Josie and the Pussycats are the latest iconic characters to undergo the modernization treatment and Archie Comics. With a new series set to debut in September from the creative team of Marguerite Bennett, Cameron Deordio and Audrey Mok, the quintessential rock stars of the comic book world are following in the footsteps of Archie, Betty, Jughead and Veronica, shedding their classic look for an all-new take.
With a new series comes variant covers, and CBR News has the exclusive first look at a trio of offerings headed to comic shops Wednesday, September 28. Below, check out Josie, Valerie and Melody as depicted by Derek Charm, Colleen Coover, and Alitha Martinez!
JOSIE AND THE PUSSYCATS #1
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Friends, countrymen, lend me your long tails and ears for hats-the Pussycats are back!Â In this series kick-off, Josie's getting the band together to help achieve her dreams of musical stardom.Â But for the group to last, it needs a strong foundation of friendship and trust. Can the girls get going, or will Alexandra's plotting put a stop to the whole thing?Â Don't miss comics' supreme songstresses' return to the limelight in this exciting first issue!
Script: Marguerite Bennett and Cameron Deordio
Art: Audrey Mok
Josie & the Pussycats #1 Cover: Audrey Mok
Variant Covers: Derek Charm, Colleen Coover, Alitha Martinez with Kelly Fitzpatrick, and more!
On Sale Date: 9/28
32-page, full color comic