is here! Betty and Veronica are America's sweethearts... until they turn on each other! "Pops' Chocklit Shoppe is being taken over by a huge coffee company. When Betty and Veronica go head-to-head over the issue, all bets are off! Friendships will shatter. Cities will burn. Nails will be broken. Betty and Veronica are back in this ALL-NEW #1 from comics legend Adam Hughes (Wonder Woman, Catwoman)!

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