What is on the Riverdale Timeline?
The Riverdale timeline revolves around the live action CW series based on the rebooted Archie comics. This series takes a darker tone than even the rebooted comic series. It has been described has Archie Comics meets Twin Peaks.
Is the Riverdale canon to the Archie Comics?
The short answer is no. Even with the rebooted Archie comics there is some difference between new Archie comics and the Riverdale CW show. Moreover, the Riverdale TV series is loosely based on the Archie Comics however it is no canon to it. There are Riverdale specific comics that take place inside live action TV series universe. If you would like to know more about the Archie comics, head over to our Archie Comics timeline. If you see something that needs to added or changed to the timeline head over to our Contact page and drop us a message.
|#||Time/Series:||Watch:||Content Title:||Type:||Release Date:||Author/Director:||Notes:|
|1||Prequal||Read||Riverdale #0: One Shot||Comic||March 1, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa|
|2||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.01: "Chapter One: The River's Edge"||TV||January 26, 2017||Lee Toland Krieger|
|3||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #1: "Bloodsport" and "Bring it on"||Comic||April 5, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa||Takes between episodes 1 and 2.|
|4||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #2: "The Breakfast Club"||Comic||May 3, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa||Takes between episodes 1 and 2.|
|5||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.02: "Chapter Two: A Touch of Evil"||TV||February 2, 2017||Lee Toland Krieger|
|6||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.03: "Chapter Three: Body Double"||TV||February 9, 2017||Lee Toland Kreiger|
|7||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.04: "Chapter Four: The Last Picture Show"||TV||February 16, 2017||Mark Piznarski|
|8||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.05: Chapter Five: Heart of Darkness"||TV||February 23, 2017||Jesse Warn|
|9||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.06: "Chapter Six: Faster, Pussycats! Kill! Kill!"||TV||March 2, 2017||Steven A. Adelson|
|10||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #3: "Wild Things" and "The Case of the Sorrel Roan"||Comic||June 7, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa||Takes place after episode 6.|
|11||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #4: "We need to talk about Kevin"||Comic||July 5, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa|
|12||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.07: "Chapter Seven: In a Lonely Place"||TV||March 9, 2017||Allison Anders|
|13||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.08: "Chapter Eight: The Outsiders"||TV||March 30, 2017||David Katzenberg|
|14||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.09: "Chapter Nine: La Grande Illusion"||TV||April 6, 2017||Lee Rose|
|15||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #5: "Mantle the Magnificent"||Comic||August 9, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa||Takes place after epsiode 9|
|16||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.10: "Chapter Ten: The Lost Weekend"||TV||April 13, 2017||Dawn Wilkinson|
|17||Riverdale||Read||Riverdale #6: "Chock'lit Shoppe of Horrors"||Comic||September 13, 2017||Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa|
|18||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.11: "Chapter Eleven: To Riverdale and Back Again"||TV||April 27, 2017||Kevin Sullivan|
|19||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.12: "Chapter Twelve: Anatomy of a Murder"||TV||May 4, 2017||Rob Seidenglanz|
|20||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 1.13: "Chapter Thirteen: The Sweet Hereafter"||TV||May 11, 2017||Lee Toland Krieger|
|21||Riverdale||Watch||Riverdale 2.01: "Chapter Fourteen: A Kiss Before Dying"||TV||October 11, 2017||Rob Seidenglanz|