What Makes Archie Gayer: The New Homo Teen or the Jersey Shore Makeover?

While lesbian comic character Batwoman is getting her own series, were actually more thrilled about Archie … going gay.

Which this cover, from Archie #145, is not actually depicting! Those monster abs you’re seeing on Reggie is part of the gang’s Jersey Shore-style makeover (yes, really), while the true gay aspect of Archie arrives in the form of Kevin, who a gay teen who will be added to the Veronica title this year.

Feast of Fun‘s Fausto Fernos sits down with cartoonist Dan Parent, who says, “The plotline is that Veronica’s got the hots for this guy and can’t understand why he’s not interested in her, and … he’s gay.” If we had a dime …