News and notes from ALL over: Tuesday is comics day?

At last night’s presentations at the Diamond Retailer summit, some hints were dropped of bigger projects to be announced more fully during C2E2 panels. Here’s a bit of a roundup. We tried to snap some pictures of the slides, but they are awfully blurry…As Gilly might say: “Sorry!” • In Diamond news: the comics distribution […]

C2E2: How to get to C2E2

by Torsten Adair [Bookseller, Beat comment regular and internet addict Torsten Adair has compiled a list of ways to get to McCormick Place, the location of C2E2, the comics/pop culture show opening today. Read and learn.] Here are a few tips on traveling to and from the C2E2 convention at McCormick Place. 1)  The train […]

C2E2: Various

• ICv2 publisher Milton Griepp will present the company’s Comic Industry White Paper at C2E2 on Friday at 12:15 in room E350 at C2E2. The annual ICv2 White Paper, which has been presented for the last four years at New York Comic Con, is the definitive source of information each year on the comics business. Highlights […]

C2E2: Dark Horse

Dark Horse (Booth #459) hosts many creators, including Jim Shooter and Jill Thompson: FRIDAY, APRIL 16th: 12:00 – 1:00 Solomon Kane – Writer Scott Allie 2:00 – 3:00 Mass Effect/Star Wars – Writer John Jackson Miller 3:00 – 4:00 Beanworld – Writer/Artist/Creator Larry Marder   *Dark Horse Gold Key Comics Panel! 3:00 – 4:00 Room […]

C2E2: Reading with Pictures

Reading with Pictures (Booth 1468), an advocacy organization which promotes learning to read via comics, has a pretty big slate of programming at C2E2: FRIDAY Room E352, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM A Brief History of Cartoons,Comics and Graphic Novels: Putting It All Into Context It may seem like the term “graphic novel” has suddenly […]

C2E2: Top Cow teams with the Bears' Lance Briggs

Via PR: Top Cow Productions, Inc. is proud to announce Lance Briggs, the 5-time Pro Bowl player and Co-Defensive Captain of the Chicago Bears, will play a special role in Top Cow’s plans for next week’s Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2).   “I’ve been in love with comics since I was 7 years old. […]

C2E2: BOOM! Studios

BOOM! Studios will have their own perfumes, signings and variants: SCHEDULED SIGNINGS & PANELS Friday, April 16, 2010 – Booth #359
All Day – Signing with Keith R.A. DeCandido, David Alan Mack, Amy Mebberson(signing & sketching), Michael Alan Nelson, Declan Shalvey, Will Sliney, Jesse Blaze Snider, Johanna Stokes at BOOM! Booth.
12:00 – 1:00pm – Mark Waid […]

C2E2: Marvel booth signings, games and activities

This week, Marvel arrives at the first ever Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo to catapult the newest entertainment event to the ultimate level! Marvel (Booth #758), along with the hottest creators in the industry, bring fans all that they’ve been craving and more! Over the course of the three day mega-event, Marvel is bringing the […]

C2E2: Image Comics gets Windy

It’s hot in the Windy City of Chicago as Image Comics gets ready for the inaugural edition of C2E2 (Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo). It’ll only get hotter at the Image Comics booth, #651, when the show gets started Friday, April 16th! Don’t miss RYAN OTTLEY (INVINCIBLE) and JASON HOWARD (THE ASTOUNDING WOLF-MAN), who will […]

C2E2: Top Shelf continues Swedish Invasion

Via: Hey Chi-town friends, the Top Shelf Swedish Invasion is coming to you! Starting Friday and all weekend long, the new Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) takes over the lakeside McCormick Center in downtown Chicago, and we’ll be there in full force! Come out and meet: Indie comics superstar Jeffrey Brown, signing his vast […]