Betty and Veronica find themselves at the center of the murderous conspiracy at Riverdale. What was thought to be one killer is revealed a group of bloodthirsty vampiric fiends. Betty and Veronica are brought to Riverdale High, where they meet the two leaders responsible for the terror at Riverdale. Meanwhile, Vampirella and Sonja fended off the attack at the hospital and discovered the shocking connection between the killers and the high school. They make their way to Riverdale High, but will it be too late to save Betty and Veronica from danger?
The terror that engulfs Riverdale finally has a face and name, but it is revealed to be more than just a single person. A power-hungry group, lead by two vampiric leaders, has been responsible for the attacks on the town. Betty managed to piece together the clues about the victims but made herself a prime target. Now Betty and Veronica are loose ends that these killers want to see tied up.
The team-up of the peppy teens and monster hunters ramps up to a showdown in this issue. The killers step out from the shadows and give some classic evil gloating. The heroines have been chasing down leads and clues all this time, not knowing that the real truth has been watching in the background. The big plot reveal isn’t dramatic nor too hammy, but has enough slapstick silliness to fit the story.
Overall, this issue serves as a satisfying closing arc for the fun team-up and leaves the door open for a next arc to begin. There mystery and suspense may be solved for now, but a new adventure is sure to be on its way.
Red Sonja & Vampirella meet Betty & Veronica #6 will be on sale on October 23rd, 2019.
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