C2E2 is back on the industry radar after a successful Diamond retailer summit, and the event will return to CHicago in 2018.
At C2E2, Marvel unveiled its new publishing initiative dubbed “Marvel Legacy” that promises to be a celebration and renewal of the Marvel Universe. Marvel Legacy will kick off in the fall with MARVEL LEGACY #1, an oversized 50-page one-shot written by Jason Aaron and art by Esad Ribic. Besides reuniting Aaron and Ribic who previously […]
Okay, it’s time for my annual post on how to navigate your way to C2E2 at McCormick Place. Once again, it’s in the South Building, so if you attended before… well, then why the heck are you reading this?!? You already know how to get there! But for those who might have forgotten, or wondered […]
I haven’t been to C2E2 in Chicago since 2013, the last time the Diamond Retailer summit was held there, but the summit is back…and so is the Beat! Yeehaw! Can’t wait to have some authentic Chicago dogs. Tireless Torsten Adair has yet to post his “How to Get Around” notes for 2017, but here’s the […]
This week it’s C2E2, the big ReedPOP extravaganza in Chicago. The show proper is preceded by Diamond’s retailer conference and several publishers are showing up who haven’t been to the WIndy City in a while, including IDW making its FRIST appearance as an exhibitor. The schedule is below but the focus is on the Wynonna […]
Con season is heating up and so is con poster season. ReedPOP has just unveiled the poster for C2E2 by Declan Shalvey (Injection, Deadpool) and it features a little known team called the Guardians of the Glaxy. C2E2 takes place April 21-23 at Chicago’s McCormick Place and tickets are on sale now. This year’s […]
Anyone fascinated by the emerging world of digital comics was in for a treat at C2E2, thanks to a panel made up of a group of very diverse, very qualified professionals from the field. The discussion hosted speakers Mark Waid (Co-Founder at Thrillbent), Jen Brazas (creator of the Mystic Revolution webcomic), economics entrepreneur Jordan Plosky […]
ReedPOP stages fan events around the world, and almost every one has a cosplay contest. Those regional winners are then flown to Chicago, to participate in the Crown Championship of Cosplay finals at C2E2. Who won? Here’s the PR: ReedPOP Names Winner of C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay Competition March 20, 2016 In Front of a […]
The seventh Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, AKA C2E2, was held last weekend in Chicago, and nothing unusual happened. Cosplay was as amazing and varied as last year, and rivals many larger shows. Artist Alley featured a diverse selection of creators, many of them repeat attendees, many of them with long lines all weekend. While there […]
That’s right, Robbi Rodriguez of team Spider-Gwen is retiring from comics.