Developed by Ape Entertainment's digital partner iVerse Media, the Richie Rich app will feature digitally restored and colour corrected original master copies of the comic as well as new adventures under the title of Rich Rescue.
The Richie Rich digital comic app is free to download and features a free preview of the first issue. The app includes four full-color issues of the all-new Rich Rescue series ($1.99/each) and the Richie Rich Classicsseries ($.99/each), each with a colour cover, one five-page story in colour and the rest in classic black and white.
These new adventures are available digitally within the app as well as in print at comic book shops nationwide.
The first four new Richie Rich adventures are: Rich Rescue, Issue #1: The Boon Under The Bay!, Richie Rich: Rich Rescue, Issue #2: The Pursuit of Pesos!, Richie Rich: Rich Rescue, Issue #3: Just Desserts Deserts, andRichie Rich: Rich Rescue, Issue #4: Yen for a Yeti!
Richie Rich made his comic book debut in 1953 and has since starred in his own comic book series, syndicated comic strip, and animated TV series. There have been 50+ Richie Rich comic titles and 2,000 issues under his name.