Riverdale #8 is the 32-page full color comic in the Riverdale comic book series. It was released on November 22, 2017. [1]


"YOU KNOW, I KIND OF LOVE NEW YORK." — Small town kids get a taste of big city life when the "core four" go to NYC for the weekend. Archie tries to keep up with Veronica's high society pals, Betty and Jughead worry that their relationship may not survive outside the bubble of their hometown, and Kevin and Cheryl don’t intend to miss out on a day of mischief in the Big Apple…


  • Concept Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
  • Writer: Will Ewing
  • Artist: Thomas Pitilli
  • Colors: Andre Szymanowicz
  • Letters: John Workman
  • Cover: CW Photo Cover – Betty Cooper
  • Variant Cover: CW Photo Cover – Veronica Lodge
  • Chief Executive Officer/Publisher: Jon Goldwater
  • Chief Creative Officer: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
  • Editor-In-Chief: Victor Gorelick


  • This is the first issue of the comic not featuring an Artistic Variant Cover, but only The CW Photo Covers.
  • According to this issue, the town of Riverdale is located North on the West Side Highway of the New York State Route 9A.
  • Although mentioned in the synopsis, Kevin and Cheryl don't appear in this story. Their scenes were likely cut out.
  • This issue marks the first appearance of New York City.





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